Community Development Fund

The objectives of the fund are to;

  1. Provide financial assistance for organisations and/or projects which benefit the community.
  2. To assist community based (not for profit) organisations to develop and maintain facilities.
  3. To provide community based (not for profit) organisations with relief from Council imposed fees and charges.

The 2017/2018 funding round is now open and close 4:00pm on 31 May 2017.

The Community Development Fund Application form and Guidelines are available at

  • Shire Offices in Ravensthorpe and Hopetoun
  • Ravensthorpe Community Resource Centre
  • Hopetoun Community Resource Centres.

Links also available here:

Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund

The Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund was established in 2011 by the Shire of Ravensthorpe. There is an annual funding program which opens in March each year.

The 2017/2018 funding round is now open and close 4:00pm on 28 April 2017.

The complete package with information, guidelines and application form are available at the Shire Offices and on the Shire Website

 Here are your links:

The Fund is managed by a Board of Governors consisting of:

Mr Trevor DeLangrafft (Chair) 9838 9062   

Ian Fitzgerald                           9839 0000

Madeleine Norman                9839 6055

Sue Leighton                           0407 981 301

Keith Dunlop                           0428 383 302