New Members Information

Updated: 06/11/2020

Welcome to Essendon Little Athletics

The new Track & Field season starts at 8am on Saturday 21st of November and continues weekly until late March 2020, 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 2020. Athletes turning 5 years old after 31st December 2020 can commence participation on/after their 5th birthday.

Cost: Registration fees for season 2020/21 will be

  • $100 per child

Please note: Registration fees are non-refundable.

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

Teams: The Essendon Centre is made up of 4 Teams:

  • Aberfeldie (Blue)
  • Bombers (Red)
  • Niddrie (Green)
  • Royal Ascot (Yellow)


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: Team t’shirts are available to purchase from the team that your child/ren join.
All athletes to wear the Centre black shorts

Parental Obligations: The Essendon Centre has made a decision that parents/guardians who register a child for season 2020/21 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: