The Western Sydney Academy of Sport’s Digital Realty Netball Program provides development opportunities for talented young athletes in the western Sydney region. In partnership with Netball NSW (NNSW) the program provides opportunities for pre-elite netballers in the areas of technical skill, education and personal development, preparing athletes for the next level of elite sport representation.

Duration: February – October

Venues: Blacktown Leisure Centre Stanhope Centre – Stanhope Gardens

The Program comprises of technical development, athlete education, sports science, fitness elements and personal development opportunities for Academy scholarship holders. The Program aims to prepare athletes for progression to higher levels of individual performance and achievement, specifically selection into U17 and U19 State squads and NSWIS/AIS squads.

Athletes will have the opportunity to compete at the Your Local Club Academy Games and Orange Netball Tournament.

There are no costs associated with submitting a nomination form however an athlete levy of $400 is payable by all athletes who are accepted into the Academy program.



Nominations for the Digital Realty Netball program have now closed.

Trials for the 2019 program squad have been completed and names of the selected athletes have been submitted to Netball NSW for their ratification.

Once Netball NSW have signed off on the selected athletes their names will be posted on the Digital Reality Netball page. (Click here)


Netball Information Booklet 2019

Netball Flyer