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Men’s T League Training

January 29, 2015
Men’s T League Training

The next 2 training runs for our Men’s T League team will be held as follows: Sunday (1 Feb) – Toowoomba Touch Fields, Kearney’s Spring – starting at 10am.    Sunday (8 Feb) – Ipswich Touch Fields, Old Toowoomba Road, One Mile – starting at 10am. If you are unable to attend any training runs, please…

January 27, 2015
2015 SWQ Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Opens & Seniors

SWQ Touch members are requested to take note of the following selection policy in place for our open & senior representative teams in 2015: 2015 SWQ Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Opens & Seniors

January 27, 2015
2015 SWQ Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Juniors

SWQ Touch members are requested to take note of the following selection policy in place for our junior representative teams in 2015: 2015 Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Juniors

January 27, 2015
SWQ Women’s T League Team – 2015 NTL

Congratulations to the following 16 players on their selection into our Women’s T League team for this year’s NTL:      (Listed in no particular order) Lauren Potter Demi Hayes Chloe Watt Jess Brown Britt Brown Chloe Campbell Olivia Goodsell Alice Rathie Nat Webster Elly Ashurst Phoebe Cuskelly Abbie Prendergast Kiara Taylor Maddi McCarthy Hannah Hegedus…

January 27, 2015
SWQ Open Mixed Team – 2015 NTL

Congratulations to the following players on being selected to play for our Open Mixed team at this year’s NTL:      (Listed in no particular order) Jade Bani-Freeman Nikki Douglas Libby Ernst Claire Gordon Ellen Gordon Ellen Nussey Craig Hubbard Jeremy Gaschk Matthew Crooks Damien Clarke Justin Dieckmann Ethan Te Namu Scott Martin The next training run for…

January 20, 2015
SWQ Men’s T League Team – 2015 NTL

Congratulations to the following players who have been selected to play for our Men’s T League team at this year’s NTL:      (Listed in no particular order) Zac Alexander; Kevin Platz; Tom Schatz; Hayden Bartlett Sam Carmody; James Sharp; Dan O’Brien; Kyle Farrell Jake Hooper; Jacob McCarroll; Bryce Rackemann; Tyler Bickhoff; Aaron Rosin; Brendan Strahan; Brendan Taylor…

January 13, 2015
SWQ Men’s T League Information – 2015 NTL

The SWQ Men’s T League team for this year’s NTL will be finalised at the training run that is being held at Kearney’s Spring, Toowoomba, this Sunday (18th) – commencing at 10am sharp. Please note that there were some players who had legitimate reasons for not attending the muster on 14 Dec but they MUST…

January 13, 2015
SWQ Open Mixed Information – 2015 NTL

The SWQ Open Mixed team for this year’s NTL will be finalised at the training run that is being held at Kearney’s Spring (Toowoomba) this Sunday (18th) – commencing at 10am sharp.  NB. A decision on whether this team will be nominated for the NTL will be made after this training run – based on…

January 7, 2015
Local Sporting Champions Program

The Local Sporting Champions Program is an Australian Government initiative designed to provide financial assistance for young people (aged 12-18 years) towards the cost of travel, accommodation, uniforms or equipment when competing, coaching or officiating at an official national sporting organisation (NSO) endorsed state, national or international sporting championships or a School Sport Australia state or national championships….

December 31, 2014
NRL All Stars – Touch Football Referee Appointment

SWQ Touch Association congratulates Matt Prendergast on being selected to represent Touch Football Australia (TFA) as a referee in the Touch Football component of the 2015 Harvey Norman NRL All Stars event being held at Cbus Super Stadium (Robina) on Friday, 13/02/15. Well done, Matt, on a thoroughly deserved appointment!

December 18, 2014
Twisters Cup – Toowoomba, 15/02/15

Toowoomba Touch Association invites all affiliated touch members to nominate teams for the Twisters Cup which is being held at their Kearney’s Spring complex on Sunday, 15/02/15. For more information about this event, please check out the flyer below: 2015 Twisters Cup

December 17, 2014
TFA Member Protection and Anti-Doping Policies – 2015

Listed below are the updated TFA Member Protection and Anti-Doping Policies which come into effect on 1/01/15: Member Protection Policy 2015 TFA Anti-Doping Policy 2015 Our members are encouraged to familiarise themselves with these policies and to take particular note of the changes to the Code of Conduct contained in the Member Protection Policy.

November 28, 2014
SWQ Open Mixed Muster – 2015 NTL

SWQ Touch Association will be holding our Open Mixed muster as follows: Toowoomba Touch Complex, Kearney’s Spring, Toowoomba Sunday 14/12/14 – commencing at 10am The viability of this team depends on the number of players that attend this muster. A suitably qualified coach is also required.

