We are the state sporting association for badminton in Victoria, Australia.
Badminton Victoria exists to represent and support the diverse badminton community in Victoria, to lead and collaborate with our passionate members to bring our strategic pillars to life. The team at Badminton Victoria are committed to leading the way through Our Values – teamwork, inclusion, integrity, innovation, and visibility.
Hello everyone and welcome to the Badminton Victoria website.
This new website represents the Vision and Purpose of Badminton Victoria (BV). With the release of the Strategic Plan 2021-2025, we are looking forward to working with our badminton community. The Strategic Plan has a strong focus on supporting our members and participation in badminton, to develop and grow our sport in popularity from grassroots all the way through to the elite level. We will continue to build on the strong foundation our sport enjoys for an even more vibrant future.
Join us! It does not matter if you are trying badminton for the first time or you have been participating for many years, everyone is welcome to be a part of our growing community. Badminton has been a part of my life since I was 10 years old, it has always provided me with a safe and fun environment, a welcoming community, and lifelong friendships. I am forever grateful for the experiences and opportunities it has given me and because of this, I am humbled and honoured to serve as President.
I believe in Our Values and Our Purpose; it is “our why” and it guides us into the future and prepares us to take on new challenges and opportunities. I am excited about our future, and I hope you are too.
President, Badminton Victoria
Crown Group is a highly successful property development group, with a reputation for building globally leading luxury and hotel apartments. The Crown Group has been a supporter of the Australian Badminton Open.
Commonwealth Games Australia (CGA) is a member-based organisation that administers, controls and coordinates the participation of program sports at the Commonwealth Games every four year. Badminton Australia is extremely proud of its work with CGA and is keen to continue such a great relationship with the staff at CGA into the future.
The Badminton World Federation is the global body responsible for the development of badminton, with a vision to give every child the chance to play badminton, the BWF are key to the success of badminton at any level. Badminton Australia is a member of the BWF. Having supported the development of international tournaments in Australia and the development of athletes to the highest level, BA is very grateful to have the support of the BWF.
Badminton Oceania is the representative for the Badminton World Federation in the Oceania region. They are responsible for the development and progress of badminton within the Oceania region. Badminton Oceania are a great supporter of Badminton Australia and work closely with BA on a regular basis.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) is a non-government, not-for-profit focused on developing youth and sport. The AOC is responsible for the funding, supporting, selection and sending of Australia athletes to the Olympics every four years. The AOC provides significant support to the Australian Badminton Falcons and the Badminton Australia Performance Pathway. Badminton Australia is very thankful and is perpetually excited for Australian badminton players to represent their country Olympic Games.
The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) is the second arm of the Australian Sports Commission, the focus of the AIS is at all aspects of high-performance sport and as a result Badminton’s High-Performance teams work with the leading minds at the AIS. Badminton Australia has been working with the AIS for many years and with a continued focus on high performance excellence, both home and abroad, is excited to continue to work with the AIS long into the future.
Li-Ning is a global leader in sports apparel, with a focus on badminton, Badminton Australia is proud to be partnered with an organisation with such a rich and successful history in sport and for it to support the Australian Badminton Falcons. Li-Ning has supported Olympic medal athletes across the world and continues to push badminton apparel forward.
Sport Australia is an arm of the Australian Sports Commission that is responsible for the broader sport sector. Included in their responsibilities are participation, governance and supporting activities that link to the sport industries growth and sustainability long term. Badminton Australia works closely with Sport Australia in areas of participation, governance and other sport related activities.
YONEX has been a supporter of the sport of badminton globally since 1957 when they produced their first badminton racquets. As the business has expanded so too has their equipment and apparel offerings. YONEX has supported badminton in Australia at all levels for a number of years and badminton Australia is very excited to continue its relationship with an organisation that has been involved in the sport for so long.