About us

Pushing Barriers delivers programs to support and empower youth from a refugee background through the universal language of sport. We equip, empower and support our participants in their sporting journey


• Identify clubs in the local community and assist with club registration process •

• Provide financial support for registration fees, uniforms, equipment •

• Match participants with suitable volunteers who provide transport to training and games •

• Mentoring at grass roots through to representative levels of sport •

• Ensuring an attitude of inclusion and acceptance for participant families within the sporting community •

• The dynamic and passionate team at Pushing Barriers achieve this through financial donations and volunteer time •



- Values -

Teamwork • Trust • Inclusion • Fun • Respect



- Our team -



- Testimonials -

It's through small acts like the work Pushing Barriers is doing that unity and understanding are built. It takes courage and lots of hard work to make the world a better place, and I am so proud to be a part of the excellent work that PB does — Faizal



- Our supporters -

Multicultural affairs Queensland • Rotary Centenary

Clubs that support our players are

Mt Gravatt Hawks