We Love Our Westend - Come And Try Day
Monday, 17 Oct 2022
The “We Love Our Westend” Griffith Regional Sports Centre Open Day will commence at 9am. Get there early to see the Australian Prime Minister, The Hon. Anthony Albanese officially open the complex from 9.30am.
This free event, supported by the Australian Sports Commission’s Regional Sports Event Fund, is a chance for the community to have a look at our new state-of-the-art centre and try some of the sport activities on offer.
Parking is limited, so a free shuttle bus service will be operating from the Gordon Carpark (opposite Rossies) and Pioneer Estate every 15 minutes.
In athletics, double-Olympian, Semi Finalist at the Rio Olympics and 2015 World Championships in the 400m Anneliese Rubie-Renshaw will be visiting. For Basketball fans, David Herbert, head coach from the Basketball Australia Centre of Excellence – Woman’s Program at the Australian Institute of Sport will be here, along with four future Opals and Boomers players.
They will all help showcase their sports and inspire the next generation of athletes.
Everyone is invited to come and try athletics, basketball, hockey, netball, volleyball, badminton and Wheelchair Rugby League.
Griffith Basketball Association, Griffith Hockey Association, Griffith Netball Association, and Little Athletics Griffith will be on-hand, providing a range of fun activities including skills clinics and exhibition games, along with information and advice on their local competitions.
Canberra Raiders Rugby League and Intereach Griffith will also be there, providing the opportunity to try Wheelchair Rugby League and watch a demonstration game.
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