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4902.0 - Australian Culture and Leisure Classifications, 2001  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 28/08/2001   
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3 Sports and Physical Recreation

    33 Sports and Physical Recreation Services
      331 Sports and Physical Recreation Administrative Organisations
      332 Sports and Physical Recreation Clubs, Teams and Sports Professionals
      333 Outdoor Recreation Guiding Operations
      334 Sports and Physical Recreation Support Services


GROUP DEFINITION

Group 33 Sports and Physical Recreation Services consists of units mainly engaged in providing sporting or physical recreation services to participants or entertainment for spectators. Sports and physical recreation includes games or leisure activities mainly involving physical exertion and/or hand-eye coordination.


CLASS 331 SPORTS AND PHYSICAL RECREATION ADMINISTRATIVE ORGANISATIONS

Definition

This class consists of units mainly engaged in the administration and/or control of sports or physical recreation disciplines and/or groups of clubs. These units may be responsible for the policies, rules and regulations governing the conduct of an individual sporting or physical recreation discipline, or may distribute funding to affiliated member organisations.

Exclusions / References

Units mainly engaged in operating individual sporting clubs or teams are included in Class 322 Other Sports and Physical Recreation Venues, Grounds and Facilities or Class 332 Sports and Physical Recreation Clubs, Teams and Sports Professionals as appropriate.

Primary Activities

National sporting association or league

State/Territory sporting association or league

Regional/district sporting association or league


CLASS 332 SPORTS AND PHYSICAL RECREATION CLUBS, TEAMS AND SPORTS PROFESSIONALS

Definition

This class consists of units mainly engaged in operating individual sports or physical recreation clubs or teams which predominantly provide opportunities to participants or entertainment for spectators, and which do not operate their own facilities. This class also includes freelance sports professionals.

Exclusions / References

Units mainly engaged in

(a) operating racing clubs (thoroughbred, harness or greyhound) and providing riding or driving services for racing are included in Class 311 Horse and Dog Racing;

(b) providing administration and/or control of sports or physical recreation disciplines and/or groups of clubs are included in Class 331 Sports and Physical Recreation Administrative Organisations;

(c) operating sporting clubs or teams with facilities are included in Class 322 Other Sports and Physical Recreation Venues, Grounds and Facilities;

(d) operating their own sports grounds or other facilities are included in Class 322 Other Sports and Physical Recreation Venues, Grounds and Facilities;

(e) operating hospitality clubs are included in Class 433 Hospitality Clubs; and

(f) operating board, card or strategy game clubs are included in Class 451 Interest Clubs and Groups.

Primary Activities

Basketball or netball club operation

Bushwalking club operation

Car club operation, mainly involved in racing

Cricket club operation

Dart club operation

Football club operation

Hockey club operation

Hunting club operation

Judo club operation

Karate club operation

Life saving club operation

Martial arts club operation

Netball club operation

Orienteering club operation

Playing sport professionally

Rifle club operation

Soccer club operation

Sporting club or team operation (without facilities)

Swimming club operation

Tennis club operation (without facilities)

Triathlon club operation

Yacht club operation


CLASS 333 OUTDOOR RECREATION GUIDING OPERATIONS

Definition

This class consists of units mainly engaged in guiding clients through outdoor adventure or recreation activities. The primary purpose of these units is to guide participants safely through an experience in which the participant plays a physically active role. It is not their purpose to teach clients the skills necessary for independent participation.

Exclusions / References

Units mainly engaged in

(a) operating sporting clubs or teams are included in Class 322 Other Sports and Physical Recreation Venues, Grounds and Facilities or Class 332 Sports and Physical Recreation Clubs, Teams and Sports Professionals;

(b) operating sports grounds or other facilities are included in Class 322 Other Sports and Physical Recreation Venues, Grounds and Facilities;

(c) operating youth development groups are included in Class 451 Interest Clubs and Groups;

(d) operating four wheel drive tours with driver provided by the tour operator are included in Class 442 Scenic and Sightseeing Tours;

(e) operating reef viewing tours are included in Class 442 Scenic and Sightseeing Tours; and

(f) teaching or training clients in order that they may participate independently in an activity are included in Class 334 Sports and Physical Recreation Support Services.

Primary Activities

Bushwalking operation with guide

Dive boat operation with guide

Fishing charter operation

Four wheel drive guiding operation where participants follow in their own vehicle behind a lead vehicle

Game fishing charter operation

Holiday camp operation involving mainly outdoor adventure activities

Outdoor adventure experience provision

Outdoor education operation

Outdoor recreation facility operation

Rock climbing operation (outdoor)

School or youth camp operation mainly engaged in providing outdoor adventure activities

Sea kayaking operation

White water rafting operation


CLASS 334 SPORTS AND PHYSICAL RECREATION SUPPORT SERVICES

Definition

This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing support services to persons and organisations involved in sports and physical recreation, including horse and dog racing. Support services include sports and physical recreation education and coaching services, personal fitness training services, veterinary services and testing of sporting participants for the illegal use of substances.

Exclusions / References

Units mainly engaged in

(a) horse and dog training for racing purposes are included in Class 311 Horse and Dog Racing;

(b) operating training facilities which are a main avenue to regular involvement in a sport or physical recreation activity (e.g. martial arts training facility) are included in Class 322 Other Sports and Physical Recreation Venues, Grounds and Facilities;

(c) providing guided outdoor adventure experiences are included in Class 333 Outdoor Recreation Guiding Operations;

(d) manufacturing, wholesaling and retailing sports and physical recreation goods are included in Group 34 Sports and Physical Recreation Manufacturing and Sales;

(e) sports ticket agency operation are included in Class 461 Booking and Ticketing Agencies; and

(f) the provision of manufacturing, wholesaling, retailing or support services to industries in more than one division of the Classification are included in Group 46 Other Culture and Leisure Services or Group 48 Other Culture and Leisure Goods Manufacturing and Sales.

Primary Activities

Animal breeding services, mainly related to sports or physical recreation

Boat ramp operation

Coaching and education services for sports or physical recreation

Drug analysis laboratories, mainly for sports person or sports animal testing

Drug testing agencies, mainly for sports person or sports animal testing

Farrier services, mainly related to sports or physical recreation

Government agencies administering or supporting sport and physical recreation

Horse-riding school

Horse transport services, mainly related to sports or physical recreation

Marina operation for pleasure craft

Medical and health sciences research and development services for sport

Personal fitness training services

Scuba diving school

Sports science services

Training services for sports or physical recreation

Veterinary services, mainly related to sports or physical recreation


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