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Wear pink - 6 May 2017 for Breast Cancer

posted by Coaching TGNC

Gap-1 Coach in GF for National Men's & Mixed Netball Titles

posted 21 Apr 2017, 04:41 by Coaching TGNC

Good luck to our very own Gap Netball Club Opens-1 coach, Patrick Griffin, who is playing in the Queensland State Mens Reserve team at the 2017 Australian Men’s and Mixed Netball Association (AMMNA) grand final at 11.00am, 22 April.  The game will be live-streamed for those not committed to their own games.  Good Luck Pat (Defence Team Captain)!  
All matches are being contested at the all new Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre, Nerang Broadbeach Rd, Carrara (next to Metricon Stadium).

2017 Canteen Volunteers

posted 29 Mar 2017, 03:21 by Canteen TGNC

Welcome to the 2017 season.  All volunteers are welcome and if you would like your levy refunded, here’s a rewarding way to make that happen.  Come and volunteer in the canteen or BBQ at Downey Park.  Just 2 shifts guarantee your levy back.  Or bring a friend and do 1 shift together. Click this link to go to our invitation page on 

Dates for The Gap are

·    Saturday 29th April,

·    Saturday 17th June, & 

·    Saturday 5th August. 

We may also be required to help on carnival days.  

Thank you to those who have already signed up.  

If you need any help, I can be contacted on or 0412 744 705

Hellen Meland

Pre-Season Fitness with Ritual HQ CANCELLED tonight

posted 13 Mar 2017, 00:14 by Coaching TGNC   [ updated 19 Mar 2017, 22:17 ]

UPDATE:  Unfortunately our last session of pre-season fitness with Ritual HQ is cancelled tonight due to the weather.

6-6.45pm at HRSS courts for all TGNC registered players turning 13 and over, Umpires and coaches.

Only two more weeks to cram in your last pre-season fitness sessions before fixtures start at Downey Park on Saturday 25 March.

Thank you to Tyler and his team from Ritual HQ at The Gap who continue to support their local community netball club members, on and off the court.

Club Coach information session - 1st Monday of each month

posted 5 Mar 2017, 03:46 by Coaching TGNC

This is a reminder about our 1st Monday of the month, internal club coach information session.

Hilder Rd State School (HRSS) courts, alternate venue to be arranged if wet.

The topic for March is Fundamental Skills - teaching correct technique and identifying common errors:
  • Movement Skills
  • Ball Skills
  • Attacking Skills
  • Defending Skills
  • Shooting Skills
This session will be relevant to coaches across all age groups from opens to NetSetGO.

Please bring comfortable clothing and a water bottle.  Coaches are welcome to attend as active sideline participants - because our own poor technique from years ago means some of us can no longer play!

Please reply via e-mail to so we have an indication of numbers.

Coach Information Sessions Sunday 19 February

posted 17 Feb 2017, 07:07 by Coaching TGNC

Information sessions for the 2017 season will be held for all our wonderful volunteer coaches as follows:

Sunday 19 February 2017
Gymnasium, Hilder Rd State School
  • NetSetGO coaches, teams 8-10yrs at 2.30-3.30pm
  • Competitive coaches, teams 11 yrs to opens at 3.45-5.00pm
Receive game bags, coach shirts, presentation from AllSports Physio-The Gap, accreditation advice, blue card information, coaching resources and useful information for the coming season.


Thanks Communify!

posted 14 Feb 2017, 02:49 by Registrar TGNC   [ updated 14 Feb 2017, 03:21 ]

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We thank Communify for letting us put a registration banner at Green Corner on Waterworks Road at Ashgrove and we encourage members to support their programs. 
Communify is a local community organisation that provides opportunities for people, whatever their stage of life, to join activities that are interesting, stimulating, and that support an active, healthy and socially connected life.
Communify's services include domestic support, transport, volunteering, aged and disability services, childcare, volunteering and many other services for residents of inner North-West Brisbane.
The Newmarket poster
Communify will host a free community day to open a new community venue at the former Newmarket Bowls Club at 1-5pm on Sunday 19 March with Flipside Circus, food trucks, 'Kids Do Art' activities, music, and much more.

We encourage Club members to help Communify to strengthen our community's capacity by visiting their website to donate or get involved.

2017 Extra 13s Grading

posted 13 Feb 2017, 03:25 by Registrar TGNC

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Due to the unprecedented number of 13 year players who were unable to attend either or both grading sessions this year, the graders are holding an extra session on Thursday 16th February at the Hilder Road netball courts from 6pm - 7.30pm. 

Please advise as soon as possible if you are unable to attend this session

Fiona Davies
Grading Convenor

Pre-season Fitness with Ritual HQ continues until 20 March 2017

posted 12 Feb 2017, 21:10 by Coaching TGNC   [ updated 5 Mar 2017, 03:24 ]

Ritual HQ, proud supporters of The Gap Netball Club, continue to run pre-season fitness free for our registered players & coaches every Monday, 6-6.45pm at HRSS until 20 March.  

Sessions are suited to players turning 13 in 2017 to Opens.  

If sessions are cancelled due to weather they will be posted on this News page.

2017 Teams

posted 10 Feb 2017, 22:15 by Registrar TGNC   [ updated 17 Feb 2017, 18:31 ]

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2017 teams for all age grades (8-9s to Opens) have been posted. 

If a player cannot commit to their team, including attending training sessions, they should discuss this directly with their coach by email at as shown on their team listing.
  • 8-9s (born 2008-9) - some 9s may be in a 10s team
  • 10s (born 2007)
  • 11s (born 2006)
  • 12s (born 2005)
  • 13s (born 2004)
  • Cadets (born 2002-3)
  • Inters (born 1999-2001)
  • Opens (born 1998 and earlier)
If you have questions or concerns about team allocation email:

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