IMPORTANT SENIORS INFORMATION FOR 2020

AGE GRADES

Our club has teams in the Gold Coast 1st and 2nd grade. A 3rd grade team will be entered depending on interest.

Women

Specific women's rugby 7s teams are being considered for the 2021 season.

FEES & PAYMENTS

Fees

Registration fees consist of four levies from Queensland Rugby Union, Gold Coast Rugby Union, Rugby Australia/Insurance and our Club. The Club's levy is used to fund a range of expenses including:

  • Club house maintenance

  • Power, water and rates, leases

  • Senior functions

  • Uniforms

1st / 2nd / 3rd Grade - $340 

  • QRU - $62.00

  • GCDRU - $71.50

  • Rugby Australia/Insurance - $70.00

  • Our Club - $136.50

Our Club supports credit/debit card payment and ZipPay. Note: A 2% charge is added when completing a credit card payment.

Installments

The Club supports ZipPay. Flexible installment options are available through ZipPay and the ability to apply for a ZipPay account is presented during the payment process.

Weekly 'pay and play' option

There is no option to pay and play on a weekly basis.

REGISTRATION

Registration is open. Registrations are completed using the Rugby Xplorer system. Rugby Xplorer is available online and through an app (iPhone and Android). Registration payments are made by credit/debit card or ZipPay.

WEEKLY COMPETITION

Pre-season matches

Pre-season matches are arranged by team coaches if deemed necessary.

Season

All senior grades complete for a championship with a finals series at the end of the season. 1st and 2nd Grade matches are played on a Saturday afternoon and 3rd Grade matches are played on a Friday evening. All finals matches are played on a Saturday.

Season duration

1st and 2nd Grade competition begins Saturday 8 August and concludes Saturday 10 October. 3rd Grade competition begins Friday 9 August and concludes Friday 9 October. For eligible teams, finals matches begin Saturday 17 October and concludes with a Grand Final on Saturday 24 OctoberThere are also a number carnivals and rugby events that coaches are made aware throughout the year.

PRACTISES

All grades train as a group:

  • Tuesday - 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

  • Thursday - 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

First training is scheduled for Tuesday 15 January.

TRAINING & PLAYING EQUIPMENT

Once registered, players receive:

  • Match jersey - returned to the club at the end of the season

  • Training singlet - to keep

  • Club polo short - to keep

Players provide:

  • Match socks

  • Match shorts

  • Any other protective clothing they choose to wear (e.g. mouth guard, head gear)

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