Inclusion Governance by Sport


Australian sporting codes have begun their journey towards creating more inclusive environments for people with diverse genders and sexualities. Below is a summary of National Sporting Organisations (NSO’s) in Australia, and links to their respective LGBTQ+ related inclusion governance.



LGBTQ Governance*

Aircraft Sport Air Sport Australia Confederation
Archery Archery Australia Inc
Athletics Athletics Australia
Australian Football Australian Football League
Badminton Badminton Australia
Baseball Baseball Australia
Basketball, Wheelchair Basketball Basketball Australia
Bicycle Motocross BMX Australia Inc
Billiards & Snooker Australian Billiards & Snooker Council
Blind Sports, Goalball Blind Sports Australia
Bobsleigh, Skeleton Sliding Sports Australia
Bocce Bocce Australia
Boccia Boccia Australia
Bowls Bowls Australia
Boxing Boxing Australia
Calisthenics Australian Calisthenics Federation
Campdraft National Campdraft Council of Australia
Canoeing Paddle Australia
Cricket Cricket Australia
Croquet Croquet Australia
Curling Australian Curling Federation
Cycling Cycling Australia
DanceSport DanceSport Australia
Darts Darts Australia
Deaf Sports Deaf Sports Australia
Disabled Wintersport Disabled Wintersport Australia
Disabled Wintersport, Skiing, Snowboarding Snow Australia
Diving Diving Australia Ltd
Dodgeball Dodgeball Federation Australia
Dragon Boat Australian Dragon Boat Federation
Eight Ball Australian Eight Ball Federation
Equestrian – Disabled Riding for the Disabled Association of Australia
Equestrian, Equestrian – Disabled Equestrian Australia
Equestrian, Pony Clubs Pony Club Australia Ltd
Fencing Australian Fencing Federation
Floorball Floorball Australia
Flying Disc Australian Flying Disc Association
Football (Soccer), Indoor Football / Futsal Football Federation Australia
Gaelic Football And Hurling Gaelic Football & Hurling Association of Australasia
Goalball, Paralympics, Wheelchair Rugby Paralympics Australia
Golf Golf Australia
Gridiron Gridiron Australia
Gymnastics Gymnastics Australia Ltd
Handball Handball Australia
Hockey Hockey Australia
Ice Hockey Ice Hockey Australia
Ice Racing Australian Ice Racing Inc
Ice Racing, Skiing, Snowboarding Olympic Winter Institute of Australia
Ice Skating Ice Skating Australia Inc
Intellectual Impairment Sports Special Olympics Australia
Intellectual Impairment Sports Sport Inclusion Australia
Judo Judo Federation of Australia Ltd
Jujitsu Australian Jujitsu Federation
Karate Australian Karate Federation
Kendo Australian Kendo Renmei
Kick Boxing WAKO Australia
Kung Fu – Wushu Kung Fu Wushu Australia Ltd
Lacrosse Australian Lacrosse Association Ltd
Modern Pentathlon Modern Pentathlon Australia
Motor Sport Motorsport Australia
Motorcycling Motorcycling Australia Ltd
Mountain Bike Mountain Bike Australia
Muaythai Muaythai Australia
Netball Netball Australia
Orienteering Orienteering Australia
Outrigger Canoeing Australian Outrigger Canoe Racing Association Inc
Petanque Petanque Australia
Polo Australian Polo Federation
Polocrosse Polocrosse Association of Australia
Powerlifting Powerlifting Australia Ltd
Roller Sports, Skate Skate Australia Inc
Rowing Rowing Australia Ltd
Rugby League Australian Rugby League Commission  
Rugby Union Rugby Australia
Sailing / Yachting Australian Sailing
Shooting Shooting Australia
Skipping Skipping Australia
Softball Softball Australia
Sport Climbing Sport Climbing Australia
Squash Squash Australia Ltd
Surf Life Saving Surf Life Saving Australia
Surfing Surfing Australia
Swimming Swimming Australia Ltd
Synchronised Swimming Artistic Swimming Australia
Table Tennis Table Tennis Australia
Taekwondo Australian Taekwondo
Tennis Tennis Australia
Tenpin Bowling Tenpin Bowling Australia Ltd
Touch Touch Football Australia
Transplant Transplant Australia
Triathlon Triathlon Australia
Underwater Sports Australian Underwater Federation
University Sport UniSport Australia
Volleyball Volleyball Australia
Wakeboard, Water Skiing Waterski & Wakeboard Australia
Water Polo Water Polo Australia Limited
Weightlifting Australian Weightlifting Federation Limited
Wheelchair Sports Disability Sports Australia
Wrestling Wrestling Australia Inc

* LGBTQ Related Governance only refers to dedicated pieces of governance relative to people with diverse genders and/or sexualities. Minimum references within a Member Protection Policy are not listed above, unless a significant portion of LGBTQ inclusion is covered.


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