Category Archives: News

Engaging and Retaining Volunteers

Finding volunteers Know why people volunteer An important first step for clubs looking to recruit new volunteers is to understand why people volunteer in the first place. By knowing why people volunteer, clubs can understand what volunteers want out of their time at the club. Some of the reasons people volunteer include: Helping others and […]

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Ros Comer on Golden City Netball Association’s ‘AA Netball’

Ros Comer was the facilitator of Golden City Netball Association’s ‘AA (All Abilities) Netball’ club and is now retiring after being a part of the association for over 40 years. Sports Focus interviewed Ros about her time at the club, and the development of the ‘AA Netball’ program over time. Ros reflects fondly on her […]

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Top Spin – is booze advertising sneaking into the things you love?

“The alcohol industry deliberately targets young people who are drinking the most – Top Spin is about turning the tables and giving young Victorians the opportunity to have your say. Whether it’s text, image or a short video, we want you to call out the sneaky tactics used by the alcohol industry. Your entries not […]

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Is your club insured?

Public Liability Public Liability is designed to protect you and your club from costs that arise from an incident connected to your activities. It protects you against the financial risk of being found liable to a third party for accidental injury or death, or loss or damage to property resulting from you or your club’s […]

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First Aid for Australia’s Most Common Sporting Injuries

With millions of Aussies playing sport every year, and the most popular sports being those of high impact, sporting injuries are extremely common. But which sporting injuries are the most common, and how do we treat them once they happen on the field? For a more detailed description of DRSABCD, please click here… *All information […]

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Greater Bendigo Coalition for Gender Equity

Sports Focus is extremely excited to announce that we are now a member of the Greater Bendigo Coalition for Gender Equity! Why gender equity? Every person has fundamental human rights. We recognise the dignity and worth of each person, and the equal rights of men, women and all people. We recognise that gender inequality is […]

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