External Assistance

Below you will find a number of external websites that offer many opportunities for Clubs to access resources (some free), support guides, training and lots of information dedicated to ensuring sport delivers the best experience possible for players, officials and volunteers.

Australian Sports Commission:  Includes a Club Health Check and information on governance, risk management, membership services and more.

Regional Sports Assemblies: These nine regional sports assemblies offer advice for Clubs within their regional catchment.

Club Help: A wealth of free resources and support for volunteers in sports Clubs.

Sports Community: Helping build stronger communities by assisting ‘grass  roots’ sports clubs through the provision of information and training.

Good Sports: Creating stronger, healthier and more family-friendly sporting clubs promoting good practice in sport. Sign up as a Good Sports Clubs to gain access to resources.

Play By The Rules: The Play By The Rules (PBTR) website helps to build the capacity of all people involved in sport and recreation to prevent and deal with behaviour that does not fit with safe, fair and inclusive participation.

Community Club Toolkit: Designed for sports clubs, organise community events, sports activities or structured programs for informal groups and young people. Free, easy to use toolkits and resource with lots of ‘how to’ hints and useful templates.

Our Community: The Our Community Group provides advice, connections, training and easy to use tech tools for people and organisations working to build stronger communities.

Volunteering Victoria: Offer a range of resources, tools and templates to support excellence in volunteer management.

Clearing House for Sport: Brings together Australia’s leading sport and active recreation agencies to share knowledge and insights about sport, human performance, and increasing the levels of physical activity within our communities.