About Us

The National Sports Convention is a collaborative event, created by the industry, for the industry.

The key organisations who have developed the National Sports Convention to its success are listed below, together with our Collaborators, Partners and Program Content Developers.

Sport Australia

Sport Australia is a Commonwealth Government corporate entity focused on getting more Australians participating and excelling in sport. The National Sports Convention will bring together stakeholders from sport, government, education, health and service providers with a single vision on working together to encourage more Australians to be active and participate in sport.

Sport New Zealand

Sport New Zealand is the proud guardian of their country’s world-leading sporting system, from grass roots through to elite sport.  They are committed to encouraging more young people and adults to engage in more sport and recreation and more winners on the world stage.


The Committee of Australian Sports and Recreation Officials represents the eight State and Territory Governments who are all committed to growing participation.  Collectively they are keen to continue to support and grow industry development and are committed to NSC as one way to achieve that.

Victoria State Government

The Victorian Government is committed to encouraging Victorians to be more active, to benefit from the physical, social and mental health benefits that physical activity, play and recreation and community sport brings.

 By supporting the industry, it encourages State Sports Organisations, sports associations, clubs, community and commercial providers to offer quality experiences so that the Victorian community will want to be active.


VicHealth aims to create a Victoria where everybody can enjoy better health and wellbeing. They create and fund world-class interventions by conducting vital research to advance Victoria’s population health and provide transformational expertise and insights to government.

Smart Connection Consultancy

Smart Connection Consultancy has over the past decade established itself as one of Australia’s leading niche management consultancies that works with sport, government and education sectors to support and facilitate opportunities in growing participation.

The National Sports Convention reflects its commitment and passion to encourage more people to be more active, more often.

By bringing together the globes leading thinkers, key Australian policy makers, and providing prominent local case studies, the National Sports Convention provides opportunity for all those involved in sport, recreation and physical activity to work together to make a difference for the next generation.

Interpoint Events

Interpoint Events is an award winning and innovative conference, exhibition and event organiser to a diverse market including sport, health, aquatics, government, aged and disability services as well as technology to name a few.

Working across Australia with support in traditional and digital media, Interpoint Events is a proud co-founder of the National Sports Convention and is committed to ensuring the delegate experience is excellent in every way.