Netball Victoria 2018 Community Awards

Nominations for the Netball Victoria 2018 Community Awards are now open. The awards celebrate the significant achievements of individuals, groups and associations who have contributed to the sport of netball in Victoria.

AWARD CATEGORIES

Suncorp NetSetGO Centre of the Year
The Netball Victoria NetSetGO Centre of the Year Award recognises the clubs, associations and community groups that have made a significant contribution to the growth and development of junior netball in their community through the establishment of an accredited Suncorp NetSetGO Centre.  

Inclusive Netball Community of the Year
Netball has the power to inspire and unite communities, the power to create leaders and break down cultural barriers. The Inclusive Netball Community of the Year award recognises outstanding work in engaging and supporting non-traditional participants to achieve growth and development within the sport through diverse communities.

Volunteer of the Year
Recognising outstanding services to netball in the areas of administration, officiating (scoring, timing, bench referee) and volunteering at club, association or league level. It provides tangible recognition for the efforts of individuals in improving and developing netball.

Contribution to Umpiring Award
Umpires play an exceptionally important role within netball, having the ability to enhance the game in a multitude of ways both on and off the court. The Umpiring Excellence Award recognises the outstanding contribution of a dedicated individual umpire who has excelled in providing support, development and growth of umpires within their particular club, association, league.

Coaching Excellence Award
Coaches play an exceptionally important role within netball, having the ability to develop and nurture the individual athlete both on and off the court. The Coaching Excellence Award recognises the outstanding contribution of a dedicated individual coach who has excelled in providing support, development and growth of both coaches and athletes within their particular club, association, and league.

Association Awards
This award recognises associations (one small, one large) that demonstrate excellence in governance, administration, development of volunteers and management practices that strengthen and sustain the association.

School of the Year Award
The School of the Year award acknowledges the valuable contribution schools play in the participation of netball across Victoria.

For further information, contact Mel Taylor (Western Region Manager) from Netball Victoria on 0439 331 699 or Mel.Taylor@netballvic.com.au