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  1. 2019 SWQ Junior & Youth Representative Coaches
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  3. 2019 Titans Senior Affiliate Challenge
  4. 2019 Titans JCC
  5. 2019 SWQ Primary All Schools

2019 SWQ Junior & Youth Representative Coaches

January 14, 2019
2019 SWQ Junior & Youth Representative Coaches

SWQ Touch is pleased to announce Junior and Youth representative coaching positions for the 2019 season: U18 Boys   U18 Girls Coach: Neil Ward   Coach: Brenda Rackemann Assistant: Darryl Fry   Assistant: Meghan Ballon Manager:  Abbie Prendergast   Manager:  Chrissy Bartlett                     U16 Boys  ...

January 11, 2019
Level 2 Referee – Roma 16/02/2019

A Level 2 Referee course will be delivered by Matt Prendergast at the Roma Touch grounds on Saturday, 16/02/19, from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The Level 2 Referee Course cost is $70, which must be paid online at time of registration. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields...

January 8, 2019
2019 Titans Senior Affiliate Challenge

Important dates: 27/10/2019 Titans Senior Affiliate Challenge 15/07/2019 Conditions of Entry available 15/07/2019 Team registration open 11/10/2019 Team registration closed 15/07/2019 Participant registration open 23/10/2019 Participant registration closed 18/10/2019 Draft draw published 23/10/2019 Final draw published

January 8, 2019
2019 Titans JCC

Important dates: 17/11/2019   Titans Junior Club Challenge 8/10/2019   Conditions of Entry available 8/10/2019   Team registration open 25/10/2019   Team registration closed 8/10/2019   Participant registration open 13/11/2019   Participant registration closed 1/11/2019   Draft draw published 13/11/2019   Final draw published

January 8, 2019
2019 SWQ Primary All Schools

Important dates: 20/10/2019   SWQ Primary All Schools 23/04/2019   Conditions of Entry available 23/04/2019   Team registration open 9/10/2019   Team registration closed 23/04/2019   Participant registration open 7/10/2019   Participant registration closed 11/10/2019   Draft draw published 17/10/2019   Final draw published

January 8, 2019
2019 SWQ Titans Junior Cup

2019 Important Dates: 9/06/2019 SWQ Titans Junior Cup 4/02/2019 Conditions of Entry available 4/03/2019 Team registration open 24/05/2019 Team registration closed 4/03/2019 Participant registration open 5/06/2019 Participant registration closed 31/05/2019 Draft draw published 5/06/2019 Final draw published

January 8, 2019
2019 SWQ Secondary All Schools

Important dates: 18/08/2019 Tournament 23/04/2019 Conditions of Entry available 23/04/2019 Team registration open 26/07/2019 Team registration closed 29/07/2019 Participant registration open 15/08/2019 Participant registration closed 2/08/2019 Draft draw published 14/08/2019 Final draw published

January 7, 2019
NRL League Touch

NRL League Touch is coming to Toowoomba! It’s an alternate format of Touch Football, which has been developed by Touch Football Australia (TFA) and the NRL.   Competition Dates: Monday evenings, 04/02/2019 to 08/04/2019 Venue: Kearney’s Spring Sports Complex, QLD 4350 Cost: $75 per person Team registration closes 20 January! More information: NRL League Touch or…

January 3, 2019
Happy New Year!

Happy new year! From everyone at SWQ Touch, we hope you all had a lovely Christmas break, and that 2019 brings lots of good things your way 🙂We’re in for another action packed year – bring it on! The 2019 SWQ Events Calendar can be found here Have a fantastic year!

December 20, 2018
SWQ Open Men

SWQ Touch are pleased to announce our Open Men’s team (listed alphabetically) to compete at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour from 13-16 March 2019: Hayden Bartlett Jordan Bartlett Kade Bauer Cameron Boga Sam Carmody James Hegedus Alex Hinch Jake Hooper Ryan Leadbetter Brayden Leisemann Josh Leisemann Jake Notley Daniel O’Brien Sam Pierce Shadows…

December 10, 2018
SWQ Junior and Youth Coaching positions – 2019 applications closed

Applications for 2019 Coaching positions have closed! Coaching appointments will be finalised by 9 January. SWQ Touch is calling for applications for coaches and managers for the SWQ Representative Junior and Youth teams touring in 2019: QTF Junior State Championships – Bundaberg, 23 to 25 August 2019 (U12, U14, U16 Boys and Girls teams) National...

