Gridiron Victoria American Football

Victoria is home to the biggest and best Gridiron league in Australia!

We offer Men's, Women's full NCAA uniform and Juniors (under 19's) gridiron competitions. We have a total of 13 clubs spread throughout the Melbourne metropolitan area and Ballarat, Bendigo, Geelong, Gippsland and Pakenham.

Do you want to play gridiron? No experience necessary!

Find the Victorian Gridiron club near you for more information.

Junior (Under 19's) & Women's season starts mid September to late October 2015 and again in mid February through to late April. Our men's competition runs May to August each year. Clubs are now recruiting and rookies are always welcome with many new players getting a start each season.

2015 Women’s Season Awards

At a glittering event last Friday night attended by more than 100 people, Gridiron Victoria acknowledged the outstanding individual efforts this season with the 2015 Women’s League Awards.

Our thanks to Lisa Tzevakos for an outstanding effort putting the evening together; Barend van den Hoek for  amazing photos from the night (and again throughout the year) and to GV Vice President and Director of Women’s Football Mark Levin on managing an outstanding year of Women’s Football in Victoria.

Now on to the award winners! Congratulations to the following ladies on an outstanding season!

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2015 Junior League Awards

At the 2015 Junior Vic Bowl XVIII we acknowledged the outstanding individual effort by our very best players.

And following an undefeated season and a emphatic back to back championship run, the Melbourne Uni Lions scooped the pool of awards! Congratulations to the following great players on an incredible year.

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Do you want to play Gridiron?

Gridiron Victoria Junior Season

Seen our TV commercial? Want to follow in the footsteps of Jarryd Hayne?

You must be 15 – 19 years of age to play juniors and over 18 for women’s.

Make the switch to American Football now and you too could find yourself in the NFL one day. Pre-season training for junior competition starts over Christmas and early 2016!

2016 Junior & Women’s Season has moved!

The 2016 Junior (15 – 19) and Women’s (18+) season will kick off in late February and run through to April.

We intend to run early morning and night games and will have a comprehensive heat policy to deal with the summer months.

Find the junior team nearest you!

We have junior gridiron teams across metro Melbourne, Pakenham and Geelong.

Gridiron Victoria is recruiting men and women for senior and junior competitions as well as coaches, officials and support staff.

Got some questions? View our FAQs page and contact us today!

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2015 Junior & Women’s VIC BOWL on Halloween

2015 Junior & Women's Vic Bowl

The 2015 Gridiron Victoria Junior & Women’s VIC BOWL will be on Saturday 31st October in a special HALLOWEEN event spooktacular!

It will be held at the home ground of our newest club the Melton Wolves: MacPherson Park Recreation Reserve, 783 Coburns Road Melton (google maps)

Junior Vic Bowl

Women’s Vic Bowl

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2015 Junior & Women’s Season

2015 Junior Champion Melbourne Uni Lions

Our biggest and best Junior and Women’s season!

JJuniors (15-19 year olds)

Melbourne Uni Lions, South Eastern Predators, Western Crusaders, Monash Warriors, Berwick Miners, Croydon Rangers, Pakenham Silverbacks, Northern Raiders

WWomen’s (18+)

Northern Lady Raiders, Berwick Miners Diamonds, Melbourne Uni Chargers, Geelong Buccaneers, Ballarat Kestrels, Croydon Rangers

Season shift in 2016

In addition to the upcoming season, from 2016 the Junior and Women’s season will move permanently to the start of the year with the season expected to kick off mid February and conclude late April 2016. The men’s season will push back at least a month to mid June.

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