Junior 6 (6 a-side)                                                                        Previously Minis

This grade is for Year 1 & 2 under 6 and introduces players to hockey.  This is an entry level competition where there are 6 players on the field at any one time (no goal keeper) with rolling subs permitted.                

Games are played on artificial surface approximately 1/8 a full-sized turf.                                          

Games are 2 x 15 minute halves with a 2 minute half time.

Mini Sticks U9’s (6 a-side)                                                      Previously Junior 8

This grade is for Year 3 & 4 under 9 and is a training grade for new players or player who have experienced one or more seasons of Fun Sticks.  There are 6 players on the field at any one time (no goal keeper) with rolling subs permitted.                                                                                                

Games are played on artificial surface approximately 1/4 of a full-sized turf.                                        

Games are 2 x 18 minute halves with a 2 minute half time.

Intermediate U10 (8 a-side)

This grade is for Year 4 & 5 under 10 and is a training grade for new players or players emerging from Mini Sticks who have had one or more seasons.  There are 8 players on the field at any one time (kitted goalkeepers are optional but encouraged) with rolling subs.                                                   

Games are played on artificial surface approximately ½ of a full-sized turf.                                             

Games are 2 x 20 minute halves with a 2 minute half time.

Super U11 (8 a-side)

This grade is for Year 5 & 6 under 11 and is a feeder for 11 a-side grades with players having at least two or more seasons playing in lower grades.  There are 8 players on the field at any one time (including a fully-equipped goalkeeper) with rolling subs permitted.                                                             

Games are played on artificial surface approximately 1/2 of a full-sized turf.                                         

Games are 2 x 20 minute halves with a 2 minute half-time.  

Kwik Sticks U13 (11 a-side) Division 1-5                           Previously 11 Aside

This grade if for Year 7 & 8 under 13 and is the premier grade in which a high standard of hockey is expected for Primary/Intermediate School children.  There are 11 players on a field at any one time (including a fully-equipped goalkeeper) with rolling subs permitted.                                                          

Games are played on a fully sized turf.                                                                                                         

Games are 2 x 25 minute halves with a 2 minute half-time.