UNSW are the first university in Australia to launch a specific strategy for women's sport. The UNSW 2025 Women's Sport and Active Recreation Strategy was launched in March 2020, and is commonly known as the UNSW Active Women Strategy, you can download and read the strategy by clicking here  Active Women Strategy 

The UNSW Active Women Strategy was a global finalist in 2021 for the FISU (International University Sport Federation) Gender Equality Award.

The strategy builds upon the SHE CAN program run by Arc Sport @ UNSW, and has received significant support and guidance from the NSW Office of Sport and aligns with the state-wide Her Sport Her Way Strategy

Stage 2 (2023-205) is currently being developed and will be released in Autumn 2023. 




Latest Updates
Panel discussion at the AFL Schools Launch
The strategy was designed by teachers, for teachers and will encourage students to become more active and engaged
Two images of Sophie Fawns, one serious in Swifts uniform, one smiling in casual clothes
For UNSW Science first year student Sophie Fawns, 2022 has been anything but typical. Netball's rising star opens up on a remarkable and emotionally charged year