Bodangora Community Benefit Fund

Dubbo Regional Council will be entering a caretaker period from 5 November 2021, prior to Local Government Elections.

During caretaker period, there will not be an elected body that can deliberate on grant applications.  Therefore, opening of Bodangora Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund Round 7 2021 will be postponed until early 2022.

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The Bodangora Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund has been created from Development Contributions arising from the Planning Agreement between Council and Infigen Bodangora Wind Farm Pty Ltd.

For 2021 Round 6, the Community Benefit Fund provided up to $43,000 for grants to incorporated not-for-profit community groups for projects identified and assessed using an open call for applications.

Community projects must meet the following criteria for funding:

  1. Deliver social, cultural, economic or environmental benefits to local communities of the Wellington district and Villages which is part of Dubbo Regional Council Local Government Area;
  2. Address an identified community priority;
  3. Demonstrate that any ongoing or recurrent costs of the project can be met by the community group once grant funding has been expended;
  4. The organisation must demonstrate the capacity to manage funds and deliver the project;
  5. Provide acquittal report within four (4) weeks of project completion. 

Eligible groups can apply for up to $10,000 and only one application per organisation will be accepted this round.


Application form - click here to access the application form and guidelines 

Submitting your application:

Email to:

In your email subject line, please put Bodangora Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

Or post your application to:
Dubbo Regional Council
PO Box 81
Dubbo NSW 2830

Last Edited: 29 Nov 2021

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