Sports Community celebrates National Volunteers Week

Sports Community is excited to celebrate National Volunteers Week as it joins the rest of Australia in acknowledging the contribution of volunteers, especially in sport. The core ethos of Sports Community is to help volunteers succeed in their roles in community sport and this week is important to understand the value of supporting volunteers who […]

GOswim for Australian Kids of All Ages

Swimming lessons can begin from as young as 6 months of age, focusing on water familiarisation and floating. Children from a young age should learn how to float or get to the edge of a pool should they ever fall in. Swimming Australia and Belgravia Leisure have partnered to develop and deliver a new and effective swimming and […]

Sports Community’s brand new Volunteer Learning Platform is now live!

Sports Community’s new volunteer learning platform is here, providing you with an intuitive platform to all of our training programs. As a Sports Community member, you have access to ALL of Sports Community’s online resources via the Volunteer Learning Platform as well as hundreds of pages on volunteer resources. Our online courses and eBooks include: […]

Belgravia Foundation launches its collaborative Mental Health eLearning Program, MHeLP

Belgravia Foundation has launched a brand-new ‘Take Charge’ Mental Health eLearning Program (MHeLP) in collaboration with over 20 community sport sector organisations and partners. MHeLP is a cutting edge, Mental Health eLearning Program developed under the guidance of international mental health and exercise experts for New Zealand and Australian leisure and community sports sectors. MHeLP […]

Mother’s Day Activities and Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is just around the corner! It’s a lovely opportunity to treat your Mum, Grandmother or another special motherly figure in your life, to show your appreciation and love for all they do! How will you be spoiling her this Mother’s Day? Show her how much she means to you with some of these […]

Sports Community and Tastepoint support local clubs

Sports Community has been overwhelmed by the response from clubs after its Tastepoint campaign which gave clubs the opportunity to earn $1,000 for holding a beef and lamb tasting event with Tastepoint.  Over a hundred clubs registered for the program via Sports Community which shows the power of our close community and how we continue to help clubs with their fundraising efforts via […]

Sports Community completes STARCLUB webinar training series 

Sports Community has completed its webinar training series for the South Australian Government’s clubs program, STARCLUB.  The Sports Community team worked closely with STARCLUB to tailor a webinar training series that spoke directly to their members, reaching a range of sporting organisations across suburban and regional South Australia.    The webinar training series included attracting and retaining volunteers, how to make sure […]

Earn your club $1,000 for taste testing beef and lamb with Tastepoint!

Sports clubs have taken a huge hit to revenue and fundraising over the past 12 months and chances are, your club is one of them. Sports Community has presented an offer for your sports club that almost seems too good to be true! How would your sports club, (and extended friends + family) like to […]

Sports Community provides resources to Football Victoria’s Club Support Program

Sports Community is excited to provide its community volunteer resources to Football Victoria (FV) who have developed their Club Support Program. The program – hosted on the Football Victoria site – provides football club-specific training from FV as well as Sports Community resources that are designed to assist volunteers and their clubs to navigate the […]

VicHealth’s ‘Reimagining Health Grant’ applications are now open

Reimagining Health: A VicHealth Partnership Grant offers grants of up to $3K, $10K or $50K for community projects to support Victorians hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic. Through the grants, VicHealth will work with local partners to fund local solutions to improve Victorians’ physical and mental health now and into the future. Some of your organisation’s […]

See our upcoming Sports Community webinars for March

Sports Community’s Volunteer Webinar Series ramps up in March with four, three-part webinars this month. The first on Tuesday 9 March takes you through how to set up your club for success in a post-COVID era. Our webinar series will take you through our best-in-class guide on how your club can not only navigate but […]

EyeGuide joins as Sports Community’s Brain Wellness Partner

Sports Community is excited to announce eye tracking technology company EyeGuide as its Community Brain Wellness Partner. EyeGuide provides state-of-the-art eye tracking technology to help capture important data about your brain health using a fast, objective and affordable solution. This solution is used in Australia, New Zealand, US, UK and Europe to manage the wellbeing […]