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Applications open Elected Director Positions

Junior Men's

Water Polo Australia (WPA) is the peak body for the sport of water polo in Australia.  WPA is seeking board members to provide inspiring leadership and direction to the sport of water polo. Applications for nomination as non-executive directors are

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Aussie Stingers squad named for up coming camp

16-07-2017: Waterpolo: Australie  v Kazachstan: Boedapest

Athansios Kechagias coach  of Australia gives instruction  during the waterpolomatch between women Australia and Kazachstan during the 17th FINA World Championships 2017 in Budapest, Hungary

Photo / Foto: Gertjan Kooij

  The Australian Women’s Water Polo Team, Aussie Stingers, have named their squad for the up coming camp to be held 25-31 October at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS). As the domestic water polo season kicks into full gear,

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Hall of Fame nod for Debbie Handley Cummins

Debbie Handley

Debbie Handley Cummins BEM is proud that she was prepared to back herself financially to represent Australia at the elite level and pave the way for young women in the sport who can now aspire to be Olympians. Her world-class

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Changes to national modified rules 

Alice Williams

Water Polo Australia, in consultation with the State Associations, recently updated the the national rules for the 14&Under age group, as well as introduced national modified rules for FlippaBall and 12&U competitions, in order to facilitate progressive skill development. Click here for the

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VIS discontinue partnership with WPA and WPV

Junior Men's

  Water Polo Australia (WPA) and Water Polo Victoria (WPV) can confirm that the Tier 1 water polo program in partnership with the Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) will not be continuing, effective 1 January 2018. The decision made after

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UNSW Wests take out the 16&U National Championships

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  UNSW Wests Killer Whales were today crowned the 16&U National Champions in Hobart, after successfully beating Sydney rivals Drummoyne Devils 13-9. Wests were undefeated throughout the six-day Tournament, which saw more than 300 competitors from 25 Clubs battle it

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Finals time – 16&U Girls National Champs

U16 Girls National Aged Club Championships. Sport Waterpolo Club Juniors. Hobart Aquatic Centre. 28 September 2017. Photo by Paul Seiser/SPA Images

After more than 300 competitors from 26 Clubs have battled it out over five days, it all comes down to Finals day.   FINALS TEAMS TIME GAME TEAM 1 VS TEAM 2 0800 Shield Final 25th / 26th Carina League Warriors

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UWA City Beach crowned 16&U National Champs

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UWA City Beach Bears were today crowned the 16&U Boys National Champions for 2017 after defeating UNSW West Magpies Black 7-5, in a close contest for the gold medal. After UNSW dominated early to have a narrow 4-2 lead at

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Finals time – 16&U Boys Nationals Champs

U16 National Aged Club Championships. Sport Waterpolo Club Juniors. SOPAC. 15 September 2017. Photo by Paul Seiser/SPA Images

After four days of great competition, finals day for the 16&U Boys National Club Championships has arrived. 2016 silver medallists UWA City Beach Bears will be out for redemption when they play in the Championship final today. They’ll play off

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NEW SEASON, NEW FLIPPABALL PROGRAM!

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After the successful trial of the new look FlippaBall program last season, Water Polo Australia together with the State Associations is pleased to roll out the national FlippaBall program. Designed to get more children under the age of 12 years

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