Program Overview

The SASI Netball Program caters for the development and support of SA athletes currently or identified as capable of progressing along the Netball High Performance Pathway.

Training Venue

South Australian Sports Institute
27 Valetta Road
Kidman Park SA 5025

Positions Vacant:

SASI Netball Specialist Skills coaches (x2)

Expressions of interest from suitable applicants are being sought for the roles of SASI Netball Specialist Skills coach.
The SASI Netball specialist skills coaches will assist in the development of SASI Fulltime and SASI Temporary Athlete Agreement athletes.

Key roles and responsibilities:

  • Assist the SASI Netball Head Coach to coach athletes currently in the SASI squad who have been identified by Netball Australia as having potential to be selected as future Diamonds players.
  • Assist the SASI Netball Head Coach to plan, implement and review training sessions for athletes in the SASI program.

Successful applicants will be expected to complete the following prior to their commitment starting:


  • DCSI Child protection screening
  • Completion of SASI Volunteer engagement/ induction documentation.

Desirable Qualifications/ experience or willingness to obtain

  • Advanced Level Netball coaching accreditation or other relevant netball coaching experience
  • First Aid certificate

Expected commitment / hours:

  • The positions will commence on 13 August 2018 and shall continue until 31 May 2019.
  • The positions require the successful candidates to work varying hours depending on the phases of the program.The total hours required for the role would be expected to be between 80-120 hours.
  • Due to the nature of the program and the athletes involved the majority of sessions will be held outside of normal business/ school hours.

In addition to the above two roles, additional opportunities may also become available to spend 4-6 weeks with the program as either a guest specialist coach or observer.

Please send a letter outlining your expression of interest in the roles (maximum 1 page) along with a CV (maximum 2 pages) which includes relevant information on your playing and/ or coaching background in the sport of Netball to SASI High Performance Coordinator, Simon Cain by 5pm Friday 10 August 2018.


Full Scholarship

Nyah Allen

Sienna Allen

Lucy Austin

Chelsea Blackman

Georgia Dent

Tahlia Dnistrjanski

Georgie Horjus

Georgia Kraft

Maisie Nankivell

Tyler Orr

Paris Sinclair

Molly Watson

Olivia Watts

Taylor Williams

Graduate Scholarship; National Team/National League  
Gia AbernethyNatalie MedhurstMaddy Turner
Hannah Petty Sasha GlasgowEmily Burgess
Sarah KlauMadeleine ProudKhao Watts
Cody LangeKate ShimminCharlee Hodges

Program Staff

Head CoachJenny Borlase
Specialist CoachMegan Carter
Specialist CoachKim Hocking
Senior High Performance CoordinatorSimon Cain
PhysiotherapistScott Smith
Strength and Conditioning CoachSteven van Diepen
Sports DieticianLauren Stribley
Personal Excellence Senior AdviserMark Gregory

Selection Criteria

SASI Netball Selection Criteria 2015


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Events and Results


Commonwealth Games
Renae Hallinan - Gold
Natalie Medhurst - Gold
South Australia National 21/Under Champions
Gia AbernethyKelly Altmann
Sarah Klau (National team selection)Cody Lange (National team selection)
Chelsea LemkeMadeleine Proud - captain (National team selection)
Maddy TurnerGeorgia Virgo

Honour Roll

World Championships

2011 - Gold2007 - Gold2003 - Silver
Natalie von Bertouch (Capt)Natalie MedhurstKathryn Harby-Williams (Capt)
Natalie MedhurstLauren NourseRebecca Sanders
 Laura von BertouchPeta Scholz
 Natalie von Bertouch 

Commonwealth Games

2010 - Silver2006 - Silver2002 - Gold
Natalie MedhurstNatalie von BertouchKathryn Harby-Williams (Capt)
Lauren Nourse Jacqui Delaney
Natalie von Bertouch (VC) Alex Hodge
  Rebecca Sanders
  Peta Scholz

World Youth Championships

2013 - Silver2005 - Bronze2000 - Gold
Madeleine Proud (Capt)Emily BeatonJane Altschwager
Kate Shimmin (VC)Natalie MedhurstJacqui Roberts
Cody LangeKirby Mutton 

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27 Valetta Road
Kidman Park SA 5025


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Brooklyn Park SA 5032