Restoring landscapes across the Mount Alexander Region

Funding Opportunities

Click on the pages below for information on some of the common sources of funding accessed by Landcare and Friends groups in the Mount Alexander Shire.

If you would like to be kept up-to-date with Landcare funding opportunities as they are announced, subscribe to Connecting Country’s ‘Landcare E-news’ bulletins  by contacting our Local Landcare Facilitator at

The North Central CMA’s ‘’North Central Chat’ newsletter is another great source of information on grants and other Landcare news from around the North Central Catchment. Email to subscribe, or visit the North Central CMA’s Landcare page to download the newsletter.

Landcare/Friends groups in our region are also eligible to contact and request three days of environmental works help from the Landmate prison crew each financial year. Note that there are limitations, so email Matt, call 0408 360 407, or visit for more information.

Government Grants

Local State and Federal grant programs

Philanthropic Funding

Some of the non-government grants suited to Landcare projects

Corporate Support

Support from Landcare Australia Limited