District Events - Nicky Winmar Football Carnival Nominations and AFL 9s Registration

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 3:00 PM

The District have a couple of events coming up.

East Perth ‘Nicky Winmar Cup’ Squad

Nicky Winmar Cup 2015

The East Perth District is seeking Indigenous players born in 2000, 2001 or 2002 to participate in the Nicky Winmar Cup carnival for 2015.

A team representing East Perth will participate in the carnival, which will be held on Sunday 1st March at Bendigo Bank Stadium in Mandurah. The team will be coached by current East Read More [+]


Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 11:17 AM


The host of FOX8’s new AFL reality series THE RECRUIT, Ryan “Fitzy” Fitzgerald, along with some of the WA contenders, will make an appearance at the East Perth School Holiday Super Clinic on Tuesday 8 July from 10am.


Former AFL player turned popular Nova radio host, Fitzy and the local “Recruits” will meet the participants and join in some of Read More [+]

Three Royals Juniors in AFL World Team

Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 10:42 AM

Three young footballers from clubs in the East Perth district have been named in a 25 player World Team to play in the AFL’s Under 16 Championship on the Gold Coast in July.

Dom Sabri (Noranda Hawks JFC), Tarir Bayok (Ellenbrook Dockers JFC) and Eric Bashemule (Morley Bulldogs JFC) have been chosen to represent the World Team, which consists of players from multicultural backgrounds.  The team will be coached by former Carlton star, Read More [+]

Year 3 Auskick Gala Day

Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 3:23 PM

The first Year 3 NAB Auskick Gala Day of the season is on this Sunday 25th May at Lightning Park Noranda.

Twenty teams from all 9 junior clubs will take to the field for a fun filled morning of Auskick grid games.  The first games get underway at 9.30am and the day wraps up at around 12 noon after round 5.

"Having 20 teams from all 9 of our junior clubs is Read More [+]

Interchange iPad App

Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 2:43 PM

The Interchange iPad app provides junior coaches with a simple way to manage team rotations off the bench to ensure compliance with competition rules. 

Automatic sorting of your team list and a single tap to interchange your players makes Interchange a breeze to use.  Interchange allows coaches to easily track game time and % of time played by all players.  The improved Interchange version also incorporates a warning system for players who are in danger of playing less than Read More [+]

OPSM Community Football Program

Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 12:32 PM

As the official eye care partner of the AFL, OPSM have developed a great program to support Community Football clubs by providing cash, equipment and eye screenings.  Community clubs can apply for the program via the OPSM website

Applications must be received by Sunday 25th May.

From there, fifteen (15) clubs will be selected to receive:

-          $1000 cash

-          $1000 worth of equipment

-          OPSM coming to the club (at training/match days) to Read More [+]

Telstra offers WA Football Clubs the chance to share in $150,000

Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 11:54 AM

Telstra is giving away thirty $5,000 grants to local WA footy clubs through the new "Telstra Club Commitment" program.

A total of $150,000 from Telstra will be invested into the game at a grassroots level to help support clubs across the state. Club representatives from registered local Australian football clubs are encouraged to enter for the chance to win. Fans can show their support, and improve their club’s chances of winning, by uploading a photo of them supporting their Read More [+]

Royals Juniors Selected In State Schoolboys Squad

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 5:22 PM

Three Royals District junior footballers have been selected to represent WA in the 15s State Schoolboys carnival to be played in Sydney during July.

Eric Bashemule (Morley Bulldogs JFC), Brandon Starcevich (Mt Lawley-Inglewood JFC) and Mason Nicolaou (Noranda JFC) were named in the final 25 player state squad.  Another 3 players from the East Perth country zone, Sam East (Manjimup SHS), Lachlan Trembath (Mackillop CC) and Kane La Fontaine (Margaret River SHS), were also selected.

Bashemule, a highly skilled Read More [+]

Nominations Now Open for Volunteer of the Year Award

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 1:04 PM

Nominations are now open for The Sunday Times WA Football Volunteer of the Year Award.


The overall winner of the award will be announced at the 2014 Sandover Medal count and receive a trip for two to the 2014 AFL Grand Final, including flights, accommodation and tickets to the Grand Final breakfast function.

To nominate a volunteer visit: http://www.wafooty.com.au/form/volunteeroftheyear

Last year, East Perth District volunteer Luke McNiece Read More [+]

Community Clubs Conference

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 1:06 PM

The Royals District, in partnership with the Swans District and the Cities of Bayswater and Swan, invite all clubs to attend the Community Clubs Conference on Monday 12th May at Steel Blue Oval.

For the first time, the Royals and Swans Districts will join forces to facilitate a club development night for all of their clubs, as well as clubs from other sporting codes from the Cities of Bayswater and Swan.  Entry is free to all community Read More [+]