“Leaving our mark on the ice”
21 October 2006 Canberra Phoenix Logo Coach Don MacDonald firstname.lastname@example.org
Manager The official logo for the Friendship 2007 Kym Partington Team has been approved by the ACT Ice email@example.com
tel 6294 2001 Hockey Association and Ice Hockey
Australia. The logo incorporates
elements of the Canberra Phoenix, ACT Important Dates and the IHA logo. Next Meeting – Tuesday This logo will be featured on all off-ice 31 October 5.30pm uniforms. Zone 2 Team activity -
5.45pm –Thursday 19 October at Belconnen
Mega Garage Sale -
7am – 1pm Saturday
18 November at Trinity
Games – Friendship Logo Sunday 26 November at
Philip Rink Canberra Phoenix vs Cantebury
Eagles at 12.15 pm and
3.45pm The NZ organising committee has
finalised the official Friendship Bunnings BBQ- Sunday 2007 logo. 10 December 8am - 3.30pm at Tuggeranong This logo will be featured on the
Canberra Phoenix on-ice jersey.
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The ACT IHA and the IHA has approved the Canberra Phoenix Friendship logo (see front page) and the team
Royal blue – gold: polo shirts
Navy blue – gold – white: jackets; hoodies and track pants etc.
Off-ice polo shirts have been ordered for players to wear for team activities leading up to the tournament. We
are currently doing some further research in to other components of the off-ice uniforms with alternative
suppliers. Further information will be provided shortly. Uniforms cannot be finalized until we know if we
have any major sponsors.
On-Ice Uniforms – Chris Graham & Andrew Fox
The proto-type design is still under
construction and has yet to be
submitted to the IHA for approval.
The jersey will include the IHA
kangaroo and the NZ Friendship
logo. Australian and NZ flags will
be on the sleeves.
The jersey cant be finalized until
we are sure of sponsorship support.
Socks have been ordered from
Hockey Zone in Minnesota who
provided free postage in support of
Cover pants are being sourced from
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Donations & Sponsorship
Families have been very busy sending out letters to major businesses seeking sponsorship support.
Everybody is reminded that it pays to make a follow up call or to visit the business in the person. Many of those clubs contacted are having committee meetings in the next few weeks and will
let us now the outcome shortly.
Please make sure that you check with Mary Jean Comfort firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Ruth Cochrane email@example.com before contacting a business. …we
wouldn’t like the same place to be
contacted more than once.
Please contact Ruth and Marie Jean if sponsors provide support so that we can ensure we provide a framed team photo
and tax invoice where relevant.
The following list shows what we have actually received to date.
Support from a freight
company to provide shippage
for all this stuff!
It is possible that we could
sell any unwanted goods by
advertising in the free classifieds in Tuesday’s Canberra Times The haul to date:
Rolfe Classic Motors $100 (Constance)
Gift – Mr Kaneiri
Jerseys for Work and Play in Weston –
purchased at cost price $40 Wallabies
reversible jacket valued at $89 (Cochrane)
Brumbies – Limited edition signed football
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Pre-game exchange Kelly Sault & Ruth Cochrane
Pre-game exchange - It was decided that pre-game exchange gifts would be
limited to the Australian caps
for $3 per item.
Families were invited to
order some additional caps
for their own personal gift
Excess baggage costs for
gifts will have to be covered
by the team unless we can obtain sponsorship from one of the transporting firms.
Belinda Fulton has organised a
7am - 1pm
SATURDAY 18 NOVEMBER
at Trinity Christian School
McBride Cres, Wanniassa
Your support is needed!
All families are asked to source unwanted items for the sale and to help out with a sausage
sizzle on the day.
Ideas: household goods; bikes; books; games; plants etc.
Please canvas family and friends for any unwanted items….lets make this a MEGA garage
sale. The wider ACT IHA community will be contacted for possible donations of items.
An ad will be placed in the Canberra Times.
All proceeds from the Garage Sale will go towards supporting the Friendship Team to attend the
tournament and will be spread equally across the team.
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Fundraising activities cont’d
8am – 4.00pm
SUNDAY 10 DECEMBER
On average these BBQ’s net $1,000 - $1,300.
Two families will be required to man the BBQ for each of the following sessions:
8am – 10am (includes set up) 10am – 12 noon 12noon – 2pm 2pm – 4pm (includes clean up)
Please register your availability in helping out with this fundraising event with Kym
firstname.lastname@example.org. Funds raised will be divided equally between those families assisting at the BBQ based upon the
number of shifts performed.
A letter has been sent to Magnet Mart, Gungahlin requesting a BBQ for early in the New Year.
Some families have already raised in excess of $200 through chocolate sales to help cover costs of
attending the tournament! Boxes sell for $48 and cost $24, after GST that is $21.80 profit per box.
Chocolates will continue to be made available throughout the lead up to the tournament. Please contact
Margo O’Malley email@example.com Payment of $48 is required up front. Your account will be
credited with the profit and can be used to offset your instalments.
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Off-ice activities – Sue Feeney
Thanks Sue for organising a great event.
All the kids are asking….when is the next one!
The next event is the Christmas Party on 9 December.
Financials – Kym Partington If you have been selling chocolates I will confirm the amount that has been
credited to your account and advise you of the amount that can be used to
offset your next instalment.
As agreed upfront, team fundraising
and costs will be allocated in
December and the later instalments
adjusted accordingly. This will ensure
that we have adequate cash flow to
cover the cost of gifts, ice time,
If you are experiencing any problems
in making this payment please let me
know and we will work something out.
The second instalment of $200 is due on 31 A reminder that if a player withdraws October. from the tournament (except in the Direct internet transfers are preferred: case of injury/illness) the
deposit/intalments and any fundraising Westpac 032-713 261602 monies relating to that player/family is Please email firstname.lastname@example.org immediately not refundable and will be allocated after making your deposit to ensure correct to the Team Fundraising Pool allocation to your account.
All cheques should be made out to the ACT Ice
Return flight from Dunedin can now be booked on line with Freedom Air. Families are asked to provide their travel details Kym as soon as they are booked. Depending
upon demand, the team will investigate whether it is feasible to organise group
travel from Canberra to Sydney airport for the flight out to Dunedin. Please remember that the baggage limit is 20kg and that all families are responsible for organising their own travel/medical insurance and passports. Coach Accommodation Don MacDonald Families are asked to provide their accommodation details to Kym as soon as they email@example.com
are booked. Please see previous newsletters for accommodation details.
Chef de Mission
Kym Partington firstname.lastname@example.org tel 6294 2001
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The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday 31 October at 5.30pm at Phillip Rink.