Belnorth Newsletter: Summer, Club Awards, Preso Days, New Step Podiatry, Coerver

Club Award Nominations Now Open

With the Junior and Senior Presentations next month, we are calling for Club Award nominations.

Junior and Senior Club Awards include Player of Year (Male & Female), Club Person of the Year and Coach of the Year. Whether you are in awe of a playergrateful to a coach or admire a volunteer, there is a Club Award worth nominating them for via the nomination forms.

Nominations are open now until midnight on the 25th of August.

Club Awards

Team Photos

Team Photos have arrived early this year. Coaches and Managers will be able to collect them on behalf of their team, this Saturday, 12/8/2023 from 9 am to 11 am at Kaleen.

Summer Comp Expression of Interest

To assist us with the planning of Henk’s Summer Comp 2023/24, we would like to gauge the interest for different age groups and formats.

In particular, we want to get an idea of how many teams are interested in both a Womens Only Comp and a Masters Comp.

Nominations and costs will be released early September.

Summer EOI

Presentation Days – Save the Dates

  • 9/9/2023: Jersey/training gear return all age groups 9 am-12 pm @ Kaleen Playing Fields
  • 9/9/2023: Senior Presentation 6:30 pm @ The Clubhouse Kaleen
  • 16/9/2023: U13-U18 & Ref/GL Presentation Time TBD @ The Clubhouse Kaleen
  • 17/9/2023: U5 to U12 Presentations 1-6 pm @ UC Kaleen High School

Sponsor of the Week: New Step Podiatry

New Step Podiatry offers a range of services, including medical technology that helps our Podiatrists assess and treat patients’ lower limb conditions.

New Step Podiatry’s Vision is to bring more Joy To Every Step. They aim to partner with clients to resolve their foot, ankle and lower leg concerns. By working in partnership with people, they share a goal.

New Step Podiatry will seek input from clients and their healthcare team to work together towards these shared goals. They generously share knowledge, expertise and skills with others.

Ready to make a Podiatry Appointment with New Step Podiatry? Conveniently book online to lock in the practitioner & time you want.

Coerver Coaching Performance Academy Trials

The Coerver® Coaching Performance Academy is a football school for serious, dedicated individuals seeking additional professional training to improve technical ability and become more advanced players. Their mission is to provide comprehensive football education for young players looking to develop the skills necessary to elevate their game to the next level.

Date: Sunday 27 August 2023

Venue: University of Canberra, Bruce

Registration Link:

BBFC MiniRoos Gala Day

Brindabella Blues FC invites U8 and U9 teams to nominate for the MiniRoos Gala Day to be held at Calwell on Sunday 20 August 2023.

Further information including the tournament rules and forms are available on the BBFC’s website here.

Nominations close Friday 11th of August.

Karl Posselt Cup 2023

The Merimbula Grasshopper Football Club Inc. will host the 12th Karl Posselt Cup on the weekend of September 30th – October 1st, 2023.

This tournament is open to four divisions, U12 Boys and U12 Girls, playing 9 v 9 format, plus U13 Boys and U14 Girls playing 11 v 11. Club and association teams are welcome to enter.

Nominations close Friday 1st of September 2023. Further information and nomination forms can be found here.

Play On Exhibition – Celebrating Womens Football

Coinciding with the Women’s World Cup being played right here in Australia and New Zealand, the University of Canberra and local Canberrans have organised the Play On Exhibition – Celebrating Womens Football From Grassroots to Glory.

The exhibition is held at the University of Canberra from the 3rd of July until the 31st of August. You can check it out for free during the week via semi-guided tours or casually.

Hoodies & Track Jackets/Pants Online

KonQa are now fully stocked online with Belnorth hoodies ($70)track jackets ($75) and track pants ($60) to hook you up for the cold winter.

Head over to KonQa to get your items today!

Current Belnorth FC Vacancies

The below vital roles are currently vacant.

  • Treasurer (volunteer/committee): Responsible for maintaining the financial accounts, receiving money, and paying invoices. A financial background with knowledge of bookkeeping is desirable. Belnorth’s bookkeeping is managed with Quickbooks.
  • Small Side Games Registrar (volunteer/committee): Manages the registration and running of the U10 and U11 age groups along with general committee member duties (e.g. meetings, decisions)
  • President (volunteer/committee member): Capital Football Liaison (disciplinary), Representative on External Meetings, Public Grant Administration, External Media Liaison.
  • Vice President (volunteer/committee): Responsible for assisting the President.

Every volunteer, whether a coach, manager, CVO, referee or committee member, helps the club tick.

If you want to help, please email

“Our destiny is not written for us, it’s written by us” – Barack Obama

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