DEAR NNSW/CENTRAL COAST FUTSAL PLAYER
2019/2020 Season News and Timetable.
The Season is not too far away and over the next week, we will be sending out flyers to clubs and schools, to inform them, of our pending season and what we are up too.
NNSW Futsal, for now, will continue its association with Australian Futsal Association, with their pathways to State, National and World Cup competitions for both seniors, and juniors. Our Rep programs has taken on a new look, with the Gol Brasil Academy taking a big step forward, in special training, with elite coaches Nathan Baker and David Yager, with assistance from other National elite coaches. Our various Club League Competitions, Elite League, FYL , State Leagues and new National Club competitions, will all be happening in September and registrations MUST be completed prior to any competition.
Our Club competitions continue to grow and last year was bigger and better than before, with the introduction, of new centres and new clubs, in new areas. A lot more people will discover Futsal for fun, or for a Pathway to Representative opportunities, or just to better their skills of the game. This year, all club winners, from 6 to all age and even mixed teams, will have the opportunity IF THEY WISH, to compete against other winning club teams, from all over the Eastern States. This special gala, Champions of Champions event, will be held over Easter school holidays, every year by AFA.
NNSW Futsal Registrations fees this year are $50.00 for all players, junior and senior and includes AFA registration and insurance Australia wide at any AFA endorsed venue (while playing an endorsed event) for 12 months, September to August. Clubs may add an administration fee at their discretion.
Club competition will start at most centres, 2nd of September 2019 (for U6s to All Age Men, Mixed, Girls U12, 14, 16, Youth and Open Women where possible).
NEW online registration forms using Pay Pal and Visa are now on the website. IF you cannot register online, then you can come in on one of the sign up days in August.
HOWZAT /GENISIS NEWCASTLE Register WED night 7th and 14th August 6pm to 7.30pm.
BROADMEADOW HOCKEY FIELDS Register THUR 8th and 15th August 6pm to 7.30pm.
BROADMEADOW BASKETBALL (ELITE MEN AND WOMEN) TBA Starts Sept 18th
MEDOWIE CHRISTIAN COLLEGE Regos Mon 5th & 12th August 6pm to 7.30pm.
MAITLAND BASKETBALL STADIUM Regos TUES 6th & 13th August 6pm to 7.30pm. Includes
MAITLAND PCYC (Monday competition only)
ERINA Team Names to be sent direct to Central Coast operations manager. Anyone wanting to pay cash or order uniforms can come to any of the below.
BATEAU BAY PCYC Wednesday 7th of August and 14th August 5.30 to 7.00 pm
LAKE HAVEN Wednesday 7th August and 14th August 7.30 to 9.00 pm
AS WELL AS OTHER MEMBER CLUBS THAT HAVE JOINED NNSW FUTSAL such as
AFC Awaba and AFC Cessnock. See their website www.advancefootballcentre.com.au
On these registration days you come in and give your team name and contact and pay for any uniform if needed, game fees in advance first 12 only (allow for semis and Finals), club fee if any, etc. Fully completed TEAM SHEETS TO BE GIVEN BY 26th September 2019 to your club for checking of registrations.
Please note each club is different in their costings etc. so you cannot pay for games, uniforms etc. online. Please pay to club in cash or cheque. ALL PCYC have a $10.00 membership payable to the club.
GALA DAY FOR U6, 7, 8 and 9’s.
A special gala day will be held each year for U6/7/8/9s, to introduce this great sport, to many who don’t know about it, as well as give some of our regulars a chance to compete against other teams.
This year the 5 a side Futsal gala day will be held at Niagara Park Complex, at Niagara Park on the Central Coast on SUNDAY 4th August 2019. Cost $150.00 a team 12 player maximum per team. Enter your team to or
ANY football club welcomed to enter. You do not have to be registered in Futsal to attend.
MEN AND WOMEN ELITE LEAGUE – NEWCASTLE REGION ONLY.
