2018 Junior Netball – Time to complete your membership and MyNetball registration (VNA)

Junior Netball – VNA and Membership reminder.

The start of the season is a very busy time of year. We have completed selection of our Saturday squads. We have completed grading of our Friday night junior netball teams and held our 11/U skills day.

To be able to finalise the teams for the season we URGENTLY need all players who intend to play junior netball in 2018 to have completed both their MyNetball Membership (VNA) and membership by this Sunday 11 March.
After this date teams will be formed and announced via the website and email. Information on St Mary’s Club Membership and MyNetball Membership (VNA) can be found on our website.
If you are new to the Club please complete the AFL Barwon Clearance form –

Age Groups

Age groups are as follows including 1 January through to 31 December –11/U: 2010 – 2007
13/U: 2006 – 2005
15/U: 2004 – 2003
17/U: 2002 – 2001Please note players will be placed within teams in their correct age group unless there is extenuating circumstances and space available in a team.

Team announcements

Squad/Team announcements

  • Saturday Squad announced Tuesday 20 February
  • Saturday team final teams announced Friday 9 March
  • Friday graded teams announced Wednesday 14 March
  • Tuesday teams – 11/U teams announced Wednesday 14 March
  • Friday social teams announced Friday 16 March

Training times and training start-up

  • 11/U and 13/U teams – Thursday 4-5 pm
  • 15/U and 17/U teams – Thursday 5-6 pm 
Training for our Saturday squads is underway. 
Training will commence for Friday Night Graded Teams on Thursday 15 March and our Social Teams Thursday 22 March. Teams will be advised accordingly via email.
Training for 11/U Tuesday night teams will commence on 4-5pm Thursday 22 March. Teams will be advised accordingly via email.

Membership and MyNetball Registration (VNA)

New Players – Netball 

Netball Clearances

If you have previously played netball for another club, your first step is to complete a clearance form.  All players coming to St Mary’s Sporting Club that played in another GFL club or BFL in 2017 MUST complete the AFL Barwon Clearance form. Email your clearance to email to info@stmaryssc.com and it will be submitted.  You will be advised of the outcome via email.

Never played before or had a My Netball Membership – VNA

If you have not played before and wish to register please contact f.greig@bigpond.net.au

Existing players My Netball Membership – Netball Victoria (VNA)

My Netball Membership – VNA

To play netball in Victoria (in any competition) all players must have a current My Netball Membership- VNA.  In order to participate in a Netball Victoria affiliated Association/Competition and/or development courses, you must be a member of Netball Victoria.  It is important to note that a player must have a current membership before she/he takes the court, so you must make sure you pay before taking the court for your first match in the 2018 year.

Follow our 2018 VNA instructions to finalise your VNA. 

PLEASE NOTE: If you have paid your My Netball Membership to another association you MUST still register your My Netball Membership to St Mary’s Sporting Club.  You will not have to pay a second VNA but you must go through the St Mary’s portal with your login and password to be able to placed in a St Mary’s SC Netball team.

IMPORTANT: This year players born after 01/01/2008 must have a St Mary’s Sporting Club Net Set Go Membership to take the court.  Contact Fiona Greig f.greig@bigpond.net.au if your players is in this age group.

Season start-up

Saturday GFL Netball – 14 April

Tuesday 11U – 17 April

Friday Junior Netball – 20 April

Full season details

Coaches and Team Managers needed

We need volunteer coaches and team managers to assist with getting teams on the courts.  This year we will be unable to register any teams that do not have both positions filled.  This year we again have the assistance of Coaching Mentors on Thursday night to assist with coaching plans, skill development and training sessions.


We URGENTLY need ALL equipment returned to the Club so we can make up packs for the start of the season.  Equipment can be droped to the courts between 4-6pm this Thursday OR 30 Grant St Newtown. 

Questions, concerns and feedback

If you have questions please call 0438 011 016 or email f.greig@bigpond.net.au