Check list the key to smooth-running club presentation night

AS the winter sports seasons are finishing, clubs are planning for their club awards or presentation evenings.

It is an important to celebrate the year and reflect on success and encourage participation for the following season.

Here's some points to assist your club make your night a success:

  • Form a planning committee;
  • Provide an appropriate budget;
  • Prepare a timeline;
  • Decide what type of ceremony or banquet is appropriate;
  • Choose a venue;
  • Determine the theme;
  • Prepare a list of those to be recognized;
  • Purchase the necessary awards and supplies;
  • Make a program;
  • Plan the venue layout (including decorations);

Invitation list.

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Active Breaks for kids

THE September 2014 Active Breaks timetable is available.

If you are struggling for ideas and activities for your children this school holidays, take advantage of the free activities.

They include cricket, tennis, athletics, hockey, squash, softball and trampolining.

To register your child for a session, go to:


Aussie Open competition

DO you want to play in the Australian Open?

Now is your chance to take your game to a new level and have a shot at winning a wildcard into the mixed doubles event at the Australian Open 2015.

The Win a Wildcard mixed doubles competition kicks off at 32 venues across Australia with six venues in Queensland.

Everyone is welcome to enter as the competition includes three grades that cater to a range of playing levels.

Queensland winners will be invited to play their wildcard play-off at Melbourne Park in December with the overall winning pair receiving the wildcard entry.

The competitions will be a fast 4 format to keep things moving.

For more information, or to register, visit:

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