Key to assistance provided:

  • Junior Participation Program/Resource
  • Equipment and Resources available to borrow
  • Student Leadership Opportunities
  • School Clinic delivery
  • Professional Learning and Support for Teachers
  • Inclusive Participation Opportunities

Years 5-6


AFL NSW/ACT focuses on encouraging physical activity amongst school aged kids, providing skills and knowledge  of the game and strengthening links between the code, our elite team the GWS GIANTS and the local community.

ACT Little Athletics

Little Athletics (LAACT) provides modified track and field events for children between 5 -17 years. Little Athletics Program for Schools (LAPS) is a free program that will develop students' basic running, jumping and throwing skills and is delivered by qualified coaches. LAPS is an inclusive program that can be adapted to suit any level of ability.

Badminton ACT

ACT Badminton Association is committed to support schools, teachers and the community. They offer professional development coaching courses for teachers, school coaching programs, talent identification and junior umpire courses. ACT Badminton also run the annual ACT Badminton School Competition, junior tournaments and can provide advice on coaching, badminton equipment and resources purchases, facility planning and any general badminton related advice.

Basketball Canberra

Basketball ACT delivers school clinics with an emphasis on inclusiveness for all. Basketball ACT also provide leadership development opportunities for students who are interested in coaching or officiating.

Cricket ACT

Cricket ACT offers a range of activities for schools which include; In2Cricket Skills Program, T20 Blast Gala Days, Secondary Leadership Program and Teacher Professional Development opportunities.

Physical Activity Foundation

The Physical Activity Foundation is a Canberra based health promotion organisation and registered charity. We aim to get all kids, more active, more often!

Ride or Walk to School

The Ride or Walk to School program is designed to drive culture change within the school community to once again, make riding and walking to school the norm for our kids.

Jack Newton Junior Golf

JNJG introduces young people to the game of golf, nurturing their skills and enjoyment of the sport. Programs provide an Introduction of Golf to Primary and Secondary school students. All school programs provide connection to community golf clubs and facilities. JNJG also offers a teacher training program for teachers to deliver their own golf program at school.

Gymnastics ACT

At Gymnastics ACT, we believe that Launchpad Gymnastics is the ‘nursery of Australian sport’. As a base, confidence and competence in fundamental movement will set the foundation for future sporting success for lifelong, active and healthy participation in physical activity. Launchpad Gymnastics programs rely on safe activities that challenge participants relative to their abilities and stage of development, with games and activities based around fundamental movement patterns, delivered in a fun and engaging manner.  

Hockey ACT

Hockey ACT delivers the Hook in2 Hockey schools program which offers a 4 week free program to schools where students will learn the basic concepts of hockey whilst developing key motor skills and enjoying time with friends. Hook in2 Hockey Schools programs are available through all school terms.

Netball ACT

Netball ACT specialises in the delivery of  Junior Development Programs for Primary Schools across the ACT. Netball ACT are committed to providing each primary school aged student a netball experience and ensuring there is a connection back to a club or association as well as the netball community.

Orienteering ACT

Orienteering is an adventure sport where participants navigate around a course using a map.  Orienteering ACT conducts orienteering competitions and provides training and coaching opportunities for teachers, parents and children from 7 years and upwards.  The sport of orienteering offers children the opportunity to apply problem solving skills and adventure challenges in a safe learning environment, concurrent with developing and refining their fundamental movement skills.

ACT Oztag

ACT Oztag conduct school clinics which cater to the primary years 2 to 6. The clinic aims to provide students with a fun introductory experience to the game of Oztag as well as teaching the fundamentals skills, basic rules, tactics and game play.

Sports Medicine Australia (ACT Branch)

Sports Medicine Australia's free smartplay flyers, fact sheets and brochures support schools in their efforts to improve safe participation within sport and physical activity.  Short courses and workshops delivered within school time by the teacher, or SMA lecturer, provide students with the skills to improve safe participation within sport and physical activity and awards them with a certificate on completion.

Bluearth Foundation

The Bluearth Foundation is a national health promotion charity that strives to support all Australians to be active. We are educational experts in the delivery of movement and sports based programs and experiences to children aged 0-17 and provide training to their teachers, families and school communities. Come and create a login to our free online resource centre to help start your journey to deliver engaging, meaningful and above all fun movement and activity experiences

Physical Activity Foundation

The Physical Activity Foundation is a Canberra based health promotion organisation and registered charity. We aim to get all kids, more active, more often!

Ride or Walk to School

The Ride or Walk to School program is designed to drive culture change within the school community to once again, make riding and walking to school the norm for our kids.

Brumbies Rugby

Brumbies Rugby conduct school clinics and teacher training in coaching and officiating. Assistance can also be provided in the coaching of school teams leading to gala days and competitions, and also in the provision of starter packs of equipment.

Capital Football

Capital Football provide assistance to the ACT school network in particular through their Sporting Schools program, disability football program “Football Connect" and teacher mentor and education programs.

Tennis ACT

ANZ Hot Shots is a game just for kids. With smaller courts, lighter racquets and low-compression balls that don't bounce too high, learning the skills of tennis is made fun and easy. The program can include coaching and school sessions.

Touch Football ACT

Touch Football ACT (TFACT) provides a range of community participation events and skill/game development clinics upon request at any ACT school. TFACT also hosts a range of school gala days through out the year including inter school championships.

Triathlon ACT

Triathlon ACT provides participation, sport development, education and performance programs and events. The TRYschools is a program which provides an enjoyable entry level introduction to the sport for primary school children. It feeds in nicely to the TRYstars program which focuses on developing the basic skills of triathlon and concludes with a participation event, designed for achieving a personal challenge in a non-threatening environment. TRYclubs will be launched in 2016 providing a connection between schools and the Junior development program. It ensures seamless pathway options for the juniors. The program combines introductory skills sessions, progressive training programs, social events, education seminars and a wonderful environment to meet new people.  

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