Competition Information

Game Schedule & Information

Please ensure you check the draw the night before game day as times and locations are always subject to change.

 

Game Day Procedures

Arrange for your team to arrive at the scheduled venue with ample time to prepare for warm up and to receive your final instructions prior to kick off.

 

Forfeiting a scheduled game

If your team is unable to play and you wish to forfeit, you must contact our Competition Secretary at least 72 hours prior to the scheduled kick off time. If you do not, the Association will impose a Forfeiture Penalty to the club, which in turn will be payable by the offending team.   

Team Officials

A maximum of 2 team officials wearing designated (Hi Vis) yellow vests with valid ID Cards, are to be in the technical area at any time during the game.

Match officials cannot walk up and down the sideline.

 

Team Alternate Playing Strip

The referee may request the Home Team to wear an alternate playing strip if both teams playing have a strip colour that is similar.

An alternate ‘team’ playing strip is available at Nield Park Canteen, which must be washed and returned by the Team Manager to the canteen the following week.

 

Nield Park and Timbrell Park Field Set up

If your Team is the first scheduled game on a field the team will be required to setup the field including nets to be ready for play. Please arrive early and allow ample time to setup. 

 

The Timbrell Park field equipment is available from the Ground Official who will provide access to the yellow storage box located in the Main Dressing Shed at Timbrell Park..

 

If your Team is the last scheduled game on a field

The team will be required to collect all equipment including corner posts, nets, ropes and official chairs / benches and return all to either Nield Park canteen or the Timbrell Park Ground Official … immediately after the game.

 

Referee Fees

Only an official referee / official assistant referee appointed to your game are to be paid the appropriate fee prior to kick off.

 

Under 8 and Under 9

No official referee is appointed to these games.

The Home team is to nominate a responsible person to officiate the entire game.

You cannot share referee duties amongst either team or multiple persons.  

 

Under 10 to Seniors

If an official referee and any official assistant referees are appointed to your game, you must pay the appropriate fee to each official prior to kick off.

 

If no officials are appointed, the Home team is to nominate a responsible person to officiate the entire game. You cannot share referee duties amongst either team or multiple persons.  

 

Reimbursement of Referee Fees Paid

Upon payment, please ensure the official referee / official assistant referees sign the Referee Payment form (available in your team satchel).

 

The referee fees paid  by you will be reimbursed at Nield Park Canteen upon presenting the completed signed Referee Payment form after the game.