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School Sport Victoria U16 State Team Trials to Commence This Weekend

Trials for the School Sport Victoria Under 16 State team will commence this weekend with a new trial format in place.more

Ivanhoe JFC to Make Female Football Debut

Ivanhoe JFC, the club that started the career of 2010 Victorian u18 captain, Jess Dal Pos, will this year field its own female u12 and u15 teams.more

Three New Teams at Fitzroy JFC

The Fitzroy JFC will burst onto the female football scene with three teams in the Yarra JFL this season.more

Eastern Devils Join The Youth Girls Chorus

The Eastern Devils Football Club are very excited to be adding a Youth Girls side to their roster in season 2014.more

St Kilda to field a Youth Girls team in 2014

St Kilda City Junior Football Club and St Kilda Sharks Women’s Football Team have combined to form a new Youth Girls Aussie Rules Footy team in 2014.more

Vic Metro and Country Trials to Begin This Month

AFL Victoria will begin their State team trial process for the Victoria Country and Metro Youth Girls team this month and is calling for girls to register now!more

AFL Victoria Announces 2014 Metro YG State Academies

AFL Victoria is pleased to announce the squads for metropolitan Youth Girls State Academies, which are based at the Calder Cannons and the Sandringham Dragonsmore

Women Invited to Focus Group on Football & Fitness

AFL Victoria is seeking women to join in a one hour focus group on Thursday August 22 and provide their input for an exciting new program.more

Four Gippsland Clubs Join Youth Girls Competition

AFL Victoria is pleased to announce this year’s Gippsland Youth Girls competition will begin on Sunday June 23.more

Follow Youth Girls Champs live

Follow the progress of Victoria's two sides at next week's Youth Girls National Championships in Shepparton.more

Join the AFL's Women's High Performance Academy in New Zealand

The AFL is looking for a photographer to join them on the first ever Women's High Performance Academy international tour to New Zealand in October.more

First ever Vic Metro U18 Youth Girls Team Selected

AFL Victoria is pleased to announce the inaugural Victorian Metro Youth Girls U18 State team that will contest the 2013 AFL National Championships in Shepparton from May 5-10.more

Hampden Girls To Thrive at VLine Cup

Twenty-two Hampden girls will represent the region at next week's VLine Cup.more

Vic Metro Reduced to Thirty

AFL Victoria has completed the first round of selections for the 2013 Victorian Metro Youth Girls U18 State team that will contest the 2013 AFL National Championships in Shepparton from May 5-10 but the team is not finalised yet.more

Inaugural Vic Country U18 Youth Girls State Team Announced

After nearly two years of planning and preparation, AFL Victoria is very pleased to announce the first ever Victorian Country Youth Girls U18 State team that will contest the 2013 AFL National Championships in Shepparton from May 5-10.more

AFL Victoria Seeking Players For Vic Metro Youth Girls State Team

AFL Victoria will conduct a trial for all girls aged 13-18 in metropolitan Melbourne for the first ever Victoria Metro State team on Monday March 18.more

Darebin Host Come & Try Day

The Darebin Women's Sports Club is hosting a Come and Try Day for girls aged 9-18 on Sunday March 17.more

Eastern Devils Seeking New Players

The Eastern Devils have relocated to Mulgrave and are now looking for more players.more

Country Girls Called Upon For State Selection

AFL Victoria is inviting all girls aged 13-18 to try out for the first ever Victoria Country Youth Girls State team.more

Montmorency Seeks U12s, U15s, U18s Players

Montmorency Junior Football Club is recruiting players for their new under 12s and under 15s teams to complement their under 18s team.more

Mornington Youth Girls Competition Come & Try Day

AFL Victoria and MPJFL are looking for girls between the ages of 13-18 to play Youth Girls Football on the Mornington Peninsula for the 2013 season.more

Register NOW - Victorian U16 School Girls Team Selection Trials

School Sport Victoria is now calling for registrations for the 2013 SSV Victorian School Girls U16 team selection trials.more

AFL Victoria Scholarships Now Available for Female Coaches to 2013 Attend AFL Coaches’ Conference

AFL Victoria will provide four female coaches with the opportunity to attend the 2013 AFL Coaches’ Conference at Etihad Stadium from February 8-10.more

Victorians Selected in Inaugural AFL Women's U16 High Performance Academy

Six young Victorian women have been selected to participate in the AFL's new Women's High Performance Academy for the country's best sixteen year olds.more

