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Resource of the Month – April

April 9 2020, News

The Resource of the Month for April is our handy Club Finance document to assist clubs with proactively assessing their financial position during COVID-19. Clubs are facing a number of issues due to the current pandemic, so we are encouraging clubs to start thinking about the longer term impacts that COVID-19 is going to have […]

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Video Conferencing for the First Time? We Have Got You Covered!

April 8 2020, News

A number of clubs and organisations are looking to utilise technology to remain connected with the staff, members and stakeholders. We have popped together a quick and easy reference tool to help you work out the right video conferencing platform for your club. We have included the top 6 FREE platforms here. In addition, check […]

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Indigenous Australian Youth Participation Advice!

April 8 2020, Grants, News

If you are an Indigenous Australian and require advice and / or assistance for getting your children into sport, please contact your Local Sporting Club and or your Local Government Authority. For more information from the Victorian State Government, please contact┬áLuke Isaacs, Manager, Aboriginal Programs, Sport, Recreation and Racing at the Department of Jobs, Precincts […]

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SportsAUS – Sporting Schools Grants

April 8 2020, Grants, News

Sporting Schools, bringing schools and sports together to help Aussie children get active. Sporting Schools is a $240 million Australian Government initiative designed to help schools to increase children’s participation in sport, and to connect them with community sporting opportunities. Sporting Schools programs are provided free to children and their families to help students build […]

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SportAUS – Local Sporting Champions

April 8 2020, Grants, News

The Local Sporting Champions program provides financial assistance for coaches, officials and competitors aged 12-18 participating in state, national or international championships. If successful, applicants will receive $500-$750 towards the cost of attending their championships Base Grant: $500 Applicants travelling 800km – 1999km to their nominated championships: + $100 Applicants travelling internationally or greater than 2000km to […]

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Play for Purpose – The Sports and Charity Raffle

April 8 2020, Grants, News

WHAT WE DO Play For Purpose is Australia’s 100% not-for-profit community raffle. We partner with hundreds of ACNC registered charities and grassroots sporting clubs to help them fundraise. Raffle tickets are just $10, with a guaranteed minimum of $5 directly supporting your chosen sporting club or charity. The rest helps fund prizes and the running of […]

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