MIAMI 

JUNIOR FAQ

 

  

Q. How does my child join?

 A. There is an online sign on link on this website so you can do straight away.  

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

A. Yes. Please go to the online sign on link on the Junior Info page.

 

Q. What paperwork do I have to fill out?

A. If all players in a Team sign on online the teamsheet will be printed automatically by Miami Oztag.New Players can also sign online, all registration details will be completed during the sign on process.

 

Q. How long does the season run for?

A. 10 Weeks - 12 Rounds (Super Saturday 12th October with a back up date of the 26th)

 

Q. When is Oztag Played?

A. Sept –Dec (12 Rounds) Summer Season

A. February - March (10 Rounds) Autumn Season 

 

Q. What day is Junior Oztag Played?

A. Sept-Dec (Wednesday and Thursday)

 

Q. How much does Junior Oztag Cost?

A. Please go to our Fees and Surcharges page on this website (12 Game competition)   

 

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) or tights (cost $35.00). 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 but not recommended due to players not having a good grip.

 

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. All individuals team lists will be posted on this website. Please be Patient during this process.

 

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

A. Details will be posted on this website (Wet Weather Info Page) no later than 2.00pm on game days and also on our Facebook Page.

 

Q. How long do the games go for?

A. Games run for 30minutes (15 minutes halves)

 

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

A. Yes. Oztag helps place children individually into teams.

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

 

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.

But we do have a very high success rating at making this possible.

 

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

A. BOYS: U5/6, U 7,U8,U9, U10,U11, U12,U13, U14,U15,  GIRLS: U5/6,U7, U8,U9,U10,U11,U12,U13,U14,U15,

 

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 is kept

 

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 daughter wants to play in a 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.

 

Q. Who & What is a Delegate?

A. They are your Team & 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 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 team 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 January for both Boys and Girls divisions. Nominations are due on the 24th of October and trials are held on the 27th of October.

 

If you have a question that has not been answered on this page, please email us at miami@oztag.com OR call 0425333807 and we will be happy to answer it for you.

 

 

 

 
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