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Sporting Surfaces Program

Now Open

Round 2

Guidelines (PDF, 721 KB)

To complete or view the status of your application/s, click below.

Scheduling and Usage Form (DOCX, 22 KB)
Landowner Consent Form (DOCX, 37 KB)
Council Support Form   (DOCX, 36 KB)
Peak Body Support Form (DOCX, 36 KB)
Project Support Form   (DOCX, 35 KB)

7 February 2018

Close date:
11 April 2018 (12 noon)

Expected notification:
31 July 2018

Currently Closed

Round 1 expected notification:
After 31 January 2018

Round 2 opens:
7  February 2018

Round 2 closes:
11 April 2018

To view the status of your application/s, click below.


The Sporting Surfaces Program helps eligible organisations to develop new or upgrade/enhance or replace existing synthetic and hard-court sport playing surfaces including synthetic turf playing fields, indoor and outdoor courts to support sports in South Australia.

Annual budget

2018-19 - Round 2 - $10 million 

Eligible organisations

State Sport and Active Recreation Organisations, Industry Representative Bodies, Local Government, Community Groups, Incorporated Sport or Active Recreation Clubs.


Office for Recreation and Sport grants are managed through SmartyGrants. Please login to view the status of your grant applications.

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Contact us

Funding Services
Office for Recreation and Sport
Email: orsgrants@sa.gov.au
Address: 27 Valetta Rd, Kidman Park 5025
Postal: PO Box 219, Brooklyn Park 5032
Phone: 1300 714 990
Fax: (08) 8457 1574

Other applicable grants

The Active Club Program and the Community Recreation and Sport Facilities Program provides grants for sport and active recreation facilities.

Information on other government grants and assistance, including business, industry, communities or individual grants.