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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 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

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...

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 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 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 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…

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 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…

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…

December 15, 2017
2018 News

The SWQ Events Calendar for 2018 has been added to the website: www.swqtouch.com There are quite a few exciting changes to the calendar – it seems like it’s been changing daily for the last few months! We are entering a new chapter in the region, one which we hope will provide new opportunities for development…

December 12, 2017
2018 Women’s T League

Congratulations to players selected in the SWQ Women’s T League team to compete at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour next March: Alice Rathie Chloe Campbell Chloe Watt Elly Ashurst Gabby Bartlett Hannah Hegedus Jada Ferguson Kiara Taylor Natalie Gleeson Natalie Webster Paige Leicht Shae-Lee Campbell Zoe McLoughlin Zoe Webster

December 4, 2017
2018 Men’s T League

Congratulations to players selected in the SWQ Men’s T League team to compete at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour next March: Aaron Rosin Andrew Luck Brad Groves Brydan Thompson Harrison Pengilly Hayden Bartlett Jake Hooper Jordan Bartlett Kade Bauer Kedan Chan-Tung Lachlan Watt Tom Eddie Tom Schatz Tyler Bickoff Coach:    Chris Bartlett Assistant…

December 4, 2017
2018 Open Mixed

Congratulations to players selected in the SWQ Open Mixed team to compete at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour next March: Tegan Byrnes Casey Grosskopf Zoe Nearhos Abbie Prendergast Savannah Ranford Mikeely Roberts Ella Taylor Jesse Campbell Benjamin Choice Tate Costigan Elijah Getawan Dan O’Brien Zac Pierce Kevin Platz

December 3, 2017
SWQ Men’s 30s, Women’s 40s and Men’s 40s teams

Congratulations to all players selected in the to compete at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour next March: Men’s 30s Mark Ashley Steven Barrett Aaron Broderick Jeremy Cox Joseph Endicott Michael Holden Craig Jackson Taki Luke Scott Martin Jamie Nuku Kyran Peterson Andrew Ryan Haydan Seymour Faigame Tevita   Women’s 40s Kelly Brown Melita…

October 9, 2017
SWQ Primary All Schools

The SWQ Swans Primary All Schools Tournament will be held on Sunday, 15 October at the Dalby Touch Association grounds, Cooper Street Dalby. The draw will be available Wednesday, event start time will be available Tuesday. Conditions of Entry for this year’s Swans Primary All Schools can be downloaded here: 2017 SWQ Primary All Schools…

September 1, 2017
2018 National Touch League – SWQ Coach & Manager Applications

SWQ Touch is now calling for applications for coaches and managers for the 2018 NTL. If you are interested in applying for a position please complete and return the form below to SWQ by Friday, 29/09/17. SWQ Coach & Manager Application – 2018 NTL For further information, please contact Sam on 0417 419 837 or by…

August 31, 2017
Junior State Champs Referees

A massive thank you to our 8 Referees who toured with us – Luke McKenzie, Pat Williams, Kurtis Sankey, Riley Prendergast, Jed Hill, Paige Bowtell, Will Schatz and Jack Carmichael. Without all of you we wouldn’t have been there! Congratulations to Luke McKenzie, who was named Male Referee of the Championship and to Riley Prendergast…

August 31, 2017
Junior Elite 8 Representative Teams

Junior Elite 8 representative teams were selected from within the boundaries of the existing Elite 8 permits following the Queensland Junior State Championships in Townsville (25-27 August) – Cowboys from North and Central Queensland, Broncos from Sunshine Coast and Brisbane, and Titans from South West Queensland and South Queensland and Border Districts. SWQ players will attend a…

August 31, 2017
2017 Junior State Championships Wrap Up

South West Queensland have recorded some great results at the Queensland Junior State Championships held in Townsville on the weekend, finishing third overall. SWQ were represented in five of the six Semi Finals, having our U12 Boys progress through to the Grand Final. SWQ were defeated 5-3 by South Queensland Border Districts in a hard…

August 8, 2017
SWQ Swans Secondary All Schools Draw Version 1

Version 1 of the draw for this Sunday’s SWQ Secondary All Schools is the Final Draw – there have been no changes! See you all on Sunday! Download the Pools – 2017 Swans Secondary All Schools and 2017 Final Draw here

