FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

Q. Can I volunteer?

A. YES! All positions from Executive Committee, General Committee, Coaches, Team Managers, Duty Day Roles etc are volunteer positions, everyone is welcome. We are constantly looking for new helpers and welcome all offers of assistance.

Q. When will my child train?

A. This is yet to be determined and is dependent on the availability of coaches and court bookings.  This information will be provided as soon as teams are established and coaches appointed.

Q. What time will my child be playing on a Saturday?

A. Times are determined by the Macedon Ranges Netball Association and are not confirmed until all teams are entered by all association clubs. In previous years older age groups start first and the Under 9's finish the day, normally late morning.

Q. Can my child play with her friends?

A. Junior teams (U9’s and U11’s) are given the option to provide a couple of friend’s names. The Junior Team Coordinator then ensures each player has at least one friend in their team. Senior teams are graded into their ability, friendship groups are not factored in this process.

Q. My child’s friends play in a different age group can they play with them?

A. No. However, we will accept requests for special consideration if there are substantial reasons.

Q. Can my son play?

A. Yes. U9, U11, U13 and U15 are all a mixed competition.  Possums Netball Club currently have boys participating in various age groups and encouraged to join. U17 is female only. 

Q. When will Possum registrations open?

2022 Registrations are NOW OPEN! We encourage all families to please register as soon as possible, as this will help us determine how many teams we will have in each age group.

Q. How do I know what age group my child is in?

A. Under 9's born 2013/2014; Under 11's born 2011/2012; Under 13's born 2009/2010; Under 15's born 2007/2008; Under 17's born 2005/2006.  Note if registering for the Under 9's please select "NetSetGo Membership" through Registration - all other age groups should select "Player Membership".

Q. Who plays Finals and when will they be?

A. Only the senior teams U13, U15, & U17 participate in the finals. Finals dates are set by MRNA, we will let you know when we know.  U9’s and U11’s do not participate in finals.

Q. How do I purchase a uniform/merchandise?

A. Uniforms can be purchased through Netball Connect when Registering.  For uniform enquiries please contact Julie Lasry - 0412 589 679.

Q. How do I register my child for Net Set Go?

A. Possums Net Set Go program (for ages 6-9) will be in Term 4 2022.  Further Information will be shared closer to the date.

Q. How do I stay up to date with Possums News?

A. We do have a website that covers general information; however, we use Facebook to keep our members up to date on current news.

 

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