The Victorian Government has now established the On-Farm Drought Infrastructure Support Grants.
Grants of up to $5,000 (ex GST) are available to eligible farm businesses. Eligible farm businesses are required to provide at least dollar for dollar matching funding co-contribution.
Eligible infrastructure improvements will improve drought preparedness and better position the farm business into the future, including:
Wellington, East Gippsland, Swan Hill, Gannawarra, Loddon, Campaspe, Greater Bendigo, Greater Shepparton, Moira, Strathbogie, Benalla, Wangaratta, Wodonga, Indigo, Alpine, Towong, Mildura, Hindmarsh, Yarriambiack, Buloke, Horsham, Northern Grampians
To apply please complete the application form which can be accessed online HERE.
Applicants are encouraged to contact Rural Finance on 1800 260 425 if further assistance is required.
Victorian Government Support
Agriculture Victoria is offering optional information and workshops to support grant recipients make the most of their infrastructure investments.
For more information about this and other drought support being provided by the Victorian Government contact Agriculture Victoria on 136 186 or click HERE.