The ANZ Championship is brought to you by generous and enthusiastic sponsors, who ask only that netball fans
give them first option when making life's large and small purchasing decisions.



The competition Naming Rights Sponsor has made history with the largest sponsorship deal in women’s sport in Australasia. The partnership with ANZ lifts the competition to semi-professional status - a milestone for the sport of netball.  ANZ has a long history of supporting Australian and New Zealand sports and communities and has an established association with women's sport for the past eight years through the ANZ Ladies Masters.


Already a leading supporter of Australian netball, GM Holden is proud to sponsor the ANZ Championship, in particular the Holden Captiva Most Valuable Player awards. (Click the link below to find out how to vote and enter the draw to win yourself a Holden Captiva SX.) 
The Holden name has been associated with transportation in Australia since James Alexander Holden established a saddlery business in Adelaide in 1856.

Today Holden manufactures a range of vehicles and engines to meet Australia's motoring needs in the 21st century.
Holden Captiva MVP


Fisher & Paykel Appliances is delighted to build on its highly successful 12-year relationship with grass roots and elite netball in New Zealand by supporting the first trans-Tasman netball competition, the ANZ Championship.

Fisher & Paykel Appliances designs, manufactures and markets a range of innovative household appliances developed with a commitment to technology, design, user friendliness and environmental awareness.
Founded in 1934, the company has grown from humble beginnings to become one of New Zealand’s most enduring and successful businesses, with a strong presence in markets around the world.



Continuing a long tradition of support for premier women's sport, Allied Pickfords is proud to be the Official Umpire Sponsor of the ANZ Championship in 2008 and again in 2009.  
Allied Pickfords is the market leader in furniture removals in both Australia and New Zealand, moving tens of thousands of families and businesses annually. Allied Pickfords' corporate principles of hard work, commitment to achieve and mutual respect closely mirror the core values of netball umpiring at the highest level. If you are planning a home move, across the street, interstate or internationally, Allied Pickfords would be very pleased to handle the packaging and transport of your precious possessions.

Click here to request a move quote from Australia

Click here to request a move quote from New Zealand


GILBERT, already synonymous with Rugby Union around the world, has quickly positioned itself as the world’s leading netball brand. GILBERT is now the Official Ball Supplier to the world’s top three netball-playing nations – Australia, New Zealand and Jamaica – as well as IFNA (International Federation of Netball Associations).

GILBERT has a long and proud history of innovative ball technology that has ensured its market-leading status since 1823. The first GILBERT netball range was launched in the 1990s and by adapting ball engineering principles from its rugby products GILBERT created the best performing netball grip pattern available. GILBERT is owned and operated globally by GRAY-NICOLLS Sports.


ASICS is proud to be the Official On-court Apparel, Footwear and Merchandise Supplier to the ANZ Championship.  ASICS has been a key sponsor of netball in New Zealand and Australia for many years, the most publicly known being their apparel sponsorship of the Australian Netball Team and the Silver Ferns. 
See the official ASICS ANZ Championship team apparel & suppliers list here.






Linen and Manchester are used by everybody, everyday. Established in 1985, Lorraine Lea Linen combines classic designs and the latest fashion trends with something to suit every room of the home.
Lorraine Lea Linen is an Australian owned and operated Party Plan company which has grown from very humble beginnings to become an international success story. Sponsorship of Australasia's most popular female sport is a logical connection. 
The company is also a proud sponsor of Netball Australia. Lorraine Lea was named Best National Retailer 2008 by the Manchester, Manufacturers, Importers, Retailers Association of Australia.




San Remo is the Official Ball Sponsor for the 2009 ANZ Championship. The company also works in partnership with Netball Australia to promote healthy eating in conjunction with exercise.
San Remo has epitomised the culture and tradition of pasta making since its inception in 1936, when it was founded by Luigi Crotti, father of the present Chairman. Today, it remains a privately owned 100% Australian company.





In 2009, the ANZ Championship in Australia will be broadcast free to air on Network Ten, both on their standard definition channel (Channel 10) as well as their high-definition channel (HD ONE). The ANZ Championship is excited by this move and the increased coverage this will bring to the Australian market. Click here (PDF document) for more information on this exciting partnership.


SKY Television is New Zealand’s pre-eminent Pay TV operator, offering a wide range of sports, movies, music, on-demand and general content across more than 100+ channels. SKY’s channel line-up includes 7 sports channels. As host broadcaster in New Zealand, SKY Television will provide live and delayed coverage of all 69 matches, as well as highlights and a dedicated netball show, On Court, hosted by Anna Stanley and Katherine Harby-Williams.  SKY is excited to gain the rights to this event due to the huge interest in netball throughout New Zealand and looks forward to providing coverage of the ANZ Championship again in 2009.

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