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 CHFL Finals

CHFL Preliminary Finals (6th & 7th September)


* Entrance prices for the first three weeks of the finals $10 Adults, $5 Pensioners / 15 – 17 years of age; Under 15 free entry, Programs $2


Date Matches (in order of play) Teams Start Time Venue
Saturday 6th September Under 14.5 Preliminary Final (1) Hepburn v Ballan 9.30am Learmonth
  Under 17.5 Preliminary Final (1) Hepburn v Creswick 11.00am  
  Reserves Preliminary Final (1) Bungaree v Ballan 12.40pm  
  Seniors Preliminary Final (1) Gordon v Bungaree 2.35pm  
Sunday 7th September Under 14.5 Preliminary Final (2) Buninyong v Creswick 9.30am Dunnstown
  Under 17.5 Preliminary Final (2) Bungaree v Beaufort 11.00am  
  Reserves Preliminary Final (2) Waubra v Springbank 12.40pm  
  Seniors Preliminary Final (2) Waubra v Springbank 2.35pm  




  Team identified by ladder finishing position for games one to four.


Day 1 – Saturday 23rd August


Game 1 First Qualifying Final




Winner into First Preliminary Final. Loser into Second semi Final

Game 2 First Elimination Final




Winner into Second semi final. Loser is eliminated






Day 2 – Sunday 24th August


Game 3 Second Qualifying Final




Winner into Second Preliminary Final. Loser into First Semi Final

Game 4 Second Elimination Final




Winner into First Semi Final.

Loser is eliminated






Day 3 – Saturday 30th August

Game 5 Second Semi Final

Loser of Game 1


Winner of Game 2

Winner into second Preliminary final.

Loser is eliminated






Day 4 – Sunday 31st August

Game 6 First Semi Final

Loser of Game 3


Winner of Game 4

Winner into first Preliminary Final.

Loser is eliminated.






Preliminary Finals –

The higher ranked winner from Game 1 First Qualifying Final and Game 3 Second Qualifying Final will play in the preliminary final on Day 5






Day 5 – Saturday 6th September & Day 6 – Sunday 7th September

Game 7 - First Preliminary Final

Winner Game 1


Winner Game 6

Winner into Grand Final.

Loser is eliminated

Game 8 – Second Preliminary Final

Winner Game 3


Winner Game 5

Winner into Grand Final.

Loser is eliminated






Day 9 – Saturday 13th September

Game 9 – Grand Final

Winner Game 7


Winner Game 8







 Interleague photograph orders

Photo's from the senior and junior interleague matches can be found on the Thornton Richards Camera House website.

All senior players will have a photo supplied by the league.

To place an order go to camerahouseballarat.com.au - pro events -football association- interleague photos or order through the store in the 400 block of Sturt Street Ballarat.


Lucas House and Land Packages

Two Three Bedroom Houses

A current offering through the partnership between Bendigo Bank CHFL, Des Rix Homes, Integra, Peter McErvale Real Estate and Bendigo Bank.

House and Land packages are now available for purchase off the plan. Please contact Peter McErvale Real Estate for more information on 0408 508 674. Building to start soon!

In partnership with Des Rix Homes, Integra, Bendigo Bank and Peter McErvale the Bendigo Bank Central Highlands Football League has two exciting house and land packages available in Ballarat's newest suburb, Lucas.

The houses will be built on the corner of Wilmott St. and Holgate Rd, Lucas.

This is a great opportunity to be one of the first to enjoy the experience of living in a masterplanned community, with excellent passive and active recreation open spaces, shopping and related utilities.

These house and land packages are available now for purchase and all registrations of interest in these packages needs to be with Peter McErvale at Peter McErvale Real Estate.

Copies of the  draft plans and location of the land is available at the bottom of this home page. 



Preferred Uniform Supplier

The Bendigo Bank Central Highlands F.L. has formed an partnership with Loco Sportswear as the preferred uniform supplier within the CHFL providing on and off field uniforms to clubs within the league.

Loco Sportswear is a licensed AFL Victoria Country supplier able to provide matchday jumpers and socks, netball skirts and off field apparel to suit all needs of clubs.

Attached below is a copy of their catalogue. All orders are recommended to be placed directly with Loco Sportswear.

For further information contact  Gary March on 0412 359936 or e-mail gary@hopgreen.com.au




Advertising Opportunities with the Central Highlands Football League

The CHFL website received over 1.7 million hits last season, if you would like the opportunity to advertise on a monthly basis on the home page contact Rosa Ryan on 0438 337125 for details!

Be part of one of the largest community football leagues within country Victoria!