Keeping up with the MiniRoos

#23: Kotara South MiniRoos stars brave the heat to support their Jets!

On Thursday 23rd January at a steaming-hot McDonald Jones Stadium, 22 keen MiniRoos representing Kotara South FC got behind the Newcastle Jets as they took on Perth Glory in Round 11 of the Westfield W-League. It all started with Mascot

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#22: The Sharks and Lions take the stage at McDonald Jones Stadium

While our MiniRoos are still enjoying their school holidays, there was no rest for our A-League Newcastle Jets on Friday night! Stockton Sharks and Cooks Hill United were invited to take the stage as our mascots and halftime heroes for

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#21: Metford Cobras get a late Christmas present!

Christmas was extended for our Metford Cobras after being selected to participate in the Hyundai Goals for Grassroots program. The Goals for Grassroots program aims to provide financial support for grassroots clubs across Australia. By donating an initial $1,000 to

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#20: Double the Games – Double the FUN with Mayfield United JSFC & Kahibah FC!

There were plenty of excited young MiniRoos last Saturday as we welcomed them to McDonald Jones Stadium to watch what would be two, action packed games of football. This week we were lucky enough to be joined by 32 young

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#19: Mid-North Coast Miniroos turn up the FUN!

I hit the Pacific Highway on the morning of Monday 25th November, headed up to Forster for a brief trip to visit some of the Kick-Off sites running throughout the Mid-North Coast Region. I think it is fair to say

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#18: Raymond Terrace and Lochinvar MiniRoos get behind the Jets W-League Team

On Sunday 17th November, both Annelise and I headed to a picturesque Number 2 Sportsground for the blockbuster W-League season-opener between the Newcastle Jets and a star-studded Melbourne City outfit. Alongside us were a host of local supporters, including some

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#17: A day of fun to celebrate 100 years at Thornton Public School!

After getting the invite from Thornton Junior FC Secretary Kristen Birkett, Annelise and I headed up to Thornton Public School on Friday November 8 for an afternoon of fun to celebrate the school’s Centenary. The kids had a blast –

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#16: Dynamic Sister Duo takes out the September MiniRoos Quiz!

A big congratulations to sisters Samantha and Gemma Wong on taking out the September edition of our MiniRoos quiz! Samantha (U9s) and Gemma (U10s) are avid footballers at Warners Bay FC and were both absolutely spot on with their quiz

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#15: Nelson Bay Kicks Off HUGE Summer Program

Tomaree Sports Complex is home to our BIGGEST MiniRoos Kick-Off Program this summer with an incredible 50 kids participating in MiniRoos Kick-Off and MiniRoos Kick-Off for Girls. In a mass first week turnout there were parents and kids everywhere, all

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#14: Talent Shines Through at Maitland Activate Inclusion Sports Day

Alex and I were again involved with another fantastic Activate Inclusion Sports Day in late October that saw over 100 students participate in 6 different sports (AFL, basketball, cricket, football, hockey, netball). The event was the works of Sport NSW

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