Community Partnerships, Programs & Grants

1. Western Suburbs Regional Organisation of Councils

The Western Suburbs Regional Organisation of Councils (WESROC) comprises seven western suburbs councils working on a voluntary partnership, on projects across or on shared boundaries, and to address cross-boundary regional issues.The organisation is hosted by the City of Nedlands and more information can be found here.

2. Waterwise Council Program

The Waterwise Council Program, established in 2009, is a partnership between Water Corporation and the Department of Water.

The Town of Cambridge is a proud Waterwise Council, which means we have made a commitment to be a leader in promoting efficient and effective water management in our community.

For more information visit the Water Corporation website.

3. Cambridge Coastcare

Cambridge Coastcare is a not-for-profit community organisation which undertakes coastal rehabilitation projects on the stretch of coastline with the Town of Cambridge, as well as promoting its conservation and awareness of its ecology.

If you would like to join or volunteer, visit the Cambridge Coastcare Website.

4. Friends of Bold Park

The Friends of Bold Park Bushland is a community group committed to protecting Bold Park.

They play an integral role in protecting the integrity of the park, running regeneration projects and providing free guided walks through the bushland.

For more information visit the Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority website.

5. Friends of Roscommon Reserve

Friends of Roscommon Reserve, a small dedicated group of local residents, are intent on preserving this important reserve and do so by regular weeding, mulching and clean up days throughout the year.

6. Community Gardens

There are two community gardens located in the Town of Cambridge providing an opportunity for community members to rent a plot, tend to communal areas, become a member or participate in workshop activities and busy bees.

The West Leederville Community Garden is located at 78 Cambridge Street, West Leederville. For more information visit the West Leederville Community Garden website

The Lake Monger Community Garden is located at the north end of Lake Monger, between the Dodd Street car park and Powis Street. For more information visit the Lake Monger Community Garden Facebook page.

7. Sustainability Grants Program

The Town of Cambridge Sustainable Grants Program provides funding for community driven sustainability projects which encourage Cambridge residents to be more sustainable. It aims to give members of the Cambridge community, local businesses and local groups an opportunity to work together on projects that will benefit the whole community in the following categories:

  •  Water
  •  Energy
  •  Biodiversity
  •  Waste
  •  Climate change
  •  Sustainable Transport
  •  Fair Trade
  •  Sustainable Food

Please refer to the grant conditions in the sustainable grants policy prior to completing an application Sustainble-Grants-Policy.pdf(PDF, 62KB)

Download Application Form here.New-Sustainability-Grant-Application-Form.pdf(PDF, 180KB) 

Grant Feedback Form New-Sustainable-Grant-Feedback-Evaluation-Form.pdf(PDF, 163KB)