The University of Western Australia will host up to 1,200 university students from nine countries in December as part of the 2009 Indian Rim Asian University Games.
UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson and WA Sport and Recreation Minister Terry Waldron will launch the event at the UWA Water Sports Complex this Thursday, June 4.
The Games program will feature 10 sports, including cricket, soccer, tennis, hockey, water polo and rugby 7.
Sailing was also added to the program in April this year as a demonstration event between UWA and Singapore Management University.
WHEN: Thursday June 4, 2009, at 10am
WHERE: UWA Water Sports Complex, Hackett Drive, Crawley
Parking available in car park 23