Champion Clubs

About Champion Clubs

Champion Clubs is an exciting initiative being implemented by the City of Cockburn as part of our club development scheme, which is jointly funded by the City and the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries.

The program aims to:

  • Increase club profiles and development opportunities 

  • Improve self-management of clubs through training 

  • Provide club support and networking opportunities 

  • Strengthen relationships between the City and clubs 

  • Assist in club sustainability

  • Provide clubs with grants and funding opportunities 

The key focus areas of the club are:

  1. Education and facilitation - self-management seminars and workshops  

  2. Communication - access to newsletters, flyers, calendar of events and email networks 

  3. Funding - opportunities including KidSport , Sporting Equipment Grant, Minor Capital Works Grant, Junior Sport Travel Assistance.   

  4. Recognition -  Volunteer & Club awards.

Champion Clubs workshop

Please note these details are subject to change.

The following table presents the Champion Clubs 2018 Workshop Calendar with date, workshop name, location an representatives.

Date Workshop Location Your representatives
12 February Winter Meet & Greet City of Cockburn, Adminastration Building Council Liaison, Canteen Manager
14 March How to increase your clubs memberships & volunteers Fremantle Oval, City of Fremantle President, VP, Volunteer Coordinator
May - TBC How to write a sponsorship proposal & who to approach TBC Fundraising and Sponsorship Coordinator
July - TBC Making the most of your social media & who should be tasked to it TBC Social Media Guru
1 August Talking Local Sports Coogee Beach Surf Lifesaving Club Committee members
22 August Summer Meet & Greet City of Cockburn, Adminastration Building Council Liason
17 October Volunteer Sundowner TBC Committee, Volunteers

For other City events head over to our What's On page for event details.

More information and contact

For more information on Champion Clubs, including how to become a Champion Club, download the Champion Clubs Management Guide, under the Related Documents heading below, or contact the Club Development Officer on 08 9411 3444 or at

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