News and events Latest news Safety first for Rotto swim crews Tuesday 20 Feb 2018 Support crews for this year's Rottnest Channel Swim will have their admission fees for the island waived. Sport and recreation support to reach Every Club in WA Monday 19 Feb 2018 State Government support for grassroots sport and recreation clubs is set to be expanded across the State, with the new Every Club program to provide every single city and country club with access to club development resources. Sam Kerr’s Matildas to take on Thailand in first-ever WA match Wednesday 14 Feb 2018 International football superstar and Young Australian of the Year, Sam Kerr will join the Matildas for their first-ever Western Australian game when they play Thailand at nib Stadium on March 26, 2018. More news Upcoming events Club Business Workshop - How to Run your Club Wednesday 07 Mar 2018 This workshop is designed for State Sporting Associations, peak industry bodies and recreation organisation staff, board members and volunteers. Safe Clubs 4 Kids workshop Tuesday 13 Mar 2018 The Safe Clubs 4 Kids initiative supports the sport and recreation industry to create and maintain safe environments for children and young people. Safe Clubs 4 Kids workshop Wednesday 21 Mar 2018 The Safe Clubs 4 Kids initiative supports the sport and recreation industry to create and maintain safe environments for children and young people. 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.