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Physical activity is ranked second only to tobacco control in being the most important factor in health promotion and disease prevention in Australia.

Active Club Grants

Category: Funding Schemes

Active Club Grants recognise the important role local clubs/organisations play in increasing physical activity and helping communities stay connected.

This year, VicHealth has awarded $1.8m across 742 Victorian sports clubs (see full article). 

PDF 2013/14 Active Club Grant Recipients

This program complements and builds upon the Victorian Government’s health promotion work via the Victorian Public Health & Wellbeing Plan, Healthy Together Victoria and the Sports Injury Prevention Taskforce Final Report.

Priority is given to applications from clubs/organisations who can demonstrate that:

  • cost is likely to be a significant barrier to sport and active recreation due to relative socioeconomic disadvantage;
  • are committed to reducing injuries which prevent people from leading a more active lifestyle.

For further information, please read the Funding Guidelines.

For Active Club Grant enquiries please contact at or (03) 9667 1308. 



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Active Club Grants 2013-14