Latest News & Events

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Reid Oval Activation

May 12 2022, News, Newsletter

South West Sport has a long history of supporting people with a disability to get active through the Access for All Abilities program (AAA). However, thanks to a $50,000 Reimagine Health Grant from VicHealth, we have been working with the community of Warrnambool and with disability service providers to co-design an Accessible Active Participation Plan. […]

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Celebrating Access and Inclusion in the South West

April 14 2022, News, Newsletter

South West Sport are always looking for local sporting clubs and organisations doing great work in the community and are willing to share their stories. Today, we are showcasing the work that Portland RSL Memorial Bowling club are doing in the All-Abilities space and learn all about the fantastic initiatives that are making their club […]

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South West Sport breathes new light with appointed Executive Officer

March 24 2022, News, Newsletter

Marc Tims joins South West Sport (SWS) as their new Executive Officer. Tims will focus on positively influencing the community to achieve improved social and wellbeing outcomes through sport and active recreation in the region. The former national wellbeing leader for David Jones & The Country Road Group previously worked in developing the ANZ Wellbeing […]

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South West Sport and AFL Western District Partner Project

March 10 2022, News

With support from the Victorian Government Work for Victoria scheme, South West Sport and AFL Western District have worked in partnership to undertake a research project to identify appropriate technology systems or online platform functionality that enables improved organisational efficiency, governance and compliance for AFL leagues and grassroots clubs. The project explored club governance and […]

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Applications are open for JumpStart!

March 10 2022, News

With less than a week to go in VicHealths second major investment #FutureHealthy, now is the time to apply.  VicHealth is looking for clubs and organisations with novel ideas to build vibrant, welcoming, and inclusive spaces for physical activity and social connection. If you’ve got a great idea that can support Victoria’s children and young […]

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International Women’s Day Celebration

February 10 2022, News

With International Women’s Day only a month away, it’s time to Save the Date. Change our Game will be delivering a series of virtual guest speaker sessions to celebrate women in sport, something not to be missed! Keep an eye out on our socials for more details. At South West Sport, we want to take the […]

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