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Sporting Clubs and Gender Equality – men benefit too

December 19 2018, News

The Victorian government continues to make large investments in the promotion of greater gender equality in our communities.  But why is this relevant to sporting clubs?  Savvy sporting communities are recognising this as a modern opportunity to grow their club, attract funding and increase memberships- but the benefits do not stop there. Research shows communities […]

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Code of Conduct

July 10 2019, News

What is a Code of Conduct and why should my club have one? A Code of Conduct is integral to any sporting club as it outlines the expected behaviour of administrators, committees, coaches and officials, players, parents, and spectators. Codes of Conduct can be very broad; from on-field incidents, sideline abuse and mismanagement, to inappropriate […]

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Content Control

August 17 2018, News

A social media policy developed by your club committee, in collaboration with the members, provides a framework to ensuring your social media sites contain content that promotes your club as a ‘club of choice’.  Furthermore, does your committee know who has administrator access to your club’s social media sites and therefore control over its content?  […]

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Sons of the West – Men’s health program

March 7 2019, News

Sons of the West is a FREE and FUN men’s health program.
Learn more about your health in a safe, inclusive space; make friends for life; and try fun new types of physical activity.

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Grievance Procedures and Disciplinary Actions

July 15 2019, News

Most organisations will face disputes and issues of member behaviour at some point. The key is to know how to resolve the issue properly and quickly. When do we implement our grievance procedures and how do we discipline poor behaviour? Understanding the issue – and who it involves – is important and will determine which […]

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Club Values

August 17 2018, News

What are your club’s values?  What are the standards that your club won’t compromise on?  The first step to making sure your social media presence reflects the values at your club is getting clear on what your club stands for. Written and visible club values are a powerful tool to communicate the positive culture at […]

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