Welcome to South West United Hockey Club

South West United Hockey Club is currently the largest hockey club in the western suburbs of Brisbane. We cater to all standards of hockey players aged 5 to 75 in both grass and turf competitions. Our club was founded in the early 1970's and is based in the Graceville area of Brisbane however attracts and welcomes players from all over Brisbane.

We currently have a membership of over 300 players that compete in Masters, Senior Turf, Senior Grass, Junior Turf, Junior Grass and U9 and U7 Rookey competitions. We pride ourselves on being a very welcoming and safe club and you will notice us for sure in our distinctive bright blue and orange uniforms and we're affectionately known as the Mighty Swooos.

If you are interested in playing hockey at any level please contact our club Head of Development, Phil Jackwitz, via email swu.philjackwitz@gmail.com.

Take 2 for Division 1 and 2 Training

After a false start to our Division 1 and 2 women's pre-season training, we're looking forward to hitting the pitch Thursday night. Training 6pm - 8pm @ the State Hockey Centre.  Meet outside the pool complex for a 6pm start.  Any questions, contact Phil at swu.philjackwitz@gmail.com or 0432 031 665.  Follow this link for more information. www.facebook.com/swuhockeyclub

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Great News for QUT Students!

Are you a QUT student?  DON"T PAY FULL FEES!  QUT students that play for SWU won't pay full fees in 2021.  This offer is only available to SWUHC and QUTHC players.  Discounts apply to both men and women players, and across all turf divisions.  For more information about the fee discount, email Petra at president.quthockey@gmail.com.  For more information about how to link up with a team, email our Head of Development.  Email Phil at swu.philjackwitz@gmail.com.  

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Junior Goalkeepers Wanted

SWU is looking for goalkeepers for several of our junior girl teams.  If you have a daughter that is a goalkeeper, and you're looking for a new opportunity in Brisbane club hockey for her, get in touch with our Head of Development.  Email Phil at swu.philjackwitz@gmail.com for more about the opportunities at SWU.  

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Senior Women Coaches

Are you interested in coaching senior women in 2021?  We're filling positions now!  Email your interest to our Head of Development.  Email Phil at swu.philjackwitz@gmail.com.  

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Week 1 - Division 1 and 2 Training Confirmed

Week 1’s training times are now confirmed for Division 1 and 2 women.  6pm pre-hab, 7pm sticks, State Hockey Centre, Monday Jan 18th and Thursday Jan 21st.  

Is joining a new Division 1 or 2 women’s team in 2021 on your mind?  What you'll get from joining us; you’ll be challenged, you'll make new friends, and you'll be a part of an ambitious club on the rise.  Interested?  Get in touch with Phil at swu.philjackwitz@gmail.com.

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2021 Female Marquee Players

South West United Hockey Club's Division 1 program is vital to the big picture of the club.  For this reason, the club has decided to invest into the program at a new level.  SWUHC has created space for 2 marquee players for the 2021 season.  The core purpose of these 2 marquee players is to enhance the advancements of the current player group, as the club continues to progress at the elite women's club hockey level.  

If you're currently playing women's hockey at an elite level, and you're looking for a new direction in your club hockey, then this opportunity could be for you.  Follow this link for more information https://www.recruitment4hockey.com/.../2021-female.../ or alternatively, contact Phil at philjhockey@gmail.com or Ange at swu.angelindop@gmail.com


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Calling for Expressions of Interest; Coaches & Managers

Like every other year, 2021 has the potential to be another positive year for South West United HC and planning is well under way.  South West United HC is now calling for Expressions of Interest for Coaches and Managers across all sections of the club.  This includes grass and turf, juniors and seniors including masters, men’s and women’s.  

Please direct all enquiries to Phil, our Head of Development.  It is best to contact Phil via email at philjhockey@gmail.com.  Anyone interested in reducing their playing fees, or the fees of one of their family members, is encouraged to send in an Expression of Interest.  Please email your Expressions of Interest to Phil at philjhockey@gmail.com.  

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Dragons Win!

Our senior women’s indoor team the Dragons, win the South Brisbane Women’s A title for 2020. 

Would you like to play alongside our Division 1 women in 2021? Get in touch with Phil at swu.philjackwitz@gmail.com

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Grand Final Winners - Masters Div5 Men

MHL5 GF  WinnersCongratulations to MHL5 Men on winning the Grand Final in Shoot Outs.

Phil Surtees (in Goals) picked up the Player of the Match.

MHL5 won the Memorial Cup (top team at the end of Round 1), Minor Premiership and the Premiership.

Rusty  Golden  OldieAlso, congratulations to Rusty for being awarded the Golden Oldie award - this award is very prestigious in Men's Masters, and goes to the Master who contributes a positive outcome for Masters Hockey, plays the game in the right spirit, and is always willing to help.

Summer Hockey

As our season closes out over the coming weeks, the club will be gearing up for summer hockey.  Watch this space and our Facebook page www.facebook.com/swuhockeyclub for more information.  

Head of Development

As South West United HC looks toward 2021, our club will maintain our commitment to the development of all our members.  We want to keep our rate of improvement at a high level, and the Head of Development role is vital to delivering results in this space.  The Head of Development is a dual-purpose role; “recruitment” and “development”.  The Head of Development will work across a number of areas including working with schools, creating recruitment events, creating development opportunities for members across the whole year, plus providing ongoing support for all our coaches and teams.   

During these closing stages of 2020, SWUHC is well and truly in planning mode.  If you have any ideas on how to further advance our great club, please get in touch with Phil our Head of Development.  You can reach Phil at swu.philjackwitz@gmail.com.  

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SWU Div 2 Womens Vs Easts Highlights - 25th March

Our first livestreamed game of the season for Div2. Only the exciting bits!!

Womens Div 1/2 Pre-season Training

6pm - Fitness
7pm - Turf training (SHC1)
Womens Div 1/2 Pre-season Training

6pm - Fitness
7pm - Turf training
Australia Day - Public Holiday
Womens Div 3-5 Pre-season Training

Womens Div 1/2 Pre-season Training

7pm - Fitness
8pm - Turf training (SHC 2)
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