Grants listing for August and September

More cool grants for you. Remember, we can help with grant-writing on a flat fee basis. Contact if you need a hand. Here’s this month’s offerings:   ANZ Seeds of Renewal Program, 12 August Grants of up to $10,000 are available for community organisations to create education and employment opportunities, with preference to regional communities. Applications close 12 August and more information is available at   Regional Achievement and Community Awards – Queensland, 23 August Several categories are […]

125 leading women to be named

To celebrate its 125th anniversary, YWCA Queensland is searching for the state’s 125 leading women. Nominations close 15 September and you can nominate yourself or any other woman you believe deserves to be recognised. The full list of 125 leading women will be announced in October and more information is available at  

Strategic National Research Priorities

The Australian Government announced its strategic research priorities to drive investment in areas that are of immediate and critical importance to Australia and its place in the world. The 5 challenges adopted as the overarching structure for the development of the priorities are: Living in a changing environment Promoting population health and wellbeing Managing our food and water assets Securing Australia’s place in a changing world Lifting productivity and economic growth. More information about the priorities is available at the […]

Grants listing for July and August 2013

There’s a bucketload of worthy grants on the horizon. Get busy folks:     Management Excellence Awards: Queensland & NT, 15 July The Australian Institute of Management hosts awards which recognise owner managers, young managers, not-for-profit managers and professional managers. Nominations close 15 July and more information is available at   Thiess Care Grants, 19 July Thiess offers charities, not for profit and community groups funding of up to $10,000 for initiatives that provide a health, environment or education […]

2013 Queensland Landcare Conference

This annual event takes place in Warwick, 27 – 29 September, with the theme healthy habitats – profitable production. With 300 landcarers expected to descend on the southern Downs town, you can expect all sorts of landcarey goodness. Seven keynote speakers, including Australia’s first ever soil health advocate, Major General Michael Jeffery AO, along with more than 30 concurrent sessions, field trips, social functions and plenty of networking opportunities. Wombat Creative is working with the hosts, Condamine Headwaters Landcare Group, […]

Wombat events

Wombat Creative manages events that work towards achieving sustainability goals. We work on natural resource management, conservation, agriculture and community events to ensure that our clients have the impact they actually need. We’re not event managers pitching for rural and conservation work, we’re committed natural resource management and conservation workers who genuinely want to help you raise awareness and engage the right audience. We’ve built quite a reputation in coordinating events in far-flung places – shipping in tent cities, sweeping […]