Sports

Access for All Abilities (AAA) Play
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AAA Play is a program which program funds organisations to work at a community level to develop inclusive sport and recreation opportunities for people of all abilities. These organisations promote and encourage a range of sport and recreation opportunities across the state, from basketball, cricket, and Aussie Rules to soccer, sailing, and lawn bowls. The website will help you to find different sports activities suitable for your skills, ability and interests.

Website Address: https://aaavic.org.au/
Phone Number: 1800 222 842
Active Monash Accessible Fitness Options
626 Waverley Rd, Glen Waverley, VIC
3150
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Active Monash believes that everyone has the right to be active – regardless of abilities. They offer a range of activities including:
• Active Abilities: This class welcomes children with disabilities. Focus is on fitness, strength, building confidence, making friends and having fun
• All Abilities X-Trainer: Cross-training class, incorporating boxing, circuits and fun exercises designed to be enjoyed by adults of all abilities
• Aqua Lite: A basic water workout that is fun and caters for all abilities
• Water Therapy: Gentle water exercises in the 25-metre pool for people with MS, Motor Neuron Disease, Huntington’s Disease, Cancer, Arthritis, Heart Disease, Asthma and chronic pain conditions
• Walking Group: meet at the café and enjoy the fresh air. Will run all weather conditions
• Teen Fit: Group exercise class for children aged 12 plus. These classes are run in the gym and group exercise room and welcome children/teens of all abilities.

Phone Number: 9265 4888
Accessibility: Yes
Booking Required: Yes
Suitable Age Range: All Ages
Cost: Depends on activity
Council Area: Monash
AFL Auskick – AllPlay Footy
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Auskick is an Australian Football League (ALF) junior program, designed to develop basic skills and coordination. AllPlay will help you to get ready for Auskick, teach you about the AFL, and show you some of the skills you will be learning. You can download social stories to help you learn about busy crowds, playing in groups, noise, how to cope when things don’t go right, and how footy works. AllPlay is also a great resource for parents and coaches.

Phone Number: Contact via online portal
Allfit – Aqualink Box Hill
31 Surrey Drive, Box Hill VIC
3128
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AllFit educates participants on the benefits of regular physical activity can improve their health, fitness and quality of life. Allfit will also empower participants to make physical activity a regular part of their lifestyle.

Phone Number: 9843 2900
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday from 9am – 5pm, Weekends 8am-8pm
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible
Booking Required: No
Suitable Age Range: All ages
Cost: $8.50 per session
Council Area: Whitehorse
Aquarena, Aquatic and Leisure Centre
139-153 Williamson Road, Templestowe Lower Victoria
3108
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A range of health clubs and group exercises that you can participate in, as well as pools and gym equipment.

Phone Number: (03) 9848 0000
Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 5:30am to 10pm, Saturday 7am to 8pm, Sunday 8am to 8pm *pools close 15 minutes prior to centre close.
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible
Booking Required: No
Suitable Age Range: All ages
Cost: Entry / Membership Fee (Companion Card accepted)
Council Area: Manningham
Ashburton Recreation Centre
8 Warner Ave, Ashburton, Victoria
3147
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Hydrotherapy pool, aqua aerobics, gentle water exercises, aqua movers and other aquatic and gym activities.

Phone Number: (03) 9885 0333
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 6am – 10pm. Saturday & Sunday 8am – 8pm *pool closes 15 mins before centre closes
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible and activities
Booking Required: No
Suitable Age Range: All ages
Cost: Entry / Membership Fee
Council Area: Boroondara
Balloon Football League – Scope
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Balloon Football League is a version of AFL that has been modified to suit the needs of people with a disability. The game is played in teams of five using wheelchairs and a giant balloon on a basketball court

Phone Number: Jemima Aitchison: (03) 8311 4027.
Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria
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Activities include: Golf, soccer, goalball, gymnastics, indoor bias bowls, lawn bowls, running, swish (table tennis), square dancing, tennis, skiing, tenpin bowling & walking.

Phone Number: 03 9822 8876
Accessibility: Depends on activity
Booking Required: Depends on activity
Suitable Age Range: Depends on activity
Cost: Depends on activity
Boroondara Bushwalkers
Phyllis Hore Room, adjacent to Kew Library, Corner Cotham Road and Civic Drive, Kew VIC
3101
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Join walks that are suitable for your fitness level and walk with others who are at the same skill level as you.

Phone Number: Use enquiry form on website https://www.boroondarabushwalkers.org.au/contact-us
Opening Hours: Most Sundays – some Saturdays and Wednesdays
Accessibility: No
Booking Required: Yes
Suitable Age Range: 18+
Cost: $5 per walk for non-members, memberships available
Council Area: Boroondara
Boroondara Sports Complex
271C Belmore Road, Balwyn North VIC
3104
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Social inclusion and exercise for individuals with disabilities, hydrotherapy pool, gymnastics classes, cycle and swimming classes, personal training for specific needs.

Phone Number: (03) 9851 0444
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 5:30am – 9pm, Saturday 6am – 8pm, Sunday 8am – 8pm
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible
Booking Required: No
Suitable Age Range: All Ages
Cost: Entry/Membership fee
Council Area: Boroondara