Regional clubs benefit from valuable funding

GET Going Clubs provide assistance with up to $7500 in funding to support participation in sport.

Congratulations to the following local clubs who have been successful in round 6 of the funding program.

Central Districts Cricket Club: $4000 worth of equipment including 8 iPads.

Ipswich and West Moreton BMX Club: $7500 worth of equipment including bikes and helmets.

Ipswich Knights Soccer Club: $7500 to conduct FFA and sports trainer coach accreditation.

Ipswich Scare Force Junior Roller Derby: $7247 for equipment and to conduct coach and first aid training.

Ipswich Touch Association: $7500 to conduct referee and coach accreditation courses and a mentoring program for female referees.

Rosewood Little Athletics: $5580 to conduct officiating and coaching courses.

Springfield Lakes Junior Rugby Union: Coach accreditation, purchase equipment and deliver an advertising program.

If you would like to find out how your club could apply for this funding in 2018 contact Sport Ipswich at

Come and try bowls

HAVE you tried lawn bowls yet?

The United Bowls Club have linked with Bowls Queensland to hold a come and try session on November 26.

Bowls is a sport for all ages and abilities so why not head down to the club and give it a go.

The day starts at 10am with the club providing a free sausage sizzle.

For more information phone Greg on 0488 628 188, or the club on (07) 3202 2877.

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