Flying-Foxes Grants Program

This $1 million program is funded through the Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) and is administered by LGNSW to address identified flying-fox management issues facing NSW councils. A combination of competitive and non-competitive funding was available.


The Flying-Foxes Grants Program has been established to help councils manage flying-fox camps in their areas, consistent with the Flying-Fox Camp Management Policy 2015.

How much is available?

A total of $1 million in funding has been made available to NSW councils under the Flying-Foxes Grants Program. All three streams are now closed.
Stream 1 – Implementing emergency flying-fox camp management measures where there are significant community impacts.

Stream 2 – Preparing flying-fox camp management plans.

Stream 3 – Implementing approved actions in flying-fox camp management plans.


Applications in all streams are now closed
Projects are to be completed by 31 August 2017, with final project reports required by 30 September 2017.


Please contact Susy Cenedese or Rod Hardwick - see contact box for details.