New Members Information

Updated: 26/08/2021

Welcome to Essendon Little Athletics

The new Track & Field season starts at 8am on Saturday 2nd of October and continues weekly until late March 2022, with a break over the Christmas period.

4 year olds can commence in Little Aths (U6 age group) from the start of the track & field season as long as they turn 5 years old on, or prior to, 31st December 2021. Athletes turning 5 years old after 31st December 2021 can commence participation on/after their 5th birthday.

Cost: Registration fees for season 2021/22

1 athlete family = $185
2 athlete family = $352 (10% discount for the 2nd child)
3 or more athlete family = $500 (20% discount for the 3rd child, subsequent children free)

Please note: Registration fees are non-refundable.

New athletes are able to sign up for a free two week trial at

How to register:  Once our registration portal opens you will need to complete and pay online at Click on the “register now” button on the right side of the front page and follow the directions.

Proof of Age (eg. Birth Certificate) must be shown on the first day that you attend Little Athletics or emailed prior to If proof of age is not sighted the registration will not be finalised and your child will be ineligible for points.

Uniform: Essendon Centre T-Shirts/Single/Crop Tops are required to be worn each week, as part of the 2021/22 Registration each athlete will get a choice of one included as part of the membership fee.

All athletes to wear the Centre black shorts or Black shorts of their choice

Parental Obligations: At our Centre parents/guardians who register a child for season 2021/22 are required to help one week out of every three of the season. The Centre is run by volunteers and help by all parents is crucial for the Centre to operate. A parent or guardian is required to be in attendance at all times.

If you have any further queries, please email: