Purpose of the Wodonga Saints Football Netball Club
The Wodonga Saints Football Netball Club exists to provide the best possible sporting, community and family environment that fosters participation in football and netball for everyone who wants to play, support and be involved in club membership. We aim for sporting success but also measure our worth through our value to the community.
Our values and goals are to:
Promote, encourage and foster the games of Australian Football and Netball within the Wodonga Community
Nurture and teach juniors so they can enjoy team sports develop to their full potential and participate in healthy activities.
Provide an enjoyable, comfortable, safe and rewarding environment for all people associated with the club.
Be a leader in sports management so that the long-term success and stability of football and netball within the Wodonga community is assured. We aim to leave a legacy of sporting and club success.
Liaise, communicate and cooperate fully with other key community stakeholders to ensure the continued development and growth of the club and its people. Provide an environment that people want to belong to.
Our club has a strong emphasis on being a family club. We are part of the Vic Health Good Sports Program by having policies in place to address Responsible Serving of Alcohol, Smoke Free environment and a Diverse Revenue Generation which takes the emphasis away from relying on bar sales. All our coaches are Level 1 accredited or better and a Code of Conduct is in place for all involved with the club.
In collaboration with the Wodonga Bulldogs Cricket Association and Wodonga Bulldogs Junior Football Club we are working with the Wodonga City Council to secure Victorian Government funding for a significant upgrade to the social rooms, change rooms and function areas at Les Cheesly Oval. Our objective is to develop a community hub that can be used for meetings and private functions such as birthdays or special events.
"The club has been like a second family to me, so friendly and open and have loved getting to know everyone. "
Is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for all players, supporters and the wider community.
To be known as a successful club on and off the field within the wider community.