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RDFNL Footy TV - Reviewing Round Five

Tara and Yeendy look back at round 5.more


An update of Indigenous Round in the RDFNL.more


Check out what happened today.more

Rockbank's new Club 18s team

Rockbank has introduced a new Club 18s team.more

RDFNL Footy TV - Previewing Round 5

Tara and Yeendy look at Round 5 in RDFNL Footy.more

Game time change for Sunday at Blackwood Drive #1

Please note some new game times have been entered.more

Junior Interleague Schedule

Overview of RDFNL Junior Interleague games in the coming weeks.more

RDFNL Netball Show - Rd3/4

Catch up on the latest in RDFNL Netball.more

Funding for your club

Find out the latest details to get funding for your club.more

Big wins for RDFNL

RDFNL gets the job done.more

RDFNL confounds rival

Woodend/Hesket's Dan Toman led RDFNL to victorymore

RDFNL beat West Gippsland

RDFNL has climbed the rankings with a big win!more

Junior Interleague Squad Updates

All squad news has been updated in the respective age group sitesmore

Telstra Sponsorship

We catch up with RDFNL Interleague sponsor Telstra, Sunburymore

Interleague Profile - Chloe Wilson

We take a look at one our netball Interleague stars - Chloe Wilsonmore

RDFNL Interleague Information - Saturday May 13th

All of the detail ahead of tomorrow's Work Safe Community Championships Interleague matches between Riddell District Football Netball League & West Gippsland Football Netball League.more

Andrews off to Shanghai

Former RUA Jordan Andrews is umpiring in Chinamore

Wallan in fine form

Wallan continued its recent run of form with a big win.more

RDFNL Senior Football Interleague Squad Named

Skip & his assistant coaches have finalised the squad ahead of this Saturday's match against West Gippsland FNCmore

Centrals on track

Melton Centrals' new game plan is getting results.more

RDFNL Footy TV - Reviewing Round 4

Tara and Yeendy look back at round four in the RDFNL footy world.more

Cats still unbeaten

Macedon maintained its unbeaten record this season on Saturday.more

RDFNL Under 18 Football Interleague Squad Named

Chris & Rob have finalised the squad following last night's match against the Ballarat FNL.more

Sonogan injured/Cats end streak

Macedon enjoyed a big 103-point win over Riddell.more

Redbacks edge out Burras

Check out how Romsey toppled reigning premier Diggers Rest.more

Today's netball results

Who won today's games and who starred?more


Find out what matches are on the radio.more

RDFNL Footy TV - Previewing Round 4

Tara and Yeendy look at Round 4 in RDFNL footballmore

RDFNL Footy TV - Reviewing Round 3

Tara and Yeendy look back at Round three footy in the RDFNL.more

Under 13 & Under 16.5 Interleague Squads

Squads,training times & venues have been announced.more

Confirmation of Senior Interleague Training

Senior Interleague training will be at Macedon on Wednesday nightmore

Update on RDFNL Junior Fixture

Information relating to the loading of Rounds 4 to 14 for the RDFNL Junior competition.more

Under 18 Football Practice Match Squad

The squad for Wednesday's practice match against BFNL in Sunbury has been named.more

Saturday results

Saturday netball resultsmore

Rams relish a facelift

Great news at Rockbankmore

Under 17s Interleague

Check out the squads for Under 17 Interleaguemore

Previews - Riddell

Look at Riddell's preparations for the 2017 season.more

Manning parts way with Lancefield

Ash Manning departs Lancefield as Senior Football coachmore

Rebuilt Rockbank aim high

Check out the latest on Rockbank netballers.more

RDFNL Netball TV Rd 2

Kim and Grace talk netball this week.more

Cats topple Sharks on Anzac Day

Macedon defeated Rupertswood by 56-points on Anzac Day.more

Senior football Interleague update

Yeendy catches up with Skip Bray - Senior Football Interleague coachmore

Lancefield FNC searching for Club Trainers

Lancefield FNC have vacancies for Club Trainers for season 2017more

Change of Venue - Senior Interleague Training

Training has been moved to Romsey Park for tonight's session.more


Macedon v Rupertswood Anzac Day scoresmore

Rams turn it on in style

Rockbank won its first game since 2015.more

Previews - Rupertswood

Brief insight into Rupertswood before its game against Macedon.more

Doing it for Barny/ends streak

Wallan played for fallen team mate Brent 'Barny' Fitzgerald on Saturday.more

RDFNL Footy TV - Round 2 P2

Tara and Yeendy talk up the remaining Round Two games.more

Footy on your radio - round two

Update on 100.7 Highlands FM matches in Round twomore

Round 3 Fixture change - Rupertswood v Rockbank

The Round 3 match between Rupertswood & Rockbank has been moved from Sunday to Saturdaymore

Room for improvement

Romsey is on the board for season 2017 after claiming its first win on Thursday night.more

RDFNL Senior Interleague Training Squad Announced

Training squads have been announced, along with other information in relation to the programmore

Previews - Macedon

Macedon FNC previewsmore

Previews - Romsey FNC

Catch up on behind the scenes at Romsey.more

ANZAC Day Arrangements

All of the detail ahead of ANZAC day at Tony Clarke Reserve.more

Previews - Melton Centrals

A quick look at Melton Centrals ahead of this week's game.more

RDFNL Footy TV - Round 2 P1

Check out RDFNL Footy TVmore

Confirmation of Start Time for tonights game between Romsey & Centrals

Start time definitely 7pm, as previously advisedmore

RDFNL Junior Interleague Training Squads - Under 14 & 15

Training squads have been announced, along with other information in relation to the programmore

RDFNL Under 18 interleague Squad

Detail of Under 18 Interleague Squad & Training information.more

Redbacks v Centrals

A reminder of Thursday night's match!more

Burras too strong for Bombers

Diggers Rest had too much class for Riddell in football and netball.more

Broadford to Forfeit their Round 1 Under 18.5 match

Broadford unable to generate sufficient numbers to take the field in Round 1 against Rupertswood.more

Tigers/Hawks Previews

Lancefield/Woodend Hesket/Wallan previews.more

RDFNL Footy TV is back

Yeendy and Star Weekly journalist Tara Murray talk footymore

100.7 Radio game

Melton Centrals v Rockbank - 6.30pmmore

RDFNL Netball TV is back

Check out the new and improved RDFNL Netball TV show.more

Previews - Wallan

Wallan's Senior Football Netball Previewmore
Sunbury Lions, Diggers Rest and Sunbury Kangaroos will join forces with Bacchus Marsh to form the Club 18s competition.

