UniSport Events and Championships

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 2023 Events Calendar

UniSport 2023 Nationals (Div 1 and 2)

The 2023 Unisport Nationals will see over 6,500 participants from across the country battle it out to be crowned national champions in one of 32 different sports.

Date: 23–29 September 2023
Location: Gold Coast, Qld
Sports: Australian Rules, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Cheer and Dance, Cycling, Fencing, Football, Futsal, Golf, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Kendo, Lacrosse 5’s, Lawn Bowls, Netball, Rowing, Rugby 7’s Sailing, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Surfing, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Tenpin Bowling, Touch, Ultimate, Volleyball, Water Polo.

Register your expression of Interest online.

UniSport 2023 Nationals Triathlon

The triathlon will be held as part of the St Kilda Triathlon in both men’s and women’s standard and sprint distance races

Date: 26 March 2023
Location: St Kilda
Organisers: 2XU Triathlon Series 2023 Race 6 ST Kilda

Register your expression of Interest online.

UniSport 2023 Nationals Athletics

Date: 19–21 April 20223
Location: Gold Coast
Organisers: UniSport

Register your expression of Interest online.


Women's Basketball
SC Yeeew! Congratulations to our Women’s Basketball Team UniSport National Queensland Bronze Medallist 2021
Touch Football Winners
Team SCU 2021 UniSport Indigenous Nationals Touch Football Champions!

UniSport 2023 Nationals 3x3 Basketball

In 2023 Nationals 3x3 Basketball will be held at the University of New South Wales from 11–13 April and will be contested in both men’s and women’s divisions.

Date: 11–13 April 2023
UNSW   Village Green, Kensington, NSW
Organisers: UniSport Australia

Register your expression of Interest online.

UniSport 2023 Indigenous Nationals

In 2023, the Indigenous Nationals will be hosted by Monash University. The competition will be contested in a mixed competition across four sports; touch football, basketball, netball and volleyball
Date: 26–30 June 2023
Location: Monash University, Clayton Campus, VIC
Organisers: Monash University

Register your expression of Interest online.

UniSport 2023 Distance Running Championships

The distance running will be held in conjunction with the Gold Coast Marathon from 1–2 July and will be contested over the Marathon and Half Marathon distances in both men’s and women’s competitions.

Date: 1–2 July 2023
Location: Southport, Gold Coast, QLD
Organisers: Gold Coast Marathon

Register your expression of Interest online.

UniSport 2023 Nationals Snow

In 2023, Nationals Snow will be held in Thredbo, NSW from 3–7 September and will be contested in both men’s and women’s competitions across four sports: Alpine skiing, Freestyle skiing, Snowboard, Cross country skiing.

Date: 3–7 September 2023
Location: Thredbo, NSW
OrganiserUniSport Australia

Register your expression of Interest online.

UniSport 2023 Nationals T20 Cricket

In 2023, Nationals T20 Cricket will be held in Adelaide, SA with both a men’s and women’s competition to be contested.

Date: October/November  (to be confirmed)
Location: Adelaide, SA 
Organiser: UniSport Australia

Register your expression of Interest online.

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, please get in touch with the sports team at unilife@scu.edu.au.

Intervarsity Sport Bowl

Date: Saturday 27 May 2023
Location: Griffith University, Mt Gravatt Campus

The Intervarsity Sport Bowl, will be hosted by Griffith University  (Nathan and Mt Gravatt Campus) in Term 2, Saturday 27 May 2023. Universities from across Queensland and Northern NSW will compete in a one-day tournament to be crowned the Intervarsity Sport Bowl champion!

Sports on Offer:

  • Netball (women's and mixed)
  • 5 a side soccer (men’s and women’s)
  • 3X3 Basketball (men’s and women’s)
  • Touch (mixed)
  • Tennis (men’s and women’s)
  • Indoor Volleyball (men’s and women’s)

Register your expression of Interest online.

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. Our Sport Team Managers provide a vital link between athletes and the University.

If you wish to apply for a Sport Team Manager position or coaching position, please contact our sports, health and wellbeing office at unilife@scu.edu.au for more information on volunteering opportunities.

Contact Us

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

Dave Graham: Sports, Health and Wellbeing Coordinator
Phone: +61 2 6620 3818
Email: dave.graham@scu.edu.au

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