Skate Australia is the National Sporting Organisation for Skate Sports including Skateboarding, recognised by Sport Australia, the Australian Olympic Committee and the international federation, World Skate.
Founded in 1962, Skate Australia works in partnership with its affiliated State Skating Associations to bring together the diverse and active sports of Artistic Skating, Inline Downhill, Inline Freestyle, Inline Hockey, Inline Speed, Rink Hockey, Roller Derby, Roller Freestyle, Skateboarding Downhill and Street Luge, Skateboarding Vert and the Olympic Disciplines of Skateboarding Park and Street.
The sport is governed by a conference of all states and territories which elect a board of five Directors to the Skate Australia Board with a vision to promote and support the development of skate sports at all levels.
The Board is supported by a full time Executive Director. Check out the the team here.