Circular – 11 May 2020

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Community War Memorials Fund

Dear Honorary Secretary,

In response to feedback from stakeholders, the NSW Office for Veterans Affairs has adjusted the NSW Government’s Community War Memorials Fund biannual application rounds. The new application dates in 2020 are:

  • Round 1: Opens Saturday, 25 April 2020 (ANZAC Day) – Closes Monday, 27 July 2020
  • Round 2: Opens Wednesday, 11 November 2020 (Remembrance Day) – Closes Thursday, 11 February 2021

Round 1 is now open. Eligible organisations can apply online for grants of up to $10,000 to protect, conserve or repair local war memorials in New South Wales. Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 27 July 2020.

Further information about the Community War Memorials Fund can be found on the NSW Office for Veterans Affairs website at

Please contact Liz Burge at the NSW Office for Veterans Affairs if you have any questions.



Jeff O’Brien

GM Members Services and State Secretary