Call for Applications: 2010 Sport and Recreation Grants Program (closing 9 October 2009)

Applications are invited for the 2010 Sport and Recreation Grants Program (SRGP). The SRGP provides assistance to eligible organisations to support participation in active lifestyles through the delivery of quality programs, services and facilities for the benefit of the Canberra community.

CIT Students looking to increase sports participation for children

On Wednesday 13th May, 1st and 2nd year students from the Canberra Institute of Technology’s Sports Development course, organised a “Northside Sports Gala Day” for a group of approximately 75 children from Aranda Primary School. This day involved the children getting outside and having some fun and simply participating in a variety of sports while also learning some of the basic skills of those sports. The sports involved were basketball, cricket, soccer, hockey and athletics. At the end of the activities the children were given a bag of goodies to go home with. For the CIT students this day was all …