Eligible groups and organisations in Capricornia are invited to visit Member for Capricornia, Michelle Landry’s website for nomination of potential projects for an Australian Government grant to plant trees in honour of the legacy of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II and her 70 years of service to Australia and the Commonwealth. During this time, The […]


Ex-service and community organisations in Capricornia are encouraged to apply for a share in $3.5 million for commemorative projects through the latest round of the Saluting Their Service grants program, which is now open. Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel Andrew Gee said the Australian Government had committed an extra $10 million to the ongoing […]

Stronger Communities Programme Round 7

SMALL COMMUNITY PROJECTS IN CAPRICORNIA The Liberal and Nationals Government is providing a further $150,000 in funding for small-scale upgrades and new equipment that community groups in Capricornia need and deserve. “Our Government continues to deliver for Capricornia” Ms Landry said. “This latest funding injection will support up to 20 projects across our communities, supporting […]

Grants open in Capricornia for young Australians making agriculture future-ready

The Hon. David Littleproud MPMinister for Agriculture and Northern AustraliaDeputy Leader of the Nationals The Hon. Michelle Landry MPAssistant Minister for Children and FamiliesAssistant Minister for Regional TourismMember for Capricornia Investing in a future-ready agriculture, fisheries and forestry sector is the goal of the 2022 Science and Innovation Awards grant program, with applications now open. […]

Lowering energy costs for community groups in Capricornia

Community groups across Capricornia will be supported by a new Morrison Government program to lower energy costs, support local jobs and help reduce global emissions.   The Powering Communities Program will fund up to 12 projects worth a total of $67,700 in Capricornia. Grants of between $5,000 and $12,000 will be available to eligible community organisations, […]

Volunteer Grants 2021

I am pleased to invite organisations to express their interest in applying for funding through the Volunteer Grants program under the Families and Communities Program.The objectives of Volunteer Grants are to:• help community organisations to support the efforts of Australia’s volunteers• help community organisations to support the inclusion of vulnerable people through volunteering• encourage, support […]

Grants Open For Capricornia Ex-Service Organisations

EX-SERVICE organisations (ESOs) in Capricornia who help veterans and their families are invited to for the 2021-22 Building Excellence in Support and Training (BEST) grants program which are now open. Member for Capricornia Michelle Landry said the services provided by advocacy groups are highly valued by the ex-service community. “ESOs in Capricornia provide vital advocacy […]

Backing our loacal manufacturing businesses to grow

The Hon Karen Andrews MPMinister for Industry, Science and Technology The Hon Michelle Landry MPMember for CapricorniaAssistant Minister for Children and FamiliesAssistant Minister for Northern Australia MEDIA RELEASE The Morrison Government’s game-changing investment to super-charge manufacturing and grow jobs is now open to local businesses, with applications sought under the $1.3 billion Modern Manufacturing Initiative […]

2021-22 Commemorative Grants Open To Capricornia Applicants

A new year means the opening of the 2021-22 Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Program, with applications now welcome from organisations in Capricornia. Ms Landry said the program was now entering its 25th year and had already supported thousands of projects nationally, including in Capricornia “It gives me great pleasure to let the community know that applications […]

$9 Million Grant program strengthens NQ economy

The Hon David Littleproud MPMinister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency ManagementDeputy Leader of The Nationals The Hon Michelle Landry MPFederal Member for Capricornia The Australian Government is backing jobs growth in Capricornia, with a $9 million grants program now open. The North Queensland Economic Diversification Grants are part of the government’s commitment to supporting communities […]

Capricornia Preserves Australia’s Military History

Community groups and organisations in Capricornia committed to preserving Australia’s military history will benefit from $10,000 under the Federal Government’s Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Program. Member for Capricornia Michelle Landry congratulated Yeppoon RSL on being awarded a grant and ensuring those on the Capricorn Coast have an awareness of the strong connection to our nation’s military […]

Applications open to fund life-saving driver reviver upgrades in Capricornia

The Hon Michael McCormack MPDeputy Prime MinisterMinister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional DevelopmentLeader of The NationalsFederal Member for Riverina The Hon Scott Buchholz MPAssistant Minister for Road Safety and Freight TransportFederal Member for Wright The Hon Michelle Landry MPFederal Member for Capricornia Assistant Minister for Children and FamiliesAssistant Minister for Northern Australia MEDIA RELEASE Owners […]