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News Vic Health - This Girl Can

Last Updated: May 19, 2020 at 11:01 am

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News WRFL Umpires

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In Profile Christian Brenner

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:47 pm

Christian joined umpiring via a rather unusual route. He started umpiring in Round 5, 2010 after spending 10 years in the Army Reserve as an infantry soldier. Read More

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In Profile Adrian O'Donnell

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:47 pm

One of the most distinguished and longest serving umpires in the WRFL, Adrian O'Donnell is a name that, over the past 20 years, has become synonymous with senior football in the WRFL. He was inducted into the WRFL Umpires Hall of Fame in 2014 and became a Life Member in 2003. He has been a Division 1 Senior field umpire 10 times in the last 15 years, including 4 times back-to-back (2003-4, 2006-7, 2009-10, 2012-13). Read More

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In Profile Bianca Michetti

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:47 pm

Like many umpires, Bianca Michetti started umpiring as a young girl after she was dragged down to training by one of her siblings. Her older sister, in this case. The young 15 year old had been a club umpire ("clubbie") a few times for her local footy team (the one her uncle happened to be coaching in the under 16s), and was looking for something interesting to do. It was her older sister, Rosie, who dragged her down to Scovell Reserve and told her that if she was going to be an umpire, she... Read More

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In Profile Ryan Webster

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:46 pm

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In Profile Stefan Bjelosevic

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:46 pm

Our latest field umpire to taste state football tells us how he got there. Read More

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In Profile Robert Hill

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:46 pm

At just 14 years of age, Robert Hill remembers being extremely nervous before his first game and equally fatigued afterwards. Fast forward six years later and he's quite the opposite Read More

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In Profile Dean McGowan

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:45 pm

Dean's umpiring journey began under the watchful eye of Terry O'Donnell, and the experience in his debut match continues to propel his career. Read More

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News (2016) 2016 Interleague - Dean McGowan & Cameron Terrill

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:45 pm

Earlier this year, Dean McGowan and Cameron Terill were selected from a group of the WRFL's most promising young umpires by AFL Victoria to officiate the match between Geelong FL and Eastern FL at Simonds Stadium. Read More

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In Profile Cameron Terrill

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:45 pm

Like many young umpires, Cameron began his career on the boundary, though circumstances tried to stop him getting on the field. Read More

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In Profile Jody Richards

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:43 pm

Always try your best and make an effort to keep learning. Most importantly, have fun and love what you do! Read More

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News In Profile

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:34 pm

Ever wondered how those people in white out in the middle of the paddock got to doing what they're doing? Well... here's your chance to find out. Read More

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News 2019

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020 at 2:31 pm

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News (2015) WRFL Academies Starting Soon

Last Updated: Feb 24, 2020 at 3:39 pm

The WRFL Umpiring Academies at Mackillop and Caroline Springs start training on Monday 2nd March and Monday 16th March respectively with a 7pm introductory information session about the 2015 season. Read More

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Footer Privacy

Last Updated: Feb 24, 2020 at 3:39 pm

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Footer Terms & Conditions

Last Updated: Feb 24, 2020 at 3:23 pm

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About the WRFLUA Social Calendar

Last Updated: Feb 24, 2020 at 3:03 pm

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About the WRFLUA Membership

Last Updated: Feb 24, 2020 at 3:02 pm

By being a Member of the WRFLUA, you help support the association. Gold Members also receive entry to all social events during the year for free. Read More

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About the WRFLUA Executive Committee

Last Updated: Feb 24, 2020 at 3:01 pm

The executive committee manages the day-to-day operations of the WRFLUA and work with the WRFL to manage umpiring in the western region. Read More

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Getting in touch with the WRFL umpires (and even becoming an umpire) is as simple as a phone call, an email, or the click of a button! Read More