Heritage Grants Program

ACT Heritage Grants 2020-2021

Twenty one successful projects in the ACT Heritage Grants Program were announced by Minister Gentleman on 29 August 2020.

The grants will provide $376,251 to individuals and community groups to identify and undertake projects that promote and conserve our local heritage.

Successful projects for 2020-2021

Funding Priorities

  • Conservation works, Conservation Management Plans and projects that enable the continued use of and access to heritage places and objects:
    • Priority will be granted to conservation works for private residential dwellings.
  • Community projects that increase the utilisation, awareness and engagement in heritage places and objects through education (of all ages), oral histories, tourism, interpretation and events;
    • Priority will be granted to projects that add advanced content to the Augmented Reality Canberra Tracks App (e.g. videos, audios, photography, holograms, geo-locator pips, etc).
  • Aboriginal projects initiated by or involving the local Aboriginal community in local heritage activities; and
  • Projects that provide partnership opportunities between community organisations and ACT Government agencies.


Successful projects from previous years

More information

Contact the ACT Heritage Grants Officer on 13 22 81 or email heritage@act.gov.au.