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Chris Hayes, MP commends SWB and South West Connect

As Sports Without Borders enters 2015, we are gearing up for another year of successful partnerships and continued progress on our Social Inclusion Through Sports (SITS) programs. However, progress would not be possible without our previous work.

Melbourne University Athletics Club raises funds for Sports Without Borders

With about 150 athletes and 30 associates, coaches and officials, Melbourne University Athletics Club (MUAC) is a long-standing club, who boasts well-rounded athletes.

In an effort to contribute to the local community, President Hamish Beaumont is steering the club’s efforts to “give back”.

SWB continues its work in NSW with support from Telco Together

Telco Together has been integral to helping SWB expand our work in NSW in 2014. With financial support and hands on assistance from Telco Together volunteers, SWB NSW has run several successful programs this year.

Carlton Primary School kids enjoy supporting Melbourne City Football Club at AAMI stadium

To a roaring crowd of over 7,700 people, ten-year-old Hadya Nur ran onto AAMI stadium, hand in hand with Brisbane Roar player Henrique. Having never been to a live football game, Hadya’s eyes were wide with excitement for the following 90 minutes.



The Australian Multicultural Foundation aims to cultivate in all Australians a strong commitment to Australia as one people drawn from many cultures and by so doing to advance its social and economic well-being; the promotion of an awareness among the people of Australia of the diversity of cultures within Australia and the contribution of people from all cultures to the development of Australia; and the spread of respect and understanding between all cultural groups through any appropriate means.



Telco Together unite Telcos to support Australian communities. In 2012 they partnered with Sports Without Borders as a part of their Social Inclusion mission. They support the Sports Scholarships program.



The Victorian Government sponsored 5 Local Government Area (LGA) programs to train and empower young refugees and immigrants to develop their leadership skills and organize local sporting events from 2010 - 2012.

They have also sponsored the Sports Without Borders Conference in 2012, 2013 and will again in 2014.



The Pratt Foundation was established in 1978 by Richard and Jeanne Pratt with the shared vision of supporting charitable enterprises and adding value to philanthropy. The Foundation is now one of the largest private sources of philanthropy in Australia.


Sports Scholarship Program
Youth Action
Heart of Carlton Program
Call to Action

"Win or lose: Is it really how you play the game?" Sports Participation Conference & Sports Technology Expo Friday, 2 May 2014 - Moonee Ponds, Melbourne. Registration



Community Feedback

Community Feedback

It was an absolutely crazy and fabulous day!  The kids had a ball and can't wait for more to come next year. Parent - Carlton Community Sports Carnival


Dreamteam Moment

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Dreamteam Moments
What is #WAOTST?

We're All On The Same Team' (#waotst) is the campaign motto as well as the core business of Sports Without Borders.


Andrew Gaze

Andrew competed in the most Olympic games for an Australian basketballer between 1984 - 2000.



Chris Johnson

Chris wins three premierships in a row with the Brisbane Lions in 2001 - 2003.



Steve Moneghetti

Steve wins Gold in the 1994 Commonwealth Games, rounding out a successful year by also winning the Tokyo marathon.


Winter Olympics

Lydia Lassila

Lydia wins Olympic Gold in the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, and Australia's second gold medal for the games.


Summer Olympics

Liz Cambage

Liz becomes first woman to dunk during the 2012 Olympics in a 70-66 victory over Russia.



Robert Dipierdomenico

"Dipper" wins the 1986 Brownlow Medal, then would go on to win his third Premiership medallion shortly after his Brownlow win.



John Aloisi

John Aloisi nails a penalty shoot out in 2005 to qualify Australia for the World Cup in Germany.


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