AGM REMINDER - 22 November

We are restructuring the club and require the help of as many parents as possible.

All positions are able to be "shared" positions so if you are considering volunteering and helping our club please come along to the AGM and advise where you are able to help.

Many hands make light work, we are rewarding families with free fees for taking specific roles.

If you haven't joined our Facebook page please do so to keep up to date, our page is Zillmere Eagles AFC.

We are embarking upon an exciting period in the clubs history, there has never been a better time to get involved & be a part of this next Eagles chapter.   


2015 U16 Footy Trip Fund Raisers

Hi all,

As many may (or may not) know the 2015 U16s are looking to head to Melbourne next year for a club footy trip. Fund raising is already well underway with more on the horizon.

Get your family & freinds down to any of the below locations on the nominated dates and either jump on the burners or buy a snag in support of this great initiative.

Sunday 19th October, BCF Virginia on Sandgate Rd, Virgina

Saturday 25th October, AMART Sports on Sandgate Rd, Virgina

Saturday 25th October, Bunnings off Gympie Rd, Carseldine 

A BIG Eagles thank you to the above businesses for their support.

Stay tuned for more events, if you can assist please contact Chris Healy on 0412 584 565

Senior Teams Camp

An end of season camp trip is planned for the weekend of 25 October, itinitially planned for the Colts it has been suggested and agreed why not open to all our seniors teams, something we hope will become an annual event.

For those available on Friday 24th some of us will head up to claim some areas for Camp Eagle Rock!

BYO everything;
Sleeping bags, etc.
Your drinks
A torch, sites we grab are unpowered
Ice can be purchased on site

We'll have the Eagles mobile BBQ so no need to worry about bringing cooking gear, we've got that covered.

Don't forget your chair & sun screen for a few good yarns & laughs.

Book direct with Lake Somerset Holiday Park; 



AFL 9's is commencing October 14th at our club.

Register your interest/team today!!

Coaching Positions Now Open

C O A C H E S     W A N T E D

The MIGHTY Zillmere Eagles is seeking Expressions of Interest for the following positions:

• Senior Men’s Coach and Assistant Coach
• Senior Football Manager
• Senior Women’s Coach and Assistant Coach

• Colts Coach and Assistant Coach

• Youth Coaches from 12’s – 17’s
• Junior Coaches from 6’s – 11’s

• First Aid/Trainers
• Players for all teams
... Volunteers for game day

Please send applications to
For further information contact Brett Zeidler on 0403 895 131

All EOI’s for Senior positions must be received by Friday October 10th 2014
All EOI’s for Youth positions must be received by Friday November 7th 2014


Date(s) Claimer

Dear Parents/Caregivers,

We trust that you are enjoying the break from football.  We wish to advise of a few events happening/coming up at the club. 

  • AGM - November 22nd from 10.30am  at the club
  • Wet n Wild Family Fun Day - November 8th
  • Coaching positions open
  • Volunteer thank you day - 22nd November from 1.00pm

We are restructuring the club and moving forward we require the help of as many parents as possible. All positions are able to be "shared" positions so if you are considering volunteering and helping our club move forward please come along to the AGM and advise where you are able to help or complete a form that will be placed on our website shortly.  Many hands make light work and we are rewarding families with free fees for taking specific roles. More information will be sent shortly and placed on our website/facebook page.  If you haven't liked our Facebook page then please do so......our page is Zillmere Eagles AFC 

We are having our annual Wet n Wild day and I need confirmation of numbers by October 24th.  If you would like to attend the cost is $29 per person.  This includes entry into Movie World after 2.30pm   Please deposit the money directly into the clubs bank account with your family name and WNW as a reference. BSB - 084209  Account Number - 810257131  Account Name -  Zillmere Eagles Juniors Bank - NAB  The club will have it's own sectioned off area and once numbers are collated we will be in touch with all members and distribute tickets to all.

We wish to have a BBQ for all our wonderful volunteers.  We will hold this day after our AGM.  We expect our AGM to be over within the hour so that gives us time to set up and prepare for our thank you BBQ.  We would love to see as many of our amazing volunteers as possible from 1.00pm Saturday November 22nd.

Thank you all and we look forward to catching up. 

Zillmere Eagles Committee

In the news ...... Girls Lead Charge

Tayla Harris 1 of 3 Queenslanders named in Women's Draft


CONGRATULATIONS Tayle for being one of three Queenslanders being selected in the 2014 AFL Women’s Draft that was held at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne.

Emma Zielke from Coorparoo was first cab off the rank, selected by Melbourne with Pick #7.

The Bulldogs struck next, picking up Yeronga’s Emily Bates with pick #14, while Zillmere’s Tayla Harris was nabbed by the Demons at #17.

They join Leah Kaslar who was drafted in 2013 and retained by the Demons for this year’s match.

The Western Bulldogs and Melbourne Football Clubs each made 12 selections to complete their teams that will play in the AFL Women’s Exhibition Match on Sunday June 29 at Etihad Stadium.

Last night’s selections.

Western Bulldogs
#14.Emily Bates                      Yeronga, (Q)

#7.Emma Zielke                      Coorparoo (Q)
#17.Tayla Harris                      Zillmere, (Q)[tt_news]=2771&tx_ttnews[backPid]=4&cHash=898250747a

Reuban William - Queensland Under 16 Squad

CONGRATULATIONS Reuban, a member of our 18s team and long time Eagle for his selection in the Queensland State Academy Under 16 squad for 2014. 

State Under 16 Academy coach John Rankin is very excited about the quality of the squad and believes it has the necessary mix of players and skills to be very competitive at the 2014 AFL National Under 16 Championships being held on the Gold Coast commencing Saturday July 5 – Saturday July 12. 

John wanted to thank all Regions plus the Lions and SUNS academies for the preparation of all players thus far before handing them over to the State coaching and support team. 

Queensland Diversity
Reuben William             Zillmere
Jonathan Macanawi       University Queensland

For more squad details follow the below link;[pointer]=3&tx_ttnews[tt_news]=2770&tx_ttnews[backPid]=129&cHash=2c2df1b7b7

2014 QWAFL Fixtures/Results

The Woman enter a new chapter this year against some familiar faces in 2014, along with some new teams;

Yeronga South Brisbane
Coolangatta Tweed
Griffith Marooka
Wilston Grange

2014 - 18s Colts, Northern Division Fixtures

The 18s Colts Eagles 18's join the Northern region competition for 2014. The teams are as follows; 

  1. Maroochydore
  2. North Shore
  3. Caboolture
  4. Caloundra
  5. Zillmere
  6. Aspley
  7. Mayne
  8. Noosa  

This is an exciting opportunity for the boys with all teams being new to the Eagles, with the exception of Aspley which will likely see a healthy local derby rivalry.  

The schedule can be found below & attached.  


Fictures link can be found below;

2014 QAFA (B) Senior Mens Central Clubs

The Seniors will go up against some familiar faces in 2014, along with some new teams.

Central clubs are as follows; 

  • Greater Springfield Storm
  • Collingwood Park Power 
  • Jimboomba Redbacks
  • Sandgate Hawks
  • Wynnum Vikings
  • Kenmore Bears
  • Kedron Lions
  • UQ Redlions
  • Woodsmen
  • Yeronga
  • Zillmere

Follow the below link for 2014 Seniors fixtures & results;


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