News, Sport

Northern sporting clubs can return to the paddock for training from next week

sportsgrounds

FOLLOWING updated advice from the NSW Government, Wollongong City Council will allow access to sporting clubs to return to training on fields from tomorrow (Monday, May 25) .

The Council has been working with a number of state and local sports associations to support their return to training on outdoor sportsfields.

The clubs will need to liaise with their local association to ensure they adhere to the individual sports return to training framework to address the NSW Public Health Orders, and meet physical distancing guidelines. The clubs will also need to comply with the strict record keeping health and hygiene practices that will be audited by the individual sports.

The Council is advising participants to contact their clubs and associations directly for updates managing their individual response to coronavirus.

On NSW State Government advice no timeframes have been determined on a return to any sporting competitions and Leisure Centres remain closed at this time.


Donation

Would you like to make a small donation towards the running of Bulli & Clifton Times and Looking Back websites? If you would like to support my work, you can leave a small tip here of $2, or several small tips, just increase the amount as you like. Your generous patronage of my work and research, however small it appears to you, will greatly help me with my continuing costs.

A$2.00

About Mick Roberts

A Sydney journalist, writer and historian, Mick Roberts specialises in Australian cultural history, particularly associated with the Australian hotel and liquor industry. Mick has had an interest in revealing the colourful story of pubs, inns and associated industries in Australia for over 30 years. He is currently working on a comprehensive history of the hotel and liquor industry in the Illawarra region of NSW. Besides writing a number of history books, Mick has owned and managed several community newspapers. He was one time editor of the Wollongong Northern News, The Bulli Times, The Northern Times, The Northern Leader and The Local - all located in the Wollongong region. As a journalist he has worked for Rural Press, Cumberland (News Limited), Sydney based, City News, and Torch Publications based in Canterbury Bankstown, NSW. He currently calls the inner-Sydney suburb of Surry Hills home.

Discussion

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 947 other followers

Twitter

%d bloggers like this: