Summer Hockey Season

Summer Hockey Season

The 2023/2024 summer hockey season for junior and senior teams will begin on Tuesday October 17, 2023. The season will run until March 1, 2024, with a break over the Christmas/ January period.

The competitions are half-field with 7 players per team. Ages for junior summer hockey teams are taken at January 1 2023. No training is conducted over the summer season, but coaching is available through the team coaches.

The Under 8 competition will finish before Christmas, providing a 9 week season. Other junior teams and senior teams will have 9 weeks pre-Christmas and another 4 weeks in February.

All summer competition games are played at Geelong Hockey Complex, John St, Corio.

Summer Competition Teams for 2023/ 2024:

Tuesday

  • Under 12 Mixed – 5.30 pm. Age 10, 11 or beginner aged 12
  • U14 Mixed – 6.30 pm. Age 12, 13 or beginner aged 14
  • U17 Mixed- 7.30 pm. Age 14, 15, 16 or beginner aged 17

Wednesday

  • Senior Mixed – 6.30 pm or 7.30 pm. Players must be aged at least 14 as at July 1, 2023.

Thursday

  • Under 8 Mixed – 5.30 pm. Age 5, 6, 7 or beginner aged 8
  • Under 10 Mixed – 5.30 pm. Age 8, 9 or beginner aged 10
  • Masters Mixed – 6.30 pm. Players must be aged at least 35 as at July 1, 2022.

Friday

  • Friday Family – 6.30 pm. Teams consist of adults (male and female),  beginners (adults and children) and junior players aged 10 to 15 at July 1, 2022. Junior players aged 16 to 17 are counted as adults in this competition.

Fees

Hockey Victoria Fee

Before playing, all players must have paid a Hockey Victoria fee for the 2023 year, either as:

  • Hockey Victoria (HV) Membership paid during the 2023 winter season

OR

  • Hockey Victoria Summer Fee – $52.50 for players aged 18 & Under, or $65.50 for adults aged 19 & over.

These Hockey Victoria payments will provide Personal Accident Insurance until 31/12/2023.

Pay the Hockey Victoria fee here before you play.

Newtown Hockey Club team fees

In addition to the Hockey Victoria fees, the Club charges a fee for members to play in a team. Payment of the Hockey Victoria fee and the NCHC team fee must be made separately as the payments are going to 2 different organisations.

Club team fees for 2023/2024 summer hockey are:

  • U8 Mixed – $15
  • U10 Mixed –  $30
  • U12/U14/U17 Mixed – $40
  • Senior Mixed – $50
  • Masters Mixed – $50
  • Friday Family – $50

You will receive an invoice from the NCHC Treasurer with directions for payment of these team fees.  All summer hockey team fees should be paid by November 10, 2023.

Uniform Purchases

Uniform requirements for summer hockey are not strict, so a shirt in the appropriate colour will do even if it is not the official club uniform. Uniform information can be found here.

 

Let us know which team/ teams you wish to play in.

 

Enquiries:    Contact Claire Barnes 0417 015130

Email:             contact@newtownhockeyclub.com.au

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