With the 2018 Australian Country Championships less than 24 hours away, the teams are preparing for four thrilling days of competition in Rockhampton.
With the home
The 2018 Australian Country Championships are coming to Rockhampton!
Expect four days of competitive, action-packed water polo as 14 teams from across the country will be
Please find below the Regional Training Centre Information Session video.
The presentation from the session can also be downloaded here
Media Statement from Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport The Honourable Mick de Brenni
Queensland clubs will have a head
Water Polo Queensland has today announced State Squads for the upcoming 2018 Pan Pacific Youth Water Polo Festival in Auckland, New Zealand, 7-17 July 2018.
Still less than a year old, Cairns Water Polo now have their first junior Queensland representative, Mel Lum, or as she is affectionately known as ‘Mini-Mel’.
It was a tough four days of competition as 16 teams from across Queensland gathered on the Sunshine Coast for the annual Queensland School Sport
Athletes from across the State will be heading to the Sunshine Coast for the annual Queensland School Championships.
A highlight of the year for many athletes,
When the GC2018 Queen’s Baton Runner’s were announced late in 2017, Debbie Powell wasn’t expecting to see her name on the list of Townsville runners.
It’s been a busy six months for Queensland’s newest water polo association, Cairns Water Polo. Having competed in their first tournament, the 2018 Queensland Country
It was one of the highlights of the Australian Water Polo League in 2017 and this year the Pride Cup will return to Brisbane bigger
In a first for the Sunshine Coast, council’s Kawana Aquatic Centre has secured the water polo Australia versus USA training camp and test matches in
After three tough days of competition in Townsville, four teams have been selected to represent Queensland Country at the Australian Country Championships.
“The standard of play
Water Polo Queensland is delighted to appoint Emma Hill (Gold Coast) and Ian Moss (Townsville) as the head coaches for the Queensland Country teams, who
BRISBANE – Water Polo Queensland is delighted to welcome on board Sci-Fleet Hino as the Official Vehicle partner of Water Polo Queensland and Official Sponsor
After a fantastic State Team trip to Sydney, this year Team QLD is off to New Zealand for the Pan Pacific Youth Water Polo Festival, for
Water Polo Queensland hosted several information sessions for the community to outline the 2017/18 State Team program and Regional Training Centres.
Applications are now open for
With less than two weeks to go until the Queensland Country Championships, 12 regional teams from across the Sunshine State will head to Townsville for
We are excited to partner with Tourism & Events Queensland, Brisbane Marketing and Water Polo Australia for the inaugural Australian Youth Water Polo Championships in
Expressions of Interests for Queensland Country Coaching positions are now open for the following competitions:
14U Girls Albury Wodonga 27th March – 2nd April 2018
Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) is seeking expressions of interest for those wishing to compete for QLD Country at the 14&U Club Nationals.
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The 2017/18 Water Polo Queensland State Titles are back and are bigger than ever! With 117 games taking place across three days of competition at
The 2017/18 Water Polo Queensland State Titles are back and are bigger than ever! With 136 games taking place across three days of competition at
Our goal is to take water polo to more communities across Queensland and over the past couple of months we’ve been travelling to Cairns to get
Water Polo Queensland is now calling for entries for the 2017/18 Queensland Country Championships to be held in Townsville – February 9th – 11th 2018.
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Water Polo Queensland Incorporated is to be held at Sports House Meeting Room #1 –
Water Polo Queensland is now calling for entries for the 2017/18 State Titles:
14&U & 18&U – Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd December – Sleeman
Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) is delighted to announce that Jeremy Archer has been appointed to the role of Diversity & Marketing Officer on the WPQ
Hugh Anstey is currently in Spain with Club Natacio Molins de Reim, who are based just outside of Barcelona. It’s a great opportunity
Making waves last weekend, the junior and senior summer BWPI competitions commenced for the 2017/18 season. Spread across six venues, Round One saw a monstrous
The Aussie Stingers announced their squad for the upcoming October camp at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS).
