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This section provides information on organisations which address issues related to physical activity among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Links to Indigenous organisations are provided where possible.

To view all organisations related to Indigenous health, click here

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The organisations have been rated to the left. The organisations are listed by name, but you can also select to list them by government type, reach, or focus.


When you click on one of the headings of the table, the list will be sorted according to that heading. For more information about the organisation, click on the title.

If you have information you would like to have included on this page please contact us.

We encourage organisations to link to the Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet on their websites, view information.

Name Government Reach Focus
Aboriginal Corporation for Sport and Recreational Activities (ACSRA) Non-government ACT
AFL Cape York Non-government QLD
Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation Non-government NT
Arthur Beetson Foundation Non-government QLD
Athletics Australia Non-government National
Australian Indigenous Youth Academy (AIYA) Non-government QLD
Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) Government National
Australian Society of Lifestyle Medicine Non-government National
Australian Sports Commission (ASC) Government National
Better Health Company Non-government VIC
Bluearth Non-government National
Brisbane Indigenous Physical Activity Network (BIPAN) Non-government QLD
Cathy Freeman Foundation Non-government QLD
Central Queensland Regional Aboriginal and Islander Community Controlled Health Organisation Non-government QLD
Centre for Physical Activity in Ageing (CPAA) Non-government National
Charleville and Western areas Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders Community Health Limited Non-government QLD
Clontarf Football Academy Non-government WA
Cluster for Physical Activity and Health Non-government NSW
Confederation of Australian Sport (CAS) Non-government National
Coreeda Association of Australia Non-government NSW
Department of Health - Nutrition and Physical Activity Section Government National
Department of Sport and Recreation Western Australia Government WA
Djillay Ngalu (Healthy Together) Non-government VIC
Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA) Non-government National
Female Youth Cricket Academy Non-government NT
Fitness Australia Non-government National
Foodbank WA Non-government WA
Garnduwa Non-government WA
Goodes-O'Loughlin Foundation Non-government National
Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation Non-government National
Hoops 4 Health Aboriginal Corporation Non-government NT
ICEA Foundation Non-government WA
Indigenous Marathon Foundation Non-government ACT
Indigenous Ultimate Association Non-government National
Melbourne Aboriginal Youth, Sport and Recreation Co-operative Non-government VIC
National Centre of Indigenous Excellence Non-government National
National Heart Foundation of Australia Non-government National
New South Wales Institute of Sport (NSWIS) Government NSW
New South Wales Rugby League Non-government NSW
Ngurra Kujungka Non-government WA
Northern Territory (NT) Department of Sport, Recreation and Racing Government NT
Northern Territory Cricket Non-government NT
Nyoongar Wellbeing and Sports Non-government WA
Office for Recreation and Sport South Australia Government SA
Police-Citizens Youth Club (PCYC) Queensland Non-government QLD
Premier's Council for Active Living New South Wales Government NSW
Premier's Physical Activity Council Tasmania Government TAS
Premier's Physical Activity Taskforce Western Australia Government WA
Priority Research Centre in Physical Activity and Nutrition Government NSW
Puntukurnu Aboriginal Medical Service (PAMS) Non-government WA
Raise the Bar Academy Non-government National
Red Dust Role Models Non-government National
Royal Life Saving Society Non-government National
School Sport Australia Non-government National
Softball Australia Government National
South Australian Aboriginal Sports Training Academy (SAASTA) Government SA
South West Indigenous Network (SWIN) Non-government QLD
Specky Dreaming Not specified NT
Sport and Recreation Queensland Government QLD
Sport and Recreation Tasmania Government TAS
Sport and Recreation Victoria Government VIC
Sports Dietitians Australia (SDA) Non-government National
Sports Medicine Australia Non-government National
Strategic Inter-Governmental Forum on Physical Activity and Health (SIGPAH) Government National
Surfing Australia Non-government National
Swimming New South Wales Not specified NSW
The Australian Council for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (ACHPER) Non-government National
The Lloyd McDermott Rugby Development Team Inc. (LMRDT) Non-government National
Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Association Limited (VACSAL) Non-government VIC
Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) Government VIC
Western Australian Institute of Sport (WAIS) Government WA
Wirrpanda Foundation Non-government WA
Last updated: 19 December 2017
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