Devonport Primary School - Moving young minds to higher ground

Hockey at Devonport Primary

- New players are welcome and encouraged to give the game a go!

- Games start in May and are played on Monday afternoon/evening at North Harbour Hockey, Paul Matthews Drive, Rosedale, Albany

- Grades available: Year 3/4 Girls, Year 3/4 Boys, Year 5/6 Girls, Year 5/6 Boys

- Equipment required: stick (school has a supply), shin guards, mouth guard.

- Uniform: School polo shirt (can be purchased from school office), navy shorts and hockey socks as decided by team (Suggest Belmont intermediate socks available at Yarntons).

- Games are 30 minutes long (2 15-minute halves)

- We can only field teams if we have enough players from that year group and if parents are willing to coach and manage the teams. HELP, PARENTS!! No experience required.

- Please consider the season dates and your child’s other commitments when registering.

Here are a few facts about Junior 6-Aside Hockey:

  • Played on Mondays between 4pm and 6.30pm approx.
  • Played across a ¼ turf
  • Strictly NO boys may play in girls’ teams; however, if due to lack of numbers and as a last resort, girls may play in boys’ teams
  • Year 3/4 players are permitted to play in the 5/6 Grades only if required to make up numbers. No Year 5/6 players are permitted to play in a Year 3/4 team.
  • Player Fee: will be advised when numbers are finalised (2014 fee was $100).
  • Umpires are supplied
  • (Note that an additional fee may apply if a team requires a coach.)


For more information, feel free to visit

(Yr 3 to Yr 6)


Yes, I am keen to play Hockey!


Date of Birth:                                                     Current School Year:                                       Room:

Parent/Caregivers Name:



Day Phone:                                         Mobile:                                                Email:

Other Parent/Caregiver:
Day Phone:                                         Mobile:                                                Email:

If on a Hockey Team last year which school/team and position:

Parent Help:

Yes, I can support the team with Coaching_____, Managing_____, Scorekeeping_____,Transport_____, mentoring other coaches, or Assistance at Practice______.

I can’t but I know someone amazing who can: _____________________






I give permission for my son/daughter to play Hockey for Devonport Primary School. I also agree to pay the necessary fees as my child’s contribution to the registration, coaching (if required), uniform, and team awards.

Parent/Caregiver Signature / Date: _____________________________________________________





DPS Winter League 2013 Result:



The Yr 5/6 girls hockey team, placed a fantastic 1st in their grade -- an awesome result for their first year together on the turf. Well done, girls, and best of luck for the summer season!


18 Kerr Street, Devonport, Auckland ph 09 445 0183 fax 09 445 4083 e