Latest News

Back to Latest News back

 

SAPIA opens entries for 2018 Awards program

SAPIA opens entries for 2018 Awards program
June 14, 2018

The Sports and Play Industry Association (SAPIA) is inviting entries for its 2018 Industry Awards.

Supporting the Association's goal of promoting excellence in sports and recreation construction, maintenance, surfacing and servicing as well as product innovation, the Award program recognises the work of SAPIA members who are participating in achieving this goal, and provides members with the opportunity to celebrate their work.

The Awards Presentation is a highlight of the Annual Dinner which follows SAPIA’s National Conference, being held on to be held on 30th and 31st August 2018 at the Mantra On Salt Beach, Kingscliff, NSW.

SAPIA Award Categories

Sports Awards
S1. Construction - Commercial Sports Court/s 
S2. Construction - Domestic Sports Court/s (above $100,000)
S3. Construction - Domestic Sports Court/s (below $100,000)
S4. Construction - Sports Facilities
S5. Surfacing - Outdoor Sports Facilities
S6. Surfacing - Indoor Sports Facilities
S7. Sports Equipment Installations

Play Awards
P1. Surfacing - Regional Play Space
P2. Surfacing - Council/School Play Space
P3. Surfacing - Childcare/Early Learning Centre/Preschool Play Space
P4. Surfacing - Commercial Facility Play Space
P5. Play Equipment Installations

Innovation Award
I1. Innovation Award - Any Product or Service 

Design Award
D1. Design Award - Sports or Play Facility

Entries must be received by SAPIA by Friday 6th July 2018

Click here for more information on the Awards.

Click here for more details on the Conference in the Australasian Leisure Management industry Calendar.

Image: St Kevin's Tooronga, Victoria, winner in the S4. Construction of Sports Facilities category at SAPIA's 2017 Awards. 

22nd September 2017 - SAPIA AWARDS SPORT AND RECREATION CONSTRUCTION EXCELLENCE

3rd July 2017 - INTERNATIONAL SPORTS FLOORING EXPERT TO ADDRESS 2017 SAPIA NATIONAL CONFERENCE 

5th June 2017 - MOORE PARK GOLF LAUNCHES WORLD-CLASS DRIVING RANGE INNOVATION

21st April 2017 - REVOLUTIONARY CHILDRENS PLAY SPACE OPENS IN THE SYDNEY CORPORATE PARK

1st March 2017 - SAPIA ANNOUNCE 2017 AWARDS PROGRAM 

19th September 2016 - SAPIA AWARDS SPORT AND PLAY CONSTRUCTION EXCELLENCE

16th August 2016 - MAPEI AUSTRALIA TO SPONSOR SPORTS AND PLAY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE

25th July 2016 - BASKETBALL FACILITY OPENS AT MUTITJULU INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY IN NORTHERN TERRITORY

23rd June 2016 - SPORTS AND PLAY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION GETS INDUSTRY LAUNCH AT NATIONAL SPORTS CONVENTION

23rd March 2016 - TAMWORTH REGIONAL PLAYGROUND COMBINES ADVENTURE, EXERCISE, FUN INNOVATION AND NATURE

9th September 2015 - SPORTS CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION NAMES TOP PROJECTS OF 2015


Asking a small favour
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?

The news we publish at www.ausleisure.com.au is independent, credible (we hope) and free for you to access, with no pay walls and no annoying pop-up ads.

However, as an independent publisher, can we ask for you to support us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine - if you don't already do so.

Published bi-monthly since 1997, the printed Australasian Leisure Management differs from this website in that it publishes longer, in-depth and analytical features covering aquatics, attractions, entertainment, events, fitness, parks, recreation, sport, tourism and venues management.

Subscriptions cost just $90 a year.

Click here to subscribe.

 

supplier directory

The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.

See the directory see all

Hydrocare Pool Services

Hydrocare Pool Services Pty Ltd offer 25 years of experience in aquatic industry features, products and water treatment. Hydrocare Pools has undertaken water treatment for aquatic centres and…

read more

Aquatics / Attractions / Play / Recreation / Technology

 
 

AUSTRALIAN WATERSLIDES AND LEISURE

A leading designer and manufacturer of innovative waterslides and attractions, Australian Waterslides and Leisure (AWL) is also able to advise clients in the areas of concept and design, feasibility…

read more

Aquatics / Attractions / Play / Waterparks

 
 

AAC ID SOLUTIONS

AAC ID Solutions is a leading supplier of identification access wristbands, barcoded wristband tickets, lanyards, membership products and RFID solutions for events and venues, working with thousands…

read more

Access / Marketing / Safety / Ticketing

 
 

revolutioniseSPORT

revolutioniseSPORT is the emerging market leader in online club management in Australia. Whether it is memberships, registrations, events, online sales or governance tools - revolutioniseSPORT is the…

read more

Recreation / Sport / Technology

 
 

GEOFF NINNES FONG AND PARTNERS

Geoff Ninnes Fong & Partners (GNFP) is a structural, aquatic and civil engineering consultancy with broad experience in the design of new municipal and institutional swimming pools, hydrotherapy…

read more

Aquatics / Consultants / Design / Venues

 
 

QUAYCLEAN

Quayclean are a national cleaning and waste services partner with proven results in the understanding and delivery of cleaning needs and challenges faced by facilities including; major venues and…

read more

Aquatics / Hospitality / Surfaces / Venues

 
 

Summit Fitness

Summit Fitness Equipment is now part of NovoFit - see www.ausleisure.com.au/suppliers/novofit/

read more

Fitness / Recreation / Technology / Wellness

 
 

SENtag

Developed in Europe, this innovative system offers a safety management solution for swimming pools that checks individual swimmers via their wristband - monitoring their depth and time. Sensors…

read more

Aquatics / Hospitality / Safety / Technology / Waterparks

 
 
 
 

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