Kookaburras (men’s team)

The Kookaburras, the Australian men’s hockey team

The Kookaburras can be regarded as the most consistently successful Australian sports team over the past two decades and for more than 30 years have been ranked among the top four nations in the world.A free-flowing, exciting brand of attacking hockey is a hallmark of the Kookaburras. The Australian men have won a medal at every Olympic hockey tournament since the 1992 Games in Barcelona and in total, since first competing in the Melbourne Olympic Games of 1956, have amassed nine Olympic medals. Australia’s men have won every one of the six Commonwealth Games hockey tournaments to date and are one of only three nations ever to win two men’s World Cup crowns back-to-back.