National Water Polo League

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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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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2018 Water Polo National Champs calendar released

16 & Under Boys Water Polo Championships. Sport Water Polo Juniors. Brisbane. 28 September 2016. Photo by Paul Seiser/SPA Images

  Water Polo Australia (WPA) has today announced the dates and locations of the National Club Championships for 2018 across all age groups. WPA CEO Christian Renford said there are some great new initiatives included in the 2018 calendar, which

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Water Polo Australia announces new National Competition Manager

Ashley Southern of the Barracudas in action. Sydney Uni Lions vs Brisbane Barracudas. NWPL Women's Gold Medal Match 2015. SOPAC. Sunday 10th May 2015. Photograph by Anthony Pearse/Pearse Photography

Water Polo Australia (WPA) have today announced a new structure to the National Competition Department, with current Competition Manager Noel Harrod finishing his contract in September 2017. Matt Turnbull will assume the role of National Competition Manager, with the role

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Water Polo recognised at ACON 2017 Australian LGBTI Inclusion Awards

Pride & Diversity Awards

The water polo community has picked up three awards at the inaugural ACON 2017 Australian LGBTI Inclusion Awards that were held in Sydney. The Water Polo Pride Cup took out the prestigious Inclusive Sports Initiative with Mel Rippon from Brisbane Tritons Water Polo and Damien Hicks

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WPA Call for Expressions of Interest (EOI) for a Victorian based NWPL Team

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Water Polo Australia is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) from interested Victorian based parties seeking a Club Licence Agreement to enter a men’s and women’s team in the National Water Polo League for the period 2018-2020.   The NWPL is

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UNSW WEST MAGPIES CAUSE NWPL FINALS UPSET

Wests v Sydney University Lions Mens Gold Medal Final. Sport Water Polo National League NWPL. PLC Pool. 9 April 2017. Photo by Paul Seiser/SPA Images

Cross town Sydney rivals, UNSW West Magpies and Sydney Uni Lions, once again faced off in the gold medal game of the National Water Polo League Finals, with the Magpies taking the crown with a 6-5 win. 2017 NWPL minor

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SYDNEY LIONS CLAIM BACK TO BACK NWPL TITLES

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It was a day of upsets and true battles as the 2017 National Water Polo League delivered plenty of red hot action for fans at the new venue Pymble Ladies College. Sydney Uni Lions Women’s finished the season unbeaten, after

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Sydney Uni Lions aiming for the history books

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The Sydney Uni Lions have high hopes of making history when both their Men’s and Women’s Teams line up in the 2017 National Water Polo League Finals. Sydney Uni Lions have the record books in their sights to be the first

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