Comings and goings in preparation for the 2018/19 WNBL season. Last updated 13 February 2018.
“Presumed Re-signed” means the player was not on the WNBL Free Agents’ List published on 5 February 2018.
Listed as Free Agents: Abby Bishop, Sara Elsworthy, Ruth Hamblin , Jessica Good, Laura Hodges, Shannon McKay, Vanessa Panousis
Presumed Re-Signed: Chelsea Brook, Aimee Clydesdale, Anneli Maley, Lauren Nicholson, Natalie Novosel , Colleen Planeta , Nicole Seekamp
Off-season Overseas: Ruth Hamblin (FRA: Tango Bourges)
Listed as Free Agents: Rachel Banham , Kelsey Griffin, Ahlise Hurst, Ashleigh Karaitiana , Betnijah Laney , Heather Oliver, Jess Rennie, Gabrielle Richards, Ebony Rolph, Ashleigh Spencer, Kara Tessari, Maddison Wild
Presumed Re-Signed: Nadeen Payne
Off-season Local: Bendigo Braves SEABL (Nadeen Payne, Ashleigh Karaitiana , Kara Tessari, Maddie Wild, Ahlise Hurst, Gabrielle Richards)
Off-season overseas: Connecticut Sun WNBA (Kelsey Griffin, Betnijah Laney )
Listed as Free Agents: Rachel Antoniadou, Isobel Anstey, Sara Blicavs, Stephanie Blicavs, Taylah Giliam, Isis Lopes, Laia Palau , Kayla Pedersen , Madeline Puli, Sam Richards, Sarid Taylor, Tayla Roberts, Amelia Todhunter
Presumed Re-Signed: Tessa Lavey, Carley Mijovic, Rebecca Pizzey, Kiera Rowe
Listed as Free Agents: Kasey Burton, Elizabeth Cambage, Rebecca Cole, Courtney Duever , Maddie Garrick, Cassidy Gould, Peri Kalka, Rebecca Ott , Brittany Smart , Louella Tomlinson
Presumed Re-Signed: Monique Conti, Jenna O’Hea, Kalani Purcell
Off-season Overseas: Elizabeth Cambage (USA: Dallas Stars), Guy Molloy (coach, New Zealand national women’s team)
Notes: Cambage appears unlikely to return after telling Fox Sports she would pursue opportunities overseas… The Boomers site lists Ott as Australian but she is a squad member for the New Zealand Tall Ferns.
Listed as Free Agents: Natalie Burton, Alex Ciabattoni, Georgia Denehey, Amanda Dowe , Antonia Farnworth , Tahlia Fejo, Alice Kunek, Isabelle Miotti, Mikayla Pirini, Alison Schwagmeyer, Kayla Standish , Olivia Thompson, Courtney Williams
Presumed Re-Signed: Sami Whitcomb
Off-season Overseas: Natalie Burton (GER: Herner TC), Alice Kunek (FRA: Tarbes Gespe Bigorre), Sami Whitcomb (USA: Seattle Storm)
Notes: Whitcomb became an Australian citizen on February 1.
SYDNEY UNIVERSITY FLAMES
Listed as Free Agents: Natalia Beaumont, Carly Boag, Katie-Rae Ebzery, Sarah Graham, Jennifer Hamson , Kimberley Hodge, Emily Matthews, Cassidy McLean, Hayley Moffatt, Maddie O’Hehir, Belinda Snell, Asia Taylor , Susannah Walmsley
Presumed Re-Signed: Shanae Greaves, Lara McSpadden, Tahlia Tupaea, Alex Wilson
Returning: Cheryl Chambers (head coach, two seasons, announced February 1)
Listed as Free Agents: Haylee Andrews, Zitina Aokuso, Micaela Cocks , Mikhaela Donnelly, Cayla George, Miela Goodchild, Laurin Mincy , Mia Murray, Marena Whittle, Sydney Wiese , Kelly Wilson
Confirmed Re-Signed: Suzy Batkovic, Darcee Garbin (signed through 2020/21)
Off-season Local: Darcee Garbin (QBL: Townsville), Kelly Wilson (SEABL: Bendigo)
Off-season Overseas: Suzy Batkovic (FRA: Montpellier), Cayla George (USA: Connecticut)
UNIVERSITY OF CANBERRA CAPITALS
Listed as Free Agents: Mistie Bass , Callie Bourne, Kate Gaze, Jordan Hooper , Natalie Hurst, Rachel Jarry, Ezi Magbegor, Chevannah Paalvast , Maddison Rocci, Abbey Wehrung
Presumed Re-Signed: Keely Froling, Lauren Scherf