ANU students have the chance to battle it out against other tertiary institutions around Australia throughout the year! From our Black Mountain Battle against the University of Canberra, to even having the chance to compete internationally, there is an opportunity for every athlete to get involved and wear blue and white with pride! 

Unisport Australia

Below is a list of all of the intervarsity competitions facilitated by UniSport Australia for 2020. If you're looking to get a team together, or to join a team competing in one of these competitions, please send an email to jesamine [dot] wheeleratanu-sport [dot] com [dot] au.

Triathlon - Mooloolaba, QLD 15th March

Athletics - Brisbane, QLD 3rd - 5th April: POSTPONED

3x3 Basketball - Canberra, ACT 16th - 17th April: POSTPONED

League of Legends - Sydney, NSW 18th April - 23rd May

Swimming - Sydney, NSW 14th - 17th May: POSTPONED

Indigenous Nationals - Newcastle, NSW 28th June – 2nd July: POSTPONED TO 2021

Distance Running - Gold Coast, QLD, 5th July: POSTPONED

Cheer & Dance - Melbourne, VIC 22nd October

Cross Country - Location TBC, August: POSTPONED TO 2021

Snow - Mt Buller, VIC 6th - 10th September: CANCELLED

Div 1 & Div 2 - Perth, WA 26th September – 2nd October: POSTPONED TO 2021

Golf - Melbourne, VIC 30th September - 3rd October: POSTPONED TO 2021

Surfing - Location TBC, Date TBC

T20 Cricket - Perth, WA 22nd - 26th November

East Intervarsity Multisport Tournament – Sydney, NSW 30th April – 1st May: POSTPONED

East Intervarsity E-Sports – Canberra, ACT 28th - 29th May

East Intervarsity Multisport Tournament – Wollongong, NSW 31st July – 1st August

East Intervarsity International Students Sports Day – Canberra, ACT 8th - 9th August

Black Mountain Battle

The annual Black Mountain Battle pits the Australian National University (ANU) against the University of Canberra (UC) for a series of sports across two days in March. This is a great chance to show your ANU pride in your favourite sport, and to see what Intervarsity Sport is all about!


Wednesday 25th March 2020 @ UC

  • 3x3 Basketball, Badminton, Basketball, Futsal, Netball, Squash, Table Tennis, Volleyball

Thursday 26th March 2020 @ ANU

  • AFL 9's, Football, Hockey, Rugby 7's, Tennis, Touch Football, Ultimate Disc