Valleys Netball Club takes great pride in our umpires who cover a wide range of ages and experience.

The Club provides mentoring and coaching for all umpires throughout the season, allowing for continual improvement for all umpires and assisting individuals to achieve their personal goals. 

General information about umpiring with Valleys Netball Club can be found below and detailed information can be found in our Umpiring Policy and Essentials document. 

Interested in umpiring competitive netball games? 

Beginner or experienced umpires are invited to join the Valleys Team White umpiring group.

Beginner Umpires

For those with no previous competitive  umpiring experience and born in 2011 or later (you're never too old to start!), Valleys For more information about the program, see the Beginner Umpire Program section below

Places in the program are limited to ensure a fair distribution of games and coaching for all participants. Preference will be given to those with the best availability, i.e. - those not involved in other Saturday morning sports such as water polo, rowing and school netball.

Beginners need to - 

Beginner Umpire Program

Please note that our Beginner Program for 2024 is now full. If you are interested in being put on the waitlist, please send an email to

New Experienced Umpires

If you have at least ONE season of competitive umpiring experience and would like to join Valleys Team White, please complete this EOI form. 

If you umpired for Valleys in 2023, please complete the Returning Umpires EOI linked below.

Valleys Umpires need to -

Experienced umpires are expected to wear a plain white shirt either over their playing uniform or with a white or black skirt or shorts (no bike pants or leggings). Valleys Umpiring shirts are available through the Valleys Uniform Conveyor but are not mandatory.

Returning Umpires

If you have previously umpire with Valleys and wish to do so again in 2024, please complete the Returning Umpire EOI form. We would love to have you back again!

Valley Umpires are expected to -

Umpire Education

Rules of Netball Examination

Foundation Umpire Course.