Social Functions

The tournament will contain a social programme which will run in the Tournament Village area each day of the event.

Day 1Sat. 31st Aug. 2024Opening Ceremony – team and flag presentations and speeches
Welcome to Country Ceremony
Showcase Game
Welcome Social function – Tournament Village open to 6.30pm
Days 2-6Sun.  1st – Thurs 5th Sept, 2024 Competition Rounds
Showcase game each afternoon (3.45 – 5.45pm)
Light social functions (eg: trade night etc) – Tournament Village bar and food service open to 6.30pm
Day 7Fri. 6th Sept, 2024Placing rounds and Semi Finals
Showcase Game (one of the divisional Bronze Medal games)
Informal social function including trade night – Tournament Village open to 10.00pm
Day 8Sat. 7th Sept, 2024Finals
Medal presentations
Closing Ceremony
Final Party – Tournament Village open to 10.00pm

The Tournament Village will be open until 6.30pm each evening during the regular competition rounds.  

The bar will be open and food will be available from the food trucks.

The final party will run until 10.00pm on the Friday and Saturday nights with DJ and/or live band playing.  Party entry is restricted to tournament players and NPTS guests and invited VIPs.

NOTE: All the times provided above are subject to change and may be updated as the schedule develops, and may also be dependent on weather conditions or the competition draw.