ClubGRANTS Program

Each year, Bathurst Regional Council invites local community organisations to apply for funding under the ClubGRANTS Program.  Participating Clubs in the Bathurst area are: Panthers and Bathurst RSL Club.

The Program allows registered clubs with annual gaming machine revenue exceeding $1 million to apply a percentage of their gaming machine revenue to community development and support projects.

Projects in the following categories may qualify for Category 1 funding:

  • Community welfare and social services
  • Community development
  • Community health services
  • Employment assistance activities.

Applications for Category 2 funds are made directly to clubs.

Applications close at 4.00 pm on Wedneesday 26 April 2017 and should be addressed to the ClubGRANTS Secretary, Bathurst Regional Council, Private Mail Bag 17, Bathurst 2795, or emailed to .

Application form

Application form - under $1,000

Groups who received funding in 2016 are required to complete a Standard Funding Report Form (click on link below) which is to be returned to Council.  If this form is not received, applications for 2017 may not be considered.

Funding Report Form

Further details can also be obtained from the Clubs NSW website: or by contacting Council on 02 6333 6523.