Inclusion and Diversity workshop for sporting clubs

Following the successful Wangaratta Sport Forum held in June, this workshop is about Inclusion and Diversity in Sporting Clubs.

Facilitated by founder of ‘Advancing Women’, Michelle Redfern, the workshop aims to provide an opportunity to gain a better understanding of what your club can do to become more inclusive. Michelle is a passionate advisor who is determined to contribute to achieving global gender equality in her life time, with particular emphasis on the sporting sector. Michelle currently holds board roles with Williamstown VFL Football Club and Good Shepherd Microfinance.

This workshop will focus on:

  • Overview of gender balance in the sport sector
  • Workshop activity
  • Action Planning and Sharing
  • Adopting the Respect and Equity Policy and how this can help your club

WHAT: Inclusion and Diversity Workshop for Sporting Clubs
WHO: Facilitated by Michelle Redfern
WHEN: Wednesday 29th August 2018, 5.30pm – 7.30pm
WHERE: HP Multipurpose Centre, Schilling Drive Wangaratta (between the Rovers Football Ground and the Hardcourt Tennis Club).

Light refreshments will be provided. Places are limited so please book early. You can book your place today by clicking here.

Community Leadership Program

“Strengthening Your Voice”

Do you have a passion for your community?  Do you advocate on behalf of your club, committee or neighbourhood? Are you keen to expand your social and professional network, and learn how to make a difference?

People with passion and vision are central to how communities make decisions, and how projects and services are ultimately delivered. In support of the role our residents hold, The Rural City of Wangaratta is excited to announce our 2018 Community Leadership Program so save the date!

Sunday 11th  February 9.30am – 4.30pm
Sunday 25th  February 9.30am -4.30pm
Sunday 4th  March 9.30am- 4.30pm
Monday 19th  March 5:30pm – 8:30pm

Further details speak with Zoe Giglio directly on 5722 0720 or email