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Farewell to our Para-alpine great hero image

Farewell to our Para-alpine great

March 15, 2022

The Winter Paralympic Games (4–13 March) wrapped up and Australia’s campaign finished with two champions calling it a day, some exciting future stars scoring brilliant results and a treasured bronze medal.

International Women’s Day 2022 – “Breaking the Bias” hero image

International Women’s Day 2022 – “Breaking the Bias”

March 8, 2022

International Women’s Day (IWD) is a time to celebrate women in all their diversity. A time to reflect on the achievements and the progress made by those who came before us, those who stand beside us, and the generations to come.

Gourley to carry the flag when the Paralympic Winter Games commences tonight hero image

Gourley to carry the flag when the Paralympic Winter Games commences tonight

March 4, 2022

Following Australia's most successful Olympic Winter Games, our Aussie athletes will hit the slopes once again when the Paralympic Winter Games commences tonight at 11pm.

LIVE UPDATES: All the Beijing Paralympic news you need in one place hero image

LIVE UPDATES: All the Beijing Paralympic news you need in one place

March 4, 2022

Get up to speed on the latest Winter Games news happening in Beijing. Please note that all updates will be news related to Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders.

WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Vixens crowned 2022 Team Girls Cup Champions hero image

WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Vixens crowned 2022 Team Girls Cup Champions

February 28, 2022

In VIS sport, The Melbourne Vixens will head into the 2022 Suncorp Super Netball season full of confidence after winning the Team Girls Cup over the weekend. Meanwhile, Joshua Katz is back on the podium after he won silver at the Warsaw European Judo Open in Poland.

Rowie Webster has called time on her long and illustrious career hero image

Rowie Webster has called time on her long and illustrious career

February 28, 2022

Triple Olympian and Olympic bronze medalist Rowie Wester has called time on her long and illustrious international water polo career.

WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Olympics wrap up in Beijing as records tumble on the track hero image

WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Olympics wrap up in Beijing as records tumble on the track

February 21, 2022

In VIS Sport, the Winter Olympics wrapped up over night in Beijing as Australian records tumbled on the athletics track. Our Para-swimmers returned to pool-deck and India Robinson impressed in Hawaii.

LIVE UPDATES: All the Beijing news you need in one place hero image

LIVE UPDATES: All the Beijing news you need in one place

February 9, 2022

Get up to speed on the latest Winter Games news happening in Beijing.

VIS Award of Excellence 2021 cancelled hero image

VIS Award of Excellence 2021 cancelled

February 8, 2022

​It is with great disappointment that we have taken the decision to cancel the 2021 Award of Excellence incorporating our 30th Anniversary celebration.

Gourley selected for a fourth Paralympic Games hero image

Gourley selected for a fourth Paralympic Games

February 2, 2022

Paralympics Australia was proud to announce this morning a Team of 10 athletes for the Beijing 2022 Winter Paralympic Games, starting on March 4, which includes long time VIS scholarship holder Mitchell Gourley.

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