Introducing Club 18s

Check out the new Club 18s competition.more

Previews - Diggers Rest

Click on the link to see the first of our previews.more

Broadford FNC Update

Ollie Matthews, Rod Ward & Steve Williams met with Broadford FNC last night.more

Weekend Wrap-up March24-26

Highlights from practice matches and local AFL players.more

Bright, better at Macedon

There will be a major lighting upgrade to proceed at Macedon's Tony Clarke Reserve.more

Football at Rockbank

Yeendy catches up with Rockbank Football Sporting Club Senior football co-coach Leighroy Sporle.more

Interleague coaches announced

Senior and Under 18s Football Interleague coaches announced.more

Celebrating 30 years

It’ll be a case of not just the future but also the past as the Sunbury Kangaroos hold their season launch on Saturday night.more

Practice Match run-down March17/19

Summary of practice match results from over the weekend in the RDFNL.more

Broadford in crisis

Broadford Football Netball Club is in a crisis and is in desperate need of coaches and players across football and netball.more


Woodend/Hesket Football Netball Club is looking for players to join its Reserves and Senior football teams for season 2017.more

Riddell 'Footy is Back' Business Luncheon

Riddell Football Netball Club is hosting its annual "Footy's Back Business Luncheon" on Friday, March 31.more

Holiday Camps

AFL Goldfields hosts its AFL Camp in Sunbury on Tuesday, April 4.more

Nabby's Car of the Week - Episode 2/17

Yeendy and Nabby talk cars, football and take a new car for a spin.more

Interleague venue announced

Riddell District Football Netball League will host the West Gippsland Football Netball League in the 2017 WorkSafe AFL Victoria Community Championships on Saturday 21st May.more

Riddell back youth tactics

Riddell will follow the same philosophy in season 2017 that got it to last year’s Riddell District Football League grand final.more

Rupo has lot to ponder over

When Rupertswood was knocked out of the RDFNL premiership race at the elimination final stage for the second time in as many years last season,more

Netball Interleague coaches announced

Riddell District Football Netball League is excited to announce the appointment of its interleague netball coaches for 2017.more

March 1 - Coaching/Leadership/Training

Read here for the latest in coaching, leadership and training programs at AFL Goldfields and Western Bulldogs.more

Romsey steel its core

With a strong existing core group, Romsey has added what it hopes are the final pieces of the puzzle for its tilt at the RDFNL premiership.more

RUA call for recruits

As the RDFNL season ramps up, it’s not just players who are training.more

Broadford seek netballers/coaches

Broadford is seeking netball players and coaches ahead of the upcoming 2017 RDFNL season.more

Bibby joins AFL Goldfields

AFL Goldfields is delighted to announce the employment of Grace Bibby as our new Administration and Netball Operations Manager.more

RDFNL TV - Cats Senior Football Pre-season

Yeendy catches up with Macedon Football Netball Club Senior Football coach Jeff Andrews about the upcoming season.more

Nabby's Car of the Week - Episode 1/17

Yeendy catches up with Brian 'Nabby' McNabb from Melton Toyota to discuss two upcoming launches, the Car of the Week, and two clubs in the region.more

Kickstart and All Regions Day

AFL and Australia Post are working together for the 'Kickstart and All Nations Regional Trial Day'.A training session will be held on Tuesday, February 21 at Arnolds Creek.more

Club news - Diggers Rest

Diggers Rest coach Shaun Sims has assured supporters the club will not be “sitting on our hands” after breaking its Riddell District Football League premiership drought in 2016.more

Junior Lions seek Under 16.5s players

Sunbury Lions Junior Football Netball Club is seeking new registrations for Under 16.5s football in 2017.more

AFL Goldfields TV - Behind the scenes

Catch up on the latest on all the excitement that is happening behind the scenes at AFL Goldfields on February 17.more

Burra's new girls footy team

Diggers Rest Junior Football Club is making its first foray into girls’ football.The Burras have previously had girls play in the boy’s juniors sides, but this season the club wants to field a girls’ side for the first time.more

Elite Kicking Masterclass

This Friday is your last chance to register for the Elite Kicking Masterclass Program that takes place at Ikon Park on Sunday, February 26.more

Coaching Masterclass/Come and Try Day

Western Bulldogs will host a Coaching Masterclass seminar for local coaches and Come and Try Day for female footballers of all ages on Monday, February 20.more

Junior Rams ramp it up

Rockbank Football Netball Club junior sides will be known as the Western Rams as the club looks to re-establish its junior program.more

Interleague Football coach vacancies

The Riddell District Football Netball League (RDFNL) is seeking candidates for the positions of 2017 RDFNL Senior & Under 18 Interleague Football Head Coach.more

Club registrations and vacancies

Woodend and Romsey junior registrations, Broadford looking for netball coaches while Rupertswood and Macedon are seeking new trainers.more

VicHealth grants now open


Essendon stars visit St Anne's Primary

Darcy Parish and Sam Draper of Essendon visited St Anne's Primary School in a clinic that was run for the RDFNL.more

Lindsay Gilbee kicking masterclass

All RDFNL and RDJFNL Senior coaches are welcome to learn skills to teach their players about kicking improvement.more

Locals stand-out in AFL W

A brief run down of local participants in the opening round of the AFL Women's competition.more

Level 1 Coaches course

Register today for upcoming Level 1 Goldfields Coaching Course.more

2017 Junior Competition Dates (Amended)

Details of our Junior Competition dates to remember for season 2017more

WebTV - Pre-season Ep2

Catch some of the news on the field and court in the RDFNL.more


The RDFNL is holding an Introduction to umpiring workshop in Marchmore


The RDFNL have now opened netball registrations.more

AFL Goldfields staff announcement

Rhiannon Banner is moving on to take up an exciting new challenge.more

Netball Operations Co Ordinator / Office Manager

A position has opened up with AFL Goldfieldsmore

Highlands FM need you

Community radio station 100.7 Highlands FM is currently looking for presenters to join its broadcast team.more

Lancefield FNC - Netball Trials & Training

Lancefield FNC are holding Netball trials & training on Thursday February 2nd at Lancefield Parkmore

Diggers Rest gets the Chokljat

Diggers Rest has pulled off a recruiting coup signing former Australian netballer Natasha Chokljat.more

