Commercial Hockey Club Season Opener

Commercial Hockey Club are welcoming players new and returning to their season opener on Sunday 4 February at Finsbury Park, Newmarket. They are also hosting a number of Come & Try days at their fields starting from 6 February. Contact Cassie O’Neill for further information wchair@commercialhockeyclub.com

BWHA 90th Year AGM Service Awards

On Tuesday 28 November at the 90th AGM of BWHA, a number of our members received Service Awards and the Senior & Junior Volunteer of the Year awards were announced. Congratulations and thank you to these members for their dedication and service to women and girls hockey in Brisbane; your commitment to our Association is appreciated by all:

10 Years Service – Lorraine Carroll

Areas of Service: Junior Committee, Junior Match Secretary, U18 Manager, Saturday Administration Officer

10 Year Service – Kelly Free

Areas of Service: U11 Selector, U13 Coach, U15 Coach, U18 Coach

10 Year Service – Kristin Muir

Areas of Service: Junior Committee, U15s Selector, U18s Selector, Super League/Opens Selector, Coach Southern Skies, U18 Coach, U15 Coach, U13 Coach, Super League Coach

20 Years Service – Petra Faas O’Meara

Areas of Service: Senior Management, Grounds Committee, House Committee, Honorary Secretary, Appeals Committee, Judiciary Committee, Opens Manager, Masters Organising Committee, Masters Fixture & Grading Committee, Umpire Masters

20 Years Service – Kelli Robinson

Areas of Service: Junior Committee, U15s Selector, U18 Selector, Masters Selector, HQ Champs Selector, U18 Coach, U18 Manager, Masters Manager

25 Years Service – Diana Young

Masters Selector, Masters Coach, Junior Fixture & Grading Committee, Turf & Grass Competitions Committee, Turf & Grass Grading Committee, Masters Organising Committee

SENIOR VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR – Cheryl Kann

Senior Turf Match Secretary, controlling the player movements across the 7 senior turf divisions and compiling the PL1 statistics. Member of the Umpire & Technical Committee and a volunteer technical officer on Saturday senior turf fixtures.

JUNIOR VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR – Blanche Ryan

U15 Head Manager and Brisbane 4 Team manager in 2023; always willing to assist with representative and development programs.

2024 U7 & U9 Cooridnator Paid Roles

BWHA are taking applications for U7 & U9 Coordinators (2 positions available) for Saturday mornings at Rasey Park (95 Butterfield Street, Herston) from April-August 2024.

Applicants should be confident, knowledgeable of the BWHA Rules of Association, and have a friendly and approachable manner. This role would be suitable for people aged 16 years or older.

Hours Each Saturday: 7.30am to 11.30am 

Payment: $20.00 per hour

You must have a Blue Card/Exemption Card to undertake this role or be able to apply for one

Applications Close: 12 Noon, Tuesday 19 March, 2024

Apply now at https://form.jotform.com/BWHAdevelopment/2024-u7–u9-coordinator-application