The University of Queensland (UQ) Junior Hockey Club welcomes boys and girls between the ages of 5 and 17 of any skill level. Whether you're new to the game and haven't picked up a stick before, whether you've played at school or you're a representative player we welcome you to our club.

The University of Queensland Hockey Club is located at the University of Queensland St Lucia Campus Field 4. The UQ Junior Hockey Club is part of the overall UQ Hockey Club which consists of Men’s, Women’s, Masters and Junior hockey teams.

The UQ Hockey Club fielded a total of 36 teams in competitions during the 2017 season. Teams play in the Brisbane Hockey Association, Brisbane Women’s Hockey Association and Ipswich Hockey association competitions.

The UQ Junior Hockey Club committee consists of:

Richard James – Club President

TBA – Junior Girls Chair

Mel Donaldson - Junior Girls Secretary

Louise Ford - Junior Girls Registrar

Dave Masters – Junior Boys Chair

For any questions you may have please email us directly at juniors@uqhockey.com.au

Junior Teams

For the coming 2017 season UQ Hockey Club will be fielding teams in the following age groups for both boys and girls:

Under 7 (boys and girls who are 5 or 6 as at the 1 st January 2018)

Under 9 (boys and girls who are 7 or 8 as at the 1 st January 2018)

Under 11 (boys and girls who are 9 or 10 as at the 1 st January 2018)

Under 13 (boys and girls who are 11 or 12 as at the 1 st January 2018)

J’s (boys and girls who are aged between 13 and 17 as at the 1 st January 2018)

Important Dates

Dates for 2018 are still being finalised. Below are the dates for 2017 for an idea of the season.

Due to the commonwealth games some dates may change.

2017 Dates

Under 7 and Under 9 Training: Commences 20th of March

Under 11 training: Commences 1st week of March

Under 13 training: Commences 3rd week of February

Under 15 and J’s training: Commences 3rd week of February

Fixtures: Commence 1st April 2017

Season breaks: 14th and 15th April, 24th June and 1st July

Final round: 19th August

Grand final day: 10th September

Season break up and awards presentation: Saturday 16th September

* Some dates may be subject to change, but as much notice will be given as possible.


Fees vary depending on the competition in which a player participates and is influenced by the requirement to cover turf hire, lights, umpires and officials and ground maintenance. Fees are payable to both the UQ Hockey Club and Hockey Queensland.

For more information please visit our Fee's page

Wet Weather

Hockey is played in most weather conditions and is generally only cancelled when the grounds are considered dangerous for players or there is risk of damaging the surface. Any games Cancelled will be communicated to the club with as much notice as possible. Team manager’s will then ensure all players and families are advised. Alternatively live information is recorded on the Wet Weather Hockey Info line on 1900 962 018. Call cost is 66c per minute with higher cost to mobiles.