2019 International Day of the Girl

When girls come together great things happen. Especially when those girls are fighting for something. This year International Day of the Girl is all about recognising those that are a force to be reckoned with; it’s about breaking from the script and creating change, it’s about being unstoppable.   At the ... More

Molly makes it to One Netball Marie Little Shield

When Molly Byrnes started playing in the inaugural All Abilities carnival in Darwin she didn’t know where that opportunity would take her but flash forward two years and everyone’s noticed how she’s grown.   Molly has an intellectual disability that involves selective mutism and extreme anxiety. Yet her ... More

National Health and Physical Education Day

It’s an easy trap to fall into where talk of sport focuses solely on premier leagues and world records, but Health and Physical Education Day reminds us about the importance of sport across all calibers and the benefits that come from learning about how to lead healthier and happier lives.   That’s why at ... More

Together we can Shine Brighter

The Diamonds farewell luncheon in Sydney was an event filled with collaborations.   Friends, family, partners and officials came together to wish the team good luck, Netball Australia and the NSW Government announced their partnership in a bid for the 2027 World Cup and the elite netball community raised money ... More

Confident Girls Foundation Ambassador Visit for the Highest Give for a Goal Fundraiser!

This year the highest fundraiser during the Give for a Goal appeal will have the opportunity to participate in a clinic run by one of our 10 Confident Girls Foundation Ambassadors! It is an amazing opportunity to learn from the best, so get shooting to raise funds to empower girls and potentially win an opportunity like ... More

Scoring Goals at School

Last year Gisborne Secondary College year ten students held an inaugural market day to raise funds for charities of their choice.   The Confident Girls Foundation was an obvious pick for netballers Tia, Maddy and Alex.   “We think it’s important to build confidence in girls as this will encourage ... More

Krystal Shoots for Confidence

When you love netball and your mum says you need to help the community – Confident Girls is the answer.   Playing five nights of netball a week, Krystal decided the best way to get involved was to join the Confident Girls Give for a Goal fundraiser that ran June last year.   As a shooter for the ... More

Abbey Gives for a Goal

Abbey and her mum, Meredith, first heard about Give for a Goal in 2018’s round one double-header.   “She knew straight away that she wanted to raise money,” says Meredith, “she wanted to make that all girls have the opportunity to be as happy as she is playing netball”.   Abbey is ten ... More

Daughters raised with Confidence

Fathers of Girls started after a group of Queensland dads recognised the important role they played in growing daughters into confident women.   in partnership with fund raising activities, which is why they started Fathers of Girls.   The group works together to promote the importance of being a ... More

Tess Finds Community in Competition

For Tess, joining the Give for a Goal fundraising last year was a no brainer. She knew that if her social team committed to spreading the word, then support would follow. So Tess sent an email out to her division at the beginning of the season and kept her fingers crossed.   The response was unexpected. Playing ... More