Volleyball participation to be boosted by $3.6m investment over four years

Volleyball Australia and the State and Territory Members have agreed to co-invest a total of $3.2m over four years to grow participation nationally as part of the Volleyball Participation Investment Model agreed to at the recent Annual National Stakeholders Meeting. Part of the investment will be directed towards building and refining SpikeZone, Volleyball Australia’s entry-level volleyball program for kids aged between…

VOLLEYBALL AUSTRALIA SET TO HOST FIRST AUSTRALIAN BEACH PARAVOLLEY NATIONAL SERIES IN CANBERRA

Volleyball Australia in partnership with the Australian Institute of Sport and Volleyball ACT are set to host the first Australian Beach ParaVolley National Series in Canberra this September. The five day event will showcase the ever growing Australian Beach ParaVolley program, with the hope of attracting more athletes to join the program. It will be the first major Beach ParaVolley…

Volleyball Australia celebrates volunteers making communities ‘better together’

As we celebrate National Volunteer Week (16-22 May) this week, Volleyball Australia (VA) joins the rest of the volleyball community in recognising and saying a big ‘thank you’ to its amazing volunteers, who tirelessly support grassroots sport, club activities and volleyball events across the country. This year’s National Volunteer’s week theme is ‘better together’, as Australia’s largest annual celebration of…

Champions crowned on final day of 2021 Australian Volleyball Schools Cup

The Australian Volleyball Schools Cup (AVSC) returned to the national calendar this week, with more than 50 schools going head to head over the five day competition. Having not been held since 2019, the AVSC made it’s much awaited return, giving over 1700 students the opportunity to get back on the court. Thursday 9 December proved to be an action…

Volunteering has the potential to take you everywhere

This week Volleyball Australia is celebrating the hard work and dedication of all our incredible volunteers. Without volunteers that selflessly dedicate their time each week to give back to the sporting community, volleyball in Australia wouldn’t be able to grow. Ben Abbott knows the effect that volunteers can have on the game and that is why he stuck his hand…

Linley Scholes giving back to the sport she loves

As part of National Volunteers Week (NVW) Volleyball Australia is celebrating the great work of many people who give back to the sport and help in its delivery from the grassroots right through to the elite. Sports like volleyball wouldn’t be able to grow without the dedication and support of volunteers who selflessly give up their time week in and…

GOLD COAST TOP DESTINATION FOR VOLLEYBALL NATIONAL EVENTS

The Gold Coast is set to become the hub of Australian Volleyball competitions, with the region set to host four major tournaments in 2021. Kicking off this weekend with the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour Final at Coolangatta, the Gold Coast is also set to host the Australian Beach Volleyball Schools Cup, Australian Youth Beach Volleyball Championships, Australian Volleyball Schools Cup….