Burringbar Park

The Brisbane Hockey Management Group Inc (BHMG) is an initiative of the Brisbane Hockey Association Inc (BHA), the Brisbane Women's Hockey Association Inc (BWHA) and Kedron Wavell Services Hockey Club Inc (KWS) to jointly manage the Burringbar Park facility at Chermside.

The 2018 Board of Management consists of: Greg Swann (President); Kathleen Proctor (Secretary); Ron Marsden (Treasurer); Ian Jones; Karin Walduck and Amanda Paech. Early 2018 will see the commissioning of a second artificial surface. After restoration work is completed a natural grass field is also expected to once again be available for hire.

Field Hire

To make a booking enquiry please use the form provided under Field Hire (preferred) or telephone 0417 814 208. The current Field Hire Rosters and the Field Hire Rates can also be found under the Field Hire section. Hire Agreement forms, the User Manual and the BHMG Rules documents can be found under Docs & Forms.

(The page banner photos are courtesy of Andrew Blanchard & Hockey Photos Brisbane (HPB).)

Venue News

Vale Paul Saunders
Posted 20 Feb 2017 by Webmaster
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Paul Saunders, BHA Director of Finance and BHMG Treasurer, passed away late on Friday night, 17 February 2017.

The Brisbane Hockey Association wishes to express its condolences to the Paul's family and friends. Paul will be missed by many!

The following has been copied from the Facebook page.

"Paul was on the board of Brisbane Hockey Association (BHA) for more than 15 years, including being the longest serving Director of Finance/Treasurer in the association's 85-year history, holding the position for 12 years. He also held roles such as BHA Director of Promotions and Marketing, which included the implementation of TV coverage for Brisbane hockey, and was inaugural Treasurer of the Brisbane Hockey Management Group, which oversees the Burringbar Park hockey facility.

Paul was involved in running BHA awards nights and Queensland State Championships and held roles at Hockey Queensland. Paul Saunders was granted Life Member status for Brisbane Hockey Association in 2011 and is a Life Member of Valley Hockey Club, where he also served as the club's Division 1 men's team manager for several years."

Funeral details: 2pm on Friday 24th February at St. Anne's Church, Nelson Road, Kalinga.

Item updated: 06 Jan 2018 - Return to Headlines

The Surface

The artifical surface at Burringbar is Poligras "Olympia", supplied and installed by Sports Technology International (STI). The National Sales Manager is Rob Kirkwood. Rob can be contacted by email or via his mobile on 0417 224 870.

Brisbane Hockey Management Group Inc
ABN: 17 153 939 898
Postal: PO Box 503

Burringbar Park Facility
Kittyhawk Drive
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Ph: 0417 814 208

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