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SA Bushfire Appeal

Businesses and community organisations impacted by the summer's devastating bushfires are encouraged to apply for payments through the SA Bushfire Appeal.

Supporting businesses

Payments are being provided to those businesses in the fire footprint who experienced injury, loss or damage under a number of categories. 

Applications for the SA Bushfire Appeal closed 31 July 2020.​ 

To find out more, visit SA Bushfire Appeal.

Supporting community organisations

All affected community groups and organisations can apply for gift payments of up to $20,000 from the SA Bushfire Appeal.
Eligible organisations will be able to seek gift payments of up to $20,000 to deliver programs that build community strength and resilience, replace damaged or destroyed infrastructure or support new infrastructure.

Applications for Round 1 closed 31 July 2020. 

Applications for Round 2 open 17 August 2020.

To find out more and to apply for a gift payment, visit SA Bushfire Appeal.

Wildlife recovery grants

Landholders, community groups and researchers can now apply for recovery grants of up to $50,000 to help re-establish native habitat and support threatened and vulnerable native animals in South Australia’s bushfire affected areas.
The first round of the $400,000 Wildlife Recovery Fund is open for applicants to deliver bushfire recovery projects such as native plant regeneration, feral animal and weed control, as well as projects to support species recovery like monitoring projects. 

For more information and to apply, visit Nature Foundation.