25 May 2022

Draw Active Alex competition

“Active Alex” (short for Alexandrina) is a fun, sport loving cartoon character.

What might Active Alex look like? Get drawing and show us your creations!

Entries open: 1 -30 June
Ages: 5 - 18

  • First prize: $200 to spend at Fleurieu Aquatic Centre
  • Second prize: $150 to spend at Fleurieu Aquatic Centre
  • Third prize: $100 to spend at Fleurieu Aquatic Centre
Who is Active Alex?

Alexandrina Council in partnership with YMCA and Mission Australia has received funding to increase physical activity in young and older people and people living with disability.

The Active Alex project seeks opportunities to support people of all abilities to be active and engaged at the Goolwa Oval precinct and the Goolwa Sports Stadium. School holiday activities have included come and try sessions, shooting hoops basketball sessions, and inclusive circus skill building sessions. A new and exciting sport has come to the Goolwa Stadium, Pickleball is combination of table tennis, badminton and tennis and is inclusive of all abilities.

For older people community fitness classes are happening, facilitated by YMCA. There are existing club activities already at the Oval precinct and Stadium including football, netball, tennis, cricket, croquet, lawn bowls, badminton, archery and basketball.

Future experiences may include wheelchair basketball, and inclusive sports such as walking hockey and soccer.

When considering your art work for the Active Alex competition there are a wide range of activities to inspire your creations.

Draw Active Alex competition Ts and Cs

Terms, Conditions & Exclusions

  • Promotional period: 1 – 30 June 2022
  • The competition is open to ages 5-18
  • Enter on the Fleurieu Aquatic Centre website by uploading your entry.
  • Prizes:
    • 1st: $200 to spend at Fleurieu Aquatic Centre
    • 2nd: $150 to spend at Fleurieu Aquatic Centre
    • 3rd: $100 to spend at Fleurieu Aquatic Centre
  • Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash or sold
  • Prizes cannot be cannot be redeemed at the café or on merchandise .
  • Prizes can only be used on programs and services at Fleurieu Aquatic Centre
  • Judges will select three winners, their selections are final.
  • Winners will be determined and contacted by the phone or phone or email supplied on the entry form by July 1st

Enter below!