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Change Our Game Community Activation Grants
The Change Our Game Community Activation Grants fund one-off community level events that showcase and celebrate the role of women and girls in sport and active recreation. Applications open on Monday 13th August and close at 5pm on Tuesday 4th September 2018. Grants of up to $5,000 are available to increase the capacity of community sport and […]Read more.
Holden Home Ground Advantage – 2018 Winter Round is Girls Round!
Get the Holden Home Ground Advantage! If there’s one thing that brings communities together — it’s sport. Which is why Holden started the Home Ground Advantage program in 2014 — to help grassroots sport grow. When it comes to sport, girls can now pursue the same dreams as boys! Our 2018 winter round will provide […]Read more.
A-League Football in Ballarat
Ballarat & District Soccer Association are delighted to be showcasing A-League football in our region, with Melbourne Victory and Western Sydney Wanderers set to play a pre-season friendly in Ballarat. Melbourne Victory and Western Sydney Wanderers, two of Australia’s biggest football (soccer) clubs will meet at Morshead Park on Saturday 8th September, kicking off at […]Read more.
Pick My Project – Voting Open
Public voting for Pick My Project is now open! Listed below are all of the local projects that have been suggested by, or partnered with, Sports Central’s member clubs. Vote for these initiatives to ensure that the funding is allocated towards supporting local sport and recreation projects. Voting closes on Monday 17th September. ______________________________________________________________________________ Ballarat-Sebastopol […]Read more.
Finals Carnival Success
Sunday 12th August was the Finals Carnival for the 2018 AFL Victoria FIDA Western Country Conference. Over 200 all abilities athletes met in Stawell at North Park Reserve to compete in inclusive football and netball games. In the football, the Ballarat Bulldogs and Hamilton Boomers went head-to-head for the Western Country Conference Premiership Cup. The game […]Read more.
Making water the drink of choice in sport
Removing all ‘red’ drinks off display and healthy food labelling at Ballarat Aquatic & Lifestyle Centre. In 2016, Ballarat Aquatic & Lifestyle Centre recognised they could do more to support patrons who were trying to improve their health by providing healthier options in the café. With the backing of the City of Ballarat and advice […]Read more.