Shepparton to Host 2013 AFL Youth Girls National Championships

AFL Victoria is pleased to announce that the City of Shepparton will host the 2013 AFL Youth Girls National Championships.more

Victorian U18 Country & Metro Youth Girls Teams To Debut

AFL Victoria will field Victorian Country and Metro teams at 2013 National Youth Girls Championships.more

Groves & Burgen Join O'Loughlin on YG Academy Coaching Panel

AFL Victoria is pleased to announce Paul Groves, Graham Burgen and Shaun O’Loughlin as Head Coaches in AFL Victoria’s recently expanded Youth Girls Academy.more

2013 Youth Girls Academy Squads Announced

AFL Victoria has announced three squads for the Youth Girls Academy for 2013, as well as additions to the Futures Squad.more

New Girls Competitions Now Looking For Players

Leagues across Melbourne and Geelong are looking for girls aged 9-18 to play in new junior and Youth Girls competitions.more

Youth Girls Academy Members Visit Auskick Centres For AFL Women's Round

AFL Victoria's Youth Girls Academy members attended Auskick centres all over Victoria during AFL Women's Round.more

AFL Victoria Herald Sun Senior Girls Shield

The 2012 AFL Victoria Herald Sun School Girls shield was a hotly contested affair, reports AFL Victoria SEDA Diploma placement student, Kirsty White.more

AFL celebrates Women's Round

The AFL this week will celebrate AFL Women’s Round.more

NEW Gippsland League To Start in July

AFL Victoria, in conjunction with the Gippsland League and the support of Gippsport, will establish a Youth Girls competition in the La Trobe Valley in July.more

Melbourne FC To Run Girls Football School Holiday Program

The Melbourne FC and the VWFL are running a two day football experience for girls aged 13-17. No experience in the game required.more

U12s Girls Football Comes to Geelong

Football Geelong, in conjunction with AFL Victoria, will run a 6 week football program and competition for girls aged 9-12, starting on June 24.more

2013 SEDA Applications Now Open

SEDA has opened applications for their 2013 intake.more

Indigenous Program Coaching Course

Women and girls are being encouraged to register for AFL Victoria's Indigenous Program's FREE Level 1 Coach Accreditation Course to be run in conjunction with the Korin Gamadji Institute at the Richmond Football Club.more

New Girls Competitions Now Looking For Players

Leagues across Melbourne and Geelong are looking for girls aged 9-12 to play in new junior competitions. 

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Vics Make It 3 In A Row

Victoria were all class as they raced to their third AFL U18 Youth Girls Championship in Adelaide, completing the 2012 tournament undefeated.more

SMJFL Girls’ Footy Begins For Under 14s

South Metro Girls football kicks off this weekend with the launch of a new Under 14 girls competition.more

2013 Hallam Sports Academy Applications Now Open

Want to develop your football alongside your secondary school studies? Hallam College runs a specialised all girls AFL Academy.more

Youth Girls Galore in 2012 SSV Victorian U16 School Girls Team

Youth Girls Academy & Futures Squad players selected in 2012 School Sport Victoria School Girls Team.more

2012 Trident Academy A Success

A comprehensive program met this year's Melbourne Football Club's Trident Girls Academy.more

Applications now open for North Melbourne FC's Huddle Junior Girls Academy

Girls aged 9-14 are encouraged to apply for the 2012 Junior Girls Academy at North Melbourne Football Club's The Huddle space.more

2012 Victorian & AFL Victoria Development Teams Announced

AFL Victoria is pleased to announce the 2012 Victorian and AFL Victoria Development Youth Girls teams.more

VLine Cup Youth Girls Team of The Carnival Announced

As tradition befits, the Team of the Carnival has been announced for the 2012 V/Line Cup.

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Ballarat wins 2012 VCFL VLine Cup on Debut

The Ballarat Youth Girls representative team has won the 2012 VLine Cup in their debut year. 

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2012 VCFL VLine Cup Underway

The VCFL's VLine Cup has kicked off with girls from Ballarat, Bendigo, Geelong and Warrnambool hotly contesting the opening day of play. 

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SSV Announces First U16 School Girls State Squad

Youth Girls players feature prominently in School Sport Victoria's first squad of girls vying for a spot in the U16 Victorian School Girls team. 

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AFL VICTORIA VWFL ACADEMY

AFL Victoria and the Victorian Women’s Football League have this week announced a partnership to establish the AFL Victoria VWFL Academy.

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GOT WHAT IT TAKES TO PLAY LIKE Colin Sylvia?

