Sports and active recreation clubs throughout the Morwell and Narracan electorates will receive funding as part of the first round of VicHealth’s 2015-16 Active Club Grants program.
Member for Morwell Russell Northe said the grants aim to increase or maintain participation in physical activity by funding essential equipment like bats, portable goals, uniforms and balls.
The following clubs were among a total of 262 across Victoria to share in more than $746,330 of funding.
Boolarra Football Netball Club $960
Boolarra Pony Club $2950
Latrobe Cricket Club $2475
Morwell Baseball Club $2928
Morwell Pegasus Soccer Club $2960
Toongabbie Tennis Club $1319
Traralgon West Cricket Club $2973
West End Junior Football Club $1369
Newborough-Yallourn United Soccer Club $1223