As the major sponsor, the Organ and Tissue Authority is responsible for leading implementation of the Australian Government’s National Reform Agenda to increase organ and tissue donation for transplantation. The Authority’s national DonateLife community awareness and education program encourages Australians to discover the facts, make and register informed donation decisions and most importantly discuss and know family members’ donation decisions.
The Australian Sports Commission is a Major Partner of Transplant Australia and the Transplant Games. The Australian Sports Commission is proud to celebrate the success of organ and tissue donation and transplantation in Australia through the Australian Transplant Games. As a gold partner, The Australian Sports Commission is supporting Transplant Australia to showcase the positive outcomes of transplantation through athletes attending the Games.
Novartis is a gold partner supporting Transplant Australia and the Australian Transplant Games. Transplant Australia have enjoyed the relationship with Novartis over the past few years. By sponsoring the Games, Novartis invites its staff to volunteer their time where they will be able to witness first-hand the living proof of transplantation, and allows Transplant Australia to maximise our promotional strategies around the importance of organ and tissue donation.
NSW Health is recognised as the major supporter of the Transplant Games. Transplant Australia very much appreciates the Government’s ongoing commitment to promoting the benefits of transplantation and the Transplant Games remains a unique and powerful way of illustrating the tangible outcomes of organ and tissue donation.
This year, Transplant Australia is partnering with Destination NSW, the NSW Government’s tourism and major events agency. This partnership will encourage visitation from interstate and international participants during the Games. Destination NSW is recognised as a strategic partner to the 15th Australian Transplant Games.
As a community partner, Penrith City Council support an effective and lifesaving charity with a social initiative that is backed by both Federal and State Governments. It helps to promote health and physical activity among transplant recipients, the Western Sydney population, and provides multi-sport venues such as Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith Golf Club, Penrith Indoor Centre, Penrith Panthers, Penrith Bowling & Recreation Club, and Sydney Olympic Park Sports Hall.
Blacktown City Council is recognised as a community partner supporting the Australian Transplant Games. As the Games incorporate over 20 sporting events, Blacktown City Council provides the key venues: Blacktown International Sportspark to host the Blue Ribbon athletics program; Blacktown Aquatic Center to host the swimming program; and AMF Rooty Hill to host the tenpin bowling tournament.