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MUPolo in 2011

Welcome to what is promising to be yet another exciting year for the Melbourne University Water Polo Club. 2011 brings with it new members and new competitions which MUPolo is proud to have teams competing and representing the club in.

Renewing your/Becoming a MUPolo Member in 2011

This year the club has made it even easier for previous & new members to join with our club membership forms being available for download from the clubs website, as well as an online credit card payment system which will be available through the clubs website in the coming days.

If you intend to renew your membership in 2011, please go to the clubs website and download the relevant form, then email it back to us or bring it to our first training session on the 28th of February.

MUPolo Membership Rates for 2011

As with each year there has been a small increase in membership rates to cover additional competitions being entered, training sessions and social events throughout 2011. The full membership in 2011 will cover all training sessions for the year, fully comprehensive player insurance (for both games & training), invites to all social events held throughout 2011, and will make you eligible for selection in all MUPolo water polo teams. The rates for 2011 are as follows:

  • Melbourne University Student Membership = $60.00
  • Non-Melbourne University Student Membership = $85.00
  • Non-Student Membership = $100.00

In addition to these memberships, the club also has a Social Membership which covers the first three training sessions of the year for only $20.00


MUPolo will be recommencing our Monday evening training at the South Yarra Sports Centre (679 chapel St, South Yarra) on Monday the 28th of February.

Men’s and Women’s training times will remain the same as previous years:

  • Women train from 7:30pm through to 8:45pm
  • Men train from 8:30pm through to 10:00pm


Depending on membership numbers, MUPolo will be entering four Men’s teams and two Women’s teams in the Victorian Water Polo Summer & Winter Competitions held during 2011. In addition to this MUPolo will be sending a representative Men’s & Women’s team to represent the University of Melbourne at the Australian University Games in September.

MUPolo has also entered a Men’s and Women’s team in this weekend Brighton Baths Fast Fives Water Polo Tournament. Spots in the teams are limited however if you wish to play please email me back and I will try my best to include you in the relevant team.


The MUPolo website will soon have a merchandise store which will allow all club members and members of the public to purchase club merchandise such as bathers, jackets, singlets, t-shirts and other items. Stay tuned for when the store opens.

O-Week Clubs & Societies Day

MUPolo will have a table set up at the Melbourne University Clubs & Societies Day of Thursday the 24th of February, so if you are on campus during the day please pop by, say hello & sign up for 2011.

Thanks and if you have any questions regarding the club in 2011, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Ben Yeo

Melbourne University Water Polo Club
Mob: 0403 351 836

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