December 10, 2018
Talent Coach Course – Toowoomba 9/02/2019

  A Talent Coach Course will be delivered by Tristan Mana at the SWQ Touch Office, 10 Cress Street, Toowoomba on Saturday, 9/02/2019. The course will run for approximately 8 hours from from 8:30am to 4:30pm. Morning tea and lunch will be provided. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the…

December 10, 2018
Talent Coach Course – Roma 22 & 23/02/2019

A Talent Coach Course will be delivered by Tristan Mana at the Roma Touch grounds, Bungil Street Roma on Friday, 22 and Saturday 23/02/2019. The course will run for approximately 4 hours on Friday from 5:30pm to 9:30pm, and conclude Saturday morning from 8:30am to 11:30am. Dinner and morning tea will be provided. To register…

December 10, 2018
2019 Calendar

2019 is set to be another busy year in South West Queensland! With the return of the Swans Junior Cup (rebranded SWQ Titans Junior Cup), and the addition of the QTF Senior State Cup at the end of the year, there are some amazing opportunities for Junior and Senior players across the region. Get in...

December 10, 2018
2019 National Touch League Coaching Staff

SWQ Touch is pleased to announce coaching staff for the 2019 National Touch League to be held in Coffs Harbour 13-16 March 2019. Men’s Open Coach: Mark Leisemann Women’s Open Coach: Brenda Rackemann Assistant Coach: Neil Ward Manager: Nicole Ashurst Mixed Open – vacant Men’s 40s Coaches: Craig Neilan and Chris Neville Manager: Bailey Garcha…

November 20, 2018
Titans Junior Club Challenge Wrap Up

The inaugural Titans Junior Club Challenge was held on Sunday, 18 November at the Toowoomba Touch Football grounds. Teams from Roma, Chinchilla, Dalby, Toowoomba, Springfield Lakes, Kingaroy and Arana attended, for many it was the first time they had been given the opportunity to participate in a tournament. The Titans Junior Club Challenge is an…

November 20, 2018
SWQ National Touch League trials postponed

Trials for SWQ representative teams competing at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour from Wednesday 13 to Saturday 16 March 2019 have been postponed and will now be held on Sunday, 9 December 2018 at the Toowoomba Touch Fields, cnr Ruthven and Spring Sts, Kearney’s Spring. Register online here for the trials    …

November 15, 2018
Titans Junior Club Challenge – Draw

We’re ready to go! The Titans Junior Club Challenge will be held on Sunday, 18 November at the Toowoomba Touch Grounds, cnr Ruthven & Spring Sts, Toowoomba. So excited to be welcoming teams from Roma, Chinchilla, Dalby, Springfield, Toowoomba and Arana! 2018 Titans Junior Club Challenge – Conditions of Entry Please note the Club Championship…

November 13, 2018
National Touch League Trials postponed

Trials for SWQ representative teams competing at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour from Wednesday 13 to Saturday 16 March 2019 have been postponed and will now be held on Sunday, 9 December 2018 at the Toowoomba Touch Fields, cnr Ruthven and Spring Sts, Kearney’s Spring. Register online here for the trials    …

November 2, 2018
Titans Junior Club Challenge

The Titans Junior Club Challenge is open to Junior Club teams from across Queensland, providing opportunities for players with a wider range of abilities to develop through participation in the sport under tournament conditions. The Titans Junior Club Challenge will be held on Sunday, 18 November at the Toowoomba Touch Grounds, cnr Ruthven & Spring…

October 29, 2018
Foundation Coach Course – Toowoomba 25/11/2018

A Foundation Coach Course will be presented by Terry McSweeney at the Toowoomba Touch Fields, from 9am to 3pm on Sunday 25 November 2018. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the National Membership &…

October 23, 2018
SWQ Primary All Schools Rescheduled – 28 October 2018

Confirmed: the SWQ Primary All Schools tournament will go ahead this Sunday, 28 October at the Dalby Touch Association grounds, Cooper Street, Dalby. The revised draw will be out Wednesday morning – tournament start time will be 8:45. Thanks everyone for your efforts in supporting SWQ and Dalby Touch in the reschedule!

