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The 2022 WISPAA finalists have been announced

The breadth of women’s sport in Australia has been captured in the variety of images that have been named today as finalists for the 2022 Women in Sport Photo Action Awards – #WISPAA.

Australia awarded the Rugby World Cup 2027 and 2029

Media release courtesy of Rugby Australia The Rugby World Cup is returning to Australian shores, after World Rugby confirmed Australia as...

Physical literacy professional development a big tick for primary teachers

New research has found that a short online professional development course could improve primary school teachers’ knowledge and confidence in teaching physical literacy in class.

Adelaide to host 19th Australian Masters Games

Adelaide is set to host the 19th Australian Masters Games from 7-14 October 2023. 

The success of Australian Masters Games highlights the return of major events to Western Australia

The 18th edition of the Australian Masters Games came to a close on 30 April with over 3,000 participants from across the nation competing in the eight-day competition.

Alexandra Ash appointed as Gymnastics Australia Chief Executive Officer

Gymnastics Australia is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Alexandra Ash as its new Chief Executive Officer. 

John Coates steps down as AOC President after a successful 32-year long tenure

On Saturday, at the Australian Olympic Committee Annual General Meeting, John Coates stepped down from his role as President of the...

Ian Chesterman to succeed John Coates as new AOC President

The Confederation of Australian Sport welcomes the announcement that Ian Chesterman will succeed John Coates as President of the Australian Olympic...

Effective Sporting Organisations: A Practitioner’s Perspective

The success of national sporting systems depends on the effectiveness of its component parts. In Australia and many countries with similar...

AIS Arena to reopen in 2023

Canberra’s largest indoor venue, the AIS Arena, will reopen for major sport and community events.