Junior Eagles Nest

2015 Registration Form

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2015 Volunteer Registration Form (Sports Trainer, Manager, Leaguesafe, Committee)

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Important Information for all Players, Parents and Coaches.

 Last updated 19/12/2014


APOF Juniors are proud to announce the following coaches for the 2015 season;

(Coaches have completed an interview to be appointed the position)


Please do take the time to read the Coaches Playing & Coaching Achievements to embrace the experience of coaches that have been appointed for the 2015 season to assist APOF Juniors to learn new skills and reach their full potential.


APOF Juniors the home of the Mighty Junior Eagles have an exciting 2015 season ahead.


Thank you to all the coaches that submitted an application and attended the required interview and completed the required documentation.


Unsuccessful applicants we also thank you and hope that you still offer your skills to the appointed coaches as each and every applicant has so much to offer APOF Juniors.


Our APOF Juniors will be well served by the wealth of experience that we have at our disposal.


Early Bird Registration NOW OPEN closes 16/01/2015


Under 7 Coaches


Warren Campion


Training day Thursday


Playing Achievements


Junior years at St John’s Dapto from u6-u12’s


As a senior played reserve grade and 1st grade for Gerringong Lions


Coaching Achievements


Warren assisted Jason Hooper with u6’s in 2013 and coached u6’s in 2014 for APOF Juniors.




Adam Fettell


Training days Tuesday & Thursday


Playing Achievements


1999 Albion Park 1st Division Grand Final winning team


1999 Group 7 under 21’s player of the year


1999 Group 7 Rugby League Representative


1998 Group 7 Rugby League Representative


1998 Southern Division Rugby League Representative


1996-1997 Illawarra Steelers Jersey Flegg Team


1995 Group 10 Rugby League Representative


1995 Western Division Rugby League Representative


1995 Western Region Academy Rugby League


Adam played 1st grade for Kiama, Albion Park Oak Flats, Mittagong, Bombala and Corrimal between the years of 1998 and 2006


Coaching Achievements


2014 Assistant Coach APOF Juniors U6


2014 Assisted U7’s Knockout team- Corrimal


2014 On field coaching OZ tag Shellharbour OZ tag U8




Steve Smith


Training days Tuesday & Thursday


Playing Achievements


APOF Juniors u7-u12’s


As a senior played


Berkeley First Grade for 2 years


Albion Park Reserve & Third Grade for 2 years


Albion Park Outlaws for 2 years


Coaching Achievements


2014 Assistant coach for u6’s and Leaguesafe




Under 8 Coaches


Jason Hooper


Training Days Wednesday and Friday


Playing Achievements


2009-2012 APOF 1st Grade


2003-2007 St Helens 1st Grade, 120 games


1999-2002 Dragons, 79 games


1997-1998 Steelers, 21 games


1982-1995 APOF Juniors, over 200 games


Coaching Achievements


2011-2014 Coach APOF Juniors for u6’,u7’s & u8’s


2009-2012 Coach APOF 1st grade, Won Premierships 2009 & 2012 Semi Finals 2010 & 2011




Daniel Coopes


Training Days Monday & Wednesday


Playing Achievements


Daniel played his Junior years at Shellharbour Sharks


Daniel is a referee and has refed Juniors & Seniors


Coaching Achievements


2013-2014 Manager for APOF Juniors u6 & u7’s




3rd coach watch this space an application has been submitted just waiting to complete the required interview




Under 9 Coaches


Nick Foerster


Training Days Tuesday & Friday


Playing Achievements


2006 Jamberoo Reserve Grade


2003-2004 Parramatta Junior Eels A grade


2001-2002 Bomaderry Reserve & 1st Grade


2000 Berry Reserve & 1st Grade


1999 Batemans Bay and St Georges Basin u18’s, Reserve & 1st Grade


1991-1997 St Georges Basin u10’s-u16’s


Coaching Achievements


2014 APOF Junior u9’s


2013 APOF Junior u8’s




David Herdegen


Training Days Wednesday & Friday


Playing Achievements


East Hills A grade for 6 years


East Hills from under 7- 25


1992-1996 East Hills Elite Team (u13-u17’s)


Coaching Achievements


2010-2012 APOF Juniors u9-u11 the team was undefeated


David will be assisted by Neil Thompson


Neil has been around rugby league for 22 years and has a great knowledge for the game. Neil has been league safe and assisted where need over the past 22 years for Shellharbour & APOF Juniors.



