Last month, Pat Lewis, previous World Master competitor contacted the Office of Sport to share her personal and inspiring story.
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The Office of Sport Sector Performance Branch has engaged Lander & Rogers, Lawyers to undertake the Sport Sector Benchmarking and Organisational Health Research project.
The NSW Government has released a draft concept plan for a new look Hunter Sports and Entertainment Precinct for community feedback, as part of long term planning for the area.
NSW Minister for Sport Stuart Ayres has called on parents and sporting codes to use the introduction of the Active Kids Rebate to spark a major increase in the participation rate of girls in sport.
Heathcote Public School students are set to benefit from new healthy meal options at the school canteen as well as a new $100 Active Kids Rebate for sporting costs.
Thousands of school children across New South Wales are set to benefit from a new $100 rebate for sporting and fitness related costs, with $207 million set aside over four years from 2017-2018.
Families are the big winners from this year’s record $401 million sport budget, with parents in NSW eligible for a $100 rebate to cover sporting club fees, including swimming lessons, for every school-aged child.
The Office of Sport is hosting Girls Football (Soccer) Development Clinics in partnership with past and present W-League players during the upcoming Winter school holidays.
Erina Rugby League Club is set to benefit from a $7,000 NSW Government funding boost develop skills of volunteers and players and promote the club’s participation in the Give Me Five For Kids rounds this Sunday 18 June.
The Office of Sport will continue to strengthen the training available to sporting clubs in the Hunter by hosting a Member Protection Information Officer (MPIO) workshop from 6 to 9pm at McDonald Jones Stadium on Monday 26 June.