Vixens & Magpies

In 2008 the Trans-Tasman competition replaced the National Netball League. 5 teams from New Zealand and 5 teams from Australia competed for the ANZ Trans-Tasman Championship.Victoria's team in this competition was the Melbourne Vixens, replacing the Melbourne Phoenix & Kestrals.

In 2017 the new (click for link) SUNCORP SUPER NETBALL LEAGUE commences. Eight teams from across Australia will now compete including 2 teams from Victoria:

  • Melbourne Vixens
  • Collingwood Magpies (new)
  • Adelaide Thunderbirds
  • NSW Swifts
  • Giants Netball (new)
  • West Coast Fever
  • Queensland Firebirds
  • Sunshine Coast Lightning (new)

The Nine Network will televise matches LIVE every week (Saturday evenings) and players will receive significant match payments.

Click on the links below for the 2 Victorian club websites.

    Vixens logo                   Collingwood Magpies

Melbourne Vixens                     Collingwood Magpies

Boroondara Express (Genesis) players who have been affiliated with the National Netball League teams include:

Kate Eddy Vixen > Swifts 2018
Matilda Garrett Magpie 2018
Samantha Gooden Magpie   current training partner
Emma Ryde Vixen 2018
Jo Weston Vixen 2018
Erin Hoare Vixen  
Kara Richards Vixen  
Wendy Jacobsen Vixen > Magpie  current specialist coach
Julie Corletto Vixen  
Ashlee Howard Vixen  
Kasey Stanaway        Vixen  
Kathleen Knott    Vixen  
Rebecca Bulley Vixen > Giants