Publications

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

List of publications

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The club secretary: The key to efficiency

This resource highlights some common-sense steps to ensuring your workload will be lighter, that your group won’t have members who just ‘make up the numbers’ and that it will be seen as an effective team.

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Delegation – Help for the overworked committee member

This resource highlights some common-sense steps to ensuring your workload will be lighter, that your group won’t have members who just ‘make up the numbers’ and that it will be seen as an effective team.

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Taking the lead! A guide for club presidents

The president or chairperson is the principal leader of the club and has overall responsibility for the club’s administration.

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Starting a new club

How to start a new club.

Careers in sport and recreation

Careers in sport and recreation

This guide will introduce you to some of the disciplines within the sport and recreation sector and provide a glimpse into the roles and requirements that exist in these areas.

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Grassroots

The secret life of sport and recreation.

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Great Southern Regional Sport and Recreation Plan

The purpose of the Great Southern Regional Sport and Recreation Plan is to assist in defining a clear direction for the development of sport and recreation in the region and provide a blueprint to support this strategy.

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Guide to the WA planning system

A useful guide for sport and recreation professionals.

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Active Open Space (Playing Fields) in a Growing Perth Peel

Open space is an inherent part of the Australian culture, helping to define Perth and contribute to the physical and mental health of our community.

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Emerging Constraints for Public Open Space in Perth Metropolitan Suburbs

Implications of Bush Forever, Water Sensitive Urban Design and Liveable Neighbourhoods for Active Sport and Recreation

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Public Parkland Planning and Design Guide (WA)

Well-planned, well-designed public parklands will provide long-term benefits to Western Australian communities.

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Strategic Funding Review 2019

The purpose of the Strategic Funding Review was to look at the department’s investment into Western Australia’s sport and recreation industry, and to address upcoming opportunities and challenges within the portfolio.

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Strategic Funding Review Preliminary Findings Report

In March 2018 the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries (the department) announced the Sport and Recreation Strategic Funding Review.

Sport and Recreation Common Ground

This document is a discussion paper for the industry outlining the results of the work to date; where there is agreement and where there is a requirement for further discussion.

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Minister’s Sport and Recreation Sector Briefing

Sport and recreation has an essential role in forming and maintaining the fabric of our communities and our society overall.

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