Sports Programs & Activities
Get Active Clubs Program
The introduction of the Get Active Clubs program will assist and empower clubs to:
- Increase levels of participation in their sport
- Be well managed and governed
- Achieve good practice and minimum operating standards
- Develop an environment that will promote growth and development
- Provide an atmosphere and culture that is attractive to current and future members
Registration to the Get Active Clubs program is required to access the program's resources and blog. Registration details to follow in the coming months.
The Get Active Clubs program is one stop shop for information, support and guidance to clubs and volunteers. Aspects of support and guidance that will be covered in the Get Active Clubs program include:
- Planning and development
- Club management
- Committee management
- Club policies
- Financial management
- Grants – funding – sponsorship
- Risk management
- Volunteer management
- Marketing and promotions
- Best Practice
Council’s Sport and Recreation unit is committed to providing workshops that are specifically designed for sport and recreation organisations to increase skills and knowledge within the organisation. The aim is to provide a wide range of workshops to provide education and training opportunities for administrators, coaches, parents and officials and focus on the important issues relevant to clubs.
Council also partner with the Department of National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing to provide free workshops throughout the year.
Council’s Sport & Recreation unit run and support a number of events that cater to our communities' sport, active recreation and health needs.
- Get Active Expo
- Get Active Townsville Program
- 30 Ways in 30 Days campaign
- Ride the River
- Dive-in Movie Nights at Riverway Lagoons
- Cricket Australia Quad Series
Get Active Clubs Blog
The Get Active Clubs blog provides informative hints and ideas aimed to assist clubs.
Visit the Get Active Clubs blog page for the latest news, events & information on the sports club industry.
This blog is currently under construction. The Get Active Clubs program and blog will officially launch, and be available to Townsville sport and recreation clubs via registration. Registration details to follow in the coming months.