Football NSW Hot Weather Alert – February 17th, 2023


New Extreme Heat Policy

With temperatures forecast this weekend expected to reach 39°C in parts of Sydney and 41°C in regional NSW, reference should be made to the new Football NSW Extreme Heat policy.

Football participants should plan ahead to ensure they are able to take the most appropriate precautions to stay safe when participating in hot weather.  The Beat the Heat factsheet provides information about playing and exercising safely in hot weather.

For further information refer to the FNSW Extreme Heat policy, FNSW Sun Safety policy and UV Exposure & Heat Illness Guide.