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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 14th March 2023                                                  Wednesday 29th March 2023

Entries close 28th February 2023. 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.  

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

Boys Team

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



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