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Pacific Hydro Great South West Sustainable Communities Fund

April 27 2020, Grants, News

The Great South West Sustainable Communities Fund opens on Friday 1st May 2020! Pacific Hydro’s Great South West Sustainable Communities Fund delivers a portion of revenue from the Portland Wind Energy Project, Yambuk, and Codrington Wind Farms back into the local community each year, for the life of the wind farms. From 1 – 31 May […]

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Mental Health and Wellbeing Q&A

April 24 2020, News, Workshops

The physical benefits of playing sport are well known. 🏋️‍♂️🚴‍♀️ 🧘‍♀️ But what we don’t often think about is the fact that there are a multitude of mental health benefits obtained by participating in sport and active recreation. 💓 In a world where we currently cannot participate in many of our favourite pursuits; what is […]

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Writing Successful Grants Webinar

April 23 2020, News, Workshops

The team at South West Sport is currently working on a number of online resources to continue to support clubs while we are working remotely. The first webinar in our series is Writing Successful Grants. If your club has a project in mind and is looking for funding from external sources – grants are a […]

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Moyne Shire Council Community Grants Program is OPEN!

April 15 2020, Grants, News

Moyne Shire Council’s Community Grants Program aims to build stronger communities and deliver benefits to its residents and visitors. The Program assists to facilitate a self-help culture among community groups and encourage groups to work in partnership with the Moyne Shire Council to promote long-term outcomes that benefit the wider community. The Moyne Shire Council […]

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LivingWorks Start Program

April 9 2020, News

LivingWorks Start is a 90-minute online training program that prepares trainees with the skills to recognize when someone is having thoughts of suicide and respond to keep them safe. With increased anxiety and isolation as a result of COVID-19, suicide prevention skills are needed now more than ever. LivingWorks Start is an ideal tool for […]

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Policy of the Month – April

April 9 2020, News

Our Policy of the Month for April is the Social Media Policy! This month we look at why a Social Media Policy exists, and why every club should have one in place. During the current pandemic, clubs are looking to social media to engage with their members now, possibly more than ever. Clubs need to […]

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