About Netball

The Netball competition is for women only. It has been included in all Commonwealth Games since 1998 when team sports were first introduced. It made its first appearance in the 1990 Games as a demonstration sport. It is now obligatory to include Netball on each Commonwealth Games program. The governing body for Netball in Australia is Netball Australia.

Latest Netball News

  • Geitz’s Golden Career

    Commonwealth Games gold medal Captain, Laura Geitz has called time on her distinguished international netball career after 71 tests for the Australian Netball Diamonds.


    The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games netball gold medal will be determined today, with the Australian Diamonds playing England.

  • Trans-Tasman rivals one game early

    The Australian Diamonds have booked themselves a semi-final spot in an iconic Trans-Tasman battle tomorrow evening at Coomera Indoor Sports Centre at 5.02pm.

  • Daily Preview – Friday 6th April

    Day two sees many more of Australia’s team sports open their campaigns. Men’s and women’s Basketball plus both of our Beach Volleyball combinations take to the sand at Coolangatta.