Melba College’s comprehensive and dynamic sport program has a strong emphasis on participation, social and leadership development, as well as personal best achievement.

Program Features:

Skill development and training programs

Student leadership and coaching opportunities

Interschool sport competition

Annual whole school House competition carnivals: Athletics, Cross-Country, Swimming

Form and year level lunchtime sport competitions

  • All Year 7 and 8 students participate in one Sport Education lesson each week as part of the curriculum program.
  • Students can sign up to try out for participation in a range of sports at the Sport Office.
  • Training usually occurs at lunchtime, before or after school.
Interschool Sport Competition

Students represent the college in the interschool sport competition in sports including athletics, badminton, basketball, cross country, cricket, football (AFL), hockey, netball, soccer, swimming, table tennis, tennis and volleyball.

The college is affiliated with School Sport Victoria (SSV).  At Maroondah Division level students compete against [list schools].

Successful individuals and teams can progress onto Region and State level competition.

Additional Opportunities

Depending on student interests a range of additional activities are offered. These have included:



Mountain bike orienteering


Students on both campuses enjoy the usual sporting facilities such as gym, ovals etc, but for 2018 students and parents should  expect an exciting announcement about sporting facilities at Melba College!