Welcome to Wrestling Australia

Wrestling Australia Inc is the Peak Australian (National) Sporting Organisation for the Olympic sport of wrestling in Australia.


We exist to develop wrestling in Australia, both Freestyle and Greco-Roman (for men) and Freestyle (for women) as well as the non-Olympic Beach Wrestling and SOMBO and Indigenous styles of Wrestling.


The associations role is to encourage and develop the widest participation and highest proficiency in the sport of Olympic Wrestling within Australia.

Through the development of coaches and officials,the association provides leadership to the sport and enables the states of Australia the ability to coordinate programs and activities.


Please have a look through the website, to find information on the sport of Wrestling, latest results and upcoming competitions.

Latest News

Nick Verreyne aiming for Rio Olympics. See article here

Lubo Hofr awarded as best coach
At the recent 2015 ONOC Congress in Fiji John Saul Vice President of Wrestling Australia received the award on behalf of Australian National Coach Lubo Hofr for Best Coach at the 2015 Oceania Wrestling Championships from Marshall Islands NOC Executive Director Terry Sasser and United World Wrestling regional Development Officer for Oceania Ethan Lake.

Wrestling Australia has been asked to present the trophy and extend the congratulations of the 2015 Oceania Championships Organising Committee to Coach Hofr at their next major Tournament.