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 12 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.

Our men's competition runs May to August whilst Junior & Women's is September to December. Clubs are now recruiting and rookies are always welcome with many new players getting a start each season.

2015 Women’s All Star Game Uniforms Revealed!

It’s what you have all been waiting for!

With the help of Geelong Sports Apparel, Gridiron Victoria is very excited to release the official team jerseys for the inaugural Women’s All Star Game.

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2015 Senior Men’s Season

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In 2015 the Gridiron Victoria Senior men’s season features 13 teams competing across two divisions in a 14 week regular season (including byes). Season kicks off first weekend in May with the 2015 TGI Friday’s Vic Bowl XXXI set for Saturday 15th of August.

Division One (7 teams – 12 games)

Monash Warriors, Geelong Buccaneers, Western Crusaders, Croydon Rangers, South Eastern Predators, Berwick Miners, Melbourne Uni Royals

All division one teams play each other twice throughout the season for 12 games and 2 byes.

Division Two (6 teams – 10 games)

Bendigo Dragons, Monash Barbarians, Northern Raiders, Gippsland Gladiators, Ballarat Falcons, Pakenham Silverbacks

All division two teams play each other twice throughout the season plus for 10 games and 4 byes . There are no cross-over games between the divisions.

Top four in each division advance to playoffs (1st vs 4th; 2nd vs 3rd) with winners playing for the Vic Bowl and Division Two Championship respectively.

See the full 2015 senior men’s fixture below:

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2015 Women’s All Star Game Coaching Staff

As June the 5th rapidly approaches and the excitement grows for the first ever 11 a side Women’s All Star Game in Australia, GV are pleased to announce the following coaches are on board to join the two Head Coaches already named.

We are also pleased to announce which teams each Coach will be part of on the night of the All Star Game.

Womens All Star Team Fire

Head Coach: Matthew Jenkins (Northern Lady Raiders)

Assistant Coaches: Chris Touhy (Melbourne Uni Chargers) & John Love (Berwick Miners Diamonds)

Womens All Star Team Ice

Head Coach:  Jamie Stafford (Berwick Miners Diamonds)

Assistant Coaches: Harry Jalland (Melbourne Uni Chargers) & Nathan Dipola (Northern Lady Raiders)

We hope to announce more team appointments in the coming weeks and to unveil the uniforms for each team shortly, but the above Logo’s give you a hint of what is to come.

Friday June 5th @ State Netball Hockey Center Parkville.

Entry is FREE. Kickoff 7:30pm

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2015 Women’s All Star Team Names

After much deliberation, Gridiron Victoria are happy to announce the team names for the Women’s All Star Game.

In what will be a celebration of Women’s Football, two teams will take the field in a battle for glory (and bragging rights) on a cold Friday night in Melbourne.

Fire vs Ice

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2015 Women’s All Star Game: June 5th

2015 Gridiron Victoria Women's All Star Game

Stop the Press! The First Full Contact 11 a side Women’s Game is ON!!!

NOTE: Despite some foolish journalism, this event is NOT SOLD OUT!

TICKETS ARE FREE! (This is not an April Fools Joke)

GV is proud to announce the first ever Women’s 11 a side full contact (NCAA rules) game of Gridiron to be played in Australia.

When: Friday the 5th of June at 7.30 pm (kick off – FREE ENTRY)
Where: State Netball Hockey Center Parkville (Google Map)
Teams: Team names to be released at a later date

Congratulations to the Head Coaches of the 2 All Star Teams:

Matthew Jenkins (Northern Lady Raiders)
Jamie Stafford (Berwick Diamonds)

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