The 2019 Junior State Championships will be held in Bundaberg.
Six regions will compete over three days, across six divisions (Boys and Girls U12/14/16s) in their quest to be crowned Champion Region.
Teams should expect to play from midday on Friday, a full day on Saturday and finals on Sunday morning.
Location: Bundaberg Touch Association, Greg Duncan Fields, Isis Highway & University Drive, Bundaberg QLD
Date: 23-25 August 2019
Who: Junior Regional Teams – U12, U14, U16 Boys and Girls Divisions.
Entry Fees: $700 (incl GST) per team to be paid to the QTF office by the Regional Administrator by Thursday 18 July 2019.
Times*: Friday 12pm-6.30pm
Sunday 8am-12pm (finals)
|Team Registrations||Open 9am, 6 June 2019||Close 5pm, 27 June 2019|
|Match Official Registrations||Open 1 July 2019||Close 5pm, 18 July 2019|
|Individual Registrations||Open 1 July 2019||Close 5pm, 8 August 2019|
|Team Managers, Accredited Volunteers Registrations||Open 1 July 2019||Close 5pm, 8 August 2019|
Both Federal and State Government provide grant opportunities of which the 2019 Junior State Championships is eligible.
Young Athletes Travel Subsidy
The Young Athletes Travel Subsidy (YATS) aims to foster the development of young athletes and officials to support elite athlete/official pathways by providing financial assistance to help alleviate the costs associated with attending championship events. The travel subsidy provides financial assistance through three event tiers and supports attendance at specific state, national and international events.
Athletes and Officials (such as coaches, referees and scorers) participating at eligible events can apply for assistance if they meet the eligibility criteria.
Who is eligible?
Applicants eligible to apply for support after attending the event are those who:
Further information is available at https://www.qld.gov.au/recreation/sports/funding/athletes/yats
Local Sporting Champions
Applications are currently open until 11.59pm (AEST) on 30 June 2019 for Round 1, 2019-20.
Further information is available at: https://www.sportaus.gov.au/grants_and_funding/local_sporting_champions