2017 Season Fixture is now available

The Ontime Delivery Solutions RDFNL 2017 season fixture has been finalised.more

Woodend-Hesket Lighting Project - Support Required

Woodend-Hesket Football Netball Club seeks assistance with its lighting projectmore

Sunbury Kangaroos put out call for women’s side

Sunbury Kangaroos are the latest club to signal its intention to field a women’s football side next season.more

Gisborne opens up footy field to wider public embrace

Gisborne will join the growing number of football clubs fielding women’s football sides next season.more


The Ridddell FNC are looking for an A grade netball coach for the 2017 Western Water season.more

Chris Yeend & Mitch Tinning appointed to AFL Goldfields

AFL Goldfields is delighted to announcement the employment of Chris Yeend as our new Media, Marketing & Events Officer, and Mitch Tinning as our new RDFNL Administration Officer.more

Broadford announce new Senior Coach

Broadford FNC have announced James Philpot as Senior playing coach for 2017more


THE On Time RDFNL are calling for expressions of interest for the 2017 Junior Netball Interleague Coaching positions.more

RDFNL 2017 Season Fixture

The draft fixture for season 2017 has been sent to clubs for reviewmore

AFL Goldfields Female Football Manager Appointed

AFL Goldfields has announced Krista Woodroffe as Female Football Managermore

RDFNL Announces New Major & Naming Rights Partner

It is with great pleasure that the Riddell District Football Netball League announce the next Major & Naming Rights partner will be Ontime Delivery Solutions.more


The Romsey FNC are seeking a head trainer along with a netball trainer for the upcoming 2017 season.more


Romsey FNC seeking Netball Head coach/A grade Coach for 2017more

2016 RDFNL Golf Day Results

The 2016 RDFNL Golf Day at Eynesbury Golf Course has been run and wonmore

Positions Vacant - Apply Now

AFL Goldfields are looking for a new Media & Events Officer and RDFNL Administration Officer.more

Female Football Manager Position

AFL Goldfields offers a rare and exciting opportunity to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and suitably qualified individual to serve as our 1st ever Female Football Manager.more

2017 Pre-Season Update - October

Check out the latest in behind the scenes with the RDFNL this pre-season.more

New Recruits

New recruits at Sunbury Kangaroos and Woodend/Hesket.more

Woodend-Hesket Netball Trials Commence Saturday November 5th

Trials for the Woodend Hawks are now open for the 19/u, A, B and C grade senior Netball teamsmore

Broadford FNC seeking Football & Netball Coaches for season 2017

The Broadford Football Netball Club are seeking applications for both Football & Netballmore

Rockbank FNC Wins Melton Toyota Club Sponsorship Award

The Melton Toyota Riddell District Football Netball League is pleased to confirm that the Rockbank FNC is the winner of the Melton Toyota Club Sponsorship Award for the 2017 season.more

Macedon Netball Trials

Details of 2 trial sessions for 19 and Under, along with Open age divisionmore

Melton Centrals coach rested and ready for the hard work

Youth and development will be the focus of new Melton Centrals coach Mathew Sproule.more

Rupertswood FNC seeking Under 18.5 Coach

The Rupertswood Football Netball Club seeking applications for its U/18.5 football teammore

Roo legend returns!

Chris Meacham returns to the Sunbury Kangaroos.more

Sunbury Kangaroos FNC seeking Netball Coaches

The Sunbury Kangaroos Football Netball Club are seeking expression of interest for all Netball Coaching Positionsmore

RDFNL locals make their mark

Two RDFNL juniors impressed in Sunday's VFL Grand Final.more

Woodend-Hesket FNC seeking Netball coaches for 2017

Woodend-Hesket FNC are seeking expressions of interest for all Netball coaching positions in 2017more

Scrappy Riddell get it done

Bombers go back to back in A Grade Netballmore

The greatest win of all?

Diggers Rest defeated Riddell in extra time to claim the Senior RDFNL football premiership. The Reserves also secured the premiership in a big day for the club.more

2016 RDFNL Grand Final Wrap

All of the results from a big day at Romsey Parkmore

Grand Final radio

Check out how you can catch the 2016 RDFNL Grand Final on your radio.more

RDFNL Netball Show - Grand Final Edition

There’s only two more sleeps until RDFNL netball’s biggest day of the year…which means it’s time for the Grand Final episode of the RDFNL Netball Show!!more

RDFNL Footy Show - Grand Final Edition

We’re saving the best ‘til last, as we bring to you our special Grand Final edition of the RDFNL Footy Show!more

AFL Goldfields Holiday Programs - September School Holidays

We are excited to announce some new and exciting AFL Holiday Programs in the upcoming school holidays.more

2016 RDFNL Grand Final Information

Everything you need to know about the RDFNL Grand Final right here.more

Riddell survives Roos challenge

Riddell has set up a grand final date with Diggers Rest in the Riddell District Football Leaguemore

Macedon close to the cream

Macedon was just happy to put out a good performance and see what happened in the Riddell District Netball League preliminary final.more

Junior Best & Fairest Awards

All award winners & vote getters across our 17 junior football & netball competitions.more

RDFNL Netball Show - Finals Week 3

It’s only one more sleep until Preliminary Final day, and what better way to prepare than with the RDFNL Netball Show!more

RDFNL Footy Show - Finals Week 3

Want the best insight into this weekend’s Preliminary Final? Look no further, the RDFNL Footy Show has it for you!more

Macedon FNC win Fox Footy Award

The Macedon Football Club is celebrating after last night winning an exclusive coaching experience with the North Melbourne Football Club thanks to the FOX FOOTY Club Rewards program.more

2016 Bowen and Ryan Medal winners

See the full list of winners from this year's RDFNL Bowen and Ryan Medal, inclusive of full list of votes across each grade of Football & Netball.more

Footy finals wrap-up - Week 2

Summary of all six football matches on the weekend.more

Riddell rises to challenge

Riddell is through to a third straight Riddell District Netball League A-grade grand final after defeating arch-rival Rupertswood on Saturday.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Finals Week 2

Looking for something to fill that vacant Friday Night Footy gap? Never fear, the RDFNL Footy Show is here!!more

RDFNL Netball Show - Finals Week 2

Just in time for match day, we bring to you our second Finals edition of the RDFNL Netball Show!more

