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Finalists Announced - 2019 Awards of Excellence

Monday, August 5, 2019 - 9:11 PM

On behalf of the WA Football Commission, the Claremont, Subiaco and West Perth Districts we are pleased to announce our 2019 Award Finalists who will progress to the 2019 Awards of Excellence - Celebrating Season 2019. 

Young Achiever of the Year Finalists

Elizabeth Cater                Carine Junior Football Club

Tom Fitzgerald                Wembley Downs JFC

Nicholas Shaw                 Lions District Umpires

Jamie Wedgewood         Kingsway JFC

Victor Le Tessier              Claremont District Umpires

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Young Achiever of the Year Award - Nominations now open!

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 9:19 AM

Nominations are now officially open for the 2019 Young Achiever of the Year Award. This award is a wonderful opportunity to recognise & reward the hard working & high achieving young volunteers within junior football & thank them for their efforts throughout the 2019 season. Finalists for the award will be announced on Friday August 9th & the winner & finalists will be recognised at the Metro North Awards of Excellence at HBF Stadium on Friday Read More [+]

AFL 9s 2019 Winter Season

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 10:52 AM

Registrations for the 2019 Sorrento Winter AFL 9s competition is now open. It’s a good time to start thinking about organising your team for the upcoming season.

Start asking around and locking in your team members.  Get those who are committed to playing to start asking their friends/family/colleagues whether they would also like to play. 

The competition will start next week, Wednesday 24th July. Please visit the AFL 9's website if you require any further information.

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Edmund Rice Centre Coach Development Day

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 1:08 PM

On Tuesday the 16th on July, we were lucky enough to be invited down to the Edmund Rice Centres Coach Development Day. The day was run by Lueth Duot, the centres Coaching and Officiating coordinator. Lueth did a magnificent job of helping the coaches identify the importance of the centres coaching philosophy as well as developing their own coaching philosophy.


Wes Moran, Metro North Coach Coordinator presented on Developing Craft Work Read More [+]

Holiday Football Clinic Blast!

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 10:57 AM

It was an outstanding day for the July Claremont School Holiday Clinic at Claremont Oval last week.

The event was a sellout and 175 super excited kids got right into the action on offer at the home of football in the Claremont District.

Rotating through 15 stations, under the watchful eyes of players from the Claremont Football Club and WAFC staff, participants honed their 'avoid and evade' skills, ball handling skills, kicking, marking and handballing Read More [+]

Volunteer of the Week

Friday, June 21, 2019 - 10:59 AM

The mid-season period offers a wonderful time for our football community to reflect on the fantastic work done by our many hard working volunteers & recognise them for their outstanding contribution to our great game.

You have the great opportunity to nominate a football volunteer in your club or community. Nominations are open until July 26th, don't miss out on the opportunity to thank and recognise your local club’s amazing volunteers! 

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Time to Sock It To Sarcoma!

Friday, June 7, 2019 - 2:42 PM

The Annual West Australian Sarcoma Awareness Week to create community awareness about sarcoma, primary bone and soft tissue tumours is being held this year from starting Monday 1st July.

WA Football will help launch WA Sarcoma Awareness Week in 2019 with Odd Socks Round and the Annual Kalin Foley Cup.

WA Football’s involvement in WA Sarcoma Awareness Week aims to raise awareness of Sarcomas and raise funds for Sarcoma research in Western Australia. WA Football Read More [+]

Coach Education

Friday, June 7, 2019 - 11:04 AM

The last fortnight has brought some exciting experiences for the coaches of the Northern Conference. There were two AFL WCE Master Classes Held within our conference.

Gain Bell presented at West Perth FC on the “Why” of coaching and how you can discover your “Why” to help improve your coaching experience for not only yourself but the kids you are coaching.

Nathan an Berlo and Daniel Pratt presented at Subiaco FC on Game Day coaching Read More [+]

Wiluna Martu team visit Perth.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 2:15 PM

The Dalkeith Nedlands Junior Football Club is proud to be in collaboration with charity organisation Mulpirrmarra Connection ( )  to host a group of Wiluna children for a weekend of cultural activities and football on the June long weekend.

Over the last 12 years, the Dalkeith Nedlands JFC has held an annual game of football against the Wiluna Martu Eagles. Wiluna is a Read More [+]

2019 Volunteer of the Year Awards - NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 2:13 PM

On Monday 20th May, coinciding with National Volunteers Week, the Volunteer of the Year Awards were launched by the WA Football Commission. The Volunteer of the Year Awards provide a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the amazing work done by football volunteers all around the country and to recognise their incredible achievements and service to the game.

The WAFC, in conjunction with the AFL, will be presenting awards to volunteers in the following categories: