The research and development undertaken at the Centre for Sport and Social Impact (CSSI) contributes to La Trobe University's reputation as one of Australia's leading research universities. Our work is recognised in Australia and around the world.

Current research projects:

Move it Aus

Partner: Sport Australia

Including projects:

  • Athletics Australia
  • Walking Basketball
  • Golf Australia
  • Kyndergym and Fitter for Life
  • Play Australia
  • Leisure Networks – Mini Movers

Doing Sport Differently

Partners: VicSport and VicHealth

Australian Institute of Sport

Including projects:

  • Online Coaching
  • Wellbeing Screening of Coaches

Banyule Leisure by Community

Partner: Banyule Council

Evaluation of Love the Game – Not the Odds

Partner: Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation

Evaluation of Our Watch

Partner: Department of Social Services

Campaign Evaluation Design of This Girl Can

Partner: VicHealth

Reclink National Program Evaluation

Partner: Reclink

Project Summary [PDF 200.5 KB]

VicHealth Innovation Challenge

Partner: VicHealth

VicHealth Sports program Evaluation

Partner: VicHealth

Physical Literacy Pilot Project

Partner: Sport Aus, AIS

Project Summary [PDF 142.8 KB]

Active Women and Girls – Participation

Partner: VicHealth

Project Summary [PDF 213.3 KB]