Finals on your radio

Tune into 100.7 Highlands FM all weekend for all the finals action.more

Clash jumper for Hawks

Woodend-Hesket Under 18.5 team will wear a clash jumper for Saturday's Second Semi-Final against Rupertswood.more

Romsey wins cliffhanger

Star Weekly journalist Tara Murray wraps up the first weekend of A Grade netball finals in the Riddell District Football Netball League.more

Football finals round-up

A summary of all football matches from the the opening week of finals matches.more

Media Release - Venue Change for 2nd Semi Final

The 2nd Semi-Final will be played at Rockbank on Saturday September 3rd.more

RDFNL Netball Show - Finals Week 1

What better way to greet the start of the 2016 McDonald’s Finals Series than with the RDFNL Netball Show!!more

RDFNL Footy Show - Finals Week 1

Finals time is here, and to give you the best insight in the lead-up to the start of the finals, we give you the RDFNL Footy Show!more

Melton Centrals FNC seeking coaches for 2017

Melton Centrals FNC are seeking expressions of interest for all coaching positions in both Football & Netball for 2017more

Wallan takes sixth spot

It was heartache for the finals hopes of Lancefield and Sunbury Kangaroos in the Riddell District Football League.more

Burras just sneak in

It was a nervous few minutes for Diggers Rest after its final Riddell District Netball League match of the regular season on Saturday.more

RDFNL Announces Finals Arrangements – Week 1

The schedule for Week 1 of the 2016 Melton Toyota RDFNL McDonalds Finals Series has been announced.more

Urgent Announcement - Venue change for Junior Finals in Week 1

Games originally scheduled to be played at Macedon have been moved to Gardiner Oval, Gisborne.more

Junior Finals Schedule - week one

Riddell District Junior Football Netball League finals schedule - week onemore

2016 Steve Turner Medal Nominations

Check out the latest list of nominations for the 2016 Steve Turner Dome Rising Gun Medal from rounds one to 15.more

Roos maintain form against desperate Magpies

BROADFORD senior footballers earned their 11th win in a row with a commanding 65-point win over Wallan on Saturday at Harley Hammond Reserve.more

Rupertswood ready for finals

With a finals spot already in the bag, Rupertswood had nothing to lose going into the final two rounds of the RDFL season.more

Burras still undefeated

Diggers Rest maintained its unbeaten start to the 2016 Home and Away season with a testing eight-point win over Riddell.more

Footy on your Radio with Highlands FM - Round 16

Yeendy & Doug will be at Riddells Creek Reserve this Saturday, to call the action between Riddell & Diggers Rest.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 16

It’s back for August, and just in time for your netball fix…yep, it’s the RDFNL Netball Show!more

Gisborne Rookies young guns play starring roles at national titles

GISBORNE Rookies might have a few future AFL stars in their midst, with Sam Ramsay and Sebastien Bell-Bartels helping Victoria win the School Sports Australia National Under-15s Championships.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 16

It’s that time of the week again footy fans, time for the Riddell District FNL Footy Show!more

RDFNL Finals Venues Announced

Venues for RDFNL Senior & Junior finals have been announced by the RDFNL Board.more

Nail-biting times for Diggers Rest

Diggers Rest’s finals fate will again go down to the wire in the Riddell District Netball League.

With two rounds left, the Burras are sixth, just one game clear of Lancefield. Both sides will meet a top-six side and a lower-placed side in the lead-up to finals.more

Macedon hold off Sunbury Kangaroos

Macedon edged out the Sunbury Kangaroos by 35-points in round 15 football action at Tony Clarke Reserve.more

Footy on your Radio with Highlands FM - Round 15

Yeendy, Doug & Ethan will be at Tony Clarke Reserve in Macedon this Saturday, to call the action between Macedon & Sunbury Kangaroos.more

Sunbury Lions Media Release

Announcement from Sunbury Lions FNC, in relation to the proposed merger of their Senior & Junior clubs.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 15

Struggling to get into footy mode again after the bye weekend? Let the RDFNL Footy Show help you!!!more

Romsey turns to its youth

IT WAS always going to be a testing season for Romsey.more

Sunbury Kangaroos stay in finals race

Sunbury Kangaroos kept in touch with the Riddell District Football League top six with a strong win over Rockbank on Saturday.more

Rockbank FNC seeking coaches for 2017

Rockbank FNC are seeking expressions of interest for all coaching positions in both Football & Netball for 2017more

Footy on your Radio with Highlands FM - Round 14

Yeendy, Doug & Ethan will be at Gilbert Gordon Oval in Woodend this Saturday, to call the action between Woodend-Hesket & Riddell.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 14

It’s that time of the week again footy fans, time for the RDFNL Footy Show!more

Romsey FNC seeking coaches for 2017

Romsey FNC are seeking expressions of interest for all coaching positions in both Football & Netball for 2017more

Romsey looks for late rally

ROMSEY has experienced an up and down season, but is confident it can get on a roll in time for Riddell District Netball League finals.more

Still no wins, but things look brighter for Rockbank

The wins may not be coming, but the improvement is definitely there for Rockbank in the Riddell District Football League.more

Hawks return to winners list

Woodend/Hesket ended a six game losing streak when it defeated Melton Centrals by 61-points at Gilbert Gordon Oval on Saturday.more

RDFNL Midweek Under 9’s Competition Success

The Riddell District Football Netball League commenced a midweek Under 9’s competition last Wednesday night at Arnolds Creek Reserve in West Melton.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 13

Are you in “weekend footy mode” yet? If not, here’s something to help get you there, the RDFNL Footy Show!more

Cannons talent runs deep

Two boys from RDFNL Junior Clubs named in Vic Metro Under-16 teammore

Hurt Romsey hangs tough

Romsey ground out a fighting win over Diggers Rest in Riddell District Netball League action on Saturday to strengthen its hold on a finals place.more

Rupertswood solidify their place in the top four

Stoic defence and a first-half scoring blitz were the backbone of Rupertswood’s win over Sunbury in the Riddell District Football League on Saturday.more

Women in Football Lunch

AFL Goldfields in conjunction with the RDFNL ran our annual Women in Football Lunch last Friday that was well attended by clubs right across the Region.more

Footy on your Radio with Highlands FM

Yeendy, Doug & Ethan will be at Tony Clarke Reserve, Macedon on Saturday for the clash between Macedon & Centrals.more

Change of Venue - Round 13 - July 23

The Round 13 match between Rupertswood & Romsey will be played at Clarke Oval, Sunburymore

