Press Release – IHA appoints new President and Vice President

Ice Hockey Australia (IHA) Organisation Update – Mr Grove Bennett appointed as new President and Dr Ryan O’Handley appointed as new Vice President Sydney Australia – Ice Hockey Australia (IHA) is pleased to announce Mr Grove Bennett as President and Dr Ryan O’Handley as Vice President of the Board of Directors effective 14th September 2021…. Read more »


IHA requires a highly motivated and organised individual to oversee and coordinate our National Championships. IHA is seeking to appoint a National Tournaments Director to coordinate and supervise all IHA National Championships. This position reports to the IHA Board and requires extensive communication and a strong working relationship with the IHA Board and our Member… Read more »

Cancellation of National Championships 2021

Over the past 6 months, Ice Hockey Australia has had numerous meetings with our State Members and Presidents to try and find a way to run our national championships in this ongoing COVID-19 environment. Last night another meeting was held where five of our State Members made the difficult decision that they are not able… Read more »

News from the IHA Board – August 2021

Contents: 1. Board message 2. Para Ice Hockey Major Grant – New Equipment 3. SportAus Sport Volunteering National Plan 4. Australian National Team Coaching Staff Extensions 5. 2021 Goalie Coaching Symposium (7 & 8 August 2021) 6. AGM announcement 7. Provide feedback Dear members, As you read this update from the Board, the majority of… Read more »

News from the IHA Board – July 2021

Contents: 1. Board message 2. World Para Ice Hockey Meeting 3. Women Leaders in Sport 4. Upcoming roles at IHA 5. IHA Annual General Meeting 6. Provide feedback Dear members, On 10 June 2021, IHA hosted a President’s telecon where each Member Association (MA) provided an update on hockey in their State/Territory. The pandemic is… Read more »