MASC Community Grants 2016

Every year, our Shire makes available grants of up to $3,000 to support local community-based projects and initiatives. Applications for the Mount Alexander Shire Community Grants are now open and close on 19 February 2016 at 4pm. Applications can be submitted online or in hardcopy.
Apply Online Now

To assist applicants with the new online application system, the Shire are holding a number of drop in sessions to help people register:

  • Castlemaine Continuing Education – Tuesday 2 February 10am to 12pm
  • Castlemaine Continuing Education – Wednesday 3 February 4.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Maldon Neighbourhood Centre – Wednesday 10 February 10.30am to 12.30pm

For additional information about the Community Grants Program, please click here, call Rebecca Smith on 5471 1744 or email

Volunteer Grants

As in previous years, MAVN was involved in guiding a number of community organisations through the application process for Mount Alexander Volunteer Support Grants. The success rate for these grants has always been a matter of pride for this organisation.

Annual General Meeting

The MAVN Annual General Meeting was held at The Scout Hall, 138 Victoria Road, Harcourt, at 1pm on Monday January 11, 2016.