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Social Sports Competitions 

Take a break from your gym routine and get fit with friends


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UWA Social Sports competitions are the perfect way to have fun and get fit while hanging out with your friends, classmates and workmates. The competitions are open to everyone – you don't have to be a UWA Student to get involved!

How to get involved

It's easy to get involved in social sports at UWA. You can register either as a team or as an individual.
  • Individual registrations

    Can't find a team but still want to get involved? Register as an individual by emailing and we will endeavour to place you in a team.

  • Team registrations

    If you have a full team together, click here to register during the competition registratoin period. Make sure you have your teammates' details ready before starting the registration process.

    Register your team

  • Fees

    Standard competition fees are outlined below for each sport. All social sports teams are required to pay an additional team registration fee upon registration. All team fees must be paid at the time of registration.

    The current registration fees are:

    • Early bird ($66, Spikeball $33): Available until 11:59pm, Thuesday 18 May 2023
    • Standard ($82.50, Spikeball $33): Available until 11:59pm, Wednesday 14 June 2023
    • Late ($110, Spikeball $33): Late registrations are considered on a case-by-case basis. To register late, email

Winter 2023 Competition

The registration period for Winter 2023 competitions begins 10am Friday 12 May 2023, and ends at 11:59pm Wednesday 14 June 2023.

The competitions run from Monday 19 June 2023 until Friday 28 July 2023

  • 5-a-side Soccer

    Men's competition

    Mondays 6pm-10:00pm
    Location: UWA Riley Oval
    Team size: 5 or more people
    Cost per season: $462 per team (upfront payment only)


    Mixed competition 

    Wednesdays 6pm-10:00pm
    Location: UWA Riley Oval
    Team size: 5 or more people
    Cost per season: $462 per team (upfront payment only)

  • Netball

    Mixed competition

    Mondays 6pm-9:50pm
    Location: UWA Outdoor Courts
    Team size: 7 or more people
    Cost per season: $462 per team (upfront payment only)

  • Spikeball

    Open competition

    Mondays 6pm-10:00pm
    Location: UWA Sports Hall
    Team size: 3 or more people
    Cost per season: $156 per team (upfront payment only)

  • Volleyball

    Mixed competition 

    Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays, 6pm-10:00pm
    Location: UWA Sports Hall
    Team size: 6 or more people
    Cost per season: $462 per team (upfront payment only)


UWA Sport Social Sports competitions are governed by the definitive UWA Sport Terms and Conditions. In addition, each sport has a set of rules that support the running of the competition which can be found here.

  • Forfeits

    Team forfeits must be communicated to UWA Sport prior to 4pm on the day of the fixture, either by calling us on 6488 2286 or emailing

    • All teams who forfeit a game are required to pay a forfeit fee equivalent to your weekly game fee.
    • Teams who do not inform UWA Sport of their forfeit prior to 4pm, do not show up for a game, or are more than 10 minutes late to a game will incure a penalty fee equivalent to two (2) weekly game fees. 
    • All forfeit and penalty fees must be paid at UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre reception prior to your next fixture. 
    • UWA Sport will provide teams who are forfeited against with a refund for the forfeited game. This refund will be processed at the end of the competition. 
  • Withdrawals
    Teams who wish to withdraw from a Social Sports competition must inform UWA Sport by phone on 6488 2286 or by email at prior to the commencement of the third week of competition. 
  • Cancellations
    All games will go ahead in rain and/or windy conditions. Games will only be cancelled by UWA Sport when unsafe or extreme weather conditions occur, including severe weather warnings, lightning, thunder or extreme heat. UWA Sport will inform team captains from 4pm on game day if games are to be cancelled. UWA Sport also reserves the right to cancel games if conditions become unsafe after games have commenced. 
  • Fixturing
    • Fixtures for each season will be published the Friday prior to the start of the competition.Once published, fixtures will be communicated to all participants via email, and will also be accessible on the UWA Sport website.
    • UWA Sport does not accept game timeslot requests.
    • UWA Sport reserves the right to add and change game times where necessary. Team participants will be emailed new fixtures if changes are made more than 48 hours prior to the scheduled game. If changes are made within 48 hours, team captains will be contacted via phone.
    • Game fees apply across all competition weeks, including grading weeks and team bye weeks. 

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Opening hours

Mon-Fri: 6am to 10:30pm
Sat: 8am to 7pm
Sun: 8am to 6pm


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(+618) 6488 2286


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