Game Day


Training for Senior Men’s and Reserves teams is on Thursdays 6.00pm at Russell Square.  Please contact us for more details via the

  • Division 1 Open
    • Coach – Tim Beggs
    • Team Manager – David Mullaney
  • Division 2 Open
    • Coach –
    • Team Manager –


Training for the Senior Women’s team is on Thursdays 6.00pm at Russell Square. Please contact us for more details via the

Training sessions are not only fun but allow the girls to develop soccer skills within a structured program.

In 2021, subject to sufficient player numbers, our girls have the option of playing in female only Women’s Open, U16 and U13 competitions. Our supportive junior and miniroos coaching team ensure girls playing in mixed teams are well supported.

  • Division 1 Womens
    • Coach – James Hocking
    • Team Manager – Laurelle Sommers

Game Day Playing Uniform

  • BNUSC shorts*
  • BNUSC socks
  • Playing top provided by the Club
  • Suitable football boots
  • Shin guards

* Mini Roos (U8-11) – BNUSC shorts are optional and can be purchased from the Club.  Otherwise plain black shorts are acceptable.

Secondhand boots are available for sale, $10 per pair at the club equipment room.   We welcome donations of boots no longer required.

Club merchandise (hoodies, jackets etc) can be ordered from Interknit. Click here for more information.

Aldi MiniRoos

Mini Roos (U8-U11) training is on Wednesdays 4.30-5.40pm at Russell Square.

ALDI MiniRoos is a nation-wide initiative, designed for kids of all abilities, aged 4 – 11 years. It uses short, fun, game-based sessions to introduce soccer to newcomers in an inclusive way. MiniRoos focuses on learning new skills, being active, all while having a great time!

At BNUSC we are happy to welcome all kids, boy and girls, across multiple ages.

U8 Black
Coach: Darren Collinson
Team Manager: Chrissy Dunn

Coach: Mark Powell
Team Manager: Saori Dalton

Coach: David Hocking
Team Manager: Gemma Siemensma

To find out more about ALDI MiniRoos contact us or check out the ALDI MiniRoos website


Junior training (U12-U17) is on Thursdays 4.30-5.45pm.  Training is at Russell Square.

U12 Black
Coach: Matt Chandler
Team Manager: Heidi Jarvis

Coach: Oliver Adamczyk (Checkers)
Team Manager: Gail Severino

Coach: Olly Richardson/Jacob Coxall
Team Manager: Phillip Horne

Coach: Arash Samii
Team Manager: Ange Calder

U16 Girls
Coach: Abbey Small
Team Manager: TBC

Coach: Nic Richardson
Team Manager: TBC


Ballarat North United Soccer club is a member of the Ballarat District Soccer Association. Together, our laws and regulations are governed by Football Federation Victoria and Football Federation Australia. The over riding body in internation soccer is FIFA.

  • The rules for our league can be found here from the Ballarat District Soccer Association.
  • Football Federation Australia Laws of the game can be found here.
  • FFV Offside Law along with examples of the Offside Law can be found in the links provided.

Miniroos (U7, U8, U9 and U11) play a modified form of the game. The National Miniroos Rules provides details of these changes.

10 Simple Soccer Rules for Baffled Parents is a great beginners guide to soccer.

Russell Square Pitch Plan

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