Remote Sport Program Stimulus Package

One-off funding applications are invited from current Remote Sport Provider (RSP) recipients for the following key objectives:

  • Increased opportunities for residents of remote communities to participate in sport and active recreation activities on a regular basis
  • Enhancing the capacity of regional and remote communities to deliver regular organised sport and recreation activities.

Funding available

Up to $10,000 per community with a maximum of one application per community.

Up to $1,000 may be considered towards equipment purchase where the need can be a demonstrated.

What can be funded

Funding can be applied for the following:

  • Employment, including increased hours of casual/part-time locally employed sport and recreation officers in communities supported by relevant Regional Councils or Aboriginal organisations; and
  • Purchase of sporting equipment.

Key dates

Applications are open and close on Wednesday 20 May 2020 at 2pm.

Before you apply

Before you apply, you should:

  • contact the Department for assistance, to ensure you meet the eligibility requirements of this category
  • read the guidelines before applying for any funding.

Sport and Active Recreation Response and Resilience package guidelines PDF (245.8 KB)
Sport and Active Recreation Response and Resilience package guidelines DOCX (188.7 KB)

How to apply

All applications must be submitted online at

More information

For more information contact

David King
Phone: 08 8982 2328

Last updated: 18 May 2020

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