Cairns Interfaculty Sport

Interfaculty Sport is a FREE sports program where students are eligible to play to represent their enrolled faculty. 

Interfaculty Sport in Cairns is a free program, which consists of 5 sports played on a one day event between 4 faculty teams.

The program was introduced in 2022 with the intention of growing sport on the Cairns Campus as well as creating friendly rivalry amongst faculties.

Faculty Teams

  • Dentistry;
  • Health Sciences;
  • Engineering & Science;
  • Law, Business, Arts, Society and Education


This semester’s Interfaculty Sport event will be played on Saturday August 13 on the JCU Campus from 9am-6pm. 

Sports played

  • Basketball
  • Netball
  • Spikeball
  • 6-a-side Soccer
  • Touch Football


Thanks to the UniSport Australia MyWay Program, this program is free for all students to play.  This is to encourage more students to participate in this sporting competition and to make sports more accessible to all students.

Get Involved

Each faculty team has a male and female sports rep, find them on your faculty page below or email [email protected]





Health Sciences


Engineering & Science


Law, Business, Arts, Society and Education


If you are unsure of which faculty you belong to, click on the Interfaculty Sport Course Allocation HERE

Please remain vigilant and stay COVID safe at your sporting events!

  • Sick? Do not play!: If you have any symptoms of illness including, but not limited to, running nose, coughing, Flu symptoms or nausea please do not come and play.


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