The University of Newcastle, Australia


Need a break from the classroom? Then get on the field!

GOALSS (Games for Overseas & Local Students & Staff) is a great sports program based at the Callaghan campus with male and female programs featuring a range of global and Australian sports. It's open to all international and domestic students, as well as university staff, and is a terrific way to make new friends from all walks of life – and all while helping you stay fit and healthy.

The environment is relaxed and social, and includes free refreshments. So don't worry if you're not a champion player - this is all about having FUN!

What sports are offered?


GIRLS' PROGRAM – Soccer, netball and basketball

When are the games played?

BOYS' PROGRAM - Every Thursday, from 4pm to 5.30pm.

GIRLS' PROGRAM – Every Tuesday, from 4pm to 5.30pm.

How do i register?

To sign up for GOALSS, click the below registration link relevant to you and follow the simple online registration form. Once enrolled in the program, you will receive a weekly confirmation email with the weekly game's details.

Click here to register for BOYS' PROGRAM

Click here to register for GIRLS' PROGRAM

See the Get Involved page for more information on programs and activities.