Australian Masters Games
Australian Masters Games involves more than 10,000 participants from all over Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Oceania as part of the celebration of mature-age sport. The Games provide an opportunity for participation for people 30+ years regardless of background or ability with the aim of encouraging lifelong participation in sport. Australia and New Zealand have the largest number of athletes that participate in the world. Softball has been a regular sport included in the Games.
State and Territory run Masters Games are held in Queensland and the Northern Territory: the Gold Coast Pan Pacific Masters Games are held every 2 years on the Gold Coast and the Alice Springs Masters Games are held yearly in Alice Springs.