McGrath Foundation Pink Day for Breast Cancer – Sunday 30th July.

Garden Suburb Football Club are hosting a PINK day in support of the McGrath Foundation and Breast Cancer Awareness. With both the men’s and women’s teams playing, this is shaping up to be a huge day at the club. This cause is very close to our hearts and we hope to raise a great deal of much needed funds.

There will be champagne & strawberries available for $5 in addition to the usual range of amazing food and beverages available from the canteen. There will also be raffles throughout the day and the 100 Club.

Come along on the day and support the teams:
All Age Women
– 9:00 AM – H Grade Kick Off against Jesmond
– 10:30 AM – E Grade Kick Off against Belswans
– 12:00 PM – B Grade Kick Off against Cooks Hill

Zone League
– 11:00 AM – Third Grade Kick Off against Beresfield FC
– 12:45 PM – Reserve Grade Kick Off against Beresfield FC
– 2:30 PM – First Grade Kick Off against Beresfield FC

You can also assist by donating – either on the day, or by visting:…/Garden…

Just click on the “Donate” button to make a donation and you will be emailed a tax-deductible receipt straight away. Every dollar makes a difference and you will be helping the McGrath Foundation place McGrath Breast Care Nurses in communities across Australia.

To find out more about the McGrath Foundation, visit or

Info for anyone wanting to become a referee

For anyone considering becoming a referee, NNSW have passed on the following information.
Please see below details of an introductory level 4 referee course to communicate to your players & members.
To undertake this training program you must be at least 13 years of age and have successfully passed the online Laws of the Game within the past two years.
This training program is aimed at match officials officiating in junior and youth matches.
The program consists of theory modules, practical sessions and practical mentoring in matches as a referee and assistant referee.
Upon completion of all components referees will be officially qualified as a Level 4 Referee. The qualification is valid for a period of up to 4 years.
To complete the online component visit: . Once completed print your certificate & bring it with you to the course.
Course: Level 4 Referee (this is where all referees start)
Date: Sunday 8th October 2017
Time: 8.30am – 4.30pm
Venue: Lake Macquarie Regional Football Facility – 13 Park Rd Speers Point
To register click here
For any enquiries please contact Brad Carlin ( or Ross Hicks
Garden Suburb FC