Volleyball is a team sport played across men's and women's competitions. It is played on an indoor court and games are best of 3 sets. There is a requirement for each team to fulfill duty requirements as per the draw.
Teams will be required to register a minimum squad of 7 players to participate at the EUGs. For teams to avoid a forfeit fine they will be required to field 6 players at the start of their scheduled game time. Teams are able to have 3 players cross accredit from another sport at the EUGs.
Volleyball (Women's only) is a qualification sport for the Australian University Games.
Draws for volleyball will be available online a week prior to EUGs.
Venue: The Forum Sports and Aquatic Centre, Multisport Hall
Address: University Drive, Callaghan 2308
Carpark: Free parking is available in carparks car parks 9, 10, 12 and 13 for the duration of the games. P12 and P13 are the more suitable for Oztag and Volleyball participants. Refer to this map for extra information.
Facilities: Indoor multi sport hall. Students MUST use the toilets and change rooms upstairs only. Amenities on the bottom level are reserved for The Forum members that are external to the Eastern Unigames.
Warm up areas: Perimeters of competition courts may be used for warm up areas. Depending on the draw, competition courts may be available for warm up in between matches.
Surface Type: floorboards
Catering: Cafe is available in The Forum Foyer. Students are not permitted to bring external food supplies into The Forum.
Sports Medicine: A sports medicine representative will be present. Taping with players’ own tape is free, but a fee will apply to use trainers’ tape.
Draws will not be made available until the week before the event, with results made accessible once the event has commenced.
Note that volleyball matches will be best of three sets, played in 1 hour and 15 min time slots.
Results from EUG 2016:
- View draws and results for all sports at the 2016 Eastern University Games
- View final pennant rankings for all sports at the 2016 Eastern University Games
Duties & Uniform
Australian University Sport (AUS) conducts its competitions under the official playing rules and regulations implemented by the national sporting organisation for that sport. However, AUS events are unique and hence there are often variations that are implemented.
Uniform and duty requirements are addressed in the relevent sport rules.