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14 February 2020

ABC’s Karen Tighe receives Lifetime Achievement Award

ABC broadcaster Karen Tighe says she hopes to see the continued rise of female sport commentators and Paralympic sport, accepting the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Sport Australia Media Awards in Sydney.

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11 February 2020

AIS continues to challenge the status quo

The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) today announced the latest participant intake of the AIS Talent Programs, continuing its commitment to placing more women in leadership positions in Australian Sport.

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04 February 2020

Robert Dalton appointed Acting CEO of Sport Australia

The Australian Sports Commission Board has appointed Robert Dalton as Acting CEO of Sport Australia for the coming months.

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15 January 2020

AIS boosts support for bushfire-affected athletes and their families

The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) is enhancing the mental health services provided to Australia’s high performance athletes and their families to help manage the impact on their wellbeing as a result of the country’s devastating bushfires.

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15 January 2020

Statement from Sport Australia

Sport Australia acknowledges the report prepared by the Australian National Audit Office: Award of Funding under the Community Sport Infrastructure Program.

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03 January 2020

AIS affected by extreme bushfire conditions

As a precautionary measure, all AIS training facilities will be closed this Saturday 4th January due to the forecast extreme conditions

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19 December 2019

AIS advises athletes to be alert to smoke haze

Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) Chief Medical Officer Dr David Hughes has cautioned athletes to be vigilant regarding air pollution levels in bushfire-affected regions, and to adjust their training plans accordingly.

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19 December 2019

Thousands to Benefit from Community Swimming Grants Program

Thousands of people across the country with a disability or from culturally diverse backgrounds will now have easier access to swimming programs.

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11 December 2019

Message from the ASC CEO

Australian Sports Commission CEO Kate Palmer provides an update on the investigation into an incident of unauthorised access to one of the ASC’s email accounts.

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