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Industry Briefing Session - Urban Forest Fund

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Council House 2

240 Little Collins Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

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In May 2017, the City of Melbourne launched the Urban Forest Fund to accelerate greening across our city. The Urban Forest Fund provides financial support to new greening projects that otherwise would not be funded.

We are seeking expressions of interest from property owners, managers, and developers to participate in round one of the Urban Forest Fund Partnership Program. Successful applicants will be eligible for a matched funding grant for their greening project, where the Urban Forest Fund will match your investment dollar-for-dollar (up to $500,000).

The Urban Forest Fund will support a wide range of projects, including:

  • new green open spaces

  • tree planting

  • green roofs

  • green walls or facades

  • water sensitive urban design projects.

To learn more about the Urban Forest Fund, head to melbourne.vic.gov.au/urbanforestfund.


Industry Briefing Session

If you work with clients on projects that may incorporate greening, we want to talk! Come along to our Industry Briefing Session on Wednesday 26th July 2017 to learn more about the Urban Forest Fund and how it might support your greening projects.

When: 12:30-1:30pm, Wednesday 26th July 2017.

Where: Meet at the Concierge Desk, Council House 2, 240 Little Collins Street, Melbourne.

Directions: Enter Council House 2 from Little Collins Street. The Concierge will direct you to the Mezzanine Nat Bonacci Room.


Contact us for more information at urbanforestfund@melbourne.vic.gov.au.

The Urban Forest and Ecology Team, the City of Melbourne.

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