Publications

A list of publications put out by the department's service areas.

List of publications

Benefits of sport and recreation

Sport and recreation builds stronger, healthier, happier, and safer communities across Western Australia.

Brain Boost cover

Brain Boost

How sport and physical activity enhance children’s learning what the research is telling us.

Brain boost cover

Brain boost (2010)

Sport and physical activity enhance childrens learning 2010.

Live Music Venues Review, 2015

Desktop review of live music venues in Western Australia.

More than winning cover

More than winning – the real value of sport and recreation in Western Australia

The department advocates and supports projects to strengthen communities through sport and recreation.

Outdoor Opportunities cover

Outdoor Opportunities

How being active outdoors benefits children and adolescents.

PVMF Issues Paper 2

Public Value Measurement Framework. Issues Paper 2 - Benchmarking

Early conceptual scoping of the department’s new value framework.

PVMF Measuring quality arts

Public Value Measurement Framework. Measuring the Quality of the Arts, 2014

A new approach to capturing, measuring and explaining the value of the arts.

Social impacts of CA

Social Impacts of Culture and the Arts WA, 2019

The Social Impacts of Culture and the Arts WA report and its application are part of the further development of the overall Public Value Measurement model.

The relationship between organised recreational activity and mental health

A review of current literature indicates that people who participate in sports clubs and organised recreational activity enjoy better mental health, are more alert, and more resilient against the stresses of modern living.

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