Our club is a community of hope from NewHope Baptist church and is committed to running under Christian principles, and as such we strive to provide a positive, supportive and encouraging experience for all players and families associated with the club. We arrange training and games for 450+ players across 32 teams of all ages. All of our teams play in the Victorian Churches Football Association (VCFA).
Kick-off Our highly popular introduction to soccer that involves parent participation. Due to popular demand Kick-off is run on Saturday mornings on two time slots for boys and girls from 5-8 years of age. (Kickoff will be run at Mirrabooka Reserve in Blackburn South)
Juniors from U8 to U17 ages With many age groups having multiple teams and both boys and girls playing on the same team. Younger players play on small sided field, whilst older players play full size pitches with games alternating between home and away throughout Eastern Suburbs Suburbs. Games are played on Saturday mornings and training on one week day per week.
Female only Teams In 2020 we will have multiple dedicated female teams. U12 (6 aside) and U16, Senior Ladies. If you want to get involved as a player or coach please get in touch with us.
New in 2020 Any under-16 female players are invited to join a team and be a part of the inaugural under 16’s female competition. Games will be played on Saturday, on a full sized pitch, with the aim to develop our young female talent to strengthen the VCFA Women’s Leagues in the future. Let us know if you are keen for this team.
Seniors – Ladies Available for female players aged from 14 years or older. Games are played on Saturday afternoon and training on Thursday evening.
Seniors – Men Available for teens through adult male players with teams in a number of different divisions to cater for range of skills. Games are played on Saturday afternoon and training on Wednesday evening.
Registrations will open on Jan 5th for existing players. They will open for new players on February 1st.
All registrations will close on the 1st March at 10pm. This enables us to form the teams and getting things sorted.
General registrations are now closed and we are only accepting registration for:
- Senior Mens – Limited spaces left, please register asap
- Senior Womens – Full, please register if you have been at pre-season training.
- Juniors Closed other than:
- U12 Girls
- U16 Girls
- U9 Mixed
- U10 Mixed
- U13 MIxed
- KickOff (4.5yrs – 7years old intro to soccer program)
2020 Open Day / First Seniors Pre-Season
Come along to MIrrabooka Reserve @ 9am on the 1st of Feb. We will be hanging out and answering your questions. If you are keen to join the seniors then bring your runners and have a run with the folks from 9-11.
5th Jan – Registration opens for 2019 players
1st Feb – Registration opens for new players
1st Feb – Seniors Saturday pre-season training starts 9am
1st Mar – General Registrations Close. Please ensure you get your registration in before it rolls around.
March – Teams are finalised and pre season training begins for all ages. March 19th – Volunteer briefing at NewHope Baptist Church, 3 Springfield Road, Blackburn North 7:30-9pm. All 2020 volunteers are required to attend.
TBC – Round 1 Seniors
TBC – Round 1 Juniors and KickOff
We call Mirrabooka Reserve home. Come and check us out during the winter season for training during the week nights and games all day Saturday from 8:45am – 5pm.