Regional Development Australia - Wheatbelt
An Australian Government Initiative

BBRF Round 5 - Documents

Round 5 BBRF is now closed to applications. The below is for information only.

12th Feb update - BBRF Round 5 Power point.

11th Feb update - Wheatbelt tourism economic briefing paper.

10th Feb update - (BBRF) Round 5 Workshop recording now available.

Download the RDAWA Developing Finding Proposals Round 5 Guide

Download the fact sheets - Are you ready to apply  /  Cost Benefit Analysis  /  FAQs  /  DISER Employment Outcomes  /  Tourism-Related infrastructure

Closing 5 March 2021

Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) - Round 5. To be eligible, applicants must be an incorporated not-for-profit, local government agency or body, or non-distributing co-operative. Grants cover 50% or more of eligible project costs. The round has allocated $100 million of targeted support for tourism-related infrastructure, while maintaining $100 million for broader community infrastructure and investment.

Applicants are encouraged to engage with their local Regional Development Australia (RDA) offices prior to preparing applications. Please contact our Director Regional Development, Mandy Walker on mandy.walker@rdawheatbelt.com.au 
 
Infrastructure Projects Stream - $20,000 to $10 million. Supports investment ready projects that provide economic and social benefits for regional and remote areas. https://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/building-better-regions-fund-infrastructure-projects-stream 
 
Community Investments Stream - $5,000 to $1 million. Supports new or expanded local events, strategic regional plans or leadership and capability strengthening activities that provide economic and social benefits to regional and remote areas. https://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/building-better-regions-fund-community-investments-stream