News: Education

Global water safety community converges on Perth with a mission to end drowning

As lifeguards and lifesavers prepare for an expected long and hot summer, drowning prevention experts from across the globe are converging on Perth for the World Conference on Drowning…

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Dec 5, 2023 Aquatics / Education / Recreation / Safety / Tourism /


Vale: VMA Past President and founding member Gareth James

Australasian Leisure Management is saddened to report the death of Gareth James at the age of 74. Described in an obituary in The Age as “the most distinguished and visionary…

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Dec 5, 2023 Education / Entertainment / Sport / Venues /


Darwin Airport resort offers Olympic size swimming pool and Indigenous training academy

Darwin Airport Resort has today launched as an integrated destination delivering Australia’s first-ever airport resort and offering an Olympic-plus size swimming pool and Indigenous…

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Dec 5, 2023 Aquatics / Education / Hospitality / Tourism /


Kingswim reveals revamped Water Safety Program

With swim schools located in NSW, Victoria, ACT and Queensland, Kingswim unveiled its reinvigorated Water Safety Program on National Water Safety Day (1st Dec). The program…

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Dec 5, 2023 Aquatics / Education / Safety /


Redevelopment concept designs and three-year closure announced for Powerhouse Ultiimo

Alongside the NSW Government releasing the concept designs for the revitalisation of Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum in Ultimo this week, the Government has also announced a three year…

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Dec 5, 2023 Arts / Culture / Design / Education / Venues /


CVM Academy’s rebrand to Ampd Academy marks move to expand training services to the aquatic industry and beyond

In a move aimed at addressing the evolving needs of the aquatic industry, the CVM Academy has announced its rebrand into Ampd Academy. The significant move for the Ampd Academy (which…

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Dec 4, 2023 Aquatics / Education / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


Rip Current Survival documentary to get premiere at World Conference on Drowning Prevention

A feature-length documentary on how countries around the world are tackling swimmer safety at ocean beach issue is to be premiered on the opening day of the World Conference on Drowning…

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Dec 2, 2023 Aquatics / Education / Recreation / Safety / Tourism /


Penrith City Council unveils new Heritage Walk in St Marys

Penrith City Council has unveiled a new St Marys Heritage Walk – a free mobile-friendly online interactive map highlighting St Marys rich historic past. Following the launch of the…

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Dec 1, 2023 Education / Recreation / Technology / Tourism /


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