UOW Sports Clubs

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UOW Sports Clubs

UOW has a proud sporting history across a number of local sports competitions.

Just want to play socially? There are a number of social sports comps on campus.


UOW Cricket Club is the oldest sporting club on campus. The club plays in the Illawarra District Cricket Association (IDCA) with teams entered in all grades of the competition, 1st to 4th grade and also has junior teams. 


The University of Wollongong Football Club (UOWFC) calls Kooloobong Oval home. They currently competes in the Illawarra District League with both women', men's and junior teams.


UOW Hockey Club provides the opportunity for boys, girls, men and women to participate in the local Illawarra hockey competitions. They cater for players of all ages and skill levels.

2021 will be the club's 60th year which is a huge achievement and something the club is very proud of. The club has developed from a student based club to a student and family orientated club, with a friendly and social atmosphere.


UOW Rugby Club fields teams in all grades of the local Illawarra competition. The club welcomes UOW students, alumni, staff and community player members coming from both on and off campus. 

For information about other Recreational Clubs & Societies on campus visit the UOW Clubs & Societies website.

Can't find a club for the sport you are interested in? Find out how to start your own club


Last reviewed: 7 April, 2021