Competition in the 28 sports will take place across 10 days of the Games, commencing with selected sports and the Opening Ceremony on 21 April 2017 and concluding with final events and the Closing Ceremony on 30 April 2017.

It is free for the public to attend all the sports action across our 48 venues from 21-30 April 2017.

The following summary schedule outlines the proposed dates for each sport competition and discipline. Please refer to sport specific pages for more information about competition venues, formats and schedules.

Download the schedule.

Please note that event dates for some sports have now been updated but are not yet reflected in the below table. Visit the Sports Information Guides page for the most up-to-date competition information and scheduling.

Sports/Events Discipline DAY 01 FRI.
21 April
DAY 02 SAT.
22 April
DAY 03 SUN.
23 April
DAY 04 MON.
24 April
DAY 05 TUE.
25 April
ANZAC Day
DAY 06 WED.
26 April
DAY 07 THU.
27 April
DAY 08 FRI.
28 April
DAY 09 SAT.
29 April
DAY 10 SUN.
30 April
Opening Ceremony   yes                  
Archery Indoor     yes yes   yes yes      
  Field     yes yes   yes yes      
  Target     yes yes   yes yes      
Athletics Cross Country                   yes
  Road   yes                
  Track & Field     yes yes yes yes yes yes yes  
Badminton   yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Baseball   yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Basketball     yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Canoe Canoe Polo               yes yes yes
  Canoe Racing (Marathon)       yes yes          
  Canoe Racing (Ocean ski)         yes          
  Canoe Racing (Sprint)           yes yes yes    
  Canoe Slalom           yes yes      
  Dragon Boat                 yes yes
  Waka AMA (Marathon)       yes yes          
  Waka AMA (Sprint) yes yes yes              
Cycling Mountain Bike       yes            
  Road (Criterium)   yes                
  Road (Road race)                   yes
  Road (Time trial)     yes              
  Track           yes yes yes    
Football     yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Golf         yes   yes yes yes    
Hockey     yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Lawn Bowls     yes yes yes   yes yes yes    
Netball     yes yes yes   yes yes yes    
Orienteering Long Distance (Model)         yes          
  Long Distance (Qualification)           yes yes      
  Long Distance (Final)                 yes  
  Sprint Distance (Model)   yes                
  Sprint Distance (Qualification)     yes              
  Sprint Distance (Final)       yes            
Rowing         yes yes yes yes yes    
Rugby     yes yes yes   yes yes yes yes yes
Sailing Laser     yes yes   yes yes yes    
  Laser Radial     yes yes   yes yes yes    
  Weta     yes yes   yes yes yes    
Shooting Clay Target (American Skeet)           yes        
  Clay Target (Double Barrel)             yes      
  Clay Target (ISSF Trap / Skeet)   yes yes yes            
  Clay Target (Points)               yes    
  Clay Target (Single Barrel)                 yes  
Softball   yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Squash     yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Surf Life Saving     yes yes              
Swimming Open Water                   yes
  Pool yes yes yes yes yes yes yes      
Table Tennis     yes yes yes   yes yes yes yes  
Tennis     yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Touch     yes yes yes yes          
Triathlon                   yes  
Volleyball Beach   yes yes yes yes   yes yes yes yes
  Indoor   yes yes yes yes   yes yes yes yes
Water Polo     yes yes yes yes yes yes      
Weightlifting     yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes  
Closing Ceremony                     yes
The Sports Schedule is subject to change.