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.
Office of Sport
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.
Spectators and players at community sports clubs will benefit from the statewide rollout of defibrillators announced today by NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet and Sports Minister Stuart Ayres.
Surf Life Saving Clubs across NSW will be open to bigger and better upgrades after the NSW Government announced funding for club grants would be doubled to $4 million.
Seven New South Wales athletes will travel to Turkey to compete in the 2017 Deaf Olympics thanks to a $20,000 NSW Government funding grant.
More than 90 people attended the Sports Pathways workshop on 3 May which looked at creating partnerships in order to improve the pathway for athletes to develop from grass roots to elite level.
Office of Sport Chief Executive Matt Miller today announced that more than 300 clubs, associations and local councils across NSW have teamed up with the Office of Sport to promote positive sideline behaviour at junior sporting events through Shoosh for Kids Week from 15 to 21 May.
Minister for Sport Stuart Ayres and Member for Mulgoa Tanya Davies inspected brand new sporting facilities at Mulgoa Rise set to benefit thousands of local players.