Roo News

A big thankyou to our sponsors

With all our senior sides currently participating in finals campaigns, the Maroochydore Roos would like to acknowledge and thank all of our Corporate and Player sponsors. Onfield success cannot be achieved without the support that you provide. Thankyou! Could all Roos supporters please take the time to view the 'Sponsors' tab in the top menu and support these businesses whenever you can.more

Roos downed by Mayne, face Noosa in preliminary final

The Mayne Tigers have turned the tables on the Roos, downing them by 19 points to be the first team to qualify for 2015 QFA North Grand Final. The Roos will now clash with Noosa in both seniors and reserves on Saturday for that final GF berth.more

Colts qualify for Grand Final

The Maroochydore Roos Colts side has qualified for the 2015 Grand Final with a comprehensive 37 point win over University of Queensland at Moreton Bay Sporting Complex on Saturday. Read on for more.more

Thirds go down by 10 points in QAFA B North GF

The Maroochydore Roos 3rd grade side has gone down to Gympie by 10 points in a tight affair at Pomona on Saturday. Read on for details.more

The Finals have arrived. This weekend's clashes.

After a tortuous pre-season and 18-round Home & Away season, Finals Footy is upon us. All of the Roos senior club teams will be in action this weekend with the Seniors clashing with heavyweights Mayne; the reserves taking on Caloundra in a do or die clash; the Colts playing off for a spot in the Grand Final while the thirds are actually already there. Read on for of this weekend's games.more

Presentation Night... September 25. Get your ticket now!!

Dig out your best suit and hunt down a date because this years Presentation Night is a full-formal affair to be held at Maroochydore RSL on September 25. The night will include presentation of all awards to Seniors, Reserves, Colts and Thirds. All friends and supporters are invited (and encouraged to attend). Read on for the invite...more

Dzuf kicks 13 to see off Moreton. Finals are here.

13 goals in three quarters of footy at the weekend has left Daniel Dzufer just one goal short of the Roos' senior goalkicking award for the year. Read on for match results including our finals fixtures.more

This Weekends Clashes

Finals footy is upon us for half the Roos teams however the Senior and Reserves squads have one final game before their campaigns begin. Read on for when and where everyone is playing.more

Another solid win for Roos, all finals spots confirmed

Maroochydore has locked in second spot on the ladder and qualified for a double shot at a grand final berth following a comprehensive win over Aspley on Saturday. Read on for details.more

Moods Officially a Legend

A huge congratulations to current Maroochydore Assistant Coach Steve Moody who has been elevated to Sunshine Coast Hall of Fame Legend Status. The man better known as Moods was first inducted in 2010 but was deservedly elevated to 'Legend' on Saturday night. In 45 years of footy on the Coast, he is one of only 10 people to be bestowed the title. Read on for more.more

8 Roos inducted into Hall of Fame

A huge congratulations to Maroochydore servants Mick Dawe, Kerrie Gibson, Aaron Yates, Rod Wilkie, Brett Maloney, Paul Meehan, Craig Scrase & Kent Weightman who were inducted to the Sunshine Coast Coast AFL Hall of Fame in a ceremony at Maroochydore RSL on Saturday. Steve Moody was also elevated to Legend status at the awards. Read on for details.more

Roos break 5 year drought

It was a wet Anzac Day clash in 2010 when the Roos Senior squad had last tasted victory against Noosa. They'd had their chances in the five years following but somehow Noosa willed their way to victory in each of the clashes. Players from both teams had come and go in the following years yet the hoodoo remained. But it ended at the weekend. Read on for details.more

Roos keep lid on it after defeating Mayne

The Roos have again toppled ladder leaders Mayne with a nailbiting 12 point victory over the flag favourites at Fisherman's Rd on Saturday. It topped off a great day for the club - which a hosted a 'thank-you' function for club sponsors - after they beat Mayne in all three grades, while the thirds won comfortably over Bribie.more

Lions CEO guest speaker for Mayne clash

Brisbane Lions CEO Greg Swann will be a guest speaker at the Roos Corporate sponsors day this Saturday while the team takes on reigning premiers Mayne.more

