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Applications for the 2023 knockout competition close on

Tuesday 20 December 2022.

(Late entries are open until Friday 3 February 2023)

The state primary school knockout competitions for

NSW Public Schools are run and managed by the 

NSW Primary Schools Sports Association (NSWPSSA).

Draws and submission

Please note: Competition draws and details for the submission of results are available via links in the sport-specific sections below



2023 NSWPSSA knockout competition

Entries close on the last Friday of Term 4 each year.

2023 Small Schools knockout competition

Entries for the 2023 Small Schools knockout competition (for schools with enrolments <100) close on Thursday 6 April 2023.

Submission of results

To submit the result of your knockout match please email the state knockout convener of the relevant sport. Direct email links for each state knockout convener and/or other instructions can be found in the relevant sections below. Results or protests must be lodged within three (3) days of the match. 

School login links

Yes, I know my school's DASH login information: 

NSWPSSA Knockout Competition registration

No, I need my school's DASH login information sent to the school email address:

NSWPSSA Knockout Competition registration


To enter the current state-wide knockout competition:

To register for NSWPSSA Knockout competitions  you will need to login with your school’s main contact email address (such as

Your school account has already been setup.

If you do not have your password recorded please go to NSWPSSA Knockout Competition registration.

Upon successful login click the 'apply for school based competition' on your dashboard. 

Select the competitions your school wishes to register and click 'create application'. A confirmation email will be sent to your school email address listing the competitions you are entered into.

You may log back into Dash with your school account at a later date to withdraw or register for further applications.

For information regarding the finals series use the sport specific drop downs below.



Specific sports

Links to draws, rules and contact information can be found within the show/hides below.


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