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.

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.

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.


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.