Sport in Australia

Sport in Australia

Sport is very popular in Australia, with schools putting a lot of emphasis on time spent on sport, both in and out of school times.

Archery

Some States may require Licences for the use of a Bow when hunting wild animals. eg: www.gamecouncil.nsw.gov.au

Customs Regulations currently allow general archery equipment such as bows and arrows, except for crossbows. source: Importing firearms and weapons

  • Archery Australia – The national controlling body providing news, records, rankings, contests, and clubs.

Badminton

Baseball

Basketball

Cricket

  • Cricket Australia – All about cricket in Australia including its history, the athletes, scholarships, coaches, training and facilities.

Darts

Diving

    To encourage, promote and advance the sport of Diving in and throughout Australia

Football

There are 4 types of football in Australia:

Football (Soccer) The round ball version that is played with the feet, called Soccer.
Rugby Union: A 15-a-side non professional rugby.
Rugby League. A 13-a-side professional rugby.
Australian Rules Football. An 18-a-side version of Rugby.

Rugby

Soccer

Golf

Hockey

Ice Hockey

Netball

Windsurfing

Other Links

UK Football…

  • Penalty Area the all-in-one site for football news about English football league teams.

 



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