News: Education

Sport focused function space unveiled at University of Queensland St Lucia campus

The University of Queensland has unveiled a new function space as part of a $4.2 million development at its St Lucia campus in Brisbane. Building 53C, situated on Sir William MacGregor…

read more

Aug 29, 2019 Education / Events / Hospitality / Sport /


Sea World team releases pair of rehabilitated green turtles

The conservation team at Gold Coast theme park Sea World team have released two Green Turtles back to the ocean at Fingal Heads after just over a month of rehabilitation at the marine…

read more

Aug 28, 2019 Attractions / Education / Environment /


Water Safety New Zealand invests $2 million in drowning prevention

Water Safety New Zealand has announced the investment of more than $2 million in water safety interventions in its 2019/20 Funding Round. With drowning the leading cause of recreational…

read more

Aug 27, 2019 Aquatics / Education / Safety /


Ian Thorpe set to inspire community activity by joining BlueFit advisory committee

Australian swimming legend and five-time Olympic gold medallist, Ian Thorpe has joined the BlueFit Group as an initial member of the Group’s Advisory Board Committee. Managing 35…

read more

Aug 22, 2019 Aquatics / Education / Recreation / Wellness /


ExerciseNZ’s Beddie highlights ways that activity increases life expectancy

Exercise Association of New Zealand (ExerciseNZ) Chief Executive Richard Beddie has highlighted new academic research studies which show that exercise increases life expectancy regardless…

read more

Aug 20, 2019 Education / Fitness / Wellness /


Research assesses merits of season passes for New Zealand’s ski fields

With the recent arrival of snow bringing relief to New Zealand’s ski fields as the industry enters the latter half of the ski season, new research has assessed whether, amid changing…

read more

Aug 19, 2019 Education / Environment / Recreation / Tourism /


Recipients announced for Tasmania’s Women in Sport Coaching Scholarship

The Tasmanian Government’s Women in Sport Coaching Scholarship has been awarded to two female Tasmanian coaches, Jessica Blake (hockey) and Abbey Savage (swimming) contributing…

read more

Aug 18, 2019 Education / Finance / Sport /


Perth Zoo announces its largest wild release of Western Swamp Tortoises

73 Western Swamp tortoises hatched at Perth Zoo are to be released to Moore River Nature Reserve marking the single biggest wild release of the rare native reptiles. Parks and Wildlife…

read more

Aug 18, 2019 Attractions / Education / Environment /


subscribe to the ausleisure newsletter

Receive all the latest leisure news, product and event updates delivered right to your inbox!


supplier directory

The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.

See the directory see all


No matching premium suppliers found.


get listed with our suppliers directory

Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!

list your business