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11 April 2018

Virtual reality and mobile app to tackle doping in sport

Visiting the Commonwealth Games Athletes’ Village, Minister McKenzie today launched a world first virtual reality anti-doping testing experience, developed by the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority.

17 August 2017

Ministerial statement: Appointment of new ASADA CEO

 

The Minister for Health and Sport, Greg Hunt, has today announced Mr David Sharpe as the new CEO of ASADA, commencing mid-September.

The full statement from Minister Hunt is below:

28 October 2016

Taking sport integrity to schools

Minister for Health, Sussan Ley, has today launched a suite of lesson plans to help high school students learn about sports integrity topics like doping, match-fixing and illicit drug use.

3 February 2014

Ministerial statament: Former Judge to assist ASADA investigations

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) has engaged a former Federal Court Judge to assist with its anti-doping investigations.

18 November 2012

Ministerial statement: New online tool to fight doping in sport

Minister for Sport Kate Ellis today launched the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority’s (ASADA) new website, which features an online tool to help athletes check medications.

13 August 2012

Ministerial statement: Australia and UK sign historic agreement to beat drug cheats

Australia and the United Kingdom have reached an historic agreement uniting the intelligence and investigation strengths of two of the world’s leading anti-doping organisations to protect the integrity of sport.

31 May 2012

Ministerial statement: New anti-doping message: You Can Never Win Your Reputation Back

A hard-hitting poster showing an athlete injecting a prohibited substance is at the centre of a new anti-doping awareness campaign launched today by the Minister for Sport, Kate Ellis.

23 May 2012

Ministerial statement: Anti-Doping Advisory Group announced

Minister for Sport Mark Arbib today announced appointments to the first advisory group to the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA).

28 April 2012

Ministerial statement: Anti-Doping Authority gets new chief

The Minister for Sport Kate Ellis has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive for the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority.

10 March 2012

Ministerial statement: Australia hosts first international anti-doping intelligence course

The global effort to eliminate doping from sport has been given a boost following the completion of the first international anti-doping intelligence course run by the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA).

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