Tiger News

2017 Coaching Applications Now Open

Wingham JRL Coaching applications are now open for the 2017 season!
Coaching one of our teams is an incredibly rewarding experience, with the support and assistance from the Wingham JRL family.
We are a family orientated club, and believe that player participation and involvement is just as important as winning itself.
Please click on 'more' to download the formal 2017 Coaching Application Packmore

Annual General Meeting

The Wingham JRL AGM was held on 10 October 2016. Congratulations to the following 2017 Committee: Darrin Lewis (President) Ron Spriggs (Vice President) Rhonda Keegan (Secretary) Mel Lewis (Treasurer; Committee: Helen Cross, Simon Crowe, Jon Jess, Deb Jess,Bob Aiken, Graeme Green, Ben Welsh, Stephen Radnedge & Ken Malpass
Congratulations to everyone, and we look forward to another succesful season!more

Group 3/Newcastle Knights Academy Trials - 13's, 14's & 15's

UPDATED 29/9/16 - Please click on 'more' for latest info.
Group 3 would like to invite players who are eligible to play in the following age groups for the 2017 season - 13s, 14s, and 16s
Open trials will be held to select (20) squad members from each age group to participate in the Group 3/Newcastle Knights Academy which will commence in February 2017.
Please click on 'more' for further detailsmore

Important Message fron CRL re: U16's Rep Trails

Due to CRL changing their format there will be no U16s trials or rep side for Group 3 in the 2017 season,

An U16s rep side was chosen, trained and developed to accommodate CRL demands, unfortunately their demands have changed due to their funding being cut. This does not just affect our group but all groups in the CRL regions
Please click on 'more' for further informationmore

Thank You' Wingham Junior Tigers !!!

We'd like to 'thank' all of the kids who played with the Wingham Junior Tigers in 2015. We hope that you have enjoyed your season, and will come back again next year!!
Also, a big thank you to all the coaches, managers, parents and supporters for your assistance throughout the year.more

Thank You Volunteers

WJRLFC Committee would like to thank all of our volunteers - coaches, first aid officers, leaguesafe, managers, committee members, ground staff, canteen volunteers and all of the parents, carers and supporters for their assistance throughout the year.
The 2016 Group 3 season would not have been a success without your assistance. A great team effort by everyone involved... 'THANK YOU'more

Presentation Day

The Wingham JRL Presentation Day was held on Saturday 10 September at Wingham Services Club.
The Presentation Day was a great success with all kids receiving a free training shirt for their contribution throughout the year. It was a great way to recognise all of our players for their wonderful contribution throughout the season!Well done everyone!
Entry is FREE, and we look forward to seeing you!more

Polo Shirts - Now available in both Kids & Adults Sizes

The new style Polo Shirts are now available for only $35.
We currently have both kids and adult sizes available.
Please contact Darrin Lewis M: 0409 930 420 to order your shirtmore

Referee Junior League and earn extra CA$H

We urgently need some new referees to help referee on Saturday mornings. You can choose to referee Mini League, Mod League, International or all 3 versions of the game. We PAY our referees, so its a great way for kids to earn some pocket money!!
Minimum age requirement is 13 years or older (boy or girl).
Please click on 'more' to view course details or contact Darrin Lewis M:0409 930 420more

Free Sausage Sizzle - A Great Afternoon

The 2016 Junior League season has been another great year for our Junior Tigers and to help cellerbrate, we held a free sausage sizzle for all our junior league players on Thursday, 18 August at Wingham Sporting Complex canteen. All players received a free sausage sanga and soft drink and they all look like they enjoyed the afternoon! We look forward to doing more BBQ's next season !more

Port Sharks - Mini League Gala Day 'Its Back On' !!

"Its Back On" !!
The Mini League Gala Day has been re-scheduled and will now be held on Sunday 21 August at Port Macquarie.
Coaches are currently liasing with players and parents to confirm availability.
Please contact your childs coach to comfirm if your child can attend so we can nominate teams.more

Trivia Night

We look forward to hosting a Trivia Night in early 2017, so keep studying in preperation!
We will set a new date in early 2017.
Thanks for your support!more

2016 Danny Buderus Super Clinic

Register now for the Red Energy Danny Buderus Super Clinic! Held in the July school holidays, join Newcastle Knights legend Danny Buderus on the field to learn tips first hand from the former Australian Kangaroo and State of Origin great. Please copy and paste the URL address below:

Mini League Gala Day

The mid season Mini League Gala Day was held on Sunday. Whilst the wet weather was not ideal, the kids seemed happy to play in the wet!
This was a massive day for our Club, and we appreciate all the assistance we got from volunteers, players, parents, coaches and referees. Thank You!more

Canteen Volunteers Needed !

