Sport and recreation

Promoting participation and achievement in sport and recreation to support a healthy lifestyle for all Western Australians through physical activity.

Online portal

Login to update your club’s contact details and manage KidSport information.


Visting the True Sport website

Sport and recreation news

Training and events

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Governance Essentials

Designed for new and aspiring board members. This course explains the essential aspects of good governance.
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Trails Forum 2019

City Beach
Registrations are open for the 2019 Trails Forum featuring two interstate keynote speakers. This event is a valuable networking opportunity for the wider trails community.
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Governance Excellence

This course is for directors and committee members who have previous experience and are looking to further their knowledge and understanding of governance issues to improve their organisation.
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Chair Leadership

This two-week course will explore issues that the chairperson/president of a sport and recreation organisation needs to consider.

Participation and achievement in sport and recreation

We provide a range of services, initiatives and programs to help all Western Australians increase their physical activity in safe and inclusive environments.
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KidSport enables Western Australian children to participate in community sport and recreation.

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Every Club

We are committed to giving every club in Western Australia access to resources, guides, training opportunities and information on how they can improve their club and support their volunteers and members.


Recreation camps

Our recreation camps are special places where Western Australians of all ages can participate in unique outdoor activities.

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Being inclusive means welcoming everyone, regardless of age, gender, race and ability.

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Organisation development

Developing and maintaining good governance and continuous improvement.

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People development

The heart and soul oif any organisation is its people, and why we emphasis capacity building.

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High performance

Creating a sports system for athletes to achieve their potential in national and international sport.

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Places and spaces

Together with local government, we help the development of sport and recreation facilities in WA.

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Safety and integrity

Integrity is the basis of sport’s reputation for fair and ethical behaviour.

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Research and policy

Monitoring trends in sport and recreation, to deliver the best advice to the organisations we service.

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Combat Sports Commission

Ensuring all participants enjoy meaningful health and safety protections.

Funding for sport and recreation

The department provides funding to promote participation and achievement in sport and recreation.

Page reviewed 22 August 2019