Registrations for Juniors OPEN!

We are now taking registrations for the WAVJL (WA Volleyball Junior Leage).

If you haven’t already done it, we do need the Expression of Interest done as that gives us most of the info we need.

Then you need to register here.

There is also a Juniors’ Open Day on Wednesday 17th, 530-7pm at Hale School Gym with fun volleyball games and bbq. This is a good chance to meet some coaches and staff as well as other players and parents.

Pre-season training starts this week and Bowling Night!

The womens pre-season training will start this week, Tuesday 16th, 730-930pm at Newman College. Entry via Tuscany Way. Mens on Thursday, same time and place. It’s $10 per session or Cats members can purchase all 3 sessions for $20, non members can get all 3 sessions for $25. Tickets through the Balcatta Shop here.

Hopefully those coming have completed the Expression of Interest form available here.

Remember you can also still buy tickets for the bowling night on this Saturday (20th)! $35 gets you 2 games, shoe hire and some nibblies. Juniors bowling from 5-7pm, seniors from 730-930pm.

2021 Season approaches!

We have released the timeline for the preseason training and trials etc. which you may have already seen on Facebook.


Now we’re asking everyone interested to play, tryout or coach/manage with Balcatta Volleyball Club this season to fill out this Expression of Interest form.
Some other important dates to remember are:-

  •  Annual General Meeting  on this Sunday 930am @Drift Kitchen. Everyone is welcome so come along to hear about how the club went last season but also our plan for this season and beyond.
  • First pre-season training session Tuesday 16th Feb for women and Thursday 18th Feb for men, all at Newman College. $10 per session.
  • Trials start 9th/11/th March at Newman College also.
  • First social event of the year, Bowling @ Rosemount Bowl, 20th Feb, 5pm for Juniors, 730pm for Seniors. Please get your tickets from the Balcatta Shop. $30 for early birds, (inc 2 games, shoe hire and some nibblies) Price goes up to $35 closer to the date. One early bird junior and senior will get their entry refunded!

We are also focusing more this year on developing coaches and referees so if anyone is interested in furthering themselves in these areas please get in touch to find out about incentives and chances for development in these areas.
Look forward to seeing you all on the court very soon!

Coach Workshop 22nd November

Work on your indoor coaching skills with Balcatta Volleyball Club’s new hands on Coach Workshop on Sunday 22nd November. Gain skills and confidence in a welcoming club setting. This Workshop is open to coaches of all levels and both Balcatta and non-Balcatta members.

Click here to register your place.

Led by Level 3 Volleyball Coach Artem Ipatyev, the Workshop format will be:

8am – 9am: Coaching Theory

9am – 10.30am: Practical coaching on the court – putting theory into practice

10.30am – 11am: Zoom session with International coach Max Gubbiotti (ex-Italian B League Coach). If time, with a short Q&A at the end

11am – 11.30am:  Light lunch provided

Gain practical skills and meet other coaches that are passionate about volleyball.

Full Details are:

Date: Sunday 22nd November, 2020

Time: 8am – 11.30am

Place: Hale School Senior Gym, Entrance A, 160 Hale Road, Wembley Downs.

Wear: Clothes that you can play volleyball in, as some coaches will help demonstrate drills in the practical session

Bring: Drink bottle, pen and paper (if you like), curiosity and an open mind.

Cost: Free for Balcatta Volleyball Club Members, $10 for non-Balcatta members

 We will be holding a Junior Camp after this coaching event, so anyone that is interested in putting their newly learned coaching skills into practice, please let me know if you would like to stay. Send an email to juniors@balcattavolleyball.com.au so we know you are staying.

Indoor Junior Camp

Balcatta VC are running a mini-camp on Sunday 22nd November for any junior athletes wanting to keep on working on their indoor game.

All experience levels are welcome. The camp is for athletes aged 11 years old to 18 years old.

Click here to purchase your place.

The camp is being held at Hale School, 160 Hale Road Wembley Downs. Access School via Entry A.

If you have any questions, please contact Michelle at juniors@balcattavolleyball.com.au

Entertainment Book and Balcatta Volleyball Club; raising funds with entertainment.

For the first time in Club history, Balcatta Cats are partnering with The Entertainment Book fundraisers!
With Restrictions being relaxed it’s time to get out and have some fun. Whether it’s a cup of coffee or a night on the town let us help you save some money whilst also helping to support our club and our members. 
Get your Digital Entertainment Book today with a bonus 2 months extra for free. Bonus offer ends July 13th.

Click here to get yours now!

AGM 2020

Notice of 2020 Annual General Meeting
Balcatta Volleyball Club
Registered No: 100561

Time: 1pm
Date: Sat, 30th May 2020
Place: 287A, Rouse Lane, East Victoria Park

This meeting will be held to elect the 2020 committee and provide an insight to the club’s operation from the 2019 season. The 2019 Committee invites all those that were a member in 2019 to participate.

Volunteering as a committee member can be a rewarding experience and helps keep our club culture alive. If you have a passion to help our club thrive we ask you to put your name forward at this year’s AGM.

Notice is hereby given that an Annual General Meeting of Members of Balcatta Volleyball Club will be held at 1.00pm on Saturday 30 May 2020 at 287A, Rouse Lane, East Victoria Park.

Persons eligible to vote at this Annual General Meeting are those members who are financial members of the Club prior to the commencement of the meeting.

AGENDA

1.0 Acceptance of the 2019 Annual General Meeting Minutes
2.0 2019 Balcatta Volleyball Club Annual Report
3.0 2019 Financial Report
4.0 Election of the 2020 Balcatta Board Members – Executive Position Nominations:
President
Treasurer
Secretary
Senior WAVL Officer
Junior Development Officer

Election of the 2020 Balcatta Board Members – Non-Executive Position Nominations:

The Board requires between 3-7 Non-Executive Board Members under the Constitution.

5.0 The board members will answer questions at the conclusion of the meeting
6.0 Close of Meeting

Due to current restrictions with the number of people in any gathering, physical attendance to AGM is limited to 20 people please register your interest in attendance by contacting Balcatta Volleyball Club via Facebook messaging or email us @ president@balcattavolleyball.com.au. The club will be setting up Zoom (Video Conferencing App) link for members who wish to attend AGM remotely.

Please RSVP by this Facebook event here.

Balcatta Club AGM 2019

Club Annual General Meeting Thursday 16th May
This meeting will be held to elect the 2019 committee and an insight to the clubs operation from the 2018 season. The 2018 Committee invite all those that were a member in 2018 to participate.

Volunteering as a committee member can be a rewarding experience and helps keep our club culture alive. If you have a passion to help our club thrive we ask you to put your name forward at this years AGM.

For more details about the event please see the Facebook event here.