The KI Landscape Board assists community groups and individual land managers to develop proposals and seek funding for projects that focus on improving the landscape on KI.


The Grassroots Grants Program

The Kangaroo Island Landscape Board is pleased to offer the Grassroots Grants Program to individuals, community groups and other not-for-profit organisations looking to undertake projects that benefit the Kangaroo Island environment and community. Funding is available for projects valued between $1,000 and $8,000.

This program has been established as part of the Landscape South Australia Act 2019 and will be offered every year.

Guidance notes on how to complete the application form can be downloaded here and application forms for grants through this program can be found here.

Applications need to be submitted by 5pm on 24 August 2020 for project completion in the 2020-21 financial year.

If you have any questions or require further information, please contact us at:


Narrow-leaved Mallee On-Ground Works Funding

The 2020-21 on-ground works funding round is now open!

The KI Landscape Board invites local landholders, including lifestyle acreages, Landcare groups and community groups to apply for funding for on-ground works projects that assist with the recovery of Kangaroo Island Narrow-leaved Mallee Woodland. Additional funding will be available for fire-affected Narrow-leaved Mallee habitat. 

Eligible projects include:

  • Fencing projects to protect remnant vegetation and revegetation
  • Revegetation projects using seedlings (tubestock) and/or direct seeding

Projects within Narrow-leaved Mallee habitat will be prioritised (see map below), however funding may be available for works connecting important areas of Narrow-leaved Mallee.

Closing date for Expressions of Interest is COB Friday 28 August 2020.

For further information or to discuss your project, please contact the KI Landscape Board Narrow-leaved Mallee Project Officer:

Kym Lashmar - (08) 8553 4456 or


The Kangaroo Island Narrow-leaved Mallee Restoration Project is supported by the KI Landscape Board through funding from the Australian Government's National Landcare Program.


The funding guidelines and Expression of Interest form is available here


NLM project rea map


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