FAQ

  • How do I register?
  • How much does registration cost?
  • Do I have to already be in a team or can I register as an individual?
  • How do I get an Active Kids voucher?
  • What is Net Set Go?
  • Do I need to attend grading?
  • When is grading?
  • Who does the grading?
  • Why is my child not playing as much as others at grading?
  • When do I find out what team I am?
    • There is no set time. Coaches are first allocated who will then contact their teams.
  • Who will be my coach?
    • All coaches are volunteers. Parents often play a large part in fulfilling the number of coaches. Not all teams can be provided a coach that is not already associated with a team (a parent) as we have very limited numbers available.
  • What do I do if I don’t like my coach or team?
    • Please contact the club (bateaubaydolphins@hotmail.com). If you know that you do not want a particular coach or do not wish to play with certain people, please let the club know prior to grading dates. If this realisation comes after teams have been allocated, please be aware that for graded teams, this cannot always be changed due to skill levels. Contacting the club BEFORE the first game, where possible, is important.
  • What day will my training be (where and when)?
    • There are no set training days, venues or times. This will be up to your coach depending on their own schedules, availabilities and location. NB: Some training venues have associated costs – these are not included in your registration, these are additional costs to individual teams.
  • What is the uniform and how much does it cost?
  • When does the competition start?
  • Where do we play on Saturday?
  • What time do I play on a Saturday and who will I be playing?
    • This information is released by WDNA and will be available on their website – this is usually released a week before the competition starts. Select 2021 Winter and the age/division that you are in.
  • Who will be my umpire?
    • Non competition teams will need to provide their own. Competition teams will be allocated an umpire by the club umpires convenor. Please note that the number of umpires can be very limited.
  • How much do I need to pay for the umpire?
  • What teams can my team borrow players from?
  • How do I find players to substitute for my team?
    • Coaches are provided with a list of the teams and their team contact at the start of the season, it is up to your team to contact the other team and request if they have any available players.
  • How do I fill out the scoresheet?
  • How does a team forfeit?
    • Please contact the club ASAP (bateaubaydolphins@hotmail.com) to advise that your team is forfeiting. It is preferable that a forfeit is advised BEFORE Saturday so the appropriate people can be advised in time. The club will then pass on the information to WDNA and the appropriate club. When advising of a forfeit please include: Team (eg. Dolphins 10), Age/Division (eg. 10C) and, if known, the club/team that you were supposed to be playing.
  • What happens if I get injured?
  • What happens if there is a problem at a game?
    • If it is an URGENT matter – Please find (if you know or see one) a Dolphins Executive Member. If needed, please head to or call the WDNA club house 4353 1876 and request a Dolphins Executive attend to your court. If the matter is not urgent, please contact the club via email for the club to follow up.
  • What if I have a complaint or a compliment about my season?
    • Please contact the club (bateaubaydolphins@hotmail.com) with any feedback that you might have about your season.