About Us

South West Sport (formerly Glenelg & South West Sports Assembly) was founded in 1985 and is a not-for-profit incorporated association, with a membership primarily consisting of sporting and recreational organisations.

South West Sport is governed by a Committee of Management made up of representatives nominated by member organisations from all 5 sub-regions of the South West of Victoria.

The Committee of Management employs a Chief Executive Officer, who oversees all other paid staff including Program Managers and Project Officers.

Mission Statement

A leading organisation in the sport and recreation sector that is pivotal in developing healthier, more inclusive and active communities in the South West of Victoria.

Our Commitment to the Environment

South West Sport is committed to environmental sustainability within its activities, practices and policies and decision making.

Child Safety

South West Sport and its personnel are committed to embracing a culture of child safety through its governance, policies, procedures, risk management, activities and advocacy.

The Region We Work In

The region that we service is the South West of Victoria, which incorporates the Corangamite Shire, Glenelg Shire, Moyne Shire, Warrnambool City Council and Southern Grampians Shire. South West Sport has an office located in Warrnambool.

Our Activities

  • Assistance with Club Development
  • Training Opportunities
  • Resource Promotion
  • Referral and Advice
  • Regional Planning
  • Health Promotion through Physical Activity
  • Partnership Linkages
  • Inclusive Development
  • Advocacy
  • Promotional Opportunities for your club

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Board of Management

  • Cr Neil Trotter (Corangamite)
  • Clint Gillmartin (Corangamite/Regional)
  • Lynda Smith (Moyne/Regional)
  • Morgan McAlinden (Moyne)
  • Brendan Jones (Southern Grampians) – Vice President
  • Ashley Quinsey (Southern Grampians)
  • Jodie Maybery (Glenelg)
  • Kelly Edwards (Glenelg)
  • Ben Johnson (Warrnambool) – President
  • Rex Harris (Warrnambool) – Treasurer

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Your Privacy

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