What are Nationals?

UniSport Nationals provides the opportunity for students from the 43 member universities from across Australia to compete head to head in a number of national standard sporting competitions. 

The Nationals are comprised of the flagship event, UniSport Nationals Div 1 and Div 2, and a number of standalone competitions throughout the year, including Nationals Snow, T20 cricket, 3×3 basketball, triathlon, and others.

The UniSport Nationals Div 1 and 2 event will see more than 6,000 student-athletes head to Perth in 2020 to compete in 30 different sports.

Nationals Div 1 & 2:

In 2020, Nationals Div1 and Div 2 will be a combined event held in Perth, WA.

Saturday  26th September – Friday 2nd October

Perth, WA

To see the full list of sports head to the UniSport Australia website.

Nationals Standalone Events:

Nationals Triathlon 15th March Mooloolaba, QLD
Nationals Athletics 3rd – 5th April Brisbane, QLD
3×3 Basketball 16th – 17th April Canberra, ACT
League of Legends April/May Sydney, NSW
Nationals Swimming 14th – 17th May Sydney, NSW
Indigenous Nationals 28th June – 2nd July Newcastle, NSW
Distance Running July Gold Coast, QLD
Cheer & Dance 6th August Melbourne, VIC
Nationals Snow 6th – 10th September MT Buller, VIC
Nationals Golf October Melbourne, VIC
Nationals T20 Cricket 22nd – 26th November Perth, WA

For event specific information, please click on the links above or head to the UniSport Australia website.

How to Get Involved:

To express you interest please complete the 2020 EOI Form, there is no commitment required at this stage. Our staff or Sports Team Manager will then be in touch with further information regarding trials and registration.


  • Students must be enrolled in 2020 at Flinders University
  • Students must attend team trials and team training’s as required
  • Students must adhere to the Flinders University Participation Agreement
  • Must meet all other requirements as outlined in the UniSport Australia Eligibility of Competitor Guidelines

 For more information or any questions, please contact Christian Thiel (Sport & Club Development Officer)  –