Welcome to Raiders Netball Club, Thorneside
Raiders Netball Club is a family orientated netball club that has been serving the suburbs of Thorneside, Birkdale, Wellington Point, Wakerley, Manly West, Manly, Lota and surrounds, for more than 25 years. We welcome players of all ages from 5 year olds, who begin with the Net Set GO program, right up to under 19 year olds. We also provide development pathways for players who are interested in learning the skills of umpiring or coaching. Our netball club caters for all junior netball from beginners to representative players, and everyone in between.
Play Club Netball
Join a netball team in Brisbane’s eastern suburbs and play club netball with Raiders Netball Club, Thorneside. Everything you need to know about registrations, teams, training and competitions.
Net Set GO
Suncorp’s Net Set GO program is offered by Raiders Netball Club, Thorneside. It’s a great introductory way to develop children’s netball skills and begin playing competition netball with modified rules.
Our Club Values
At Raiders Netball Club we are committed to:
- all our netball juniors enjoying the sport of netball and developing their skills as players, whether they are beginners or senior players, social or rep players.
- creating a club where all players feel welcome and are given equal opportunities to enjoy the sport of netball.
- providing accredited coaches to train and develop the skills of all players.
Sign On Day - January 30, 2022
For players turning 7 - 10 years in 2022
For players turning 11 - 19 years in 2022
There may be many reasons why you have missed the sign on dates for junior netball with Raiders Netball Club. If this is the case, please contact the Registrar to see if there are any teams with vacancies that may suit your child.
Why Join Raiders Netball Club?
At Raiders Netball Club we pride ourselves on being a family friendly club for junior netball players. Our kids netball teams will provide your child with the opportunity to learn new skills, make new friends, learn about teamwork, commitment and perseverance and enjoy getting outdoors for some physical exercise and movement. We would love you to be part of our Raiders netball community!
Frequently Asked Questions
1. When does the netball season start and finish?
Depending on the age of your child they may or may not have pre-season grading games. These are usually held in Febuary/March and fixtures begin in March/April. The fixtures end in August/September and then the finals are usually finished by September/October. Training and fixtures break for the school holidays. Exact dates do vary each year – check our 2022 Calendar for the latest information.
2. When and where do you play and train?
During school terms, mid-week training is at the Raiders Netball Club on Mooroondu Rd, Thorneside. The particular days for training are determined once the teams are finalised and the availablity of the coach and players are known. Junior netball players are welcome to use the training courts at Thorneside, with their own equipment, whenever they like.
The Saturday fixtures are held at Pinklands Sporting Grounds, Thornlands. The game times depend on the age group of the players.
3. What are the fees for Raiders Netball Club?
The registration fee for the 2021 netball season is $315 for the first child. We offer a sibling discounted fee of $275 for the second child and $265 for subsequent children. These fees include registration with the RNA and Netball QLD. Uniforms can be purchased separately from Raiders Netball Club.
We are a registered club with FairPlay and you can apply for vouchers of up to $150 to assist with the registration fee, if required.
4. When is sign on?
- Online – 10/1/2022
- Raiders Netball Club, Thorneside – Sunday 30/1/2022, 10am – 2pm. New families are welcome to come and meet the committee and find out more about the club.
- Mayfair Village Shopping Centre, Manly West – Saturday 29/1/2022, 9:30am – 12:30pm
5. What if my child is serious about playing netball beyond the junior netball level?
Our association with the Redlands Netball Association (RNA) provides elite junior netball players with the opportunites to play rep netball. For more information on the pathways for elite netball players visit Netball QLD or the RNA or speak to your coach.
6. Do Raiders offer social netball for adults?
The RNA offers social netball, Walking Netball and a Twilight competition. Visit their website for more information.
Raiders Netball Club
If you have additional questions about Raiders Netball Club, or junior netball, we would love to answer them.
We are proudly partnering with rebel in their rebel Community Givebacks program which entitles our club to receive 5% of all our member purchases at rebel back as credit to spend instore on sports equipment or teamwear!
To support our club all you need to do is join the rebel active loyalty program and link your member account to our club next time you visit your local rebel store. A friendly team member can help you do this instore and you’ll also receive some great benefits like exclusive member offers and access to VIP experiences, rewards and competitions for being a rebel active member.
Just remember to swipe your rebel active loyalty card instore or log into your account online when making a purchase at rebel and our club will receive 5% back as credit to spend on sports gear!
Thanks for your support.
We are proud to be a part of the Auswide Bank Club Rewards program. This gives our club the opportunity to receive $150 or 0.30% of the total loan amount (whichever is greater) for every new Home Loan funded or $150 per Personal Loan.
To support our club all you need to do is mention our clubs name at the time of application with Auswide Bank.
If are looking for a Home or Personal Loan contact Rohan Buckley – 0438 263 705
Thanks for your support.