The South East Juniors and the Melbourne Football Club, in conjunction with AFL Victoria, will run an all girls school holiday clinic.  

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2012 State Screening A Success

The 2012 Youth Girls State Screening was held today at Preston City Oval. 

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Melbourne FC Seeking Youth Girls For Trident Academy

The Melbourne FC is calling for 30 Youth Girls to become a part of their 2012 Trident Academy. 

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Register NOW For The 2012 U16 Victorian School Girls Team Trials

Registrations are now open for the 2012 Under 16 Victorian School Girls team trials to be held on Saturday March 24.

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Girls Invited to Train at Carlton Football Club Clinic

The Carlton Football Club is offering up Visy Park to all girls aged 13-18 who live in Melbourne's northern suburbs for a two hour training session. 

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Wonthaggi Girls Get Melbourne Football Club Visit & Clinic

The Melbourne Football Club will run an all girls football clinic in Wonthaggi on February 13.

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Looking For A Female Team in 2012?

Find a team in 2012 at PlayAFL.

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New Girls Competitions Now Looking For Players

Leagues across Melbourne and Geelong are looking for girls aged 9-12 to play in new junior competitions. 

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13-18, Female & Want To Play For Victoria?

AFL Victoria will be running a State screening training session for Victorian girls aged 13-18 on Sunday March 18 at 12pm at Visy Park (Carlton FC), Royal Parade, Carlton North. Register here.

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Register Here for the Albury-Wodonga Girls Superclinic

Register for the Albury-Wodonga Girls Superclinic now. 

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North Ballarat Rebels Host New Country Youth Girls Academy

Country girls in Victoria will now have access to their own Youth Girls Academy in a new AFL Victoria initiative.

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Gippsland & Albury-Wodonga to Join Youth Girls in 2012

Youth Girls football is due for its biggest country expansion yet, with two new competitions to start in 2012.

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Albury-Wodonga to Enjoy Victoria's Best Talent

AFL Victoria’s Youth Girls Academy will visit north eastern Victoria next month when it’s annual Community Camp is held.

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Ellie Blackburn Honoured by Sports Minister

Victorian representative Ellie Blackburn has been awarded the Minister's Award for Sportsperson of the Year at the 2011 Victorian Government's Community Sport and Recreation Awards.

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New Futures Squad announced to run alongside 2012 Youth Girls Academy

As well as the 2012 Youth Girls Academy, a Futures Squad will run for girls seen as future representative footballers.

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Results from 2011 Youth Girls Presentation Night

Jessica Dal Pos was awarded the 2011 Eva-Peers medal, while Tayla Rhodes & Riley Shapter came out winners after a thrilling vote count in the Geelong Youth Girls Best & Fairest. Click through to see all the award winners...

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Victoria Claims Second National Title

Victoria overran an athletic Western Australia in the final of the 2011 AFL National Under 18 Youth Girls Championships on the Gold Coast. 

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Have Your Say About Youth Girls Football!

AFL Victoria's 2011 Youth Girls Evaluation survey is now online.

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You're Invited to the 2011 AFL Victoria Vote Count & Presentation Night

AFL Victoria will hold it's annual Youth Girls Vote Count and Presentation Night on Sunday October 23 2011.

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Gilmour Pips Perry in Warrnambool Youth Girls Best & Fairest

The inaugural Warrnambool Youth Girls competition came to a close last night, with players honoured at a Presentation Night.

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TAC Cup Coaches to Feature at 2011 AFL National Under 18 Youth Girls Championships

AFL Victoria has finalised its support team for this month’s 2011 AFL National Under 18 Youth Girls Championships.

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Barwon Heads Wins First Premiership

Barwon Heads has beaten Leopold in the 2011 Geelong Youth Girls Grand Final.

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Country Girls To Feature at National Championships

The Victorian and AFL Victoria Development teams have been finalised.

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St Albans Enjoy Undefeated Season

St Albans Youth Girls won their second consecutive Western Youth Girls Grand Final on Saturday.

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Barwon Heads To Play In First Grand Final

Barwon Heads Youth Girls team defeated last year’s Premiers, Clonard College, in the first Geelong Youth Girls semi final on Sunday. 

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Sunbury Sets Up Western Grand Final Replay

Sunbury’s Youth Girls put in a dominant display of football to defeat Melbourne University in the first Western Youth Girls Semi Final on Saturday.

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Victorian Squad Finalised

AFL Victoria has selected 58 players for its overall squad for the 2011 AFL National Under 18 Youth Girls Championships.

