Last chance for Queenstown casino grants


Wakatipu community and charity organisations have till Friday to apply for funding from Queenstown’s SkyCity Casino trust.

Groups can apply for funding help with specific projects relating to education, arts, culture, entertainment plus those promoting family financial security and wellbeing.

SkyCity Queenstown Casino boss Michelle Baillie says the amount in grants dished out will tip $1 million after this year’s funding round.

The casino’s trust has been in action since 2002.

Applicants can download forms here.