Noosa bring Maroochydore back down to Earth

Maroochy went into Saturday's clash with Noosa high on confidence after knocking off reigning premiers Maybe two weeks ago before belting Nambour by 200 pts the following week. However, the came back down to earth pretty quickly by an understrength Noosa outfit. Read on for The Sunshine Coast Daily's take on the clash.more

Tony Shaw to address players

It's not every day you get an AFL Premiership-winning captain to drop by training to share a bit of wisdom. However we will have one in Collingwood Tony Shaw dropping by this Thursday. Read on for details.more

Weuffen calls it a day

Ongoing knee problems has resulted in long term Roos player Sam Weuffen pulling up stumps following the reserves win over Nambour at the weekend. Read on for details.more

200 point win to the Roos over Nambour

Maroochydore backed up their thrilling 9 point win over reigning Premiers Mayne with a comprehensive 203 point victory over Nambour at the weekend. It capped off a great day at Fisherman's Rd with the Roos running out comfortable victors in all three clashes. Read on for details.more

Sunny Coast Footy loses a legend

The Sunshine Coast football community is mourning the loss of one of the best with the passing of Mick Matson this week. Read on for detail.more

Roos snap Mayne's 25 game winning streak

Maroochydore snapped Mayne's 25 game winning streak in a thrilling clash at Mott St on Saturday.
After 7 rounds and with each team in the comp having played each other once, it sees Mayne, Noosa and Maroochydore sit on top of the ladder with 20 points apience, 2 games clear of 4th placed Moreton Bay. Read on for The Sunshine Coast Daily's take on the clash.more

Roos sneak home over Moreton

The Roos snuck home by a solitary point over a vastly-improved Moreton Bay (formerly Caboolture) on Saturday night after a Daniel Dzufer behind with 20 seconds remaining broke the deadlock. Read on for the details.more

Roos bounce back 114 point win over Caloundra

Maroochydore put the previous weekends narrow loss to Noosa behind them to score a resounding victory over Caloundra at the weekend.
In surprisingly dry conditions, the Roos looked on from the first bounce and didn't take their foot of the pedal for the entire clash. In the other game, the two's were left again rue some inaccuracy in front of goals, going down by 4 points. Read on for match reportmore

Roos downed by Noosa in Anzac Day thriller

They may not have taken home the four points but Maroochydore sent a clear message to the competition that they were back in town after going down to Noosa in a nailbiter on Saturday. Read on for details.more

3 from 3 at Aspley... plus another win at Bribie

The Roos completed a treble of wins at Aspley on Saturday with Seniors, Reserves and Colts all getting up while the 3rds got up by 9 points in the grandfinal rematch against Bribie. Read on for all the detailed results, goalkickers and best players.more

Anzac Day footy at Fisherman's Rd

If you're looking to watch some good quality community footy after paying your respect on Anzac Day then Fisherman's Rd is the place to be. The Roos will take on local rivals Noosa in seniors and reserves, the Colts will take on Redland while the thirds will clash with Gympie in a twilight fixture.more

Roos kick off season with big win

The Roos kicked their season off with a 12 goal win over Nambour at the weekend. As is often expect in round 1 clashes, it was a scrappy affair that was made a little more difficult with some brief rain which made conditions slippery. Read on for more.more

Scratch Match V Surfers Paradise this Saturday

The Roos will take on Surfers Paradise in a scratch match at Fisherman's Rd from 1.30pm this Saturday. After two months of running it will be a good opportunity to dust off a few cobwebs and for the coaching heirachy to get a glimpse of some of the new chargers at the club. Feel free to come down and take a squizz.more

All new players welcome for 2015

Following a tremendous off season which saw the rention of most of the senior playing list plus some key playing and coaching appointments, The Roos are looking for more playersin anticipation of a season of succcess both on and off the field.more

The Upton name returns to Maroochydore

The grandson of the late, great Roos stalwart Neil Upton has returned to the club and is keen to continue the famous Upton lagacy. Read on for more.more

Former Captain returns for 2015

Former Maroochydore Captain James Page will return to Fisherman’s next year after spending two seasons in Mount Isa playing for the Buffalo's where he won the League B&F and League leading goalkicker awards. Read on for more.more