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Victorian Secondary Girls Shine

Victoria's Under 16 School Girls finished their first School Sport Australia National Football Championships undefeated. 

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At Last! Warrnambool Joins Youth Girls Program

The inaugural Warrnambool Youth Girls competition began last night with four teams representing the Warrnambool Football Netball Club and the Warrnambool District Football Netball League. 

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Final Screening Girls Added to State Squad

Twelve Youth Girls have been added to the Victorian Youth Girls squad after last night's State screening session.  

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South East Juniors Claim Fifth Metropolitan Championships Title

The South East Juniors have won their fifth consecutive Metropolitan Championships title. 

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Final Chance To Be Invited To State Training

Youth Girls have one last chance to attend a State screening and secure an invitation to train with the State squad. 

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2011 Victorian Team Training Kicks Off

Selection training for the Under 18 Victorian and AFL Victoria Development teams begins this Monday.

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Want To Play Footy in Warrnambool? Here's Your Chance

Register here for the 2011 Warrnambool Youth Girls Competition.

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Warrnambool Girls To Feature in State Trials

Twenty-two girls from all over Victoria have been added to the Victorian Under 18 Youth Girls State Squad following yesterday's State screening.

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Taste of Football For Warrnambool Girls

Warrnambool held their first ever school girls football carnival day last week.

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SEJ and Western Youth Girls To Contest AFL Victoria's Metropolitan Championships Grand Final

The South East Juniors and the Western Youth Girls will contest the Grand Final in the Metropolitan Championships for the fifth consecutive year.

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Ballarat FL Youth Girls Information Session & Clinic Well Attended

On Monday night, the MECU Ballarat Football League held an information session and football clinic for girls interested in competing in the first ever Youth Girls Football Competition in Ballarat.

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2011 AFL National Youth Girls Championships Dates Confirmed

The AFL has confirmed the dates for the 2011 AFL National Youth Girls Championships.

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2011 AFL Victoria Metropolitan Championships Fixture Released

The fixture for the 2011 AFL Victoria Metropolitan Championships has been released.

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2011 Western Interleague Team Selected

All ten Western Youth Girls teams will be represented at June's AFL Victoria Metropolitan Junior Championships.

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Four Ballarat FNL Clubs To Field Youth Girls Teams

Four Ballarat FNL clubs have indicated their interest in setting up the first Ballarat Youth Girls competition.

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Hallam College Now Taking Enrolments for 2012 Girls Football Academy

Hallam College has opened enrolments for its 2012 Girls Football Academy.

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REGISTER HERE - AFL Victoria Seeking Players For New Junior Girls Competition

AFL Victoria is seeking over 400 girls aged 9-12 to play in one of five new junior girls competitions around Melbourne in 2011.

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Geelong Win 2011 VLine Cup

The Geelong Youth Girls team has claimed its second VLine Cup Victorian Country Youth Girls Championships title in as many years.

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Melbourne FC Trident Girls Academy

The Melbourne Football Club launches the “Trident Girls Football Academy”

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Youth Girls Galore in School Sport Victoria U16 Squad

Youth Girls dominated School Sport Victoria's U16 initial squad after Saturday's first selection trial.

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Youth Girls Academy To Practise Against VWFL Academy

The Youth Girls Academy will play in a practice match against the VWFL Academy later this month.

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2011 VLine Cup Victorian Country Youth Girls Championships Teams Announced

Teams for this year's VLine Cup Victorian Country Youth Girls Championships have been announced.

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Melbourne FC Looking For Youth Girls To Join Trident Academy

The Melbourne Football Club is seeking applications from Youth Girls to join their two day Trident Youth Girls Academy program in April.

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2011 Western Interleague Team Trials

Calling all WESTERN Youth Girls...the 2011 Western Youth Girls Interleague Trials are here...

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Players Needed For Season 2011

AFL Victoria is still looking for players for Youth Girls teams for season 2011.

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New Coach Education & Mentoring Program Launched

AFL Victoria is now seeking applicants for its new Youth Girls Academy Coach Education and Mentoring program.

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New Ballarat Football League Youth Girls Competition in 2011

The Ballarat Football League will become the first country football league to set up its own Youth Girls football competition in 2011.

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Geelong & Western Girls to Re-Register Online

Girls who have already played in the Geelong and Western Youth Girls competitions can reregister online for the 2011 season.

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Work Experience Opportunity at Melbourne FC

A unique Work Experience opportunity at an AFL club for Year 9-12 students .

