Latest Sport News

Ring the Bell: Watching Surfing Anywhere, Anytime No Longer a Pipedream

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 @ 3:34PM

The Rudd Labor Government is increasing its support to Surfing Australia to help it set up a new digital channel that will enable Australians to watch their favourite surfers anytime and anywhere. In partnership with Surfing Australia,  re-elected Rudd Labor Government will provide a further $250,000 to help get MySurf.TV…

Share this page
    View

    Gungahlin Jets Boosted By $417,000 Injection

    Sunday, August 18th, 2013 @ 7:10PM

    The Gungahlin community will receive a boost with a $350,000 funding promise for the Gungahlin Jets AFL club to build a new multipurpose facility including rehabilitation facilities, storage space and canteen at Amaroo Oval. A further $66,600 is being provided to the Gungahlin Jets under the Rudd Labor Government’s Building…

    Share this page
      View

      Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment Bill 2013

      Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 @ 5:52AM

      Summing up Speech, Senate, Australian Parliament Monday June 24 2013   Check Against Delivery Mr President, I welcome the opportunity the sum up the debate on the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment Bill 2013 and the subsequent amendments. Following the Woods Review into cycling the Hon James Wood QC recommended…

      Share this page
        View

        ‘WALK TOGETHER’ TO CELEBRATE DIVERSITY AND EQUALITY

        Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 @ 5:52AM

        Australians are ‘Walking Together’ across the country today to celebrate our cultural diversity as part of Welcome to Australia’s ‘Walk Together’ campaign, which will coincide with Refugee Week 2013. Senator Lundy is participating in ‘Walk Together’ in Canberra meeting at Reconciliation Place at 1pm, walking across Commonwealth Avenue Bridge to…

        Share this page
          View

          Canberra hosts Matildas and Ferns clash

          Sunday, June 16th, 2013 @ 2:22PM

          The Australian women’s football team, the Matildas, will face up to New Zealand’s national football team, the Football Ferns, for the second time this week at McKellar Park in Canberra. The two international friendlies are the first step for the Matildas before they head off to play the Netherlands in…

          Share this page
            View

            $48,850 Slam Dunk for Canberra Youth

            Thursday, June 13th, 2013 @ 3:37PM

            Acclaimed Canberra based multicultural youth program the Big Bang Ballers have today received $48,850 from the Gillard Labor Government to boost their popular Night Hoops program. Announcing the new funding as part of the Government’s Diversity and Social Cohesion Program at a visit to the Belconnen Basketball Stadium, Minister for…

            Share this page
              View