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False billing and unsolicited invoices

Wednesday 22 Nov 2017

Consumer Protection has had a number of recent reports from sporting associations that have received an unsolicited invoice for payment for services that they have not ordered.

Football West belts up with the Insurance Commission

Tuesday 21 Nov 2017

Treasurer Ben Wyatt has announced the Insurance Commission of Western Australia will provide $540,000 of funding to Football West over three years for their participation in the Belt Up campaign.

Australia v England One Day International to be played at Optus Stadium

Monday 20 Nov 2017

Optus Stadium will host the One Day International cricket match between Australia and England on Sunday January 28, 2018 – in what is expected to be the highest-attended sporting match in Western Australian history.

Upcoming events

#MediaSavvySports, Joondalup

Wednesday 29 Nov 2017

How to successfully use social media to engage with your community.

Bickley Outdoor Recreation Camp - Summer Splash Camp 2018

Wednesday 10 Jan 2018

Grab a friend and head to Bickley Outdoor Recreation Camps Summer Splash Camp. No time to be bored with days full of fun, wild water activities, climbing and recreation activities for everyone.

Ern Halliday Recreation Camp Holiday Day Program Wednesday 10th January 2018

Wednesday 10 Jan 2018

Grab a friend and head to Ern Halliday Camp for our January 2018 holiday programs. No time to be bored with days full of fun, wild water activities and outdoor adventures.

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.