Sports in Australia

Find out where to go and what to do in order to take time out from the daily grind...

Whether you like to play or observe sports, Australia has a busy sporting calendar with major events in rugby, cricket, sailing and tennis taking place throughout the year. Whatever your tastes, you will have the opportunity to watch or take part in a wide range of sporting activities.

Many people spend their leisure time participating in outdoor activities - swimming, surfing, climbing or walking - relaxing with friends over a barbecue, at a pub or restaurant, or visiting the cinema. You can find details of these activities in this section. Simply browse the pages listed on the left to find out more.