Ice Hockey NSW (IHNSW) is the governing body for hockey in NSW, operating under Ice Hockey Australia (IHA). IHNSW is responsible for administering competitions, player & official registration & insurance, training and operation of on & off ice officials.


IHNSW runs winter competitions for club teams from children through to adults across Sydney, Central Coast & Hunter areas. There are smaller amounts of club competitions over summer. IHNSW also runs NSW state teams in national level tournaments held in various age groups across Australia. [IHNSW Age/Division Info


At higher levels beyond club level, East Coast Super League (ECSL) is solely administered by IHNSW. Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL), Australian Junior Ice Hockey League & Australian Womens Ice Hockey League (AWIHL) competitions are run by IHA in conjunction with the state associations including IHNSW. AIHL is also governed by the AIHL Commission.



2018 Information


Tryouts for various teams are in progress. The 2018 IHNSW Club hockey season commencement date will be advised shortly. (2017’s season commenced on Saturday March 18). Latest information for each team is listed for your convenience. Visit the club website for further information.



Blacktown Flyers

  • Rink: Penrith Ice Palace
  • Colours: Orange, White, Black
  • Age Groups/Divisions: Atom, Pee Wee, Bantam, Midget, Seniors, Womens
  • [Facebook]




Canterbury Ice Hockey Club

  • Rink: Canterbury Ice Rink
  • Primary Colours: Black, Yellow, White
  • Age Groups/Divisions: Mites, Atom, Pee Wee, Bantam, Midget, Womens, Buccaneers (Senior Div 1), Kings (Senior Div 1), Chiefs (Senior Div 2), Falcons (Senior Div 2), Ice Cubes (Senior Div 2), Penguins (Senior Div 2), Blackhawks (Senior Div 4)
  • [Website]



Ice Zoo Ice Hockey Club

  • Rink: Ice Zoo
  • Primary Colours: TBA
  • Age Groups/Divisions: Atoms, Squirts, Peewee
  • Debut season as an IHNSW club. 
  • [Website] [Facebook]

Newcastle North Stars

  • Rink: Hunter Ice Skating Stadium
  • Colours: Red, White, Blue
  • Age Groups/Divisions: Atoms, Pee Wees, Bantam, Midgets, Womens, Senior Div 1
  • Also play in East Coast Super League (ECSL) & Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL) competitions under separate structures [ECSL Info] [AIHL Info]
  • [Website]




Liverpool Saints

  • Rink: Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink
  • Colours: Blue, Yellow, White
  • Age Groups/Divisions: Atoms, Pee Wees, Bantam, Midget, Seniors (Div 1 – 4), Womens
  • [Website] [Facebook]




Norwest Emperors

  • Rink: To Be Advised (possibly Erina Ice Arena)
  • Colours: Green, Black, White, Yellow
  • Age Groups/Divisions: Mites, Atom, Pee Wees, Bantam, Midget, Seniors (Div 1-4)
  • [Facebook]




Penrith Phantoms

  • Rink: Penrith Ice Palace
  • Colours: Purple, White
  • Age Groups/Divisions: Seniors (Div 1-4). 
  • [Facebook]


Sydney Bears

  • Rink: Macquarie Ice Rink
  • Colours: Red, Black, White
  • Age Groups/Divisions: Mites, Atom, Pee Wees, Bantams, Midgets, Womens, Seniors (Div 1-4)
  • Also plays in Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL) competition under separate structure [AIHL Info]
  • [Website] [Facebook]



Page last updated 15 February 2018