Included in the senior squad are several familiar
By Ellie Bruce
Hundreds of Water polo loving students from all around Australia flocked to the Gold Coast last week to participate in the Australian University
22nd SEPTEMBER 2017
BRISBANE – Water Polo Queensland is delighted to welcome HART Sport on board as Official Water Polo Ball and Equipment Supplier.
It’s not only our athletes who benefit from playing in international tournaments. Competitions, such as the FINA Junior World Championships, are a great opportunity for
The second largest gathering of athletes after the Summer Olympics is about to get underway in Taipei. The World University Games is set to be
Congratulations to our Queensland students who will be representing the Uniroos at the upcoming World University Games, it’s the largest gathering of athletes after the
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Brisbane Water Polo Association Inc is to be held on the 23rd August 2016 at
Townsville local and two-time Olympian, Ashleigh Southern, today announced that Townsville will host the 2018 Queensland Country Championships. Hosted by Water Polo Queensland in partnership
Congratulations to Hugh, Nic, Bridget, Gabi, Ashleigh and Alice who have been selected in the Junior World Championships teams who will play in Serbia (Men’s)
For Nick Newton, it was a last minute decision to enter into the Pierre de Coubertin Award but it was a decision that will
Alongside the 149 athletes who competed at the Sydney Water Polo Youth Festival, three Queensland referees were also poolside gaining invaluable experience during the international tournament. We
As senior members of the 149-athlete touring party, Matt Lenarduzzi, Mackenzie Grice, Sophie Milliken and Nic Porter will lead Team QLD as Tour Captains. It’s
Tuesday night was a milestone moment for Team QLD, as athletes, coaches, and staff gathered together for the player presentation evening. It was the first
For Sean McDonald, 15, the eight-hour drive to Brisbane is part and parcel of training with the 16&U Boys White Team as they prepare for
The draw for the Sydney Youth Water Polo Festival has been released. Twelve (12) teams from Queensland will travel to Sydney to compete in the
More than 40 athletes took part in the inaugural RTC Challenge on Sunday, 18 June at Stuartholme School. The RTC Challenge was an opportunity for these
Queensland’s LGBTI and inclusive water polo team the Brisbane Tritons will be hosting a Pride Water Polo Challenge against their interstate rivals in Fortitude Valley
After a fantastic silver medal performance by Queensland Girls and Boys at the recent 2017 School Sport Australia Water Polo Championships in Noosa, 13 Queenslanders
Congratulations to all athletes who have been selected for Born ’97, ’99, ’00 and ’02 Squads for upcoming tours to Europe and the Uni Games.
12 STATE TEAMS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 SYDNEY YOUTH WATER POLO FESTIVAL
Water Polo Queensland is proud to announce the 12 State Teams that will represent
It’s been a whirlwind month for goalkeeper Gabi Palm. After an unexpected call-up to join the Aussie Stingers training squad in Canberra, the news that
The country’s top school athletes head to Noosa Aquatic Centre for the 2017 Australian School Sports Water Polo Championships. A strong Queensland outfit will be
Three Queensland Country teams head to Hobart, Tasmania for the 2017 Australian Country Championships, 17-21 May 2017. With strong teams from New South Wales and
The Australian Women’s Water Polo Team have claimed gold at the FINA World League Intercontinental Tournament after a solid 10-7 win over the USA.
For Nic Porter and Hugh Anstey, the past two weeks have been an eye-opening experience. They have been involved with the Aussie Sharks training camp in
Water Polo Queensland is pleased to announce the following State Team Squads who will enter the next phase of preparation for the Sydney Youth Water
Gold Coast: Australian Men’s Water Polo team have kicked off their Tokyo Olympic Games campaign in style, taking gold at the 2017 FINA World League
Australia, China, Japan, Kazakhstan, New Zealand and the USA were on the Gold Coast for the FINA Men’s Intercontinental World League Tournament, 25-30 April. The six
Australian Head Coach Sakis Kechagias has selected his first Australian Women’s Water Polo Team to contest the upcoming FINA World League Intercontinental Tournament in the
New Aussie Stingers coach, Sakis Kechagias, named a fresh-faced squad for the first National Training Camp in Canberra next week.
