The festival will provide opportunities for people over 60 to remain active, healthy and engaged in their local communities.
The grants will provide $200,000 to organisations and councils to host local festival events and activities.
Three funding categories are available:
- Category 1: Up to $1000 for small-scale local community events and activities.
- Category 2: $1001 – $5000 for larger local community events and activities.
- Category 3: $5001 - $10,000 for large scale community and regional events and activities.
The NSW Seniors Festival will be held across NSW from 12–23 February 2020.
Applications close at 11:59pm on 9 August 2019.