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WELCOME TO 2015
Well the second half of the season will commence the weekend 10th January, 2015. We look forward to the challenge and being a part of the finals campaign. All teams in all grades are once again looking strong, so hopefully we will be strongly represented on Grand Final Day.
We would love to have you on board and always welcome new members. Please see the membership form link above and become a members today and support our boys in their run towards the finals in March.
There is a lot happening in this second half of the season, starting with our 50th Year Anniversary Dinner for our 1964/65 Premiership team. Tickets are on sale now through the club. There will also be a special presentation to our 200 game players. Charlie King will be the MC on the night, so we look forward to a great night. Contact Sandy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 89856636 to reserve your tickets.
View the 50th Anniversary flyer (pdf 288Kb)
LADIES DAY HIGH TEA
If you have been attending our games, you will have noticed that our Premier League players have been wearing a special warm up shirt before the games. On the back there is a name and number. This represents the name and age diagnosed, of a special lady who has allowed us to use their name to highlight and support NT Breast Cancer Voice. On Sunday 1st February, we will be having a High Tea before our last home game of the season, where these shirts will be auctioned off and a donation from all proceeds will be donated to NT Breast Cancer Voice. Tickets are $30 and are available by contacting Sandy at the club.
View the High Tea flyer (pdf 178Kb)
Yes it is that time of year again when we run or swim our annual Duck Race. This will be our third year for our Duck Race and it has proved to be a popular event. 2000 ducks will race in heats with the Grand Final winning Duck earning their owner $4000! Second Duck will pay $1000 and the third duck $500. There is also $100 for each heat winner. So get your duck today.
They are $12 each and once again $2 for every duck sold will be donated to the Rotary Club Darwin Sunrise. Races are held at the Waterfront Wave Pool and will once again be a fun day out.
View the Duck Race flyer (pdf 219Kb)
GRAND FINAL BREAKFAST
Will be held this year at the Double Tree Hilton on Saturday 14th March, 2014. More details will be placed on this site as we confirm all guests etc
NO MORE CAMPAIGN
On Tuesday 17th June, Nightcliff Football Club in conjunction with Catholic Care NT launched the NO MORE campaign in it's fight against domestic violence, with the unveiling of a sign in the change rooms of the club and the unwrapping of a Buslink bus carrying the message.
At today's bus unwrapping CatholicCare NT in partnership with Nightcliff Football Club presented the very first domestic violence action plan to Minister Bess Price.
Charlie King, Chair of the NT Indigenous Males Advisory Council and NO MORE campaigner said domestic violence action plans will be used as a plank to build a Northern Territory wide strategy that aims to reduce the unacceptable high level of violence in our community.
"As part of the campaign Nightcliff football club has stepped up to show their support with the development of a domestic violence action plan and a sign at their home ground.
"We are calling on all sporting codes and clubs to consider developing a domestic violence action plan.
"In addition we will encourage all Territorians to become supporters of the NO MORE campaign by registering at www.nomore.org.au," said Mr King.
Welcome everyone to the 2014/15 NTFL season. Please have a look through our website to find the information you need.
Nightcliff Football Club is looking for great things this season and we are pretty excited with our new and current players.
With the success of last season, winning five out of six premiership flags on Grand Final day, we are excited about the 2014/15 season. We will have twelve teams participating, an increase with the introduction of a youth girls team and a second Under 18's team.
We also welcome all our sponsors, those who have been with us for the long haul and those who have joined us recently. We thank them for their generous support, so if you see any of them around the club this season, please thank them as their generosity is what allows us to operate so successfully
Thank you also to all the many volunteers old and new who have once again put their hand up to help out where needed. Without these fantastic people, and the many hours they give, the club and your teams simply would not be able to operate. Volunteers are still needed in all grades, so if you can cut oranges, do the time keeping, run water, wash jumpers or anything that may help, please go and see your team officials and let them know. You will be welcomed with open arms!
To all the players who make up our great club, good luck, play fair, put in the hard yards on the training track and you will be rewarded. We hope many of you will use this as a pathway to greater things.
We welcome any new sponsors to our club for 2014/15. If you would like to become a sponsor, please contact Mark Kelly on 0409510767. There is still billboard sponsorship available at TIO Stadium on our six panel board. This offers great exposure for any sponsor and we would love to hear from you. Various sponsorship packages are available, so contact the club today!