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First Youth Girls Match For 2011

The 2011 Youth Girls Academy have their first match of the year this Sunday - against themselves.

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2011 Youth Girls Academy kicks off with Camp in Toolangi

The second annual Youth Girls Academy Camp was a great success as the 2011 squad of 80 players, umpires and staff took to Alpine Ash Retreat near Toolangi.

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Football has Lost a Pioneer and a Hero

FOOTBALL lost a pioneer, a hero and a great ambassador for women with the sad passing of Jill Lindsay this week.

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New AFL Resource To Start New Youth Girls Teams & Competitions

The AFL has produced a new resource to help leagues clubs start up new Youth Girls competitions and teams.

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Live in the South East? Want to Play Footy? Narre South Looking For New Players

The Narre South Lions are looking for new players for their Youth Girls team.

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A Movie With Seville Ranges?

The Seville Ranges Youth Girls team is having a movie night at Rochford Winery as a fundraiser to kick off the season.

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Youth Girls Academy Joins Essendon FC Community Spirit

Former Youth Girls Academy members have spent the last two days alongside Essendon footballers as part of the EFC Community Camp.

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2011 North Melbourne FC Junior Girls Academy Registrations Now Open

Registrations for the 2011 North Melbourne Football Club Junior Girls Academy are now open.

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Women In Sport Campaign

Women's Health Magazine will spend the next year campaiging for greater awareness of women in sport to encourage more girls and women to be active.

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New Teams Galore For Record Bound 2011

The biggest annual increase in Youth Girls participation is on the cards for season 2011.

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NFL To Run Northern Youth Girls

The Northern Football League will take over the administration of the Northern Youth Girls in 2011.

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AFL Victoria Releases Female Football Review

AFL Victoria has released the much anticipated report from the 2010 Review of Female Football in Victoria.more
Victorian Head Coach, Andrew Jago

Andrew Jago Announced as AFL Victoria's 2011 Youth Girls Academy Coach

2010 Victorian Head Coach, Andrew Jago, has been announced as the coach of the 2011 Youth Girls Academy program.more

2011 Youth Girls Academy Announced

The 2011 Youth Girls Academy squad was announced at AFL Victoria's Youth Girls Presentation Night recently.more

2010 Youth Girls Survey

AFL Victoria is conducting it's annual review of the Youth Girls competition. Here's your chance to help improve our program.more

Eva and Peers Honoured With Medal

Two of AFL Victoria’s longest serving players, Alicia Eva and Chloe Peers, have been honoured with the naming of a new annual medal at AFL Victoria’s Youth Girls Presentation Night last week.more

Nearly 300 Celebrate 2010 Youth Girls Season

Nearly three hundred people celebrated the 2010 Youth Girls season at the San Remo Ballroom in Carlton on Friday.more

East Malvern Still Reigning Premiers

East Malvern has defeated Chirnside Park for the second consecutive year in the 2010 Eastern Youth Girls Grand Final.more

Darebin Claims Northern Title in Perfect Season

Darebin has won the 2010 Northern Youth Girls Premiership.more

Eight Victorians Named All Stars

Eight Victorians have been named in the 22 player ‘All-Stars’ team at the inaugural AFL National Youth Girls Under 18 Championships.more

Victorian Wins Inaugural National Youth Girls Championships

Victoria's Under 18 Youth Girls team has claimed the inaugural AFL Youth Girls National Championships title with a thrilling fifteen point win over Western Australia.more

2010 AFL National Youth Girls U18 Championships News and Results

2010 AFL National Youth Girls U18 Championships news and results can be found here.more

National Championships Venue Change

Due to the heavy rain over the weekend, the venue for days 1 and 2 of the 2010 National Under 18 Youth Girls Championships has changed.more

St Albans Usurps Sunbury In Western Youth Girls Grand Final

St Albans have defeated Sunbury in the 2010 Western Youth Girls Grand Finalmore

Marong Claims 2010 Bendigo Title In Historic Match

The Marong Youth Girls have won the 2010 Bendigo Youth Girls Grand Final in the tightest game in Youth Girls history.more

Victorian and AFL Victoria Development Team Contacts

Contact details for representative staff are listed here.more

2010 Under 18 Victoria and AFL Victoria Development Teams Selected

AFL Victoria has selected two teams in the upcoming inaugural AFL National Under 18 Youth Girls Championships.more

Sunbury Win Third Joanne Duncan Cup

Sunbury Youth Girls have defeated Melton in the third annual Joanne Duncan Cup.more

