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What does your club receive by being a member club of Skate Australia?

Skate Australia, is recognised as the peak body for skate sports by the Australian Sports Commission and the International Olympic Committee. The organisation acts on behalf of all clubs and members to facilitate the promotion, development and growth of skate sports in Australia. Your club can be a member club of Skate Australia if your club is an Incorporated Organisation in your state.

PEAK BODY AFFILIATION
Your club will be a part of Skate Australia, who is the recognised peak body for skate sports in Australia by the Australian Sports Commission and the International Olympic Committee. The organisation acts on behalf of all clubs and members to facilitate the promotion, development and growth of skate sports in Australia while also ensuring the sports have credibility and legitimacy for current and future government funding and eligibility.

FACILITY AND VENUE ISSUES
Skate Australia will assist with facility and venue issues.

DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS
Your Club would have access to all Skate Australia development Programs & Resources eg Learn to Skate, Mighty Pucks, Quick Kids.

ACCREDITATION
Any member in your club can become a nationally qualified coach and/or official.

STATE & NATIONAL REPRESENTATION
The members in your club can be selected to represent your state and even Australia at official events including national and international championships.

STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Your club can submit a skaters and teams into the recognised State Championship Events.

DATABASE
Your club will be part of the national Skate Australia Revolutionise database and your club can have access to your club portal of your club members and other features for a small annual subscription fee.

INSURANCE
Your club will be covered by up to $20 million public liabilityInsurance and your committee members, coaches and officials are covered for up to $2 million professional indemnity insurance each. Please note to ensure coverage all committee members must be current members of your club.

GRANTS & FUNDING
As a member club of a recognised National Sporting Organisation, your club is eligible to apply for local and state grants from outside agencies. Your club members will also have access to various local, state and federal grants and individual scholarships.

SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS
Your club will be able to attend Skate Australia run Seminars and workshops aimed to assist your club development.

PROMOTIONAL TOOLS & RESOURCES
Your club will have access to a range of high quality promotional resources including, DVD’s, posters, flyers etc. to help promote your club and sport.

MARKETING AND PROMOTION
Your club will enjoy broader marketing and promotion of club events via the Skate Australia website and Facebook pages.

VOTING RIGHTS
Your club would have the right to vote and have their say on important issues within your sport and the future direction of Skate Australia at a state and national level.

Download the Club Benefits Brochure

Download the appropiate State form to apply for Club Membership.

Submit membership application to the State Office or Head Office via email, fax or post. Contact Us for more details.