Forbes netball news | There is still time for players to join in the fun of playing netball.

All Age Carnival: Daisy McMahon looks around the court for her options in the under 11s game against Cowra.
All Age Carnival: Daisy McMahon looks around the court for her options in the under 11s game against Cowra.

The Forbes Netball Saturday Mixed competitions for boys and girls welcomes the new players who have joined teams in the last week.

There is still time for players to join in the fun of playing netball. New players can come to the courts on Saturday or email Secretary, Melissa email secretary.forbesnetball@gmail.com and be placed into a team.

All the players have been improving their skills, and thank you to all the helpers who are coaching, managing and umpiring the games for the players.

Friday Netball: Unfortunately, Friday Netball was cancelled last week because of the weather, but everyone will be back on the courts this week, to practice and improve their netball skills.

Friday netball is free to all boys and girls, and players do not have to be registered to participate. Friday netball is played from 5pm till 6pm each week.

The Kids Cancer Project: The FNA is staging a fundraiser for The Kids Cancer Project on June 15, where everyone will join in the day by wearing their PJs and joggers for their games on the Saturday.

The day will include a 100 club fundraiser with numbers sold on Saturdays.

Donations of home cooking will be sold in the canteen to raise funds, and everyone will be asked for a gold coin donation. Stay tuned for more information.

The Kids Cancer Project is a major fundraiser conducted by Netball NSW, where many thousands of dollars are raised by netball associations around NSW.

Draw for Saturday, May 18

9.30am NetSetGo: crt 1 NSG competition, crt 2 NSG skills.

Volunteers are asked to please help with the NSG sessions. Thank you.

10.45pm Division 1: crt 4 Vixens versus Swifts (Marg Spackman/volunteer umpire), crt 6 Magpies versus Giants (Carolyn Duncan/volunteer umpire).

10.45am Division 2: crt 2 Koalas versus Joeys (Volunteer umpires-thank you), crt 5 Wallabies versus Possums (Claudia Stevenson/volunteer umpire)

Volunteers are asked to please help with umpiring games. Learning umpires are very welcome. Please see Umpires Convenor Marg Spackman.