Year 1&2 Netball​​​​​​​

Day: Tuesday

Time: 3:40pm & 4:30pm (5.20pm round if needed)

Game Days: 31 May - Skills Day, 

7 June, 14 June, 21 June, 28 June, 5 July, 26 July, 2 August, 9 August 

16 August - Final Fun Day (Dress up theme - Commonwealth Games)

Registrations: Taken through schools.

The focus for this age group is on exploring netball and the development of fundamental movement and ball skills.Teams provide a coach/umpire (can be the same person).It's designed to be fast and fun, maximising participation and touches of the ball.

There are coaching resources available for coaches to use during weekly practices.


Game Day Format

Warm up: (10 minutes) includes 5 minute Netball Smart power warm up, ball skill, bibs.

Game: 4x7 minutes quarters.

Breaks: 1 minute, 3 minutes, 1 minute.


Resources

Game Rules ​​​​​​​

Dunedin Netball Smart Dynamic Warmup video and A5 Summary card

Year 1&2 Coaching Resource

Watch how to play 5v5 game

Code of Conduct for Players and Parents


31 May - Skills Day

Dunedin Netball staff and volunteers will be on court to help with the first day of netball. Staff will assist coaches in Netball Smart warm up and skill delivery ensuring they have access to resources and know where to get help if needed. The format will be similar to a normal game day just with a shortened game time.

Format:

Warm up: 7 minutes includes Netball Smart power warm up

Skill session: 14 minutes includes Netball Smart power warm up

Rules and positions on court: 5 minutes

Game: 2x7 minute halves

Break: 3 minutes


16 August - Final Fun Day​​​​​​​
This is the final day of netball for all Y1-6 players on Tuesday 16 August at the Edgar Centre.
The festival will have Commonwealth Games theme and players are encouraged to dress up.
There will be certificates, music, photo opportunities and some giveaways. We are looking forward to a fun afternoon!





Year 3&4​​​​​​​ Netball​​​​​​​

Day: Tuesday

Time: 3:40pm & 4:30pm (5.20pm round if needed)

Game Days: 31 May - Skills Day, 

7 June, 14 June, 21 June, 28 June, 5 July, 26 July, 2 August, 9 August 

16 August - Final Fun Day (Dress up theme - Commonwealth Games)

Registrations: Taken through schools.

The focus for this age group is on exploring netball and the development of fundamental movement and ball skills.Teams provide a coach/umpire (can be the same person).It's designed to be fast and fun, maximising participation and touches of the ball.

There are coaching resources available for coaches to use during weekly practices.


Game Day Format

Warm up: (10 minutes) includes 5 minute Netball Smart power warm up, ball skill, bibs.

Game: 4x7 minutes quarters.

Breaks: 1 minute, 3 minutes, 1 minute.


Resources

Game Rules

Dunedin Netball Smart Dynamic Warmup video and A5 Summary card

​​​​​​​Year 3&4 Coaching Resource

Watch how to play 5v5 game

Code of Conduct for Players and Parents​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


31 May - Skills Day

Dunedin Netball staff and volunteers will be on court to help with the first day of netball. Staff will assist coaches in Netball Smart warm up and skill delivery ensuring they have access to resources and know where to get help if needed. The format will be similar to a normal game day just with a shortened game time.

Format:

Warm up: 7 minutes includes Netball Smart power warm up

Skill session: 14 minutes

Rules and positions on court: 5 minutes

Game: 2x7 minute halves

Break: 3 minutes


16 August - Final Fun Day​​​​​​​
This is the final day of netball for all Y1-6 players on Tuesday 16 August at the Edgar Centre.
The festival will have Commonwealth Games theme and players are encouraged to dress up.
There will be certificates, music, photo opportunities and some giveaways. We are looking forward to a fun afternoon!

Coach Workshops

FutureFerns coach workshops will be held for any interested coaches.

In conjunction with Netball South, Dunedin Netball are offering a number of coaching workshops for primary coaches. The aim of these workshops is to provide coaches with the foundational skills needed to deliver quality, age-appropriate coaching sessions.

Dates and Times

Future Ferns Year 1-4: Tues 25th May 4.00pm - 5.30pm

These sessions will take you through the NetballSmart warmup, the game structure/format as well as some skill development options to put into your team practices.

Register here