WATER 3 - NEW SPONSOR AT WESTS

Water3 is an Australian based social enterprise dedicated to reducing the the use of single use plastic bottles for spring water. Through our network of close to 250 high tech water refill stations, we supply consumers with pure and healthy spring water without the need to buy plastic bottles. We also sell a premium range of vacuum sealed, double walled stainless steel bottles that keep drinks chilled (or warm) for 12 hours. Bottles are sold direct to consumers or we can custom brand them for businesses and sports teams alike. And all of our refill stations house a 40inch LCD screen which provides a unique networked digital advertising opportunity for businesses.

BREAKING NEWS

DAVID CARR received the ultimate recognition of his services to the Club with him being bestowed Life Membership of the Club at the recent Annual General Meeting.

Congratulations - very well deserved.

Proud member of

Baseball Queensland

PROUD TO WORK WITH BCC

We were proud to work with Brisbane City Council's, Brisbane Lifestyle Connected Communities to finalise our own lease recently. Our lease is is current until 13 June 2020 under council reference 112/445/444/409

 

David Carr Life Membership 2019

Bendigo Bank supports Aussie Baseball

Bendigo Bank - proud sponsor of the ABL

Incorporated Body with Qld Government

Western Districts Baseball Club is a incorporated body through the Office Of Fair Trading, Queensland Government. Incorporation Number is IA05333 effective 25 Aug 2014 under document number 3494331. http://www.qld.gov.au/law/fair-trading/

Proud Member of

Come and Try days

The Club will be holding the annual baseball Come and Try days for current and new players as follows:-

Wests Baseball Come and Try days

Atthows Park, Westcombe Street Darra

  • Saturday, 10 August 2 - 4pm

  • Saturday, 17 August 9 - 11am

  • Sunday, 18 August 1 - 3pm

Everybody Is Welcome! No experience necessary

Come Along To Experience Baseball

And Receive More Information

For More Info, visit: www.WestsBaseball.com.au

Or Contact – President – Rodney Gaunt – 0413 228 555

Pre-season Training

Pre-season training at Wests will commence on Sunday, 25th August

Click on the link below for information

COME & TRY DAYS

(new players – current players welcome too)

COME & TRY DAY

Saturday, 10th August

2pm – 4pm

COME & TRY DAY

Saturday, 17th August

9am – 11am

COME & TRY DAY

Sunday, 18th August

1pm – 3pm

 

 

 

SENIORS PRE-SEASON TRAINING

SENIORS

commences Sunday, 25th August

2pm – 4pm every Sunday – Top field

 

WOMEN’S TRAINING

commences Friday, 30th August

6pm – 8pm every Friday – Top field

UNDER 20’S PRE-SEASON TRAINING

commences Sunday, 25th August

2pm – 4pm every Sunday – Bottom field

 

 

 

JUNIORS PRE-SEASON TRAINING

SENIOR LEAGUE

(14 & 15 year olds)

commences Sunday, 25th August

12.00noon – 2.00pm – Top field

JUNIOR LEAGUE

(12 & 13 year olds)

commences Sunday, 25th August

9.00am – 11.00am – Top field

LITTLE LEAGUE

(10 & 11 year olds)

commences Sunday, 25th August

9.00am – 11.00am – Bottom field

 

 

 

REGISTRATION

REGISTRATION COMMENCES ONLINE

Monday, 19th August

Register on line any time with Sports HQ – see website and Facebookfor details

 

 

https://sitedesq.sportstg.com/assets/siteDesq/19506/documents/Wests%20Pre-Season%20training%20August-September-October.pdf

Season Details

Results for Committee election

POSITION

MEMBER

President

Rodney Gaunt

Vice President – Club Operations

David Carr

Vice President – Baseball Operations

No nomination

Secretary

Sharon Skerrett

Treasurer

Wendy Gaunt

Ordinary Committee

Chris Adams – Sponsorship

 

Clinton Miles - Governance

 

Ian Thatcher – Social Media

 

John Pickford - Women

 

Leah Holmes - Social

 

Players Advocate

PLAYERS ADVOCATE

if any player has a grievance or just wants to discuss a Club issue without contacting the Club Committee, the Club has appointed a Players Advocate. Clinton Miles, father of one of our Senior League players - Euan Miles - has agreed to tak eon this role.

In the first instance if you wish to communciate with the Club Players Advocate, please do so via the following email address: -

Advocate@WestsBaseball.com.au

Women's and girls baseball

Western Districts Baseball Club is a proud promoter of baseball for women and girls.

Last season the Club fielded a girls Junior League team and a Senior Women's team.

For season 2019/2020, the Club is seeking new players to increase our female player numbers in both our junior girls teams and our Senior Women's teams

All enquiries to John Pickford - Women@WestsBaseball.com.au   or Mobile 0407 373 245

Women’s Co-ordinator for Western Districts Baseball Club

59 Westcombe Street, Darra QLD 4076

Email: Women@WestsBaseball.com.au

Website: WestsBaseball.com.au

REGISTRATIONS OPEN NOW

All players, Coaches, Scorers, Volunteers and Officials can now Register for the 2019/2020 summer baseball season.

Sign up to play baseball today -  www.wests.link/signup

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

CONTACT PRESIDENT - Rod Gaunt - 0413 228 555 - if you can help with any of the following positions

POSITION

DESCRIPTION

Vice President – Baseball Operations

Committee position which manages the day to day baseball operations of the Club

Umpires Coordinator

Coordinates umpires for each home game for juniors and seniors

Canteen Manager - Juniors

Coordinates canteen operation and staffing for all junior games

Canteen Manager - Seniors

Coordinates canteen operation and staffing for all Senior games

Chairman of Selectors

Coordinates and ensure correct procedures are followed with regard to weekly Junior and Senior team selection

Media Officer

Writes and submits weekend results and game summary highlights to local media contacts

Team Manager

Helps the team Coach with the communication and administration of the team

Team Scorer

Scores the game -  we can teach you to do this
Team  Umpire Umpires the game for the team - behind the catcher for home games and on the bases for away games - the Club will pay for you to attend training to learn to umpire

Grant Acknowledgement

The Queensland Government through Sport and Recreation Services Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing - provided  $7,500 to Western Districts Baseball Club to enable Queenslanders to participate in sport and recreation activities by facilitating training committee members in governance and club development to support baseball at Darra

 

Proud to be part of

Baseball Australia

Insurance Arrangements

Western Districts Baseball Club Inc through its association with Baseball Australia and Baseball Queensland have Insurance arrangements through V-Insurance Group via their Industrial Special Risk Policy for Baseball Australia. Policy number SUA/002395

Read the Policy here