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Reclink Australia

Reclink Australia is excited to announce that it has received $310,000 from the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation to create two new Reclink Victorian Football Leagues in regional Victoria. These new leagues, operating in Central Victoria and Gippsland, will support 10 communities crying out for a new model to break the cycle of disadvantage that these communities face.

13-Dec-2017 2:28 PM
Reclink Central Victoria will be hosting a Showcase Cricket match between the Reclink Sunbury Phoenix and Bendigo Bombers sides on Tuesday 19th December at the Kyneton Showgrounds from 11am onwards. We encourage local agencies, community groups and members of the community to come down to the event and see what Reclink is all about and how creating a Reclink Community Football team in our area could benefit the lives of local people who are going through hardship.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Creative Artists Agency Names Steve Hasker CEO of CAA Global

29-Nov-2017 10:18 AM
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading entertainment and sports agency, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), announced today that industry veteran Steve Hasker has been appointed CEO of the recently structured CAA Global. He will manage the inters

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

A step towards innovation – Alibaba Cloud Becomes Presenting Partner of the FIFA Club World Cup

22-Nov-2017 7:05 PM
  GUANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alibaba Group and FIFA announced today Alibaba Cloud – the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group – as Presenting Partner of the FIFA Club World Cup until 2022. The announcement was made on the occasion of t

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Michael Phelps Becomes Crystal Lagoons’ Official World Ambassador

16-Nov-2017 10:49 AM
Greatest swimmer of all time partners with Crystal Lagoons, leading water-innovation company This company develops strategic plan for urban crystal clear lagoons Michael Phelps Becomes Crystal Lagoons’ Official World Amb

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Australia Partners with U.S. Impact Cryotherapy for the Hottest Trend in Cold Therapy

01-Nov-2017 11:26 AM
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Down under is buzzing about whole body cryotherapy (WBC). “We knew we could be successful with it,” said Paula Menzrani, Director, Booty N Buff Nutrition, New South Wales, Australia. “The benefits perfectly fit our

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

California Sports Surfaces’ Rebound Ace Portable Court to be Used at Inaugural Laver Cup

23-Sep-2017 2:49 PM
ANDOVER, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California Sports Surfaces (CSS), a brand under ICP Construction (ICP), is pleased to announce its innovative Rebound Ace Portable sport surfacing system is being used in the inaugural Laver Cup in Prague, Czech R

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Nike and NBA Introduce New Statement Edition Uniform, First On-Court Hooded Jacket and the First NBA Connected Jersey, the Future of Fan Apparel

17-Sep-2017 11:57 AM
Using New NikeConnect Technology, Retail Jerseys Will Unlock Exclusive Experiences and Customized Content for Fans’ Favorite Teams and Players   Using New NikeConnect Technology, Retail Jerseys Will Unlock Exclusive Experie

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

One Year Until FEI World Equestrian Games Comes to North Carolina, USA

13-Sep-2017 11:45 AM
Host Venue Tryon International Equestrian Center Announces Ticket Sales Date TRYON, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The one year to go countdown to the FEI World Equestrian GamesTM Tryon 2018 (WEG) was launched today. With mo

Variety The Childrens Charity

Variety Bash barrels through SA, handing out grants to regional communities

11-Aug-2017 11:48 AM
The 29th annual SA Variety Bash kicks off on Saturday 12 August, with more than 100 crazily themed cars and 300 colourful costumed crew taking part in the eight-day, 1875 km drive starting from the ‘Pastures’ of Mount Barker and travelling to the ‘Pines’ of Mount Gambier.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Western Union Becomes Money Transfer Partner and Shirt Sleeve Sponsor of Liverpool Football Club

09-Aug-2017 6:44 PM
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. & LIVERPOOL, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) and Liverpool FC today announced a multi-year partnership that will see Western Union, a leader in global payment and money transfer services, become

Variety The Childrens Charity

MEDIA ALERT: Variety Bash barrels through SA, handing out grants to regional communities

08-Aug-2017 8:00 AM
The 29th annual SA Variety Bash kicks off on Saturday 12 August, with more than 100 crazily themed cars and 300 colourful costumed crew taking part in the eight-day, 1875 km drive starting from the ‘Pastures’ of Mount Barker and travelling to the ‘Pines’ of Mount Gambier.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

IBC2017 Tackles the Big Business of Fan Engagement in Sport

12-Jul-2017 9:10 AM
- Leading figures from traditional sports broadcasting, alternative sports and eSports to discuss diverse revenue opportunities -   LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IBC’s Platform Futures conference strand on Sunday 17 September

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Machine Learning Comes to Tour De France

29-Jun-2017 4:31 PM
Deeper race insights on the cards for cycling fans around the world (Graphic: Business Wire) LONDON & PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amaury Sport Organisation (A.S.O.), organisers of the Tour de France, and Dimension Data, the Of

Variety The Childrens Charity

Grab a pardner, or two thousand of ‘em…Yee-ha! It’s the Variety Annual Themed Ball!

13-Jun-2017 12:34 PM
On Friday, 16 June, the Adelaide Convention Centre will again host one of Adelaide’s largest private functions, Variety – the Children’s Charity of South Australia’s Annual Themed Ball. This year the theme is ‘Boots and Bling – a Western Fling’ and guests, most of whom will dress in costume, enter the room through a ranch corral and will be greeted with a 12m saloon bar complete with swinging doors, a western streetscape and a whip cracking display on stage to get the party started.

Variety The Childrens Charity

Media Release: 1500 children go wild at the Adelaide Convention Centre!

12-Jun-2017 5:26 PM
More than 1500 children who are sick, disadvantaged or have special needs will party away in the warmth of the Adelaide Convention Centre this Wednesday, 14 June, together with more than 700 carers and volunteers.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Special Olympics and MetLife Foundation Announce International Partnership

28-Apr-2017 9:21 AM
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Special Olympics and MetLife Foundation, the philanthropic arm of global insurer MetLife, announced a $1.5 million, three year international partnership to expand Special Olympics Young Athletes across Europe,

Variety The Childrens Charity

Media Alert: Variety celebrates ten years of Easter fun with more than 1600 children in need!

10-Apr-2017 10:17 AM
It is the tenth anniversary of the annual Easter Picnic, held by the Ladies of Variety, for children who are sick, disadvantaged or have special needs all around the state. It is the second time the event has been held at the Adelaide Zoo, a popular choice for the children.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Niseko Classic Showing International Appeal

22-Mar-2017 4:29 PM
  NISEKO, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The fourth annual Niseko Classic, Japan's only UCI Gran Fondo World Series qualifier, is scheduled for July 9, 2017 in Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan. Race participants will ride on fully closed roads and exper

Variety The Childrens Charity

Media Alert: Ash completes journey on Clipsal 500 track, 1,000km in 10 days

28-Feb-2017 4:16 PM
Ashley Ralph, General Manager - Partner Programs for Clipsal by Schneider Electric, will achieve the massive goal he set himself to complete 1000km over 10 days from Melbourne to Adelaide for the very first time, to raise a staggering $400K for Variety – the Children’s Charity of South Australia and Julian Burton Burns Trust.

Variety The Childrens Charity

Media Alert: Ash on his way to complete goal of running 1,000km in 10 days

27-Feb-2017 3:08 PM
Ashley Ralph, General Manager - Partner Programs for Clipsal by Schneider Electric, is close to achieving the massive challenge he set himself to run 1000km over 10 days from Melbourne to Adelaide for the very first time, to raise a staggering $400K for Variety – the Children’s Charity of South Australia and Julian Burton Burns Trust.