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Est 2022

DUWC 2024

The DUWC is a first of its kind baseball tournament Down Under. Combining tournament baseball with off field experiences only available on the glittering Gold Coast.

Bringing teams from all over Australia and New Zealand together with the opportunity to compete for the DUWC Championship. Players are then selected at their designated age groups for International Tours to the USA.

The DUWC is not just a baseball tournament, it’s an experience. Giving players and their families the opportunity to develop relationships and create memories with people from across the Down Under landscape that share our passion for Baseball.

Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Player and Family experience nights, Theme Parks, golden beaches and the beautiful hinterland the DUWC has something for every one.

Come join us on the Gold Coast in July!

Join us on Saturday 6th July for all your Uniform and Merchandise collection,
they will be available at the Tournament Hotel Hub from 4pm.

NO REGISTRATION DAY REQUIRED – DUWC24 will be entirely digital, all purchasing
and/or receiving of tickets to all functions and events will be completed online.

All games commencing on Sunday 7th July playing through until Friday 12th July

Wrapping up with our Closing Ceremony at our all-new venue Dreamworld,
more rides more food options more fun plus Heart of the Babe Awards and a Live band

The cost of this tournament is still only $1500 inc GST
(Note: Price does not include accommodation and associated travel costs)

The countdown is on...








* A deposit of $500 is required to secure your place

For complete terms and conditions click here

Inclusions and Merchandise


  • Playing cap
  • Jersey
  • Training top
  • Thin long-sleeve hoodie
  • Shorts
  • DUWC playing pants
  • DUWC exclusive bandana
  • 2x Tickets* to Opening and Closing night
  • Special 7 day¹ Dreamworld pass


  • Playing cap
  • Jersey
  • Training top
  • Thin long-sleeve hoodie
  • Shorts
  • 1x Ticket to Opening and Closing night
  • Special 7 day¹ Dreamworld pass


  • Playing cap
  • Training top
  • Thin long-sleeve hoodie
  • 1x Ticket to Opening and Closing night
  • Special 7 day¹ Dreamworld pass


  • Accommodation
  • Airfares
  • 2x Umpires shirts
  • 1x Umpires cap
  • 1x Ticket to Opening and Closing night


DUWC24 will be making a change with independent scorers for each diamond introduced for 2024 to streamline the entire process


* 1x Ticket each for a player and a Parent
¹ 7 day pass is valid 7 days from the date of activation.


Tournament Schedule

Saturday 6th July Uniform and Merch pickups for teams / players / fans from the Tournament Hub from 4-6 pm
Sunday 7th July Games from 8:30 am | MERCH store OPENS 9:00 am | OPENING GALA NIGHT 6:30 pm at Sea World Theme Park
Monday 8th July Games from 8:30 am
Tuesday 9th July Games from 8:30 am
Wednesday 10th July TBA – Maybe Dreamworld Day, if not Games
Thursday 11th July Games from 8:30 am
Friday 12th July Championship Day | Closing Ceremony Dreamworld

Please note that the tournament schedule is subject to change. Participants will be advised of a confirmed schedule close to the event date.



The tournament is run over 7 days.

With a guaranteed seven (7) pool games and one (1) play off game.*

*Weather Pemitting


Mandatory 50% total tournament participation.

This will be monitored daily.


10U will play 1hr 45min timed games.

12U and 14U play six (6) inning games over three (3) time slots.

16U and 18U play seven (7) inning games over three (3) time slots.

age qualifiers for 2024


01 May 2013 – 30 April 2015


01 May 2011 – 30 April 2013


01 May 2009 – 30 April 2011


01 May 2007 – 30 April 2009


01 May 2005 – 30 April 2007

Our age brackets line up with USA Tournament guidelines.


The Gold Coast has numerous accommodation options to suit all budgets and comforts.

We are working on securing preferred rates at family-friendly apartments and hotels.

CWT will be in touch once this is finalised and give you the option to book through them.

Things to do

The Gold Coast is renowned for being a top family holiday destination. Make the most of your time on the Gold Coast by creating some family memories whilst watching your children play baseball at an elite level.

This style of tournament is designed for families to promote a fun baseball event both on and off the diamond.

Visit the official Destination Gold Coast website here.

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