Ice Hockey Australaia (IHA) is the nation's governing body for the sport of Ice Hockey.

Established in 1908, IHA is responsible for the promotion and administration of the world's fastest team sport at every level of participation in Australia - from youngesters stepping up onto the ice to compete for the first time, through to senior men and women representing the country in international competition (Able & Para).

  • In addition to organising and overseeing the Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL), Ice Hockey Australia plays a key governance role on behalf of it's Member Associations and affiliated organisations
  • IHA is an AIS-recognised National Sports Organisation (NSO) and has been a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) since 1938.




Ice Hockey Australia exists to deliver world class Ice Hockey experiences for all Australians.

  • Integrity: We do the right thing
  • Community: We are stronger together and a sport for all
  • Excellence: We go above and beyond



Vision & Strategy

To be a national leader in sport and a global leader in Ice Hockey; achieving excellence, demonstrating integrity and building a thriving and inclusive community.

Since 1908, Ice Hockey has played a unique role in the Australian winter sport landscape. A challenging and rewarding sport, Ice Hockey is a great way to promote physical and mental health and wellbeing. As a sport, we are committed to inclusivity and providing opportunities for all ages and levels of ability.


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Our Commitment

Ice Hockey Australia respectfully acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the lands in which we are on. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.

We are committed to a positive future for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and to honor their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country and recognise the role and value of culture.

We are a proudly diverse organisation, who actively celebrates LGBTQIA+ diversity, inclusion, and pride.