VACFUN is here for the July School Holidays!

Vacfun at The Blackwood Recreation Centre We aim to provide a safe and caring environment with a variety of structured and free choice recreational activities within a fun-filled active program. Our next program commences on the 11th of July until the 22th of July in the school holidays. Our VacFun program is available for children…

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VACFUN is here for the April School Holidays!

Vacfun at The Blackwood Recreation Centre We aim to provide a safe and caring environment with a variety of structured and free choice recreational activities within a fun-filled active program. Our next program commences on the 19th of April until the 29th of April in the school holidays. Our VacFun program is available for children…

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Gymsports COVID Credits

Blackwood Recreation Centre would like to extend an opportunity for those participants who have been identified as a Close Contact, Classroom Contact or confirmed as a Positive Case to request a credit for missed classes during a mandated quarantine in line with Government Directions. Please read each question carefully and ensure you fill out the…

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Message from the President

Hi Everyone,   I thought it appropriate to keep all Recreation Centre members informed of the latest developments on our lease saga.  However, first of all I would like to thank all Centre members, who wrote to the Mayor, CEO and Elected Members of the Mitcham Council, to local papers, politicians, would be politicians and…

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VACFUN is here for the October School Holidays!

Vacfun at The Blackwood Recreation Centre We aim to provide a safe and caring environment with a variety of structured and free choice recreational activities within a fun-filled active program. Our next program commences on the 27th of September, running every weekday until the 8th of October. Our VacFun program is available for children of…

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Underlease with the City of Mitcham

Background In 2002 the City of Mitcham signed a Heads of Agreement with the Minister for Education to build a new Community Recreation Centre on the site of Blackwood High School.  The centre was to replace the existing centre on Coromandel Parade that was no longer meeting the needs of the community.  Blackwood High School…

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