National competition

12&U National Champs entries open

U12 Festivals Mermaids

Entries are now open for the 12&U National Age Championships that will be held in Oasis Regional Aquatic Centre, Wagga Wagga, NSW from 26 to 28 January 2018. After the successful staging of the inaugural 12&U Festival earlier this year, Water

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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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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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7 things you need to know about 16&U Girls National Champs

16 & Under Girls Water Polo Championships. Sport Water Polo Juniors. Hobart. 1 October 2016. Photo by Paul Seiser/SPA Images

Hobart is set to host the 2017 16&U Girls National Club Championships this week and we have all the details you need to know to follow the event live or at home.  Here are the 7 things you need to know: WHERE CAN

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WPA High Performance Manager Tom Hill steps down

03-08-2015: Waterpolo: Australia v China: Kazan


Waterpolo match between ladies of Australia and China during the 16th FINA World Championships 2015 in Kazan

Water Polo Australia’s (WPA) High Performance Manager Tom Hill has announced his resignation after almost six years leading the WPA high performance program, saying now is a good time for a new outlook and fresh perspective leading into Tokyo 2020

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New e-learning platform for Coaches and Officials

The Learning Pool

Water Polo Australia (WPA) together with the State Associations are pleased to unveil the new e-learning platform ‘The Learning Pool’ which will deliver WPA’s new education framework and development pathway via accreditations and courses for coaches, referees, officials, administrators and

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WPA unveils new Strategic Plan – Towards 2020

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Water Polo Australia (WPA) has today released the new strategic plan ‘Towards 2020’ that is a culmination of a strategic review recently conducted with WPAs Members.  To access the strategic plan – click here. The WPA Board and staff, working with the Water

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