Wet Weather Line
Allambie Heights, David Thomas #1 & #3, Bantry Reserve, Forestville Memorial (Melwood Playing Fields).
No play should take place if ground is closed.
Online information at http://m.northsydney.nsw.gov.au/ and select Sporting Ovals, then the particular Park or Oval.
SMS Service: Text the unique ground code to 19922767 and receive a response ( bounce back) that details the status of that ground. The codes for grounds follow:
Anderson Park NSCAnderson
Cammeray Oval NSCCammeray
Forsyth Park NSCForsyth
Primrose Park NSCPrimrose
St Leonards Park NSCStLeonards
Tunks Park NSCTunks
Waverton Oval NSCWaverton
St Pius Oval, Oxford Falls
Contact opposing St Pius team.
Bremner Park, Morrison Park, Ryde Park (Ryde Oval #3)
Refer to guidelines
All areas apart from the oval are out of bounds.
Some schools are subject to council closures (Chatswood High, Mowbray PS - check with Willoughby Council).
No vehicular traffic is permitted onto grounds or any approaches.
Our wet weather policy states:
It is a policy of the Association that the safety of players and protection of grounds from possible damage be considered when doubt about the fitness of a ground for play is being considered.
Most Councils have a strict Wet Weather Policy that stipulate that when a ground has been officially ‘closed’ then no play is to take place. This ruling must be followed. If there is doubt over the fitness of a ground the following guidelines should be considered:
NSJCA has adopted the following policy on lightning:
Officials are reminded that Adjustments for Lost Time apply (See our Blue Book Appendix B15 or C16).