Melbourne Netball Blog

Melbourne Netball Blog

How Melbourne Social Netball Has Changed the Face of Netball

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Netball is not only a popular sport because it’s fun; many get into it because it’s a great workout and opportunity for social interaction. Also, with the rise of mixed netball in Melbourne, the sport’s dynamics have made the sport more enjoyable Read More

Find Your Place in a Melbourne Netball Team

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Engaging in some form of physical activity every day is important for a number of reasons.

The most direct positive impact that staying active creates is improved health — when you go for regular walks, run around the neighbourhood, Read More

Take Note of These Updated Netball Umpiring Rules

Friday, July 7, 2017

In August 2015, the International Netball Federation updated the official Rules of Netball. These changes were implemented in all Netball Australia-associated events and competitions from January 1, 2016.

If you’re currently playing netball Read More

How Many Players on a Netball Team Should There Be?

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Netball is one of the most exciting sports to watch because it makes use of a lot of skills that are not required for other sports. It’s also faster paced than other games, which a lot of sports fans actually prefer.

In 2016, the International Netball Read More

How Many Players in a Netball Team? New Rules to Remember

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Netball is a much-loved sport in Australia — and why wouldn’t it be? It’s fast, it’s exciting, and it brings together skillful players from all walks of life. In Melbourne alone, you’re sure to find several teams frequently engaging in Read More

How Long is a Netball Game?

Friday, April 7, 2017

So much has been said about the rule amendments implemented by the International Netball Federation (INF) for the standard netball game and how the most noticeable change is how fast the game is played.

Does this mean that the game will Read More

How Long Does A Netball Game Go For?

Thursday, April 6, 2017

One of the most common questions asked by people interested in playing netball is “How long does a netball game go for?”

According to official netball rules, a match is comprised of four quarters. Each quarter will have a playing duration Read More