Academy Girls Train With Eastern Ranges

Academy girls from the DDJFL and Eastern Youth Girls competitions trained alongside their elite male counterparts at the Eastern Ranges TAC Cup club last night. East Malvern player, Kate Macqueen, reports on the night.more

2010 AFL Victoria Junior Girls Information Session

AFL Victoria is running an information session for girls playing junior football in Victoria. Register here!more

2010 AFL National Youth Girls Under 18 Championships Draw Released

The draw for the first ever AFL Youth Girls Under 18 National Championships has been released.more

2010 Joanne Duncan Cup

The 3rd annual Joanne Duncan Cup will be played this Sunday.more

Six Degrees Give Academy Girls Executive Lesson

Six Degrees Executive Recruitment were on hand at this month's Youth Girls Academy session.more

Victorian U16 Schools Team Wins Game 1

The Victorian Under 16 School Girls team has won their first match of School Sport Australia's National Australian Football Championships in Perth.more

Clonard College Wins 2010 Geelong Youth Girl Grand Final

Clonard College have enjoyed the perfect season - not dropping a game on their way to their first Youth Girls premiership.more

Buzsard To Lead Second Victorian Youth Girls Representative Team

AFL Victoria has appointed Peter Buzsard as Head Coach to lead its Development team at September’s AFL National Youth Girls Under 18 Championships.more

Calling All Youth Girls Interleague Players

AFL Victoria is reviewing this year's country and metropolitan interleague competitions and would like to hear from all girls who played in the competitions this year.more

2010 Victorian Team Invitations

The 2010 Victorian Team invitations are now online.more

Girls Take Over The MCG

Over 160 girls participated in the first ever AFL Victoria Girls Auskick Superclinic recently.more

2010 Victorian Team and AFL Victoria Development Team Training Dates Announced

Training dates for the 2010 Victorian team and AFL Victoria Development team have been announced.more

Geelong Youth Girls Finals Set To Sizzle

The 2010 Geelong Youth Girls finals series kicks off this week.more

DDJFL Youth Girls Claim Fourth Title

The DDJFL Youth Girls representative team has claimed its fourth consecutive title at AFL Victoria's Metropolitan Junior Championships.more

Geelong Wins Inaugural Country Championships

Geelong has won the first ever Youth Girls Country Championships.more

2010 Bendigo Youth Girls Team Selected

The 2010 Bendigo Youth Girls representative has been selected for next week's Youth Girls Country Championships.more

Inaugural Geelong Youth Girls Representative Team Selected

The first ever Geelong Youth Girls representative team has been selected for next week's Country Championships.more

DDJFL and Western Youth Girls To Face Off In Metropolitan Championships Grand Final

The DDJFL and the Western Youth Girls representative teams will face off for the fourth consecutive time in AFL Victoria's Metropolitan Championships Grand Final on July 3.more

2010 Metropolitan Junior Championships Kick Off

The 2010 AFL Victoria Metropolitan Junior Championships have arrived, with some class amongst the Youth Girls ranks.more

Box Hill Secondary College Offers Specialist Football Program for Girls

Box Hill Secondary College will offer a new specialist football program for girls from 2011.more

2010 Bendigo Representative Team Selection Training Starts on Monday June 7

2010 Bendigo Representative Team Selection Training Starts on Monday June 7. The venue is still to be confirmed.more

Western Youth Girls Training & Jumper Presentation Details

The 2010 Western Youth Girls Team's Jumper Presentation will be held after training on Monday June 7 at Crofts Reserve, home of the Western Jets.

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Worawa Girls On ABC Stateline

Girls from Worawa who participated in AFL Victoria's basic umpiring course were featured on the ABC's Stateline program last week.more

Geelong School Competition Wrapped Up

A record number of girls and teams participated in this year's Geelong School Girls' carnival.more

Hallam Senior College Football Academy Now Looking For Female Footballers

Hallam Senior College AFL Girls Academy will be conducting interviews for 2011 enrolments shortly.more

2010 DDJFL Interleague Team Selected

The first ever Dandenong & District Junior Football League Youth Girls representative team has been selected.more

Change of Venue For Next Academy Session

AFL Victoria's Youth Girls Academy will now meet at Maribyrnong Secondary College on Monday June 21.more

Eastern Interleague Training - May 26

Eastern Interleague Training on Wednesday May 26 will be held at the East Burwood Football Club, corner of Burwood Highway and Mahoneys Roard, East Burwood at 7:15pm.more

