SATURDAY 21st July

8:30am Managers Meeting at Sporting venues
9am Games Begin
12-2pm Lunch provided. Games Celebration Function at sporting venues (Special Guest Olympians and other Performers).
5pm Games conclude

SUNDAY 22nd July
8:30am Games begin
1030am-1230pm Lunch provided
12:30pm Depart

Accommodation Opportunities

These charges are in addition to $40 per person Games Registration fee and existing package, including lunch on Saturday and Sunday. Please note coaches and Managers are only charged a registration fee of $25 per person (2 x lunch & 1 hat).


For those attending who are only registering to play and families are seeking their own accommodation please visit (Tamworth Bunkhouse 0414 361 924)

Residential (Boarding style) Accommodation

Available to schools only. The residential accommodation is offered at Farrer Memorial Agricultural High School. Package includes:

  • Dormitory style accommodation
  • Dinner Friday night
  • Dinner Saturday night
  • Breakfast Saturday and Sunday
  • BYO sleeping bag and pillow

Cost $140 per person (all inclusive)

Responsibilities of Team/School Management

All Management must submit WWC check or be employed in the education system to be able to utilise accommodation facilities. We have a minimum staffing of 1 adult to 8 children for accommodation. The responsibility for the behaviour and safety of the students sits with the staff member responsible for them during their stay.



NYG Package

Tamworth 21st-22nd July 2018

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Registrations close 2nd July 2018.

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Official Photography

My Action Images are proudly the official photographer for the National Youth Games for 2018. Photos will be available with photographers covering the sports of Football, Rugby League and Rugby Union. 

My Action Images

Peter Yandle
0403 286 574

Key Information

Managers Information

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.

2018 Managers Information PDF: Please click here for Managers Information.


There will be an official NYG 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 Gymnastics 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.


21-22 JULY 2018

Presented by the Northern Inland Academy of Sport (NIAS) in Tamworth NSW with the support of Macquarie Bank.

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