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The Taroona Tennis Club is offering a fun and exciting new social opportunity for junior tennis at the club. Junior social tennis is being offered for younger players at the Taroona Tennis Club Courts starting Friday, 23 February.

Ages could be from 6 y.o up to 16 y.o. Please contact Andrew Etherington, Junior Development Coach, on 0448 058 202 if you know of any children who would like to attend junior social tennis.

Please note, parents must text or phone Andrew in advance for catering and logistical purposes. The junior social tennis will be trialled to see if we get sufficient interest to continue on an ongoing basis.

Full details below:

Start date is Friday, 23 Feb, starting at 6 pm up until 7.30 pm

Format will be students having short, fun social games at different levels – beginners to intermediate level

Cost is $5 per student to cover food & drinks, which must be paid before playing

Some food and a drink will be provided.


Andrew Etherington

Tennis Australia Junior Development Coach





KINGBOROUGH NETBALL ASSOCIATION – ROSTERS – WINTER 2018 (March – June) – click on each option for more information:



 –       Perfect for kids aged 5-8

–       6-week program

–       Fun and Engaging game-based learning of basic cricket skills

–       Participant pack included

–       $75


MILO T20 Blast

–       Perfect for boys and girls aged 7-11 who have basic cricket skills

–       6 week program

–       Play action packed, short form games of cricket designed to mimic the Big Bash League atmosphere

–       Participant pack included

–       $75

Term 1 Centres

–       Glenorchy Primary School MILO in2CRICKET Centre (Open to all members of the community)

–       Hobart Hurricanes Hobart City Region MILO T20 Blast Centre

To find out more details about your nearest Centre and to register for this season log on to and type your post code into the centre finder.


The Sports Centre has opened applications from primary schools to join or Friday afternoon futsal roster.

 Teams are groups according the child’s respective grade with rosters from Prep (training program and social game)

Grade 1 and 2 – Mini games , half court – 2 x 10 min halves

Grade 3 and 4 – full court 2 x 18 min halves

Grade 5 and 6 – full court 2 x 18 min halves

Grade 7 to 10 – full court 2 x 18min halves

 All teams must nominate a person to be team liaison to assist the players at the venue with substitutions etc.

 All games are from 3.30 Friday afternoons with the roster due to commence 9 March.






Golf Tasmania & the YMCA are offering an after-school’s day on March 27th, 2018.

We would like to invite the students at you school to attend this after school’s golf day at Rosny Parl Public Golf Course.

This event is aimed at giving all children an opportunity to play on a real golf course.

It is open every one of all abilities. Equipment will be provided (if required).

No handicap is required.

We are looking for children ages 8 – 12.



Hobart City Mission has officially launched our major fundraising event, the Great Southern Pram Push.
This event is a family fun day out for the whole family, with the aim to keep it affordable for all, whilst also raising vital funds for Hobart City Mission’s Small Steps program, which provided supported accommodation for young mums and their babies.

This year’s event is being held at Montrose Bay High Oval on Saturday 24th March, from 11-3pm. There will be a wide range of activities, entertainment and fun included in the entry price of $10 per person or $35 for a family of up to 5 (under 3’s FREE), plus extra fun with larger rides for which small tokens can be bought for.

Tickets purchased in advance online will receive a free token for the larger rides, however tickets will also be available at the event.






Click here for Junior Roster Information Handbook

Hi, I’m Georgina Newton and I’ll be running the STTTA Schools Table Tennis Roster this year.

Below is some information regarding the Term 1 Roster which will commence on Monday 19th February:

Dates: Each Monday night from 19th February – 9th April (excluding Easter weekend 2nd April).

Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm with free coaching session from 5pm.

Cost: $4/week with an initial $10 registration fee.

Students are able to participate in the first session (Monday 19th Feb) on a trial basis and scheduled competition will begin the following week.

Georgina Newton J

Southern Tasmanian Table Tennis Association (STTTA)