Key Dates & Information for 2022...
The 2022 Season Calendar can now be viewed here.
Past Events in 2022...
Past Events in 2021...
PADDY SOARS CUP + REGO DAY
29th January 2022
Yes! This time of year again where we get to celebrate Mr Patrick Alexander Soars and watch the Colties attempt to bowl 6 Non wides against the Grade XI. Coming off an outstanding victory last year, the Colts team is looking for blood.
10.30am Rego Day at Porters - Pay your subs and get kit.
Most of the kit has arrived boys so get in early to grab it ahead of pre season in Feb. We have reduced the subs this year to $195 or $175 if you pay next Saturday to reward all the players for paying full price for 2 years of half seasons.
Cheaper rego link is here and will expire on the 30th Jan.
3.00pm Cricket (Colts vs Grade) at Newport Oval
Then beers somewhere.....
Saturday 19 June - Pacific Islander Day...
Initially, this week was to remember Moape Ravuvu who tragically passed away during a 2nd Grade game at St Ives in 2012. His family has asked for it to be changed from "Mo" Day and reimagined as "Pacific Islander Day".
It is a huge day in our Calendar when we enjoy our friendships with the Pacific Islanders of our club and experience their food and culture. We will mark it by...
All players will be wearing Ankle socks to remember Moape.
1 Minute silence before 1st Grade.
Raffles & Donations to be collected throughout the day for the Ravuvu family.
The Vuata, Osborne and Keresi families are going to be cooking (Hangi) - some food for players and supporters after the game - all proceeds to be donated.
Trials - Saturday 27th March:
The Trial v Ourimbah + Ettalong Drinks has been cancelled due to rain.
However a new trial has been organized at Bantry Bay Oval, Seaforth from 12pm for both Grade and Colts.
Grade should be there 11am.
Opposition = Manly Savers and other teams.
All able bodied players should head there this Saturday, but know that you must have registered with Fusesport if you are to run on, instructions for doing that are here.
at the awesome Kiama Showground on February 27th...
Our team just missed out on the finals - being denied a certain try as the hooter blew.
But it was still a great venue with nearby surfing and Cabin accommodation by Pool and Sea.
at Newport Oval 3pm on January 30th...
This was the Inaugural Patrick Alexander Soars Cup match,
between the 1st XV and Colts.
It was won by the 1st XV with one wicket in hand.
The weather was fine and it was awesome to see our
teams line up in whites to sing our National Anthem.
Sensational Day. See the video here...
Past Events 2020...
Full contact training and matches were allowed from 1st July 2020
at Porter Reserve 6.30pm Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates of games for 2020 were...
Gov. to announce sports community club grant of $1,000 to make ground safe.
July 1st: Subbies announced 500 persons allowed on the day
See below for full subbies statement
Trials began on Sat 4th July 2020...
Sensational day playing St Ives at Hassell Park.
Trial on Saturday 11th July - was at Lindfield - off Tryon Rd
Sat 5th Sept... Last Home game and Tackling Violence day...
July 1st 2020 - Just in from Subbies...
GATHERING LIMITS FOR SUBBIES CLUBS INCREASED TO 500 PEOPLE
FULL CONTACT TRAINING & MATCHES NOW ALLOWED
A new Public Health Order was issued last night affecting Subbies Rugby with immediate effect.
As always, YOU MUST LIAISE AND PLAN WITH YOUR COUNCIL, but in summary:
Each club must develop and comply with a COVID-19 Safety Plan. (You should have already done this, but may now need amending.)
Limits for training and match days is now 500 people. This includes EVERYONE – players, coaches, managers, medical, committee, volunteers and spectators.
Full contact training and matches are allowed.
All training equipment is allowed.
We are advised that clubs are not required to collect people’s contact details – particularly if they are entering your canteen or clubhouse solely for the purpose of collecting food or drink to consume outside. CHECK WITH YOUR COUNCIL.
Clubs are still required, as previously advised, to get ALL MEMBERS of your club to register themselves via the Fusesport Rugby App – Players, Coaches, Managers, Physios, Canteen workers, Committee, Volunteers, etc
BBs/supporters should also register with Fusesport and instructions are here.
Even if you already have the App, please use the "Register" option to enter your name as a supporter.
TRAINING & GAME DAY PROTOCOLS...
We recommend change rooms, where possible, not be used for pre or post-match team gatherings or team talks
2. All teams should have as part of their team kit a supply of disinfectant wipes.
3. The sharing of water bottles is prohibited. Players are to provide their own clearly marked water bottles so that it is easily identifiable to all.
4. We recommend dirty jerseys not be shared between players. Ensure adequate clean jerseys for each starting lineup and eight reserves/team.
5. Don’t leave playing equipment and team apparel lying around. Clean it. Store it.
6. Your physios should be across this, but physio tables, medical areas are to be thoroughly cleaned between “patients”.
7. At the conclusion of the match, teams must vacate the playing area and remove any equipment, apparel and used tape from the area.
Pre-Covid19 Events in 2020...
Pre-Season starts 16th January - Tuesdays (Gym) and Thursdays (Touch/Train)
Working Bee - 18th January
Mural painted on change room wall - 18th January
Rats Colts Bootcamp - 25th January
Players Dinner 30th January
BlazeAid Bushfire Relief - 31st January + 1st February
Committee Meeting 6th February 6.30pm
Season Launch at Monkey Bun Fri 28 February 6.30pm. All Welcome.
Woy Woy Trial by Ferry to Ettalong - 14th March Cancelled due to no team to play
Northern beaches subbies trial 21st March Cancelled due to CV19
Ten-a-side Competition 28th March & 29th march Cancelled due to CV19
Division Grading early April ??
The first game was to be 18th of April (the week after Easter). Postponed due to CV19
Sat July 4th 2020
Season Re-launch at Pittwater RSL...
Party started at 5pm Saturday July 4th after trial
It was also an Americana Independence Day party with cheer girls.
Over 61 went.
Monkey Bun put on free burgers for players to celebrate the relaunch of our season.
Great night enjoyed by all - especially after the lockdown.
1. Appointment of Club Patron
3. To confirm the Minutes of the 2019 AGM
4. To receive the 2020 AGM Report
5. To receive the Treasurer’s Financial Statement for the year
6. Election of Office Bearers for 2021
7. General Business
Past Events 2019
Butter's & Ella's Fairwell
Date: Saturday 14th December
Venue: Changed to Newport Surf Club (Toilets closed at Rugby Club)
Time: 12pm to 6pm
Butters and Ella are having a farewell before they make their permanent move down the south coast.
It will now be at the NSLC on Saturday the 14th of December from 12pm-6pm.
They would love to share one more beer and a snag with you all before they leave.
Rock up whenever. Butters and Ella will be providing snags and snacks you just need to buy beers.
Let them know if you will pop in!