The Board

The Blackwood Community Recreation Association Inc. is run by a 10 member volunteer Board of Management.

The Board is made up of representatives from the Lions & Rotary Clubs of Blackwood, the City of Mitcham and Centre users. 

The Board meets monthly from February to December, on the third Thursday of the month at 7:00pm.

Members of the Board are appointed for 2 year terms with half the Board up for re-election each year.

The AGM is held in April each year.  Nominations are now open for a position on the Board of Management

2018 Annual Report

The Board is responsible for Governing the organisation by establishing broad policies, by-laws and objectives, ensuring the availability of adequate financial resources, approval of the annual budgets and generally attending to all matters affecting the responsibilities and welfare of the Association.

The day to day management of the Centre is carried out by our team of staff, including a full time Manager and Assistant Manager/Sports Coordinator and part time Finance Officer and Administration Officer. Approximately 40 casual staff are employed as Customer Service Officers, Coaches/Instructors, referees and umpires to run the various sports & activities offered by the Centre.

Rhys Roberts


Lions Club of Blackwood representative 


Brad Williams

Vice President


Jennifer Ayres

Hon Treasurer



Jacquie Wright

Hon Sec & Public Officer

Rotary Club of Blackwood representative


Alison Snel

Committee Member


Ron Boath

Committee Member


Cr Karen Hockley

City of Mitcham representative



Chris Martin

Committee Member



Garry Dolman

Committee Member



Carly Soutter

Committee Member




Maricel Becirovic

Non voting Blackwood Gymsports representative


Andrew Moxham

Committee Member

Gymsports Coach

People's Feedback

Unpretentious, long standing happy staff and facilities and programs to suit all ages ... My kids (6 and 10 yrs) are always happy to join in the VacFun activities. A hidden gem!