Registrations for Season 2021 are now open. Registrations are completed via FFA’s new registration platform Play Football.Should you require any assistance when registering please make contact with the FFA Support team via•Email: email@example.com•Telephone: 02 8880 7983•Hours: Mon - Fri 9am - 9pm Sat - 10am - 3pmOr Contact the Padstow Hornets•Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com•Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PadstowHornets/Good news - if you are registering more than one family member to play with us, you will be able to register the whole family in the one hit, provided all family members have the same email address.ACTIVE KIDS VOUCHERThe NSW Government will provide a $100 voucher to parents/guardians of school enrolled children (classes Kindergarten to Year 12). Click here to apply for your Active Kids Voucher. If still a little unsure on how to apply for your voucher, click here for a Youtube clip that will walk you through the process. Once you have your voucher number, you will need to enter it towards the end of the online registration.REGISTRATION COSTSThe above prices include Match fees but do not include referee fees (no referee fees required for Kindy & G6-G11). *Kindy soccer – registration via email to firstname.lastname@example.orgNEW for Season 2021 - Family discount(immediate family only) – A discount of $25 for the 2nd family member registered and $50 for 3plus playing members from the same family is available to members. We encourage participation of all families members from parents to kids in our club.
Playing Age GuidelinesKindy - Boy and girls 2 – 5 year olds.Grades 6 to 21 inclusive - A Player’s eligible age is determined by the age they attain in the current calendar year. A Player may not register or participate in an age group which is more than two (2) years above the age they attain in the current calendar year.Over 35 – must have had their 35th birthday at the time of registration.Over 45 – any player registering for the O45 competition must have attained the age of 45. Two players between the age of 40-45 can register for each team.All Girls Jnr & Snr Teams and Competitions - This year The Hornets are working very hard to put together all girls junior teams that will compete in all girls competitions. There is a big drive for girls and women’s football by Football Australia on the back of Australia recently securing the Womens Football world cup.There a financial incentives and credits for all girls teams to be announced by the Bankstown Association. Watch this space!Once I’ve registered…..then what?Registrations will continue to be accepted through January, February & March.In March the Hornets Committee will be :Organising the players into their teams and the grade in which they’ll be playing.oA muster day will be organised to arrange teams and for you to meet your fellow players, coaches and managers Arranging a Coach & a Manager for each teamHanding out playing Jerseys to each team (jerseys are free for players to use but remain the property of Padstow Hornets FC and have to be returned at the end of the season through your coach or Manager). Failure to do so will result in a $50 fine.Issuing of training balls and other training equipment to coachs/managersCoach & manager information nights Allocating training spots for teams at Stuart StKeep an eye on our Facebook, Instagram and website for updates, key information and key dates.The competition will not kick off until after Easter, on the weekend of 10 & 11 April. (with the exception of the Premier League who start before Easter in 2021)Your coach and/or Manager will contact you to introduce themselves and advise of training and matches during MarchFinal NoteCOVID is still a very hot topic at the moment with all community sport. We are working closely with Football NSW and Bankstown Football association on requirements to keep everyone safe. Keep an eye on our social media and website for further updates.Looking forward to welcoming you down to the Padstow Hornets Football Club. Don’t be a stranger & come and say Hi!Get Practicing!Padstow Hornets Committee