Bayford Ford are proud to sponsor:
Tickford Racing operates as one of the largest teams in the Supercars Championship, running four cars in-house with drivers Cameron Waters, James Courtney, Thomas Randle and 2023 rookie Declan Fraser. Led by Managing Director Rod Nash, motorsport enthusiast Sven Burchartz and CEO Tim Edwards, Tickford Racing has not only enjoyed success in the Supercars main game but also in the Dunlop Super2 Series, winning Dunlop Super2 Series Championships with Cameron Waters in 2015 and Garry Jacobson in 2016.
The Diamond Valley Basketball Association is authorised by Basketball Victoria and Basketball Australia, to manage basketball in the Diamond Valley geographical area. They offer a supportive, community-based approach to basketball for all walks of life and have had proven success across all levels of basketball.
Avondale Football Club
Avondale Football Club is dedicated to developing young football players’ skills and talents within a supportive and friendly environment to become emerging and professional footballers. As a club, they endeavour to offer each and every individual the best opportunity to maximise their full potential. Such an opportunity can only be afforded through the creation and establishment of an outstanding learning environment, one that is conducive to the education and development of everyone who enters their ‘family’.
Laurimar Primary School
Laurimar Primary School’s mission is to empower and support their students, teachers, and stakeholders through collaboration and a commitment to continuous improvement. They strive to provide an engaging and inspiring learning environment that is grounded in evidence-based practices, and they work together to foster a sense of collective efficacy that drives success as a team of educators and professional leaders.
The Brighter Days Foundation
The Brighter Days Foundation is an incorporated fundraising entity run by a dedicated group of volunteers from Melbourne and Bright. The charities they support are: DEBRA Australia (Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa Research Association), The Cooper Trewin Memorial SUDC Research Foundation and CurEB Research Foundation. The Brighter Days Foundation run a Bikes, Cars and Music fundraising event every year called the Brighter Days Festival – which has now been running for over 10 years and raised millions for their charities.
FC Melbourne Srbija
Based in urban Melbourne, the club was originally formed in 1963 by immigrants with a Serbian background who relocated to Australia in search of better life opportunities. Mr. Ostoja Pekic is credited with being the first founding member and was quickly joined by his peers, predominately from local church organisations. FC Melbourne is the oldest football club based in the Yarra Council area. Each year they welcome to their home ground approximately 70-80 opposition teams across all the various competitions that their teams play in.