Netball Australia is thrilled to offer its Sporting Schools program to children across Australia’s school yards. The Sporting Schools initiative matches Netball Australia’s objectives which includes the enjoyment of participation, a sense of belonging and life-long involvement for netball enthusiasts.
Netball Australia is pleased to partner with the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) to deliver this $160 million Australian Government initiative to get more children playing more sport.
As the national sporting organisation (NSO) for Netball, we offer schools and coaches quality programs that encourage children to participate in this great sport.
“It’s really important for kids to be active because it gives them great self-esteem, it makes them feel good about themselves, they get to get out there and participate with different people that they may have never been able to meet otherwise. So whatever sport it is, whatever they are doing, being active obviously makes them happy kids and that’s the most important thing.” Australian Diamond’s Madison Robinson.
The Netball Australia Product
NetSetGO is Netball Australia’s only junior entry netball program and is perfect for Sporting Schools. It has been developed to provide children with the best possible learning and playing experience to develop a positive introduction to netball, ensuring enjoyment and continued participation.
NetSetGO incorporates skill activities, minor games, music and modified matches in a fun and safe environment. The weekly program is coordinated by accredited coaches to ensure a quality experience for all participants.
TEACHERS AND COACHES ARE OUR ASSETS
Netball Australia values the role of teachers not just in the classroom but in the school yard as well. Their enthusiasm for improving children’s lives is often understated. Society places its trust and confidence in teachers who as educators, have one of the most important roles for our children, outside of parents and carers.
Coaches are also a wonderful influence on children throughout their formative years. Coaches are the people who deliver the skills with fun and enjoyment.
The information below is a guide to how schools, coaches and sporting organisations can deliver the Netball Australia program within Sporting Schools.
Contact: Jessica King
Phone: (02) 6241 4088
Contact: Seisia Kane
Phone: (08) 8238 0500
Contact: Emily Ross
Phone: (02) 9951 5000
Contact: Shane Fish
Phone: (03) 6282 1824
Contact: Nikki Symons
Phone: (08) 8945 1733
Contact: Shay Dickson
Phone: (03) 9321 2222
Contact: Schools Coordinator
Phone: (07) 3848 6330
Contact: Julia Wackrow
Phone: (08) 9380 3700
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