Stawell Racing Club Infrastructure To Be Improved

Stawell Racing Club Infrastructure To Be Improved

22 April 2019

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Improving Infrastructure At Stawell Racing Club Victor P Taffa Stawell Racing Club will undergo major sewerage works to connect the club’s septic system to the rest of the town, thanks to a joint funding package worth nearly $160,000. Andrews Government will provide more than $76,600 from its Victorian Racing […]

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1,500 Athletes From 40 Countries Will Attend Arafura Games 26 April-4 May 2019

1,500 Athletes From 40 Countries Will Attend Arafura Games 26 April-4 May 2019

11 April 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Arafura Games Natasha Fyles Arafura Games Delivers Economic Windfall And Strong Sporting Competition Victor P Taffa Benefits of the revitalised Arafura Games are starting to be realised with only 2 weeks until the international multi-sport event begins. “Territory Government is bringing back the much-loved Arafura Games and all the benefits an […]

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D’Arcy Short Wins Northern Territory Sportsperson Of The Year Award

D’Arcy Short Wins Northern Territory Sportsperson Of The Year Award

07 April 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss Cricket Superstar Takes Out Northern Territory Sportsperson Of The Year Award Victor P Taffa International cricket superstar D’Arcy Short has taken out the Northern Territory’s top sporting honour, the Northern Territory Sportsperson of the Year Award. “Sport is truly a way of life in the […]

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Stage 3 Melbourne Park Redevelopment Gets Underway

Stage 3 Melbourne Park Redevelopment Gets Underway

03 April 2019

Victoria Minister for Tourism Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula Work Underway On Melbourne Park Redevelopment Victor P Taffa Major demolition work is underway as part of Stage 3 of the Andrews Government’s redevelopment of Melbourne Park, the home of the Australian Open. Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events, Martin Pakula joined Minister for […]

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Racing And Wagering WA Launches Life’s Better With Horses Campaign

Racing And Wagering WA Launches Life’s Better With Horses Campaign

30 March 2019

Western Australia Minister for Racing and Gaming Paul Papalia Life’s Better With Horses Victor P Taffa New RWWA advertising campaign to boost interest in the horse racing industry McGowan Government is committed to supporting initiatives to ensure a sustainable future for racing in the State Western Australia racing industry contributes about $821 Million to the […]

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ATP Cup Comes To Perth In 2020

ATP Cup Comes To Perth In 2020

30 March 2019

Western Australia Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia Perth To Host New ATP Cup In 2020 Victor P Taffa World-class nation-versus-nation ATP teams tournament expected to attract interstate and international visitors and generate significant media coverage Event will ensure best possible international tennis and players in Perth each summer High-calibre players from top 24 nations to […]

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Premier Officially Opens New Mt. Mawson Public Shelter

Premier Officially Opens New Mt. Mawson Public Shelter

28 March 2019

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman New Mt. Mawson Shelter Officially Opened Ahead Of Ski Season Victor P Taffa New Mt. Mawson Public Shelter was today officially opened and will provide a new level of amenity for southern Tasmania’s only ski field, Premier Will Hodgman said. There will also be upgraded facilities for bushwalkers heading to the […]

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Townsville’s New Stadium Ready For 2020 NRL Season Despite Floods

Townsville’s New Stadium Ready For 2020 NRL Season Despite Floods

25 March 2019

Queensland Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick de Brenni Townsville’s New Stadium On Track For 2020 Victor P Taffa Townsville’s new $290 Million North Queensland Stadium will be ready for the start of the 2020 NRL Premiership Season despite unprecedented flooding earlier this year. Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick de Brenni said […]

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Latrobe Valley Sports Facilities To Be Upgraded

Latrobe Valley Sports Facilities To Be Upgraded

22 March 2019

Victoria Minister for Regional Development Jaclyn Symes Upgraded Latrobe Valley Sports Facilities On Their Way Victor P Taffa Work is now underway to build the Gippsland Regional Aquatic Centre (GRAC) and transform the Traralgon Indoor Sports Stadium, thanks to the Andrews Government. Minister for Regional Development Jaclyn Symes joined Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing […]

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Andrews Govt Reappoints 6 Board Members For Harness Racing Victoria

Andrews Govt Reappoints 6 Board Members For Harness Racing Victoria

20 March 2019

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Harness Racing Victoria Board Appointments Announced Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has announced the reappointment of 6 members of the Board of Harness Racing Victoria, ensuring the industry continues to go from strength-to-strength. Minister for Racing Martin Pakula announced the reappointment of: Dale Monteith as Chair, Rothacker Medallist recipient […]

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$27 Million Worth Of Help Delivered By KidSport For Western Australian Kids

