Winter Activation Grants

This newly developed grant program is open to businesses and associations within the City of Onkaparinga, to activate our mainstreets and tourism precincts and deliver economic benefits to the area. 

Grants of up to $5,000 are available for:

  • Activations that create new tourism experiences and complement the character of the surrounding area, to enliven the precinct and inspire people to visit, stay and spend
  • New concepts that enable business collaborations in a unique way on street level (two or more businesses need to be collaborating to be eligible)
  • New concepts that activate outdoor areas adjacent to businesses
  • The use of temporary infrastructure to enable delivery of a winter activation e.g. igloos, festoon lighting, fire pits, etc.
  • Activation marketing and promotion.

Winter activation period is 1 June 2024 to 31 August 2024.

Grant applications close 30 April 2024 or until funds have been expended.

Download the Grant Guidelines(PDF, 177KB)

Download the FAQ(PDF, 167KB)

Apply here

For more information please contact Eulonda Bolger, Economic Growth and Activation Officer on 8384 0643 or