Former Lion Dzufer joins Roos for 2015

The Maroochydore Roos have scored a major coup with the signing of former Brisbane Lions listed player and 2013 Redland Best & Fairest Daniel Dzufer.
The key signing comes just weeks after the Roos complimented their coaching department with the appointment of former AFL development manager Andrew Cadzow and Representative coach Steve Moody, both of who are former Maroochydore players themselves.more

Roos bring big coaching guns in

Andrew Cadzow spent 27 years looking after AFL in the Asia Pacific region but now he’s returning home, as an assistant coach for the Maroochydore Roos. Joining him will be current Colts Coach Steve Moody who, with Cadzow and Senior Coach Brett Maloney, will make up a great coaching unitmore

AFL 9s Thursday comp at Maroochydore

If you're looking for something to do and stay fit in the process then get your team together and enter the AFL 9s Mixed comp starting Thursday November 6.
Note: this is a mixed comp so each team must have at least 3 females on the field at any one time... so get your wives and girlfriends involved.more

Working Bee this Saturday

The House The Roos built has been sold but we're holding a Working Bee this Saturday to finish off the lanscaping before settlement.more

B&F Presentation Night this Saturday

A quick reminder that the Maroochydore Roos' Senior presentation will be held this Saturday from 3pm at the Alex Surf Club Bluff Bar from 3pm. The club will be presenting awards for all four of the roos senior grades.... Seniors, Reserves, Colts & 3rds. All players, family and friends are invited to attend.more

Senior Coach Brett Maloney Reappointed

The Maroochydore Roos Football Club are pleased to announce the reapointment of Senior Coach Brett Maloney for his third season at the helm. We caught up with Brett and asked him a few questions about the season ahead and the season gone. Read on for more.more

Roos into Grand Final

Burgs' rampaging Reserves squad will play off for the 2014 Premiership against Mayne at Burpengary this Saturday from 11.15 pm.more

Roos into Week 2 of finals

A supporter's bus is being planned to help transport friends, family and supporters of the Roos to their weej 2 finals clash with Kedron away this Saturday.
The Roos earned their spot after a tough 11 point win over Caloundra at Fisherman's Rd on Saturday. read on for details.more

Green & Gold Ball - Saturday August 9

Time to dust off those top hats and fancy gowns because Maroochydore's annual Green & Gold Ball is just around the corner.
This years event will be held at the Maroochydore Roos Clubhouse on Fisherman's Rd ont eh evening of August 9 (after the Kedron game). Read on for details.more

Jackson Ryan named in rep side

Congratulations to Maroochydore midfielder Jackson Ryan who will represent South Queensland when they take on their Nth Queensland couterparts in this weekends round of Rep footy. The clash is one of three this Sunday at the new AFL preceinct at Burpengary. Read on for detailsmore

Roos notch up 200 pts. All the results are here.

The Roos cracked the 200 mark for the second time this season on the way to a 25 goal win over Aspley, the twos overcame last weeks loss with a 99 point win, the 3rds won the top of the table clash, while the Colts went down after 3 player withdrawals due to a car accident. All the results, all the best players, all the goal kickers, form all the games in all the leagues the roos are involved in.more

Roos see off Panthers

The Seniors got up over Caloundra by 16 points, the Reserves went down by 7 points, the Colts got up by 11 goals while the Thirds had the week off with a Bye. Read on for all the results, all the best players, all the goalkickers, for all the games the Roos are involved in.more

A night with Kevin Sheedy

The Maroochydore Roos Football Club are pleasded to announce that four time Essendon Premiership coach and icon of the game, Kevin Sheedy will host “A Night With Sheeds” at the Roos clubrooms from 6.30pm on Friday May 16. Read on for details and ticket prices.more

Game Day Wrap - Roos go down to Noosa

A massive crowd of past players were on hand to watch a great day of footy (4 games in total) at Neil Upton Oval on Saturday. While the Roos ran out winners in the first two games, a heavily depelted Roos bench saw the Noosa Tigers overun the Roos in the final quarter of the main clash to claim an 8 point vicotry. Read on for more details, including all the results from all games.more

In the sheds with Stevo

aflsunshinecoast.com.au have been lucky enough to get Maroochydore's Cam Stevenson on board to provide insight into footy life. Cam this year moved to Brisbane to study physio therapy and will be suiting up with UQ Red Lions when not playing with Brisbane Lions reserves with former Maroochy teammates Dan Henderson and Will Kristelly.more

