Special Olympics Queensland

Special Olympics Queensland is proud to be part of the Special Olympics Australia network that provides weekly sports training and regular competition for people with intellectual disability. Through sport, people with intellectual disability learn the skills and build the confidence that can help them achieve their personal best in sport and in life. Get in touch and get involved.

Special Olympics Queensland

Local clubs


Postal Address
PO Box 6379
Upper Mt Gravatt QLD 4122

Street Address
Kessels Road
Nathan QLD 4111

Terry Visscher
Sports Development Manager
07 3420 5761, 0477 716 404


State Games 2017

22 February 2017 | The Special Olympics Queensland State Games will be held 28 April - 7 May 2017 on the Sunshine Coast featuring 14 sports.

For important information regarding the Games, please download our Family & Supporters Guide.

Congratulations Liz!

13 February 2017 | Congratulations to Liz Ewen who was recognised by Lord Mayor of Brisbane - Graham Quirk at the 2017 Lord Mayor's Australia Day Awards last month.

Liz was awarded the Australia Day Sports Award in recognition of her swimming coaching and contribution to Special Olympics over the past 22 years.

On behalf of all Special Olympics Queensland athletes, volunteers and staff we congratulate Liz and thank her for her invaluable contribution to the organisation. Well done, Liz!

Click here to see photos.