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Study reveals discrimination in school sporting environments

Researchers have identified school sporting environments as major sources of anxiety for same-sex attracted and gender diverse young people. The research project, led by Victoria…

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Aug 28, 2014 Education / Sport /


All new Aqualink Box Hill makes a splash in the community

Since a $30 million plus redevelopment of Aqualink Box Hill by Whitehorse City Council, the facility has been attracting massive support from the city’s residents.   Each week…

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Aug 27, 2014 Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Sport /


Fitness Australia and Parks and Leisure Australia join to advance training in parks guidelines

Industry peak bodies Parks and Leisure Australia and Fitness Australia have announced a partnership aimed at developing consistent policies for the delivery of commercial fitness services…

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Aug 27, 2014 Fitness / Parks / Recreation / Wellness /


New General Manager to steer Wet’n’Wild Sydney’s second season

With Wet'n'Wild Sydney set to open for its second season on 20th September, a new General Manager, Dianne Rigg, will be at the helm of the waterpark’s team. Longtime Village…

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Aug 27, 2014 Aquatics / Attractions / Waterparks /


Wanneroo Kart Hire fined over 2011 safety incident

Western Australian go-kart operator Wanneroo Kart Hire and a former director of the business have been fined $30,250 over a 2011 incident where a teenage girl’s hair became entangled…

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Aug 27, 2014 Legal / Safety / Sport /


Sydney sporting venues to get $500 million overhaul

Plans for Sydney’s ANZ Stadium to be roofed and for a massive refurbishment of the city’s Moore Park sport and entertainment precinct are reportedly to be unveiled in the coming…

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Aug 27, 2014 Entertainment / Hospitality / Retail / Sport / Venues /


Study shows drinks children associate with sport are largely unhealthy

University of Otago researchers believe urgent action is needed to help children and parents make healthier choices when it comes to the drinks children consume when playing sport. The…

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Aug 27, 2014 Marketing / Sport / Wellness /


ARV Conference opens in Melbourne

The 2014 Aquatics and Recreation Victoria (ARV) Industry Conference opens in Melbourne today (27th August). Being held over three days, until Friday 29th August, at the Melbourne Park…

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Aug 27, 2014 Aquatics / Recreation /


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