Itinerary

SATURDAY 21st July

8:30am Managers Meeting at Sporting venues
9am Games Begin
4pm Games conclude
5pm Games Celebration Function at sporting venues (Special Guest Olympians and other Performers).
SUNDAY 22nd July
8:30am Games begin
12pm Games conclude
12:30pm Depart

Accommodation Opportunities

These charges are in addition to $25 per person Games Registration fee and existing package. Please note coaches and Managers are only charged a registration fee of $10 per person (NPG merchandise).

Accommodation

For those attending who are only registering to play and families are seeking their own accommodation please visit http://www.destinationtamworth.com.au/Downtime/listings#Farmstay. (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.

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2018

NPG Package

Tamworth 21st-22nd July 2018

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Official Photography

There will be an official photographer for the National Primary Games for 2018. Photos will be available with photographers covering all sports throughout the weekend.

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.

Photography

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 site.

Games

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

Lunch will be available at all sporting venues. Local associations will be running either BBQ’s or opening Canteens for the duration of the games.

Games Celebration Function (GCF)

The GCF will be held at the completion of all Saturdays play. 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.

NEXT CARNIVAL

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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