News: Recreation

18-hole golf course to be retained at Melbourne’s Albert Park

Parks Victoria has today confirmed there will be no changes to the size of the Albert Park golf course, with initial community feedback on the Albert Park Master Plan showing overwhelming…

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Feb 20, 2018 Golf / Parks / Recreation /


Regional Tourism New Zealand calls for councils to back tourism

New Zealand’s regional tourism organisations are calling for local government to start thinking long term about tourism. Councils around the country are currently working on their…

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Feb 20, 2018 Finance / Recreation / Tourism /


Key appointments support Clublinks growth

Fast growing premier sport, golf and residential management company Clublinks has announced the recent appointments of two key team members, Thomas Zappulla and Matt Day. Zappulla joins…

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Feb 19, 2018 Golf / Recreation / Sport /


Dubbo RSL Aquatic and Health Club indoor pool closes amid roof safety concerns

The indoor swimming pool at the Dubbo RSL Aquatic and Health Club has been closed for an indefinite period due to safety concerns about the roof of the facility. The RSL Aquatic and Health…

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Feb 19, 2018 Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Safety /


Demise of Geelong Waterworld’s waterslides a step toward Northern ARC Health and Wellbeing Hub

The recent demolition of the waterslide tower at Geelong’s Waterworld Leisure Centre marks a highly visible step in the development of City of Greater Geelong’s $61.6 million…

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Feb 18, 2018 Aquatics / Fitness / Play / Recreation / Wellness /


New Ipswich City Council trail network unlocks nature-based recreation

A new network of recreational trails around the scenic Kholo Gardens will cater for the boom in walking, trail running and mountain biking and establish a premier venue to attract…

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Feb 18, 2018 Parks / Recreation / Wellness /


Investigation shows elevated bacteria levels in Sydney swimming pools

An investigation by Sydney newspaper The Daily Telegraph has revealed that swimming pool water at five of the city’s most popular aquatic centres contained elevated levels of…

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Feb 17, 2018 Aquatics / Recreation / Wellness /


Auckland takes a lead in Active Citizens Worldwide initiative

Aktive (Auckland Sport & Recreation) has joined London and Singapore as founding cities in the Active Citizens Worldwide (ACW) initiative. A ground-breaking new global initiative, ACW…

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Feb 17, 2018 Recreation / Wellness /


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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



Hidroplay welcomes you to the exciting world of children's Playscapes, waterslide's and Water Attractions. Appealing to families, Hidroplay increases patronage in your facility during those…

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Aquatics / Play / Recreation


Otium Planning Group

Led by Directors Mike King, Kate Maddock, David Mason and Martin Lambert, each of whom are recognised for their industry experience and achievements, OPG brings together a network of more than 15…

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Aquatics / Consultants / Recreation / Sport / Venues



HQH Fitness is an international company that specialises in improving the health, fitness and wellness of people everywhere. We are the South Pacific distributors for Total Gym/GRAVITY Education and…

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Fitness / Recreation / Technology / Wellness


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