WA Hiking Participation Grants

Growing hiking participation in Western Australia.

The WA Hiking Participation Grants program is aimed at growing participation in hiking in Western Australia through the development and delivery of new opportunities for participation, skill development and/or building the capacity of leaders (including guides, instructors and volunteers). Applicants are encouraged to be creative and innovative in the development of their projects. Projects should align with the WA Hiking Strategy, encourage participation and capitalise on the benefits of trail running and bushwalking.


The following organisations are eligible to apply:

  • Local governments
  • Community organisations
  • Local active recreation clubs and associations.

Funding rounds

Round Open Draft review Close Project start/event dates Category
2021/22 12:00am 28 September 2021 Not applicable 5:00pm 5 November 2021 Projects completed by 30 June 2023 2021/22

Funding overview

dateToCheck: 9/26/2022 1:29:18 AM

Funding closed

Who can apply

Amount available

  • 2021/22: $5000 to $25,000


You must read the guidelines before submitting an application as they provide essential information.

WA Hiking Participation Grants guidelines


To discuss your project and request an application form, please contact:

Steve Bennett
Telephone 61 8 9492 9732
Email Steve Bennett

Suzie Andrews
Telephone 61 8 9492 9625
Email Suzie Andrews

Successful applications 2020/21

Page reviewed 04 April 2022