– The Bears have announced the signing of Cameron Smith for the 2016 season. Smith has been playing for Army Knights of the Australian Defence Force Ice Hockey Association. The signing follows the recent partnership made between the Bears and the Army Knights back in March. Smith played in his first game for the Bears during the Wilson Cup match against the Ice Dogs on 19 March. For more information see the announcement from the club.
– The Bears have announced that they formed a partnership with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) ice hockey team, the Army Knights for the 2016 season. The Army Knights are part of the ADF Ice Hockey Association and is made up of representatives from the Army, Air Force and Navy. The purpose of the partnership is to help promote ice hockey within the ADF as well as develop emerging talent. The Bears are also offering 50% off tickets for ADF members for the season. For more information see the announcement from the club.