Sports and physical activities are great ways to get fit and stay healthy, meet people and learn new skills.
By joining a local sports club or activity not only will you feel better about yourself, but you can gain a sense of belonging by being part of a team or club. Many local sports clubs have a thriving social life. The social benefits of being in a club comes from structured activities and socials, such as evenings out and organised events. This aspect of being involved in a sports club is invaluable if you are new to the area or don't know many people in your local community.
Joining a sports club also helps develop valuable life skills such as co-operation, discipline, respect and tolerance, as well as teamwork.
Regardless of your age, culture, gender or ability, there is plenty on offer in Merri-bek.
Take a look at the different sports club across Merri-bek below.
Brunswick Football Club
Coburg Districts Football Club
Coburg Superules Football Club
Glenroy Football Club
Hadfield Football Club
North Brunswick Football Club
North Brunswick Junior Football Club
Oak Park Community Sports Association
- Athletics / track and field
- Dog training
- Lawn bowls
- Table tennis