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Minister for Sport

FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup leaving hoop dream legacy for girls

Women and girls across NSW are pivoting to where hoops dreams can take them, as the best female basketball players battle it out on the court at the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022.

NSW Government

Excitement builds for the T20 Cricket World Cup

NSW is set for a major economic injection with Sydney set to host a suite of action-packed matches as part of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, which starts in less than two weeks’ time.

NSW Government

Dive back in for First Lap voucher take two

NSW families saved more than $18 million on swimming lessons during the first year of the First Lap learn to swim voucher program, with the State Government reminding parents to take advantage of the second $100 voucher which became available on 1 July.

Minister for Sport

Get back to sport with Active Kids this Summer

Summer sport registrations are officially open and families are being encouraged to take advantage of the State’s enormously successful Active Kids Voucher program, so children can get back to playing sport without breaking the family budget.

Minister for Sport

Regional roadshow gives cricket fans a taste of world cup action

From Woolgoolga to Murrumbateman, and everywhere in between, cricket fans in regional NSW will kick off the countdown to the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup with the help of a ‘biggest hit’ virtual reality experience.

Minister for Sport

World's best cyclists heading to Wollongong

Wollongong will host the biggest sporting event in its history commencing this weekend, with the world’s best cyclists coming to town for the 2022 UCI Road World Championships.

Minister for Sport

NSW Football Legacy Fund kicks off for clubs

Local football clubs and players will benefit from more than $6 million to help build or upgrade community infrastructure and boost female participation as part of the NSW Government’s Football Legacy Fund.

Minister for Sport

Countdown is on to the ICC Men's T20 World Cup

Cricket fans from across Australia and the globe are being encouraged to come to Sydney for the Men’s T20 World Cup 2022, with only 50 days left until the tournament begins.

Minister for Sport

$30 million Flood Recovery Fund to rebuild community infrastructure

Applications open today for a $30 million recovery package which supports repair works for arts and culture, sports and Aboriginal-owned community infrastructure damaged in the February-March flood event.

Minister for Sport

Upgrades to sports grounds deliver female friendly facilities

The NSW Government will invest $25 million in a ground-breaking female sport facility program that aims to get more women and girls playing sport.

Minister for Sport

Home of cricket in NSW offically unveiled

Cricket in NSW has a new home following the official opening of Cricket NSW’s new state-of-the-art $60 million Centre of Excellence at Sydney Olympic Park.

Media Release, Minister for Sport, Office of Sport

Registrations open for the 21st Koori Netball Tournament

Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal netballers from across NSW are encouraged to register in this year’s Koori Netball Tournament.

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