Expressions of Interest State Co-ordinator of Coaching

Water Polo Tasmania are seeking nominations from interested persons for the above position.

The successful applicant will have previous State, Senior, National and/or International level player and or coach experience.more

Expressions of Interest called for 16 and Under Boys and Girls Coaches

Water Polo Tasmania is seeking nominations from interested persons to coach the State 16 & Under boys and girls teams.more

Sandy Bay Regatta day event - Water Polo in the River

On Monday 26th January, 2018 WPTAS is organising Water Polo in the River. This promotional, fun demonstration game will be held as a feature event and spectacle for the Sandy Bay Regatta. 20 men and 20 women will be playing off in a men’s game and a women’s game.more

Summer club roster at the Glenorchy pool

The first round of the newly created WPTAS Club Summer Roster will start in the first week Feb 2018 and will conclude in the last week of March (exact dates will be released ASAP). The roster will conclude with one round of finals where 1st and 2nd placings will play off.more

Southern Cross League (SCL) Water Polo

WPTAS is very pleased to announce that John Whitehouse (Men’s) and John Pankiw (Women’s) have offered their great expertise and skills as coaches for the SCL Water Polo league and Australian Country League teams.more

New Southern Cross Water Polo League begins in 2018

WPTAS is seeking support for the formation teams in the Southern Cross Water Polo League.more

Results of 56th Annual General Meeting

Water Polo Tasmania (WPTAS) held its 56th Annual General Meeting on 4 September 2017.more

14 & Under Boys & Girls State Training Begins 19 October

Training for boys and girls seeking selection in the Tasmanian 14 years and under teams begins on 19 October. Further information is available here...more

Water Polo Tasmania October Newsletter

Water Polo Australia launches new e-learning platformmore

Latest news from Water Polo Tasmania

Water Polo Tasmania Newsletter September 2017more

Volunteers needed for the 2017 National 16 & Under Girls Championships

The local organising committee are seeking help for the upcoming 16 & Under Girls National Championships which are being held at the Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centre from Wednesday 27 September to Monday 2 October.more

2017 Water Polo Tasmania Schools Competition Grand Finals

Congratulations to all of the teams who have won through to the Grand Finals of the 2017 Water Polo Tasmania Schools Competitionmore

2017 Water Polo Tasmanian Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Water Polo Tasmania will be held at 5.30pm on Monday 4 September 2017 in the Boardroom at 26 Cambridge Rd, Bellerive.more

Additional development camp this Sunday

Due to overwhelming demand, an additional development camp with Richie Campbell has been scheduled to run from 1pm – 3pm on Sunday 6 August.more

Great opportunities for players, coaches and referees this August

Water Polo Tasmania are pleased to announce that on Friday 4th, Saturday 5th and Sunday 6 August we will be hosting triple Olympian Richie Campbell, former Olympic referee Noel Harrod and Water Polo Australia National Pathways Manager Matt Turnbull in Hobart for a series of development programs for athletes, referees and coaches.more

Composite teams participation in Schools Competition Finals Update

Following community feedback over the recent decision to not allow composite teams to participate in this year’s School’s Competition finals, WPTAS wishes to advise that it will reverse this decision PROVIDED THAT those teams with athletes from multiple schools submit a full list of athletes detailing the schools each athlete attends no later than 16 June 2017more

Composite teams participation in Schools Competition Finals

Water Polo Tasmania (WPTAS) reserves the right to decide whether a team which has athletes from another school playing in their team can participate in finals.more

Vale David Woods

The Water Polo Australia (WPA) community is today mourning the loss of dual Olympic water polo player David Woods who passed away overnight.more

Sydney Water Polo Youth Festival 2017

Water Polo Tasmania are pleased to endorse the entry of a State U20 women’s team in the Sydney Youth Festivalmore

2017 WPTAS Schools Competition roster to be finalised next week

The fixture for the balance of the season will be finalised early next week beginning 29 Maymore

Water Polo Tas appoint Director of Operations

At last Monday’s Board meeting Jake Reilly was elected to the WPTAS Board as Director of Operations.more

Hobart to host 2017 Australian Country Championships

The 2017 Australian Country Championships are being held in Hobart this weekmore

Call for Applications Tasmanian State Under 14 Coaches

Nominations are open to applicants to fulfil the roles of girls and boys under 14 coaches for the 2018 seasonmore

2017 Schools water polo season starts Friday 5 May

The 2017 Schools Water Polo Season commences on Friday 5th May. Thank you to all schools who have registered teams. The WPTAS Board trusts everyone involved will have a fulfilling experience and that all games will be played within the spirit of WPAUS mantra of Think Act Play.more

Exceptional performances by Tasmanian teams at Under 14 Nationals

The Tasmanian U/14 boys and girls completed their National Competition campaigns at the end of Easter.more

Round 1 Schools Water Polo, Friday 5 May

Water Polo Tasmania's Schools competition commences this Friday 5 May at the Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centre.more

Schools Water Polo 2017

Water Polo Tasmania (WPTAS) will again conduct a water polo competition for primary schools, high schools and colleges in 2017.more

2017 Schools Competition

Water Polo Tasmania's Schools Competition begins on Friday 5 Maymore

Round 6 Flippa Ball Games Friday 7 April

Water Polo Tasmania's Flippa Ball competition enters its 6th round this Friday at the Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centremore

Under 16 State Coaches appointed

Coaches for the Tasmanian Under 16 Boys and Girls have been appointed by Water Polo Tasmaniamore

Round 5 Flippa Ball Games Friday 31 March

Water Polo Tasmania's Flippa Ball competition enters its 5th round this Friday at the Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centremore

Round 4 Flippa Ball Games Friday 24 March

Water Polo Tasmania's Flippa Ball competition enters its 4th round this Fridaymore

Tasmanian senior teams begin training tonight

Training for the State Men’s and Women’s Squads competing in the Australian Country Water Polo Championships commences tonightmore

Round 3 Flippa Ball Games Friday 17 March

Water Polo Tasmania's Flippa Ball competition enters its 3rd round this Fridaymore

Round 2 Flippa Ball Games Friday 10 March

Water Polo Tasmania's Flippa Ball Competitiion enters its second round of games on Friday 10 March at the Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centremore

Flippa Ball Games - Friday 3 March

Game times for the first round of Flippa Ball starting Friday 3 March at the Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centremore

Come and Try Flippa Ball

Flippa Ball is a fun, easy to play introduction to the sport of water polo for both boys and girls.more

Casual Board Vacancies

There are currently two vacancies on Water Polo Tasmania Board.

Expressions of Interest are now invited for the following positions:

Director of Operations

Director of Financemore

Hobart to Host 2017 Australian Country Water Polo Championships

Water Polo Tasmania will host the 2017 Australian Country Championships at the Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centre from 17 to 21 May 2017more

Under 14 State Training Begins Thursday 15 December

Water Polo Tasmania wishes to advise of the following coaching appointments:
U/14 Boys – Dean Wright
U/14 Girls – Andrew Knightmore
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