• Event Information
  • Diocesan Representatives
  • Polding Representatives
  • Code of Conduct

Event Information

All students MUST have been selected at their school then regional trials to register & compete at MN Diocesan Trials.
Please do not register unless you have been selected at the regional trial. Please see your school sport coordinator for information on school & regional trials.

Diocesan Date                                                                Backup Date
Tuesday 26th March 2024                                                 Tuesday 2nd April 2024 

Entries close 12th March 2024. Any students who do not register on time will NOT be eligible to trial


International Hockey Centre, Turton Road, Broadmeadow

Criteria to Nominate

You must be selected at a regional trial to attend diocesan trials.

Please note these trials are for Year 5 & 6 experienced, highly talented players currently playing hockey. Representative experience is also preferred.

Registration Process for Diocesan Level

When a child is selected at a regional trial, they will be given instructions to register on the csnsw.sport website for the diocesan trial. Please ensure you complete all fields especially playing position and experience.

Once registered the website will generate an email to your school principal/sport coordinator for them to approve. Your registration must be approved by your school principal before you can attend the trials. Please follow up if this is not done. If you do not meet the criteria/standard for this trial, the sport coordinator/principal will not approve your registration. To view team pack information, log into your account and go to your child’s current registrations. Click on “view registration” to see the diocesan details.


 $15 per student to be paid to your school admin 1 week prior to the diocesan trial.

Please contact your school sport coordinator for any questions & information regarding school and regional trials.




Congratulations to the following students who will represent Maitland Newcastle Diocese at the Polding Hockey Selections.  


ASHLEA LINEHAN F St Joseph's, Wingham
Bellatrix Sargeson F Holy Family, Merewether Beach
Bridie Anderson F Holy Family, Merewether Beach
Eleanor Healy F St Joseph's, Wingham
Frankie Gruschka F St Joseph's, Charlestown
Sienna Forbes F St Joseph's, Gloucester
Noah Jordan M St Therese's, New Lambton
Oliver Brown M St Joseph's, East Maitland
Liam Martin M St Joseph's, East Maitland
Xavier Schweinberger M St Joseph's, East Maitland
Oscar Whitten M St Michael's, Nelson Bay
Ethan Castro M St Joseph's, Taree
Joshua Buckett M St Michael's, Nelson Bay
Hudson Caban M St Patrick's, Cessnock

Congratulations to the following students who were successful in selection into the Polding Team

Boys Team

Hudson Caban St Patrick's, Cessnock
Xavier Schweinberger St Joseph's, East Maitland
Noah Jordan St Therese's, New Lambton


 Girls Team

Frankie Gruschka St Joseph's, Charlestown

Please click here  for our code of conduct for parents, carers and other spectators attending school sporting events.