Reclink Australia is proud to be providing Access for All Abilities Play in Victoria in conjunction with our partners thanks to the support of the Victorian State Government.
Reclink Australia provides evidence-based sport and art programs to disadvantaged Australians to create socially inclusive, life-changing opportunities.
In partnership with more than 500 community organisations, Reclink Australia's programs create pathways to improved health and wellbeing, education and employment outcomes for all participants.
There is no other social inclusion program in Australia with the reach and impact that Reclink Australia's model currently has.
Sport and Recreation Victoria are dedicated to supporting Victoria’s sport and recreation sector and inspiring Victorians to get active.
Sport and recreation is an integral part of Victoria’s social and economic life. A strong, vibrant and interconnected system supports over 3.8 million Victorians to play sport and be engaged in active recreation.
Victoria is home to 100 state sports associations, one third of Australia’s national sport organisations and more than 16,000 clubs in a highly developed governance and administrative structure. There are 9,500 community sport facilities, leisure and recreation centres, a network of over 2,000 trails and thousands of playgrounds, parks and sport reserves.
Victoria has a global reputation as a major sporting events capital. World-class sporting infrastructure supports a calendar of events that adds over $1.8b per annum to the State’s economy.
The State boasts world class expertise in sporting infrastructure, high performance and community participation programs, coaching services, sport analytics, governance, sponsorship, media, broadcast, professional and educational services, facility and event management.
Sport and Recreation Victoria work collaboratively with the not-for-profit, private and government sectors to:
Improve the health and wellbeing of Victorians
Build stronger and more connected communities
Deliver economic growth and jobs
Sport and Recreation Victoria maximises the economic and social benefits provided to all Victorians by:
Ensuring greater access and opportunities for participation in sport and recreation by all Victorians
Maintaining Victoria’s reputation as Australia’s leading state for sporting and major events
Ensuring Victoria continues to be the home of the sport and recreation industries and administration
Developing and improving the quality of community sport and recreation facilities
Investing in major sports facilities to support high performance pathways
Strengthening the capacity of sport and recreation organisations
Continuing a robust evidence base for activities in the sport and active recreation system
Reinforcing the enriching role that sport and recreation plays in people’s lives.
Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions
Vicsport's aim is to get as many people in Victoria engaging in sport and physical activity as possible. We are the peak body for sport and active recreation in the state and work closely with the Victorian Government to promote the many benefits sport has to offer.
For over 30 years Vicsport has provided advice, assistance and support to its members and the broader sports community. Through our extensive network, Vicsport’s constituency includes 16,000 clubs and associations and over 3.9 million participants including paid staff and volunteers who make a significant contribution to the social, physical, mental and economic wellbeing of the Victorian community.