Category Archives: News

Funding Partner VicHealth Visits the South West

February 11 2021, News

On Monday 8th February we welcomed guests Dr. Sandro Demaio and colleagues from funding partner Victorian Health Promotion Foundation (VicHealth). After a great session showcasing some of the South West’s fantastic youth organisations; we headed out to Lake Gillear for an archery lesson with the Archers of Warrnambool – a club who recently received a VicHealth Active […]

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South West Sport International Women’s Day Campaign

February 11 2021, News

Monday 8th March 2021 is International Women’s Day. The theme for the IWD 2021 campaign is #ChooseToChallenge A challenged world is an alert world. Individually, we’re all responsible for our own thoughts and actions – all day, every day. We can all choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality. We can all […]

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Setting Your Own Club Culture

February 11 2021, News, Newsletter, Uncategorized

A mum who had recently moved to town was asking around for a really good club for their child to join.  The child was still in Primary School, and given they had only just moved to town, they hadn’t made any strong friendships just yet. This begs the question; “What is a ‘really good club’?”  […]

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Women’s FREE Regional Governance Program

February 11 2021, News, Workshops

South West Sport has partnered with the Office for Women in Sport and Recreation to support the development of women who work or volunteer in the community sport sector across the South West of Victoria. South West Sport has received funding through Change Our Game to deliver the Regional Governance Program in 2021 – a […]

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South West Sport Partners with Tackle Your Feelings

February 4 2021, News

South West Sport has partnered with Tackle Your Feelings to help upskill local level coaches’ understanding of mental health. Tackle Your Feelings is a mental health training initiative designed for community football clubs that strives to improve the abilities and awareness of mental health by building skills to foster an environment where athletes are supported […]

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South West Annual Club Survey Results

January 29 2021, News

In December 2020, South West Sport conducted its annual club survey – with the data collected used to drive the type of support they provide to clubs in the region. A total of 109 responses were received, from a range of different sporting and recreational types – and across a number of communities throughout the […]

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