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Dec 18, 2023

All Ability Sporting Activities in Queensland

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Exercise is vital for healthy living, it can also be a great way to socialise and meet new people. There are a range of sports that offer all ability opportunities in Queensland. The best way to find out whether a sport is right for you is to try it out. To get you started, here is a list of sports that are offered for people of all abilities that you might be interested in giving a go.


Wheelchair basketball is one of the fastest growing sports for people with a disability. It can be a fun social pastime or a highly competitive sport depending on what you are looking for. If classified, players also have the option to compete at regional, state, national and international level, including at the Paralympics.

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Paralympic Sports

The para-sports available for trial include: Para-table tennis, Para-swimming, Para-canoe, Wheelchair tennis, Para-triathlon, Boccia, Goalball, Para-powerlifting, Wheelchair rugby, Wheelchair basketball, Para-archery, Para-cycling, and Para-ice hockey.


Cycling is an inclusive sport for people of all abilities. On a competitive level, it includes four groups of handicaps; blind and visually impaired riders, people with cerebral palsy, locomotors disability and hand cycling. While these are the official handicaps cycling is an accessible sport that anyone can have a go at.  It can also be a very social sport and is a great way to get out and meet new people.






Goalball is a team sport for vision impaired and sighted athletes alike. Working in teams of three, blindfolded participants throw the ball toward the opponent’s goal. While the game has many social and physical benefits, communication, coordination and strategy is required to succeed.


Water skiing

If you or someone you know is a bit of a thrill seeker, waterskiing might just be the sport to try. Most water skiing clubs are willing to help teach people of all abilities how to waterski. This is a fun way to get out and try something active and exciting this summer. Lake Kurwongbah water ski club hosts a come a try day two times per year which is a great way to have a bit of fun trying out the sport and seeing if it might be your new hobby.

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