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 12

Shaun & Yeendy are joined by a special guest for this week's RDFNL Footy Show.more

RDFNL Netball Show - July Edition

Netball fans, it’s your turn now, the RDFNL Netball Show is here!more

Taylor-made recruit flying

PERSISTENT injuries over the past two years brought a premature end to Taylor Hine’s professional football career.more

Rupertswood have plenty to be happy about

With three of its four netball teams on top of their ladders and the other team in second, there’s not much to be unhappy about at Rupertswood Netball Club.more

Cats just cling on against Redbacks

MACEDON just clung on to victory against a fast-finishing Romsey in Round 11 of the Riddell District Football League on Saturday.more

Melton Centrals' month of truth

Three successfully down, one to go for Melton Centrals in four weeks of netball that could set up their Riddell District Netball League title hopesmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 11

It's time for the best inside look at the Riddell District FNL, it's time for the RDFNL Footy Show!more

Burras grit wins the day

The Diggers Rest players knew they needed a win against one of the top sides in the Riddell District Netball League.more

Regrouping Tigers hold on to finals hopes

“Frustrating”. That’s how Lancefield netball coach Alan Watson describes his side’s first half-season in the Riddell District Netball League.more

Face off of the top two

Diggers Rest played host to Macedon in the biggest blockbuster of the 2016 Riddell District Football Netball League season.more

Confirmation of Venue - Round 12 - Woodend-Hesket at home

Confirmation that the Round 12 match between Woodend-Hesket & Wallan, is to be played at Woodend.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 10

It’s back folks, your favourite time of the week…RDFNL Footy Show time!more

Bombers limp home

Riddell produced a sub-par performance but was able to sneak home against Macedon in Riddell District Netball League on Saturday.more

Centrals hold their nerve

Melton Centrals have made a statement of intent in the Riddell District Netball League by beating the previously undefeated Rupertswood on Saturday.more

Bombers cause headaches for Cats

Diggers Rest and Macedon headed into round nine as the two undefeated in the Riddell District Football Netball League.more

Burras fight to stay unbeaten

Diggers Rest is the only undefeated side after nine rounds of the Riddell District Football League season.more

Graeme Carter brings up the Thousand!

This weekend will see Graeme "Carts" Carter, officiate in his 1,000th RDFNL game in an outstanding achievement.more

Revolution Print Bob Davis Trophy Sides Announced

AFL Goldfields announce sides for Revolution Print Online Bob Davis Trophymore

RDNA Round 9 - Highlights

Romsey netballers enjoyed an impressive win over Woodend/Hesket in A Grade netball action.more

Cats sink claws into Kangaroos

MACEDON maintained its unbeaten record for another week with victory over an inaccurate Sunbury Kangaroos in the Riddell District Football League on Saturday.more

Redbacks dominate

Romsey secured back-to-back wins in its bid to keep its premiership title defence alive.more

RDFNL Netball Show - Round 4

Netball fans, it’s your turn now, the RDFNL Netball Show is here!more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 8

After a week’s break, we know you’ve been waiting for this…the RDFNL Footy Show is back!!more

Junior Interleague Results

There was no senior footy in the RDFNL during the Queens Birthday long weekend, but plenty of interleague action at junior level.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Junior Interleague Edition

Senior football and netball takes a break this weekend but junior football still rolls on.more

Faith in youth starts to pay dividends for Redbacks

Romsey’s faith in youth and local talent is starting to show through with a massive win over Melton Centrals in the Riddell District Football League on Saturday.more

Cats withstand hungry Tigers

Macedon continued its perfect start to the season with a hard fought 22-point win over Lancefield in the wet at Tony Clarke Reserve.more

Round 7 Highlights

Another huge week of RDFNL action as we head into the winter months.more

Confirmation of Under 13 Interleague Venue for Sunday June 12th

Games to be played at Airport West - as per original schedulemore

AFL Goldfields Holiday Camp - Register Now

We are excited to announce that for the 1st time in 2016 we are hosting an indoor AFL Holiday Programs in the upcoming school holidays.more

Player points cap no worry

RIDDELL District Football League clubs believe the player points cap has had little impact on their 2016 campaigns to date.more

Prolific Burnip puts Wallan to the sword

AN INCREDIBLE 63-goal haul from Tara Burnip helped Macedon score a thumping win over Wallan in the Riddell District Netball League on Saturday.more

Rupo prevails in a nail-biter

RUPERTSWOOD secured its third win of the season in a low-scoring tussle against Romsey in the Riddell District Football League on Saturday.more

Bombers ground Hawks

Riddell delivered a fine four-quarter effort to earn a massive win over a disappointing Woodend-Hesket in the Riddell District Football League on Saturday.more

Cats get job done

Macedon Football Netball Club continued its perfect start to the season with a gruelling 39-point win over Wallan at Tony Clarke Reservemore

AFL Goldfields AFCA Seminar

Details of AFCA Breakfast Seminar being held Friday 24th June.more

Round 6 Highlights

Check out the highlights from last weekend’s Indigenous Round clash between Diggers Rest and Melton Centrals right here.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 7

It’s your favourite time of the week footy fans…time for the RDFNL Footy Show!more

Vic Metro Junior Championships - Round 1 Action

Vic Metro Championships kicked off earlier tonight, with our boys taking on the Essendon District Football Leaguemore

AFL Goldfields Junior Interleague Squads Announced

The best Junior Players from across the AFL Goldfields Region will join forces to take on AFL Barwon for the Revolution Print Bob Davis Trophy on Sunday 3rd July at the Wendouree Reserve and Northern Oval No 2 in Ballarat.more

AFL Goldfields Woodgrove Shopping Centre Shield Results

The Melton Toyota Riddell District Football Netball League just fell short of winning the AFL Goldfields Woodgrove Shopping Centre Shieldmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Indigenous Round Edition

The road trip has finished, and we’ve returned home this week for the RDFNL Footy Show!more

Interleague Highlights

It wasn’t our day in the end but there were still plenty of highlights in the RDFNL’s Senior Interleague clash against the Alberton FL last Saturday in Inverloch.more

RDFNL Junior Interleague Action

Our Under 14 & Under 15 Div 2 teams travelled to Trentham last night to take on the Maryborough Castlemaine Football Netball Leaguemore

RDFNL 18s get revenge

RDFNL Under 18 footballers was the only RDFNL team to taste success at Inverloch on Saturday.more

