SportsLink Dives into Partnership with Water Polo WA

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Water Polo WA is excited to announce a new partnership with SportsLink Travel, a leading agency specialising in sports travel management.

With offices in Australia and New Zealand, plus agents around the world, SportsLink Travel provides travel and tours for thousands of sportspeople and fans every year.

This collaboration aims to enhance the travel and event experiences for our athletes, coaches, officials, families and fans, providing tailored travel solutions. Focusing on Olympic and amateur sports, SportsLink Travel has official partnerships with more than 35 State and National Sporting Organisations to provide travel management services for athletes, teams and staff. They also arrange supporter tours to major events, including Olympic & Commonwealth Games, World Championships and professional leagues around the world. In addition to the services to our partners, we also provide inbound and outbound tours for sporting groups, schools and clubs from Australia and overseas.

SportsLink Travel brings a wealth of expertise in managing travel logistics for sports teams and events, ensuring smooth and efficient travel arrangements.

Key Highlights of the Partnership:

  • Tailored Travel Packages: SportsLink Travel will offer customised travel packages for athletes, teams, and supporters, including flights, accommodation, and ground transportation.
  • Seamless Travel Management: SportsLink Travel will provide end-to-end travel management services, handling all logistics to ensure a hassle-free experience.
  • Event Support: Comprehensive support for organising and managing sports events, including accommodation selection and booking, and transportation coordination.

Ben Haywood, Chief Executive Officer of Water Polo WA, expressed enthusiasm about the partnership, stating, “We are thrilled to partner with SportsLink Travel, a leader in sports travel management. This collaboration will significantly benefit our members by providing convenient and cost-effective travel solutions, allowing them to focus on their performance and enjoy their sporting journey.”

SportsLink Travel’s CEO, Paul Kelly, also commented on the partnership, saying, “SportsLink Travel is very excited to partner with Water Polo WA. We have recently set up an office in Perth to grow our existing partnerships with the WA sporting community and the teams based here. SportsLink has worked with Water Polo groups in the past, including the first ever Australian Youth Water Polo Championships, so it’s great timing to get back involved with WA hosting the event in 2025”

The partnership is effective immediately, and detailed information on how members can access these benefits will be communicated through Water Polo WA’s official channels.

For more information about the partnership and the available travel packages, please email or visit  SportsLink Website.

About Water Polo WA:

Water Polo WA is the governing body for Water Polo in Western Australia, dedicated to promoting the sport at all levels and supporting athletes, officials, coaches, and enthusiasts. Through strong governance, competitions, training programs, and community initiatives, Water Polo WA aims to foster a thriving sporting community.

About SportsLink Travel:

SportsLink Travel is a leading travel agency specialising in sports travel and event management. With a focus on providing comprehensive travel solutions and exceptional service, SportsLink Travel is dedicated to making sports travel seamless and enjoyable for athletes, teams, and fans.

Media Contact:

Benjamin Haywood
Chief Executive Officer
Water Polo WA
93587 7555

Shane Tonkin
Commercial Manager
SportsLink Travel
0408 902 334