Greater Shepparton clubs to benefit from sporting grants


CLUBS in Greater Shepparton are among 512 grassroots sports clubs across the state sharing $815,000 in grants to boost their equipment, skills and administration expertise.

As part of the first round of the Andrews Government’s 2018-19 Sporting Club Grants Program, the grants provide clubs up to $1,000 for new uniforms and equipment, up to $2,000 for training coaches, officials and volunteers, and up to $5,000 to improve operational effectiveness.

The successful local clubs include Shepparton United Soccer Club, Shepparton Small Bore and Air Rifle Club, Goulburn Valley Hockey Association, Karramomus Cricket Club, Mooroopna Hockey Club, Shepparton Junior Soccer Association, Toolamba Tennis Club, Shepparton Amateur Swimming Club, Tatura Netball Association, Shepparton United Football Netball Club and Katandra Football Netball Club.