November 22, 2014
SWQ Musters – 2015 NTL

SWQ Touch Association will be holding musters for the following divisions for next year’s NTL: Men’s T League Toowoomba Touch Complex, Kearney’s Spring, Toowoomba Sunday 14/12/14 – commencing at 10am Coach: Terry McSweeney Men’s 40s / 45s Toowoomba Touch Complex, Kearney’s Spring, Toowoomba Sunday 7/12/14 – commencing at 10am Coach: Kev Flett A decision will be…

November 21, 2014
TFA Official Off-Field Referee Uniform

For information about the current off-field uniform for referees, please click on the following link: http://touchfootball.com.au/uploads/media/TFA_BLK_Off-Field_Off-Field_Range_-_2014.pdf

November 14, 2014
2015 National Touch League

Please note that the registration process for players interested in being considered for SWQ selection at next year’s NTL has been extended until next Friday (21st).  Details about the coaching appointments (for some divisions) will be posted on this website early next week.

October 28, 2014
Level 1 Referee Course – Toowoomba, 22/11/14

A Level 1 referee course is being held at the Toowoomba Touch Association clubhouse on Saturday, 22/11/14, from 9am to 2pm. For full details, please click on the Registration tab at the top right of this page then Course Registration Form.

October 21, 2014
2015 National Touch League (NTL)

SWQ Coach & Manager Application SWQ Touch Association is calling for applications for coaches and managers of our teams competing at next year’s NTL. For those interested in applying, would you please complete the application form listed below and return it to me by Friday, 14/11/14. The appointment details will be posted on our website the following…

October 21, 2014
Results – 2014 Swans Primary All Schools

Our Swans Primary All Schools tournament was held in Dalby last Sunday with 27 teams from Toowoomba, Dalby, Chinchilla and Roma participating in the Boys’ and Girls’ divisions. The games were played in great spirit and all of the schools should be proud of the way their kids conducted themselves. Congratulations to Middle Ridge State School on winning the Boys’ division and…

October 17, 2014
Draft Draw (V3) – 2014 Swans Primary All Schools

Version 3 of the draft draw is listed below: 2014 Swans Primary All Schools Draw Pools (Draft 3)

October 13, 2014
Draft Draw (V2) – 2014 Swans Primary All Schools

Version 2 of the draft draw for this Sunday’s Swans Primary All Schools is listed below: 2014 Swans Primary All Schools Draw & Pools (Draft 2)

October 13, 2014
Draw – 2014 Swans Primary All Schools

A draft version of the draw for the Swans Primary All Schools tournament being held in Dalby this Sunday (19th) can be found below together with a field map of the Dalby Touch Association complex. 2014 Swans Primary All Schools Draw & Pools (Draft 1).docx Touch Field Layout Please note that there may be some changes to the draw between…

October 12, 2014
Battle On The Border

Queensland Touch Football is proud to support the 2nd Annual Battle on the Border Touch Football Carnival which is being held in Goondiwindi from 29 to 30/11/14. There will be prize money on offer as well as plenty of food, entertainment, community activities and give aways. Nominations are now open but close on 8/11/14 – so get in quick!…

September 22, 2014
National Youth Champs – Results

Our 18 Girls team performed extremely well at the just completed National Youth Champs in Kawana making it through to the semi-final stage after a comprehensive 9 – 2 defeat of Victoria in the quarter – final.  Queensland Secondary Schools Touch then proved a shade too strong for our girls in the semi running out 8 – o winners before…

September 19, 2014
National Youth Champs Update

Our 18 Girls team had a tough start to Day 2 of the NYC losing 8 – 2 to the all conquering QSST team before running out easy 11 – 3 winners over Western Tigers. They then finished the day with a 7 – 4 loss to the New South Wales Touch Association Development Team. The girls have started Day 3 in fine fashion with…

September 18, 2014
Day 1 Results – National Youth Champs

Our 18 Girls team got off to a flyer on Day 1 of the NYC with an easy 17 – 1 victory over Northern Territory Devils then followed that up with a convincing 5 – 0 win over South Australia Heat.  In their 3rd and last game of the day, a game that was streamed live on TFA’s You Tube channel, they found the…

September 17, 2014
National Youth Champs

SWQ Touch Association wishes our U18 Girls team the best of luck at the National Youth Champs starting today in Kawana. The TFA You Tube channel will stream live action of some of the games including the ones listed below involving our girls: Wednesday, 6.10pm – South West Queensland v New South Wales Combined Catholic Colleges (18G) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kbqq4Eg6idI Thursday, 1.10pm –…

