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Canberra Cup partners with KAP7 Water Polo

With the expansion of Canberra Cup in 2019, we are pleased to announce KAP7 Water Polo has come on board as a major sponsor for Canberra Cup 2019.  KAP7 Water Polo supplies quality Water Polo equipment and apparel as well as supporting Water Polo from grassroots to the top professional leagues. Directors of KAP7 Australia… Keep reading →

The Canberra Water Polo Academy training programs will return in July

The Canberra Water Polo Academy (CWPA) training programs will be returning in July 2018. The CWPA Talent Development Squad (TDS) and Junior Dolphins (JD) programs will return after sessions ceased at the end of 2016. Since then, there has been a steep decline in the number of participants entering the sport in Canberra and a… Keep reading →


CWPA January Training Camp  We are excited to release details regarding the upcoming January Training Camp. This camp will be the first for 2016 and the first of many leading into the New Zealand tour. We have 3 Water Polo sessions for each group lined up over the weekend as well as 2x 1.5hr dry… Keep reading →

WATERPOLOOZA Water Polo Festival Returns in 2016

The WATERPOLOOZA Water Polo Festival will return to Canberra for the 2nd edition of the U12 tournament in 2016. After the success of the 2015 tournament Canberra Water Polo Academy is excited to host this tournament over the ANZAC Day long weekend next year. In 2015, 19 teams from all over NSW and the ACT… Keep reading →

Canberra Cup 2015

Canberra Water Polo Academy welcome teams from all over Australia back to Canberra for the annual Canberra Cup. This is the 8th year Canberra Cup has been held with the competition steadily growing over the years. This year’s competition features 33 teams from Victoria, New South Wales and the ACT. Canberra Cup will be played… Keep reading →


Canberra Water Polo Academy is excited to announce the inaugural WATERPOLOOZA Water Polo Festival in April 2015. WATERPOLOOZA is a weekend long U12’s Water Polo competition open to any team or individual player born 2003 or later. It is being held on the ANZAC day weekend which will give players, coaches and parents the opportunity… Keep reading →


Canberra Water Polo Academy will be hosting a January training camp for all CWPA athletes as well as ACT representative teams. It will be our first event for the year and will be a great opportunity for players to get back into the water after a long Christmas break. Southern Sports Academy will be joining us… Keep reading →

Remembering Stuart Heddle

Hi everyone, It is with deep sadness and regret that I’m informing the CWPA family about the passing of Stuart Heddle. Stu was an active parent, manager and coach in the program and in club water polo in the ACT. His passing has shocked the water polo community in the ACT and Australia and on… Keep reading →


Training is complete, bags are being packed, Canberra Water Polo Academy is heading to New Zealand. With 12 teams and over 90 athletes, coaches and officials, this the largest contingent Canberra Water Polo Academy has ever sent to the Pan Pacific Youth Water Polo Festival. Preparations began over 12 months ago with training and the… Keep reading →

Pan Pacs Training Camps

We have a number of training camps coming up in preparation for our Pan Pacs Tour. Please find the details below.   The camps will be held at the Gungahlin Leisure Centre, Tuggeranong and AIS Pools on 21/22 June and 28/29 June 2014.   We are having a Pan Pacs meeting on Saturday 28th June 1-2pm. This… Keep reading →