$50 vouchers for kids sport, M. McGuire, The Advertiser
Monday 3rd March 2014
Premier Jay Weatherill yesterday announced (2nd March 2014) committed to $50 vouchers for primary school students to help pay fees at a local sporting club if Labor wins the state election. Download the media release here. Read the article here....
Party's sports pledge - Meagan Dillon, Eastern Courier Messenger
Wednesday 19th February 2014
Great write up on the Sport SA Election Issues Meeting (held Wednesday 12th February 2014) in the Eastern Courier Messenger. Download the article here.
Wednesday 12 February 2014
Marshall reinstates $3.5m for sports program
A Marshall Liberal Government will reinstate $3.5 million annually to the Community Recreation and Sports Facilities program, which is due to be cut by the Weatherill Labor Government in 2015.
Sports clubs, recreation organisations, schools and councils have all condemned the Weatherill Labor Government for slashing $3.5 million per annum in sports funding, and the peak lobby group, Sports SA, has also called on the Government to reverse its cuts.
The program allows organisations, clubs, councils and schools to upgrade their existing sporting facilities through grants and, in past years, has paid for upgrades of oval lighting, sporting grounds and equipment. READ MORE...