Category: Events

Victoria University EDFL/WRFL Club Volunteer Conference

This may interest some of our teams / volunteers who want a bit more information. Your don’t have to attend every session and you can pick and choose anything of interest.

 

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IN the lead up to the 2018 season, AFL Victoria, in conjunction with the EDFL & WRFL, will be holding the inaugural ‘Victoria University – EDFL/WRFL Club Volunteer Conference’.

The conference is designed to upskill club volunteers and as such will cover a range of topics designed to cover the full spectrum of issues that community club volunteers will face. These topics will include:

  • Child Safety
  • Fundraising & Sponsorship/Grants
  • Financial Management
  • Salary Cap/Points System
  • Female Footy
  • Strategic Planning
  • Club Media Strategy
  • Volunteer Management
  • Ideal Committee Structure

 

Details of the day are as follows:

 

Victoria University EDFL/WRFL Club Volunteer Conference

Sunday 18th February, 2018

9:00am – 1:00pm (approx.)

Victoria University, Footscray Park Campus (Ballarat Rd, Footscray VIC 3001)

Registrations via this link

Pre-Christmas Registration for Juniors

A friendly reminder that our Junior Pre-Christmas Registration is being held this Sunday from 11am-1pm.

Coaching Appointments 2018

We are pleased to announce our Coaching Appointments for the 2018 season have been finalised.

 

Senior Coaches: Ash Arrowsmith and Nick Grigg
Senior Assistant: Zac Carey
Line Coach: Graeme Teesdale
Development Coach: Adam Patterson
Reserves Coach: Paul Guicas

U/19.5 Coach  Rick Caffari

U/17 Coach – John Edgar – 0408 053 254

U/15 Coach – Rod Vella – 0400 277 109

U/13 Coach – Rob Caluzzi – 0419 546 811

U/11 Coach – Shane Webster – 0417 351 819

U/9 Coach – Rob Rutley – 0422 593 634

Auskick Coach – Aline Bonifazzi – 0402 928 885

 

We welcome back John Edgar and Rob Caluzzi who have coached previously, Shane Webster who returns as 11’s coach and Rod Vella, and Robbie Rutley and Aline Bonifazzi as first time EK coaches.

 

If any players and parent have any questions etc., please do not hesitate to contact the relevant coach.

 

Don’t forget, our Pre-Christmas Junior Registration Day will be held on Sunday 26-November between 11.00am-1.00pm at the club.

 

We may well be looking for additional coaches in the 9’s and 11’s once we know our final numbers, so if you have any interest please contact either Lisa Wiz on 0408 959 080 or Gavan Wignall on 0418 306 000.

EKFC 50 Year Ball Tickets

Please note the ball is fast approaching ( JULY 29 ) and we still have 50% of people to pay for their tickets . We have the commitment from lots of the EK family but we need the money ASAP!

 

Of all the tables booked to date, we only have one table that is completely paid for. Please organise your payment as the venue needs to be paid this week. If you have a full table booked as the table captain , please get the names and payment to us as quick as you can.

 

Please see Gavan or John on Tuesday and Thursday night at training from 6.00 pm to pick up your tickets and help us finalise the event. There is also the option to pay on line so there is no excuse not to get this finalised.

 

Any queries etc. , please call Gavan on 0418 306 000.

Ball Payments

“**Ball payments due before 10th July**

Cash or eftpos

All Seniors, Reserves & Under 19 players you can purchase tickets after next Thursday (06/07/2017) after training.

See Gavan or Kyle

Thank you

Breaking News – 50 year Ball JULY 29

As of last night, Thursday 11 May, – 24 tables have been booked so for the ball.

 

We still have a number of open age players to organise their tables along with some of the junior teams. Our initial estimate of 300 attendees looks like being smashed, as it should be, for such a great moment in our club’s history.

 

There is still  time to organise your table so please do so by contacting either Gavan, Kylie or Lisa Wiz .

 

For those that have booked , please start organising payments. Payments can be taken everything Thursday & Friday night  or online if that suits.

 

Don’t miss out on the biggest night in the clubs history . It will be a ripper with plenty of entertainment and the naming of the 50 year Golden Jubilee Senior team.

2017 Cougars Launch

By round 4, Saturday 29th April, the Cougars will have had one match away, one bye and Easter holidays.

 

So now it’s finally time to unfurl our premiership flag and host our first home match for the season!

 

Let’s do it with a bang!

 

Inviting everyone to come to our 1st home game! Stay for our special launch night!

 

Acoustic band from 7-11pm, loads of raffle prizes, free finger food, free drink on entry (for over 18’s ~beer/wine/soft drink only).

 

Cost: $20per person, $30 per double. (Kids under 18 free)~ Or maybe arrange a baby sitter for the night!

 

It’s a great chance to meet our senior players and coaches and for them to meet our juniors parents and friends that help support this club in so many ways!