The Canberra Pirates have announced the appointment of Ben Pearce to the position of assistant coach. Pearce will work under head coach Donald MacDonald. For more information see the announcement from the club.
Western Australia have announced their intention to form a team for the 2019 Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series. Western Australia previously competed in 2016 under the name of Western Australian Hawkettes and in 2017 simply as Western Australia and won the 2017 regular season and playoffs. For more information see the Women’s Ice Hockey Western Australia.