Funding Opportunities

We have a range of funding opportunities available to help you get your community-led initiative up and running. If you've got an idea that will help make your Town Centre a better place, let us know and we might be able to offer you a helping hand:, or call:

Shaun Mackenzie (Place Manager, Maylands, Morley, Bayswater, Bedford and Noranda) - 9272 0616

Find out more about the different types of funding available below.

Placemaking Seed Funding Program

We look for innovative community-led projects that will enhance our town centres and embrace the City's Place Activation Plan. These could be an event, greening project, an arts initiative, street furniture or anything that will bring vibrancy to public spaces. Each year the City is offer funding of $1,000, $2,000 or $3,000. 

Some projects that have previously been supported by seed funding include:

  • The Yellow Brick Road artwork project, Maylands
  • Heritage Walking Tour, Bayswater
  • Multicultural Mural at Coventry Village, Morley,
  • Long Table Lunch, Noranda.
  • Varsity Mural, Morley
  • Noranda Netball and Tennis Club Murals
  • Progress Street Pocket Park Launch Party, Morley

If you would like to know more about the Program, please click on the Frequently Asked Questions link or contact

Frequently Asked Questions

Major Town Centre Event Grant Program

Our Major Town Centre Event grant program supports large-scale events and activities (attracting more than 2,000 people) within one of our four town centres. 

This funding is open to any incorporated not-for-profit group based in the City of Bayswater, APPLICATIONS ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED.

Some events that have been funded by the program include:

  • Progress Street Party, Morley (The Morley Momentum),
  • Bayswater Arts & Street Fest (Baysie Rollers).

Apply for funding

Before you apply, please read the Major Town Centre Events Policy. 

Complete the form below and submit it to or send your application to:

Application Form

Manager Strategic Planning and Place 

City of Bayswater

PO Box 467

Morley, WA 6943

Find out more

To discuss your application further, contact of the City's Place Management team at or on 9272 0616.

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