The Melbourne Vixens franchise was launched in 2008, following the amalgamation of the Melbourne Phoenix and Melbourne Kestrels elite netball teams that participated in the pre-existing National Netball League Competition (1997-2007).
Suncorp Super Netball is the principal professional netball competition in Australia and New Zealand and is classified as the world’s best netball league.
A leader within the sport, the Melbourne Vixens have claimed the Championship trophy twice in competition history, winning in 2009 and 2014.
The Melbourne Vixens instil the services of highly qualified and nationally acclaimed coaching staff, physiotherapists, sports scientists, strength and conditioning personnel and operations staff to assist in achieving the pertinent goal of annually winning Suncorp Super Netball .
The Melbourne Vixens have a strong partnership with the Victorian Institute of Sport, the leading provider of high-performance sports programs for talented athletes in Victoria, enabling them to achieve national and international success in netball.