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Get Active

In response to the global COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic, we have cancelled our Get Active sports program.

Council cares for its community and this change of service comes as part of our local response to this global issue.

Naturally, we apologise for any inconvenience caused but trust you understand this position.

For more information visit https://www.prospect.sa.gov.au/council/news-and-media/corona-virus-update-prospect-response

City of Prospect is inviting young people aged 5 – 16 years to Get Active and participate in Council's first sports program during April School Holidays.

The event will be held across various locations on Thursday 23 and Friday 24 April and provide participants with an opportunity to try new or different sport and recreation activities FREE of charge. Fun sample sessions will be facilitated by local sports clubs and associations with options including dance, karate, lacrosse, soccer, tennis and more.

The Get Active program aims to boost young people’s self-confidence, increase physical activity, provide links to local sports clubs, make new friends and have a good time!

Browse the activities below, and if something looks good just contact the provider on the email or phone number listed to book in!

DAY 1 ACTIVITIES

Broadview Football Club
Learn basic footy skills such as handballing, kicking and marking. Participate in running drills and other fun games.
Where : Broadview Football Club - Poltawa Terrace, Broadview    
When : Thursday 23 April
Session 1 : 9:00am to 10:30am
Session 2 : 11:00am - 12:30pm
Session 3 : 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Suitable for : 5 years and above
Contact : Shane Hodby on shane.hodby@drummondgolf.com or 0418 212 269
Note : Wear sports shoes and bring a drink bottle

Baseball South Australia 
5 vs 5, street version of the traditional baseball game. No bats, no gloves, no pitching and no home runs.
Where : Prospect Memorial Gardens - Menzies Crescent, Prospect
When : Thursday 23 April
Session : 10am - 12.00pm
Suitable for : 8 - 15 years
Contact : Giang Danh on development@baseballsa.org.au or 0433 676 140 or 8331 2675
Note : Bring a drink bottle, sports shoes and hat

Eagles Lacrosse Club
Come along and give lacrosse a go! Catch, throw and score a goal! In no time you'll learn the basic skills and then play in a fun scratch match.
Where : Charles Cane Reserve - 104 Churchill Road, Prospect
When : Thursday 23 April
Session 1 : 9:00am - 10.30am
Session 2 : 11:00am - 12:30pm
Suitable for : 5 years and above
Contact : Matt Larwood on matt@axiosdev.com.au or 0458 019 994 or Mark Buhagiar on markbuhagiar@ymail.com or 0444 599 186
Note : Wear sports shoes and bring a drink bottle

North Adelaide Basketball Club
Learn basic basketball skills such as dribbling, shooting and participate in a fun basketball match. Multiple sessions offered for convenience and facilitated by North Adelaide Rockets Future Stars coaches.
Where : George Whittle Reserve - 56 Churchill Road, Prospect
When : Thursday 23 April
Session 1 : 10:00am - 12:00pm
Session 2 : 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Suitable for : Session 1 is for 5 to 10 years, Session 2 is for 10 to 16 years
Contact : Tayla Corrigan on admin@nabc-rockets.club or 0490 471 797
Note : Bring a basketball, drink bottle and appropriate training clothing and footwear

YMCA Inner North East Adelaide
Stunt Monkeys! Learn new skills with a unique mix of gymnastics, parkour, martial arts and action acting facilitated by our very own professional stunt woman Daisy Fryer!
Where : INEA YMCA, 39 Smith Street, Walkerville
When : Thursday 23 April
Session : 12.30pm - 1.30pm
Suitable for : 5 - 16 years
Contact : Colin Organ or Kira Beattie on inea@ymca.org.au or 8344 3811
Note : Tie back long hair, bring your water bottle and wear clothes and shoes designed for physical activity.

YMCA Inner North East Adelaide
Y Dance Stars! Learn technique, body shapes, choreography and experiment with movement mixing ballet, jazz, contemporary, improvisation and cultural dance styles in a session with lots of variety.
Where : INEA YMCA, 39 Smith Street, Walkerville
When : Thursday 23 April
Session : 1.30pm - 2.30pm
Suitable for : 5 - 16 years
Contact : Colin Organ or Kira Beattie on inea@ymca.org.au or 8344 3811
Note : Wear clothes and shoes suitable for dancing and bring a drink bottle.

