Female Football

The Yarra Junior Football League has a proud history of leading the way in Female Football.

Commencing our first competition in 2011, the league now boasts over 50 female teams in Under 10s, Under 12s, Under 15s and Youth Girls.

In 2017 the Leaque anticipates up to 25 clubs actively involved in Female Football catering to over 1000 enthusiastic participants of this great game.


2017 Rep Team

The girls are up and running for the 2017 Representative Football program.

Any girls born in 2002, 2003 and 2004 are welcome to come down and train with the squad.

Training is on Monday Nights 7.30pm - 9.00pm commencing March 6.

Past YJFL Girls make History

First Row: Louise Stephenson, Sarah Perkins, Deanna Berry, Katherine Smith. Second Row: Rebecca Privitelli, Stephanie De Bortoli, Tilly Lucas-Rodd, Jasmine Grierson.

On Wednesday the 12th October 2016, history was made as the Inaugural AFL Women's National Draft took place.


We are very proud to say that 8 girls who were drafted to AFL Clubs have played their junior football with the YJFL, and have represented the league in the Metro Junior Championships.


We would like to extend a big Congratularions to the following girls:

Louise Stephenson - GWS Giants (YJFL, St Damian's)

Rebecca Privitelli - Carlton (YJFL, Kew Rovers)

Tilly Lucas-Rodd - Carlton (YJFL, East Malvern)

Stephanie De Bortoli - Melbourne (YJFL, Kew Rovers)

Katherine Smith - Melbourne (YJFL, Blackburn)

Deanna Berry - Melbourne (YJFL, St Damian's)

Sarah Perkins - Adelaide Crows (YJFL, Eastern Devils)

Jasmine Grierson - Melbourne (Whitehorse Colts)


We at the Yarra Junior Football League are extremely proud of the way that the girls have continued to apply themsleves in their football and their selection is a great reward for all of that hard work. We wish the girls every success in their football careers as they continue to make history and lead the way for Women's Football. 



If you're interested in playing football in 2017 at the YJFL, contact one of the clubs listed below to register.

The following YJFL clubs will be fielding girls teams in 2017.

For more information on Female Football, contact:

9850 6615


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