UniSport events and championships

SCU Surfing Team 2018
SC Yeeew! Congratulations to our Surfing Team UniSport National Div 1 Champions for 2018.
SCU Men's Badminton Team 2018
Our Men’s Badminton Team in action at the 2018 UniSport National Div 2

All Southern Cross University students are eligible to represent the University in regional, national and international competitions coordinated by UniSport Australia. You can also volunteer your services in a variety of areas including sports administration, managing, coaching and refereeing.

Australian Uni Sport 2019 Events Calendar

The National Championships have replaced the Australian University Games. The National Championships event is split into two divisions to be held at separate times of the year. Nationals Division 2 will be held on the Gold Coast from Sunday 7 July to Thursday 11 July 2019 and Nationals Div 1 Event from 28 September to Thursday 3 October 2019.  An affordable and discounted package will be put together by UniLife for the these championships which will include; accommodation, uniforms, a team dinner, equipment costs, event registration and insurances.

UniSport 2019 Nationals (Div2)

Date: 7–11 July 2019
Location: Gold Coast, QLD
Sports: Basketball (W, M) Football (M, W), Futsal (W, M), Handball (O), Hockey (W, M), Netball (W, X), Touch (W, M, X), Ultimate (W, M), Volleyball (W, M). Water Polo (W, M).

UniSport 2018 Nationals (Div1)

Date: 28 September – 3 October 2019
Location: Gold Coast, QLD
Sports: AFL (W, M) Athletics, Badminton (W, M), Baseball (M), Beach Volleyball (W,M,X), Cheer and Dance, Cycling (W,M), Fencing (W, M), Football (W), Golf (W, M) , Judo (M,W), Kendo (W. M), Lawn Bowls (O), Rugby 7’s (W,M), Sailing (O), Softball (W), Squash (W,M) Swimming (W, M), Table Tennis (W,M), Tennis (W, M), Tenpin (O), Taekwondo (W,M).

UniSport 2019 Indigenous Nationals

Date: 23 – 28 June 2019
Venue: University Western Australia, WA

Organisers: UniSport Australia and UWA

UniSport 2019 Nationals Triathlon

Date: 17 March 2019
Location: Mooloolaba
Organisers: Mooloolaba - Triathlon

UniSport 2019 Nationals Athletics

Date: April (TBC) 2019
Location: Brisbane
Organisers: UniSport Australia/Athletics Australia

UniSport 2019 Nationals Swimming

Date: 10–12 May 2019
Location: Sydney Olympic Park
Organisers: UniSport Australia/NSW Swimming

UniSport 2019 Nationals Distance Running

Event: Gold Coast Marathon (10km, half and full marathon)
Date: 6–7 July 2019
Location: Gold Coast
Organisers: Gold Coast Marathon Runners Festival

UniSport 2019 Nationals Surfing

Date: To be confirmed
Location: To be confirmed
Events: Short board, Long Board, Body Board, TAG team
Organisers: UniSport Australia

UniSport 2019 Nationals Snow

Date:  25–29 August 2019
Location: Thredbo, NSW
Organiser: UniSport Australia

UniSport 2019 Nationals 3X3 Basketball (FISU Qualifier)

Date:  TBC July/August 2019
Location: TBC
Organiser: UniSport Australia

UniSport 2019 Nationals Orienteering

Date: 28 September 2019
Location: Wagga Wagga, NSW
Organiser: Orienteering Australia

UniSport 2019 Nationals T20 Crickets

Date: TBC
Location: TBC
Organiser: UniSport Australia

Selection trial dates and registration information for each sport will be posted on our Facebook page (UniLife) as they are finalised. If you don't see the sport you are interested in get in touch with the sports team at unilife@scu.edu.au.

Sports administration opportunities

Each year we rely on enthusiastic, organised and dedicated volunteers to get involved in our many sports program.

One opportunity is serving as a Sport Manager for the Representative sport at a University Championship Program. Sport Team Managers provide a vital link between athletes and the Sport Service Unit.

If you wish to apply for a Sport Team Manager position, please read the Team SCU - Sport Team Manager Position Description and complete the Team SCU - Manager or Coach Application Form and return it to unilife@scu.edu.au.

Contact Dave Graham at dave.graham@scu.edu.au for more information on volunteering opportunities.

Contact us

For further information on playing sort, or volunteering, please contact:

Dave Graham, Sports and Recreation Officer
Phone: +61 2 6620 3220
Email: dave.graham@scu.edu.au

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