Senior Procedures

Senior Wet Weather Procedures

Weeknight Matches (including Friday nights)

 

The HOME club is responsible for deciding if matches are to proceed. If any matches are called off, the HOME club is required to EMAIL Football Brisbane (seniors@footballbrisbane.com.au) with this advice (NOT telephone messages) by 2.00pm on the day of the match.


If the situation arises where conditions deteriorate after this time, clubs are to ring the Senior Competitions Administrator (0410 194 434) to discuss the options – do NOT send an email.

 

If matches have not been postponed after following the above procedure, it is then the Referee’s decision, on arrival, as to whether matches are to go ahead.  Should the Referee postpone matches, the HOME club must notify (by SMS)  the Senior Competitions Administrator (0410 194 434). 

 

·         Notification Process for weeknight matches (including Friday night)

Matches postponed will be listed in the “SENIOR GROUND CLOSURES” section (under “Wet Weather”) on both the Football Brisbane and The Washing Line websites (clubs will NOT be advised by SMS unless there are late postponements)

 

Weekend Matches

 

Saturday

The HOME club is responsible for deciding if matches are to proceed. If any matches are called off, the HOME club is required to SMS Football Brisbane on the Wet Weather Number (0406 752 731) (NOT telephone messages) by 9.00am on the day of the match.

 

Sunday

The HOME club is responsible for deciding if matches are to proceed. If any matches are called off, the HOME club is required to SMS Football Brisbane on the Wet Weather Number (0406 752 731) (NOT telephone messages) by 8.00am on the day of the match.


On Saturday or Sunday, if the situation arises where conditions deteriorate after these times, clubs are to ring the Senior Competitions Administrator (0410 194 434) to discuss the options – do NOT send an email.

If matches have not been postponed after following the above procedure, it is then the Referee’s decision, on arrival, as to whether matches are to go ahead.

 

  • Notification process for weekend matches

Matches postponed will be listed in the “SENIOR GROUND CLOSURES” section (under “Wet Weather”) on both the Football Brisbane and The Washing Line websites (clubs will NOT be advised by SMS unless there are late postponements)

 

All correspondence by Football Brisbane to Clubs shall be deemed to have been received by Clubs.


Clubs are only responsible for notifying their own club members of field closures impacting their own teams.