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Consumer Affairs Victoria and the Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria – Open information sessions

November 21 2013, News, Newsletter

Do you still have questions about where you should be at with the new changes to the Rules for Incorporation? Now you have the chance to ask! Gary Jennings from Consumer Affairs is back to clarify some of the more confusing areas of the recent changes and answer questions on: ·   the new changes to the […]

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VICHEALTH Active Club Grant – Closed 5th December

November 20 2013, Grants, News, Newsletter

Applications are now open for Active Club Grants – funding for sports injury prevention and management equipment; and essential sporting equipment/items. Grants of up to $3000 (excl. GST) per application are available. NOTE: This is a change from previous years. Active Club Grants recognise the important role local clubs/organisations play in increasing physical activity and helping […]

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Tobacco Reform

November 18 2013, News, Newsletter

There are two important pieces of information you need to be aware of; 1)Tobacco Amendment Bill 2013 2)Warrnambool City Coucil EOI Smoking ban and junior sport Specific to sport, this will mean that smoking will be prohibitedwithin 10 metres of sporting venues during organised underage sporting events. This includes events, training and intervals during play […]

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White Ribbon Day – 25th November 2013

November 18 2013, News, Newsletter

White Ribbon is the world’s largest male-led movement to end men’s violence against women. Through primary prevention initiatives and an annual campaign, White Ribbon Australia seeks to change the attitudes and behaviours that lead to and perpetuate family Violence, by leading social change. Donations to White Ribbon Australia are tax deductible and will support the […]

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2013 Backyard Cricket

November 13 2013, News, Newsletter

Hot weather didn’t stop the 2013 Backyard Cricket Grand Final at Emmanuel College on Wednesday night with over 20 players battling it out in blazing sunshine for the coveted “golden bat.”  The final was the culmination of a five week All Abilities cricket program supported by South West Sport, WDEA, Emmanuel College Cricket Academy and […]

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HSE clubs join forces!

September 25 2013, News

Two of South West Sport’s Healthy Sporting Environment clubs have joined forces as they both ramp up for their summer season. The Warrnambool Angels Baseball Club and Port Fairy Cricket Club swapped bats and balls as they honed their skills at Port Fairy’s training session on Tuesday night.  There are some obvious similarities between the […]

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