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Pickleball

August 15 2019, News

This fun and social sport is perfect for anyone thinking about getting a little more active.  Originating from the USA, Pickleball is played on a badminton sized court, and uses a large paddle to hit a plastic perforated ball over a net.  This game suits people of all ages and abilities, and if you used […]

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Project Respect Heywood

August 15 2019, News

As part of Project Respect Heywood, South West Sport have recently participated in community forums which have aimed to drive discussions around greater gender equity and drive positive social change across our communities.  The first of these for South West Sport was a forum held in May, with AFLW star Moana Hope as key speaker.  […]

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Soccer Mums

August 15 2019, News

Soccer Mums is a #NoExperienceRequired program for women to get some “Me Time” and moving in a #NoJudgement environment.  Warrnambool has two locations with both Warrnambool Wolves and Warrnambool Rangers offering this program, and Hamilton Raiders also running Soccer Mums in Hamilton (see days and times below). HAMILTON: HAMILTON RAIDERS SOCCER CLUB 7th  July – […]

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South West Sport AGM & Life Memberships

August 15 2019, News

On July 31 South West Sport held its AGM in Portland at the Glenelg Shire Council Reception Room where we tabled our Annual Report We congratulate Ben Johnson and Clint Gillmartin for  being awarded life membership who have both served 5 years on the Board. Ben held the position of President for 3 years and […]

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Successful Grant Application:Western District Bowls

August 15 2019, News

South West Sport recently assisted the Western District Bowls Division with a successful application for a $5,000 Victorian State Grant to develop and implement the Division’s first Strategic Plan. Western District Bowls Division Chairman Maureen Drennan says; “the 3 Year Plan was vital for our Division to implement proper governance and procedures within the Division […]

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Pickleball – a big hit with Warrnambool City Council Mayor Tony Herbert

August 9 2019, News

It was a big morning for Warrnambool City Pickleball this morning with the Warrnambool City Council Mayor Tony Herbert joining in the fun! 🙌🏽 📆 Pickleball is on each Wednesday (5:45pm), Thursday (6:00pm) & Friday (10:00am & 6:00pm). 💰 Only $5.00 to play!! • No experience required! • Perfect for beginners or retired tennis players! • 🗞 Keep an eye out […]

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