2018 Australia Cup registrations open this October

The Australia Cup returns to the picturesque West Beach, South Australia for the second consecutive year. Softball Australia in conjunction with event hosts Softball SA will host the event at

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on September 25th, 2017

National Scoring Committee announcement

Softball Australia announces the newly appointed members to the Softball Australia National Scoring Committee. The positions of National Statistician – Technical Development, Operations and Communications were recently advertised and the

Posted in More News, News on September 21st, 2017

Help raise awareness of kidney disease

Softball Australia Sport Development Manager Ben Utting joined 1500 other walkers to help raise awareness of kidney disease.  I’ve never had an issue with kidney disease personally, but the partnership

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on September 20th, 2017

Kochi tour a chance to build Aussie Spirit depth

The Aussie Spirit will showcase their depth when they travel to Japan next month for a series of games against high-quality opposition. With several regular Aussie Spirit players unavailable, this

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on September 12th, 2017

Umpire and statistician appointed to Kochi City tour

Softball Australia and the National Umpiring and Scoring Committees are pleased to announce the following umpire and statistician appointed to the Open Women’s team tour to Kochi City, Japan in October: Statistician – Kerryn Bell (Vic)

Posted in More News, News on September 5th, 2017

Strategic Planning for 2017-2020

In August, a Strategic Planning Meeting was held in Melbourne. Mike McLaughlin from McLaughlin Sports Consultancy was engaged to mediate the session, attended by Softball Australia Board Members, State Executive

Posted in More News, News on September 1st, 2017

Aussie Spirit on the rise and ready to take next step

Japan Cup.

It has been a great few months for the Aussie Spirit, but they still have some work to do to match it with the world’s best. So says Head Coach

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on August 30th, 2017

National Umpiring Committee – Organisational Announcement

Softball Australia wishes to announce important personnel and structural changes for the National Umpiring Committee. The position of National Umpire in Chief – Development and Operations was recently advertised and

Posted in More News, News on August 29th, 2017

Aussie Spirit beat Canada to earn Japan Cup bronze

Japan Cup softball

The Aussie Spirit won two of their four games, beating Canada in the third-place playoff, to earn the bronze medal at the Japan Cup in Takasaki. With two wins against

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on August 25th, 2017

Shailes in demand for club and country

Nick Shailes

Like many elite softball players, Nick Shailes has had to travel far and wide to pursue his dreams. In Shailes’ case, some of those venues have been places that many

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on August 25th, 2017