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AAA Hookin2Hockey Pilot Program

June 19 2019, News

Hockey Victoria is committed to extending their program for people with a disability with the introduction of AAA Hookin2Hockey Pilot program in Ballarat.  Hookin2Hockey gives participants the opportunity to learn the basic skills of hockey, develop fundamental motor skills and make friends all while beginning their lifelong love of hockey! The pilot will run for […]

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Daylesford Pride Cup & Luncheon

June 26 2019, News

The Daylesford Football Netball Club (DFNC) in partnership with the Chill Out Festival is proud to be hosting the inaugural Daylesford Pride Cup against Newlyn FNC on Saturday 13 July at Victoria Park. DFNC and Chill Out Festival invite you to join them for the inaugural Daylesford Pride Cup Luncheon from 12pm-2pm, with a two […]

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See what women really want in their sport & rec activities!

June 6 2019, News

Sports Central celebrated women of all shapes, cultures and ages at the event held on Monday 18th March at Morshead Park, Redan. The group of 18 women who attended the event contributed to the discussion on how sport & recreation providers can better provide and cater to their needs. Sports Central alongside VicHealth and partners […]

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Project Coordinator – Position Vacant

May 29 2019, News

Sports Central are seeking an energetic Project Coordinator to join our team. Project Coordinator 30 to 38 hours per week (0.8 to 1 EFT) Sports Central is one of nine Regional Sport Assemblies operating throughout Victoria.  Based in Ballarat, the organisation facilitates and supports participation in sport and active recreation across six shires in the Central […]

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Sons of the West returns in 2019!

March 12 2019, News

Sons of the West is a FREE men’s health program for men aged 18 and over living, working and recreating in Victoria’s west. First delivered in Ballarat in 2016, the Western Bulldogs Community Foundation has again partnered the City of Ballarat and Sports Central to deliver the Sons of the West program this year. The 10-week program […]

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Vicsport Talks Ballarat

December 19 2018, News

Building a more active Victoria – Vicsport Talks. Vicsport are proud to present a series of short talks about how successful social and modified sport products are changing the way sport is delivered and opening up new participants to sporting organisations. In partnership with Sports Central and the City of Ballarat, Vicsport Talks are coming […]

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Change Our Game Scholarship Announcement

October 16 2018, News

Sports Central staff member, Chloe Jackson, was recently announced as a Change Our Game Scholarship recipient. Chloe joins a further 28 women from across the state who were successful with their applications.  Over 70 women have now benefited from this program gaining access to valuable professional development opportunities to build leadership skills in sport. The […]

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Daughters of the West 2018 Graduation

October 10 2018, News

On Tuesday 9th October more than 100 people attended the Daughters of the West 2018 Graduation ceremony held at Oscars Bar & Cafe. It was wonderful to see so many people come along to support and celebrate our 48 graduates.  Special guests included the City of Ballarat Mayor, Cr Samantha McIntosh and Western Bulldogs Football […]

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Volunteer Grants

August 10 2018, News

The Australian Federal Government have confirmed $20 million will be made available to community organisations to support the efforts of their volunteers. The Volunteer Grants 2018 funding round will provide funding of between $1,000 and $5,000 to eligible individuals and not-for-profit community organisations. This funding is to be used to: purchase eligible small equipment items for […]

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