The region’s leading coaches for 2018 have been honoured on Thursday 4 October 2018 at the Annual Goulburn Murray Coaches Association dinner held at ‘Barooga Sporties’ who have been the associations Major Partner since 1988. The annual event recognises and awards AFL Coaches in all categories across affiliated leagues in the region, with 2018 including for the first time a Netball Coach of the Year. Congratulations to all the Nominees and Winners of the 2018 GMCA Coach of the Year list below: Auskick Centre of the Year Nominees Jack Smyth – Nagambie Mark McGann – Echuca Rockets Jason Parker – Deakin Reserve 2018 Winner: Mark McGann Junior Coach of the Year (U12 and below) Nominees Tim Hayes – Yea Ben Hearn – Moama Steve Hetherton – Saints 2018 Winner: Ben Hearn Female Coach of the Year Nominees Fiona Byrnes – Nathalia 2018 Winner: Fiona Byrnes Netball Coach of the Year Nominees Jessica Bamblett – Rumbalara FNC 2018 Winner: Jessica Bamblett Youth Coach of the Year (U13 to U18) Nominees Rob Allen – Cobram Tait Collins – Tallygaroopna Glenn Hart – Kyabram Rod Mann – St Marys Dean Walton – Shepp United Bailey Wileman – Rochester 2018 Winner: Rob Allen Senior Coach of the Year Craig Kellow – Nathalia Paul Newman – Kyabram Kevin O’Donoghue – Tallygaroopna 2018 Winner: Craig Kellow
Coaches Honoured at Annual Dinner
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Position Vacant: Commercial & Communications Officer
AFL Goulburn Murray has secured a new partnership with McDonalds Shepparton & Mooroopna for a brand-new initiative set to take place across five games in 2019.
McDonalds Partnering With AFL GM For Kids Game Of The Month Initiative
AFL Goulburn Murray have a new Regional General Manager in Jamie Macri, who will be moving from AFL Central Victoria in Bendigo, to AFL Goulburn Murray office in Kialla, within the next month.
New Region General Manager Announced
After 12 months of surveys, workshops, discussions and debates the AFL Goulburn Murray Commission has handed down its final report of the Junior Football Future Directions Project.
Commission Releases Junior Review Final Report
AFL Goulburn Murray has secured a new partnership with Footy Feud, an Australian football themed-card game.
Footy Feud Driving Junior Game Development Whilst Furthering Numeracy