The Duke of Edinburgh's Award

Softball NSW is proud to support the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award, a global youth development program empowering young Australians aged 14-24 to explore their full potential regardless of their location or circumstance. 

We offer a range of diverse and enjoyable opportunities for Duke of Ed Participants across NSW to complete their Physical Recreation, Skills and Voluntary Service sections at all levels of the Award.

Our experienced and skilled members meet Working with Children Check requirements and are willing to be a Participant’s Duke of Ed Assessor.

Softball NSW Duke of Ed Example Activities


Voluntary Service

Physical Recreation


13 hours over 3 months*


26 hours over 6 months*


52 hours over 12 months*

* 1 hour per week, 2 hours per fortnight or 4 hours per 28 days.

Be Involved

To complete your Physical Recreation, Skills and/or Voluntary Service sections with Softball NSW, please contact Donna McGrath via

Before contacting Softball NSW, you must first be registered with a Duke of Ed Award Centre or the NSW Open Award Centre.