Round Summary April 12/13

The Maroochydore Roos remain undefeated after seeing off Kedron on Saturday and setting up a mouth-watering post-Easter clash with long time rivals Noosa who are also undefeated after three rounds. Read on for all the results, all the goalkickers, and all the best players for all the games, in all the comps the Roos participate in.more

Seniors, Colts & 3rds Fixtures (update to Colts)

You can now plan your holidays for the Bye Weekends after AFLQ released fixtures for all of Maroochydore Senior & U/18 teams in 2014. Read on for all the details and downloadable pdf of each draw.more

This weekend's action (with a map)

The undefeated Roos Seniors and Reserves will head down the Bruce Hwy this Saturday for their first Brisbane trip this season to take on the Kedron Lions. Reserves from 11.45, seniors from 2pm. The 3rds take on Pomona at Fisherman's Rd on aturday from 2pm; while the colts will clash with North Shore away in a sunday afternoon match commencing at 2.30pm.more

Round Summary - April 5/6 (round 2)

It was a great day of football at Fisherman's Rd with all of the Seniors, Reserves and Colts coming away with wins against Aspley. Meanwhile, the 3rds boys had the weekend off with a Bye. Read on for all the results, all the goalkickers, all the best players, from all the games, in all the comps that the Roos senior club is involved with.more

Round Summary - March 29/30

All the results, all the goalkickers, all the best players for all the leagues the Roos are involved in.more

Roos take first clash against Caloudnra

The Maroochydore Roos got home by four goals in appressive conditions in the much anticipated clash against the Caloudnra Panthers on Saturday.more

It's Game On - Snrs, Res, Colts & 3rds matches

Footy for points is finally upon us with Seniors and Reserves having away clashes against Caloundra while the 3rd grade will meet Glasshouse at Landsborough. Rnd 1 of the Colts (18s) is not until next week however they have practice match against to Caloundra from 10am.more

2014 Leadership Group announced

A host of Past Players were on hand on Saturday to present this years crop of players with their 2014 playing jumper and announce the Leadership Group for the season ahead. Read on more.more

2014 Player Regos Due

With round 1 on our doorstep, this is just a friendly reminder that 2014 Player Registration fees are now due. Fees and Registrations can be done by clicking on the link on the right of the page or by doing so at the clubhouse before or after training. Prompt payment of fees is imperative to a succesul club and helps pay for goodies such as new footys, strapping tape and, of course, umpires.more

Custom Mouthguard Fitting - Thursday March 27

Adrian from Action Mouthguards will be at Fisherman's RD this Thursday from 6.30pm, taking dental imprints for high quality mouthguards. Prices are from $120 but as little as $0 to $40 if you have private health (varies between funds).more

Training & Jumper Presentation this Saturday

A list of past Roos players from the 70's, 80's & 90's will relive stories of the glory days in a Q&A style session that coincides with the Senior jumper presentation this Saturday.more

Qld 18's squad named. 3 Roos get a gig

Congratulations to Daniel Henderson, Cameron Stevenson and Will Kristelly, who both represented Maroochydore at Senior level last season, on their selection into the initial Queensland U/18 squad today.more

Rusty roos sneak home in scratchy

After trailing for most of the day the Maroochydore Roos got home over Aspley in their first full length scratch match at Fisherman's Rd on Saturday.more

What's happening over the next few weeks

It was successful Round Robin Carnival at the weekend which allowed the playing group to iron out some cobwebs but things start to ramp up now as the season opening is just around the corner.more

Roo-Union's Planned. Save the date

If you every spent a Sunday at Wises Rd watching U/8s through to the Senior Roos play footy.... if you've ever seen the late great Neil Upton mow the Wises Rd Oval with Garden lawnmower ... if you've anything to do with they Mighty Roos over the past 40 years well we want to see you again and have a couple of events planned to do so. Read on for details.more

Past Roos Association formed. Reunions Planned.

