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COVID-19: Supporting your Sponsors

April 24 2020, News

The COVID-19 outbreak is affecting us all, with many of the local businesses and organisations that provide support to sporting clubs facing uncertain times ahead. When you think about your own sponsors, they have no doubt provided your Club much needed support over the years, and without their generosity you would not have been able to […]

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Sports Focus programs and service delivery – COVID-19

March 31 2020, News

In line with the changing expert medical and health advice, Sports Focus continues to adjust our service delivery, community programs and capacity building activities. We recognise that as a lead organisation within the community sport sector we have a role to play to help reduce the transmission and spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). Considering the most […]

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COVID-19: Holding Meetings and AGM’s

April 8 2020, News

During this​ time of uncertainty clubs may be wondering if they can still hold their general meetings, and for summer clubs who have finished their 2019/2020 season, they might be questioning if and how they can go about holding their Annual General Meeting (AGM)? Your club can still hold meetings, however following the Government’s direction regarding gatherings […]

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Child Safe Standards – What does your club need to do?

June 13 2017, News

The Victorian State Government has introduced compulsory minimum standards that apply to organisations that provide services for children to help protect children from all forms of abuse. The Victorian Child Safety Standards now apply to sporting organisations that operate and provide sporting services for children within Victoria. There are seven (7) different requirements that make up the standards, which sporting organisations […]

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Macedon Ranges – Community Funding Scheme

February 28 2014, Uncategorized

The Community Funding Scheme is an annual program which offers grants of up to $12,000 for not-for-profit groups operating in the Macedon Ranges. Grants are offered to help local organisations introduce or improve: programs, resources and activities. Does your community group have an idea for a project which: meets locals needs strengthens community relationships aligns […]

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COVID-19: Supporting the Mental Health and Wellbeing of members

May 1 2020, News

We know that sport is doing it tough as the moment, training and playing has stopped and seeing club mates at the game and enjoying a good laugh afterwards feels like a thing of the past. Face to face interaction between club members is no longer taking place, committee meetings have either been postponed or are now being conducted online. The sport and active recreation […]

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Join our Active April Team!

April 8 2020, News

Are you looking for a way to keep active and motivated while you are social distancing?   The Premier’s Active April is an initiative that encourages all Victorians to do at least 30 minutes of physical activity a day during April.    The campaign allows you to track your daily activity, gives you access to free workout videos and nutritional information, all whilst being […]

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