Seniors Celebration Donation


Brisbane City Council's Seniors Celebration Donation helps senior citizens' groups to cover the cost of activities such as social outings and Christmas parties.

Funding is available to:

  • clubs and groups providing activities for people aged 50 years and over that are not funded by other sources
  • seniors' groups that are part of other organisations

Funding amounts range from $100 to $300.

Funding round dates

Applications for this program are now open. Submissions close at midnight 7 October 2014. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application in November 2014.

How to apply

Read the grant guidelines prior to preparing your application. 

Successful applicants must abide by the full terms and conditions of the grant. Terms and conditions are outlined in your Funding Agreement.

You can apply online. Alternatively you can request a copy of the application form from Council’s Contact Centre, Regional Business Centre or Ward Offices.

Online application

Submit your application online.

The online application system allows you to save, develop and print out applications before you choose to submit them.

If you need assistance with making an online application, please call Brisbane City Council on (07) 3403 8888 and ask for the Grants Unit.

Mailing or delivering an application

Applications should be typed or hand written in block letters.

Late and faxed application will not be accepted. However, applications which are postmarked 7 October 2014 will be accepted.

Applications may be mailed or hand delivered.

Postal address:
Brisbane City Council
Brisbane Lifestyle
Community Grants Unit
GPO Box 1434
Brisbane Qld 4001

Hand delivery address:
Brisbane Square
Library & Customer Centre
Customer Service Counter
266 George Street
Brisbane Qld 4000
NOTE: Do not deliver to any other Brisbane City Council office.

More information

For more information, phone Council on 07 3403 8888 and ask to speak to the Grants Unit.