Another Coach Required for u9’s




10-1’s Coach


Darrell Brisbane


Trainings Days will be decided depending on what suits the players & parents


Playing Achievements


Darrell played his Junior years with APOF Juniors, 3 years in the u7’s – u18’s. Darrell then went on to play 1st grade for Albion Park, Port Kembla, and Wollongong Bulls.


Darrell played at the Steelers and Group 7 Rep, Southern Division.


Darrell has a love for rugby league, has extensive football experience and is a devoted APOF Juniors & Seniors. He is passionate to give back to club by coaching the u10-1’s for the 2015 season.


Coaching Achievements


2011-2014 Southcoast OZ tag coach


2013 APOF Juniors assistant u13’s


2008 & 2012 APOF Juniors u8




10-2’s Coach


Ben Borg


Training days Tuesday & Friday


Playing Achievements


Albion Park Reserve Grade and bench player for 1st Grade


Shellharbour U18- 3rd Grade


Ben played his Junior Rugby League for Shellharbour Sharks


Coaching Achievements


Ben coached u16’s for Shellharbour Sharks, enjoyed the experience and is looking forward to teaching the kids at APOF Juniors for the 2015 season.






Coach required






Coach required




12-1’s Coach


Matthew Caddick


Training days Wednesday & Friday


Playing Achievements


1st grade Warilla – Shellharbour – Berry


Coaching Achievements


2013-2014 Assisted with APOF Juniors u10 & u11’s.


Assisted with APOF Juniors u8’s team






 Coach required




 13-1’s Coach


Chris Blackett


Training days Tuesday & Thursday 5pm


Playing Achievements


Chris played his Junior Rugby League for APOF Juniors and went on to play 1st grade for APOF. Chris in his Junior years played for Southern Division Rep team.


Chris played 1st grade for 1 year in France


Coaching Achievements


2014 Coach APOF Juniors 12-1’s


2008 - 2013 Manager for APOF Juniors u6’s - u11’s






Coach required




14-1’s Coach


David Erskine


Training Days Tuesday & Thursday


Playing Achievements


Played Grade for Dapto Canaries


Coaching Achievements


Dapto 2nd grade 2 years




Berkeley 1st grade 2 years


Berkeley 18’s & 2nd grade 3 years


Maryborough QLD 1st grade 1 year plus Rep team


Corrimal 1st grade 2 years


Collies 2nd grade 2 years


Port Kembla 2nd grade 2 years


Port Kembla 1st grade 2 years


Coaching Coordinator Port Kembla 3 years


Dapto Juniors for 11years


Junior Rep teams 13’s-14’s-15’s & 18’s Illawarra


NSW Youth team at Moscow Youth Olympics


David has watched the 14-1’s team play since they were 6 years old and looking forward to coaching them in the 2015. David’s goal is to improve each player to their full potential throughout the season.




14-2’s Coach


Damien Power


Training Days Tuesday & Friday


Playing Achievements


Played Junior football for 8 years, Catholic Club & Hurstville


Played Rugby in New Zealand under 21’s for 3 years


Coaching Achievements


2014 APOF Juniors League Safe 13-2’s  


 Cricket coach for u14 & u16’s


Damien’s main focus is to assist each child to improve over the season. Damien’s goal is to give other clubs a run for their money with they play APOF Juniors 14-2’s in the 2015 season.




