The Information you need to know about the new 10 year Activate! Queensland Strategy.

Welcome to the latest edition of Inspire from the Queensland Government’s Sport and Recreation team in the North Coast region. This edition includes news on the recently-released Activate! Queensland strategy, funding opportunities and upcoming events.

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Activate! Queensland

Strategy released

Activate! Queensland is the Queensland Government’s 10-year strategy to get more Queenslanders moving, more often. The strategy focuses on four priority areas to achieve its outcomes. Find out what they are >>

Download your copy

Activate! Queensland will be rolled out with three multi-year action plans. Both the Activate! Queensland strategy and action plan can be downloaded directly from our website. Get your copy now >>

Strategy roadshow

To share the vision of Activate! Queensland, a series of evening briefing sessions are being held throughout Queensland. To find your nearest community roadshow event, please use the link below. Spaces are limited so reserve your place now. Reserve your place >>


Assistance for your organisation

Local Schools Community Fund

The Australian Government is providing $30.2 million in 2019–20 for the Local Schools Community Fund. The fund will benefit students and assist schools to meet their priorities through the contribution of funding for small-scale projects and their associated costs. Eligible funding activities include sporting equipment and shade structures. Here’s how to apply >>

Active Queenslanders Industry Alliance

QFSR Skills Alliance have recently launched their re-branded organisation and website that includes a range of additional services to support the fitness, sport and recreation industry. Take a look >>

Grant opportunities

There are a number of funding opportunities available to individuals and organisations. Take a look at the current list to see if there’s a funding opportunity to suit your needs.

Important dates

9 October 2019 Applications for FairPlay vouchers close. Get Playing Places and Spaces Round 6 project compliance requirements are now due.

Grant Registration Portal (GRP)

We need accurate club and organisation details in the Grant Registration Portal. Visit the portal to check, register or update your organisation’s details. Register/update now >>

Outdoor Classroom Day

With over 100 schools signed up in Queensland already, why not start the conversation with your school and sign up for Outdoor Classroom Day? Find out more >>



Celebrate Seniors Week 2019

The Sunshine Coast Council is celebrating Seniors Week from 19 to 25 August 2019. For a full list of activities, head to the council’s website for more information. Find out how to take part>>

Inclusive Coaching Online Course

Free online interactive course is aimed at community coaches. Click the link to start the modules. Start now >> 

Suicide intervention training

Learn how to apply a scientifically-proven suicide intervention model at this world-leading training held over two days. This two-day workshop will be held on 12 and 13 September 2019 at USC. Here’s how to participate >>


If you require any assistance or have any questions regarding the above topics, please contact Sport and Recreation
North Coast Region
on 07 5459 6176 or email north.coast@npsr.qld.gov.au

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