Pickleball Association of NSW


PANSW hosts a variety of competitive events for pickleball players, including leagues and tournaments. Our competitions cater to players of all ages and skill levels. This ensures that everyone, regardless of age, experience or ability, has the chance to participate. Whether you're a seasoned player or just starting out, there's a place for you to challenge yourself, improve your skills, enjoy the fun of competing and make new friends.

More on Tournaments

More on Leagues

Competition Software:
The competition software used by both NSW and the rest of the pickleball community in Australia is Pickleball Brackets. Making an online account is free. Competitor ratings are calculated using this software.

Make a free Pickleball Brackets Acct

Current Australian Pickleball Tournaments on Pickleball Brackets

A competitors skill level is given a rating so they can compete in events with other players at the same skill level. Ratings start at 1.0  and go through to 6.0. The higher the number the higher the skill of the player.
More on Ratings

This is a process conducted by Pickleball Association of Australia (PAA). It is a means of standarising tournaments across Australia.
More on Sanctioning

There are two types of officials who work at tournaments: referees and line judges. Both referees and line judges are an important part of tournament play.
More on Officials