News

Return to Play 2020 announcement
NNA are very excited to announce that we will return to the courts on Saturday 25 July 2020, subject to the Public Health Order due for release 1 July 2020.     Your Clubs will be contacting you soon with all the relevant   information and we look forward to seeing you back at Netball.
Sunday Spotlight: Narelle Eather
Update 9 - COVID-19 (16/05/20)
With the release by Netball Australia and Netball NSW of return to training and competition guidelines, we advise that NNA are currently putting policies and procedures together in line with the guidelines issued today, so that we can protect all NNA members and their families.    Again, this is great news however there is still some work to do to ensure everyone involved stays safe.   Until this is completed there is to be no return to netball activ...
Update 8 - COVID-19 (12/05/20)
COVID 19 - CHANGES TO PUBLIC HEALTH ORDERS FROM 15 May 2020   NNA are waiting on confirmation on how the changes to the public health orders that will start 15 May 2020 will affect the return to play for our sport.  At this stage we will still enforce the current directive from Netball NSW  that no Netball activity is to be conducted until 29 June 2020.  However, Netball NSW released the following statement yesterday:   “In line with this advice from the NSW O...
Update 7 - COVID-19 (6/05/20)
A REMINDER THAT OUR COURTS ARE CLOSED:   The Newcastle Council has recently put signage up at the National Park precinct due to an increasing concern over the misuse of the open spaces. It is therefore disappointing to still see members using the courts. It is important that our Netball Community in particular, assist us and the wider sporting community in getting back to the sport we love, by complying with Government regulations. The quicker we get back on top of it all, the quicker we c...
Sad News - Life Member Gaie Urquhart
It is with much sadness that we advise the passing of Life Member, Patron and friend to all at Newcastle Netball, Gaie Urquhart on Tuesday April 14 2020.   Our thoughts and wishes go out to her family.
Announcement of 2020 NNA 11yrs Development Squad
Congratulations to the following girls who have been selected in the 11 years Representative Team for 2020.   Alyssa Slee Annabelle Vazquez Ava Fawcett Ava Simmons Ella Tighe Ellazae Elers Hope White Indianna Ponman Kira-Lee Van Der Mast Layla Kellar Bridgart * Lexi Leyshon Lexie Potter * Lilly Bell Lucinda McNabb Lucy Elliot Lyla Wilkinson Makenzie Forbes-Abercrombie Marli Gilmour Milla Handley Mya Reece Myah Wolfenden Myla Tucker Nikita O'Brien Riley Dale Sapphire Tupou Sophie Cooper Ste...
Announcement of 2020 NNA 12 years team
Congratulations to the following girls who have been selected in the 12 years Representative Team for 2020.   Nina Amidy Isabella Henderson Eden Hilder Sarah Hobbs Mikayla Ireland Matilda Percival Isabelle Spruce Emma Steel Keira Tunbridge Anna Vogt   Coach                        - Sharyn Pavey Assistant Coach        - Mel Meares Team Manager      &nbs...
Announcement of 2020 NNA 13 years Team
Congratulations to the following girls who have been selected in the 13 years Representative Team for 2020.   Mahala Brockbank   Caitlin Dale Erin Dalzell Acacia Elers Xuela Faasisila Elle Kaluski Carrie Lind  Giulia Sklavos Ruby Swain Ella Tupou   Coach                     -           Maddison Horvath Assistant Coach      -      &n...
Announcement of 2020 NNA 14 years Team
Congratulations to the following girls who have been selected in the NNA 14 years Representative Team for 2020.   Charlee Belcher Hannah Chicken Tynisha Faasisila Madeline Ferry Eliza Ginns Indy Hilder Eve Keeling Ella Smith Paige Stalling Hope White   Co Coaches   -           Perry Byrne and Sara Gilbert Manager        -           Nicole Quinn &n...
Walking Netball is back in 2020!
Walking Netball returns on Monday February 3rd at 9:30 AM.   Walking Netball is suitable and great for all levels of fitness and offers a great low-impact alternative to the game we love and enjoy.   Please contact Ellen Monaghan for information regarding these sessions or if you have any questions.   Ellen Monaghan Mobile:   0407431485 Email:  cliffnellen@bigpond.com
Announcement of 2020 NNA Rep personnel
The 2020 Representative personnel are:   JST Coordinator:  Dominque Squires SST Coordinator:  Helen Wilson   12 years:  Coach - Sharyn Pavey, Manager - Velvet Murnane 13 years:  Coach - Maddi Horvath / Assistant Coach - Amber Collits / Manager - Pam Willetts 14 years:  Coach - Perry Byrne / Manager - TBA 15 years:  Coach - Kirsty Allan + Dwight Graham / Manager - TBA 17 years:  Coach - Trude Yen / Manager - Helen Matthews Opens:  Coach - Traci B...
Tips from our Physio
Regent Street Physiotherapy provide the first aid support to netballers in the Newcastle Netball Association`s competitions of a Saturday, and Craig, who is Physiotherapist to the Association`s Representative teams, has put together some tips that are useful to all netballers. Click  here to view his tips.
Netball exercises to prevent injury
Regent Street Physiotherapy provide First Aid and strapping services to Newcastle Netball Association members on game days. Click here to download some exercises specifically for netball players.