Horsham Table Tennis Association

Email: 
kara@tabletennis.org.au
Phone: 
0407499402
Contact: 
Kara Retford
Category: 
Table Tennis
Location: 
Horsham Table Tennis Association
11 Harriett Street
3400 Horsham , VIC
Australia
Victoria AU
Region: 
Wimmera - Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly
Organisation: 
Description: 

Table Tennis is not only a popular sport, but it's one of the most fun, inclusive and accessible sports there is. It's for people of all ages and abilities, and it's one of the easiest sports to maintain a healthy social distancing while playing. Para table tennis is the third largest Paralympic sport in terms of athlete numbers and is practiced in more than 100 countries. The sport is governed by the International Table Tennis Federation through the International Para Table Tennis Committee (ITTF-PTT). Athletes from all physical and intellectual impairment groups can play table tennis, however, only eligible standing, sitting and intellectual impairment classes can compete at the Paralympic Games. Men and women can participate in individual and team events. Table Tennis Australia is partnering with the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) and Paralympics Australia (PA) to implement strategies to increase the numbers of talented athletes with a disability entering and then progressing through the Para Table Tennis Performance Pathway. The TTA National Pathway Development Officer (Para), Kara Retford’s, key role is to establish relationships, links and projects with local / State & Territory Disability organisations / Rehabilitation centres and Club / State & Territory Table Tennis Associations with the aim of creating sustainable Para table tennis pathways. To get involved in Para Table Tennis please contact Kara Retford

Warracknabeal Table Tennis Association

Email: 
kara@tabletennis.org.au
Phone: 
0407499432
Contact: 
Kara Retford
Category: 
Table Tennis
Location: 
Warracknabeal Table Tennis Association
Anderson Street
3393 Warracknabeal , VIC
Australia
Victoria AU
Region: 
Wimmera - Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly
Organisation: 
Description: 

Table Tennis is not only a popular sport, but it's one of the most fun, inclusive and accessible sports there is. It's for people of all ages and abilities, and it's one of the easiest sports to maintain a healthy social distancing while playing.

Para table tennis is the third largest Paralympic sport in terms of athlete numbers and is practiced in more than 100 countries. The sport is governed by the International Table Tennis Federation through the International Para Table Tennis Committee (ITTF-PTT).

Athletes from all physical and intellectual impairment groups can play table tennis, however, only eligible standing, sitting and intellectual impairment classes can compete at the Paralympic Games.

Men and women can participate in individual and team events.

Table Tennis Australia is partnering with the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) and Paralympics Australia (PA) to implement strategies to increase the numbers of talented athletes with a disability entering and then progressing through the Para Table Tennis Performance Pathway.

The TTA National Pathway Development Officer (Para), Kara Retford’s, key role is to establish relationships, links and projects with local / State & Territory Disability organisations / Rehabilitation centres and Club / State & Territory Table Tennis Associations with the aim of creating sustainable Para table tennis pathways.

To get involved in Para Table Tennis please contact Kara Retford

Weekend Camp - 30th April to 2 May, 2021

Email: 
peopleoutdoors@auscamps.asn.au
Phone: 
03 9863 6824
Contact: 
Simon Milligan
Category: 
Camps
Location: 
Norval Lodge
204-232 Grampians Rd
3381 Halls Gap , VIC
Australia
Victoria AU
Region: 
Wimmera - Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly
Description: 

A weekend camp for campers aged 13-17 years.

Autism Swim YMCA Vic - Horsham Aquatic Centre

Email: 
horsham@ymca.org.au
Phone: 
03 5382 2576
Category: 
Swimming
Location: 
53 Hamilton street
3400 Horsham , VIC
Australia
Victoria AU
Region: 
Wimmera - Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly
Organisation: 
Description: 

We teach swimming, essential water safety, personal survival and open water education for students of all abilities and ages, from children to adults.

We match students with the most suitable Autism Swim Approved Instructor in either 1:1 or small group classes to meet their individual needs and goals.

We are not an NDIS provider, however please talk to us about flexible billing options.

