• Media Story: Why kids are inactive (and why it’s not just their parents’ fault)

    Australia is famous for its active outdoor lifestyle. So it might come as a surprise to find out the vast majority of children are not spending enough time being active. Despite having top-notch pa More....
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    JOINT MEDIA STATEMENT Australia’s peak education bodies call for Health and Physical Education needs to be at the forefront of our children’s education

    Australia’s peak education and health, sport and physical education professional bodies are voicing collective concern about the recent new evidence showing that we are putting our kids at early hig More....
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    Media Release: CAS calls for Australian Government to back national strategy to combat physical inactivity

    Figures released by the Confederation of Australian Sport reveal a massive 3.2 million Australian children are not doing enough exercise to meet current health guidelines. It is physically enough c More....
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    Media Release: Spirit of Tasmania sets sail for the Australian Masters Games

    Get the Games underway early. Participants can arrive to north west Tasmania in style with a special Australian Masters Games Spirit of Tasmania day sailing. “Why not come down on the ship with More....
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    Media Release: Eight months to go: Entries open for 16th Australian Masters Games in Tasmania

    Eight months to go: Entries open for 16th Australian Masters Games in Tasmania With eight months to go before the 16th Australian Masters Games, entries are officially open for 45 sports that w More....
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    Media Release: CAS welcomes Greg Hunt as the new Minister for Health and Sport

    The Board of the Confederation of Australian Sport (CAS) has welcomed the appointment of the Hon. Greg Hunt as the incoming Federal Minister for Sport.  As part of the reshuffled Malcolm Turnbull Min More....
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    ‘One year to go’ to 16th Australian Masters Games – Tasmania

     Today marks one year-to-go until the 16th Australian Masters Games, and to celebrate this important milestone we have a number of significant anno More....
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    Media Release: CAS welcomes Labor $300m commitment to preventative health

    MEDIA RELEASE Saturday 18 June 2016 CAS welcomes Labor $300m commitment to preventative health The Confederation of Australian Sport welcomes the Labor commitm More....
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    16th Australian Masters Games – Tasmania – Five star advisory board convenes with 500 days to go

    Five star advisory board convenes with 500 days to go    Tomorrow marks 500 days to go to one of the biggest sporting festivals ever staged in Tasmania, with More....
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    16AMG Release: Royce Fairbrother to lead 16th Australian Masters Games board

    Royce Fairbrother to lead Australian Masters Games board   Former Australian of the Year Tasmanian state finalist Royce Fairbrother has been appointed to chai More....
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    Media Release: Wade kicks off Australian Masters Games in Tasmania

    Wade kicks off Australian Masters Games in Tasmania The 16th Australian Masters Games has lured former AFL Tasmania boss Scott Wade out of a short-lived retirement, toda More....
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    Media Release: The Clubbies Awards – Winners Announced

    The INSIDE SPORT/CAS CLUBBIES have been run. And won! Who is Australia’s Sporting Club Of The Year? Inside Sport magazine and the Confederation of Australian Sport (CAS) are proud to announce More....
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    Media Release: 81-year-old looking sky-high at the Australian Masters Games

    It wasn’t until 1984 that Dennis Peck really took up athletics. He was 50-years-old.   Now – at the age of 81 – Peck will compete in his ninth Australian Masters Games this October, a More....
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    Layne Beachley ‘Aim for the Stars’ Foundation Grants open for 2016

    The Layne Beachley Foundation ‘Aim For The Stars’ 2016 scholarship program is now open.   The Foundation offers scholarships nationally to girls and women striving to fulfil their poten More....
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    Media Release: Free ride for the Australian Masters Games

    Free ride for the Australian Masters Games   The 15th Australian Masters Games, in conjunction with Adelaide Metro, is pleased to offer free public transport across Adelaid More....
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    Media Release: Adelaide City Council welcomes home the Australian Masters Games

    Adelaide City Council welcomes home the Australian Masters Games The Australian Masters Games is proud to announce Adelaide City Council as an official partner of the 15th Australi More....
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    Nature’s Own and the Australian Masters Games in a league of their own

    The Australian Masters Games is proud to announce Nature’s Own as an official partner of the 15th Australian Masters Games in Adelaide this October.   Nature’s Own is one of the longest More....
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    Rob Mills to take centre stage at the Australian Masters Games

    Thursday 16 July 2015 Rob Mills to take centre stage at the Australian Masters Games The Australian Masters Games is excited to announce the multi-talented Rob Mills as official a More....
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    Southern Cross Care joins the Australian Masters Games team

    Southern Cross Care joins the Australian Masters Games team The Australian Masters Games is proud to announce Southern Cross Care – one of South Australia’s largest employers More....
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    Family-owned Nippy’s joins the Australian Masters Games team

    Another family-owned, South Australian success story has joined the 15th Australian Masters Games team, with beverage company Nippy’s signing on as an official sponsor of Australia’s largest multi More....
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    Entries now open for the 15th Australian Masters Games

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    Entries now open for the 15th Australian Masters Games

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    Business of Sport Line-up Announced for 2015

    The 2015 Business of Sport Summit will return in March 2015 featuring international keynotes from some of the world’s most powerful and innovative sports executives. Bringing the energy of Silicon More....
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    Governor-General accepts invitation as Patron of CAS

    The Confederation of Australian Sport is delighted to report that His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (retd) has accepted the invitation to become Patron. In the invitati More....
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    Media Release: One year to go til Australian Masters Games – Adelaide

    Australian Masters Games – ‘For the times of your life’ With one year to go to the Australian Masters Games, one of Australia’s largest multi-sport festivals today unveiled More....
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    Media Release: 15AMG – Chris Dittmar to chair Australian Masters Games board

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    2014 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Young People

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    Melbourne wins top sports city gong

    Melbourne has been named winner of the 2014 SportsBusiness Ultimate Sports City, large city category, for the second time, and also recognised as the world leader in Sports Venues and in Event Strateg More....
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    Mercer to put bounce in Australian Masters Games in Adelaide

    Preparations for the 15th edition of the Australian Masters Games, to be held in Adelaide in October 2015, have accelerated with the appointment of Nic Mercer as Games General Manager. As the progr More....
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    Adelaide to host Australian Masters Games in 2015 – SA Minister for Tourism Leon Bignell

    More than 10,000 participants from around the nation will gather in Adelaide for the 2015 Australian Masters Games, providing a multi million dollar boost to the local economy. Tourism Minister, Leon More....
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    Netball Australia and Coles launch national partnership

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    The 2013 Paralympic Football Nationals – Coffs Harbour

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    CAS Welcomes Peter Dutton as new Minister for Sport

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