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RSA Course for Club Members

The Mentonians Association Committee have booked a facilitator to run a Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) Course for Club Members (and their family members).   The Mentonians Association are heavily subsidising the course, to encourage and support participation. The cost is $20 at time of booking per TMA Club Member (Which includes Mentone Hockey Club Members and this money will be reimbursed after completion of the course) and $35 per TMA Club Member Family/Friend! This is a worthwhile qualification to have at an exceptionally good price.  Don’t miss the Opportunity! If you would like to take up this generous opportunity please …

Indoor Festival- Goulburn

The final stages of the Australian Indoor Hockey Festival are occurring in Goulburn over the next few days. The Festival has included Under 13, Under 15, Under 18, Under 21 and Open divisions for both males and females.  Mentone has had a significant representation over the last month with 15 players in Victorian Teams. Congratulations to Zara Geddis in the Under 13 Girls (2nd Top Goal scorer for the tournament), Sam Forbes (U13 Boys), Abbey O’Brien and Gracie Geddis (U18 Girls), Brooke Anderson  and Emma Riley along with former Panther, Harriet Ochsenbein (Under 21 Women).  New recruits, Liam Alards and …

Portsea Polo – volunteers required

The 12th of Jan 2019 is almost here and we are looking for volunteers for the Portsea Polo. Whether its celebrity spotting, being at one of Melbourne iconic events, hanging out with mates or just helping the Club we want you! To help manage volunteers we use Signup.com.  Please use this link  to choose your spot.  Assistance with transport can be arranged.  Volunteers should be 14 or older.      

Don’t Miss Out – Presentation Night Oct 13 – Southern Golf Club

  Don’t miss out on picking up your Presentation Night tickets Tickets can be purchased online on your  phone via the Qkr! app (the Club’s preferred Gateway). OR or Click HERE to be directed to the Clubs QKR site. Saturday October 14th Woodlands Golf Club 7.00pm for a 7.30 start going through to midnight!!!! Tickets $100 a head,  $80 for Under 18s 3 course meal 5 hour drinks package Beer, Wine, Sparkling and Soft drink Spirits can be purchased at bar prices Dress Lounge Suit

Bunnings Sausage Sizzle – Sunday October 21st – Bunnings Keysborough

Volunteers are  needed for a Bunnings Sausage Sizzle on Sunday October 21st  at Bunnings – Keysborough. Please help support the Club with this fundraising effort.   To sign up  use this link  SignUp.com:   Its an easy few hours, that generates a nice amount of revenue for the Club.  As you can see below we are prepared for every eventuality No experience necessary – on the job training provided. For more details contact Dean Sheppard 0418 848 386    

AUCTION ITEMS NEEDED

AUCTION ITEMS NEEDED I’m calling out for any Auction items for the upcoming Mentonians Association dinner on the 25th of August. If you have something that you could donate on behalf of the club please get in touch with me (details below). It could be goods, services, memorabilia travel in fact anything of value. It is important to note that all funds raised from donated Silent Auction items will come back to the Hockey club. ( I would need the item so I can deliver it to the Mentonians Association as well a description of the item and an estimated …

MHC Trivia Night

TRIVIA Night   Calling all Trivia Newton Johns, start poaching your teams for our annual trivia night. Here’s what you need to know: The event is on the 18th of August starting at 7.00pm Discounted Tickets are available through QKR! $10 for juniors including a free soft drink $20 for adults including free beer, cider, wine or soft drink $140 prepaid table deal if paid by 13/8/18 Tables Up to 8 people and don’t forget to BYO food. Drinks will be available for purchase at bar prices. We’ll have some extra shenanigans planned for the night so bring some gold …

Term 3 Indoor Development Programs – REGISTRATIONS CLOSING SOON

Term 3 Indoor Development Programs Over the past few weeks Hockey Victoria  have been advertising Term 3 Indoor Development Programs. Interest in the programs has been strong, with over 125 players signed up,  but HV still have positions available for any further players that would like to be involved. Registrations are being accepted up until close of business 13/07/2018. There is no better way  to prepare for this years Indoor Competitions, Club Championships and State Team trials than being a part of this program! This program will be open to both boys and girls born in the following years only: Age Group Year of Birth …

SmashFM Interviews

  SmashFM Interviews Will Taylor from SmashFM, travelled to Keysborough to interview some of Mentone Hockey Club’s leading personalities on Tuesday July 10th. Firstly we hear from Women’s Premier League players Jessie Dean, Sam Dobrich and Megan Anderson. They share their experiences and insights in what it means to play for Mentone reveal some of the inside talk about their fellow players. Secondly South African International Matthew Guise-Brown reveals what he has found since coming to Australia and playing in the Men’s Premier League for the Mentone Hockey Club. Finally Men’s coach Joshua Burt opens up on what hockey has …

Mentone Grammar Paid Coaching Roles

Mentone Grammar School is looking for a number of enthusiastic coaches to round out the 2018 Coaching Panel. Successful applicants will work in conjunction with the Head of Hockey to provide training and match day coaching to teams in a variety of year levels from Year 7 to Year 12. The School Hockey season runs form March till early August. If you are an individual who will: * Bring your specialist knowledge and experience, passion and enthusiasm to coach, mentor and role model students of varying abilities * Can be available Wednesday or Thursday afternoon from 1.00 pm to 3.30 …