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Umpires wanted

Lismore representative teams require umpires at all carnivals they attend. Please consider your availability for the following carnivals:
South Coast Netball - Palm Beach QLD 15 March 2015
Grafton Sate teams - 22 March 2015
Grafton State Age teams - 29 March 2015
If you are interested in attending then please call Rachelle Watson 0420362670

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Umpires for State and State Age

If you are a badged umpire and are interested in attending the NSW Championship events for:
State at Wollongong 5 - 8 June 2015 and/or State Age in Sydney from 26 - 29 June 2015.
Please contact Rachelle Watson 0420362670 immediately to discuss.

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NSW Govt. Working with Children Check

Hi all,
It is necessary for all volunteers in our sport to obtain a working with children check if you will be having any contact with children in the role of coach, assistant coach or team manager.
This requirement is being phased in this year
There is no fee and you can complete the process on line and then finalise at the Service NSW Office on Ballina Rd, Lismore.
The attachment provides more details for clubs and officials.
Also visit Netball NSW page at:


Use this link to find full details and the online registration form.


WwCC as at Dec 14.doc35 KB
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Umpires Whistles & Rule Books now available at the Clubhouse

Whistles $ 8.50
Rule Books $14.50

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UMPIRES Code of Behaviour

Umpires Code Of Behaviour.pdf74.12 KB
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Changes to official rules 2012

Please read the following documents on the changes to official rules.

rule change memo.pdf354.02 KB
Rule changes 2012 .pdf97.85 KB
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Theory Exam

The Section 1 Theory Exam is now Online @


The Section I Theory Examination below is part of the National Officiating Accreditation Scheme and tests the basic rules of the game.

A Section I Theory Examination pass is a prerequisite for a C Grade Badge, the introductory level umpire accreditation.

National Umpire Development Framework (NUDF) This is a comprehensive guide to umpire accreditation and umpire development within Australia and includes details of the structure of Netball Australia's Umpire Committees and Panels. It contains all the information you need to gain an umpires badge for netball, from club level right up to national level. For a copy of the full guide click here.

Section I - Umpire Exam
It is highly recommended that prior to commencing this exam you read a copy of the Official Rule Book and Exam Guide. These are available for purchase by visiting the Netball Australia website or by calling Netball Australia on 03 8621 8600.

To pass you must score at least 70%. If you score less than 70% you will need to complete the exam again to be registered as a pass with Netball Australia and your State Netball Organisation.

Good luck!

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