September 4, 2014
2015 Elite 8 Squads

The 2015 Elite 8 Squads for the 3 Qld entities have been announced and congratulations to the following Swans players on their selection: Stingrays (Open Women) Georgie Rackemann Dom Du Toit Clare Giarola Brooke Walker Ash Kearney Shenae Ciesiolka Laura Gleeson Georgie Friedrichs Toni Wells Stingrays (Open Men) Sam Carmody Jake Notley Jake Hooper Chiefs…

September 2, 2014
2014 Swans Primary All Schools

An invitation is extended to all primary schools to nominate teams for this year’s Swans Primary All Schools tournament which will be held at the Dalby Touch Association fields on Sunday, 19 October. The Conditions of Entry and Team Nomination Form for this event are listed below:  2014 Swans Primary All Schools – Conditions of Entry 2014…

September 1, 2014
Junior State Champs Wrap-Up

SWQ Touch Association would like to congratulate all of our teams on their performances at the Junior State Champs held in Palm Beach last weekend. Overall it was a good result for our region with 4 of our teams making it to the semi-final stage (12, 14, 16 Girls & 12 Boys) and the 14 Girls going one step further by progressing to the grand final. Unfortunately, they came up against a red-hot Sharks outfit who proved…

August 25, 2014
SWQ Girls’ Team – 2014 NYC

Congratulations to the following players on their selection into the SWQ team for this year’s NYC: (Listed in no particular order)  Olivia Goodsell Natalie Webster Brittney Brown Chloe Watt Kiara Taylor Elly Ashurst Alice Mason Phoebe Cuskelly Abbie Prendergast Alice Rathie Keely Mauch Paige Leicht Maddi McCarthy Hannah Hegedus The team’s training schedule is as follows:…

August 16, 2014
2014 Swans Secondary All Schools Cancelled

16/08/14 (9.40pm) Due to an increasing amount of rain in Toowoomba this evening and the expectation that it is going to continue through the night and into tomorrow morning, it has been decided to cancel our All Schools’ tournament tomorrow. The Toowoomba Touch fields have been subjected to frosts in recent times which means they will be…

August 16, 2014
2014 Swans Secondary All Schools

Saturday, 16/08/14 (1.40pm) The Swans Secondary All Schools tournament set down for tomorrow is still going ahead at this stage. Please keep an eye on this website for updates.

August 16, 2014
NYC Muster Postponed

Due to the wet weather, the muster that was scheduled for today to finalise our girls’ team for the NYC has been postponed and will now be held at Kearney’s Spring this Tuesday (19th) starting at 5pm.

August 11, 2014
Draft Draw & Pools (V2) – 2014 Swans Secondary All Schools

Version 2 of the draft draw for the 2014 Swans Secondary All Schools tournament is shown below: Draft Draw & Pools (V2) – 2014 Swans Secondary All Schools The major change to the draw relates to the Junior Boys’ division where there is now just the 1 pool with 7 teams. Please note that this division has…

August 7, 2014
Draft Draw (V1) – 2014 Swans Secondary All Schools

A draft version of the draw for the Swans Secondary All Schools tournament (Sunday, 17 August) can be found below together with a field map of the Toowoomba Touch Association complex. Draft Draw & Pools (V1) – 2014 Swans Secondary All Schools Toowoomba Field Map

August 7, 2014
National Youth Champs Information

SWQ Touch Association is pleased to announce that the following coaches have been appointed to our girls’ team for this year’s National Youth Champs in Kawana: Coach Lauren Potter Assistant Coach Clare Giarola The muster for this team will be held at Kearney’s Spring (Toowoomba) on Saturday, 16/08/14 , from 1.30pm – 3pm.  Details relating to the costs to participate at the…

August 5, 2014
2014 State of Origin Teams

The 2014 State of Origin teams have been announced and SWQ Touch Association would like to congratulate the following Swans’ players on their selection: Women’s Open Shenae Ciesiolka & Brooke Walker Men’s 20s Sam Carmody, Jake Notley & Jake Hooper Women’s 20s Georgie Rackemann, Ash Kearney, Toni Wells, Laura Gleeson & Georgie Friedrichs Women’s 35s …

August 5, 2014
2014 State Champs Results

SWQ Touch Association would like to thank all of our players, coaches, managers and referees for representing the Swans at this year’s State Champs. We appreciate the time and effort that you put in prior to and during the tournament and we hope that you enjoyed the experience. A big thank-you also to our physios…

