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Australian Football

Australian Football

 

 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Australian Football is played at both Primary and Secondary school levels in the School Sport Victoria interschool program. 

To access information regarding Team Vic opportunities for this sport go directly to the 'Team Vic' button located in tool bar at top of homepage.  

Premier League Competition is also running within the Secondary School Program. This competition was introduced in 2011 by School Sport Victoria to cater for the sports specialist schools that have high performing sporting teams.

All Events for Australian Football at the various levels including Division, Region, State, Team Vic and Premier League can be found in the Event Calendar located on the right hand side panel of this page. Alternatively to get a more refined search go directly to the relevant buttons (Region, State and Team Vic) at the top of homepage.

An established Sport Sub Committee operates for Australian Football.  The purpose of the sport specific committee is to be a conduit between schools and State Sporting Organisations (SSO) to deliver a quality school sport program and in turn, improve the quality of SSO programs. See the sub committee's new hub of information below.
 

Rules: Australian Football - Primary

Rules: Australian Football - Secondary​

Rules: Australian Football - Premier League​​​​​

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AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL SUBCOMMITTE​E HUB

​​​​brought to you by School Sport Victoria & AFL Victoria


In a Nutshell

Who we are

The Australian Football Subcommittee's purpose is to grow and enhance Australian Football experiences for students in Victorian schools.

Our intention is to strategically guide and develop a high quality school sport program by fostering stronger partnerships between education and AFL Victoria. The committee aims to inform both sectors in their plann​ing and development to provide vibrant, sustainable school sport programs with strong links to community sport.

What we're doing in 2018

Our key focuses in 2018 include evaluating and reviewing SSV interschool programs, teacher professional development and developing resources that teachers can use in schools. 

Know Your Role

Want to know more about Australian Football in schools? ​

​​​I'M A TEACHER

  • Regarding SSV structures and how/when football is played in your region and at your level, read the information at the top of this page and the event calendar on the right hand panel.​
  • Interested in TeamVic​​ for Australian Rules Football?
  • Want to learn how to coach or what you can do to extend your skills? CoachAFL is here to support you with the tools you'll need on your coaching journey.
  • Want to teach Australian Football at your school, or even want to get your team involved in SSV's competitions?
    • ​See our simple, easy to use and specialised 'Getting Started with Australian Rules Football' Pack. This is a perfect introduction to Aussie Rules for teachers and students alike!
    • The Australian Football Subcommittee are conducting a practical professional development session for budding Australian Football teachers at the annual ACHPER conference - 29th & 30th of November in Melbourne this year. Further details to come.
    • AFL Community provides lesson plans and information on sporting schools, the ambassador program and much, much more
    • NAB AFL Auskick provides a fantastic program where it's all about having fun, getting hands on the footy and constantly being involved. There is curriculum (including online video activities), resources and much more.
    • Watch some training activity videos.
    • School Sport Victoria's merchandise supplier DMC Sport can help you get your first team up and running – design your own team uniform!​
  • Are you a Primary school teacher who has an extremely enthusiastic bunch of girls who want to play Australian Football? The Australian Football Subcommittee has a strategy for you.​
  • Are you a district coordinator wanting to ensure you create a strong and sustainable district Australian Fo​otball competition? The Australian Football Subcommittee has a strategy for you.​​
  • We have outstanding opportunities for those who are motivated, thrive working with student-athletes, reliable and interested in contributing to the success of an exciting interstate sporting program. Are you looking for an opportunity to reach new heights? School Sport Victoria seeks passionate, committed and energetic team coaches and team managers to join our TeamVic team. Click here to see if positions are available. 


​​I'M A PARENT​
  • Regarding SSV structures and how/when football is played in your region and at your level, read the information at the top of this page and the event calendar on the right hand panel.​
  • Interested in TeamVic​​ for Australian Rules Football?​
  • Does your son or daughter want to play? PlayAFL or NAB AFL Auskick​ or will get you started.



​​I'M A STUDENT

  • Regarding SSV structures and how/when football is played in your region and at your level, read the information at the top of this page and the event calendar on the right hand panel.
  • Interested in TeamVic​​ for Australian Rules Football?​
  • Want to play? PlayAFL will help you find a place to play at community level
  • Do you want to umpire? Get right in amongst the action at UmpireAFL.


Contact Us

If you're a teacher, parent or student, don't hesitate to contact us for further information. 

 

Contact 0438 846 679 for any further information​.​​​​

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Beachside Primary Australian Football Primary Girls and Boys Division Trialshttps://www.ssv.vic.edu.au/southern-metropolitan-primary/beachside-primary/events/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=17Parkdale Secondary College17{dbac9802-1fbf-441c-a024-38cbb39de2bf}Beachside Primary Australian Football Primary Girls and Boys Division Trials30/04/2019 11:20:00 PM1/05/2019 4:30:00 AM
Mallee Primary Australian Football Primary Boys/Mixed Mixed Division Trialshttps://www.ssv.vic.edu.au/loddon-mallee-primary/mallee-primary/events/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=14Tyntynder Football Ground14{80680396-7ad5-45a4-a61f-8c7630e6fc42}Mallee Primary Australian Football Primary Boys/Mixed Mixed Division Trials2/05/2019 6:00:00 AM2/05/2019 7:00:00 AM
Mallee Primary Australian Football Primary Girls Divisionhttps://www.ssv.vic.edu.au/loddon-mallee-primary/mallee-primary/events/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=18Ken Harrision Reserve Swan Hill18{80680396-7ad5-45a4-a61f-8c7630e6fc42}Mallee Primary Australian Football Primary Girls Division28/05/2019 1:00:00 AM28/05/2019 4:30:00 AM
Mallee Primary Australian Football Primary Boys/Mixed Division Finalshttps://www.ssv.vic.edu.au/loddon-mallee-primary/mallee-primary/events/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=6Swan Hill Showgrounds and Tyntynder Football Ground6{80680396-7ad5-45a4-a61f-8c7630e6fc42}Mallee Primary Australian Football Primary Boys/Mixed Division Finals21/06/2019 12:00:00 AM21/06/2019 5:00:00 AM

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