History repeats in epic encounter

History repeated itself on Saturday as Riddell District Football Netball League went down to Alberton in another thriller.more

2016 Indigenous Round

The Riddell DFNL’s “Indigenous Round” is a themed round to acknowledge and celebrate the Indigenous players of our game, and to highlight the proud history of the contribution of indigenous footballers in the RDFNLmore

RDFNL Announces Final Interleague Teams

Thanks to Telstra Store Sunbury who are the major sponsors of the RDFNL Interleague Program for your support in getting these teams together.more

RDFNL Junior Interleague Update

Under 13, 14 & 15 Interleague teams have been selected ahead of the upcoming Vic Metro Championship series. Updated May 19thmore

RDFNL Netball Show - Interleague Edition

After rave reviews for the first episode, we’ve brought it back again…it’s time for the RDFNL Netball Show!more

RDFNL Footy Show - Interleague Edition

Here’s a treat for you footy fans, our special Interleague edition of the RDFNL Footy Show!more

Burras stay on top

Diggers Rest maintained its place on top of the Riddell District Football League ladder with a vital win against Rupertswood at the weekend.more

Hawks secure famous win

Saturday, May 14 2016 is a date that Woodend/Hesket fans will not forget in a hurry after securing one of the best wins by the club in recent memorymore

Round 5 Highlights

All the highlights from Community Umpire Round right here.more

Footy on your radio

Tune in to 100.7 Highlands FM from 1.30pm on Saturday afternoon for the live and exclusive coverage between Woodend/Hesket and Sunbury Kangaroos.more

Finals off agenda - Magpies Look Long-Term

Wallan has moved to subdue talk it could push for a finals spot in the Riddell District Football League this season, declaring it is focused on a long-term plan.more

Cats over the Hawks...just

Macedon had the fright off its life when it just managed to overcome rivals Woodend/Hesket by 13-points to retain the Bill Tunn Cup at Tony Clarke Reserve on Saturday.more

Sharks put wrongs right

After two tough losses in a week, Rupertswood returned to the winners’ list by beating Riddell in the Riddell District Football League on Saturdaymore

Round 4 Highlights

It was Mother’s Day Round in the RDFNL last weekend, check out all the highlights from last weekend’s round of footy.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 5

It’s that time again folks, time for this week’s installment of the RDFNL Footy Showmore

RDFNL Junior Interleague Match Schedule

We have now finalised most of our 2016 Junior Interleague games, inclusive of grades, days, times & venues.more

RDFNL Women's Round

Media Officer Chris Yeend spends some with RUA’s Senior Field Umpire Coach Michael O’Keefe to chat about this weekend’s special Women’s Round.more

Cats hold on for the win

One bad quarter was all that stood between the Melton Centrals and an upset win in the Riddell District Football League on Saturdaymore

Footy Show & Highlights

It’s back again and with a slight twist this week, as we introduce the RDFNL Footy Show!more

2016 RDFNL Under 18.5 Interleague Squad

Squad has been updated, effective May 3rd, 2016more

2016 RDFNL Senior Interleague Squad

The 2016 RDFNL Senior Interleague training squad has been announcedmore

RDFNL Netball Show - Round 3

Welcome to the dawning of a new era netball fans…the birth of the RDFNL Netball Show!more

Round 2 Highlights

Plenty of interesting results during the ANZAC Round of footy.more

League Announcement – Round 1 Results

Round 1 results have been amended, owing to an administrative oversightmore

Bombers all class

Riddell has sent a strong message to the Riddell District Football Netball League competition with a thumping 112-point win over two-time reigning premiers Romsey at home.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 3

The RDFNL Footy Show is here for another week, on time and on the road!more

Junior Interleague Update

Details have been updated in all Junior age divisions, ahead of the RDFNL 2016 interleague campaign.more

Round 3 - Wallan v Woodend-Hesket

Confirmation this is a home game for Wallan.more

RDFNL Partner with Care Monkey

AFL Goldfields are thrilled to be partnering with Care Monkey to roll out their program across all Riddell District FNL football and netball competitions in 2016.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 2

Thanks to Melton Toyota, your favourite 15 minutes of the week is back…yep, it’s the RDFNL Footy Show!more

Round 1 Highlights

Here are the highlights of what was an exciting first round of footy.more

Confirmation of Start Times - ANZAC Day

Under 18.5 & Reserve Grade games will start 30 minutes earlier than usual on Monday.more

New Training time for Under 15 Interleague

Please note change in time for interleague training - effective April 20th.more

Change of start time - Round 2 match Sunbury Kangaroos v Broadford

Please note change of start time for this Round 2 clash.more

Urgent Announcement - Venue for U18.5 & Reserves Rupertswood v Wallan

Please note information originally placed onto the website was incorrect.more

RDFNL Footy Show Returns

The RDFNL Footy Show is back for the 2016 season!!more

AFL Active

AFL Active is a new joint initiative between the AFL and Vic Healthmore

Change of Venue - Rounds 3 & 12

Wallan & Woodend-Hesket have swapped their R3 & R12 games.more

Lancefield take down Woodend-Hesket

RDFNL Media Manager Chris Yeend covers Lancefield's win over Woodend-Hesket over the weekend.more

RDFL 2016 Season Preview

Written by Chris Cavanagh - Sunbury Leadermore

U/16.5's Go Down to AFL Cairns

Our U/16.5 Junior Interleague team took on AFL Cairns at the Highgate Recreation Reserve on April 2nd.more

Thanks Mate!

