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Agency:
National Fitness Council
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1939
Description:
To promote physical fitness activities throughout the State as part of a national scheme.

Youth Hostelling was first established in in Victoria in 1939. Tasmania followed very shortly after through the medium of the National Fitness Council of Tasmania which formed a Camps and Hostels Sub-committee which worked for the development of hostels and camp sites until the formation of the Youth Hostels Association in 1951.


Functions Performed:
Sport and recreation
The South-West Committee (NG3050)12 Nov 1962
Subsequent Agencies:
Youth Hostels Association (NG731)25 Nov 195031 May 1973
Series Created By Agency:
NFC23 Compilations on the Origin of the National Fitness Movement.01 Jan 1939

NFC1 General Correspondence.01 Jan 193931 Dec 1952

NFC9 Mintues of Meetings of the Executive Board.01 Jan 193931 Dec 1952

NFC10 Minutes of Meetings of National Fitness Council.01 Jan 193931 Dec 1975

NFC32 National Fitness Banner.01 Jan 1939

NFC24 Plans for Hostel Buildings.01 Jan 1939

NFC3 Register of Filing Titles for Above.01 Jan 1939

NFC31 Reports of Commonwealth Council for National Fitness.01 Jan 193931 Dec 1975

NFC6 Correspondence and associated Documents relating to Playgrounds, Reserves and Vacation Playcentres.01 Jan 194031 Dec 1960

NFC19 Minutes of Meetings of the Northern Advisory Committee.01 Jan 194031 Dec 1944

NFC17 Minutes of Meetings of the Playgrounds Committee.01 Jan 194031 Dec 1957

NFC2 Registered Correspondence.01 Jan 194031 Dec 1976

NFC33 Scrap Book of Newspaper Cutting, Printed Matter and Publicity concerning Physical Fitness Display at City Hall, Hobart on 9 Oct 1940.01 Jan 194031 Dec 1940

NFC29 Annual Reports of the National Fitness Council of Tasmania.01 Jan 194131 Dec 1975

NFC11 Minutes of Annual Meetings.01 Jan 194131 Dec 1976

NFC18 Minutes of Meetings of the Open Air Club Committee.01 Jan 194131 Dec 1947

NFC5 Correspondence relating to Training Youth Leaders.01 Jan 194331 Dec 1946

NFC13 Minutes of Meetings of the Camps and Hostels Committee.01 Jan 194331 Dec 1975

NFC7 Correspondence and associated Documents relating to Camps, and the Camps and Hostels Sub-Committee.01 Jan 194431 Dec 1946

NFC8 Correspondence and associated Documents relating to the associated Youth Committee.01 Jan 194431 Dec 1955

NFC37 Intermezzo - the Camping Magazine.01 Jan 194431 Dec 1944

NFC21 Minutes of Meetings of the associated Youth Committee.01 Jan 194431 Dec 1950

NFC28 Club News.01 Aug 194531 Dec 1951

NFC22 Personal Files of National Fitness Officers.01 Jan 194631 Dec 1951

NFC34 Photographs and Printed Material relating to National Fitness Events.01 Jan 194631 Dec 1950

NFC4 Miscellaneous Unregistered Correspondence.01 Jan 194731 Dec 1958

NFC36 Minutes and Corespondence re Empire Youth Sunday.01 Jan 194831 Dec 1961

NFC30 Report of Activities Carried out under the Commonwealth National Fitness Act, 1941.01 Jan 194931 Dec 1974

NFC35 Scrap Books of Newspaper Cuttings.01 Jan 194931 Dec 1957

NFC38 Miscellaneous Printed Material.01 Jan 195031 Dec 1950

NFC12 Minutes of Meetings of the Adminstration and Finance Committee.01 Jan 196031 Dec 1975

NFC16 Minutes of Meetings of the Recreation Reserves Committee (from Sep 1960 Recreation Areas and Halls Committee).01 Jan 196031 Dec 1962

NFC20 Minutes of Meetings of the Adventure Camp Committee.01 Jan 196631 Dec 1969

NFC15 Minutes of Meetings of the Leadership Committee.01 Jan 196631 Dec 1969

NFC14 Minutes of Meetings of the Sports Promotion Committee.01 Jan 196631 Dec 1973

AF485 Films Produced or Acquired by the Agency01 Jan 197031 Dec 1974

NFC27 A Brief History of the Camps and Hostels Committee of the National Fitness Council of Tasmania Up to the Time of the Formation of the Youth Hostels Association.01 Jan 197331 Dec 1973

NFC25 History of the National Fitness Council of Tasmania (Draft).01 Jan 197631 Dec 1976

NFC26 The National Fitness Movement in Tasmania.01 Jan 197631 Dec 1976