Australian Field Nationals 2019

The Senior Men's and Women's Nationals tournament is an annual event in which New South Wales, Queensland, and Canberra state teams combine to create an East Coast team to play teams from Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria and often international guest teams.

We are looking for experienced and dedicated players, support staff and officials to represent the East Coast in Men’s and Women’s in Australia’s premier Lacrosse Tournament.

PLAYER INFORMATION

TOURNAMENT DATES:

Women’s - WEDNESDAY 5TH - SUNDAY 9TH JUNE

Men’s - THURSDAY 6TH - SUNDAY 9TH JUNE

This year the women’s tournament will be a day longer as the Australian U19 team will also be participating in the tournament.

 Location: Footscray Lacrosse Club

Register your Expression of Interest:

If you are interested in playing for the East Coast All Stars you MUST fill out the Expression of Interest form here before 30 March 2019.

Nationals estimated costs: $550+flights ($680 including uniform and hoodie)

Includes:

  • Tournament Entry

  • Training Weekend (field hire, lunch, water meals)

  • Onground transport in Melbourne

  • Accomodation in Melbourne

  • Coaches Accom and Uniforms

  • Share of tournament officials costs

  • Team equipment baggage (balls, first aid kit, water bottles)

  • Tshirt

  • Tournament Dinner

  • Uniform + Hoodie if required

Selection weekend:

Dates: 6/7th April  (9am-4pm sat/9am - 1pm sun)

Location: Granville Park, Merrylands, Sydney

QLD players will get $200 repaid to them on flights

East Coast All Stars Team Announcement 17th April

 

EOI Closing Date:

Players: 30th March

Requirements for players:

Fill out the 2019 Player Expression of Interest form.

2019 Registration required: go to www.nswlacrosse.org.au for NSW players. QLD players contact your local team about registration fees.

ASADA: Levels 1 and 2 must be completed and certificate sent to performance.nswlacrosse@gmail.com. If you have previously completed L1 then they only need to complete L2. Selectors, coaches, officials, players and managers must all complete this.

Cost for Selection Weekend: $80 (Invoices will be sent directly - due April 5th ). This cost is non-refundable after selection weekend as it covers selection weekend costs.

ALA requirements: As at 1st January 2019, you were over the age of 16 and you must reside in New South Wales, ACT, or Queensland for at least a continuous 5 months prior to 1st day of tournament (5th June)

SUPPORT STAFF INFORMATION:

If you are interested in helping referee, umpire, manage, select teams, or coach please contact performance.nswlacrosse@gmail.com

Info for coaches:

Coaches will be provided with separate accommodation and uniforms at no cost. If flights to Sydney for Selection Weekend are required, these flights will be subsidised up to $200. Coaches are responsible for the cost of flights to the tournament in Melbourne and any meals or incidentals.