KidSport enables Western Australian children to participate in community sport and recreation, no matter their financial circumstances. Eligible youth aged 5–18 years can apply for financial assistance to contribute towards club fees. The fees will go directly to the registered KidSport clubs through their participating local government. While the primary objective of KidSport is to ensure all Western Australian children can participate in sport and recreation clubs, its secondary objective is to engage these children and their families in the community.
KidSport has seen a great uptake since inception and the first voucher going into the system in September 2011. The latest figures can be viewed here
KidSport TV Commercial - Animation brings KidSport campaign to life
The Department of Sport and Recreation has teamed up with two Perth based companies to launch an exciting new animated advertisement as part of a campaign to promote KidSport in Western Australia.
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Stuart didn't show signs of focus or determination; he was just a lovely kid. The only thing I can put his success down to is that we were always a sporting family and the accent was on enjoyment and participation with the rest of the team.
Terry MacGill (on coaching the Nedlands Cricket Club Under 11s), father of Australian spin bowler Stuart MacGill.