Parents, we desperately need your help. Our canteen is our single biggest fundraiser throughout the year, and we need volunteers to help serve in the canteen at our home games. If you can help out, even if it's just for an hour, it will be greatly appreciated. We have a wonderful Canteen Manager - HELEN CROSS who is approachable and welcoming to all. Please call Helen on 0429153798 for details.more

Training Information

Some coaches have now confirmed training details.
Please click on the 'Training Info' tab on top menu bar to view current training details. We will update the information as coaches confirm details.

Register Now for 2016 Group 3 JL season

New and returning players can now register online for the 2016 season. Registration fees remain at $90 per player. Please click on the '2016 Player Registration' link on the right hand side of webpage-> or on the 'Register Now' tab on main menu bar
Every registered and paid player will receive:
* Free Shorts * Free Socks * Free Team Photo * Free entry to all Wingham Tigers home gamesmore

2016 WJRLFC Coaches

We are pleased to advise that the folowing coaches have been appointed coaches for the 2016 Group 3 JRL season:
U6's - Dan Murray
U7's - Ben Welsh
U8's - Graeme Green
U9's - Matt Paulson
U10's - Andrew Gilbert
U11's - Jon Jess
U12's - Scott Russell
U13's - Shannon Ellem
U14's - Vacant (applications still open)
U15's - Paul Lewis
U16's - Vacant (applications still openmore

2016 WJRLFC Committee

The AGM was held on 8 October 2015 and the 2016 WJRLFC Committee is:
President - Darrin Lewis
Vice President - Ron Spriggs
Secretary - Rhonda Keegan
Treasurer - Melissa Lewis
Committee - Ken Malpass, Helen Cross, Jon Jess, Trenton Spriggs, Lisa Miggins, Ben Welsh, Grahame Green, Bob Aiken, Andrew Gilbert, Stephen Radnedge and Simon Crowe
A big thank you for coming aboard in 2016 !more

Free' School Holiday Coaching Clinics

We are offering local kids a great chance to attend our 'free' coaching clinics for kids aged 6-16 years.
The clinics commence on Thursday 14 January and will be for Mini League, Mod League and International League.
A free sausage sizzle will be provided.
The clinics will focus on skills and is a great opportunity for kids who may not of played league before, but would like to give it a try.more

Life Membership Awards - Simon & Helen

After a combined 20 years loyal and dedicated service, Simon and Helen have stepped down as President and Secretary. Simon has been President for past 5 years, and Helen has Secretary for 9 years and both have previously been on general committee. After such dedication, both Simon and Helen were awarded Life Membership at the Presentation Day. Congratulations, & you'll be sorely missed."THANK YOU"more

Presentation Day - Saturday 10 September 2016

The 2016 Wingham JRLFC Presentation Day will be held on Saturday 10th September 2016.
We will advise of the venue and and times shortly.
We look forward to seeing all of our Junior Tigers, coaches, parents and supporters attending this fun event!more

2015 Trivia Night - What A Great Night !

The annual WJRLFC Trivia Night was held on Saturday 13 June at Wingham Services Club with over 100 people attending and having a great night out. Thank you to all the coaches, parents, supporters and teams like the 'Marlee Mongrels' who had a great night out.

Rule Changes to Mini & Mod League

Rugby League's Modified Games Program for 6 to 12 year old players will undergo its first substantial law changes since their introduction in 1982.
A full review of Mini Footy (now 6 to 9 years) and Mod League (10 to 12 years) was undertaken by the NRL
Please click on 'more' or visit

Wet Weather

WJRLFC will endeavour to display all wet weather cancellations on the website. Please listen to 2RE and MAX FM for latest cancellations.

If you have any queries regarding training and game day cancellations, please contact the coach or manager to confirm cancellations.

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