MiniRoos in the Wet : All you need to know
MiniRoos in the wet is a 16 week program starting 16th October which is designed to provide an opportunity to play football all year round. MiniRoos in the Wet hopes to build on all participants enjoyment of playing football and love of the game by providing a fun, safe, inclusive, pressure free environment. What a great opportunity to make new friends and develop social skills, develop values of team work, co-operation, fair play, and respect for others. What a great way to keep all our future Socceroos and Matildas healthy by getting active all year round.
The season is going to
be 16 weeks long with 2 parts:
pre-Christmas and post-Christmas.
Pre-Christmas season will commence Friday 16th October to Friday 11th December comprising of 9
weeks. Post-Christmas season dates are yet to be confirmed however we are proposingwill go from mid-February to end-March with
another block of 7 weeks.
A half season
registration is available if you only wish to play for one half only, but you must choose
which block you play in, pre-Christmas or post-Christmas.
Teams are required to
wear matching playing kits. Players may wear their existing club kit if they
wish to do so. If there is clash in playing kit, the away team will be provided
with bibs by MiniRoos Administrator.
do players get?
Players who are
registered for MiniRoos in the Wet will get following:
venue pitches under lights
- Game Leaders (if available)
Week 1: 16th October
Week 2: 23rd October
Week 3: 30th October
Week 4: 6th Nobember
Week 5: 13th November
Week 6: 20th
Week 7: 27th November
Week 8: 4th December
Week 9: 11th December
Christmas and New Year Break
Second Half dates TBC
MiniRoos in the Wet is short format football
for MiniRoos with 5-a-side competition. MiniRoos in the Wet is divided into 3
different age categories:
- Under 6
- Under 8
- Under 10
All games will be
played at Darwin Football Stadium under lights. Game times are 6:00pm and 6:45pm. Please note these times may change dependent on the number of team registrations received.
The National MiniRoos
Playing Format and Rules will be used, but the game times will be changed to 15-minute
halves. More information about the MiniRoos Format and Rules can be found here:
registration for MiniRoos in the Wet:
All MiniRoos players
must register to participate in the MiniRoos in the wet as this is a different
competition than the dry season.
Players need to
register to the club “FFNT Socials” in the correct package via Play Football registration platform via (http://bit.ly/MiniRoosFNT2020
) . Should you wish to register a team into the competition you must complete the team nomination form.(download here
). Team nomination form must be completed in full and each team must have a team manager. FNT will not process nomination forms if incomplete. Forms must be submitted by team manager
before COB 8th October 2020 to firstname.lastname@example.org
fees for MiniRoos in the Wet (per player):
Football Northern Territory will be offering an Early Bird discount for the Full Season ONLY. Early bird discount is valid until COB 2nd October.
- Full Season:
- Under 6/7 :Early bird Discounted Price $128, Full Price $160
- Under 8/9 :Early bird Discounted Price $128, Full Price $160
- Under 10/11 :Early Bird Discounted Price $128, Full Price $160
- Half Season: (NO EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT)
- Under 6/7 : $100
- Under 8/9 : $100
- Under 10/11 : $100
Games will only be cancelled due to severe
weather (lightning or cyclone) and will be at the discretion of the FNT Staff. Games will be played in the rain. No refunds will be
given for games cancelled due to weather.
What to Bring:
Players are advised to bring a cold full drink bottle, wear football boots and shin pads. Football boots and shin pads are compulsory for safety.
Basic first aid kit is available.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions in place at Darwin Football Stadium, drink station/taps are not available for for players to fill up their drink bottles.Please ensure you all adhere to COVID-19 guidelines.