2010 Northern Youth Girls Interleague Team Selected

The 2010 Northern Youth Girls Interleague team was selected last night.more

2010 Eastern Youth Girls Interleague Team Selected

The 2010 Eastern Youth Girls Interleague Team was selected tonight at the Eastern Ranges' home ground.more

2010 AFL Victoria Metropolitan Junior Championships Draw Now Available

The fixture for the 2010 AFL Victoria Metropolitan Junior Championships is now available.more

2010 Western Youth Girls Interleague Team Selected

The 2010 Western Youth Girls Interleague Team was selected last night.more

Academy Girls Inspire Auskick Girls and Boys

The 2010 Youth Girls Academy players attended over twenty Auskick centres this weekend.more

Umpiring Is Everyone's Business Campaign Launched

Just like coaches, team managers, water runners and the myriad of non-playing participants in our game, umpires are vital in ensuring we can play each weekend. The AFL's 'Umpiring Is Everyone's Business' campaign was launched this week in the lead up to this weekend's games.more

Dandenong DJFL Youth Girls Interleague Training Starts This Week

Training for the Youth Girls Junior Development Team (Interleague) that competes in the AFL Victoria Metropolitan Junior Championships commences on Tuesday 11 May at Casey Fields Oval 4.more

2010 Interleague Appointments Announced

AFL Victoria is pleased to announce staff appointments for the 2010 Metropolitan Championships.more

Interleague Training Starts Next Week

Training for the Eastern, Northern and Western Interleague Youth Girls teams begins next week. Dates, times and venues are listed here.more

Youth Girls Dominate Victorian U16 School Girls Selection

Nineteen Youth Girls have been selected to represent Victoria in the Under 16 National School Girls Australian Football Championships in July.more

Round 1 DDJFL Youth Girls Results

The DDJFL Youth Girls competition kicked off on the weekend.more

Deer Park FC Seeking Youth Girls Players

The Deer Park Football Club will enter a Youth Girls team in 2011 and is now looking for players and support staff to be a part of the team.more

Round One A Roaring Success

AFL Victoria's 2010 Youth Girls Competition began on Friday afternoon in Geelong.more

Hallam College Girls Kick Auskick Goals

Hallam College's Female Football Academy members have delivered a female Auskick program to local schools in their area.more

Saintly Demon Shanahan Shows Youth Girls The Way

Former St Kilda and Melbourne defender Jamie Shanahan was this month's guest coach at AFL Victoria's Youth Girls Academy.more

Over Ninety Attend U16 Victorian School Girls Trials

Selection trials for the Victorian Under 16 School Girls team were very competitive on Saturday at Windy Hill.more

First North Melbourne Female Academy Session A Success

Over twenty girls attended North Melbourne Football Club's first Female Academy session at Arden St.more

Interleague Positions Now Open

Applications are now being sought for 2010 Youth Girls Representative teams for both the Youth Girls Metropolitan and Country Championships.more

DDJFL To Take Over South Eastern Youth Girls

The Dandenong and District Junior Football League will become the first Victorian football league to run it's own all-girls' competition when it takes over the South Eastern Youth Girls competition later this week.more

Academy Girls Share Their Footy in Dandenong and Casey

AFL Victoria’s Youth Girls Academy members were participants in recent community events for the City of Casey and City of Greater Dandenong.more

St Simons Appoint Three Time Premiership Player As Coach

Rowville's St Simon's Junior Football Club has appointed three time premiership player, Emily Nadj to the role of Youth Girls coach for 2010.more

Keon Park Stars Joins Northern Youth Girls Competition

A year after affiliating with the Lalor Stars Women's Football Team, Keon Park Stars Junior Football Club will have their own Youth Girls team.more

North Melbourne FC Seeking Female Players

The North Melbourne Football Club will establish a Female Academy for grade 4 to year 8 girls.more

New Victorian Under 18 Youth Girls Coach Appointed

AFL Victoria is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Jago to the role of Victorian Under 18 Youth Girls Coach for 2010.more

Gippsland Girls To Get Youth Girls Competition in 2010

Gippsland will become the State’s seventh region to have its own all female community based football competition for teenage girls.more

Chirnside Park May Field Second Side In 2010

The Chirnside Park Panthers have built on last year's success by increasing their playing numbers.more

2010 Youth Girls Academy Preseason Camp A Success

The first ever Youth Girls Academy Preseason Camp was held over the weekend, with seventy players, umpires and staff in attendance.more

AFL Offers Level 2 Coaching Scholarships For Women

The AFL is providing a Level 2 Coaching Scholarship for a woman in each State.more