15-1’s Coach


Ian Jones


Training Days Tuesday & Thursday   


Playing Achievements




Half Back Ian Jones - Albion Park Oak Flats and Shellharbour. (90 and 00 era). For the past sixteen years Ian Jones has been one of the most consistent players in the Group playing in five premiership teams. Equally at home at half or five eight Ian was Under 18 Player of the Year in 1990 and best Under 21 player in 91. Ian was captain and co-coach of the APOF premiership teams of 1998, 2000 and 2003, captain in 1999 and recently played his 200th first grade game for the club. In 2001 he switched to Shellharbour and was part of the Sharks premiership that season. Ian has announced his retirement from the game ending a great career with the 2006 premiership. (Information Printed by Group 7 in 2006)


Coaching Achievements


1998-2000-2003-2004-2008 APOF First Grade Coach


2002 & 2008 Group 7 First Grade Co-Coach


2007 Group 7 Under 21’s Coach


2006 Southern Division First Grade Co-Coach


Coached APOF Juniors u7, u9, u11 & u12


Ian will be assisted by APOF 1st Grade players Kyle Williams as Manager, Blake Jones as League Safe (yellow shirt) and 1st grade Sports Trainer Ken Burnham as Sports Trainer (Blue Shirt)




15-2’s coach


Braydon Jolliffe


Training Days Tuesday & Thursday  


Playing Achievements


APOF Juniors u8’s – u16’s


APOF u18’s 2 years


4 years as a rep player


2015 APOF starting grade


Coaching Achievements


2014 assisted with APOF Juniors 14-2’s team




16-1’s potential coach interested watch this space just waiting to complete the required documentation & interview


Don’t delay register NOW!!!




11-1's coach for the 2015 season, must have experience.
Great team of young people they just need a coach. 
If you are interested please print, fill out coaching application form and email it to publicityofficer@apofjunioreagles.com.au. 
Don't delay coaching interviews are currently taking place. 

Early Bird Registration 

Spread the word!!!!!!!

Parents asked for a discounted registration fee for multiple children, the committee is listening. We are offering it to all children across the club, so don’t miss the cut off date to take advantage of this offer. 

Albion Park-Oak Flats Junior Rugby League Early Bird Registration Register between

1 Dec 2014 – 16 Jan 2015 
Mini $80 u6-9
Mod $90 u10-12
International $100 u13-16
After 16 Jan 2015 prices Mini $100, Mod $110 and Inter $120
Discount strictly applicable between the dates above only

Register online at www.eaglesjuniors.leaguenet.com.au 
& click the
CLICK HERE to register for the Mighty Eagles link on the top of this page.

New registrations

are to email registrar@apofjunioreagles.com.au 
your child’s details, age group & contact phone number to secure the Early Bird Registration Price between 
1 Dec 2014 - 16 Jan 2015

Registration Dates
Saturday 14 Feb & Sunday 22 Feb 2015
10am-12pm at APOF Juniors Canteen, Croome Rd


Players are unable to train & play unless registration is paid in full. Even if registration has been submitted online payment must be made before child/children can train & play.

Children must be 5 years old to train or play.




Any contractors within the club - please contact Annette (the Secretary). Your services may be of assistance.


Information from group seven regarding team songs. Please read below the message that was sent:

Ladies and Gents,

  Team songs are to be sung in the dressing rooms only - Mod and International Age Groups. Mini Age groups can sing team songs on the field.

 From now on clubs WILL BE FINED if they have teams that are in breach.

NO swearing/course language/profanities are to be included in the song.

 All Clubs in the Group Seven draw received the same email.


 Coaches/Parents:Please take note - if training occurs when the grounds are closed the player/your child is not covered by insurance should an injury occur. Also, training is not to occur unless goal post pads are being used - this is a LEGAL requirement! Our club is not allowed to train on the fields when they are closed - so please don't! We appreciate your cooperation!






Working With Children Checks

Any person involved with the club who will be involved with our children(Under 18 years) will be required to do a Working with Children.  Click on the logo below to apply.

Notice Board


General Meeting Tuesday 13th January 2015, 7pm at Albion Park Bowling Club.

All welcome to attend.