Following the recent State election, the Office of Sport has a new Minister, the Hon. John Sidoti MP, Minister for Sport, Multiculturalism, Seniors and Veterans.
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On Friday 29 March, the Office of Sport shut down operation of the Myuna Bay Sport and Recreation Centre to mitigate serious potential risk to clients and staff.
In support of this year’s International Women’s Day theme ‘Balance for Better’, the Office of Sport held a breakfast on 6 March 2019.
Local coaches had the opportunity to learn from some of Australia’s leading coaches at the Western Coaches Conference on 2 March 2019.
On 1 March 2019 the laws in NSW regulating the combat sport industry changed.
The world’s best cross country runners are set to race to Bathurst to fight it out for podium title with the NSW Government securing the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Cross Country Championships in 2021.
The NSW Government has awarded more than $30 million in grants for sports facility improvements across Sydney.
More than 300 sports clubs across NSW are sharing in more than $400,000 towards the purchase of life-saving equipment to respond to cardiac emergencies at sport and recreation facilities.
Surf lifesaving clubs across NSW will share in $3.9 million as part of the NSW Government’s 2018/19 Surf Club Facility Program.
Sixty-nine sporting clubs across the state have been successful in securing funding in the NSW Government’s Safe Shooting Program.