FAQ’s (FQPL)

WHAT IS THE FQPL?

From 2018, the FQPL will be established as a tier below the PlayStation® 4 National Premier League Queensland (NPL).


WHAT TEAMS MAKE UP THE FQPL?

There are 13 teams that make up the FQPL. They are Sunshine Coast Wanderers, Capalaba FC, Eastern Suburbs, Holland Park Hawks, Ipswich Knights, Logan Lightning, Mitchelton FC, Peninsula Power, Rochedale Rovers, Southside Eagles, Souths United, Wide Bay Buccaneers and Wolves FC.


WHAT AGES WILL FQPL COVER?

Sunshine Coast Wanderers will field teams for Junior boys in the under 13, 14, 15, 16, and U18 Youth, U20 Youth & Senior Men.


HOW FAR WITHIN QUEENSLAND WILL TEAMS NEED TO TRAVEL?

The 13 teams that make up the FQPL range from Wide Bay to the north to the Logan in the South. There are several teams located in the greater Brisbane region. Travel for away games should be contained to these areas.


WILL THE SUNSHINE COAST WANDERERS HAVE OTHER TEAMS?

The Sunshine Coast Wanderers has secured a NPL Womens licence for the junior girls and women. In addition, Sunshine Coast Wanderers has a licence to operate a Skills Acquisition Program for boys and girls in the U9 to U12 age groups.


HOW CAN I SUPPORT THE SUNSHINE COAST WANDERERS?

Support for the new Sunshine Coast Wanderers can be provided in many ways, from volunteering, through to sponsorship opportunities and donations. Most of all you can get on board and support the teams. When the season starts, come along and show your support.

Please contact Sunshine Coast Wanderers Football Club via email at gm@SCWFC.com.au if you feel you have the capacity to help.


WHEN AND HOW CAN I TRIAL TO BE SELECTED FOR THE SUNSHINE COAST WANDERERS SQUAD?

Sunshine Coast Wanderers have a range of trials commencing in October 2017. Please see the trials page for specific dates.


I CURRENTLY PLAY FOR ANOTHER CLUB THAT IS NOT BUDERIM WANDERERS FC. CAN I TRIAL FOR THE SUNSHINE COAST WANDERERS AND WHAT HAPPENS IF I AM NOT SELECTED?

For the Sunshine Coast Wanderers and football on the Sunshine Coast to be a success, we need to attract the best players, coaches and football minded people on the Coast and players from all Sunshine Coast clubs are encouraged to trial. Should you not be successful in being selected as part of the 2018 season for the Sunshine Coast Wanderers, we encourage you to return to your local club, enjoy your football and develop your skills. We hope that you return to trial again for the following season.


HOW MUCH WILL THE REGISTRATION FEES BE & what will they include?

FQPL Junior Boys/Youth (U13, U14, U15, U16, U18)

This program includes:
- Training in school terms 1, 2 & 3 in 2018.
- Three training sessions per week – Monday, Wednesday, Friday – excluding public holidays.
- Games in FQPL competition
- Access to Roar pathway, Talent Id and coach development
- Roar membership and tickets (for players up to U16)
- Playing kit including Nike shorts, Nike socks.
- Training kit including training shirt (also alternate strip), training shorts, training socks.
- Other Nike apparel including polo shirt and tracksuit top.

Cost of program - $2,200 (incl GST) for registration fees.
Other apparel and additional training kit are available for purchase.

FQPL U20 Youth Men and Open Men

This program includes:
- Training sessions as scheduled by the Head Coaches
- Games in FQPL competition
- Playing kit including Nike shorts, Nike socks.
- Training kit including training shirt, training shorts, training socks.
- Other Nike apparel including polo shirt and tracksuit top.

Cost of program – We are seeking corporate partners/sponsors to subsidise the registration costs for these teams. 
Other apparel and additional training kit are available for purchase.