Hunter Valley Club

We’re proud to be part of the Special Olympics network that provides a range of sport, recreation, social and health opportunities, for people with an intellectual disability to have fun, be healthy, build self-esteem, demonstrate courage, and make friends.

Special Olympics Hunter Valley Club

Sports training and events have resumed within State and Territory guidelines. Find out more about how to safely return to sport in the
Return to Sport Clubhouse and at our COVID-19 Hub.

You can also read the Special Olympics Australia COVID Vaccination policy here.


Hunter Valley

To contact our club please email

Kevin Archer
0417 672 049

Vice Chair
Sharon Barrett
0429 773 524


Helen Alderton
0419 495 457

Membership Officer
Ellena Morris
0418 625 482

Sports Coordinator
Ellena Morris
0418 625 482

Fundraising Coordinator
Carly Kinch
0420 968 687

Athlete Representative
Lorraine Archer
0411 777 505

Stephanie Alderton
0438 657 228

Committee Member
Colin Alderton (Sailing Coordinator)
0428 306 119

Sports Training

Saturday 9:00am - 10:30am (summer only)
Glendale Sports Centre
Sharon Lewis-Hughes
0407 216 986

Aquatics (Swimming)

Kurri Kurri Aquatic Centre

Monday 6:00am - 12:30pm
Tuesday 6:30am - 9:00am
Wednesday  9:30am - 8:15pm
Thursday 6:30am - 11:00am
Friday 6:30am - 11:00am

Valentine Hydrotherapy Pools/Valentine

Tuesday 11:30am - 7:30pm
Thursday 11:30am - 7:30pm

Cessnock Swim Centre (Summer months)

Saturday 12 midday - 3:00pm

Ellena Morris 0418 625 482

Saturday 9:00am to 10:30am
The Forum
University of Newcastle
University Drive
Callaghan 2309
Natalie Slavin-Gay

Sunday 1-3pm (every 2nd Sunday)
Charlestown Bowling Club
5 Lincoln Street
Charlestown NSW 2290
Helen Wheatley 0418 435 214

Colin Alderton 0428 306 119

Tenpin Bowling
Sunday 9:30am - 12:00pm
SuperStrike Warners Bay
326 Hillsborough Road
Warners Bay NSW 2282
Kevin Archer 0411 952 486

Competition Calendar