Eight Queenslanders form part of the 19-woman squad
The Australian Men’s Water Polo Team, the Aussie Sharks, have named their squad ahead of the FINA World League Intercontinental Tournament that will be held
The chance to be coached by two Olympians was too good an opportunity to miss for William Etherington, 15 (Rockhampton), Molly, 11, and Jackson Ballantine, 15
30 of Australia’s top clubs will be heading to the Gold Coast for the 2017 14&U Girls National Club Championships. 11 teams from Queensland will be
Following our RTC information session on Tuesday evening the presentation is available here for to download:
RTC Information Session 040417
The Queensland Breakers have received a great bonus this National League season with the addition of three Spanish imports in coaching and playing roles.
Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) today announced a strategic alliance with Academy Water Polo that supports the organisation’s vision to take the game to more people
Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) today announced it has renewed its partnership with Delfina Sport as the Official Swimwear Partner.
Founded by Aussie Shark and Rio Olympian
THURSDAY 23rd MARCH 2017
Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) today announced an exciting new three-year partnership with BLK, the Queensland-based, international sporting brand with a
DAY THREE SCHEDULE – FINALS DAY
We have some great finals and play-off games tomorrow with both the boys and girls contesting matches at the Valley Pool
Water Polo Australia is pleased to announce that the 2017 Men’s Water Polo World League Intercontinental Tournament will be conducted at the
Congratulations to all the teams who took part in this year’s BWPI Competition. Well done to the teams who made it through to
Wednesday, 1 March 2017
After a successful and competitive Country Championships in Mackay, the teams to represent Queensland Country in the upcoming Australian Country Championships
The Water Polo Queensland community is mourning the passing of Dave Glassock last Thursday at 54 years of age.
The water polo community owes much to
We are reaching the business end of this year BWPI competition and after 13 rounds of fantastic competition, we have our semi-finalists. Matches will be
This month the Brisbane Barracudas and Queensland Breakers competed in two fiercely contested local derbies; welcomed visiting team the Drummoyne Devils and for the first
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Ten teams from across Queensland descended on Mackay over the weekend for the annual Queensland Country Championships for three days of tough competition.
Matches kicked off
NATIONAL WATER POLO LEAGUE CHAMPIONS INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY IN SPORT
8th February 2017
For the first time, the annual NWPL Pride Cup will be
Water Polo Queensland hosted several information sessions for the community to update them on the changes to the State Team programme, the introduction of Regional Training
It’s been a busy month for the Brisbane Barracudas and Queensland Breakers with the start of the National League. Both teams have been involved with
Call for Nominations – 16&U State Titles – 1-3 April 2017
Water Polo Queensland is now calling for entries for
WATER POLO COMMUNITY SET TO REMEMBER COLE MILLER
11th January 2017
To mark the anniversary of the tragic loss of
11th January 2017
To mark the anniversary of the tragic loss of Cole Miller, the Water Polo community will come together at 11 am Friday, 13th
21st December 2016
The champions keep on coming at Water Polo Queensland as Australia’s most decorated Water Polo player, Mel Rippon, joins the team as the
14th December 2016
Water Polo Australia has been officially advised by FINA that it will cease the operation
7th December 2016
Three-time Olympian and Aussie Stingers captain, Bronwen Knox, will join Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) as the new
After three action-packed days of competition, along with some great displays of sportsmanship, the All Hallows and Barracudas teams emerged victorious in the girls and
Congratulations to all teams who competed in this year’s 18&U State Titles. There were some thrilling medal matches with Warriors taking the win,
Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) today announced the Water Polo Queensland Strategic Plan for 2017-2019 underpinned by the ambition “to take the game to more people and more communities