About Volleyball

Volleyball is being included for the first time at the 2018 Commonwealth Games with a proposal to also be included in the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Durban, South Africa. The governing body for Beach Volleyball in Australia is Volleyball Australia.

Latest Volleyball News

  • Aussie groundbreakers make history

    It took every bit of three sets and every reserve of talent Australia could draw on, but Chris McHugh and Damien Schumann have become the first ever Commonwealth Games beach volleyball gold medallists.


    The pool and velodrome again provided the bulk of Australia’s medals on day three of the Games with Australia maintaining the lead on the medal tally with the total at 20 gold, 17 silver, 20 bronze, for a total of 57.  

  • Building the connection

    Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar are on a tear. A historically good tear.

  • 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.