Current News

The most recent media statements, Ministerial media statements and blogs.

3 October 2015

There have been several media stories over the past couple of weeks involving the near tragic and disturbing claims of misuse of prescription medication by current and former athletes.

1 October 2015

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has published the

22 September 2015

WADA has launched the latest instalment of its

18 September 2015

The Herald Sun story published on 18 September 2015 headed, ‘North’s Spark is legal’ gives the wrong impression that the supplement product has ASADA’s approval.

11 September 2015

When Australian athletes next head online to complete their anti-doping education they will have access to one of the best eLearning courses available in the country ...

14 August 2015
Ahead of the eleventh All Africa Games in the Republic of Congo, WADA caught up with former Ghanaian long jump/triple jump specialist and WADA Athlete
12 August 2015

Following several media reports regarding the substance Actovegin, there has been a high level of interest on what the status of Actovegin is in sport.

30 July 2015

On 29 July 2015, the Australia Football League confirmed it had issued infraction notices to Lachlan Keefe and Josh Thomas of the Collingwood Football Club.

21 July 2015

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) notes Stephen Dank’s decision to appeal his lifetime ban to the AFL’s Appeal Board.

9 July 2015

In the lead up to the Lifesaving World Championships—Rescue 2016, the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) visited the Australian Life Saving Team camp on the Sunshine Coast to present a