Publications

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

List of publications

Categories

Physical growth and maturation  Junior sport policy cover

Physical growth and maturation – Junior sport policy

Young people receive their most effective and satisfying sports experiences when they experience goodwill and cooperation between all levels of stakeholders.

Making sport safe  Junior sport policy cover

Making sport safe – Junior sport policy

Sport providers have a legal duty of care to protect the welfare of young people and ensure they are not exposed to unnecessary risk in any aspect of sports delivery.

People making it happen  Junior sport policy cover

People making it happen – Junior sport policy

The most important resource in junior sport is the people who provide the infrastructure for the delivery of activities and set the social atmosphere around sport.

Long-term involvement Junior sport policy cover

Long-term involvement – Junior sport policy

A major objective for junior sport is the development of life-long participation in sport.

Forming links  Junior sport policy cover

Forming links – Junior sport policy

Young people receive their most effective and satisfying sports experiences when they experience goodwill and cooperation between all levels of stakeholders.

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How to be an inclusive club

Sport and recreation clubs are important to local communities and can be the best place to encourage positive contact and cooperation between people from a range of different backgrounds and abilities.

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Including people with disability in sport and recreation

Everyone has the right to be a part of an inclusive and welcoming community where their contribution is recognised and valued. People with disability should have equal opportunity to participate in a mainstream community club.

Inclusive participation

The department's position on inclusive participation.

Youth sport policy

Youth sport – Junior sport policy

Regular participation in physical activity and sport is important for young people's health and wellbeing.

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Planning for your club – The future is in your hands

Planning is the key to the future for all sporting and recreation clubs no matter their level, activity or size.

Seeking and servicing a sponsor

This information has been designed to help clubs that may not have had much experience in gaining sponsorships.

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Promoting your club

Clubs need to be competitive on and off the field, so promoting, or marketing, your club is essential.

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Establishing your club constitution and becoming incorporated

Your club may have been active for a while and you need to adopt a constitution.

Problem solving  A guide for clubs cover

Problem solving – A guide for clubs

There are a number of ways that can be used to assist with or facilitate group or committee based problem solving. This booklet looks at three possible methods or techniques but there are many more.

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Effective club meetings – A guide for the chairperson

If you are inexperienced in chairing formal meetings, such as the club Annual General Meeting or the monthly club meetings, this resource provides some helpful hints.

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Top 20 tips for successful coaching

These tips provide some direction for coaches to increase their chance of having the greatest impact possible on their junior athletes.

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Top 20 tips for officials

These tips provide guidelines for new and existing officials. Good officiating, playing and coaching ensures everyone enjoys the experience!

Club team manager

Team managers have an extremely important role ensuring the successful management of the team and welfare of the athletes in their care.

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Show me the money – A guide for the club treasurer

A small clubs accounts are not complicated so you don’t have to be an accountant to be a treasurer.

Page reviewed 05 May 2022