All Managers will be sent information in preparation for successful weekend. They will also be able to collect their equipment including tickets and hats at the information tent for each sport on the Saturday morning at the Managers meeting at 8:30am.
2017 Managers Information PDF: Please click here for Managers Information.
There will be an official NPG photographer who will be taking hundreds of action and still shots over the weekend. These will be available for purchase from his site.
For all sports other than Athletics, Gymnastics, Mountain Biking and Tennis, teams will compete in at least 5 matches that are 12 minute halves with a two minute half time. All teams will play a Final Series at their level to ensure everyone finishes with an exciting game. For example: In Netball there will be 17th vs 18th playoff Final. For information specific to other sports go to the sports page of the website.
Lunch will be provided at all sporting venues. Team management will be presented with tickets at the Managers Meeting on the Saturday morning.
Games Celebration Function (GCF)
The GCF will be held during dedicated lunch time breaks at the sporting venues. This event is for players and their families and support staff. The GCF includes very special guest Olympians and a number of other high profile entertainers to inspire the children.
Spirit of the Games
There will be no presentation of Awards at each sporting event. There will only be one award given for each sport as this event is experience driven not results focused and this will be sent to the team that is voted to display the ‘Spirit of the Games’
The Macquarie Bank Spirit of the Sport Certificates will be presented to a team that displays excellent sportsmanship on the field, behaviour off it and will be voted by all team managers, referees and sport convenors.