News and events Latest news Sporting clubs get equipment boost Monday 29 Jun 2015 Almost 300 sporting clubs across Western Australia will be purchasing new equipment thanks to the latest round of the State Government's Community Sporting Club Equipment Subsidy Scheme. Travel subsidies to help young athletes Monday 29 Jun 2015 Almost 600 young athletes across Western Australia have received subsides from the State Government in the latest round of the Athlete Travel Subsidy Scheme. First look at Stadium Station Monday 29 Jun 2015 Train passengers who will be attending events at the new Perth Stadium in Burswood have been given a first look at what the future Stadium Station will deliver. More news Upcoming events View 2015 Western Desert League Festival 2015 Western Desert League Festival Monday 06 Apr 2015 The 2015 Western Desert League Premiership Season comprises of three four-day rounds of football and softball competition, including children's activities. View Mentoring Course Mentoring Course Saturday 04 Jul 2015 The program covers the interpersonal skills required for mentors and the planning and processes of mentoring. NAIDOC Netball Carnival Wednesday 08 Jul 2015 In 2015, the NAIDOC Netball Carnival will be held for the first time at the Wembley Sports Park inclusive of the Perth Netball Association and the State Netball Centre. 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.