News: Recreation

Second metropolitan national park officially proclaimed for Adelaide

Glenthorne National Park-Ityamaiitpinna Yarta has officially been proclaimed as Adelaide’s second metropolitan national park with a planned opening in 2021. The park’s name,…

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May 29, 2020 Environment / Parks / Recreation /


Town of Port Hedland to decommission Gratwick Aquatic Centre dive pool

The Town of Port Hedland has announced that it is to decommission the Gratwick Aquatic Centre dive pool, replacing the pool with an undercover family area. The decommission and…

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May 29, 2020 Aquatics / Recreation / Safety / Sport /


Tennis ‘a sport that can be played with social distancing in mind’

With tennis courts across the country set to all soon be open, Tennis Australia Chief Executive, Craig Tiley has today looked forward to grassroots participation in the game following…

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May 28, 2020 Marketing / Recreation / Safety / Sport / Wellness /


Singapore’s Coronavirus easing will not include gyms and sport facilities

The Singapore Government's move to ease the nation's Coronavirus lockdown from 2nd June will not include the reopening of fitness clubs and gyms along with indoor and outdoor sport…

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May 27, 2020 Fitness / Government / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


Life Floor enhances beach entry at Sunshine Leisure Centre

Leading slip-resistant surface Life Floor has recently been installed to enhance patron safety at the Sunshine Leisure Centre in inner western Melbourne. With thousands of visitors…

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May 27, 2020 Aquatics / Play / Recreation / Safety / Surfaces /


Melbourne attractions look forward to reopening to public in June

Following the Victorian Government’s recent move to ease COVID-19 restrictions, SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium will reopen on Monday 1st June 2020 with Australia’s LEGOLAND®…

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May 27, 2020 Attractions / Education / Play / Recreation /


Visitance digital contact tracing solution proves popular at aquatic, fitness and recreation centres

Leading leisure industry software provider, Jonas Leisure have reported that their recently launched Visitance app, is proving popular with aquatic, fitness and recreation centres.…

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May 27, 2020 Access / Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Safety /


Cricket Australia’s cost cutting raises concerns over future of the game

Radical cost-cutting measures undertaken by Cricket Australia as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic are raising concerns among stakeholders over the future of the game. Cricket…

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May 27, 2020 Finance / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


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Smart Connection Consultancy

Smart Connection Consultancy is a boutique sport and recreation consultancy who has become one of Australia’s leading advocates for the use of synthetic sports surfaces as a vehicle to grow…

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Consultants / Recreation / Sport / Surfaces



NovoFit is an exciting and dynamic new company born from two of Australia’s leading commercial fitness equipment suppliers. NovoFit combines over 45 years of industry expertise, delivering state…

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Fitness / Recreation / Sport / Technology / Wellness


Hydrocare Pool Services

Hydrocare Pool Services Pty Ltd offer 30 years of experience in aquatic industry features, products and water treatment. Hydrocare Pools has undertaken water treatment for aquatic centres and…

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Aquatics / Attractions / Play / Recreation / Technology


Tim Batt Water Solutions

Tim Batt Water Solutions are at the very forefront of the commercial aquatic business in Australia, with over 30 years specific experience supplying and installing chemical control and dosing…

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Aquatics / Environment / Recreation / Technology / Venues


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