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YMA Girls Coaching Positions Expression of Interest

The YJFL are seeking expressions of interest (EOI) for Coaching Positions in our Under 13 Girls and Under 14 Girls YMA development squads, and our Under 15 YMA Interleague squad for the 2021 season. Under 13 Girls (training Monday nights

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Goals Galore for our First Year AFLW Players

Round 3 in the AFLW has finished up for all the former YJFL 2020 draftees with great goals kicked by three of the women. Opening the round, Jess and her Bulldogs got the victory over the struggling Cats at GMHBA

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Prep2Play – Injuries In Women’s Community Football – Research Project

YJFL clubs are invited to be involved in a project being conducted to understand injury rates in senior and junior female footballers, and how to best implement injury prevention strategies. The large government-funded project is being conducted by the AFL

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Former Bullant Debuts In Great Pie Win

Round 2 of the AFLW has been completed and all six former YJFL players drafted for this season took to the field. Congratulations to Joanna Lin (formally Bulleen Templestowe) for her debut game for the Collingwood Magpies at Victoria Park

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Yarra Players Start Strong in Round 1 Debuts

The 2021 season of the AFLW is now underway with a host of former YJFL players making their debuts this past weekend. The number one draft pick and Fitzroy royalty could not have had a better start as she ran

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YJFL Life Member Awarded Order of Australia Medal

The YJFL is very proud to announce that Life Member Lawrie Barnett has been awarded an Order of Australia Medal in the Australia Day Honours List. As a teenager Lawrie was a founding member of the Hawthorn-Kew Pedal Club and

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The 2020 Annual Report is here!

Another successful Yarra Junior Football League Annual General Meeting has been completed after the meeting was held on Wednesday the 25th of November. Chief Executive Officer Tim Murray lead proceedings with President Jeff Hooper warmly welcoming all attendees to the

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2021 YJFL Representative Football Assistant Coaches – Expression of Interest

2021 Assistant Coaching Positions – Representative Football & Interleague Programs The YJFL is seeking expressions of interest (EOI) for Coaching Positions in our Under 13 to Under 15 Boys and Girls development squads for the 2021 season. In season training

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Two Female Footy Webinars coming up

The YJFL in conjunction with our Community partners at Collingwood FC are presenting two female football webinars for YJFL clubs in early December.  YJFL Female Football Ambassador Penny Cula-Reid will be taking part in both sessions, with guests from Collingwood

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Citz win TAC Prize

Recently a message from our partners at TAC was sent out to our YJFL community asking them to participate in a survey that would be key piece of research that will inform the work in promoting road safety in Victoria

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