July 20, 2017
2017 Swans Secondary All Schools

SWQ Touch Association invites nominations for the 2017 Swans Secondary All Schools which is being held at the Toowoomba Touch Association complex on Sunday, 13 August. Nominations close Friday, 28 July 2017. Swans Secondary All Schools – 2017 Conditions of Entry Swans Secondary All Schools – 2017 Team Nomination Form For further information, please contact Sam on 0417419837 or…

June 21, 2017
2017 National Youth Champs – SWQ Trials

The National Youth Champs will be held at Kawana, 13-16 September 2017. Our SWQ U18 Boys and U18 Girls trials are just around the corner! Players born during or after 1999, who play in a TFA affiliated competition are eligible to trial (please check the 2017 Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Juniors for full…

June 15, 2017
2017 National Youth Champs – SWQ Coach and Manager Appointments

We’re pleased to announce coaching appointments to our U18 teams attending the National Youth Champs in Kawana from 13 to 16 September 2017: 18 Boys Coach: Chris Bartlett Assistant Coach: Aaron Rosin Manager: Meryl Eddie 18 Girls Coach: Neil Ward Assistant Coach: Clare Giarola Manager: Chrissy Bartlett

June 15, 2017
Senior State Championships

Queensland Touch Football will not stage a Senior State Championships in 2017. In consultation with the six regions it was determined the event, scheduled for later this year, was no longer viable. Read the full statement from QTF here

June 15, 2017
SWQ Squads – 2017 Junior State Champs

Congratulations to players named in our SWQ Swans Squads to attend the Junior State Champs in Townsville 25-27 August 2017! Our final selection trials will be held on Sunday, 16 July at the Kearney’s Spring Sports Complex, Toowoomba. 2017 JSCH SWQ Squads Coaching appointment update: U16 Boys U16 Girls Coach: Bailey Garcha Coach: Brenda Rackemann…

May 9, 2017
2017 National Youth Champs – SWQ Coach and Manager Applications

SWQ Touch is calling for applications for Coaches and Managers of SWQ 18 Boys & SWQ 18 Girls teams to attend this year’s National Youth Championships in Kawana (13 to 16 September). Please complete the application form below and return it to SWQ Touch by Friday, 19/05/17. 2017 SWQ Coach and Manager Application Form – National…

May 2, 2017
SWQ Squads – 2017 Junior State Champs

Congratulations everyone on your efforts at the Swans Junior Cup last weekend. You all played so well and made the job of our selectors extremely difficult! Players selected in SWQ Squads for this year’s Junior State Championships (24-27 August, Townsville) will be notified via email by Friday 5 May, Squad lists will be published on…

May 2, 2017
2017 Swans Junior Cup – Results

What an amazing day – thank you to the 147 teams that attended, your coaches and managers, parents and supporters! There’s a long list of people to thank who contributed to making the tournament a success: Tania – our announcer/ timekeeper. Amazing job! Dave, Jordan and Hayden – results; Tayler and Lachlan – runners; State…

April 21, 2017
Swans Junior Cup – Information

Parking As always, parking will be at a premium on Sunday 23 April at the Kearney’s Spring Sports Complex. There will be a shuttle bus running from Freying Park, cnr Ruthven and Nelson Streets from 7:15am all day, for your convenience. Freyling park has ample parking to accommodate the parents and supporters of our amazing…

April 21, 2017
Swans Junior Cup – Draft draw Version 4

Version 4 (as @ 21/04/2017) of the draft draw for the Swans Junior Cup is available below (please note changes to 18 Boys and field numbers for U10s): 2017 Swans Junior Cup – Pools (V4) U10 Draw Version 4 – 2017 Swans Junior Cup U12-U18 Draw Version 4 – 2017 Swans Junior Cup The field map…

April 13, 2017
Swans Junior Cup – Online Registration

Online registration is important as without it you are not covered by insurance for the event. Parents please register your child online here as a player or referee for the Swans Junior Cup 23 April 2017: Player online registration Referee online registration  

