Indigenous News

Bradshaw & McCumber receive Indigenous program awards

Thomas Bradshaw and Chey McCumber – two talented leaders of AFL Victoria’s Laguntas and Boorimul junior football programs- have been recognised for their outstanding efforts this season at the KGI’s Awards and End of Year Celebration last week.

Diversity Coaching Academy

AFL Victoria is inviting registrations for its upcoming Diversity Coaching Academy.

2018 AFL 9s Spring season registrations

There’s less than a week left to register for the 2018 AFL 9s Spring competition! Sign up today and be part of the best social AFL competition this season!

2018 Community Ambassadors of the Year

Two of Victoria’s most dedicated Community Ambassadors have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to Australian Football this season at AFL Victoria’s 2018 Community Celebration event on Sunday.

D-Rod Squad paving the way for umpires

A new crop of umpires are making their mark on community football, following the introduction of AFL Victoria’s Diversity Umpiring program – The D-Rod Squad.

2018 Female Kickstart squad selected

Thirty of Victoria’s most talented Under 15 Indigenous female players will don the Big-V representative jumper this year after being selected as part of the 2018 Female Kickstart squad.

This Girl Can- Chloe Molloy & Tracee-Ann Delphin

As part of the VicHealth This Girl Can VIC campaign, we headed down to one of our Diversity Umpire sessions and chatted with Tracee-Ann Delphin about how football became a part of her lifestyle.

2018 Around the Grounds (Week 5)

As the month of May comes to a close and winter is upon us, we take a look back at what’s making news this week in football across the state.

AFL Umpires to don Indigenous shirt

Two Healesville teenagers and past Worawa Aboriginal College students have made their mark in AFL history, after designing the 2018 AFL Umpires’ shirt to be worn during the dedicated Sir Doug Nicholls Round this week. Anna Pavlou reports.

2018 Sir Doug Nicholls Round

AFL Victoria will celebrate the contribution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples have made to Australian Football this week in the annual AFL Sir Doug Nicholls Round from May 27-June 3.

Premier partners

Official Partners

Official licencee / supplier

Community Partners