Australian Para Ice Hockey Association Joins Ice Hockey Australia

Ice Hockey Australia (IHA) is pleased to announce that the Australian Para Ice Hockey Association (APIHA) has now joined IHA by mutual agreement. Excitingly, the change creates the opportunity for para ice hockey players to represent Australia at world championships. It is also expected that this will reduce costs for para ice hockey, assist with… Read more »

IHA to host a Virtual National Officiating Seminar

Ice Hockey Australia is pleased to announce the inaugural Virtual National Officiating Seminar. The seminar will be hosted between 11:00 am – 4:00 pm EST on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 February 2021 via Microsft Teams. The seminar will cover the following topics: Four Official System Game Management IIHF World Juniors Review Interference On The… Read more »

Ice Hockey Australia Announces Tarah Rocha as Executive Officer

Ice Hockey Australia (IHA) is pleased to announce Tarah Rocha’s appointment as the new Executive Officer, who will assist in all administrative duties associated with the sport’s future growth and development. Tarah is an accomplished executive and business manager with national and international business operations experience, including administration, IT, and human resources. Key outcomes in… Read more »

Ice Hockey Australia: 2021 Anti-Doping Policy

Ice hockey Australia has recently approved it’s 2021 Anti-Doping Policy which came into effect on 1 January 2021. The ice hockey anti-doping policy is consistent with the Australian National Anti-Doping Policy and can be found on the Sport Integrity Australia website.  All members, participants and non-participants in the sport of ice hockey are bound by… Read more »

Vale Dave Cunningham

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dave Cunningham, another Legend of Australian Ice Hockey and IHA Life Member. Dave passed away on October 20th. Our condolences to his family and friends.   Dave Cunningham, a Champion Blackhawks Ice Hockey Club player, Coach and a member of the 1960 Australian Ice… Read more »