SENIOR COMPETITION

The Senior competition is suited to men and women over the age of 18 years. There are six grades in each competition ranging from Premier to Division 4.


Playing days are as follows:

  • Saturday - Premier, Division 1 & Division 3
  • Sunday - Reserve, Division 2 & Division 4

YOUTH COMPETITION - U18

The Youth competition is a club based competition for players at secondary school and under the age of 18. There are teams each for boys and girls.


Playing days are typically as follows:

  • Friday Night - Premier Grade
  • Sunday Morning - Championship Grade

JUNIOR COMPETITION - YEARS 1-8

The Junior competition is a club based competition for players at primary and intermediate school age (Years 1 - 8).

All matches are played on Saturday mornings at venues across Auckland. The competition is split into four grades based on Year level at school.


  • Kwik Sticks (Year 7 & 8) 11-a-side
  • Kiwi Sticks (Year 5 & 6) 7-a-side
  • Mini Sticks (Year 3 & 4) 6-a-side
  • Fun Sticks (Year 1 & 2) Fundamental skills module

2022 Trials


Trials for Senior players have now concluded. If you would still like to play, get in touch with your Club Captain as soon as possible. 


YOUTH & JUNIOR

This year, Youth and Junior Trials will be done in the Games Component of the free Development Programme. This programme is an amazing opportunity to receive quality coaching in the lead up to the winter season. More information and registration form is at www.westernhockey.co.nz/programmes


If you're unable to come along to any of the Games, you will still be placed in a team, just make sure you are registered on Clubhub (winter registrations to open soon) and email your Club Captain.



Any queries at all, please contact your Club Captain

Women - wdhc.women@gmail.com

Men - wdhc.men@gmail.com

Youth - wdhc.youth@gmail.com

Juniors - westernjuniorhockey@gmail.com

2022 Key Dates

SENIOR COMPETITION

Premier Intercity Men & Women

Start 26th March

Finals 13th August


Premier Reserve Men & Women

Start 3rd April

Finals 21st August


Division Grades 

Start - 2nd/3rd April

Finals - 20th/21st August 


Promotion/Relegation Matches 26th/27th August 

Youth COMPETITION

Start May 6th & 8th 

Finals 26th & 28th August


There will be play the first weekend of the July school holidays 8th & 10th July.

Junior COMPETITION

Start May 7th 

Finals: 27th August

 

There will be play the first weekend of the July School holidays 9th July

TEAM INFORMATION

Training information

Winter season team trainings are generally held at Avondale College, Ken Maunder Park training shed (juniors only), and on the odd occasion, a senior or youth team may be rostered to the Waitakere turf. Each team trains typically once per week, however, some senior teams train twice. Training is held in the evenings and updated times are available below.


The current schedule for Ken Maunder Park Training Shed can be viewed here. If you wish to use it, please contact wdhc.president@gmail.com to make a booking.

DRAWS, RESULTS AND LEAGUE TABLES

AHA Senior, Youth and Junior Draws, Results and League tables here.


Need to find a turf? Please click here to be directed to the Competition Venue/Turf Location directory.

DRAWS, RESULTS AND LEAGUE TABLES

To view the Western Code of Conduct, please click here.

COACHING RESOURCES

The Hockey NZ website has several resources available to help with your coaching. This includes free online coaching modules which you can complete which covers player development, effective communication, the psychology behind players and the like.


The website also includes drills and skills resources which are available for download. For those wishing to further their coaching, we recommend visiting the Hockey NZ website to find out more here.

2022 Training times

PREMIER MEN AND WOMEN

PREMIER MEN: Tuesday 8.00pm
PREMIER WOMEN: Tuesday 6.30pm

RESERVE MEN: Thursday 8.00pm
RESERVE WOMEN: Tuesday 8.00pm

SENIOR DIVISION MEN AND WOMEN

DIVISION 1 MEN: Thursday 9.00pm

DIVISION 1 WOMEN: Tuesday 7.00pm


DIVISION 2 MEN: Thursday 9.00pm

DIVISION 2 WOMEN: Thursday 7.00pm


DIVISION 3 MEN: Thursday 8.00pm

DIVISION 3 WOMEN: Thursday 7.00pm


DIVISION 4 MEN: Tuesday 9.00pm

YOUTH AND JUNIORS

YOUTH: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 6.00pm


JUNIORS: Juniors train at Ken Maunder Park. Please see your Junior Club Captain for details

UNIFORMS

Senior Women/ Youth Girls

  • Red Shirt (supplied by club)
  • Grey Skorts (supplied by club)
  • Red Socks (available from the Club priced at $15 per pair, from Just Hockey or any sports shop)

SENIOR MEN /Youth boys

  • Red Shirt (supplied by club) 
  • White Shorts (supplied by club) 
  • Red Socks (available from the Club priced at $15 per pair, from Just Hockey or any sports shop)

JUNIOR Girls & Boys

  • Red Shirt (supplied by club)
  • White Shorts need to be worn for our Fun Sticks and Mini Sticks grade teams - school years 1-4
  • Red Shorts need to be worn for all our Kiwi and Kwik sticks grade teams - school years 5-8
  • Red socks (available from the Club priced at $15 per pair, from Just Hockey or any sports shop)


2022 Fees

Payment options

  • Credit Card via ClubHub
  • Internet Banking/Bank Transfer
    Please put "CH-00nnnnn" in the Particulars Field. The "nnnnnn" is your 6 digit account number assigned by ClubHub and can be found when you log into ClubHub to make a payment.
    • Account Details: Western Districts Hockey Club Inc. BNZ 02-0184-0074740-00
  • Automatic Payment
    You can set up an Automatic Payment with your Club Captain. Please put "CH-00nnnnnn" in the Particulars Field. The "nnnnnn" is your 6 digit account number assigned by ClubHub and can be found when you log into ClubHub to make a payment.

JUNIOR - INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL AGE

$175

YOUTH TEAMS - HIGH SCHOOL AGE

$280

YOUTH PLAYING PREMIER /SENIOR GRADES

$410 / $400

SENIOR DIVISION
GRADES

$480

PREMIER & PREMIER RESERVE GRADES

$520

JUNIOR - 8 A-SIDE (SCHOOL YR 5-6)

$145

JUNIOR - 6 A-SIDE MINI STICKS (SCHOOL YR 3-4)

$145

JUNIOR - FUN STICKS (SCHOOL YR 1-2)

$145

all grades

  • Fees are due in FULL ASAP
    • An automatic payment can be set up in lieu of full fees up front
    • A $25 late fee for little people or $50 for youth and up will apply if you have not paid by 30 May or set up an automatic payment

No-pay no-play policy

  • A no pay, no play policy will be enforced 30 June
  • Another late fee may apply if you still have an unpaid balance on that date

Club Contacts

Junior Hockey

(under 13 years)  

Ruby Wood:
Junior Club Captain

For Junior players - ages 4 to 13 years old, school years 1 through 8 you can email Ruby directly here.

Youth Hockey

(13-18 years)

Mary Tulaga-Teleiai:
Youth Club Captain

For Youth players - ages 13 to 18 years old, school years 9 through 13 you can email Mary directly here.


Senior Hockey

Brad Grobler:
Men's Club Captain

Claire Bennett:
Women's Club Captain

For senior hockey and all other enquiries, please complete the form below or contact your Men's or Women's Club Captain.

Summer hockey

Rose Bainbridge:

Summer Co-ordinator 

For summer hockey enquiries - Thursday nights, 7-a-side games, October-March, Please contact Rose directly here.