Hockey SA contributes a portion of all individual registration fees towards:
Maintenance of the State Hockey Centre to an international standard that encourages National and International tournaments.
Development and management of SA State team programs.
Investment in the promotion and marketing of the sport across the state.
Visiting schools and running hockey programs to encourage participation at club level.
The development of coaches, umpires and technical officials.
Running events such as state championships, including the State Country Championships and the Zone and U13 State Championships.
Advocacy to government for the development of facilities and pitch installations for clubs and regional associations.
Advocacy for the sport through all levels of government.
Building corporate partnerships for the delivery of the sport in South Australia.
In 2018 we were faced with the difficult task of the calculation and implementation of the various fees and charges that are levied both on participants and clubs.
For to hockey to remain sustainable, it is unfortunately necessaryto increase fees. For many years the hockey SA state and National levies have been below what is required to ensure this sustainability. Click here to read a message form CEO Peter Churack, including a comparison of other state and territry hockey state levies.