Wikipedia:WikiProject Australian sports

The WikiProject Australian sports is a project to better organise information in articles related to sport in Australia.

Articles maintained by this WikiProject are grouped in Category:WikiProject Australian sports articles by using the sports=yes parameter within the {{WP Australia}} template. Articles more relevant to descendant projects use their own parameters. sports-importance={top|mid|high|low} can be used to rate the importance of the article to the WikiProject.

Usage: {{WP Australia|sports=yes|sports-importance=???}}

Scope edit

Project Unassessed
Unassessed Australian sports articles 18
Australian Rules 0
Baseball 0
Basketball 0
Football (Soccer) 1
Gridiron 0
Motorsport 0

The scope of this project includes any articles related to sport in, of or by Australia.

Topics that fall within this scope include:

  • Leagues, Racing administration boards, sports governing bodies.
  • Major competitions and races.
  • Sporting clubs, teams, associations.
  • Stadiums, racecourses and sporting locations.
  • Players, coaches, executives, media personalities, horse trainers, jockeys, horses, etc.

Article alerts edit

Articles for deletion

Good article nominees

Featured article reviews

Articles to be merged

Articles for creation

Parentage edit

The parents of this WikiProject are:

Descendant WikiProjects edit

The descendant WikiProjects are :

Sub-pages of Australian sports:

See Wikipedia:WikiProject Council/Directory/Culture/Sports#Australian sports for an up-to-date list

Tasks edit


Participants edit

Userbox usage: {{User WP Austsports}}

We need coverage of more sports. Please add your name if you're interested.

Active (at least one edit in 30 days) edit

  • Karyasuman - mostly Cricket, particularly focussing on Big Bash League at the moment
  • Alza08 - Football (soccer), cricket, Rugby, AFL, tennis
  • Chuq - Football (soccer), cricket, various meta pages (naming, tables, maps, etc)
  • DaGizza - Cricket, Rugby, AFL, hockey, tennis (for the moment)
  • DaHuzyBru - Basketball
  • Figaro - Olympics, Commonwealth Games
  • Hawkeye7 - Roller Derby
  • HiLo48 - Almost any sport, with more emphasis on the Aussie Rules side of the Barassi Line
  • Ianblair23 - Olympics, Commonwealth Games, swimming, Rugby League
  • Macosal - Football (soccer), cricket, tennis, swimming, rugby union, several others
  • Malo95 - Handball
  • Moondyne - Cricket, AFL, Hockey, Swimming, Olympics, national and state teams, historical figures
  • NickGibson3900 - Athletics, Olympics and Crciket
  • Perry Middlemiss - Cricket, AFL
  • Sellyme - Pretty much everything, but mostly AFL and soccer.
  • Sportygeek - Paralympic sport, swimming, triathlon (and paratriathlon)
  • Boneso (talk) - Shooting sports, currently Aislin Jones, skeet shooter. I can't ordinarily guarantee an edit every 30 days, assign me a task and I might just make it.
  • GCunknown - AFL, NRL and Cricket
  • Dylan.ingleby - Basketball
  • Oronsay - Olympics, Commonwealth Games
  • WDM10 - Most sports but especially rugby league, football (soccer) and Aussie rules
  • Madspalmer

Inactive users edit

Tools edit

Main tool page:
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.