The venue for the 2016 SSPA National Convention has been booked: Phillip Island Adventure Resort: http://piar.cyc.org.au/ Situated on 80 acres of landscaped grounds in the heart of Phillip Island, The Resort benefits from its close proximity to many local attractions and beaches. Featured among The Resort’s large choice of recreational facilities are 2 outdoor solar […]
The 7th World Dwarf Games are to be held in 2017 with the country and dates to be announced. Although this is over two years away planning is well underway both here and abroad. We need to begin the process of organising training programs, camps, sponsorship and funding proposals, etc. As such we need to […]
We would like to congratulate Clemence de Limburg who attended our 2011 National Convention at Alexandra Headland in Queensland, as our guest. Clemence was visiting Australia to add to her photography project about Little People, “Living Large”. Clemence recently sent through an article which has been published by LENS blog of the New York Times, […]
Statement on behalf of the SSPA: The feature story that aired on 60 Minutes (Channel 9) on Sunday evening on the worldwide achondroplasia drug trial has opened up a huge conversation throughout Australia particularly via social media. The story featured Professor Ravi Savarirayan discussing the trial that boasts Melbourne as its largest centre. Part of the […]
2015 SSPA Convention: Perth WA Dates – Sunday 27th September to Saturday 3rd October 2015 Venue – Perth, WA, Woodman Point Recreation Camp WA Branch of the SSPA invites you to join us for our fabulous 2015 SSPA National Convention. For a full report about the upcoming Convention, check here.
The SSPA National Sports Weekend began back in 1995 purely to provide another opportunity for the State of Origin basketball clash to take place between NSW and Victoria. Attended by about 30 people, the weekend saw Victoria claim a 25–18 victory to win the Rosemary Hobbs Trophy for the fourth time. Since 1996, the weekend […]
At the 2014 Convention, it was announced that the 48th SSPA Convention will be held in Perth, Western Australia at the beautiful Woodman Point Recreation Camp which has its own pristine beach and is just 8km south of Fremantle in October 2015. The announcement took the form of a presentation by the Western Australian Branch Committee to […]