Welcome to Golden Plains Shire's Online Community Facilities Portal!
Golden Plains Shire Council has launched a new facilities portal on Council’s website to improve access to information and promote the comprehensive range of community and recreation facilities across the municipality. The portal includes information about bike parks, equestrian centres, halls, parks, playgrounds, paths and trails, recreation reserves, skate parks, stadiums and tennis courts. Please click below to find a local facility near you:
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can our sporting club or community group get funding?
Funding is available annually through Council's Community Grants Program. Click here for more information. Groups should also look at the websites listed below for further funding opportunities.
How can we access our local community recreation facilities?
Local community Committees of Management manage the majority of recreation facilities in the Shire. Council's Community Recreation Officers can help you contact these Committees. Click here to contact your local Community Recreation Officer.
Where can I find out more information about assisting my local club?
Club Help contains loads of information, practical ready-to-use resources, and links to support club volunteers. In each section there is a Club Assessment Tool that produces an individual club report with ideas to assist your club.
www.sportslink.org.au - Sportslink is the link to your Regional Sports Assembly. Here you will find information to assist with club development such as training opportunities, resources and grants.
www.sport.vic.gov.au - Sport and Recreation Victoria's website contains resources and information for sport and recreation organisations including grants.
www.vichealth.vic.gov.au - VicHealth's website (Victorian Health Promotion Foundation) has resources and information for sport and recreation organisations including grants.
www.ourcommunity.com.au - The Our Community website is designed to assist community based organisations with resources and information regarding all aspects of community management including grants.
www.adf.org.au - The Australian Drug Foundation website has resources and information for sporting clubs, including responsible serving of alcohol and the Good Sports Program.