Australians spend nearly A$11 billion a year on sport and physical activity participation fees, according to the Australian Sports Commission.
An inner west school has told students they are no longer allowed to BYO big balls.
Next weekend I will complete my first season as a netball mum. Then we're switching to basketball. This is why.
Compulsory sport and physical education at school will improve children's memory, attention and ability to concentrate, not just boost fitness.
This is yet another moment in time. It's not getting better.
It's essential for children learn proper technique before being allowed to play full contact sports.
My son works very hard at many things, and those are the trophies I'm proud to see him earn.
A decades-long trend towards the eradication of risk and greater safety in playgrounds has some experts wondering if we’ve gone too far.
Is my need to have time to myself trumped by my children's human right to unlimited frozen oranges?
You might be wondering if it's worth battling the crowds.
There's been a sharp take-up of fitness trackers for children in recent times.