“We can only get better – and we’re going to get better”

Two Australian players defend an Oman attack
Sat, 20 January 2018

Australia have completed their preliminary round campaign at their debut Asian Men’s Handball Championship, recording two losses at the hands of 2014 and 2016 silver medallists Bahrain, and Oman...

Australia set for Asian Men’s Championship debut

Photo of handball player evading two defenders and throwing at goal
Fri, 5 January 2018

2018 begins with an important event for Australian handball, as the men’s national team prepare to make their debut at the Asian Men’s Championship in January. The 18th...

Australia moves into placement round

Australian team defends against Bahrain
Wed, 25 November 2015

In what is their first appearance at the Asian Men’s Olympic Qualification, Australia have been knocked out of contention for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro – but the...

Australia raises crowdfunding goal after unexpected success

Australia's Caleb Gahan shoots for goal during a game against Spain
Wed, 14 October 2015

23 days ago Australia players Sebastien Traverso and Thomas Gerstch created a Go Fund Me campaign in the hope of raising money to...

Placement Round Wrap-up

Australian men's team in a huddle
Sun, 28 June 2015

Australia drew with the eventual winners of the IHF Emerging Nations Men’s Championship, the Faroe Islands, recorded a big win against Armenia and finished with their only loss of the group...

Australia wins big against Armenia

Championship Logo
Wed, 24 June 2015

Australia took their first two points of the IHF Emerging Nations Championship with a decisive victory over Armenia on Monday.

Australia vs Armenia 61:20 (28:9)


A hard-fought loss against Kosovo

Kosovo attacks against a determined Australian defence
Mon, 22 June 2015

In their second IHF Emerging Nations Men’s Championship match Australia lost to Group B leaders Kosovo. 

Kosovo vs Australia 31:24 (16:12)


Australia draw with Faroe Islands in first match

Australian team in group huddle before the match
Sun, 21 June 2015

Australia started their IHF Emerging Nations Tournament with a draw against Faroe Islands on Saturday. 

Australia vs Faroe Islands 34:34 (18:16)


National men’s team returns to the international court

Australian pivot Ioannis Niarhakos in action
Mon, 1 June 2015

Australia will take to the court for the first time in an official competition since the team’s spot for the 24th Men’s World Handball Championship in Qatar was reallocated to Germany.


Australia qualifies for Qatar 2015

Sun, 27 April 2014

The Australian Men's national team qualified for their eighth consecutive World Championship, defeating New Zealand, over two games, last weekend in Auckland.

The Aussies have now only...

Australian Men meet Sydney University for a training match

National team player Daniel Kelly shooting at goal
Mon, 14 April 2014

The Australia's Men's team had a final preparation match yesterday, against Sydney University, ahead of the World Championship qualifications for the Oceania region, in New Zealand, on 25 April...

Men's World Championship qualifiers in Auckland

Australia vs New Zealand action shot
Tue, 21 January 2014

The Australian National Men's team will travel to New Zealand to defend their Oceania region championship title, on ANZAC day weekend, and fight to gain a spot into the 2015 Handball World...

Jan Ottosen named National team coach

Jan Ottosen named national team coach
Sat, 21 December 2013
Danish coach Jan Ottosen has been named Australia's national team coach after Taip Ramadani's decided not to renew his contract. Ottosen, who is currently coaching in Faroe Islands, held his first...