The Australian women's national soccer team is overseen by the governing body for soccer in Australia, Football Federation Australia , which is currently a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the regional ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) since leaving the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) in 2006. The team's official nickname is the Matildas (from the Australian folk song "Waltzing Matilda"), having been known as the Female Socceroos before 1995.
The Australian women's national cricket team represent Australia in international women's cricket. They were nicknamed Southern Stars, but in 2017 this name was dropped and are now known only as the Australian women's cricket team in an attempt to promote gender equality with the men, who have no nickname for their team.The team is currently captained by Meg Lanning and coached by former Victoria and Queensland batsman Matthew Mott.
The Australia women's national field hockey team are, as of January 2019, ranked third in the world. Having played their first game in 1914, and their first Olympic game in 1984 they are one of Australia's most successful sporting teams, boasting three Olympic gold medals (1988, 1996, 2000), two World Cup gold medals (1994, 1998) and four Commonwealth Games gold medals (1998, 2006, 2010, 2014).
The Australian women's national basketball team is nicknamed the Opals, after the brightly coloured gemstone common to the country. From 1994 onwards, the Opals have been consistently competitive and successful having won nine medals at official FIBA international tournaments , highlighted by a gold medal winning performance at the 2006 World Championship in Brazil.
The Australia women's national rugby union team, also known as the Wallaroos, has competed at all Women's Rugby World Cups since 1998, with their best result finishing in third place in 2010. Australian women have been playing rugby since the late 1930s, in regional areas of New South Wales.
The Australia women's national wheelchair basketball team is the women's wheelchair basketball side that represents Australia in international competitions. The team is known as the Gliders.
The following article comprises the results of the Hockeyroos, the women's national field hockey team from Australia, from 2011 until 2015. New fixtures can be found on the International Hockey Federation's results portal.
The following article comprises the results of the Hockeyroos, the women's national field hockey team from Australia, from 2016 until 2020. New fixtures can be found on the International Hockey Federation's results portal.
The following article comprises the results of the Hockeyroos, the women's national field hockey team from Australia, from 2006 until 2010. New fixtures can be found on the International Hockey Federation's results portal.
The Australian wine industry is one the world's largest exporters of wine, with approximately 800 million out of the 1.2 to 1.3 billion litres produced annually exported to overseas markets. The wine industry is a significant contributor to the Australian economy through production, employment, export and tourism.There is a $3.5 billion domestic market for Australian wines, with Australians consuming approximately 500 million litres annually.
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