Community Heritage and Icons Grants

This program provides funding for a range of interpretation, communication, promotion and volunteer activities that promote community participation and awareness of places listed on Australia’s National Heritage List.

Eligible activities include:

  • development of signage, brochures and pamphlets;
  • development of web content, smart phone applications or virtual tours;
  • development of interpretive heritage trails and walks;
  • relevant training, tools, occupational health and safety equipment, branded uniforms and support for volunteer groups who work at National Heritage Listed places;
  • heritage promotion and community education activities that celebrate the National Heritage List place and its listed values;
  • community events that enhance awareness of the heritage values of the National Heritage List place; and
  • capturing stories of the importance of National Heritage listed places to the community in electronic, web ready format, printed or other forms of knowledge transfer.


Applications must be received before 2:00PM (AEDT) on Thursday 23 March 2017.

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The Museums & Galleries of NSW supports and promotes volunteer, artist run and professionally staffed public museums and galleries, and Aboriginal cultural centres, throughout NSW.

Museums & Galleries of NSW is supported by the NSW Government through Arts NSW.

Museums & Galleries of NSW is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.

Museums & Galleries of NSW
(M&G NSW) provides programs and services improving the visitor experience in small to medium museums, galleries and Aboriginal cultural centres across NSW.

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