10 of the Best Places to Play Football in Melbourne

10 of the Best Places to Play Football in Melbourne

Joining a local football team is a great to keep fit and make connections.


1. South Melbourne Districts Sports Club

To be the preferred community based sports club in the City of Port Phillip offering members the opportunity to both develop life skills and participate in teams sports within a safe and enjoyable environment.

Clarke Shields Pavilion
Oval No. 11, Aughtie Drive in the Albert Park Reserve

Contact Contact form


2. Ivanhoe Amateur Football Club

Since 1910 IAFC has been the district football club representing the Ivanhoe area. They compete in the Victorian Amateur Football Association (VAFA).

Ivanhoe Park, 153 The Boulevard
Ivanhoe, VIC

Phone 61 418 128 616


3. Oakleigh Amateur Football Club

Oakleigh Amateur Football Club came together in 1992 as an amalgamation of the Oakleigh Sacred Heart and Emmanuel Football Clubs.

W.A. Scammell Reserve
Guest Road
South Oakleigh 3167 (Melways *69 G11)

Phone 0413 048 121
E-mail jamie@twmelectrical.com.au


4. Power House Amateur Football Club

Since its inception in 1947, PHAFC has played in the Victorian Amateur Football Association. We welcome all players of all standards to become part of what historically has been a great sporting culture and a great social environment.

Village Green Drive
St Kilda VIC 3182, Australia

Phone 0415 176 640
E-mail seniorcoach@powerhouse-afc.com


5. Eisternwick Amateur Football Club

Elsternwick AFC is a local district club that has been playing in the VAFA for over 100 years. Currently in Division 3, we are the oldest district club in the VAFA has survived by being successful both on and off the field. Come down and experience all that EAFC has to offer, whilst being part of your local community.

Graham Holmes Oval
St Kilda Street
Elwood, VIC

Phone 0412 876 750
E-mail Clubreview15@gmail.com


6. Hawthorn Amateur Football Club

The Hawthorn Amateur Football Club was founded in 1995 and is currently in Division 3. We won the F Grade Premiership in 1998 and Reserve Premiership in 2014. We have a strong focus on developing our players on and off the field. We also have a strong focus on Mental Health awareness and looking out for your mates.

169 Rathmines Rd.
Hawthorn East

Phone +61 438 545 520
E-mail hawthornafc@gmail.com


7. West Brunswick Amateur Football Club

The West Brunswick Amateur Football Club was founded in 1959 and is a member of the Victorian Amateur Football Association.

Matches are played at different locations.

E-mail westbrunswick@gmail.com


8. Fremantle CBC Amateur Football Club

Amateur football club.

Morris Buzzacott Reserve
Prescott Drive, Kardinya WA 6163

Phone 0417 931 659
E-mail info@freocbc.com.au


9. Old Trinity Football Club

A community sports club organization.

80 Windsor Crescent
Surrey Hills, Vic, 3127

E-mail oldtrinityfc@gmail.com


10. Ormond Football Club

The Ormond AFC is a proud and successful suburban football club, having won 13 senior premierships, 19 reserves premierships and 11 U19 premierships. In addition they have produced more than 22 VFL/ AFL senior footballers since being established. It has a strong foothold in its local community through its commitment to support local footballers, businesses and other organisations.

E E Gunn Reserve
Entrance off Dorothy Ave.
Ormond, VIC, 3204

E-mail OAFC@bigpond.com


If you’re a member at a football club that’s not listed above, let us know and we’ll add it to our next list.


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