BIKE WEEK 2019: GRANTS PROGRAM IS OPEN

Bike Week, Western Australia’s annual celebration of bike riding, is back for 2019.

Grants of between $150 and $2,000 are available from the Department of Transport to host Bike Week 2019 events, from a total funding pot of $38,000.

WestCycle, Western Australia’s peak body for cycling, is partnered with the Department of Transport to deliver Bike Week 2019 and coordinate the grants program.

The primary aim of Bike Week 2019 is to promote and encourage riding for transport, fun and/or for a healthier lifestyle.

Grants are open to organisations/groups across Western Australia including: community groups, local governments, workplaces, schools and bike groups.

The grants program for Bike Week 2019 will follow a different format from previous years and there will be three types of grants: 

  • Community Event Grants

  • School Event Grants

  • Workplace Event Grants