Sport Representatives & Dream Big Fund

The City of Mandurah has donations available to residents to support both sporting representatives at a state, national or international level and for young leaders.

Outstanding Representative Donation

The Outstanding Representative Donation is a City of Mandurah initiative supporting athletes, coaches and officials chosen to represent at a state, national or international sporting level. 

Eligible athletes, officials or coaches can receive funding for out-of-pocket travel and accommodation expenses directly related to the competition. The eligibility criteria and assessment is outlined in the application guidelines.

Donation Amount

The maximum grant available to individuals if the competition is interstate is $200.

Applications are accepted all year round and capped at $1000 for representatives from the same club requesting funding for the same competition in any one financial year. 

Contact Recreation Services at on 9550 3601 for further information.


Youth Dream Big Fund

This Fund supports the goals and dreams of young people living in Mandurah aged 11 - 25.

The Youth Dream Big Fund is designed to support young people achieve something great.  This may be to achieve a specific goal or dream or further develop a skill or talent. This can be in any field: arts, sporting, humanitarian, leadership, volunteering, community project or academic scholarships

Donation Amount

Applications are welcome from individuals and organisations:

  • Young people can apply for up to $350.
  • Organisations can apply for up to $500 to contribute toward a specific program or activity that develops young people.

The fund is open all year round, subject to funding availability

Applications are to be made online through smartygrants unless young people have limited access to computers. In this case a paper application form can be submitted.

For more information or support contact Youth Development at or 9550 3670.

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