Healthy Sporting Environments
Kiama Council has developed a Healthy Sporting Environments Kit (pdf 2.07MB) which was funded by the Cancer Council NSW through their Alvie and Well Grants. The Kit contains useful information for your club about:
- Smoke Free Grounds
- Being Sun Safe
- Healthy Canteens and
- Ideas for Healthy Fundraising
It also contains information on how your club can book (free of charge) the Sunsmart Marquees available through Council.
Should your club require any assistance implementing any of the ideas contained in this kit, please contact Council on 4232 0444 or email
Kiama Safe Sports Project
The Kiama Safe Sports Project commenced in October 2003.
This project won a gold medal at NSW Sporting Injuries Committee, Sports Safety Awards 2004 - Category B. Outstanding education and promotion project or program in sports injury prevention and reduction - Regional.
The following documents are for the use of Kiama's sports clubs to assist them in their operations:
- Kiama Municipal Council Memorandum of Understanding (pdf 47 KB) for sporting clubs » it is a requirement of Council that all users of Kiama Council sporting facilities follow certain safety conditions.
- Risk Assessment Checklist (pdf 33 KB) » this form helps with performing a risk assessment.
- Risk Register (pdf 37 KB) » this form helps you rate any hazards by priority
- Kiama Municipal Council Action Request Form » use this form to make a request for a risk to be dealt with.
Join a sporting club
Kiama Municipality boasts over 50 different clubs for all ages. To find out more about Clubs in the Municipality, Council's Council's Community Information Directory has a full list of Clubs and contact details.
Kiama Clubs websites
- Kiama Rugby Football Club
- Kiama Kiama Rugby Club plays in the Illawarra District Rugby Competition as a member of the Australian Rugby Union.
- Kiama Little Athletics
- The Little Athletics motto is "fun, family and fitness". Little Athletics is a family sport - everyone should be involved.
- Kiama Soccer Club
- Kiama Soccer Club always welcomes newcomers.
- Kiama Power Junior and Senior AFL Clubs
- Kiama Power Junior and Senior AFL Clubs are for those who like to play Australian rules football.
- Kiama Game Fishing Club
- Kiama Game Fishing Club organises regular fishing expeditions.
Last updated: Thursday 6 December, 2012