July 24, 2014
SWQ Teams – 2014 Junior State Champs

SWQ Touch Association would like to thank all of the players that participated at our final selection trials last Sunday and we would also like to acknowledge the great work done by our selection panels on the day. For full details on who made each of the teams, please click on the link below: Team Lists

July 11, 2014
SWQ Registration Process – 2014 National Youth Championships (NYC)

Players who are interested in being considered for selection in one of our NYC teams MUST register their interest via email at swqtouch@bigpond.com by Monday, 28 July. The email is also to contain the following details: Full name Address Date of birth Mobile number Current affiliate NB. The number of registrations received as at the…

July 11, 2014
SWQ Coach & Manager Application Form – 2014 National Youth Championships

Applications are now being called for coaches and managers of our teams attending this year’s National Youth Championships which are being held in Kawana from 17 to 20 September. Please note that the closing date for applications is Monday, 28 July. The coaching appointment details will be posted on this website by Friday, 1 August. 2014 SWQ…

July 9, 2014
Information for Players – 2014 Junior State Champs

Final Selection Trials As previously advised, the final selection trials for our Junior State Champs teams will be held on Sunday, 20 July, at the Godsall Street Ovals, Queens Park, Toowoomba – commencing at 10am. Uniforms At the completion of the trials on 20 July, the teams will be announced and the selected players will try on the uniforms…

July 7, 2014
Junior Selection Trials – Venue Change

Please note that our Junior State Champs’s teams will be finalised on Sunday, 20/07/14, but with a change of venue due to Kearney’s Spring not being available on that date. The trials will now be held at the Godsall Street Ovals, Queens Park, (Toowoomba) – commencing at 10am. For directions to the Godsall Street Ovals, please click on the following link http://www.whereis.com/qld/east-toowoomba/godsall-st.

July 4, 2014
2014 Holden Monster Raffle

As part of the strategic alliance between the National Rugby League and Touch Football Australia, Touch Football affiliates within New South Wales, Queensland, ACT and Victoria will have the opportunity to participate in the 2014 Holden Monster Raffle.  The Holden Monster/Community Raffle has enjoyed great success through the NRL and wider Rugby League community in recent…

June 27, 2014
SWQ Women’s 20s Team – 2014 State Champs

Congratulations to the following players on being selected into the SWQ Women’s 20s team for this year’s State Champs: Kiara Taylor; Hannah Hegedus; Keely Mauch; Natalie Webster; Natalie Gleeson; Paige Leicht; Libby Ernst; Kirstie Johnston; Annika Darlington; Kaitlyn McDonald; Zoe Nearhos; Chloe Crothers; Alice Mason; Chloe Gleeson Coach: Jenny Webster; Manager: Sally Mauch

June 17, 2014
SWQ Open Women’s Team – 2014 State Champs

The SWQ Open Women’s team for the State Champs has now been finalised and well done to the following on their selection:  Brooke Walker; Clare Giarola; Chloe Watt; Alice Rathie; Elly Ashurst; Abbie Prendergast; Shenae Ciesiolka; Chloe Campbell; Georgia Friedrichs; Maddi McCarthy; Georgina Rackemann; Toni Wells; Laura Gleeson; Ash Kearney; Dominique du Toit

June 17, 2014
SWQ Women’s 35s Team – 2014 State Champs

Congratulations to the following players on their selection into the SWQ Women’s 35s team for this year’s State Champs:   Kellie Ryan; Jackie Morris; Melita Mackay; Belinda Purvey Rebecca Morgan; Natalie Leicht; Kylie Walker; Jennine Gyemore; Toni Notley; Karen Murphy; Sharlene Crowell Michelle Issell; Haylene Grogan; Amanda Richardson Shadow: Jane Clarke  The next training run for…

June 12, 2014
National Youth Squads (18s & 20s)

The Australian Youth squads for the 2015 Youth Trans Tasman Series have been officially announced by TFA and it is fantastic to see a number of players from our region selected. They are:   Girls 18s               Shenae Ciesiolka (Toowoomba), Dominique du Toit (Toowoomba), Laura Gleeson (Dalby & Toowoomba), Georgina Rackemann (Chinchilla & Toowoomba) Girls 20s              Ashleigh Kearney…

June 2, 2014
SWQ Open Women & Women’s 20s Squads – 2014 State Champs

The SWQ Open Women & Women’s 20s squads for this year’s State Champs are listed below: Squads – Open Women & Women’s 20s Please note that the final teams for both divisions will be announced after the training run at Kearney’s Spring (Toowoomba) on Sunday, 15/06/14, from 10am to 12pm. Players are requested to contact the…