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Senior High Schools






Who to Contact

Position Name School Email
Coordinator Peter Smith School Sport WA
SSWA Office 9264 4879

Event Information

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Country Senior High Schools Week is available to all Senior High Schools and previous participants as an annual event for country schools to participate in Basketball, Dance, AFL Football [B&G], Hockey, Netball, Soccer, Speech & Debating, Touch and Volleyball. See Bulletin 1 for further details

Where can I get more information?

On receipt of all nominations, bulletins and fixtures will be posted on the SSWA website. Please keep a regular check as amendments are frequently made to fixtures due to team nomination changes. We understand that sometimes team changes are impossible to avoid, however, we do urge you to keep your changes minimal so as not to disrupt the competition greatly or cause confusion with other schools.



Schools nomination date Friday 8 March 2019 T1 Week 5
Proposed Grades to schools Friday 29 March 2019 T1 Week 8
Alteration requests Friday 3 May 2019 T2 Week 1
Draft fixtures on website Friday 31 May 2019 T2 Week 5
Final fixtures on website Friday 14 June 2019 T2 Week 7


Nomination Due Friday 8 March 2019 [Week 5]
Cost How much does it cost to participate?

Schools who compete in the carnival share the costs associated with its conduct. The figure payable is $50 per student, based on minimum team numbers i.e. 5 in a basketball team and 6 in touch.


All schools will be invoiced prior to the event.

DATE OF COMPETITION Monday 1 July to Friday 5 July 2019
Venue Basketball (Boys & Girls) – Bendat Basketball Centre

Dance – King St Arts Centre

Football (Boys & Girls) – UWA Sports Park

Hockey (Boys & Girls) – UWA Sports Park

Netball (Girls & Boys) – WA Netball Centre & Perth Netball Centre

Soccer (Boys & Girls) – UWA Sports Park

Speech & Debating – TBA

Touch (Mixed) – UWA Sports Park

Volleyball (Boys & Girls) – HBF Stadium & Lords Rec Centre

bulletins & Order forms SHSCW-Main-Bulletin-2019 [Updated 10-2-19]

Lunch Order form – UWA Sports Park [Port a Cino] [yet to be published]

HBF Stadium Catering Form 2018 [Published 10-5-18]

Subway Wembley Catering

Grilld Offer [published 10 Feb 2019]

speech awards Speech & Debating Information Booklet and Entry Form [posted 29/3/19]

Speech & Debating Program Final version [Published 20 June]

WADL Country Week Student Debating Guide

dance 2018 Dance Information Booklet – Click HERE [published 14-2-18]

The Country Week dance component is coordinated by Ausdance WA. Dance in Country Week will involved students participating in a number of dance workshops providing them with the skills to create their own dance work which will be performed to an adjudication panel and an audience. The dance workshops will take place in the heart of the carnival activities (King Street Arts Centre). Team sizes should be a minimum of 6 students and a maximum of 10 students. Teams can be comprised of students of different year levels. Not necessary to have dance experience. Following nominations it may be necessary to restrict team sizes.


For more information contact Ausdance – 9322 6101 or email


Please click HERE for the schedule for the week [DRAFT published 16 June]

Certificate of Currencies Click HERE
Country Week Student Activities RAC Road Ready will be in attendance on Monday and Tuesday with giveaways and a competition for students to win one of three $100 Rebel Sports gift cards. RAC Road Ready helps educate teens about road safety, the learning to drive process and buying their first car. It’s free to join and includes access to road safety resources, as well as great member benefits and discounts. Their marquee will be located at UWA Sports Park.” Hyperlink to


Optus Stadium Tours

Visiting Optus Stadium is an exciting activity that allows your group to experience the inner sanctum of the Stadium. Students will have the opportunity to explore the state of the art facilities in The Locker Room and see the amazing views from Level 5. Tours are led by our knowledgeable and friendly Tour Leaders and information is tailored to the age of your group.


