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HV Competitions & Fixtures – Update

HV Competitions & Fixtures – Update

Full Hockey Victoria update available here

“With the welcome news that some restrictions are lifting and community sport able to return, we are now able to provide the details as to how the 2021 season will be re-started and the impact of the Circuit Breaker Restrictions.

We have considered a range of options in relation to the competition restart. The focus has been on ensuring games can return with minimal impact to the schedule whilst maintaining a level of equity and integrity in the fixtures. The following structure also allows for a level of flexibility should we be impacted by further restrictions prior to the end of the season.

Pending further easing of restrictions by the State Government, as previously communicated, HV intends to restart the Winter Season from Friday 18 June. The following outlines the key changes for each competition section:


  • Addition of playing dates – Friday 9th / Saturday 10th of July.
  • Grand Finals now Friday 10th / Saturday 11th of September.
  • Maintain full 14 round season.
  • Season to recommence with Round 5 on Friday 18th /Saturday 19th June.
  • Half Field competitions will conclude as previously scheduled – Team entries for Term 3 competitions will be requested shortly.


  • Competition will recommence Monday 21st of June Wednesday 23rd June.
  • No additional playing dates will be added.
  • Fixtures have been revised to ensure all teams play each other at least once
  • There is no change to the Finals format or dates

Vic League 1 – Metro Competitions

  • Recommence Saturday 19th/Sunday 20th June.
  • Season to recommence with Round 7.
  • All competitions reduced to 16 Rounds + Finals.
  • No additional playing dates.
  • There is no change to the Finals format or dates

Premier League and Reserve

  • Recommence Saturday 19th/Sunday 20th June.
  • Season to recommence with Round 7.
  • 15 Rounds to be played in total, including the Rounds already played. Each team plays each other once.
  • Bye to be added 28th/29th August.
  • Finals Series to commence 4th/5th September.
  • Grand Final to be played Friday 24th September.

Finals Series

  • As in previous years we will provide a full finals series schedule including the venues that will be used across the respective grades.
    Finals Eligibility
  • There is no change to Regulation 8.5 in relation to Finals Eligibility.


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