Hockey Club Benefits from Funding Boost

The Margaret River Hockey Club will soon install a new synthetic turf half-pitch with lighting following a State Government contribution of $334,289 to the project. The Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund is providing a third of the funds, with the majority of remaining funds generated through the local community. Read more

Volunteer Contributions Celebrated

The Western Australian Cricket Association (WACA) has celebrated the state-wide contributions of volunteers to cricket at a function held at the WACA ground. “Volunteers are the lifeblood of our sport, without them many clubs would not survive”, said Jo Davies, WACA General Manager Community Cricket. Read more

Proposed Merger of National Bodies

Little Athletics Australia and Athletics Australia have announced the proposed merger of both organisations, following progress towards this outcome within WA and other some other states. The proposed One Athletics entity has opened a 12-month consultation phase as the potential structure aims to simplify the member pathway and remove confusing and overlapping products. Read more

Bulldogs Bring NRL Action Back to Perth

The Canterbury Bulldogs NRL team are set to make Perth their temporary home, with a home game each year for the next three NRL seasons from 2020 to be played at HBF Park. “This is wonderful news for sports fans in this state and strategically important to NRL WA in terms of its positive impact […]

2020 Championships Return to Denmark

Surf Life Saving WA have announced the return to Ocean Beach in Denmark for the Country and Masters Championships following a hugely successful carnival with nearly 1,000 competitors at the beach in 2019. The event takes place on 29 February – 1 March 2020 and will draw more than 650 competitors for the two-day competition. […]