Event Cinemas Innaloo

Book a night out at Event Cinemas Innaloo during Country Week 2019.  Discounted tickets and food and beverage available for groups of 20 plus.  1 free adult/teacher free for every 10 students.  Please complete the booking form and return to

REGIONAL DELEGATES The Country SHS Delegates are elected bi-annually to represent the needs of their district. The annual country delegate meeting is held in December where all issues are discussed pertinent to the smooth and efficient running of the carnival. To check out the minutes of this meeting click on the link below.


Regional Delegates Meeting Minutes for meeting held Friday 31 August 2018 – Click HERE

School Delegates Meeting Minutes held Thursday 28 June 2018 – Click HERE


Nomination and Returns



Please click on the below sports for DRAFT fixtures;

AFL [duties updated 21 May]



HOCKEY [published 16 May]




VOLLEYBALL A-C Division [HBF Stadium] [Published 21/5/19 – Duty to be added]

VOLLEYBALL Fixtures D-E Division [Lords] [Updated 22/5/19 – Duty to be added]


Active Achievers


Active Achiever Awards

Active Achiever Awards 2019 – Nomination Form

Active Achievers’ Awards 2019 – Nomination Criteria

Nominations close: 25th June 2019


The award procedure is as follows:

1) Each school involved in SHS Country Week has the opportunity to nominate a maximum of two female and two male students.


2) The nominated students must:

– portray positive images about road safety

– be developing leadership qualities in school and/or community activities,

– be attending Senior High School Country Week.


3) Each student nominated will be individually congratulated and receive a certificate of recognition at the Opening Ceremony.


  Nomination Process for 2019

  1. Each nominated student must complete an individual Nomination Form  [Download Nomination Form Above]
  2. When all individual Nomination Forms are complete – Upload the documents via this form:

Active Achiever School Nomination Form

Service Awards


SSWA Awards- Criteria

SSWA Service Award – Nomination Form


School Sport WA (SSWA) recognizes that members of the school sport family should be duly recognised for their work, service and commitment to school sport. SSWA recognizes this contribution through the following awards:

5, 10 & 15 Yr Service Awards

Outstanding Service Award

School Sport WA Appreciation Awards

School Sport WA President’s Award

Life Membership of School Sport WA


SSWA may from time to time confer any of the above awards based on the criteria listed attached. These awards may be recommended by a school, sports committee or management group and must be endorsed at an SSWA management meeting.

Regional Delegates

Regional Delegates

The Country SHS Delegates are elected bi-annually to represent the needs of their district. The annual country delegate meeting is held in December where all issues are discussed pertinent to the smooth and efficient running of the carnival. To check out the minutes of this meeting click on the link below.


Delegates Meeting Minutes for meeting held Friday 9th  September 2016 – Click  HERE


Matt Lovejoy

Esperance SHS

9071 9555


Rob Howland

 Carnarvon Community College

9941 6000

Nathan Symonds

Great Southern Grammar

9844 0444

Jason Reid

Bunbury Cathedral GS

 9722 6000

Leith Woods

Northam SHS

9621 0000


Merredin College Broome SHS Albany SHS Australind SHS Central Midlands SHS
Esperance SHS Hedland SHS Katanning SHS Bunbury SHS Geraldton SC

Goldfields College

Karratha SHS Mount Barker CC Busselton SHS Carnarvon SHS
WACOA Cunderdin Newman SHS North Albany SHS Collie SHS Geraldton Grammar School
Narrogin SHS Christmas Island DHS Great Southern Grammar Manjimup SHS SIDE
WACOA Narrogin Tom Price SHS Denmark HS Margaret River SHS WACOA Morawa
Kalgoorlie  -Boulder CHS


Derby SHS WACOA Denmark Newton Moore SHS Bullsbrook College
Esperance AGS Wyndham DHS Wongutha CAPS Pinjarra SHS Northam SHS
Kearnan College
Bunbury Cathedral Grammar
Harvey SHS
John Tonkin College
WACOA Harvey
Eaton Community College
Dalyellup College
Cape Naturaliste College
Halls Head CC
Manea SC
Ocean Forrrest Lutheran College
Coodanup CC

Team Sheets

Please click on the below sports to download Team Sheets;

AFL Team Sheet

Hockey Team Sheet

Soccer Team Sheet

Touch Team Sheet

Volleyball Team Sheet




Results and History