Competition Information

1.       How many players can I have on the field?

a.      8 aside (under 8's - Opens) (under 6's 5 aside) 

2.       In Mixed, how many males and females are allowed on the field?

 minimum of four (4) females on the field maximum of four (4) males on the field.

3.       What are the timeslots for games?

a.      Depending on what location you’re playing at:

Seniors (Rat Park, Keirle Park & Reub Hudson 6.30pm-9.30pm (lights out 9.30pm sharp)

Junior Eagles Tag - 4pm-6.30pm

Actual Time slots will vary depending on number of teams in competition. 

4.       Where are your competitions played?

a.       North Narrabeen Reserve Walsh Street end, Narrabeen on Wednesday nights, Spring/Winter (seniors )

b.      Keirle Park  Pittwater Road Manly Tuesday nights, Juniors Spring/Summer only( seniors)

5.       How much is it to register a team?

Seniors (Full Season) - $125

Seniors (Short Season) - $90

Juniors - $90

6.       When do I need to pay my registration fees

All players must pay their registration fees before taking the field.

Any player who plays without paying their registration is not covered by insuance

and risks losing all competition points for all teams in which they play

7.      Is there any other forms I need to fill out besides the Team Registration Form?

a.   No, all team members need to register online INDIVIDUALLY to their team.

If you have problems registering please EMAIL US.

If you require a payment plan, contact us before the season starts and not after your team has been kicked out of the competition for non compliance

 8. Do we need to buy Oztag Shorts?

a.       Yes, you need to purchase Official Oztag Shorts or Tights from us for $30 at the office before you play.

You can order different styles & colours from THE OZTAG SHOP

9. Do we need to bring our own ball and sets of tags?

a.       No, the referee will bring out a crate to his/her field which contains a game ball and two sets of tags.

10.   If I get injured what do I need to do?

a.       First report it to the referee so he can write the injury on his card, second come and see the front desk to fill out the injury report sheet and receive some first aid or ice (if needed), then go see a doctor and let us know either by phone, email or coming down to see us at the desk what the extent of your injury is and if you will need to make an insurance claim.

11. How do I know if games are still on if it’s raining?

Games are on at all times until an announcement is made on our Facebook page.

This announcement will be made as soon as Council closes the ground. This is generally between 3pm-5pm.

Please do not ring us  - wait until you see the announcement on our Facebook pahe


12. Am I allowed to wear a hat whilst playing?

a.   , Hats can be worn backwards however you can wear a soft peak hat or purchase an official Manly Oztag soft peak visor from us at the front desk for $5 

13. Is there a uniform?

a.       Yes, you must have the same coloured or same style shirt as the rest of your team with a big visible number on the back of the shirt by round 4 of the competition. No jewellery is to be worn, this includes watches, big earrings, necklaces, bracelets etc. you must also be wearing official Oztag Shorts.

We can provide contact for suppliers if you wish to order shirts.

All playing shorts must be approved by the COM before being worn.

New teams are not to wear BLACK, DARK BLUE, NAVY BLUE or WHITE SHIRTS.

14. What happens if I show up without my uniform?

a.       If you don’t have the same coloured shirt and/or number on the back your team will give a point to the opposition for each person out of uniform. During Semi and Grand Finals, if you don’t have the correct uniform you cannot take the field. If you forget your Oztag Shorts, you can hire a pair for $5 and a security deposit. The item will be returned when you return the shorts.

15. How do I register a Team?

a.       See registration tab on website for all information regarding registration.

b. We are available to help with Registrations just contact us to sort out a time.

16. I am an individual wanting to play Oztag, can I be put in a team?

a.       Yes, We will do our best to find you a team, but it does take time to do this.

We cant take responsibilty if the team doesnt suit you, we try hard to make sure the team created will suit all individuals.

Just contact the competition coordinator by email and they will help you find a team.

We will also create teams so everyone gets a chance to play our game. 

17. How many divisions are there in Oztag?

a.       It depends on how many teams there are. There can be any where from 1-5  division in mixed and men's.

18. If I have a question, comment or feedback (positive or negative) about the competition, referees or a team/player who do I contact?

a.       SEND US AN EMAIL - we are always open to all sorts of constructive criticism.

We are always interested in anything our participants have to say to improve the competition or get positive feedback so please pass it onto us.

19.  I want to get involved and work with Manly Warringah Oztag, how do I go about doing that?

a.       Email the Competition Operations Manager  to enquire about becoming part of the Northern Beaches Oztag Team!