QLD OZTAG 

MOOROOKA OZTAG JUNIOR

FAQ's 

QLD OZTAG 
 
 
Game Days - Mondays and Tuesdays from 345pm
 

Q. How does my child join?

 A. You can register prior to the season start via the registration link located on the Junior Competition tab. 

 

Q. Can I enter a Team/Child before sign on?

A. Yes, you can register your team/child via the registration link located on the Home Tab.

 

Q. What paperwork do I have to fill out?

A.No paperwork .. online registration takes care of all paperwork ........Online is the way to go !

 

Q. How long does the season run for?

 A. 10 week season , No school holiday games

       Summer Season Sept - November.

 

 Q. When is Oztag Played?

  A. September to late November , on a Monday or a Tuesday afternoon ---- No school Holidays

 

Q. How much does Junior Oztag Cost?

 A. A one off Registration fee of $85.00 per child  plus an $11 annual membership fee  

 

 Q. What gear does my child need to wear to play?

A. Every child needs to have Official Oztag Shorts to play (cost $25.00). Shorts are unisex and girls have the added option to choose playing tights if they prefer (cost $35 ) Both available at the admin desk

All players must wear same coloured numbered shirts (team delegate to advise).

No metal or screw in stud type shoes allowed. Sandshoes are allowed.

 

Q. I have signed my child up to play Junior Oztag but don’t know what team he/she has been placed into?

A. We have a record of all players we have placed into teams. Please check the Individual Player list at the admin desk to see which team your child has been placed in. 

You should receive a message about your childs team name and Round 1 game time closer to kickoff. 

 

Q. Where do we find if games will be cancelled due to weather?

A. Details will be posted on this website and our Facebook page no later than 3.00pm on game days

 

Q. How long do the games go for?

A. Games run for 30minutes (15 minutes halves) in a 35 min time slot 

 

Q. Am I able to register my child as an individual player?

A. Yes, this can  be done via the registration link located on the homepage  

·             We will place children individually into teams

·          We will do our best to place your child into a team they will feel comfortable with

·          Please advise us of which school they are from or

·       I   if there are friends they would like to play with and we will do our best

 

Q. Can I make sure that my child is placed into a team with their friend?

A. We will do everything we can but in some cases it is not possible due to teams being full.

Register early to avoid this 

 

Q. What divisions are available for my child to play in?

in 2020 

A.BOYS & Girls

U6’s born in 2014           U7’s born in 2013

U8’s born in 2012            U9’s born in 2011

U10’s born in 2010         U11’s born in 2009

U12’s born in 2008           U13’s born in 2007

U14’s born in 2006          U15’s born in 2005

 

 

Q. Will Semi & Grand finals be played?

A. Finals will only be played in division’s u10 and above for both Boys and Girls as divisions from u5 to u9 are non competitive age groups. This means no official competition ladders are kept although game results can be viewed on this site

 

Q. My child wants to play with friends that are OLDER can he/she do this

A. We do not encourage this, however as long as the Parents and the child are happy to do this we have no problem as long as a consent form is signed.

 

Q. My child wants to play with friends that are YOUNGER can he/she do this

A. Yes this is possible BUT their can only be 1 year difference & a maximum of 2 older players within a team, PLUS the opposition will gain 2 tries for each of these players. This means the team would be 4 tries down before the game commences.

 

Q. My daughter wants to play in an all boy’s team. Can she?

A. We do not encourage this, however as long as the Parents and the child are happy to do this we have no problem as long as a consent form is signed.

Many divisions cater for mixed teams 

 

Q. Who & What is a Delegate?

A. They are your Team leader / manager & Our Team Contact. We have many parents that sign up as a delegate to help organize a team to pass on any game times or any relevant information concerning draws etc.

 

Q. Does Moorooka Oztag provide Coaches?

A. Being a recreational sport, Oztag does not have coaches. We do however have development officers who assist teams grasp the basics of the game each afternoon we play. Just come up and see the admin desk to organise someone to assist your team.

 

Q. Will my child need to be graded?

A. Oztag does not grade teams or players. Oztag is a recreational sport designed for children to make up teams so that they can play with their friends. We have teams made up from school class friends, winter sport teams (netball, Rugby league, Rugby Union, Soccer etc.) and from individuals signing up.

 

Q. Does my child need to attend training each week?

A. No training days are scheduled for players. It is up to individual teams to arrange their own training days if they choose to do so. The majority of team’s do not train at all.

 

Q. Is their Representative pathways in Oztag?

A. Yes. Trials are held each year in October for players interested in playing in their division at the following years State Cup to be held in late January for both Boys and Girls divisions 10 - 15 years.

 

 



If you have a questions that have not been answered on this page, please email us at moorooka@oztag.com and we will be happy to answer it for you

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