The Trans Tasman is for athletes in the U11 and U12 age groups, from both NSW and Auckland. Every second year, a team from NSW, boys and girls in both the U11 and U12 age groups, travel to Auckland for the Trans Tasman Tour. On alternate years, a team from Auckland travel to Sydney. The Trans Tasman Tour usually takes place over 10 days, where children get the opportunity to meet with people of another country and learn about their customs, as well as take part in several athletic competitions, culminating in the Trans Tasman Challenge.
This year the Trans Tasman is being hosted in Cambelltown Sydney on the Sunday, 15th January 2016.
The Trans Tasman Trials for selection to the Trans Tasman Team will be conducted on Sunday, 6th November 2016 at Crest Athletics Centre,McLean Street, Bass Hill - Bankstown).
Online Entries close on Wednesday 26 October 2016
The events offered are 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, High Jump, Long Jump, Shot Put and Discus.
More information can be obtained from
Trans Tasman Chairperson Heather Mitchell - 9522 9004
Trans Tasman Secretary Sally Richardson - 9427 0534 or 0411 586001