Australian Government - Department of Health
A Healthy and Active Australia
A Healthy and Active Australia

Initiatives - Active After-school Communities


Active After-school Communities

The government will spend $90 million over four years to establish an after-school physical activity program known as Active After-School Communities. This program will provide Australian families with a convenient and practical opportunity to support the healthy development of their primary school aged children (five to 12 years). It will be managed by the Department of Communications, Information Technology and The Arts (DCITA), Australian Sports Commission (ASC).

Fact sheet (PDF 55 KB)

More detailed information is provided on the Australian Sports Commission website