News and events

Latest news

Rottnest Channel Swim has international appeal

Friday 22 Feb 2019

2500 swimmers, 1000 paddlers and 950 boats will hit the water for the annual Rottnest Channel Swim tomorrow (February 23).

Country football clubs funding boost to improve mental health

Friday 15 Feb 2019

Health and Mental Health Minister Roger Cook has announced a new three-year $855,000 partnership between Healthway and the West Australian Country Football League (WACFL) to build club capacity and support for mental health.

Construction progressing at iconic Fremantle netball hub

Monday 04 Feb 2019

Premier Mark McGowan has visited the southern suburbs' major grassroots netball facility to inspect the $1.8 million McGowan Government funded upgrades, an election commitment, which will revitalise the iconic club.

Upcoming events

Every Club Business Workshop Series

Wednesday 20 Feb 2019

All six workshops

How to Run a Club, Moora

Tuesday 26 Feb 2019

Every Club Business Workshop Series

How to Run a Club - Webinar

Wednesday 27 Feb 2019

Every Club Business Workshop Webinar Series


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.