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Archived Grant Opportunity View - GO5165

Our Marine Parks Grants - Round 3

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Community Grants Hub

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1800 020 283

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GO ID:
GO5165
Agency:
Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Close Date & Time:
16-Dec-2021 9:00 pm (ACT Local Time)
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Internal Reference ID:
2020-5029
Primary Category:
211006 - Natural Resources - Conservation and Protection
Publish Date:
25-Oct-2021
Location:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS
Selection Process:
Open Competitive

Description:

The Australian Government is inviting applications in an open process to the third round of Our Marine Parks Grants. This grant opportunity is part of the Australian Government’s $39.9 million investment in Australian Marine Park partnerships and forms part of the broader $100 million Ocean Leadership Package announced in April 2021.

The Our Marine Parks Round 3 grant opportunity seeks to support achievement of Australian Marine Park objectives: 

a) the protection and conservation of biodiversity and other natural, cultural and heritage values of marine parks in the Australian Marine Park Network

b) ecologically sustainable use and enjoyment of the natural resources within marine parks in the Australian Marine Park Network, where this is consistent with objective (a),

including through projects which aim to:

1. improve capacity of regional and Indigenous communities to deliver outcomes that support ongoing management and health of Australian Marine Parks.

2. develop tourism operator capability to deliver environmentally and culturally appropriate, high-quality recreation and tourism experiences in or associated with Australian Marine Parks, contributing to Australia’s visitor economy.

3. improve ecosystem health and understanding of marine park values and the pressures impacting on them, including, but not limited to, projects with the recreational and commercial fishing sectors and the seafood industry.

 

Eligibility:

To be eligible you must be one of the following entity types: 

  • Indigenous Corporation 
  • Company  
  • Corporate State or Territory Entity 
  • Non-corporate State or Territory Statutory Authority
  • Local Government 
  • Cooperative
  • Incorporated Association
  • Statutory Entity

 

Instructions for Application Submission:

To apply go to the application form here

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Contact Details

Community Grants Hub

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1800 020 283

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