October 16, 2018
Lockyer District Touch Football

Lockyer District Touch Football Junior comp starts 23 October at UQ Gatton Campus – get in touch! Download the flyer Lockyer District Touch Football website

Level 1 Referee
October 16, 2018
Level 1 Referee Course – Goondiwindi 5/11/2018

A Level 1 Referee course will be delivered by Terry McSweeney at the Golden Age Centre, Elizabeth Street Goondiwindi grounds on Monday, 5/11/18, from 5:30pm to 9:30pm. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the…

Level 1 Referee
October 16, 2018
Level 1 Referee Course – Toowoomba 1/11/2018

A Level 1 Referee course will be delivered by Matt Prendergast at the Toowoomba Touch Association Clubhouse, Kearney’s Spring on Monday, 1/11/18, from 5:30pm to 9:30pm. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the National…

October 8, 2018
National Touch League Player Trials – 17 November 2018

Trials for SWQ representative teams competing at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour from Wednesday 13 to Saturday 16 March 2019 will be held on Saturday, 17 November 2018 at the Toowoomba Touch Fields, cnr Ruthven and Spring Sts, Kearney’s Spring. Register online here for the trials       To be eligible for…

September 28, 2018
Coaching sessions – Toowoomba

SWQ and TTA would like to invite coaches to attend a series of 3 coach sessions covering a range of topics about the sport of Touch.  These 90-minute sessions will be open and informal with the emphasis on idea sharing, responsible coaching of juniors and age appropriate skill development + more. Cost: Free – REGISTER…

September 24, 2018
2019 SWQ National Touch League Coaching positions

SWQ Touch is now calling for applications for coaches and managers for the 2019 NTL to be held at Coffs Harbour, 13-16 March 2019. If you are interested in applying for a position please complete and return the form below to SWQ by COB Friday, 12/10/18. SWQ Coach and Manager Application Form – 2019 NTL For…

September 24, 2018
Foundation Coach Course – Roma 20/10/2018

A Foundation Coach Course will be presented by Terry McSweeney at the Roma Touch Fields, from 9am to 2pm on Saturday 20 October 2018. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the National Membership &…

Level 1 Referee
September 24, 2018
Level 1 Referee Course – Roma 18/12/2018

A Level 1 Referee course will be delivered by Terry McSweeney at the Roma Touch grounds on Thursday, 18/10/18, from 5:30pm to 9:30pm. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the National Membership & Participant…

Level 1 Referee
September 24, 2018
Level 1 Referee Course – Chinchilla 15 October 2018

A Level 1 Referee course will be delivered by Matt Prendergast at the Chinchilla Touch Association grounds on Monday, 15/10/18, from 5:30pm to 9:30pm. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the National Membership &…

September 4, 2018
Foundation Coach Course – Ipswich, 3/11/2018

A Foundation Coach Course will be presented by Terry McSweeney at the Ipswich Touch Fields, from 9am to 3pm on Saturday 3 November 2018. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the National Membership &…

Level 1 Referee
September 4, 2018
Level 1 Referee Course – Springfield Lakes 6/10/2018

A Level 1 Referee course will be delivered by Terry McSweeney at the Springfield Lakes YMCA Community Centre (53 Springfield Lakes Blvd, Springfield Lakes) on Saturday, 6/10/18, from 9:00am to 1:00pm. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and…

August 29, 2018
2018 SWQ Primary All Schools

The SWQ Primary All Schools Tournament will be held on Sunday, 21 October at the Dalby Touch Association grounds, Cooper Street Dalby. Conditions of Entry for this year’s Primary All Schools can be downloaded here: 2018 SWQ Primary All Schools – Conditions of Entry (version 2) Please note that team nomination is via online registration…

August 20, 2018
2018 SWQ Secondary All Schools Results

26 schools, 75 teams, over 1000 participants… Congratulations to all of the teams who competed yesterday. Despite the difficult conditions there was some excellent touch played! Champion schools for 2018: U13 Boys – Our Lady of the Southern Cross U13 Girls – The Glennie School U15 Boys – St Mary’s College U15 Girls – St…

August 9, 2018
2018 SWQ Secondary All Schools Draw

The draw for the 2018 SWQ Secondary All Schools (V3) is available: Click here Download V3 of the draw 2018 SWQ Secondary All Schools General Information Please get in touch if there are any issues admin@swqtouch.com Results and ladders will be published here during the tournament

August 8, 2018
2018 SWQ Secondary All Schools

The SWQ Secondary All Schools will be held at the Kearney’s Spring Sports Complex, cnr Ruthven & Spring Sts Toowoomba on Sunday, 19 August 2018. Team nominations have CLOSED. All players need to be registered online to participate in this tournament! Click the ‘register now’ button below, enter your team code and complete the details to…

