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20 May 2019

Sport Australia thanks volunteers: ‘backbone of our industry’

With an estimated 2.3 million Australians volunteering their effort to sport and physical activity each year, Sport Australia CEO Kate Palmer is encouraging every sporting participant to thank their local volunteers during National Volunteer Week.

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16 May 2019

National Walk Safely to School Day step in the right direction

Sport Australia CEO Kate Palmer is urging families to join in ‘National Walk Safely to School Day’ on May 17, sharing the goal to make walking an everyday activity.

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30 April 2019

Australia’s top 20 sports and physical activities revealed

Sport Australia has released the latest annual data from its AusPlay survey, which has revealed Australia’s top 20 sports and physical activities.

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15 April 2019

SportAUS supporting Victoria Premier’s Active April

At Sport Australia we’re keen to help all Australians Find Your 30!

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12 April 2019

Sport Australia urges sports to stand against discrimination

Sport Australia CEO Kate Palmer is urging all sports to take a strong stance to ensure safer sporting environments for all Australians.

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10 April 2019

Athletes stepping up to be community role models

The AIS and Lifeline have launched a Community Custodians program that will see athletes become advocates for mental health and positive community spirit.

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03 April 2019

Sport Australia welcomes major boost in sport funding

Sport Australia Chair John Wylie has declared the Australian Government’s $385.4m package for sport and physical activity in last night’s Federal Budget one of the biggest funding injections for sport in years.

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03 April 2019

Major funding boost for Australian athletes

Australian athletes will benefit from a major new funding commitment of more than $54 million over the next two years to the Australian Institute of Sport.

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26 March 2019

Water ramp a launching pad for Winter athlete pathways

Australian Institute of Sport CEO Peter Conde says a world-leading water ramp facility in Queensland will literally be a launching pad for the next generation of Australia’s Winter Olympians.

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26 March 2019

Partnership improves community sport and active recreation alignment

Sport Australia and Community Sport Australia have committed to greater national and state collaboration.

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