Grants and Loans

Navy Canteens offers a grants and loans program to extend monetary grants and loans to ships, sport and welfare activities that benefit the Navy family.

All applications are reviewed by the Grants Committee which consists of Captain Guy Blackburn (Grants Committee Chair), Commodore Stephanie Moles and Warrant Officer Tony Nicol.

All applications must have the endorsement of a Commanding Officer to be considered by the Grants Committee.

In 2016/2017 Navy Canteens received 41 applications and granted $83,874 in grants and loans to benefit Navy members.

Navy Canteens welcomes applications to continue supporting activities that benefit serving Navy members.

For more information please call 02 6266 4438 or email

HMAS Cerberus WOSSM Christmas Party $480
NUSHIP Brisbane Ball caps and patches $2,923
HMAS Harman Family Christmas Party $5,000
HMAS Cerberus Christmas Party $1,000
HMAS Albatross Family Christmas Party $1,500
HMAS Waterhen Christmas Party $1,000
HMAS Creswell Family Christmas Party $3,000
HMAS Darwin Family Christmas Party $5,000
Royal Australian Navy Helicopter Flight Vietnam Caps for the RANHFV 50th anniversary $1,500
HMAS Penguin Gate to Gate Fun Run Shirts $2,750

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