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The Queen’s Baton Relay wants you!

Sunday 05 Mar 2017

Western Australia welcomes the Queen’s Baton Relay in lead up to Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Be sport smart in the heat

Tuesday 28 Feb 2017

Perth and the metropolitan area is expecting high temperatures with a series of consecutive days of mid to high thirties expected. People training, competing in sports events or generally being active are urged to take precautions to avoid heat stress.

Outstanding local volunteers wanted

Thursday 16 Feb 2017

Do you know a sport and recreation volunteer in the Great Southern who has given outstanding support and service?

Upcoming events

Member Protection Information Officer (MPIO) Course

Thursday 30 Mar 2017

The Department of Sport and Recreation invites members of the sport and recreation industry to register for the Member Protection Information Officer (MPIO) course.

Good Club Governance

Thursday 30 Mar 2017

Club Business Workshops, Busselton


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.