Geelong Hockey Association News

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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Pre-Season Training Begins

March 1, 2021

The pitches at Stead Park are now available for pre-season training. Check the GHA training roster 2021 to see when your club is allocated space. Clubs are asked to confirm the starting date for their training sessions with Alan Climpson. If there are any queries, please contact Alan. COVID Safe training plans are still in place...


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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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HG Sharks Junior Coaches and Managers

February 25, 2021

Coaches and team managers wanted Hockey Geelong is seeking coaches, assistant coaches and team managers for the Hockey Geelong Sharks Junior teams. Teams for Under 14 girls and boys and Under 16 girls and boys will be entered in the 2021 Hockey Victoria Winter competition. The season will commence on Friday April 30. With a...


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HG Sharks Junior Nominations Closing Soon

February 19, 2021

Nominations for the Hockey Geelong Sharks Junior representative teams are closing on February 23, so you only have a few days to get your name down. Players are wanted for U14 and U16 boys and girls teams. And then it’s on to the Selection Trials.  


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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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HV Youth Leadership Program

February 16, 2021

The Hockey Victoria Youth Leadership Program offers new and exciting opportunities for young people in our hockey community. The program is open to hockey club members aged 15 to 17 (born 2006, 2005 or 2004). The 2021 program will involve 25 participants. Participants will learn and develop important skills, build their confidence, and become future...


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HG Sharks Junior Teams 2021

February 15, 2021

Nominations are now open for the Hockey Geelong Sharks Junior teams to compete in the Hockey Victoria winter competitions, which will commence on April 30, 2021. Participation in these teams provides the opportunity to meet and make friends with players from other local, regional and Metropolitan clubs, and to play at a high standard of...


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