From the Chair #3

Hi Fellow Members of the Yellow and Black Army,


This edition is full of great news.

News about members of the Club stepping up and taking on roles to ensure we are the “Club of choice in Wyndham”.


The Board and I are delighted to announce that Kelly Breen has taken on the role of Director of Finance. Kelly comes with great experience and expertise to manage this role, being a partner in Teamwork Accounting, Pt Cook. Kelly will be setting up our new accounting system and working her way around the system in the next few weeks, before assuming full responsibilities once she has bank access, etc. Thank you, Kelly.


All treasurer matters are still to be directed to:

treasurer.werribeehockey@gmail.com and either Kelly or I will get back to you.


I also have pleasure in announcing that Lee Whitmore has taken on the Inclusion Officer Role. Lee will work with section convenors to organise our Inclusion Days, including Women’s and Men’s Round, Fair Go Sports Day and other events. Thank you, Lee.


The success of any Club is the combined effort of all.

The above announcements add to the great group of people on our Club’s committee however we are still in need two people to fill the following positions:

Social Coordinator – great role for two or more people working together - to plan and conduct social events throughout the year

Social Hockey coordinator – to organise social hockey including summer and if possible, a social hockey during winter for those not involved in main competition. This also encompasses liaising with others for events such as the Indo/Aus Diwali Tournament.

Please contact me president.whc@gmail.com if you can help out.


The men’s section this week announced their 2020 coaches.

A big thank you to the following for taking on the role.

VL1 – Jayden Street. VL1R – Jack Scanlon Men’s thirds – Jordan Cooper.

Well done guys we look forward to seeing great things in 2020.


Our School Roadshows:

have been successfully run and our Hook In 2 Hockey program is off and running. It is great to see the energetic youngsters learning to enjoy the game that we all enjoy and love.

A big thank you to:

Holly for her organisation of both the Roadshows and the Tuesday night Hin2H;

Jemma Nix, Sabah Sakkal, Sam Cullen, Casey Tunstall & Emma Tivendale for undertaking the Roadshows and

Jemma & Alannah Nix, Sam Cullen, Kahli & Kylie Krepp, Tash Smith, Declan Boudrie, and Lee Blake or coaching Hin2H.

A great effort everyone – these kids are our future.


Fees for 2020:

Information on this has been widely circulated and can also be found on the website. We will not be issuing invoices for fees – please check out what you owe and pay directly into the Club’s Account:

Werribee Hockey Club Inc

BSB 063 622

Account # 1029 9766


We will be enforcing our NO PAY NO PLAY. You need to be financial by no later than the Tuesday before round 1 of your respective competition. If you need to discuss your payment schedule, please contact your section coordinator, Jayden Street or myself as soon as possible.


With less than a month to the start of the senior season we are certainly increasing the work on the track – good to see the training sessions running well and the vibe around the Club is great. I am looking for to some practice matches soon.

Our Juniors will be in action shortly and once again the Club will be in full winter season swing.


Let’s make 2020 the best season yet!

Together we achieve more!


Lyn Tout

Chair of the Board

President.whc@gmail.com


Other contacts:

Men.whc@gmail.com women.whc@gmail.com operations.whc@gmail.com youth.whc@outlook.com

or see website https://www.werribeehc.com.au/

Copyright © 2020. Werribee Hockey Club

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