AS AT 18.3.2020, NEW RESTRICTIONS NOW APPLY RE COVID-19

 

AS AT 18.3.2020, NEW Coronavirus (COVID-19)

RESTRICTIONS NOW APPLY:-

UPDATED INFORMATION FOR ALL SKATE VICTORIA AFFILIATES, MEMBERS AUSTRALIA WIDE

 

 

For the health and safety of all our members Australia wide, their families and spectators, please ensure you are familiar with the latest updates which have been released regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19).

To reduce the risk of coronavirus virus spreading,

new restrictions for INDOOR and OUTDOOR gatherings NOW APPLY.

These include limiting non-essential:
• internal gatherings to fewer than 100 people
• outdoor gatherings to fewer than 500 people

For more info head to :-
https://www.health.gov.au/

Prime Ministers media address
https://www.pm.gov.au/media/update-coronavirus-measures

Minister for Sport issues COVID-19 guidelines for community sport
https://www.sportaus.gov.au/…/minister-for-sport-issues-cov…

Gloria Hawken
CEO
Skate Victoria Inc
Email: office@skatevictoria.com.au

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL SKATE VICTORIA AFFILIATES, MEMBERS AUSTRALIA WIDE REGARDING …. Coronavirus (COVID-19)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL

SKATE VICTORIA AFFILIATES, MEMBERS AUSTRALIA WIDE

REGARDING …. Coronavirus (COVID-19)

For the health and safety of all our members Australia wide, their families and spectators, please ensure you read the latest info released by your State Department of Health regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

VIC https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus 

NSW https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx

QLD-  https://www.health.qld.gov.au/

TAS-  https://dhhs.tas.gov.au/

WA https://ww2.health.wa.gov.au/

ACT https://www.health.act.gov.au/

SA https://www.sahealth.sa.gov.au

NT https://health.nt.gov.au/

Additional links offering advice:-

https://www.health.gov.au

https://www.who.int/…/novel-coronavirus-2…/advice-for-public

Sports travel advice
https://ais.gov.au/health-wellbeing/covid-19…

As this is a rapidly changing situation, please ensure you visit your respective State Department of Health website regularly to ensure you keep up to date with the latest COVID-19 information.

Gloria Hawken
Skate Victoria – CEO
Ph 03 5182 6816
Email : office@skatevictoria.com

Recreational skating, Roller Derby – Click here to find out more

Skate Victoria has Roller Derby Clubs/Affiliates/Members

all around Australia …… 

who provide opportunities for Juniors, Women, Men & Co-Ed skaters

to become involved in rollersports.

Your local skating rink is a great place to start . Attending general skate sessions, Learn to skate classes, Skate Fit or Learn to Play Roller Derby classes.

Roller Derby is a fantastic way to have some Fun, exercise, meet new people, participate in an alternative type of sporting activity & is a sport all the family can become involved in.

There are various pathways in roller derby. You can decide to participate recreationally by attending Skate Fit or learn to skate classes. Or you can take that next step, join a club and play competitive roller derby.

There are many volunteer opportunities available, both skating & non skating volunteer roles , for those who want to be involved still, but not skate recreationally or compete.

Check out the Skate Victoria website www.skatevictoria.com.au to find a club near you.

OR contact Skate Victoria on email office@skatevictoria.com.au and we will put you in touch with a club/s closet to you.

Photos courtesy: Liam Mitchell, Photographer

#skatevictoria #rollersports #rollerderby #thisgirlcanvic #vichealth #changeourgame #sportandrecreationvictoria

Juniors from East Vic, South Sea & Geelong Roller Derby feature on ABC Me’s Stacked segment

If you missed seeing all the amazing Junior Roller Derby skaters from East Vic Roller Derby, South Sea Roller Derby & Geelong Roller Derby League on the ABC Me’s Stacked segment yesterday, then click on this link and you will get to see them all.

Great work Juniors, looked like a lot of fun and such a wonderful experience working with Drew and Pip from Stacked. Thankyou for helping to promote Junior Roller Derby and showing other kids how much fun it can be.

South East Magic Rollers is a partnership between East Vic Roller Derby & South Sea Roller Derby, based in Dandenong at the Skate Victoria ‘The Shed’ . If your child/children are interested in finding out more about skating/junior roller derby, contact the clubs for more info

Geelong Roller Derby League also offer roller derby for Juniors, contact the club via FB for more info if you live near Geelong

#skatevictoria #eastvicrollerderby #southsearollerderby #geelongrollerderby #vichealth #sportandrecreationvic #thisgirlcanvic #changeourgame 

Carrum Downs Crocodiles Roller Hockey Club – Contact the club to find out more about joining

Skate Victoria Affiliates,

Show your support for newly established Roller Hockey Club,

Carrum Downs Crocodiles RHC

and LIKE their FB page

Training times are every Friday night
Venue: Skate Victoria ‘The Shed’ Dandenong
Times: 5.30 pm – 7.00 pm
Cost $10 per session

All ages are welcome to try roller hockey
Contact the club via their FB page if you need more info

 

See Melb & Tas. Roller Derby teams in action at the Sweetstock Festival, 28-29th March 2020

6 games over 2 days, 28th/29th March

Get along to the Sweetstock Festival and see Melbourne & Tasmanian Skate Victoria Affiliates in action at the festival over the weekend of the 28th/29th March 2020

Melbourne Northside Rollers,

WestSide Derby Dollz

South Sea Roller Derby

Kingston City Rollers

Convict City Roller Derby League

 

To book Sweetstock festival tickets or to find out more info on the upcoming event,

click here:- https://sweetstock.com.au/

 

Volunteer acknowledgement Caitlin Grisby, outstanding volunteering service as Tournament Director of Statewide Stampede – Vic Roller Derby Tournament

 

The Skate Victoria Executive & CEO Gloria Hawken wish to express our grateful appreciation to Caitlin Grigsby for the past 6 years of outstanding volunteering service as the Tournament Director of Statewide Stampede – Victorian Roller Derby Tournament Series. 

We appreciate the massive workload that Caitlin has carried over the years to ensure that clubs and skaters throughout Victoria had the opportunity to participate in all levels of competition.

Through Caitlin’s dedication to the sport we continue to see growth across clubs in Victoria.

Gippsland Ranges Roller Derby receive “Sporting Achievement Award” at Baw Baw Shire Council Aust Day ceremony

 

Gippsland Ranges Roller Derby featured in the Latrobe Valley Express newspaper this week, talking about their Australia Day, “Sporting Achievement Award” they received from their local Council Baw Baw Shire. 

Click to read all about Gippsland Ranges Roller Derby Award here or to find out how you can become involved in their Club, contact them via their facebook page

#gippslandrangesrollerderby #bawbawshirecouncil #skatevictoria #thisgirlcanvic #vichealth #sportandrecvic #changeourgame

Ballarat Roller Derby League’s “Roller Skate Fit” recognised as “Ballarat Community Activity of the Year” by City of Ballarat council

Congratulations to Skate Victoria regional Affiliate, Ballarat Roller Derby League,

for their “Roller Skate Fit”

being recognised as the “Ballarat Community Activity of the Year”

by their local council, City of Ballarat at the 2020 Australia Day Awards ceremony.

To find out more about Ballarat Roller Derby’s award or find out how you can join their Roller Skate Fit Club program, click on their facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/RollerSkateFitClub/

 

#ballaratrollerderby #rollerkskatefitballarat #skatefit #skatevictoria #changeourgame

#sportandrecvic #vichealth #thisgirlcanvic