The Maroochydore Roos are pleased to announce the formation of the Past Roos Association whose aim is to bring past Roos players and supporters back to the club in an effort to bridge the gap between past and present. Read on for more.more

Revised QFA North Fixture

The QFA North will now be an 8 team comp following the withdrawal of Wynnum from the competition. Read on for full details and an updated downloadable fixture.more

Roos to host their own festival of footy

The Maroochydore Roos will hold their first hit-out for the year this Saturday March 8 in a Round-Robin pre-season tournmanent at Fisherman's Rd.more

Roos aim to regain Dunny Cup

Led by none other than 'Track Monster' Greg Stirton, the Maroochydore Roos will aim to bring back the illustrious Australia Day Dunny Cup which is contested each year at the Ettamogah Pub.more

2014 Draw Released

The 2014 QFA North Fixture has been released and features a number of big clashes including an Anzac Day weekend clash against Noosa to coincide with our Past Players and Supporters reunion. Read on to download the full draw. Read on to download the full draw.more

Huge signing for Roos

The Maroochydore Roos are pleased to announce the key signing of former Redland and Queensland State representative player Josh Norman to the club for season 2014. Read on for more.more

Barman Wanted

If you like to chew the ear off every person you meet, can open a can of XXXX with one hand and often dream of running your own bar, then you need to talk to us. Read on for details.more

Positions Vacant: Roos Seek Trainers

The Maroochydore Roos are seeking applications for a Head Trainer and assistant trainers for the 2014 season. Read on for more.more

Roos 18s need to fire in Grading games

With Under 18 training commencing last week at Fisherman's Rd, The Sunshine Coast Daily last week reported on the Roos' plight to join the top tier of competition. Read on for moremore

Annual General Meeting

Don't miss your opportunity to sign-up for season 2014 on the Roos Committee.more

Roos looking on the brightside

The Sunshine Coast Daily's take on the competition restructuremore

2014 Competition Restructure

Here are the details for the 2014 footy season in regards to competition structuremore

2013 Presentation Night

Come and celebrate the year of the Roo in style at the Maroochy Surf Club!more

Roos making a run for the finals

The Roos string together two solid wins on the trott!more

2014 changes to NEAFL

Changes to the NEAFL competition in 2014...more

Huge win over the Wilston Grange

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2013 Reverse Raffle

Check out the details for this season's Reverse Raffle.more

2013 AFL Women's Round

Check out all the wicked stuff happening for the ladies down at Fishermans Road this weekend...more

Wasteful Roos learn a lesson on capatalising

Here is a wrap from the weekend...more

Joint training session smiles

Our senior boys hung-out with the Maroochydore Juniors for training last Thursday and passed on their wisdom.more

Solid win at Burleigh

The Roo boys show plenty of spirit against Burleigh and come away with the win to celebrate 'Stirto's' 100th game!more

What our Ressies took away from the PBC clash

Caught up with Coach 'Burgs' to discuss what the Development Squad boys took away from their clash against PBC...more

Valuable lessons learnt against PBC

Palm Beach Currumbin hand Roos a solid lesson early on.more

Roos set to kick off 2013

Captain Michael Roberts caught up with The Daily about what the Roos can deliver in 2013.more

Garry Ablett Queensland Community Football Ambassador

Garry Ablett has this afternoon been announced as the 2013 Queensland Community Football Ambassador.more

Roos season preview

The Roos are set to bring the goods to the table this season under the guidance of Brett Maloney.more

Scrase picks up the whistle again in 2013

Sunshine Coast Presidents leading the way with the whistle this season.

President, Craig Scrase is entering his second year as a Club umpiring and enjoying the opportunity.more

2013 Player Profiles- WEEK TWO

Welcome to week two of the Maroochydore Roos player profiles!

More insight into our 2013 teammore

2013 Player Profiles- WEEK ONE

In 2013 we will be featuring all of our senior players profiles under the players- players profile tab at the top of the page- check it out daily.more

Combined Fixture

With four teams competing under the Maroochydore Seniors banner, check out this PDF for your very own, easy-to-read, guide.more

Tayla joins the Roos' sports trainers

With a high quality 2013 playing list the Maroochydore Roos will also have a high quality support staff list boosted with the recent recruitment of Tayla Pollard.more

Impact Office Supplies join the Roos

Impact Office Supplies on board as a 2013 Roos Sponsor.more

Dunny Race update...

The 2013 Australia Day Dunny Race is set to be a cracker with three AFL clubs on the Sunshine Coast in the running for the title.more
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