The recognition and management of sports concussion is set to improve for thousands of NSW junior athletes, with the unveiling of a new State Government funded initiative today.
Office of Sport
One of Australia’s most recognised and respected Fitness Experts Commando Steve, will be cheering on participants at the Office of Sport’s annual outdoor obstacle course across the five-kilometre tough terrain complete with mud pits, challenging obstacles and initiative tasks.
Last month, Pat Lewis, previous World Master competitor contacted the Office of Sport to share her personal and inspiring story.
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.