Seventeen of Melbourne’s most promising young field umpires will learn from some of the AFL’s best adjudicators in the 2016 Mates Program.more

Urgent Annoucement - Start Time for Melton Centrals v Rockbank

The start time for this Saturday's game between Melton Centrals & Rockbank has been changedmore

RDFNL v AFL Cairns - Saturday April 2nd

The Melton Toyota Riddell District Football Netball League played host to AFL Cairns for an Under 17 match at RAMS Arena in Craigieburn yesterday.more

Under 18 Interleague Squads Announced

Details of the Under 18 Interleague Squad for 2016more

Introducing the new Operations Manager

New RDFNL Operations Manager Steve Williams is profiled this week by Footy Show host Shaun Kellymore

2016 Country Game – Essendon v Geelong

ESSENDON and Geelong will play off in a marquee game at the MCG next season to honour Australian farmers.more

Junior Coach & Umpire Forum - March 23rd

Reminder of the upcoming Junior Coach & Umpire forum being held at Boardman Reserve, Sunbury tomorrow night.more

Broadford seeking practice match (April 2nd)

Broadford FNC have had a club withdraw from a practice match on April 2nd.more

Season Preview - Melton Centrals


Season Preview - Rockbank

The fall from grace since their 2014 finals performance hasn’t been a smooth one for the Rockbank Football Clubmore

AFL Goldfields Holiday Program

The Select Australia 2016 AFL Goldfields March/April School Holiday Program is fast approaching and registrations are now open.more

Season Preview - Macedon

2015 was a year of mixed blessings for the Macedon Football Club.more

Romsey FNC seeking trainers for 2016


BFUA Operations Manager & Administration Officer

AFL Goldfields welcomes Gary Learmonthmore

Welcome Steve Williams

Introducing the RDFNL Operations Managermore

Melton Centrals Team of an Era

The Melton Central FNC will celebrate its Season Launch with a Team of an Era Ball.more

Reigning RDFL premier Romsey takes a hit with key departures

Reigning Riddell District Football League premier Romsey expects to be in the mix again this year despite waving goodbye to some key personal over summer.more

Bruised Centrals stock up on leadership material

Melton Centrals are looking to build on the momentum of a positive off-season.more

RDFL Junior Academy Change of Venue

Venue change for February 29thmore

RDFNL Launch Gisborne Giants

AFL Goldfields & the Riddell District Football Netball League are pleased to confirm the registration of the Gisborne Giants Junior Football Netball Club.more

AFL Goldfields Makes 2 Appointments

AFL Goldfields is pleased to advise 2 new appointments to the AFL Goldfields Regional Administration Centre (RAC).more

Club Executive Induction Seminars

New in your role this year at your club? Then this seminar is designed to help you.more

Employment Opportunity - GDO Casual

Based in Melton and servicing the RDFNL area, AFL Goldfields we have a number of positions across the Region in our Game Development Department and seek highly motivated and suitably skilled individuals to work within our team.more


NAB AFL Auskick is a great way for kids to have fun, make friends and learn skills of Australian Football. Find out how to register here..more

Broadford seeking practice matches

Broadford FNC are seeking practices matches for Saturday 2nd Aprilmore

Kickstart / All Nations 2016

Details on the AFL Kickstart and All Nations Programs for 2016more

Ballarat Sovereigns AGM

Information on the upcoming Ballarat Sovereigns Annual General Meetingmore

Buninyong seeking practice matches

Buninyong FNC are seeking opponents for practice matches in March.more

Wandong seeking Under 16.5 Coach

Wandong JFC are seeking a coach to guide their Under 16.5 team in 2016more

Employment Opportunity - AFL Goldfields FDM

AFL Goldfields has an exciting employment opportunity for the role of AFL Goldfields Football Development Manager...click for more infomore

Employment Opportunity - RDFNL Operations Manager

AFL Goldfields has an exciting employment opportunity for the role of RDFNL Operations Manager...click for more infomore

AFL Goldfields Women in Football Grants

Congratulations to Leanne Blackwell from Lancefield and Rebecca Hunter from Broadford who received an AFL Goldfields Women in Football Grant. More here.more

Lancefield Netball Trials COMING UP

Lancefield announce 2016 trial dates for those wanting to play netball in 2016 with the clubmore

Helmers to coach Roos in 2016

The Broadford FNC have appointed reigning back-to-back premiership coach Dean Helmers to coach alongside Skip Bray in 2016more

New junior club announced in Gisborne

Arise the Gisborne Giants, the RDFNL's newest junior club!more

Oneone appointed to Multicultural Trainee role

AFL Goldfields is pleased to announce the appointment of Melton Centrals footballer Junior Oneone to a Multicultural Trainee positionmore

Female Football Info Session

AFL Goldfields will be running an info session next Wednesday 16th December at Saxon House in Ballarat from 6:30pm to outline a plan for the future of female football in the Region.more

Regional VNL 19 & Under team announced

The RDFNL's 19 & Under Regional VNL netball team has been announcedmore

Lancefield FNC Seeking

The Lancefield FNC are seeking Under 18.5 players to join their club for the 2016 season.more

AFL Goldfields Xmas Office Closure

Office closure and staff leave details for the AFL Goldfields Regional Administration Centre over the Christmas/New Year periodmore

Regional VNL Trials THIS FRIDAY

Trials for our Open and 19 & Under Regional VNL netball teams have been set - read inside for more informationmore

Diggers Rest Seeking Reserves Coach

The Diggers Rest Football Netball Club is seeking applications for the role of Reserves Coach for season 2016.more

2016 RDFNL fixture released

The RDFNL have released its 2016 fixture in full, with a myriad of special features and fixtures planned for the new yearmore


The RDFNL AGM will be held next Wednesday 2nd December at Arnolds Creek Community Pavilionmore

Round 1 2016 fixture unveiled

The six matches that will comprise the opening round of the 2016 RDFNL season have been officially announcedmore

Staff Changes at AFL Goldfields

AFL Goldfields Regional General Manager Rod Ward writes to advise of some staffing changes at the AFL Goldfields Regional Administration Centremore

Kilmore FNC transfer approved

AFL Victoria have approved the clearance of the Kilmore FNC to the Northern Football Leaguemore

2015-16 RDFL Junior Football Academy

Information on Academy lists and training sessions announced todaymore

AFL Victoria Community Championships

AFL Victoria have announced details of the 2016 Worksafe AFL Victoria Community Championships, combining metropolitan & country leagues for the first timemore

Regional VNL Trials Coming Up

Expressions of interest from players interested in representing the RDFNL in the Netball Victoria Regional VNL competition are now sought.more

Redbacks Senior Coach Wanted

The Romsey Football Netball Club are seeking the services of a Senior Coach for 2016.more

Country Football & Netball Program NOW OPEN

The Victorian Government's Country Football & Netball Program is now open, offering grants of up to $100,000 for facility development for country football & netball clubsmore

Redbacks make it back to back flags

Romsey have made it back-to-back RDFNL premierships after their ten-point win over Diggers Rest in the 2015 RDFNL Grand Finalmore

Bombers netball triumph

A year removed from the heartbreak of a Grand Final loss, and Riddell are the Western Water A Grade netball premiersmore

RDFNL Grand Final Coverage

Each and every footy Grand Final will be covered by the RDFNL's broadcast partners this weekend...plus links to our online Live Scoresmore

