Category Archives: News

FREE WEBINAR: Good Governance in Rural and Regional Areas, 29 April 2021

April 1 2021, News, Workshops

Training programs for rural and regional community group boards too often are city-centric, and many of the lessons aren’t applicable to the unique circumstances facing them. Our Community has teamed up with the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR) for a special webinar focused on the issues important to rural and regional not-for-profit organisations. WEBINAR: Good […]

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This Girl Can Week 2021

March 18 2021, News, Uncategorized

22nd March – 28th March 2021 It was great to see so many women and girls taking the opportunity to participate in #ThisGirlCanVIC Week events around the South West! Our This Girl Can VIC banners got a workout too! Check out some of the photos from some of the week’s events taken by the clubs […]

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The South West Sport Team is Growing!

March 11 2021, News

The South West Sport team would like to welcome Nick Marshall and Ashleigh Glennon to the team. Nick will be joining us from Monday, 15th March 2021 full-time supporting the Sport and Recreation Victoria Together More Active Program. Ashleigh will join the team shortly after the Easter break (Tuesday 6th April) on a part-time basis, […]

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This Girl Can Week 2021 – Call for Clubs

March 11 2021, News

This Girl Can Week is back! ​ This Girl Can Week is a dedicated time when physical activity providers, clubs, gyms, facilities and organisations can offer fun, beginner-friendly and come-and-try events for women in their area. The week is all about encouraging more women to give physical activity a go or return to exercise after a break.  Host an event Host […]

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Sports Link Participation Group Launched

March 11 2021, News

South West Sport has launched Sports Link – an online group created for clubs to promote opportunities for the wider community to get involved in sport and recreation! Clubs are encouraged to join the Sports Link Facebook group and promote: participation opportunities (i.e. come and try sessions, competitions, events etc.) volunteer opportunities (i.e. coaching, Board/Committee […]

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Volunteering Australia Volunteer Resource Hub

March 5 2021, News

Volunteering Australia has launched an online Volunteering Resource Hub to help anyone who helps manage, lead or coordinate volunteers. The hub includes useful resources such as checklists, templates and advice for clubs looking to re-engage volunteers in relation to COVID-19. If your club is looking for volunteers to support club operations, let us know. We […]

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