Coles Spring Carnival

Date 25th September 2021 – Subject to COVID restrictions
Venue Bundaberg Region Athletics Facility, Enid Ethel Drive, Bundaberg.  (Venue link).
(For more information about the Bundaberg area, please use this link).
Events First Event starts at 9:00am
Event Order (times may be subject to change on the day of competition)
Age Groups & Events Table
Entries Nominated Athletes List
Program Program Booklet (Incl. Full list of Athletes & Rules)
  NOTE: Program Booklets will not be sold at this event.
Live Results will be posted during the weekend’s Competition

The Spring Carnival is held each year at the Bundaberg Region Athletics Facility and is open to all U7 – U17 LAQ registered athletes.  The competition provides a means for Centre athletes a chance to gain additional competition towards the end of or leading into the LAQ season and leading into the higher level school competitions.
To foster team spirit, all athletes registered with a LAQ Centre, through their competing, will earn points towards the Competition’s Centre Weighted Points Trophy.
Spring Carnival 100m Handicap Races are also included in the program.  The first placed athletes in the U9 – U17 age groups are offered an opportunity to compete in the Handicap Races, using handicapped starting distances calculated on each competing athlete’s 100m times.

All LAQ registered U7 – U17’s athletes.
Note: All participating athletes must wear the approved Centre uniform.

Multi-Class Athlete Inclusion
LAQ registered and classified ambulant and wheelchair athletes have the opportunity to nominate in multi-class events. Classification is not applicable for participation in standard events at this competition.  All athletes are encouraged to participate and compete in mainstream opportunities where appropriate.  For more specific information regarding LAQ Multi-Class Athlete participation and rules please use this link.

Introducing the FAST Program for Tiny Tots and U6’s
FAST is a Fundamental Athletics Skills Training session designed to be run for a one hour duration utilising games and skill development activities to teach the basic, fundamental movement patterns of the events experienced in a Little Athletics competition. Each FAST session is one (1) hour long and will have one warm up activity, one running activity, one jumping activity and one throwing activity. Each of these activities are 10 – 15 minutes duration so that the athletes will experience a lot of skill development in a short amount of time.
To Register Interest, please use this link
Closing Date:                                             9:00am Monday- 13th September
For further information contact Kendal Newton-Smith at

Nomination, Fees & Closing Dates
The ResultsHQ Meet Invite will be released – August 2021
Direct Nomination:
Nominations should be submitted directly by individuals through the Family ResultsHQ Portal.
Complete all steps including payment.  A system auto generated confirmation email is provided.
Centre Nomination:
Alternatively individuals may lodge nominations through your LAQ Centre, please check with your Centre Committee for the Centre’s closing date.
Centre’s submitting nomination on behalf of its members must submit nominations through the Centre ResultsHQ.
Person(s) submitting nominations to LAQ must ensure fees are paid (without invoice) by the advertised closing date.  Failure to do so may incur penalties.

Nomination Fees: $15.00 per athlete
  Maximum of five (5) individual events
Closed: 9:00am Monday – 13th September