March 28, 2017
SWQ Junior Coaching Appointments – Junior State Champs

SWQ Touch is pleased to announce the following coaching appointments to our 2017 Junior teams to attend the State Championships in Townsville (Friday, 25 to Sunday, 27 August): U16 Boys Coach: Bailey Garcha Asst Coach: Janelle Ramsey Manager: Julieanne Bannister U16 Girls Coach: Brenda Rackemann Asst Coach: Lorelle Sankey Manager: Chrissy Bartlett U14 Boys Coach:…

March 16, 2017
2017 National Touch League Results

SWQ Touch was well represented at the National Touch League tournament held in Coffs Harbour last week with the following 7 teams participating:  Men’s T League Women’s T League Open Mixed A Open Mixed B Women’s 27s Men’s 30s Men’s 40s  Our Women’s T League were the flag-bearer going through undefeated and claiming the title…

March 6, 2017
2017 Swans Junior Cup

SWQ Touch Association invites all TFA affiliated members to nominate your junior representative teams for the 2017 Swans Junior Cup which is being held at the Toowoomba Touch Association complex on Sunday, 23 April. Further information about this event can be found in the documents below:   2017 Swans Junior Cup – Conditions of Entry 2017…

February 22, 2017
SWQ Coach & Manager Applications – 2017 Junior State Champs

SWQ Touch Association is calling on applications for coaches and managers of our teams attending this year’s Junior State Champs in Townsville (Friday, 25 to Sunday, 27 August). Please note that ALL of the appointed coaches and managers MUST be available to travel with our group who will be bussing it to Brisbane Airport early…

November 15, 2016
Men’s 40s Team – 2017 NTL

Congratulations to the following players on being selected in our Men’s 40s team for the 2017 NTL: Neil Ward (C); Craig Neilan (VC); Ken Ward; Chris Neville; Tony Klein; Shane Simmons; Mark Delaney; Michael Ashurst; Bailey Garcha; Dave Campbell; Dave Bowtell; Michael Crook; Greg Lisle; Kevin Flett Shadows: Troy Adamson and Brad Young Coach: Kev Flett Asst Coach:…

November 7, 2016
SWQ Touch Teams – 2017 NTL

Congratulations to the following players on being selected to represent SWQ Swans at next year’s NTL: Open Mixed A (Listed in no particular order) Ben Choice; Dan O’Brien; Shane Whitehouse; Peter Sykes; Kevin Platz; Matt Crooks; Cody Andrews; Brayden Insley; Abbie Prendergast; Julia Linnan; Zoe Nearhos; Casey-Leigh Grosskopf; Maddie McCarthy; Mikeely Roberts Shadows: Damian Leggat; Coby Ferguson; Gabby Bartlett;  Ellen Nussey; Abi Friedrichs Coach: Greg Lisle Open Mixed B (Listed…

November 2, 2016
SWQ Men’s T League Team – 2017 NTL

SWQ Touch congratulates the following players on being selected in our Men’s T League team for next year’s NTL: (Listed in alphabetical order) Hayden Bartlett; Jordan Bartlett; Kade Bauer; Tyler Bickhoff; Alex Hinch; Will Hockam; Jake Hooper; Andrew Luck; Kane O’Keefe; Jack Ramsey; Antoine Roma; Aaron Rosin Tom Schatz; Lachlan Watt Coach: Chris Bartlett Asst…

October 31, 2016
SWQ Women’s T League Team – 2017 NTL

Congratulations to the following on being selected to play for our Women’s T League team at next year’s NTL: Georgina Rackemann; Lauren Potter; Clare Giarola;  Laura Gleeson; Elly Ashurst; Tegan Byrnes; Emily Ward; Chloe Campbell; Brittney Brown; Hannah Hegedus;  Chloe Watt; Alice Rathie; Paige Leicht; Kristen Currie;  Zoe Webster; Zoe McLoughlin Shadows Ella Taylor; Jada Ferguson; Katherine Connolly Natalie Webster; Gemma Etheridge; Nikki Etheridge Coaches: Lauren Potter and Clare Giarola Manager: Nicole…

October 28, 2016
SWQ Coach and Manager Appointments – 2017 NTL

There have been a few changes to the divisions that we are looking to nominate for next year’s NTL and there have also been some changes to the coaching appointments within the Open Mixed division. As such, I have listed below the current coach and manager appointments for our 2017 NTL teams: Men’s T League…