On 17th March 2020, AFL Victoria recommended that all community football and netball managed by AFL Goulburn Murray be postponed in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, which AFL Goulburn Murray has followed.
Below you will find a number of FAQs – these will be updated as more information comes to light.
Why has Community Football & Netball/NAB AFL Auskick been postponed?
Does this only affect Football or does it affect Netball clubs that are part of AFL Goulburn Murray Leagues?
When will Community Football and Netball/Auskick recommence?
My Football/Netball Club/Auskick centre is small. Why has it stopped when the Australian Government Health Department advice is only for gatherings of over 500?
What if our League would like to continue playing?
Are individual Clubs able to continue training?
Who has made this decision?
What’s going to happen with fixtures when the season commences?
What happens if the situation hasn’t improved by the end of May?
How will Community Clubs survive with no revenue from registration fees, sponsorship or playing matches?
My Auskick has commenced, do i get a refund?
If Auskick is cancelled, are we required to send back the Auskick packs?
Will my Community Football Club be offering refunds?
Is Half Time Auskick going ahead at matches?
Will my child be provided with another opportunity to play at Half Time Auskick again this season if it is cancelled?
Does this apply to AFL 9s competitions?