The Adelaide Statement – Embrace Innovation

Embrace Innovation: Pioneering Sustainable Parks and Leisure By PLA Advisory members: Lucilla Marshall supported by Dr. John Tower and Stephanie McCallum The Adelaide Statement, a platform born from the collaborative efforts […]

Parks and Leisure Australia is proud to unveil the new executive team that will guide us into the future. We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Kristin Davies as […]

Adelaide Statement Pledge – Advocate for Equity By PLA Advisory members: Cathy Kiss AM, Community Recreation and Aquatics Planning Manager City of Melbourne; and Wendy Holland, Director Communityvibe The Adelaide […]

Adelaide Statement Pledge – Promote Sustainability By Neal Ames, Recreation and Open Space Planner and member of PLA Advisory Promoting sustainability remains a key issue for park and leisure experience […]

Cricket Australia’s Community Cricket Facility Guidelines have been refreshed and were released in November 2023. About the Guidelines The Guidelines aim to provide a consolidated technical resource to aid the […]

The Australian Golf industry has recently released the Community Benefits of Golf in Australia report, developed to understand the substantial economic, social and environmental benefits that our game contributes to […]

Adelaide Statement Pledge – Foster CollaborationBy Dr John Tower, Honorary Research Fellow, Victoria University The Adelaide Statement listed six Pledges to guide the park and leisure industry as it strives […]

The 2024 AFL Preferred Facility Guidelines, launched on 1 November 2023, is replacing the 2019 AFL Preferred Facility Guidelines. About the Guidelines Throughout 2023, the AFL has been refreshing its […]

We are delighted to share the news of a strategic alliance between Parks & Leisure Australia and Golf Australia. Being the inaugural sporting organization to stand alongside Parks & Leisure […]

PLA 2023 Joint International Congress: A Resounding Success Adelaide, October 2023 – Parks and Leisure Australia (PLA) is delighted to announce the successful conclusion of the PLA 2023 Joint International […]