Geelong Hockey Association News

The Work Behind The Scenes

February 14, 2021

The Executive Committee of the Geelong Hockey Association is appointed each year at the Annual General Meeting. The Committee meets on a monthly basis to discuss and plan strategies to guide the activities of the Association, for the benefit of our hockey community. Interested persons are welcome to attend the meetings as observers. Meetings are...


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HV Return To Hockey Guidelines

January 30, 2021

The Return to Hockey Guidelines  have been updated by Hockey Victoria in line with the January 17 changes to public health guidelines and restrictions in place. Members who are attending matches at Stead Park are reminded of the rules which apply, and the COVID Safe hygiene procedures which are required. Ensure physical distancing. Enter Stead...


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Come and Try Hockey

January 22, 2021

Getting children involved in sport and keeping them involved has great benefits for the children, and for the whole of the sporting community. Having more players join our sport at the lower age levels helps to maintain participation rates and competitions as they grow. The Geelong Hockey Association is keen to see lots of new...


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2021 Season Registration

January 4, 2021

The 2020 hockey season (you know – the one we almost had) is behind us, and now it’s time to look forward to playing this great game in 2021. There are currently 625 registered members for the Geelong Hockey Association, which is a fantastic effort given the year that it was. But as we hope...


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GHA Committee for 2021

December 10, 2020

Congratulations to the members elected to the Geelong Hockey Association Executive Committee at the Annual Meeting on December 9. The Committee will guide the growth and development of hockey in Geelong for the 2020/ 2021 year. President:                              Alan Climpson Secretary:                              Peter Stuart Committee members:          Daniel Glenn, Stuart Lucas, Emmaline Shand Vacancies exist for the position...


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Return To Hockey COVID Update

December 4, 2020

The Hockey Victoria Return to Hockey Guidelines have been updated to include the DHHS restrictions effective as of November 22. The GHA Return to Play guidelines  reflect the 6 COVIDSafe principles. All participants are expected to comply with these guidelines. COVIDSafe Principles Ensure physical distancing. Enter Stead Park via the gate on the left, exit...


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Annual Meeting Deferred

November 27, 2020

The Annual General Meeting of the Geelong Hockey Association, scheduled for November 25, has been deferred because a quorum could not be formed. The meeting has been deferred until Wednesday, December 9, 2020 with venue/meeting arrangements to be confirmed and advised. This is a completely new meeting and therefore all the same paperwork is needed...


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Senior & Masters Summer Fixtures

November 22, 2020

The 2020/2021 Geelong Hockey Association Senior and Masters Summer Hockey competitions begin on November 25/26.   Round 1 fixtures are available for both Senior and Masters competitions. The competitions will have 4 rounds before Christmas and a further 5 rounds in January/ February. The competitions are half-field for mixed teams with 7 players per team....


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HG Sharks Men Pre-Season

November 13, 2020

HOCKEY IS BACK   Hockey Geelong Sharks are a representative team, made up of players mainly from the Geelong  region, representing the Geelong Hockey Association in the Hockey Victoria metropolitan competition. The HG Sharks currently field teams in both Men’s and Women’s Vic League 1 and Vic League 1 Reserves competitions. The HG Sharks Men...


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Senior Summer Hockey Start

November 10, 2020

Team entries are now open for the 2020/2021 Geelong Hockey Association Senior and Masters Summer Hockey competitions. The Last Step of the Coronavirus Roadmap for Re-opening includes the return of contact sport for adults. Anticipating that this step will be confirmed on November 22, this will allow the commencement of summer hockey competitions for senior...


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