Sport and recreation

Promoting participation and achievement in sport and recreation to support a healthy lifestyle for all Western Australians through physical activity.


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Sport and recreation news

Training and events

Passports and Visas

Visas - Sport and Recreation Industry Forum


Leederville, 6007
This unique forum, featuring staff from the Department of Home Affairs, is a great chance for leaders from all parts of the sport and recreation industry to learn more about the ins and outs of securing visas for coaches, athletes, officials and support staff that are travelling to Australia.
Peel Sport Development 2020

Peel Sport Development 2020


Mandurah
Peel Sport Development 2020 is the Western Australian sport and recreation sector's high-quality annual training and development series.
April 2020 Family Camp Out Weekend

Bickley Family Camp


Bickley
Bring your family and pitch a tent in the picturesque outdoor surrounds of the Bickley Outdoor Recreation Camp.

Participation and achievement in sport and recreation

We provide a range of services, initiatives and programs to help all Western Australians increase their physical activity in safe and inclusive environments.
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KidSport

KidSport enables Western Australian children to participate in community sport and recreation.

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Every Club

We are committed to giving every club in Western Australia access to resources, guides, training opportunities and information on how they can improve their club and support their volunteers and members.

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Recreation camps

Our recreation camps are special places where Western Australians of all ages can participate in unique outdoor activities.

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Gender diversity

There are economic, cultural, social and health benefits to having more women involved in leadership roles.

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Organisation development

Developing and maintaining good governance and continuous improvement.

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People development

The heart and soul oif any organisation is its people, and why we emphasis capacity building.

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High performance

Creating a sports system for athletes to achieve their potential in national and international sport.

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Sports related visas

Western Australian sporting associations and clubs often need to work with coaches, players, officials, managerial staff and scientific staff from other countries.

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Participation

Being inclusive means welcoming everyone, regardless of age, gender, race and ability.

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Combat Sports Commission

Ensuring all participants enjoy meaningful health and safety protections.

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Safety and integrity

Integrity is the basis of sport’s reputation for fair and ethical behaviour.

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Research and policy

Monitoring trends in sport and recreation, to deliver the best advice to the organisations we service.

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Places and spaces

Together with local government, we help the development of sport and recreation facilities in WA.

Funding for sport and recreation

The department provides funding to promote participation and achievement in sport and recreation.

Page reviewed 25 July 2019