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 The Grants Guy is coming back to Griffith armed with even more tips and advice for locals.

Following a successful workshop last year, the ‘Grants Guy’, Keith Whelan is returning to share his expertise at a workshop on Thursday, 28 February 2019 at the Rural Fire Service Wakaden Street Griffith from 9am until 3pm.

This is a practical workshop where grants from both the public and private sector will be case studied and assessed.

Participants will have the opportunity to ask the facilitator questions and discuss their applications as well as have their own grant applications assessed by the facilitator one-on-one.

Mr Whelan has consulted with Local, State and Federal Government as well as a number of not-for-profit organisations, charities, sporting clubs, environmental groups, the university sector and businesses across the country.

This Grants writing workshop will provide valuable knowledge on a range of grants-related topics with a focus on:

  • Practical Grant Writing Tricks & Tips
  • Club Grants Application
  • State / Federal Government Grant Application
  • Grant Case study
  • Acquittal of Funding & Evaluation

Ticket price is $20 (plus booking fee $2.19) and includes a light lunch.

Registrations close Monday, 25 February 2019 at 5pm, with limited places available.

For further information about the event, contact Council's Community Development Officer Tanya Aramini on 6962 8100 or email To book go to