News and events Latest news New home at Hay Park for two local teams Wednesday 27 Jul 2016 Bunbury's South West Phoenix soccer club and South West Warriors rugby league club officially have a place to call their own. Sport industry awards recognise best of the best Tuesday 26 Jul 2016 The best of the best in Western Australia's sport and recreation industry have been recognised at an awards breakfast today at the State Reception Centre in Kings Park. New gear for hundreds of local sporting clubs Tuesday 26 Jul 2016 New bats, balls and bibs will be part of the equipment at clubs across Western Australia thanks to the latest round of the Community Sporting Club Equipment Subsidy Scheme. More news Upcoming events Children and Nature Conference Sunday 28 Aug 2016 Nature Play WA’s inaugural Children and Nature Conference comes to Fremantle this August 28. View Member Protection Information Officer Course Member Protection Information Officer Course Tuesday 20 Sep 2016 MPIO training is a course specifically for people who wish to be an MPIO for their state sport association or club. Great Aussie Camp Out, Ern Halliday Recreation Camp Friday 07 Oct 2016 Camp out under the stars in the Sanctuary in the Suburbs at the Ern Halliday Recreation Camp, Whitfords Ave, Hillarys. More events Awards The Department celebrated the valuable contribution made by sports coaches and officials to the sporting industry and wider community during the 2014 Industry Sports Coaches and Officials Awards.