Year 5 & 6 School Series – 2024

What is the Oztag School Series?

The Year 5 & 6 Primary School Series is designed to provide primary schools and students with an opportunity to play in an organised competition that is strictly school based ages only. School teams of students enrolled at the school will be entered to play on an afternoon/evening at an official Oztag location closest to your schools’ region.

Competition Information

  • Event Duration: 6-week competition (after school)
  • Start date: Week beginning 15th April (Start of Term 2)
  • Times: 4:30pm – 6:00pm
  • Game Duration: 30 Minutes
  • Venue:
    • The local Oztag location will be used to conduct each round of games.
    • Should these fields be unavailable then alternative fields will be sourced within close range of the schools involved.
  • Cost:
    • $56 GST inclusive per individual.
    • This individual fee will be paid through Qld Oztag’s online payment portal.
  • Number of Players:
    • Minimum of 10, and maximum of 12 players.
    • Players within a team must all be from the same school.
  • Team Shirts:
    • Players where possible are encouraged to wear their school sports uniform for each week or if unavailable the same coloured shirts with numbers.
  • Equipment:
    • Qld Oztag will supply all equipment needed for each afternoon. This includes Velcro belts, balls, tags, markers, and promotional material.
    • If schools/teams wish to supply their players with official Oztag Velcro shorts to wear, then these can be ordered through Qld Oztag at $30 per shorts or $35 per tights item (GST Inclusive).
  • Draw Creation:
    • This will be done through Qld Oztag’s online system, and a link sent to the team delegate/manager once completed.
  • Referees:
    • Referees will be provided by Qld Oztag.
  • Presentation:
    • BBQ to be held on the last day of competition.
    • MVP, winners, and runners-up prizes to be given out at the conclusion of the series.

Divisions

While these divisions will be offered at each location they may change depending on the numbers of participating teams.

  • Mixed
  • Boys
  • Girls

Weekly Prize Giveaways

All spectators, coaches and managers will be given free raffle tickets each game day to go into a prize draw. These prize giveaways will be drawn during each timeslot during the afternoon.

5 Star Player Performance Prizes

During each game, coaches from both teams will select who they feel was the 5 Star Performer for there team. These players will be submitted to Qld Oztag by the local venue manager for them to go into the draw to be randomly selected as the weekly 5 Star Performer. Winners will be announced on Qld Oztag’s social media every Friday following the rounds completion and will receive an Oztag merchandise prize pack.

What is a 5 Star Performer?

A 5 Star Performer is someone who displays the qualities of a good teammate not just the best player. The qualities that the referees/coaches are looking for are:

  • Respectful towards others
  • Willingness to learn
  • Fostering a positive vibe
  • Helpful

Team Delegate/Managers Role

Team Delegates/Team Managers will be responsible for submitting their team sheets for the series. All Players must be an enrolled student at the school. Proof of identification may be required to prove all students are eligible prior to Round 1.

Team Fees – Payment Collection

Teams that send in an Expression of Interest will be sent an online registration link to the team delegate/manager to forward onto all players. Local Oztag competition Managers will then monitor & liaise with that team delegate/manager to ensure all players are registered prior to Round 1.