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First Aid for Australia’s Most Common Sporting Injuries

March 18 2019, News

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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Mediation

July 15 2019, News

So you’ve got a conflict or dispute within your club and you’ve exhausted all avenues in which to resolve it and someone suggests mediation. What is mediation? How does mediation work? Who can mediate over a conflict or dispute? Where can I find an accredited mediator? What is mediation? Mediation is a process in which […]

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Things to consider…

August 17 2018, News

Whilst acknowledging that having a social media presence can be an incredibly valuable strategy to promote your club and build connection with your local community, like anything, there are some potential issues that will require your consideration. The use of ‘Closed Groups’ is one that comes to mind when using Facebook. A ‘Closed Group’ only […]

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Greater Bendigo Coalition for Gender Equity

March 8 2019, News

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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Play by the Rules Awards 2019

August 5 2019, News

The Play by the Rules Awards are open again in 2019 to recognise sporting clubs and associations which work tirelessly to ensure their sport is safe, inclusive, and fair! If your club or association does some great work to keep sport safe, fair and inclusive why not enter the Play by the Rules Awards – […]

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Gender Equity – Are You On Board?

September 13 2018, News

With the 1 July 2019 deadline fast approaching, Victorian State Government funded sporting organisations have turned their attention to meeting the mandatory quotas for women on boards. At Sports Focus, we have undertaken considerable planning to ensure compliance. Our Rules have been re-drafted and are ready to be formally accepted by our members at a […]

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