Girl in Charge

Victoria Police Netball Club is putting girls living in Western Victoria in charge!   This holistic police-led program involves year 9 girls negotiating mid-teen social and health challenges by using netball as the vehicle and the prospect of part-time work to help drive it.   Designed by police from ... More

“These are things that I never dreamed of doing!”

  Having played Netball from a young age Sarah could never have dreamed of being selected for WA's Marie Little Shield squad. "My experience was scary but exciting. I got to travel and play netball against other State Teams. All the players are so nice and supportive of each other, and I learned how to be ... More

Marie Little Shield a huge success in Sydney

Spirits were high at the 2022 Marie Little Shield in Sydney after the tournament made its long-awaited return after a covid hiatus. New South Wales claimed the Marie Little Shield title in Sydney last week after the tournament, that gives female athletes with an intellectual disability the chance to represent ... More

My Little Pony

My Little Pony teams up with CGF and Netball Australia

My Little Pony and Netball Australia have joined forces to inspire kids to make their mark.   My Little Pony, the iconic brand from eOne, Hasbro’s global entertainment studio, has teamed up with Netball Australia’s junior program Woolworths NetSetGO and charity Confident Girls Foundation to help empower ... More

Confident Girls Foundation and The Tie Dye Project Collaborate to bring the rainbow to the netball community!

And just when we thought our hearts were completely full of rainbows this year, we have been blessed with even MORE reasons to smile! We are so excited to announce The Tie Dye Project is teaming up with The Confident Girls Foundation for the Team Girls Cup! Why?  This year the Tie Dye project smashed its original ... More

Community Response Grant recipients announced

Five netball clubs and associations have received more than $25,000 in grants through Round 1 of the Confident Girls Foundation Community Response Grants initiative. Supported by Suncorp, the objective of the Confident Girls Foundation Community Response Grant is to support netball and community ... More

Marie Little Shield goes virtual

A virtual version of Netball Australia’s competition for women with an intellectual disability has been described as a "huge success". Although it looked a little different from the event’s traditional delivery, the essence of the Marie Little Shield remained the same. Held on Saturday afternoon, ... More

Confident Girls Foundation and Suncorp respond to communities in need

Netball and community organisations across Australia directly impacted by the natural disasters and pandemic events from 2019-2021 may be eligible to receive a Community Response Grant from the Confident Girls Foundation. Supported by Suncorp, the objective of the Confident Girls Foundation Community Response Grant is to ... More

Confident Girls Bushfire Recovery Grants

Seven netball clubs and associations impacted by the bushfires that ravaged parts of Australia in late 2019 and early 2020 have received more than $45,000 in grants through Round 2 of the Confident Girls Foundation Bushfire Recovery Grants initiative.   The Bushfire Relief Appeal raised more than $365,000 ... More

Suncorp launches spirit fund to support local clubs and encourage confident girls

The Confident Girls Foundation is proud to partner with the Suncorp Group to launch the Suncorp Spirit Fund – a community grants initiative aimed at supporting Queensland netball clubs impacted by natural disasters.   The Suncorp Spirit Fund, launched last week, will provide grants of up to $2,500 to ... More