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Promoting LGBTI+ Inclusion in Sport

June 26 2020, News

We are excited to be working with Proud 2 Play and VicHealth to increase inclusion of LGBTI+ people within community sport. The initiative will see the development of online resources designed to give Victorian sporting clubs the tools they need to ensure LGBTI+ players, fans, officials and volunteers feel part of the team. Michael Neoh, Chief Executive Officer of […]

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VicHealth Active Club Grant Recipients

June 24 2020, News

Following the Victorian Government’s announcement about the gradual resumption of community sport, VicHealth publicly announced the recipients of the latest round of Active Club Grant funding in a state-wide media release on Tuesday 23 June 2020. VicHealth’s Active Club Grants make a significant contribution to the Victorian community by improving the health of less active […]

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Community Safety Infrastructure Grants!

June 23 2020, Grants, News

Funding of up to $500,000 to improve community safety, security and confidence in public places. The Community Safety Infrastructure Grants support improved public infrastructure to strengthen community safety, security and confidence in public places and support local economic activity. Projects must have a primary focus on strengthening public safety and security infrastructure to help prevent crime […]

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The 2020 WorkSafe Club Safety Fund is now open!

June 23 2020, Grants, News

Over the past 18 years, WorkSafe has helped over 300 rural football clubs with funding and assistance and will continue to support clubs through the WorkSafe Club Safety Fund. The Club Safety Fund provides financial assistance to rural football clubs to improve the safety of their grounds, or provide added security for players, those involved […]

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Regional Sport Victoria Community Sport Insights

June 17 2020, News

Regional Sport Victoria (RSV), the state peak body advocating & supporting a network of 6,500 rural and remote sporting clubs across Victoria, will this week embark on sector wide consultations regarding the state of community sport in regional Victoria. RSV, along with its nine-member Regional Sport Assemblies (RSAs), brace themselves for a resumption of physical […]

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South West Sport Virtual Event: 30 Minute Challenge

June 17 2020, News

Presented by: South West Sport, Winda-Mara Aboriginal Corporation, Portland SEA Change, Portland YMCA, & Hands Up Casterton Virtual events are a great way to get active. We decided we want in, and we want to invite YOU to join us in our FREE event! HOW WILL IT WORK? π—ͺ𝐞π₯π₯, 𝐒𝐭’𝐬 𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐭𝐭𝐲 𝐬𝐒𝐦𝐩π₯𝐞:⁠ 𝘚𝘡𝘦𝘱 𝟷: Register […]

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