General News

COVID Safe Play – Updated

April 15, 2021

The HV Return to Hockey Guidelines were updated by Hockey Victoria on April 6. Members who are attending matches, training and events at Stead Park and Lloyd Reserve are reminded of the rules which apply, and the COVID Safe hygiene procedures which are required. Electronic Record Keeping Every person (player, team official, umpire, spectator etc)...

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Vic Police & Emergency Services Games

March 18, 2021

The 2021 Victorian Police and Emergency Services Games are on in Geelong from March 17 to 21, and it’s the 40th Anniversary of the Games. COVID-19 forced the cancellation of the 2020 Games, but the prospects for the 2021 Games are looking very positive. 24 Agencies will compete across 43 different sports to vie for...

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HG Sharks Coaching Opportunity

March 17, 2021

Want to further your coaching experience? If you would like to progress your hockey journey by joining our Hockey Geelong family, then we would love to hear from you. We have a young talented women’s squad looking forward to a great year playing Vic League 1 and Vic League 1 Reserves. The right candidate will...

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Junior Hockey Clinic

March 14, 2021

School holidays coming up  and nothing to do? Not any more! The Hockey Geelong Sharks are running a school holiday clinic for junior boys and girls, as a fundraiser for the club. Open to all players aged 7 to 16, with coaching provided by Hockey Geelong Sharks players. Book your place here ……    ...

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State Country Opportunities

March 8, 2021

Hockey Victoria have created a new position, the Hockey Victoria Country Rep Coordinator. The aim of the appointment is to foster participation in Victorian Country teams, and provide greater opportunities for country hockey players to develop their skills and challenge for selection. Mick Gulson is the appointee. He will be in charge of preparation across...

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Vic Police Games Want Umpires

March 2, 2021

The 2021 Victoria Police and Emergency Services Games is on from March 17 to 21. The hockey component of the Games will be played at Stead Park, Corio. The organisers are seeking umpires for the tournament. There is no payment available for umpires, but organisers will pay for food for the volunteers, and will present...

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Get Active Kids Vouchers

March 2, 2021

The Victorian Government are supporting families to keep kids active with the offer to reimburse the costs of participating in sport. The Get Active Kids Voucher Program helps eligible families get their kids involved in organised sport and recreation activities by reimbursing the cost of membership and registration fees, uniforms and equipment. Eligible children may...

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2021 Team Entries Open

March 1, 2021

Team entries are now open for the 2021 Geelong Hockey Association competitions. Competitions are available for: Under 8 Mixed – games Saturday, 9 am, Lloyd Reserve, Newtown Under 10 Mixed – games Saturday, 10 or 11 am, Lloyd Reserve, Newtown Under 12 Mixed – games Saturday or Sunday, usually 9.15 or 10.15 am, Stead Park,...

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International Friends Program

February 27, 2021

The City of Greater Geelong is supporting international students in our region with a series of new Study Geelong initiatives aimed at addressing hardship and feelings of isolation resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of its $5.2 million COVID-19 Community and Economic Support package announced on 30 June, the Council has allocated $133,000 for...

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Fantastic Facilities For Hockey!

February 19, 2021

The Geelong Hockey Association Strategic Plan  has 6 Focus Pillars, all very important in providing a welcoming and inclusive hockey community which continues to attract and retain members. Membership Growth Facilities Management Communications Governance Community Grants and Fundraising Facilities Management The aim of the Facilities Pillar is to plan and guide the development and maintenance...

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