Yearly Archive: 2021

Merry Christmas To All

December 17, 2021

Merry Christmas from the Pres.   On behalf of myself and my family I extend to all the hockey community in Geelong greetings of the Season. This has again been a tumultuous year (even unprecedented??!!) for us all.  I have separately thanked Executive members past, continuing and new. It has certainly been a trial to...

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Growing Hockey in Geelong

December 2, 2021

Hockey is growing in Geelong! 😊  👏🏽  😊 👏🏽 We know that the 2020 and the 2021 season memberships have been hit hard by COVID, but we are delighted to see that membership numbers for the 2021 season have exceeded the number of members registered for the Geelong Hockey Association in 2019, our last full...

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Geelong Hockey Association Needs You!

November 19, 2021

Message From the President: To all the members of the Geelong Hockey Association. After a lot of consideration, I have decided not to nominate for any positions at this years AGM which will effectively end a 47 year affiliation with the sport I have loved and enjoyed with my family and a lot of friends...

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GHA Annual General Meeting 2021

November 14, 2021

The Annual General Meeting of the Geelong Hockey Association will be held on: 📅  Thursday November 25 ⏰  7.00 pm 📍  Stead Park, John St, Corio   The Annual General Meeting provides the opportunity to review the successes of the year just finished, and identify any areas where the expectations of members were not met....

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Club Development Webinars

November 8, 2021

Running a club is hard work! While others are out there enjoying playing the game, there are people behind the scenes volunteering their time, and often lots of it, to make sure that things run smoothly to provide the opportunities for participation. So we could all use a little help.  💁🏽 There are a number...

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COVID Safe Rules for Summer Hockey

October 30, 2021

Please follow the COVID Safe rules. We look forward to the beginning of the summer hockey season, and with your help, we will be able to complete the season as planned. To assist in this aim, please make sure that all participants follow the COVID Safe rules. Check the HV Return to Hockey Guidelines, updated...

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Club Development Webinars

October 26, 2021

Community Club Volunteers have had a very busy and up and down year, with lots of online meetings and time spent networking. Leisure Networks are continuing their major focus on supporting community sport,  with a series of short and sharp YouTube webinars to support volunteer development. The best thing about these is that you will...

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Growing Membership In 2022

October 16, 2021

Growing membership numbers for the Geelong Hockey Association is one of the major priorities of the GHA Strategic Plan. Strategic Plan Pillars. The Strategic Plan has 6 pillars, each focusing on different aspects of hockey in Geelong. All are important to achieve a sustainable hockey community, which is important for teams in the local GHA...

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Summer Hockey Entries Are Open

September 21, 2021

The COVID situation makes our planning for summer hockey still a little unpredictable, but we are keen to start our competitions as soon as the regulations allow. At the moment, due to the lockdown which is in place, community sport training and competition is not permitted in the City of Greater Geelong and the Surfcoast...

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Level 1 Coach Workshop

September 15, 2021

The winter season might be finished but that makes it a great time to start planning for 2022. Could your club use some help with coaching?  Check around and see who in your club might like to take on the role of coach, or gain some new ideas and confidence to take into the 2022...

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