June 7, 2018
2018 National Youth Champs – Trials

The National Youth Champs will be held at Kawana, 12-15 September 2018. Our SWQ U18 Boys and U18 Girls trials are just around the corner! Players born during or after 2000, who play in a TFA affiliated competition in SWQ are eligible to trial (please check the 2018 Player Eligibility & Selection Policy for full…

June 7, 2018
Level 3 Referee course – Toowoomba 23 June 2018

A Level 3 Referee course will be delivered by Luke McKenzie at the Toowoomba Touch grounds, Kearney’s Spring Sports Complex, Toowoomba on Saturday, 23/06/18, from 8:00am to 12:30pm. To register for the course, please click on the badge below and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and…

June 4, 2018
Foundation Coach Course – Toowoomba 1/07/2018

A Foundation Coach Course will be presented by Terry McSweeney at the SWQTA Office, 6 Cress Street Toowoomba from 9am to 3pm on Sunday 1 July 2018. To register for this course, please click here and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the…

May 8, 2018
Level 1 and 2 Referee Courses

A Level 1 and Level 2 Referee course will be delivered by Matt Prendergast at the Toowoomba Touch grounds, Kearney’s Spring Sports Complex, Toowoomba on Saturday, 26/05/18, from 8:00am to 12:00pm. To register for either course, please click on the badges below and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to…

Metro Cup
April 23, 2018
2018 Metro Cup

South West Queensland Touch is calling for expressions of interest for 2018 Metro Cup Coaching positions. Men’s Premier division Women’s Premier division Men’s Division 1 Women’s Division 1 Men’s Division 2 Women’s Division 2 Please email SWQ Touch admin@swqtouch.com. Expressions of interest close Friday 18 May 2018. More info? Contact Sam 0417 419 837   PLAYERS: SWQ…

April 9, 2018
2018 Qld Junior State Champs Trials

The 2018 Qld Junior State Championships will be held from 24-26 August 2018 at Whites Hill Reserve, 258 Boundary Rd, Camp Hill. As the SWQ Swans Junior Cup is on hold this year, our junior rep teams will be selected through a different process – that being independent trials. Our SWQ U12, U14 and U16…

April 9, 2018
Foundation Coach Course – Dalby 22/04/2018

A Foundation Coach Course will be delivered by Adam Stevenson at the Dalby PCYC, C0oper Street, Dalby on Saturday, 22/04/18, from 8:00am to 2:00pm. To register for this course, please click on this link and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the National Membership…

March 25, 2018
Roma Country Cup – 24/25 March 2018

Congratulations to Roma Junior Touch for a very successful inaugural Country Cup Carnival which was held Saturday 24th April, 2018. The carnival was a great success and the feedback received has been very positive. Thanks to Khanui Cox, Jade Deaves and Mackenzie Sadler who played in the Cup and also completed a skills session on…

March 24, 2018
NRL Titans in Toowoomba

In the build up to the historic first ever NRL match in Toowoomba, the TFH Gold Coast Titans spent some time in the community. SWQ Touch helped out at the come and try kids clinic at Gold Park with approximately 180 kids in attendance, who loved seeing and getting some tips from the Titans players!…

March 20, 2018
Twisters Junior Cup

Toowoomba Touch Association invites nominations of Junior Affiliate Representative teams for the 2018 Twisters Junior Cup to be held on Sunday 6 May at the Kearney’s Spring Sports Reserve. Conditions of Entry can be downloaded from the Toowoomba Touch website. Download the team nomination form here

March 14, 2018
Falcons Junior Cup

Ipswich Touch Association invites nominations of Junior Affiliate teams for the 2018 Falcons Junior Cup to be held on Sunday 27 May at the Redbank Plains Recreational Reserve. Falcons Junior Cup Conditions of Entry Nominate an affiliate team

February 28, 2018
SWQTA AGM

The South West Queensland Touch Association Annual General Meeting was held at 9:30am on Sunday 18 March at the SWQ Touch office, 6 Cress Street, Toowoomba. SWQTA’s 2018 Committee President: Reg Hart Vice President: Chris Bartlett Minutes Secretary: Bailey Garcha Director of Finance: Chrissy Bartlett Director of Referees: Matt Prendergast Director of Coaching: Brenda Rackemann…

Level 1 Referee
February 23, 2018
Level 1 Referee Course – Dalby 10/03/2018

A Level 1 Referee course will be delivered by Adam Stevenson in at the Dalby Touch Association grounds on Saturday, 10/03/18, from 8:30am to 12:30pm. To register for this course, please click on this link and complete all of the mandatory fields which includes reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in the National…