Get to know your Diamonds: Gretel Tippett


Gretel Tippett’s selection in the team for the upcoming Constellation Cup caps off a fantastic year for the young shooter, who also won a Premiership with the Queensland Firebirds in the ANZ Championship. Get to know more about what Gretel likes to do outside of netball. 

Five minutes with Gretel Tippett

Favourite TV show? The Bachelor

Do you have any lucky charms or superstitions? If any of my family come to a game, they are my lucky charms.

What is your favourite pizza topping? Chilli Prawns

What is your favourite pre-game meal? Banana, honey and peanut butter on toasttippett

What do you like to do outside of netball? See family and friends, cook and go to the beach

What is your guilty pleasure? Dark chocolate

Most played song on your playlist? What Do You Mean – Justin Bieber

Green juices or cake? Both

Who would play you in a movie? I love Cameron Diaz

Your toughest life lesson? Trying to please everyone – do what makes you happy

Advice for young netballers? Set goals, work hard and dream big

Finish this sentence

Books next to my bed…The Rushing Woman – Dr Libby Weaver

With my last ten dollars I’ the tastiest coffee and shout my friend one too

My biggest inspiration is…my family

My favourite coloured ASICS are...purple

Follow Gretel on Instagram: @gtippett and Twitter: @gretskies11. Read her full biography and netball achievements here