The latest round of the Queensland Indigenous Land and Sea Grant program - Applications should be submitted online by Thursday 17 August 2017 at 5pm.

The Queensland Indigenous Land and Sea Grant program provides Indigenous communities with grants of up to $75,000 to support projects that build capacity to conserve environmental and cultural resources.

The program supports on-ground environmental and cultural heritage projects on Indigenous peoples’ lands that effectively build collaborative relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders and organisations.

Application forms and funding guidelines containing terms and conditions as well as information on how to apply are available on the Queensland Government website. 

Activities funded through the program include (but are not limited to):

  • cultural heritage site management (recording, protection and training)
  • protected species monitoring and conservation
  • feral animal management
  • fire management
  • erosion control
  • habitat restoration
  • weed control
  • the development and implementation of country management plans.

The 2017–18 funding round is now open, please consider the guidelines (PDF, 143KB) in developing a proposal. Expressions of Interest applications are invited until 5pm, Thursday 17 August 2017. If you have questions about the grant program please contact the grants officer on (07) 4222 5541 or email