List of Australian sporting mascots

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Many sporting mascots used as mascots and characters by clubs and teams in Australia and New Zealand are similar to those used around the world. There are, however, quite a number that are unique to these two nations.

The following is a list of notable mascots and characters created specifically for advertising purposes in Australia and New Zealand, listed alphabetically by the club or team they represent.

Australian Football[edit]

Australian Football League[edit]

In 2003, the Australian Football League standardised the club mascots into the Mascot Manor theme.[1] Some, however, have since been replaced.[2]

Cricket[edit]

Big Bash League[edit]

State teams[edit]

Gridiron[edit]

Rugby League[edit]

National Rugby League[edit]

Rugby Union[edit]

Super Rugby[edit]

National Rugby Championship[edit]

Soccer[edit]

A League[edit]

Baseball[edit]

Australian Baseball League[edit]

Basketball[edit]

National Basketball League[edit]

Current Mascots

Former Mascots

Women's National Basketball League[edit]

Other[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Geoff McClure (December 12, 2003). "Meet Jock, Moz, Bruiser". The Age. 
  2. ^ a b Bodey, Michael (October 1, 2011). "Cheers, big ears". The Australian. 
  3. ^ Gold Coast Suns profile[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "AFL club GWS' mascot G-Man draws comparisons with villainous Syndrome from Pixar's The Incredibles". The Daily Telegraph. May 23, 2012. 
  5. ^ [1]

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