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Last Premier League Home Game for 2019

Come on down to Keysborough this Saturday to see Mentone host the Altona Hockey Club. Action kicks of at 12.30 when the Women’s Premier League Reserves fight to retain their place in the 4 over 11th placed Altona. The Women’s Premier League are safely in third and will be tuning up for the finals. The biggest clash of the day sees the Men’s Premier League try to claim the 3 points to preserve their Premier League status over 8th placed Altona.   The Men’s Reserves will be trying to claim 3 points as well. Now is the time to get behind …

SAVE THE DATE – October 12!

Presentation Night is October 12 at Woodlands.  More details to be released shortly

Men’s Health Round 2019

Hockey Victoria’s Men’s Health Round 2019 is June 10-17.  This round coincides with the Victorian Government’s Men’s Health Week which is about promoting boys’ and men’s health and well being in Australia. Why is this important? In Australia, Men’s Health Week provides a platform for challenging and debating key issues in men’s health and to raise the profile of men, their health outcomes and health needs around the country.   We ask you to support the round by each bringing some blue notes  that will be donated to Beyond Blue. 

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 …

Hockey Victoria Women’s Round 10 May – 15 May 2019

Hockey Victoria Women’s Round is a wonderful opportunity to recognise the work that women do within hockey.  It is an opportunity to recognise the skills and abilities of our female participants.  This year Women’s Round runs form the 10-15th of May Thursday training follows the traditional  Pink theme with Saturday’s afternoon tea also pink themed and a collection will be arranged for Breast Cancer Network Australia At the end of each Women’s home match a Player of the Match medallion to one player from each of the HV Female matches throughout the week of Women’s Round.

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 …