What a week it was for the YJFL

Last week’s fully online YJFL Awards was a major hit, with the Best and Fairest winners awarded in the culmination of an exciting week for all our clubs, players and community. Between Monday and Friday, the YJFL presented a complete

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A Night for the Yarra Umpires

Last night the YJFL held the annual Umpire Presentation Night online for the first time. A night full of guests, interviews and awards, last night’s presentation event had it all. Hosted by Jon and Ben Thiele, two of the YJFL’s

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YJFL Awards – Headed to your screen!

UPDATE: Access Night 2 of the YJFL Awards here – UPDATE: Access Night 1 of the YJFL Awards here –   This year the ‘YJFL Awards’ for 2021 will be held online for the first time ever. Due

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2021 Season Announcement

To the YJFL Community, The State Government announcement yesterday made it clear that no competitive matches will be possible for the weekends of the 5th and 12th of September, when we were due to play our finals series. I therefore

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Seven to head to the AFL Draft Combine

Seven former YJFL players have been invited to the AFL Draft Combine to be held in October. The Yarra Junior Football League would like to congratulate the seven former players who have been invited to the Combine. It is an

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Two AFL stalwarts depart in 2021

The Yarra Junior Football congratulates two former players; David Mackay and Marc Murphy after announcing their retirement at the conclusion of the 2021 AFL season.  Carlton’s Marc Murphy and Adelaide’s David Mackay were both players of the Beverley Hills Junior

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YJFL Umpire Notches Up His 300th Game

Participating in 300 games is a momentous occasion for anybody, but doing it as an umpire is all the more impressive. Ben Thiele has been umpiring in the Yarra Junior Football League for over 10 years and this past Sunday

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This Sunday the YJFL bands together for TAC and AFL Victoria Road Safety Round

This Sunday the 8th of August, Round 12, the YJFL is proud to band together for TAC and AFL Victoria Road Safety Round. All clubs will be provided with blue bands and we ask that all players, coaches, volunteers and

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AFLW lands three former YJFL stars!

The YJFL is delighted to have three women drafted to the AFLW who currently and have previously played in our League. Stella Reid (Kew Comets) at pick #5 and Amanda Ling (Whitehorse Colts) at pick #22 are great representatives of

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Want kids to love the game, not the odds? Join the club

This month, community clubs across the state will demonstrate their passion for bet-free footy by participating in Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation Love the Game, not the odds rounds. More than 500 sporting clubs, including Victoria’s 10 AFL teams, 11 leagues

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