The New South Wales Government has confirmed it has dropped plans for the refurbishment of ANZ Stadium, with AUD800 million (£432 million/$533 million/€480 million) now set to be redirected towards a new fund for job-creating infrastructure projects.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) chief executive Matt Carroll has claimed Queensland's bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games is still ahead of its rivals, despite the candidature being put on hold in response to the coronavirus crisis.
How Australian heroine Ford overcame dopers, her own Government and "traitor" slur to win famous Olympic gold
When Michelle Ford stood on the starting block of lane three for the Olympic 800 metres freestyle final on July 26 1980, she had East Germans to her left and right, in lanes one, four and five. A quick look at the results from the first five days of competition - and at the past two Olympic Games - showed what the Australian teenager was up against.
The Queensland Government has placed its bid to host the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games - headlined by Brisbane - on hold because of the coronavirus crisis, with the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) endorsing the move.
Australian swimmer Shayna Jack has criticised what she claims is a "seriously flawed" anti-doping system and said she is ready to win her fight against her four-year ban after receiving an update on her case from the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
An Honorary Life President role at the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) which John Coates would qualify for has been created at the organisation's Annual General Meeting (AGM).
David Sharpe says he is "honoured" to be appointed as the chief executive of the new Sports Integrity Australia (SIA) unit which opens later this year.
Australia are top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings for the first time in four years after replacing India.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has welcomed the endorsement of "National Principles for the Resumption of Sport and Recreation Activities" which aims to allow for a staged return of community and professional sport.
A taskforce has been established assess the challenges basketball faces in Australia in light of the coronavirus pandemic.
Leanne Cunnold has been named as an Appointed Director on the Board of Australian Taekwondo.
More details have been announced about Australia and New Zealand's joint bid for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup.
John Coates, President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), is taking a voluntary 20 per cent pay cut in response to the coronavirus crisis.
Australian swimmer Shayna Jack is reportedly set to take the stand during her Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) hearing after she appealed her four-year ban for testing positive for a prohibited substance.
Approximately 70 per cent of staff at Football Federation Australia (FFA) have been stood down in response to the coronavirus pandemic.