MEMBERSHIP

The Albany Creek Brumbies has teams from Under 6 through to Under 18’s and we encourage boys and girls from surrounding suburbs to join our club.  

Girls aged U6 – U10 will play in mixed teams.  Girls U11 (born 2013) up to U18 will play in girls only teams.

All girls who join the Albany Creek Brumbies automatically receive membership in the Albany Creek Girls Rugby Academy.

On this page, you will find information about our membership including:

For information on how to register for the Girls Rugby Academy, Albany Creek see here.

FEES & INCLUSIONS

FEES

Registrations for the 2024 season are open and fees are as follows:

U6’s –  U7’s

(tag only, mixed teams)

$175 per player

U8’s-U11’s mixed teams

U12 boys & girls

$370 per player

U13-U18 boys & girls

$385 per player

Early bird:  An early bird discount of $30 per player applies for all registrations received via Rugby AU Rugby Portal before 1 February 2023. The discount will be applied automatically at the check-out and will no longer apply after the specified date.  This discount applies only to players in U8+ age groups.  

Sibling discount:  There is no sibling discount for 2024 sorry. 

Get started vouchers:  Parents are required to secure their Get Started Voucher and present the voucher to the club.  The club will claim the voucher online on behalf of the family.  A discount code will be generated and sent to the parent.  Parents are then able to register their child through the app, using this code at the online checkout.

INCLUSIONS

    • Player insurance
    • Game day shirt (returned to club)
    • Referee and match fees (no ongoing weekly fees)
    • Sports medico expenses
    • ARU, QRU and BJRU Levy’s
    • Team photo
    • End of season trophy
    • End of season presentation night event
    • All new players for 2024 will receive a new player kit comprising:  training shirt, game shorts, socks.  Continuing players from previous seasons are able to purchase new kit if required.

REGISTRATION PROCESS

All registrations must be completed via the Rugby Xplorer app.

Please download this app from the App Store or Google Play on your smartphone or tablet and follow the instructions below to either recover your previous login details (previous players) or set yourself up as a new user (new players).

Parents of players previously registered with (any) rugby club will be able to link all children together under one parent profile using this app.

If you require further assistance, please reach out to the club registrar:  registrar@albanycreekgps.com.au

Key things to be aware of with registrations for this season:
1. All registrations are done through the Rugby Xplorer app
2. Early bird discount applies until 01/02/2024
Visit our What’s On page for information on February skills training and the commencement of training in March.

Parents and Volunteers: 

  • Please register your details via the app so that you are covered for insurance purposes when volunteering and assisting at the club in 2024.
  • Please download the ‘stack team app’ and register to AC Brumbies (not Albany Creek Brumbies)
  • Albany Creek Brumbies is a family club run by volunteers. For 2024 it will be a requirement that each team have at least one parent on the Committee in order to ensure that our obligations under our constitution are met.

Coaches and Managers

  • Coaches and Managers, welcome to season 2024.  For those who have helped out by coaching and managing teams previously, thank you and welcome back.
  • For those new to the club and wish to put their hand up for coaching or managing- thank you.
  • Please register your details via the new app for the 2024 season.
  • Please note that it is compulsory to register as a coach or manager if you are performing these roles for your insurance cover and you must have a current Blue Card. This is a non-negotiable and is free for those volunteering for the club.

AGE REQUIREMENTS

Players play in the age group they turn in the current calendar year.  For example:  if your child turns 12 in 2023, they will play in the U12’s team.  

Players may play up one year but not up two years.  For example:  a player turning 12 in 2023 can play in the U13’s but not in the U14’s.  Club permission is required to play up one year and these requests must be directed to the registrar by the club Muster Night.

No player is permitted to play in a team whose age group is younger than the player’s calendar year age group.

Players must have turned 5 to be eligible to play in the Under 6’s.  

CLUB COMMUNICATIONS

All club communications are distributed via Stack Team App.  Teams may also communicate via other means such as Facebook.

It is essential that once you have registered your child, that you download this app so that we can communicate with you.  

You can learn more about how Team App works here, or if you have any trouble with the app, please contact us so that we can help you.