Club Development

The Shire of East Pilbara has a dedicated Club Development Officer to support all local Sport & Recreation clubs with the support and development they need to become sustainable and work with the issues they face in a regional and transient town.

Club Development Officer

Aimee Brown

E: [email protected]

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Upcoming Training & Workshops

Online Grant Writing Workshops

24th August 2023 – Online Grant Writing Workshop, Held by Volunteers WA


Kim Buttfield Consulting 6 Series Face-To-Face Workshop in Newman

Workshop 3.     18th July 2023 – Jumping through the Constitution Hoop

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Workshop 4.    19th July 2023 – Hunting & Gathering – Grant Writing Made Easy

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Workshop 5.     10th October 2023 – Club Planning for the Future

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Workshop 6.    11th October 2023 – Your Greatest Asset – You’re People 

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Grants and Funding Opportunities

Community Place Based Grants WA – Sports Community - Always Open

Healthway’s Healthy Sports Program – Sports Community - Always Open

Active Regional Communities Grants – Sports Community - Always Open

KidSport Voucher – Sports Community - Always Open

Regional Organisation Grants – Sports Community - Always Open

Regional Servicing Grants – Sports Community - Always Open

Shire Community Assistance Grants

Sports Community Program

We are proud to announce the launch of Sports Community’s Club Spot!

Sports Community has been working with partners in the Australian sports industry for over a decade, offering affordable access to training, information, and support for grassroots sports clubs. 

By signing up for the Sports Community Club Support Program, you can gain access to over 50 volunteering training webinars, state-specific grant writing webinars, and unlimited access to over 600 pages of support resources, templates, and checklists.

This program is designed to help you and your volunteers improve your skills, enhance your organisation's capacity, and achieve your goals. Sports Community is dedicated to supporting grassroots sports clubs like yours and helping you build a strong foundation for success.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to FREE support for your sports club! Covered by Shire of East Pilbara

Sports Community’s exclusive resources and training support sporting clubs and assist them to:

  • Recruit and retain volunteers
  • Make volunteer roles enjoyable and rewarding 
  • Save time running their clubs
  • Find available grants and how to prepare successful grant applications
  • Develop easy fundraising ideas and social events
  • Attract and retain valuable sponsors
  • Unleashing the power of effective social media and communications
  • Deliver quality experiences to all club members and local communities

Register here to make your role EASIER!

Every Club Hub

The Every Club Hub provides clubs with access to resources, guides, training opportunities and information on how they can improve their clubs and support their volunteers and members.

Every Club Hub resources:

  • Starting a New Club
  • Game Plan
  • Training and Workshops
  • Junior Sport
  • Safety and Integrity
  • Managing Complaints or Conflict
  • Gender Diversity
  • Healthy Clubs
  • True Sports
  • How-to Guides
  • Sports Australia Development Resources

To find out more please visit the Every Club Hub website.


Clubs help thousands of Western Australian children experience the benefits of belonging to a sporting club each year.

Help more families and children find the benefits of community sport by registering with KidSport to become a KidSport approved club.

Approved KidSport clubs receive:

  • Promotion on the public
  • Access to the online KidSport club portal
  • Access to redeem vouchers as payment for applicant’s club fees
  • Access to materials to promote your sport in the community.

Apply today

KidSport is delivered by the Department of Local Government Sport and Cultural Industries in partnership with Local Governments throughout Western Australia.