News: Recreation

$60 million golf fund launched to redevelop under-performing courses into sport entertainment zones

A $60 million PlayGolf Fund has been launched by property and tourism company Mulpha Australia, which is providing the equity, and backed by Avid Sports Management and Golf Australia.…

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Dec 13, 2021 Entertainment / Finance / Golf / Hospitality / Recreation /


Online group fitness management course guides revitalises Bali gym

Global group fitness provider Les Mills has shared how it helped the new owner of a gym on the Indonesian island of Bali to revitalise his club based on information he learned from Les…

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Dec 2, 2021 Design / Education / Fitness / Recreation /


Mass Participation World conference returns as an online event

Still impacted by the pandemic, the sixth Mass Participation World Conference will be staged as an online event next week. Free to delegates, the event will run from Monday 6th until…

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Dec 1, 2021 Events / Marketing / Recreation / Sport /


Global survey will assess contribution of surfers in beach rescues

The UNSW Beach Safety Research Group has today launched The Global Surfer Survey, a project designed to find out more about surfers – their role in beach rescues as well as the…

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Nov 30, 2021 Education / Recreation / Safety / Sport /


Club Wyndham Denarau Island prepares for December reopening

The award-winning Club Wyndham Denarau Island resort, a vacation club brand of Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific, is counting down to re-opening on 1st December when it will introduce a…

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Nov 26, 2021 Entertainment / Hospitality / Recreation / Tourism /


IAKS releases project case studies from aquatic centres around the world

The Germany-based International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities (IAKS) has released a collection of case studies of exemplary aquatic facility projects from around the world.…

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Nov 14, 2021 Aquatics / Design / Recreation / Sport /


COP26 and its implications for sport

With world leaders currently meeting in the Scottish city of Glasgow to discuss the global response to climate change, sporting organisations are looking on with interest, with Paralympians…

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Nov 12, 2021 ByKunal Sawhney Environment / Government / Recreation / Sport /


Australian projects recognised at 2021 IOC, IPC and IAKS international sport architecture awards

Australian projects the Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Rod Laver Arena, Ken Rosewall Arena and Coogee Surf Life Saving Club have been recognised at the 2021 International Olympic…

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Nov 11, 2021 ByNigel Benton Design / Recreation / Sport / Venues /



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