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Demons take flight with Perth Airport

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:47 AM - by Chris BROWN

The Perth Football Club, Perth District & WA Football Commission are excited to announce our new partnership with the Perth Airport.

This partnership allows the Perth Football Club to increase engagement with our local Junior Football Clubs. The Perth Football Club values junior footy and what it brings to our great game.

Through this partnership, the Perth Football Club, WAFC and Perth Airport were able to present our local junior clubs (living within the airport flight path) Read More [+]

Thank and Respect The Umpire Round

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 5:20 PM - by Chris BROWN

In response to the incident involving a Junior Umpire last weekend, the WAFC is promoting ‘Thank & Respect the Umpire Round’ this weekend.
 
We are requesting that all coaches address their playing group pre-game and explain that they will be thanking and respecting the umpires for the integral role that they play in our game.

Please ensure that you acknowledge the umpire and shake their hand in front of your players and spectators Read More [+]

Youth Football Invitational

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 3:28 PM - by Chris Brown

The WAFC Metro Central Conference held their inaugural Youth Football Invitational last weekend with over 400 year seven footballers participating, making the jump from junior to youth football.
 
The day revolved around familiarising players and parents with the different rules and regulations that come with moving up the age bracket, specifically in regard to matches themselves and the new rules.
 
A number of football activities were run throughout the Read More [+]

2017 - The season that was

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 5:15 PM - by Chris BROWN

The 2017 Junior Football Competition reached its conclusion over the past week throughout the WAFC’s Metro Central Conference. September being the most exciting time of the season for all, with many awards and grand finals to be decided. But before we arrived at this point, the 2017 regular season shared with us many highlights. A few which we would like to note -

 

 

 

 

 

Coaches Capitalise on Academy

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 2:31 PM - by Scott FAULKNER

10 Community Youth Football coaches from the Demons District were given the opportunity to further develop their coaching skills alongside WA Football League (WAFL) coaches, Talent Managers and WAFC District Development Staff over the past 6 months.

 

Coaches were able to buddy up with a mentor for the duration of the program and took part in a series of professional development sessions that focus on skill development, match-day coaching and club training.

  

The Read More [+]

Mel Masters Multicultural Footy

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 2:54 PM - by Chris BROWN

West Australian teachers were recognised for their outstanding work in promoting Australian Football in their school communities at the 2017 AFL School Ambassador Awards night at Domain Stadium on Thursday, August 10. In front of a supportive crowd of school and community football representatives, including special guests from Fremantle Football Club, the West Coast Eagles and Member for Bicton Lisa O’Malley MLA, 30 finalists were acknowledged and six category winners announced. 5 Teachers from the Demons District Read More [+]

Sixes Ace Academy

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:09 AM - by Chris BROWN

The Demons Year 6 Academy returned in fine form this July School Holidays at Altone Park, Beechboro. The 3-day Camp is aimed at developing young footballers’ skills in an elite environment, allowing for an early insight to the Development Pathway. Over 200 kids from the Perth, Swans and East Perth districts arrived excited and ready to train, under guidance of District Development Staff, WAFL Colts/Senior players and of course a special guest visit from the Read More [+]

Coaching Counts at Aquinas College

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 12:49 PM - by Chris BROWN

The prestigious Aquinas College, situated in Salter Point is one of the oldest boy’s colleges in Western Australia, formed in 1938 and placed within the Perth Football District. The school has produced many high-quality footballers across the years, such as Nat Fyfe, Paul Duffield, Peter Bell (Fremantle FC), Daniel Kerr, Quinten Lynch, Elliot Yeo (WCE) and Brownlow Medallist and Triple Brisbane Premiership Superstar Simon Black, just to name a few. A strong supporter of football, and always at the forefront Read More [+]

Demons Shine at Auskick Gala Day

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 2:01 PM - by Chris BROWN

On Sunday the 18th of June, the 12 Demons District clubs descended on South Oval at Curtin Uni for the 2017 NAB AFL Auskick Gala Day. In stunning sunny conditions, the day serves as a true celebration of football within the district. 36 teams and over 350 participants from the Pre-Primary and Year 1 age groups took part in the day, with 10 grids of exciting footy action on display. The Gala day is the first Read More [+]

Year 6 Holiday Footy Program - Register Now!

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 2:51 PM - by Chris BROWN

With the footy season underway, the Demons District is proud to announce the successful Year 6 Football Academy is back for 2017.

The Demons Year 6 Program aims to develop your child’s footballing skills in an elite environment, allowing for an early insight to the Development Pathway. The program will run over 3 sessions and culminate with a round robin carnival against Swans and East Perth, giving your child the opportunity to wear the historic red and black Read More [+]