Round 9 Opening 25 Jan, 2017
What are Get Started Vouchers?
Get Started Vouchers is one of the funding programs that comprise the Queensland Government's Get in the Game initiative to support sport and active recreation at the grassroots level.
Get Started Vouchers assists children and young people who can least afford or may otherwise benefit from joining sport or active recreation club. Eligible children and young people can apply for a voucher valued up to $150.
Who is eligible?
Individuals eligible to apply for a voucher are:
- children and young people who are aged from five to 17 (inclusive) at the time of application who hold or whose parent, carer or guardian hold a valid Centrelink Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card with the child's name on it, and who are residents of Queensland.
- other children or young people identified by two referral agents.
How to apply?
For further information please visit the Get in the Game website - https://www.qld.gov.au/recreation/sports/funding/getinthegame/getstarted/apply/
It is important to get in quick as there are only a certain number of vouchers available and once they are all allocated then the round will close.
Myra is a 10-year-old girl who lives with her family, her father Karel, sister Jenae (11), brother Saxon (8) and soon, Cheryl (Karel’s partner) will join them in Brisbane. The children’s Mother, Amy, passed away in a car accident on the 4th of April 2019. Myra is currently under suppo...