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Both Darwin & Alice Springs Clubs have qualified coaches. Coaches are required to maintain a current "Working with Children" clearance.

The TTNT Coaching Policy can be found on the Policies page.

Junior beginners can receive 8 weeks of coaching through the Spinneroos program. See News on the Home page for the next scheduled Spinneroos program or check the Spinneroos website:

Juniors selected for the NT Junior Squad receive free coaching on Saturday morning. Jonathan Tong is the squad coach: ph. 0459 765 178; email:  

Coaching Courses:

TTNT runs regular TOPS coaching courses. TOPS is the entry-level coach accreditation and is a prerequisite for higher-level coaching courses. Please email Graham at if you are interested.

There are also Level 1 coaching courses provided from time to time (TOPS accreditation is a pre-requisite). Email  if you wish to participate.

Darwin Coaches:

The following Darwin coaches have current coaching accreditation and "Working with Children" clearance. Coaches whose contact details are included may be available for private coaching.

  • Jonathan Tong - coach level 1
  • Graham Symons - coach level 1
  • Elfrida Kalich - coach level 1
  • Nich Pastrikos - coach level 1
  • Joe Abranntes - TOPS coach
  • Michael Yaxley - TOPS coach
  • Gavin Bedford - TOPS coach