Seville Seeks Youth Girls

The Seville Junior Football Club are still looking for more players to join their ranks.more

Academy Girls Visit Shepparton With Essendon Football Club

Two Youth Girls Academy members from the 2009 brigade were selected to participate in Essendon Football Club's Community Camp in Shepparton last week.more

Altona Vikings Seek New Players

Altona Vikings JFC are looking for new players to join their Youth Girls team for season 2010.more

Victorian School Girls Trials To Be Held In April

Trials for the 2010 Under 16 School Girls Victorian Team will be held on April 10 at Windy Hill.more

Healesville JFC Take On Youth Girls

The Healesville Junior Football Club will be establishing their own under 18 Youth Girls team in 2010.more

Hampton Rovers Seeking Players

Hampton Rovers Amateur Football Club is seeking players for their new Youth Girls team for 2010.more

Want To Take Your Football To Another Level? Find Out How In 2010...

The 2010 Youth Girls calendar is packed with opportunities to play representative football.more

AFL Victoria Vacancies: Female Football Development Squad

AFL Victoria is seeking coaches for the 2010 Female Football Development Squad. The Squad conducts clinics in schools throughout Melbourne, promoting female participation in Australian football.more

2010 Youth Girls Academy To Open With Camp

The 2010 Youth Girls Academy program will open with a two day camp at Toolangi in February.more

AFL Indigenous Sports Academy Now All-Female

Worawa College, the school of West Coast Eagles champion David Wirrpanda, is now an all female AFL Sports Academy.more

AFL Victoria Appoints Ex-AFL Umpire As Female Umpires’ Coach

Former AFL Grand Final Umpire, Martin Ellis, has been appointed as the Umpires’ Coach of AFL Victoria’s Youth Girls Academy in 2010.more

New Teams For 2010

A number of new teams have expressed interest in joining the 2010 Youth Girls competition.more

AFL Victoria's Youth Girls and Kombat Join Forces

AFL Victoria has signed a new deal that will see all Youth Girls players in Kombat on field apparel next year.more

Final Academy Session Held For 2009 Squad

The final Youth Girls Academy session was held for the 2009 squad was held last night at the MCG.more

Female Football News From Around Australia

There is still plenty happening in the off season, both here and around Australia.more
Victorian Academy and Representative Players, Alicia Eva and Nicola Stevens with Female Football Development Manager, Chyloe Kurdas

AFL Victoria's Youth Girls Academy Awarded SRV Honour

AFL Victoria's Youth Girls Academy was last night named Victoria's leading Sport and Recreation Education program at the 2009 Sport and Recreation Victoria Awards ceremony at the MCG.more

Stevens and Butler Coached By Lindsay Gilbee

Two of AFL Victoria's Youth Girls Academy members have been awarded scholarships for the new Lindsay Gilbee Elite Kicking School.more

AFL Victoria Partners with Bill Hutchison Foundation

AFL Victoria’s Youth Girls Academy has announced a new major partnership with the Bill Hutchison Foundation.more

Youth Girls Academy Finalists in Victorian Sport & Recreation Awards

The Youth Girls Academy has been named as a finalist in the Victorian Goverrnment's Sport and Recreation Awards.more

What The Blog? Introducing A Youth Girls Commentary...

More ways to stay up to date with the Youth Girls world...more

Youth Girls Now On Facebook

You can now stay up to date with the Youth Girls program on Facebook.more

Youth Girls Coach Wins Eastern Region Female Coach Of The Year

Shelley Beggs has been named AFL Victoria's Eastern Region Female Coach of the Year.more

2009 Youth Girls Presentation Night

The 2009 Youth Girls Presentation Night was held tonight at the Manningham Club in Bulleen, with over 220 guests in attendance to celebrate the many achievements of our Youth Girls and their clubs. All the award winners are listed here.more

2009 Youth Girls Presentation Night

With season 2009 now finished, our attention now turns to the Youth Girls End of Season Presentation Night.more

Queensland Under 18 Team Announced

AFL Queensland have selected their team for this weekend's Interstate Challenge.more

First Ever Victorian School Girls' Team Selected

The inaugural Victorian Secondary School Girls' team has been selected, with a mixture of Youth Girls, junior footballers and school footballers making up the squad.more

AFL Victoria Seeking Youth Girls Teams For 2010

AFL Victoria is now seeking expressions of interest for new clubs to join the evergrowing Youth Girls competition in 2010. Download AFL Victoria's Youth Girls Club Information Guide here.more
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