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Referee Nominations 2017 World Masters Championships

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FINA is inviting interested Australian Referees and Officials to nominate for the 17th FINA World Masters Championships in Budapest, 7-20 August 2017. For those qualified and capable who are selected by FINA to attend the 2017 World Masters Championships, flight travel expenses

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NWPL to be shown on Facebook Live

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As the 2017 gets ready to kick off, the Water Polo Australia Facebook page will be live streaming 38 games (19 double headers), including the Finals. With the streaming scheduled now confirmed, fans across the country will be able to

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Cole Miller remembered in opening round of NWPL

Cole Miller

As round one of the National Water Polo League gets underway this week, Clubs across the country will pay tribute to former Brisbane Barracudas player Cole Miller who tragically lost his life 12 months ago. Miller was one of the

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National Water Polo League count down on

Sydney Uni Lions win NWPL

With just over two weeks to go until the first round of the National Water Polo League, excitement is starting to build. Make sure you have the dates for the first round head to heads in your diary! Follow the

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The #1 Post: Time for a new beginning

Elvis Fatovic

I’ve always been one to count the days until the next major event so for the loyal readers out there its 1312 days until the Tokyo Olympic Games, but most importantly only 2 days until Christmas! In so many ways

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Change to Water Polo rules

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 09: Rowie Webster of Australia passes during the Preliminary Round, Group A Womens Waterpolo match between Russia and Australia on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Water Polo Australia has been officially advised by FINA that it will cease the operation of the FINA Test Rules (click here for rules) at the conclusion of the Women’s Youth World Championships in Auckland on 19 December 2016. In view of

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Garling reappointed President of Water Polo Australia

Phil Garling Elvis Fatovic

Water Polo Australia on Monday 5 December, conducted the first Board meeting since the 2016 AGM held on 26 November 2016. The vacant roles of ‘Appointed Directors’* were the first items of discussion. The provisions in the WPA constitution allows for

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Inaugural 12 & Under Festival of Water Polo in Wagga

2014 National 14 & Under Girls Water Polo Championships. Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre. 9th-13th April 2014. Photograph by Anthony Pearse/Pearse Photography

In conjunction with the city of Wagga Wagga and the Wagga Water Polo Association, Water Polo Australia is pleased to announce the inaugural 12 and Under Festival of Water Polo. The festival will be played across 3 days from Friday

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B2000 Boys Squad announced

Born 2000 Men's Squad

Congratulations to those players named as part of the Born 2000 squad. The squad will head into camp in Sydney from 9-13 January 2017. Name State Club Josh Andrews Qld Warriors Angus Campbell Vic Melbourne Collegians JJ Collins NSW Wests William

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World Club Water Polo Challenge moves to Cronulla

World Club Challenge

The World Club Water Polo Challenge returns for its third year from 27 December 2016, with a move to Cronulla along with new Clubs lining up providing for plenty of excitement. The Cronulla Sharks will head into the Tournament with

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