News: Education

2020 National Sports Convention looks to provide framework to activate more Australians

Following the success of the 2019 National Sports Convention, the organisers of the industry convention have announced that the event will be returning in 2020, being staged at the…

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Dec 9, 2019 Education / Fitness / Recreation / Sport /


Western Australia launches online education for combat sports industry

The Combat Sports Commission (CSC) has launched an online education unit to provide contestants with essential information about the industry and participation in combat sports in WA. The…

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Dec 9, 2019 Education / Safety / Sport /


Surf Life Saving NSW report identifies trends and areas of concern for the 2019/20 Summer

Surf Life Saving NSW has documented the worrying increase in fatalities in the 2019 Surf Life Saving NSW Coastal Safety Report, which details coastal drowning figures and identifies trends…

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Dec 9, 2019 Education / Environment / Recreation / Safety /


Melbourne Zoo innovation leads to giraffe medical breakthrough

Innovative thinking from keepers and vets at Melbourne Zoo has resulted in a new technique to help monitor the dental health of one of the Zoo’s ageing citizens - a 23-year-old…

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Dec 8, 2019 Attractions / Education / Wellness /


Queensland Government announces new plans to protect koalas

With their aim to protect koalas in South East Queensland, the Queensland Government has announced new plans to increase the protection of more than half a million hectares of land through…

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Dec 8, 2019 Education / Environment /


Parramatta Council offers training subsidies for fitness and sport professionals

Through its new Better Ageing Fitness Development Subsidy Program, City of Parramatta Council is offering local sport, fitness and exercise professionals an opportunity to help improve the…

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Dec 7, 2019 Education / Fitness / Sport / Wellness /


Tourism Report calls for more effective climate change strategies to save our oceans

A report released today, ‘The expected impacts of climate change on the ocean economy’, suggests Australia’s Great Barrier Reef tourism, despite its best management…

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Dec 6, 2019 Education / Environment / Tourism /


Aqua Fitness Convention gets backing from Recreation SA

The upcoming Australian International Aqua Fitness Convention 2020 has announced that industry body Recreation SA are backing the event as an ‘Official Supporter’. The…

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Dec 5, 2019 Aquatics / Education / Fitness / Recreation /


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Track. Engage. Retain GreeneDesk is a suite of cloud based software solutions helping health clubs, leisure centres and swim schools to effectively track progression, improve customer engagement and…

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