Download the Seasonal Tenancy Guide (pdf, 3.76MB) for Winter 2013.
Winter Sports Club Forum
On Wednesday 13 March, the Winter Sports Club Forum was held at the Camberwell Council offices. A range of topics were discussed with the sporting clubs, see relevant Powerpoint slides below:
Sports Without Borders Conference 2013 – Innovation in community sport: Learn How, Now!
The essential conference for every grassroots sporting group, administrator and community leader in local communities and local government.
Attendance at this conference is open to everyone.
For information and registration details, read the Sports Without Borders 2013 Conference brochure.
Sport club workshop – social media for sports clubs
The second of our bi-annual Sports Club Workshop's was held on 21 November and focused on the use of social media in building strong, successful clubs.
Resources from the workshop can be found below:
Social media guidelines
Sporting clubs' social media presence is up to individual clubs to manage. It is important to give your members a clear idea of their responsibilities when using social media in a club environment. The following information may help form the basis of your club's social media guidelines or policy.
This information is intended as a resource for you to adapt as you see fit.
Read our social media guidelines for sports clubs.
Smoke-free areas at sporting facilities
Earlier this year, the City of Boroondara passed the new Smoke-free Areas Local Law 2012, which prohibits smoking on various areas of Council-owned land.
This new local law will have an impact on your club and where smoking is allowed in your club's facilities.
Please be aware that smoking is now prohibited within ten metres of:
- sporting club houses and pavilions
- sportsgrounds and playing surfaces whilst they are in use
- children's playground equipment, barbeques and picnic tables.
A variety of flyers and posters are available to help educate your club members and inform visiting clubs:
For further information on this visit Smoke-free Areas Local Law 2012.
Summer Sports Club Forum
On Tuesday 11 September, the Summer Sports Club Forum was held at the Camberwell Council offices. A range of topics were discussed with the sporting clubs, see relevant Powerpoint slides below:
Sports Club Resource Guide
This guide is for Sports Clubs that lease a Council facility, it is your 'one stop shop' to understanding Council services and processes to assist you to manage, maintain and operate the facility that you lease.
The guide also includes a club development section to provide administrators with key best practice principles and links on where to find further information. Although the guide has primarily been developed to assist clubs that lease a Council facility, much of the information provided is relevant to all clubs.
From the Sideline enewsletter
This enewsletter is also produced quarterly, providing information and updates to local sporting clubs including tennis, hockey, bowls, croquet and bocce.
Find out what's happening at your facility and others, and use this newsletter to promote your club's activities.
Subscribe to the new email newsletter – get it in your inbox first!
07/12/2012 – From the Sideline – Summer Edition
24/09/2012 – From the Sideline – Spring Edition
14/06/2012 – From the Sideline – Autumn Edition
01/03/2012 – From the Sideline – Summer Edition