About Us

Established in 1934, Port Adelaide District Hockey Club (PADHC) is a grass roots hockey club based in Ethelton, South Australia. 

PADHC participates in the Hockey SA Metropolitan Competition in Juniors, Seniors and Masters. We offer membership for players, officials and spectators of all ages and abilities.

PADHC prides itself on a club culture that is of family, inclusiveness and unity. 

We have our own pitch and clubrooms, located at John Hart Reserve on the corner of Swan Tce and Hart St, Ethelton. Our pitch, upgraded in 2012, is an FIH Category 1 pitch and our clubrooms have been undergoing upgrades over recent times including the construction of new change room facilities and the current upgrade of our club rooms involving the expansion of the dining area. 

We have an immense history of success at the highest level with over 20 Premier League flags since 2000⁣.

We welcome players at all levels and ages ⁣and this season we have the following teams:

  • Premier League Men and Women⁣
  • Metro 1 Men and Women⁣
  • Metro 2 Men⁣ and Women
  • Metro 3 Men and Women⁣
  • Metro 4 Men and Women⁣
  • Metro 6 Men⁣
  • Masters Men 
  • U18 Boys and Girls⁣
  • U15 Boys⁣
  • U13 Boys and Girls⁣
  • U11 Mixed⁣
  • U9 Mixed⁣

If you’re interested in joining our club, or know someone else who is, contact any of the following:⁣

⁣Dennis Meredith, President – president@padhc.com.au 

Sarah Harrison, Vice President Senior Women – vpseniorwomen@padhc.com.au 

Erik Praekelt, Vice President Senior Men – vpseniormen@padhc.com.au 

Rebecca Anderson, Vice President Juniors – vpjuniors@padhc.com.au