Registration with Little Athletics Queensland

Registration Fee: $160.00 per new athlete

Registration Fee: $125.00 per returning athlete

The fee includes registration with Little Athletics Queensland ($75.00), Castor Park Management Committee lighting fee ($35.00) and Cassowary Coast Athletics fee for additional or upgraded equipment, maintenance of existing equipment, marking and maintenance of grounds and general running costs ($15.00).  For new athletes, the fee also includes a club shirt.


Trialist Fee: $5.00 per athlete per night

New athletes (not re-registering athletes) are eligible to a two week trial period only.  Trialist must complete details on a trialist form.  After this time, the trialist must either complete the registration form or not participate any further in centre activities.  Event performances and awards points will not be recorded until the trialist becomes a registered athlete.

Age requirements and age groups

Age Groups are determined by the year of birth.

Athletes can only compete in their own (registered) age group.

For the 2021 season, athletes must be born between 2005 and 2016.

Athletes must turn five years of age to be eligible for registration.

Under 6 athletes compete at centre level only.  They are not permitted to compete up an age group.

Age GroupYear of Birth
Under  62016
Under  72015
Under  82014
Under  92013
Under 102012
Under 112011
Under 122010
Under 132009
Under 142008
Under 152007
Under 162006
Under 172005

On payment of registration

For registration with Little Athletics Queensland, athletes must be aged between five and sixteen years.  Proof of age must be presented for all new registrations.

When payment of registration is received, the following will be issued:

  • Registration number to be affixed to the front centre of the uniform top and must be entirely visible.
  • Age label to be affixed to the left shirt sleeve or, in the case of a singlet or crop top, on the left side of the shorts in a pocket formation.
  • Coles patch to be sewn onto the front top right side of the uniform top.
  • Achievement Level Award (Event Levels Certificate – held by the Records Officer and given to the athlete at the end of the season).
  • Cassowary Coast Athletics Centre Handbook – one copy per family.

Insurance through Little Athletics Queensland.  This will cover any injury sustained during any sanctioned LAQ/club event.

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