Donations and Sponsorship

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Submissions for Donations and Sponsorship requests for the 2023-24 financial year will open from 3 April to 15 May 2023.

Council is pleased to offer its donations and sponsorship program to a range of community organisations, events and individuals. This program operates on an annual timetable and is offered once a year commencing at the beginning of April for six (6) weeks advertising that applications are open.

To make an application for Council’s Donations and Sponsorship program please review the Donations and Sponsorship Policy(PDF, 566KB)  and complete the Application Form(PDF, 1MB).
If your submission involves a project on council or council managed land you will also need to complete the Facility implications Form(PDF, 1MB).
These forms can be posted to you upon request.
Please ensure you include all requested attachments with your submission. In the event that you are requesting a waiver of a fee or charge associated with a Council facility or service, you are required to contact the relevant Council department to obtain a quote. The quote will need to be included with your submission prior to the closing date.
Please return your completed application form to

Alternatively, you can post your application form to:
Snowy Monaro Regional Council
PO Box 714
Cooma NSW 2630

Should you have any questions relating to your submission, please contact our Governance Department on 1300 345 345.

Allocation of funding for the Donations and Sponsorship period of July to December 2021 were determined at the Extraordinary Council meeting on Monday 28 June 2021, successful applicants are listed below. 

Congratulations to the successful applicants 2022/23





Cooma Multicultural Centre

Donation to assist with the event cost of the Cooma Multicultural Community Festival


Rotary Club of Cooma

Donation to partly fund the Cooma Country Roots and Blues music event


Lions Club of Jindabyne

The annual Easter event is a display of local, state and interstate artworks. It is an opportunity for local artists to display and sell their artwork


Jindabyne Trail Stewardship - Copper Tom Revegetation

Donation for the purchase of plants and materials for revegetation works along the Copper Tom corridor


Salvation Army Cooma

Donation to reimburse the expense of tip fees


Snowy River RSL Sub-Branch

ANZAC Day and Remembrance Day Commemorations


Delegate Rodeo Campdraft Inc

Sponsorship for annual Delegate Campdraft to meet expenses of ground hire and waste removal.


Bombala Historic Engine & Machinery Society

Creation of a concrete path for wheelchair access to a new display shed.


Lisa Hogben

Donation to cover the cost of hall hire. "Seeing the Snowies" community based photographic workshops and sessions for Snowy Monaro residents


Jindabyne Dance and Performing Arts

Donation to assist with the cost of hall hire fees


Rosie O'Sullivan School of Dance

Donation to assist with the cost of hall hire fees to hold dance concert


The Uniting Church in Australia Property Trust (NSW) on behalf of the Alpine Uniting Church Op Shop Jindabyne

Average ongoing fees for waste, rubbish and recycling removal from the Op Shop Jindabyne by JJ's Waste and Recycling


Bombala Events Committee & Bombala Australia Day Committee

Installation of shelving and rubbish removal


Michelago Hall and Tennis Courts Management Committee

Install and paint sliding doors to close off the halls storage area


Lake Jindabyne Sailing Club

Repairs to car park at the Sailing Club


Berridale Tennis Club

Donation to cover cost of rates and water and sewer charges


Friends of Bombala Railway Inc

Donation to help cover the cost of maintenance on Bombala Railway grounds


Monaro Committee for Cancer Research

Donation to assist with the cost of hall hire fees and waste fees for two planned MCCR events


Cooma Athletics Club

Portable sun shelters for use during training and competitions


Monaro Community Radio Inc (2MNO)

Donation to offset rates, water and sewer charges


Cooma-Bombala Legacy Group

Donation to assist beneficiaries with essential living expenses.


The Snowy List

Donation to cover the cost of the service; domain, platform content, insurance, developer cost.


Nimmitabel Advancement Group

Donation to assist cover of events costs for the monthly Seniors House Bingo and annual Halloween Trick or Treat Disco


Bombala Motorcycle Association Inc.

To support an event in Bombala includes a fireworks display , with live music from local musicians and food ( free admission)


Snow Australia Action Sports Training

Jindabyne Snow sale annual fundraiser. Monies raised are used to cover the maintenance and upgrade of the facility ( Jindabyne Memorial Hall)


Michelago Region Community Association

Donation to cover the cost of Transport NSW licence fee, electricity and repairs to the Michelago Railway Station building and grounds


We Will Remember Them on Monaro Association

Donation for the collection and disposal of waste from memorial parks


Nimmitabel School of Arts Inc

Printing of a two volume book set "The Journey from Nimitybelle to Nimmitabel"




Successful applicants for July to December 2021

Berridale Lions Club $6,430.00
Berridale Tennis Club $2,000.00
Delegate RSL Sub-Branch $1,093.68
The Community Chest Inc. $3,245.00
Bredbo Community Progress Association $1,500.00
Monaro Early Intervention Service $5,620.00
Michelago Memorial Hall Committee $4,723.00
Rotary Club of Cooma $2,500.00
Delegate Presbyterian Church $900.00
Snowy Monaro Arts Council $1,000.00
Bombala Exhibition Society $1,000.00
Bombala Exhibition Society Inc
Light Car Club of Canberra $1000.00
Jindabyne Art Gallery $2,500.00
Monaro Community Access Service (MCAS) $2,000.00
Snowy Mountains Care and Early Learning $4,733.00
Lake Eucumbene Community Association $2,500.00
Jindabyne Pony Club $3,000.00
The Shepard Centre $1,000.00
Cooma & District Kennel and Obedience Club $1000.00