Over 200 Indigenous women will make history this weekend, as they prepare to participate in the inaugural AFL Victoria Koorie Women’s Football Carnival from November 18-19.
Paul Vaughan of the Gippsland Umpires Association and Scott Van Noordennen of the Eastern Football League have been recognised for their commitment and tireless work in shaping the next generation of Victorian umpires with the 2017 Umpire Coach of the Year Awards.
AFL Victoria is pleased to announce the Ballarat Football Netball League (BFNL) and Goulburn Valley League (GVL) have been selected to be part of the AFL Country Game on May 19.
Ryan MacKay has been announced as the 2017 Victorian NAB AFL Auskick Volunteer of the Year, after being recognised for his work with South Barwon’s NAB AFL Auskick Program at the 2017 AFL Victoria Community Football Awards on November 3. Jake Morris reports
AFL Barwon favourite Barry Orvis has been awarded the 2017 Allan Jeans Lifetime Achievement Award after almost 20 years of dedicated service to developing and coaching the next generation of AFL talent. Jake Morris reports.
Victoria’s Australian Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Coach of the Year recipients have been announced, following the 2017 AFL Victoria Community Football Awards gala dinner on Friday night.
A number of Victoria’s top community coaches, volunteers and umpires have been recognised for their outstanding work in season 2017 at the AFL Victoria Community Football Awards on Friday night.
A host of Multicultural high school students have flocked to Ross Straw Fields this week to lace up the boots for the 2017 Multicultural Secondary Schools State Boys and Girls Cups.
While the 2017 football season may be over, there is still a heap of Victorian football news from across the state this week in our Around the Grounds segment.
Developing his skills in AFL Victoria’s All Nations program as a junior, Changkuoth Jiath has progressed through the talent pathway to become one of Gippsland Power’s top draft prospects this year.