Banyule & Districts Netball Association runs representative netball teams in ages 11/u to 17/u.
To be eligible to trial for BDNA representative team’s selection all players in U11 to U17 must have played 75% of games in the current year, in a BDNA Competition and committed to same in the following year. This rule does not apply to players trialing for Open.
Open trials are open to any players wishing to trial and are exempt from having to participate within a BDNA Competition.
All Players eligibility to participate in BDNA trials is in accordance with Netball Victoria guidelines and exemptions.
Only players who trial may be selected for the teams. All successful candidates will be advised after completion of the trial period. Selection decisions are final. Unsuccessful candidates may be put onto a squad list and may be asked to attend training sessions / tournaments on various occasions.
Expected Commitments of selected players:
All players are expected to participate in all scheduled training and match events. The squads will train Monday nights at the Banyule Netball Stadium (times to be advised). Non Attendance at training (unless notification to coach) or Non payment of fees by the due date, will result in the player not taking the court, and could be removed from the team.
15/u, 17/u and Open Teams will compete in selected Divisions of the Parkville competition at the State Netball Hockey Centre weekly and at some full day tournaments throughout the year. 11/u & 13/u Teams will compete in approximately 7-9 full day tournaments throughout the year. The 13/u teams may also be entered into the Parkville competition if positions are available.
Banyule & District Representative Teams require ONE full year commitment (February – December).