Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund

The Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund was established in 2011 by the Shire of Ravensthorpe. The Future Fund exists to improve economic and community infrastructure and services in the Shire of Ravensthorpe through funding projects that clearly comply / align with the Shire’s Strategic Plan.

Applications for our yearly grant scheme has now closed. This year there was a total of $67,234.97 awarded to local community groups for a variety of projects.

Next year's Expressions of Interest round will open in April and all relevant documentation will be available on this page.


If you have any queries regarding the Future Fund, please don't hesitate to contact one of the Board of Governors or email rhff@ravensthorpe.wa.gov.au 

Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund Board of Governors
Board of Governors
Mr Andrew Duncan (Chair) 0428 996 334 andy@urara.com.au  
Shire of Ravensthorpe CEO 9839 0000 shire@ravensthorpe.wa.gov.au
Jennifer Chambers   0429 381 018 rlcdc@wn.com.au
Kim Bennett 0427 383 213 Kim.Bennett@stantec.com
Keith Dunlop   0428 383 302 keith.dunlop@ravensthorpe.wa.gov.au


There is also a bursary program which opens on the 1st of September every year. Application forms will be available from the start of September.

Up to $5000 is available for individuals to help with costs for -

  • Academic (including boarding) 
  • Arts / Music
  • Sport 
  • Life Skills (support programs / camps)

A copy of the guidelines can be downloaded here.

For any queries regarding the Future Fund please email rhff@ravensthorpe.wa.gov.au 

You can also keep up to date with the Future Fund via our Face Book page 'Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund'