General News

Custom Fit Mouthguards

May 16, 2022

Peter Newton Denture Clinic will be at Stead Park to take orders for custom fitted mouthguards on: Wednesday May 25 – 4.30 to 7.00 pm   Mouthguards are available in 35 different colours for you to choose from. Mouthguard cost is $110 including GST.  Private health fund rebates may apply. An appointment is not essential,...


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Hockey Roadshows Continuing

May 2, 2022

Over the last few years, the Hockey Victoria Roadshows program has enabled the Geelong Hockey Association and its clubs to provide children in the Geelong area with a taste of hockey with practical classes conducted in local primary schools. As hockey is a minor sport and often not familiar to many families, the sessions conducted...


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Commonwealth Games Hockey In Geelong!

April 13, 2022

We were excited to hear the Victorian Government announcement on April 12 that most sports in the 2026 Commonwealth Games will be hosted in regional centres.  And even more thrilling, Geelong will be the host city for the hockey competitions. This is a fantastic opportunity for us as individuals to watch and learn from top...


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Hockey Geelong Season Launch Cancelled

March 23, 2022

Unfortunately, some recent complications have arisen which affect the 2022 Season Launch planned for Sunday March 27. With regret, we therefore wish to advise that the Launch has been cancelled and will not proceed this Sunday. Premiership pennants from the Geelong Hockey Association 2021 hockey season will be presented to the appropriate teams at their...


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Facilities Hire at Stead Park

March 22, 2022

The Geelong Hockey Association is fortunate to have the use of two synthetic hockey pitches, with tech bench and player shelters, and a pavilion at Stead Park, Corio. The pavilion includes meeting rooms, social space, canteen and bar, first aid room, toilets and change rooms. These facilities are available for hire by affiliated clubs, members,...


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2022 Geelong Hockey Season Launch

March 16, 2022

After a somewhat interrupted 2021 hockey season, we are hoping for (and looking forward to) a complete 2022 winter season. All players, coaches, managers, umpires and club representatives are invited to join us for the 2022 Season Launch. In fact, everyone is welcome so bring along your friends and family, and any potential new members....


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Vic Country Development Day

February 18, 2022

Hockey Victoria Country Teams   The 2022 Hockey Australia Country Hockey Championships for senior teams will be held in Albany, WA from August 6 to 13. Hockey Victoria will enter one male and one female team in the competition. These teams are usually selected at the Victorian Country Championships, which will be played on the...


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Roadshow Coaches Wanted

February 11, 2022

The GHA Roadshow program for 2022 begins on February 14 and finishes on March 4. These three weeks of Roadshow visits are supported by Hockey Victoria, who will supply one coach to lead the sessions. The Geelong Hockey Association and its clubs will assist by providing one volunteer coach at each school. With the support...


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Opportunities for Entrepreneurs

February 10, 2022

The Geelong Hockey Association has been well served over many years by its 2 major employees – Joyce Climpson (Canteen Manager) and Gordon Burns (Grounds Manager).  However, both Joyce and Gordon have now decided to end their roles with the Association. They will be very much missed. However, this leaves us with some opportunities to...


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Recruiting New Members In 2022

January 27, 2022

The Geelong Hockey Association finished the 2021 year with 833 members, representing a 3% increase since the last full season in 2019. This is excellent news, and we aim to top those numbers for the 2022 season, with plenty of work planned to recruit new members. The GHA Membership Pillar group has set the following...


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