$27 Million Worth Of Help Delivered By KidSport For Western Australian Kids

18 March 2019

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray KidSport Delivers $27 Million Worth Of Opportunities For Western Australian Kids Victor P Taffa Program to assist lower-income families to get their children involved in organised sport reaches $27 Million milestone State Government’s program to assist lower-income families to get their children involved in organised sport […]

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Applications For Country Football And Netball Program Open Until 3 June 2019

Applications For Country Football And Netball Program Open Until 3 June 2019

15 March 2019

Victoria Minister for Tourism Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula Delivering For Country Football And Netball Clubs Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is giving growing footy and netball clubs in regional Victoria another chance to upgrade grounds, courts and pavilions and welcome even more budding sporting stars than ever before. Minister for Minister for Tourism, […]

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Adelaide Draws Up Plans To Top Gold Medal Tally At 2026 Commonwealth Games

Adelaide Draws Up Plans To Top Gold Medal Tally At 2026 Commonwealth Games

15 March 2019

South Australia Minister for Recreation Sport and Racing Corey Wingard Bold Plan To Make Adelaide The Nation’s Premier Sporting City Victor P Taffa Marshall Government will lead the state into a sporting golden era through a bold and wide-ranging new plan which launches today. South Australian Sport and Recreation Infrastructure Plan will Change The Game […]

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Adelaide Launches Feasibility Study To Host 2026 Commonwealth Games

Adelaide Launches Feasibility Study To Host 2026 Commonwealth Games

15 March 2019

South Australia Minister for Sport Corey Wingard Do We Want The Commonwealth Games? Victor P Taffa Marshall Government has officially launched a feasibility study into the prospect of Adelaide hosting the Commonwealth Games. Feasibility study will address potential economic gains, population growth, job creation and social benefits which could arise, but will also assess the […]

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Design Of Arafura Games 2019 Winning Medals Unveiled

Design Of Arafura Games 2019 Winning Medals Unveiled

14 March 2019

Northern Territory Minister for the Arafura Games Natasha Fyles Locals Create Revitalised Arafura Games Medal Ceremonies Victor P Taffa Goannas, reclaimed wood from Cyclone Marcus, clapsticks and the didgeridoo will all feature in the Arafura Games medal ceremonies, giving the events a distinct Territory flavour. “Territory Government is bringing back the Arafura Games to create […]

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Paul Eriksson Appointed Tasracing CEO

Paul Eriksson Appointed Tasracing CEO

13 March 2019

Tasmania Minister for Racing Elise Archer Tasracing CEO Victor P Taffa Minister for Racing Elise Archer announced that the Tasracing board has appointed Mr. Paul Eriksson to the position of Chief Executive Officer of Tasracing. Mr. Eriksson has extensive leadership and financial management experience in a number of roles, including as General Manager- Finance and […]

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Tasmanian Horses Win 85 % Of Feature Race Stakes At 2019 TAB Summer Carnival

Tasmanian Horses Win 85 % Of Feature Race Stakes At 2019 TAB Summer Carnival

10 March 2019

Tasmania Minister for Racing Elise Archer Feature Race Prize Money Stays In Tasmania Victor P Taffa 2019 TAB Summer Racing Carnival has been a boon for Tasmania with 85 % ($2.37 Million) in feature race stakes won by Tasmanian horses. It was only the global might of the Godolphin trained team that prevented Tasmanian trained […]

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Northern Territory To Celebrate Arafura Games From 26 April-4 May 2019

Northern Territory To Celebrate Arafura Games From 26 April-4 May 2019

06 March 2019

Northern Territory Minister for the Arafura Games Natasha Fyles Bringing Back The Arafura Games As Baker Boy Tops Celebration Line-up Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is bringing back the Arafura Games, and with them comes the chance to see some of the Territory’s biggest entertainment names on stage at the star-studded Opening and Closing […]

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Des Penman Memorial Reserve Receives $400,000 For Unisex Change Rooms

Des Penman Memorial Reserve Receives $400,000 For Unisex Change Rooms

04 March 2019

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray McGowan Government Levels The Playing Field For Women’s Sport In Nollamara Victor P Taffa Des Penman Memorial Reserve receives $400,000 to build unisex change rooms $1.6 Million project being led by the City of Stirling with support from the State Government McGowan Government launched dedicated funds […]

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Wanneroo And Girrawheen Sporting Facilities Receive Funding Grants

Wanneroo And Girrawheen Sporting Facilities Receive Funding Grants

04 March 2019

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray Wanneroo And Girrawheen Set For A Raft Of Sporting Infrastructure Victor P Taffa Female-appropriate change rooms and lighting upgrades set to boost grassroots sport in Wanneroo, Girrawheen and surrounds $790,000 from latest round of McGowan Government’s Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund set to deliver benefits […]

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