Anthony • 15 mins

Emma Flick-Booth has been presented with the Amy Safe (Gillett) Award for her exemplary on-court behaviour and outstanding contribution to her team while representing Budgies Indigenous Netball in the 15 years and under netball competition. Mary Safe, the mother of the late Amy Gillett (nee Safe), spoke of her family’s pride in having an award named […]

At just 12 years old Gary Abraham is playing golf against men at his local club and has already taken the scalp of his father Winston who took up the game after his AFL career ended prematurely. It did not take long for the former Docker and Kangaroo to develop a strong golf game when he stopped playing […]

Effort and improvement throughout the competition is all that coach Erin Baker is asking of the Tasmanian 15 and under netball team at the 2017 Pacific School Games, and so far, they have delivered. The closing stages of a close 30-24 loss to Victoria at Priceline Stadium had their supporter crew on their feet cheering […]

Given the opportunity just to compete at the 2017 Pacific School Games is a big thing for the 12 and under girls First Nation basketball team that played against the Northern Territory side in Adelaide today. Every one of the students in the all-indigenous squad played hard in the 22-62 defeat to the NT team, […]

Olympic marathoner Jess Trengove is incredibly proud to be an ambassador for the 2017 Pacific School Games because she knows exactly how powerful being an inspirational figure can be to young students. The 27-year-old who is from Naracoorte, South Australia has run at the last two Olympic Games and is preparing for the 2018 Commonwealth Games on […]

Victorian swimmer Brendon Smith took almost a minute off his 1500m personal best at the 2017 Pacific School Games while claiming gold in the 17 years and under competition in Adelaide. The 17-year-old who competes for Nunawading Swim Club touched the wall in 15 minutes 56.89 seconds, a few body lengths in front of defending champion Jesse […]

There are few underage middle-distance records out of reach for 12-year-old Imogen Stewart who set another best mark in the 1500m with a meet record on day one of athletics at the 2017 Pacific School Games. After a comfortable first lap for the New South Wales athlete she charged well ahead of the pack before […]

In just 10 days over 4,100 students from 10 countries, including representatives from every state and territory in Australia, will kick off the 10th edition of the Pacific School Games with the Opening Ceremony at the Adelaide Showground. Click here to see the entire newsletter.

Medals revealed with one month to go until #PSG17 With just one month to go until the 10th edition of the Pacific School Games get underway in Adelaide, the Games medals have been unveiled. All 11 Games sports are represented on each medal to remind the athletes of not only taking part in their particular […]

Last chance for Supporter Pass early bird prices With only two months until the 10th edition of the Pacific School Games begin in Adelaide, now is the last chance to secure your Supporter Pass at the discounted rates during this early bird period. The prices will rise $10 for individual and $20 for family passes on Monday, 9 October*. Click here to […]