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Tackling the Stigma Webinar

May 20 2020, News, Workshops

Sport and active recreation plays a central role in Australian culture, and this is evident in participation numbers across the country. In 2019, 82.5% of adults participated in sport or physical activity. (Source) We are all aware that participation in sport results in direct benefits for physical and mental health. Community sporting clubs, associations, and […]

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Regional Sport Victoria 3-Part Webinar Series

May 15 2020, News

Regional Sport Victoria (RSV) is the peak body that provides advocacy and leadership for nine Regional Sports Assemblies (RSA) across the state of Victoria. We’ve got together to develop a 3-part Community Sport Webinar Series – which is available for clubs FREE of charge. Session 1 – Thursday May 21Financial Management for Community Sporting Clubs […]

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Return to Play for Community Sport and Active Recreation

May 14 2020, News

The Victorian Chief Health Officer has approved that from 11:59pm on 12 May 2020, some community sport and active recreation activities can resume according to the following rules: Participants can gather outdoors in groups of no more than 10 (or people from the same household), plus a coach or the minimum number of support staff […]

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Policy of the Month – May

May 14 2020, News, Uncategorized

Our Policy of the Month for May is the Child Safe Policy! This month we look at why a Child Safe Policy exists, and why every club should have one in place. Your child safe policy should be publicly available to help raise awareness about the importance of child safety in clubs and demonstrate your commitment to […]

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Surviving Covid-19: A Club Perspective

May 13 2020, News

How has Covid-19 affected your club operations?  Watch the video below to hear how one local club has modified their sport to stay relevant and grow their membership! Thank you to Warrnambool Athletics Club for taking the time to speak with us!

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Southern Grampians Shire Council – Community Grants

May 12 2020, Grants, News

Greater Grants Round One 2020/2021 will be opening on – Wednesday 1 July 2020 (9am). The Greater Grants Program is designed to help build the region by giving community groups a funding source to undertake new or growing initiatives, projects, or events that benefit the Southern Grampians Shire. Does your community group have a project that needs […]

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