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Karijini National Park 1 Credit Tourism WA
  • $100,000 available to support hiking projects in WA in 2020-21.
  • Program to focus on developing leadership skills and supporting volunteers.

Grants of between $5000 and $25,000 will address one or more of the following objectives:

  • increase entry-level opportunities to engage and encourage more people to take up hiking in WA
  • expand the skill development opportunities of participants to help them become more experienced and independent hikers
  • grow the number of people involved in leadership roles in hiking (including guides, coaches, instructors and assistants)
  • grow and support the number of volunteers involved in hiking activities. 

The grant program is administered by the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries.

The funding program has been developed in response to the recommendations of the WA Hiking Strategy released earlier this year.

WA Hiking Participation Grants

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Page reviewed 30 July 2019