2020 Australian Underwater Hockey Nationals

Knox Aquatic Centre - 19th to 24th Jan 2020

NSW Underwater Hockey is proud to be hosting the 2020 Australian Underwater Hockey Nationals at Knox Grammar School, Sydney.

We currently have Registrations of Interest from 32 teams (listed below).

 

Venue

Knox Aquatic Centre
7 Woodville Avenue,
Wahroonga NSW 2076, AUSTRALIA

Yes this is the same location as the 2015 Nationals so it will be familiar to many of you.

Basketball and outdoor table tennis tables are available outside the pool (BYO gear).

Parking

Parking on the street is limited and the old outdoor Car Park is now a Performing Arts Centre but there is undercover parking for 120 vehicles. For those hiring minivans the clearance to underground parking is 2.2m

Boom gates to the Car Park will be opened for the duration of the tourament so parking is free.

The Pool

Court 1 = 2m deep
Court 2 = 1.8m deep

 

Registration

End of August (30 Aug 19)Initial feedback due (no of teams and divisions)
Mid October (18 Oct 19)Team Fees Due
Team Nominations Due
Accommodation Deposit Due
End of November (29 Nov 19)Individual Fees Due
Individual Registrations Due
UHA Capitation fee Due
Referee Levy Due
Mid December (20 Dec 19)Function Money Due

 

Teams

We currently have 34 teams entered(updated 19 Nov).

Elite Open - 7 Teams

- New South Wales A

- New South Wales B

- Tasmania

- Western Australia

- Queensland

- Victoria

- New Zealand

Elite Womens - 9 Teams

- New South Wales

- Tasmania

- Western Australia

- Queensland

- Victoria

- Territory (ACT and Northern Territory)

- New Zealand Elite Womens

- Chendu**

- New Zealand Masters

Mixed Masters - 7 Teams

- New South Wales

- Western Australia

- Tasmania

- Chendu**

- Queensland Red

- Queensland Black

- South Australia

Under 19s - 5 Teams

- Western Australia

- Tasmania

- Victoria

- Queensland A

- Queensland B

Under 15s - 6 Teams

- New South Wales (TBC)

- Victoria

- Queensland

- Western Australia Gold

- Western Australia Black

- Chendu**

** International Teams (qualify for finals but not medals)

 

Programme

NB: The Programme is indicative only at this time and subject to change.

Day 1 - Sun 19th Jan

9:00am to 11am - Pool Setup

11am to 3:30pm - Team Practice Sessions

4pm - Opening Ceremony

 

Day 2 - Mon 20th Jan

9:15am to 3:15pm

6:15pm to 9:45pm

 

Day 3 - Tue 21st Jan

9:15am to 3:15pm

6:15pm to 9:45pm

 

Day 4 - Wed 22nd Jan

9:15am to 3:15pm

6:15pm to 9:45pm

 

Day 5 - Thu 23rd Jan

9:15am to 3:15pm

6:15pm to 9:45pm

 

Finals - Fri 24th Jan

9:15am to 5pm

Under 15s

Under 19s

Masters

Elite Open

Elite Womens

 

Medal Presentation - Fri 24th Jan

TBA

 

Function at Crystal Palace, Luna Park - Fri 24th Jan

The NSW Underwater Hockey Commission are pleased to announce the function for both Seniors and Juniors will be held at Luna Park Sydney.

  • 6:30pm Function Opens
  • 7pm Buffet Dinner is served.
  • 8pm Juniors must leave the function room. Juniors will not be allowed back in after this time.
  • Alcohol is not allowed out of the function room.
  • A prepurchased All Day (unlimited) Ride Pass costs $29 (or $57 at the gate).
  • Sampler Pass costs $15 (2 rides only).
  • The cost for ride passes is the same for Adults and Children.
  • 10pm Rides close.
  • 10:30pm Function closes.

 

Australian Team - Sat 25th Jan

12pm to 2pm

 

Useful Links

Knox Aquatic Centre

Sydney Trains Network Map

Opal Fares

Grants (Under 18s)

Luna Park Sydney