# East West Link may cause club losses

Melbourne‚Äôs proposed East West link is set to cause a loss of seven sporting ovals at Royal Park. To make way for the 18km motorway and tunnel that will connect the western suburbs to the Eastern Freeway, 10 sporting clubs will have to find new homes. Fortunately, the state government has provided a $15 million package for sporting clubs and …

# Natural turf grounds & Injuries. Part 1

For several years, the University of Ballarat has been investigating the links between ground conditions and injury in football. I live in Ballarat, and when I finished a long career as a teacher of turf management in 2008, I was fortunate enough to be taken on at UB as a PhD student to study the effects of agronomic (soil and …