At the YMCA, you learn in the pool, so you can swim in the world!

All abilities walks and TrailRider trails — Grampians National Park

Category: 
Bushwalking Hiking or Walking
Location: 
Grampians National Park VIC
Australia
Victoria AU
Region: 
Wimmera - Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly
Organisation: 
Description: 

Get into nature on the all abilities walks and TrailRider trails in the Grampians National Park. Choose from a range of all abilities walks or try some more challenging walks with an all-terrain TrailRider wheelchair.

There are a range of walks to choose from, listed in the Grampians National Park All Abilities Walk Track and TrailRider Guide. The TrailRider is free to hire from the Brambuk National Park and Cultural Centre. The chair is electric-assisted and has a range of adjustments to suit visitors of various abilities and sizes. A minimum of two chair operators are required to use the chair. Depending on the walking trail, additional operators may be required.

For further information refer to the All Terrain Wheelchair and Grampians National Park pages on the Parks Victoria website. Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check the Grampians National Park page before your visit for any updates.

For more information about

All-Terrain Wheelchairs visit https://www.parks.vic.gov.au/get-into-nature/all-abilities-access/all-te...

Grampians National Park visit https://www.parks.vic.gov.au/places-to-see/parks/grampians-national-park

Wimmera River Horsham parkrun

Email: 
wimmerariverhorsham@parkrun.com
Category: 
Athletics
Bushwalking Hiking or Walking
General fitness
Running
Location: 
Sawyer Park
Memorial Drive
3400 Horsham
Australia
AU
Region: 
Wimmera - Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly
Description: 

parkrun is a free weekly community event held at 8.00am every Saturday morning that is coordinated entirely by volunteers where you can walk, jog, run or wheel five (5) kilometres, volunteer or just spectate and socialise. It is a friendly inclusive event that welcomes everyone, encourages intergenerational exchange and promotes a healthy and community engaged lifestyle that the entire family can enjoy together. Each parkrun course is different. Please check that this parkrun event is suitable for your personal accessibility requirements via the contact details above.

Horsham Lanes and Games

Email: 
horshamlanesandgames@gmail.com
Phone: 
(03) 5382 5022
Contact: 
Centre
Category: 
Tenpin Bowling
Location: 
Horsham
6 Jenkinson Ave
3400 Horsham , VIC
Australia
Victoria AU
Region: 
Wimmera - Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly
Description: 

Tenpin Bowling leads the way in actively including all participants in play. Whether it’s the first time in a bowling centre, using portable lanes in school/community setting or representing your state at the National Disability Championships – we aim to support each individual’s opportunity to bowl. When visiting a centre be sure to take advantage of some (or all) of these facilities. Staff are on hand to help you, don’t hesitate to ask for assistance; parking close to the entrance ramps or smooth access to the venue electronic doors accessible facilities such as bathrooms aids such as: lane bumpers, ball ramps, ball clamps, carpet lanes carers or support worker’s discounts leagues and tournament (with pathways to national representation) TBA Sports Registration connection with people of different abilities, e.g. Special Olympics

Accessible Car Spaces: 
4
Companion Card Accepted: 
Yes
Carer Card Discounts: 
No
Accessible Changerooms: 
Yes
Changing Places: 
No
Hydrotherapy Pool: 
No

The Balconies (2.2km)

Email: 
explore@trailhiking.com.au
Contact: 
Darren Edwards
Category: 
Bushwalking Hiking or Walking
General fitness
Location: 
Reeds Lookout Carpark
Grampians National Park
3381 Halls Gap , VIC
Australia
Victoria AU
Region: 
Wimmera - Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly
Description: 

The Balconies is a 2.2km, grade 1 return hike located in Grampians National Park, Victoria. The hike should take approximately 1hr to complete.

Summary

The Balconies The track climbs gently from the car-park, through rock outcrops and a stringy-bark forest to the Balconies lookout. From this lookout there are panoramic views over the Victoria Valley.

Tips

Well made track from car park to balconies. Suitable for young kids, strollers and wheelchairs.