News

  • 2020 World UWH Championship to be held on the Gold Coast

    The 21st World Underwater Hockey Championship will be held on the Gold Coast from Jul 20, 2020 to Aug 1, 2020. You can follow the latest updates on the event's official facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/uwhworlds2020. Here's a preview:


  • UWH features on the BundabergNow community website

    Some of the Bundaberg UWH players featured today in a sports article on the BundabergNow community website. The article includes some still photos and a short video clip of the underwater action taken at the Norville Park Pool yesterday.


  • UWH Restarts at the Norville Pool

    Underwater hockey will restart at the Norville Pool on Wednesday 18th September 2019 at 5:30pm.


  • New Qld fishing regulations come into effect from 1st September 2019.

    Queensland’s new fisheries regulations commenced on 1 September 2019.

    Some of the changes affecting recreational fishers include:

    • a new annual seasonal closure for snapper and pearl perch from 15 July to 15 August
    • increasing the size limit of pearl perch from 35cm to 38cm
    • removing extended charter catch limits for snapper and pearl perch
    • new boat limits for mud crab, prawns, snapper, black jewfish, barramundi, Spanish mackerel, shark, tropical rock lobster and sea cucumber, which hold the operator of the boat responsible for ensuring no more than 2 times the possession limit of these 9 priority black-market species is on board at any time (the boat limit does not apply to charter boats)
    • general possession limit of 20 fish for species without a prescribed possession limit, excluding some bait species
    • reducing the mud crab possession limit from 10 to 7
    • reducing pipi and mollusc limits from 50 to 30

    A more complete list of the changes is detailed in the fact sheet available from the DAF website on Fisheries reform.


  • UWH is in Recess Until September 2019

    The Bundaberg underwater hockey season has now finished as the Norville Park pool prepares to close for winter. Hockey will resume again at the Norville Pool when it re-opens in September. Playing times will be posted closer to the date.