Flying-fox Grant Program

The Flying-fox Grants Program helped councils to manage flying-fox camps, consistent with the Flying Fox Camp Management Policy 2015.

Funded through the Department of Planning Industry and Environment and administered by Local Government NSW, this Program helped address identified flying-fox management issues facing NSW councils. 

The Program assisted councils:

  • Implement emergency flying-fox camp management measures following significant community impacts 
  • Prepare and implement flying-fox camp management plans 
  • Conduct communication, community engagement and education activities

Grants awarded under each stream and brief descriptions are available at the links below:

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Flying-fox Grant Program Case Studies

NSW Local Government Flying-fox Forum and the National Flying-fox Forum

On 26 October 2017 the NSW Local Government Flying Fox Forum was held in Sydney supported by the NSW Flying Fox Grant Program. Download the summary of the key issues explored by participants (PDF, 292KB).