In the Beautiful Blue Mountains

Six Festival Days

(Saturday - Monday)29th September - 1st October 2018

(Friday - Sunday)5th - 7th October 2018

Funding for Charities


Funding for Registered Charities in the Blue Mountains

In addition to supporting the Blue Mountains District Anzac Memorial Hospital, the Leura Gardens Festival is proud to support a number of other Blue Mountains health related organisations.  In 2017, four grants each of $6000 were provided to the following:

  • Greystanes Disability Services
  • Cancer Wellness Support
  • Blue Mountains Health Trust
  • Can-Assist
Pictured above
Festival President Brooke Broughton presents a cheque to Pauline Neal of Greystanes Disability Services


Funding for small projects is provided on the following basis:

  • Charities must have a significant, and independently managed presence in the City of the Blue Mountains
  • Grants are non-recurring
  • Salaries, wages and general administration are not included
  • Audited accounts and president's report required
  • Confirmation of third party funding, if any
  • Proper acknowledgement/promotion of LGF involvement
  • The responsible managers to be identified
  • Approval template/checklist to be completed
  • Possible conflicts of interest to be identified
  • LGF to have access to committee proceedings, if required
  • An outside party to be on the committee, if required
  • LGF decisions are final, and no subsequent correspondence will be entered into
  • A covering letter with the application will confirm understanding and acceptance of key issues and criteria

Initial contact should be with the Secretary, Leura Gardens Festival Inc. PO Box 7131 Leura 2780 or phone 0431 095 279 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.