Sport participation, as players, coaches, officials, administrators, parents and volunteers, at all levels and abilities makes an important contribution to individual and community health and wellbeing, including the amount of regular physical activity (PA) undertaken by Australians.
Statistics and trends relating to Australian sport and physical activity participation behaviours.
Sport and active recreation can contribute to individual and community health, wellbeing, social, and economic outcomes.
Research has identified a number of factors that can motivate or provide barriers to participation in sport.
Australian initiatives to support and encourage sport participation.
Examples of NSO participation growth strategies and programs to increase engagement.
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