GKR Karate
Karate for kids! Free introductory session, learn the art of self-defence and boost confidence! Our positive and child friendly workshop will encourage restraint, discipline and development of good character. Come along and enjoy a free session with no ongoing obligation.
Where : Payinthi, 128 Prospect Road, Prospect
When : Thursday 23 April
Session : 2:00pm - 2.45pm
Suitable for : 5 - 16 years
Contact : Edde Nio on eddegkr@gmail.com or 0403 507 049
Note : Bring a drink bottle and wear comfortable clothing

DAY 2 ACTIVITIES

Broadview Football Club
Learn basic footy skills such as handballing, kicking and marking. Participate in running drills and other fun games.
Where : Broadview Football Club - Poltawa Terrace, Broadview
When : Friday 24 April
Session 1 : 9:00am - 10:30am
Session 2 : 11:00am - 12:30pm
Session 3 : 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Suitable for : 5 years and above
Contact : Shane Hodby on shane.hodby@drummondgolf.com or 0418 212 269
Note : Wear sports shoes and bring a drink bottle

Eagles Lacrosse Club
Come along and give lacrosse a go! Catch, throw and score a goal! In no time you'll learn the basic skills and then play in a fun scratch match.
Where : Charles Cane Reserve / Parndo Yerta - 104 Churchill Rd, Prospect
When : Friday 24 April
Session 1 : 9:00am - 10.30am
Session 2 : 11:00am - 12:30pm
Suitable for : 5 years and above
Contact : Matt Larwood on matt@axiosdev.com.au or 0458 019 994, or Mark Buhagiar on markbuhagiar@ymail.com or 0444 599 186
Note : Wear sports shoes and bring a drink bottle

Cross Keys Bmx Club
Learn BMX! This one hour class will provide an introduction to the track, obstacle names, basic pumping, pedalling, balancing, turning and jumping! Participants are required to bring their bike and helmet. Some race bikes will be available on the day to test and compare. Facilitated by Cross Keys BMX Club.
Where : Broadview Oval Dirt Track - Corner of McInnes Avenue and Myponga Terrace, Broadview
When : Friday 24 April
Session : 10am - 11am
Suitable for : 5 - 8 years
Content : Mark Crabtree on mark.crabtree@prospect.sa.gov.au or 8269 5355
Note : Bring your bike, helmet, drink bottle and enclosed shoes

North Adelaide Basketball Club
Learn basic basketball skills such as dribbling, shooting and participate in a fun basketball match. Facilitated by North Adelaide Rockets Future Stars coaches.
Where : George Whittle Reserve - 56 Churchill Rd, Prospect
When : Friday 24 April
Session : 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Suitable for : 5 to 16 years
Contact : Tayla Corrigan admin@nabc-rockets.club or 0490 471 797
Note : Bring a basketball, drink bottle and appropriate training clothing and footwear

YMCA Inner North East Adelaide
Tumbling! Build on your gymnastics ability to develop fundamental acrobatic tumbling skills in a fun and supportive environment.
Where : INEA YMCA, 39 Smith Street, Walkerville
When : Friday 24 April
Session : 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Suitable for : 5 - 16 years
Contact : Colin Organ or Kira Beattie on inea@ymca.org.au or 8344 3811
Note : Tie back long hair, bring your water bottle and wear clothes and shoes designed for physical activity.

Sk8 Therapy
Join our Australian Skateboard Federation accredited and experienced coaches to learn how to skate confidently on any terrain. The lesson will build your childs self confidence, resilience, social skills and promote a healthy active lifestyle.
Where : George Whittle Reserve - 56 Churchill Rd, Prospect
When : Friday 24 April
Session : 4:00pm - 5.00pm
Suitable for : 5 - 18 years
Contact : Michael Harris-Walker on michael@sk8therapy.com or 416 588 638.
Note : Helmet and drink bottle required. Other equipment can be supplied i.e skateboards and safety pads.

Broadview Tennis Club
Fun, exciting and very relaxed way to be introduced or get back into tennis. BBQ, drinks and all equipment supplied!
Where : Broadview Tennis Club - Myponga Terrace, Broadview
When : Friday 24 April
Session 1 : 4:00pm - 6:00pm (Juniors) 5 - 16 years
Session 2 : 6:00pm - 8:00pm (Seniors) 18 +
Suitable for : 5 +
Contact : Martin Richards on martin@mrtennis.com.au or 0412 099 030
Note : Wear sports shoes and active wear.

YMCA Inner North East Adelaide
Gymnastics Disco Session! Enjoy an open gymnastics session in a fully equipped gymnasium with a qualified coach, music and lights.
Where : INEA YMCA, 39 Smith Street, Walkerville
When : Friday 24 April
Session : 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Suitable for : 5 - 16 years
Contact : Colin Organ or Kira Beattie on inea@ymca.org.au or 8344 3811
Note : Tie back long hair, bring your water bottle and wear clothes and shoes designed for physical activity.

Adult guardians are required to liaise directly with the activity provider to register and attend the activity to supervise children. Participants are required to bring a hat, water bottle, joggers and any required medication.