Category Archives: News

August South West Games Meeting Focuses on Social and Modified Sport

August 30 2019, News

On Wednesday 28th August, Social and Modified Sport took centre stage at the South West Games Monthly Meeting held at Glenelg Shire Council in Portland. South West Sport presented an information session to a number of Sports Clubs from around the Glenelg region. With many traditional forms of sport seeing a decline in membership numbers […]

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Responsible Service of Alcohol (R.S.A) Course Delivery for Clubs

August 21 2019, News

Does your Sports Club run a licenced venue? 🍻 βœ… South West Sport can deliver accredited Responsible Service of Alcohol courses to your Club! Courses require a minimum of 15 participants – so if you’ve got a group we will conduct a course for your Club (or help you squeeze into an existing course if […]

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Club Fundraising: Make Sure You Know How

August 20 2019, News

Every club could do with some more cash….. But there are legal and illegal ways to fundraise.Β  For instance, did you know that offering a cash prize in a raffle is not permitted*!? Make sure your club isn’t breaking the law and check the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation website when planning fundraising […]

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Federation University OPEN DAY

August 20 2019, News

Don’t forget! πŸ€” Federation University Australia is holding their Open Day this Sunday! πŸ“… βœ… Come along and check out their range of study options. πŸ† Here at South West Sport, we are thankful to Federation University Australia for their continued support of the upcoming South West Games. πŸ₯‡πŸ₯ˆπŸ₯‰ #FedUni #FedSWGames #SouthWestGames #AustralianSport #SWS

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National Sports Convention

August 20 2019, News

In July, South West Sport was fortunate enough to attend the National Sports Convention in Melbourne.  With a diverse range of speakers, the event was well attended and plenty of discussion was had on the state of sport and physical activity.  Some takeaways from the conference for us included; The perception that Australia is a […]

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Gender Equity Checklist

August 20 2019, News

The growth of sporting opportunities for women is undeniable.  With sports such as AFL and cricket now having their women competitions broadcast on free-to-air, it is opportune for clubs to try and capitalise by growing their club.  There are plenty of funding opportunities available to help with this (see VicHealth’s Active Club Grant as an […]

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