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Join Our Team

Join our Management Committee The Hunter Western Hornets Touch Association are always on the lookout for new and enthusiastic people to join our Management Committee.  The following roles are at the conclusion of their two-year appointment, and we are once

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2020 NTL Coaching Staff Announced

The Hunter Western Hornets Board wish to thank all those people who submitted expressions of interest for 2020 National Touch League (NTL) Coaching Staff positions. This years nominations came from an extensive array of individuals, and after several interviews across

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Working together to prevent suicide

-World Suicide Prevention Day- Today (10 September 2019) marks World Suicide Prevention Day across the globe and provides a unique opportunity to collectively shine a light on suicide prevention both politically and at a community level. Harnessing this momentum is

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Upcoming Referee Courses

Hornets Regional Touch are committed to the development and advancement of referees across our region, and in our clubs. As such, we will once again be delivering referee courses on the eve of each Hornets Tournament.   Upcoming courses Hornets

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2019 DGWJC Venue Change

Over recent weeks it has come to our attention a number of affiliates have concerns regarding the availability of accommodation in Mudgee for this years Don Green Western Junior Championships (DGWJC) being player over the weekend of Saturday 16 and

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Notice: Annual General Meeting

We wish to give formal notice of the Hunter Western Hornets Touch Association 22nd Annual General Meeting.   AGM Details WHEN: Friday 27 September 2019 TIME: 7:00pm WHERE: Emerald Room, Club Maitland City, 14 Arthur St, Rutherford NSW 2320 Sign-in

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Stand Up. Stand Out.

Wear it Purple strives to foster supportive, safe, empowering and inclusive environments for rainbow young people.   Hornets Regional Touch are committed to providing a safe, fun and inclusive environment for people of all ages and backgrounds.    Wear it

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Future Hornets Levy Subsidies

Over the past twelve months the Hornets Board have been working hard to ensure that we have supported our members in every way possible, both on and off the field. This has included significant financial investment towards those representing our

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Skelly ranks #1

Picture: Kim Skelly, Amanda Draper, David Baggio.    Being a referee of touch football has never had the career progression and opportunities that it does right now, and the NRL Touch Premiership has helped provide another level of elite touch footy

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Don GREEN Goes PURPLE

Hornets Touch have committed to raising money for the research and awareness of Testicular Cancer in Australia.  Our most recent fundraising was done for Supporters of Cancer (SOC) (now known as SOC Hunter), where we raised money for Ovarian Cancer. 

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2020 NTL Coaching Applications – Now Open

Hunter Western Hornets are calling for suitably qualified and interested applicants to fulfill roles for the 2020 National Touch League to be conducted in Coffs Harbour from Wednesday 11th March to Saturday 14th March 2020. These include;– Head Coach, –

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Hornets 2019 NYC Teams

Hornets Touch are excited to announce the players who have been selected into our 2019 National Youth Championships (NYC) teams. Congratulations to each player on your selection.   Girls Team Chloe Allan Wallsend Mia Barber Central Coast Bridie Boland Central

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2019 Junior Regionals Wrap Up

2019 was a mammoth year for junior representative touch football. With the affiliate rep season beginning in November 2018, talent-identification (TID) quickly began, and final selections were made in early 2019, followed by three High Performance Camps.  Once reaching the

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NYC Coaching Staff

The Hunter Western Hornets are pleased to confirm the appointment of our 2019 National Youth Championships (NYC) Coaching Staff. Hornets Girls 18’s Head Coach: Natalie LittleAssistant Coach: Nicole GroseManager: Liberty Little Hornets Boys 18’s Head Coach: Darren McSpaddenAssistant Coach: Les

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2019 Hornets Referee Award Finalists

Hornets Regional Touch would like to congratulate the following Referees who have been named as FINALISTS for awards which will be awarded at tonight’s NSW Touch Football Referees Awards Night.   Christine Sterling Memorial referee of the Year Award: #TeamHornets

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National Youth Champs – EOI’s & Trials

Hornets recently announced their return to the National Youth Championships, and subsequently opened expressions of interest for eligible players.  After discussions with the Directors of Coaching, Selecting and the Regional Board, Hornets have decided to permanently extend the expressions of

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