SIX clubs in Campaspe are among 512 grassroots sports clubs across the state sharing $815,000 in grants to boost equipment, skills and administration expertise.
The State Government 2018-19 Sporting Club Grants Program provides clubs up to $1000 for new uniforms and equipment, up to $2000 for training coaches, officials and volunteers and up to $5000 to improve operational effectiveness.
The successful clubs include:
■ Echuca Moama Hockey Club;
■ Echuca South Cricket Club;
■ Echuca Football & Netball Club;
■ Rochester and District Horse and Pony Club;
■ Kyabram Football and Netball Club; and
■ Girgarre Cricket Club.
The program aims to make sport more accessible and inclusive, increase local participation, stimulate local economies, and build sustainable sport and recreation and volunteer opportunities.