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Coaching Education Sessions

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 7:13 PM

Over the last 6 weeks Metro North Coach Coordinator, Wes Moran  has been conducting Club based education sessions across all of our districts.

The sessions have covered topics such as game sense training and the benefits of the modern coaching technique, skill acquisition and game understanding. Coaches have been discovering the importance of increased touches of the footy during training sessions and what the recommended level of touches per player per training session is. The Read More [+]

Tops Marks for the Footy Clinic!

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 7:31 PM

The Falcons District July School Holiday Clinic was hosted in superb, sunny winter conditions on Wednesday 11th July at HBF Arena. Over 90 boys and girls from pre-primary to year 6 took part in the fun filled day where they were coached by the West Perth Football Club senior players across 8 stations that were educational, inclusive and fun.

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The Sunday Times WA Football Volunteer of the Year – NOMINATE NOW

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 11:46 AM

THE West Australian Football Commission presents The Sunday Times Volunteer of the Year Award annually to one of 17 regional and district finalists at the WAFL's Sandover Medal count.

WA was the first State to recognise its volunteers on such a large scale. The award’s success has prompted the AFL to run the program nationwide.

Anyone involved in football at any level is eligible to be nominated for the award through their local Club or District Read More [+]

What a day for a parade!!

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 5:39 PM

The International Round has come and gone for another year and this year we were blessed with great weather to accompany the many exciting activities that made International Round not just another game of footy.

There was plenty of off-field action throughout the day including the Falcons District Junior Club Parade which saw the district’s clubs, represented by their juniors, parade in front of a massive 5000 plus home crowd prior to the league game. This gave the junior clubs a chance to showcase their passion with pride, colour and enthusiasm. 

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Falcons to host International Football Festival

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 1:30 PM

West Perth Football Club League players will don special guernseys featuring the British flag for their International Football clash against Subiaco at Joondalup Arena this Saturday, June 30.

The clash forms part of the club’s annual International Football Festival which celebrates the diverse community in the Falcons District. The district embraces the largest multicultural and migrant community within the State, overseeing participation and involvement of footy players from Hillarys through to Two Rocks.

The British flag featured on the jumpers the players will be sporting reflects the high percentage of British-born migrants in the area.

The festival, which enters its eighth year, is a free event for the entire family. It will kick off with the Reserves match, followed by an exhibition match between the Edmund Rice Centre Female Football Academy and Ocean Ridge Junior Football Club, before the League clash gets underway at 2.40pm. 

In addition to the games, there will be a dedicated kids zone including face painting, games with giveaways, footy activities as well as international themed food trucks.

Fixture Details
West Perth v Subiaco
Saturday June 30 | Joondalup Arena 2.40pm

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Falcons Junior Parade Day - West Perth v Subiaco (30 June)

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:52 PM

Junior Club Parade 

The 2018 International Rd and Junior Parade will take place on Saturday 30th June 2018 at HBF Arena, Joondalup. The West Perth Football Club and West Perth District invite all Junior Football Clubs and Auskick Centres to march on the ground before the match as part of the opening ceremony.

Your club and all clubs in the Falcons District have been invited to attend. Each club will parade around the oval before the start of the league game dressed in their club playing uniforms and/or club polo/colours.

Football Families (your members) can download free entry tickets for the event.

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International Round 2018 - AFL Uniting Australia

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 10:19 AM

The Falcons return to action in Joondalup on Saturday June 30, looking to continue to topple ladder leaders Subiaco in front of a whopping home crowd whilst embracing the diverse populations that make up its talent zone - the Falcons District. 

The Falcons Football District has one of the fastest growing multicultural and migrant demographic in Australia- with more than 50% of the population born overseas, many migrating from the United Kingdom. Many more arrived to Perth's north from New Zealand, South Africa, India, South Sudan and Malaysia. Within this demographic, Australian Rules Football is being highly embraced as not only a sport of choice but a social opportunity within the community.

To continue the interest and involvement of the larger multicultural community of AFL, West Perth Football Club will host it’s 8th annual International Football Round on Saturday June 30 at HBF Arena, Joondalup against the Subiaco Football Club.

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Girls' Comps Take Centre Stage

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 11:17 AM

Team management groups from our female football competitions gathered at Leederville Oval last night (11/7) for a briefing on the current state of female footy.  As most of the girls’ competitions are still in their infancy, it was a worthwhile exercise to touch base with our stakeholders early in the season and reaffirm team processes and governance.  Presenting and fielding questions during the evening were district female competition directors Jodi Haslinger from Claremont, Rob Goodin Read More [+]

Public Vacancy Announcement: District Football Development Council

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 3:44 PM

The West Perth District Football Development Council are advertising the following volunteer positions as a Public Vacancy Announcement in the hope to enourage nominations.

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Coach.AFL has arrived!

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 4:15 PM

Dear current and new football coaches,

Support for the coaching community is changing in 2018 with the creation of a new online home for coaching resources, coupled with a membership offering exclusively for our coaching community.

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