We will also be running a Women’s Elite League, with WPL clubs being invited to this program. This program will run from 18th September 2019 and will finish mid-December so not to interfere with outdoor. Ages we are looking for are 12,14,16 and Youth/Women. You don’t have to be in WPL to attend.
Men’s Elite League will also continue and is available for players 16 and up in preformed teams. Will be held at Broadmeadow Basketball if possible. 20 minutes halves. Cash prizes at the end. Cost $75.00 a game. Limited spots for both competitions. Get your team entered now! or
YOUTH FUTSAL LEAGUE TRIALS – NEWCASTLE TITANS AND MACQUARIE SHARKS
We will continue running our Youth Futsal League program through Windale PCYC on a Saturday. This year we will be catering for U8, 9, 10, s as part of the Sunday State programme. Similar to the outdoor Sap or Net programs, we want to identify and develop potential elite Rep Players. Trials for these and the NNSW and NNSW Country rep teams to prepare for January Nationals will be held as follows. (Central Coast teams TBA)
Sunday 31st August 9.00am Under 8
10.00am Under 9
11.00am Under 10
U11’s will trial on different dates, set out in information provided below for State teams.
Any outdoor sap or net team wanting to join, are more than welcome.
Cost $70.00 a team. (Must be registered with NNSW Futsal)
Please indicate your team to
NATIONAL CLUB COMPETITION MEN AND WOMEN – NEWCASTLE TITANS TEAM
A Newcastle men’s and women’s Titans Squad, comprising of Central Coast and Newcastle players, will be chosen in September to represent NNSW, in National club games, to be held over summer, on a Saturday and to represent the city on international tours that come up over winter. Players will be 16 and above and MUST BE AVAILABLE OVER WINTER, to travel if required and available for travel on a Saturday during summer competitions. Send your interest if available to and
STATE REPRESENTATIVE TEAMS /Newcastle Titans and Macquarie Sharks Selections.
Central Coast Strikers TBA, Sydney Teams TBA . Cost $250.00 State ……,.,$600.00 State and National Competition.
Representative State team trials for all age groups from U11s up, will be as follows. Venue will be at Howzat/Genesis upstairs courts.
Friday 6th September
6pm – U11 Boys
7pm – U12 Boys
Saturday 7th September
9am – U16s Boys and Youth Men
10am – Men
11am – U15 Boys
12pm – U13 and U14 Boys
Sunday 8th September
9am – U12 and U13 Girls
10am – U14 and U15 Girls
11am – U16 Girls and Youth Women 12pm – Women
Friday 13th September
6pm – U11 Boys
7pm U12 Boys
Saturday 14th September
3pm – U12 and U13 Girls
4pm – U14 and U15 Girls
5pm – U16 Girls, Youth Women and Women
Sunday 15th September
2pm – U13 and U14 Boys
3pm – U16 Boys and Youth Men
4pm – Men
5pm – U15 Boys
NNSW Central Coast teams TBA. Will be allocated early September.
Representative and any new Coaches, who want to coach at Nationals, should attend NNSW Futsal coach’s refresher course on Saturday the 13th of July at Awaba fields from 9.00am to 4.00pm BBQ lunch and drinks will be given at 12.00pm (Academy children will be there, to help with demonstrations, so a real must for us all).
You need to pre-register by emailing The course is free but all coaches, referee etc. will need to pay $50 registration, just like the players, for insurances. If you do not play but coach please bring money on the day and we will fix your insurances etc. If you can’t attend, a crash course will be given on Sunday 14th at Howzat 2.00 to 5.00pm so no one misses out!
Finally for all the local club teams, nothing will change, your competition will be on a week night at a centre near you. Your one registration allows you to play in as many, teams and clubs (Belonging to NNSW FUTSAL) that you wish.
PLEASE, whether you love the sport for fun and fitness or for its great pathways, spread the word at your local club and/or school, and convey to them that Futsal is a sport for all, young and old, beginners or elite, male or female!
On behalf of the NNSW Futsal committee I thank you for all your support and look forward to seeing you for another exciting Summer of Futsal.
Secretary NNSW Futsal