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Inclusion and Diversity 

We aim to foster an environment that welcomes, accepts and embraces the diversity of our community.
UWA Sport is committed to creating an environment where diversity is celebrated and everyone is treated fairly regardless of ability, gender identity, sexual orientation, cultural or linguistic diversity, socio-economic status, age, or nationality. 

All Welcome, Always

All Welcome, Always; a short film about UWA Sport's commitment to inclusion and diversity, featuring our students.

Our inclusion and diversity priorities

We are focused on supporting the inclusion of marginalised and underrepresented groups in our UWA community, through targeting initiatives across the below key areas: 


  • Indigenous Sport
  • Pride in Sport
  • All Abilities
  • Women in Sport
  • Regional and Remote Communities
  • Multicultural Sport
  • Universal Design

Join the Inclusive Sport Champion program

UWA Sport are searching for passionate individuals to join the Inclusive Sport Champions program. The Inclusive Sports Champions are a network of volunteers who provide support to inclusive initiatives at UWA, share information, advocate and assist in delivering events throughout the year. UWA Sport aim addressing awareness and participation in sport for underrepresented groups within the UWA community.

UWA Sport look to engage the multifaceted UWA community in inclusive conversations, make space for and ensure part representation of, underrepresented communities.

Meet your Inclusive Sport Champions

Ian Brady, Inclusion Sport Champion, is a male elite netballer and coach, is passionate about social equity in sport and mental health in sport.
The Inclusive Sport Champion role has allowed me to give back to the sporting community and university as well as give me the opportunity to create meaningful impact and be visible representation for the LGBTQIA+ community.
Ian (he/him), UWA Sport Inclusive Sport Champion

Inclusive sporting initiatives

  • Inclusive club sport and recreation sessions
  • Women only training sessions 
  • Inclusive Sport Champions
  • Pride in Sport Index
  • Disability sport scholarships
  • Inclusive sporting club grants
  • All gender change rooms 
  • Inclusive gym access events
  • Facility access improvements
  • Indigenous University Games
  • Come & Try Events
  • UWA Water Awareness Program
  • Women in Sport Leadership Program
  • Work integrated learning opportunities 
  • Pride in Sport Training
Taneesha Stallbaum, UWA Outdoor Club member, is passionate about building community in sports and clubs and enjoys taking part in hiking, rock climbing and kayaking.
As an Inclusive Sport Champion, I have been able to connect with a whole network of supportive, likeminded and passionate individuals.
Taneesha Stallbaum (She/Her), UWA Sport Inclusive Sport Champion


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Sat-Sun: 8am to 6pm


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