Eligible parents can now apply to secure $150 Get Started Vouchers sports vouchers for kids, with applications opening this morning.
The Round 9 opened this morning offering over 25,000 of the vouchers to eligible kids, with the vouchers are issued on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.
These vouchers go towards the cost of club membership or participation fees.
Minister for Sport Curtis Pitt says $4.2 million has been made available for for Round 9 funding.
“This program has been an enormous benefit to families right around Queensland in helping them cover the cost of joining their favourite local sport or recreation club.”
More than 4,100 clubs across Queensland have registered for the Get Started Program, ensuring there is a huge range of activities on offer.
Get Started Vouchers is one of four funding programs that make up Get in the Game, now over $100 million in investment from this government to support grassroots sport and recreation.
For more information on how to apply for Get Started Vouchers, visit: https://www.qld.gov.au/recreation/sports/funding/getinthegame/getstarted/apply/