VIDEO - Bowen & Ryan Medallists

Our man Yeendy catches up with Ryan Medallist Tran Truong and Bowen Medallist Paul Sahlbergmore

AFL Goldfields Women in Football Scholarship

Details of the AFL Goldfields Women in Football Scholarship are now availablemore

2015 Grand Final arrangements

All the details of the biggest day on the RDFNL calendarmore

RDFNL Grand Final Downloads

All you need to know on obtaining a copy of any RDFNL 2015 Senior or Junior Grand Finalmore

2015 Bowen & Ryan Medal Results

All of the results from the 2015 Bowen & Ryan Medal Night held last nightmore

RDFNL statement re Kilmore FNC

Riddell District FNL statement regarding the Kilmore Football Netball Clubmore

Select Australia AFL Goldfields Holiday Programs

The Select Australia AFL Goldfields Holiday Programs are coming to Sunbury these school holidays, with footy fun and FREE AFL footy cards for participants!more

Eloise Southby Netball Clinics

Australian netball superstar Eloise Southby is running special netball clinics in Ballarat & Bacchus Marsh these school holidays!more

VIDEO - Finals Netball Roundup

Our man Yeendy catches up with AFL Goldfields Netball Manager Kim Bailey to chat about all things netball in today's RDFNL Footy Show!!more

Week 3 Finals Schedule announced

Schedule for Preliminary Final Day this Saturday in the 2015 McDonald's RDFNL Finals Series at Lancefield Park is announced withinmore

Win $1000 on Grand Final Day

Want $1000 in cash? Here's your chance, with the Melton Toyota Kick for Cash on RDFNL Grand Final Day!more

Kangaroos seeking Senior Coach for 2016

The Sunbury Kangaroos FNC have called for applications for their senior coaching position for the 2016 seasonmore

A night with the Coach

Join legendary Coach Kevin Sheedy at Lancefield for a "Night with the Coach"more

Week 2 Finals Schedule Announced

All of the matches to make up Semi Final week in the 2015 McDonald's RDFNL Finals Series are here...more

VIDEO - Finals Preview and Broadford catch-up

Yeendy and Shaun talk finals footy and netball, and Yeendy heads out to Broadford to chat ahead of the Roos' return to finals footymore

VIDEO - Round 18 Footy Review

Yeendy and Shaun Kelly look back at last week's final home-and-away round in the Melton Toyota RDFNLmore

Junior Grand Final Results

All of the results from a huge Junior Grand Final day in the Riddell District Football Netball Leaguemore

Week 1 Finals Schedule Announced

Details for Week 1 of the 2015 McDonald's RDFNL Finals Series are here...more

Week 1 Finals Venues Announced

The Melton Toyota Riddell District FNL announces venues for Week 1 of the 2015 McDonald's RDFNL Finals Seriesmore

VIDEO - Meacham chats before possible farewell

Ahead of what could be his last game as coach of the Sunbury Kangaroos tomorrow, Chris Meacham chats with Yeendy about his time at the Roosmore

RDFNL Junior Grand Finals Info

Information on the 2015 RDFNL Junior Grand Finals at MacPherson Park, Melton for all players, parents and spectators.more

Be a part of the 2015 AFL Grand Final

Want to win a VIP experience at the 2015 Toyota AFL Grand Final? Head down to Melton Toyota to find out howmore

2015 Junior Presentation Night results

All of the details from Wednesday's Junior Presentation Night are here, including all of the votes from all football and netball gradesmore

AFL Goldfields welcome Grant McMillan

AFL Goldfields announce that Grant McMillan has been appointed as the new AFL Goldfields Football Development Manager servicing the RDFNLmore

Redbacks seek leader for 2016

The Romsey FNC is on the lookout for a Head Coach to oversee its netball program and A Grade team in 2016.more

Lever makes seamless transition

On the back of his recent Rising Star nominaton, former Romsey junior Jake Lever tells of his transition from TAC Cup footy to the AFLmore

Roos seek 2016 netball coaches & staff

The Broadford FNC are on the hunt for quality netball coaches and staff to join their netball program for 2016more

Romsey's Lever a Rising Star

Former Romsey junior and now Adelaide Crow Jake Lever has this week become the second former RDFNL player to be awarded an AFL Rising Star nominationmore

VIDEO - Sims and Yeend shoot the breeze

Our man Yeendy catches up with Diggers Rest coach Shaun Sims ahead of the Burras' big game against the Sunbury Kangaroos tomorrowmore

Meacham stands down at season's end

Sunbury Kangaroos coach Chris Meacham will stand down as senior coach following the 2015 seasonmore

2015 Steve Turner Medal Nominees

Nominees for the 2015 Steve Turner Medal - Dome Rising Gun award from Rounds 7-12 of the RDFNL season have been announcedmore

Round 13 Fixture Change

The RDFNL announces a venue change in Saturday's Round 13 fixture between Woodend-Hesket and Broadfordmore

Rams and Centrals join forces for Blue Day

Rockbank and Melton Centrals will battle on the field and court this Sunday, but off-field they'll band together with beyondblue to battle anxiety & depressionmore

Behind the scenes with the Sunbury Kangaroos

Our man Yeendy goes "Behind the Scenes" with Sunbury Kangaroos president Allan Walters ahead of their huge Sunday clash with Riddell this weekendmore

AFL Goldfields U17s win in Townsville

The AFL Goldfields Under 17 team defeated AFL Townsville-Mackay by 104 points at Tony Ireland Stadium, Townsville, todaymore

AFL Goldfields Junior Training & Photos

Details for the final training session and team photos for the AFL Goldfields Junior Interleague sides ahead of Sunday's games against AFL Barwonmore

Round 11 Fixture Change

The RDFNL announces a change to this weekend's Round 11 game between Woodend-Hesket and Kilmoremore

AFL Goldfields U17s win in Cairns

The AFL Goldfields Under 17 team, including seven RDFNL players, defeated AFL Cairns by 76 points at Cazaly Stadium todaymore

Teams for Bob Davis Trophy named

AFL Goldfields has named the final teams for the Kingprint Online Bob Davis Trophy junior carnival v AFL Barwonmore

AFL Goldfields Junior training

Training details for AFL Goldfields Junior interleague squads for this week are here.more

RDFNL Footy Preview - Round 9

Yeendy and Shaun look at all of this week's Round 9 senior footy, and catch up with Rupo 200 gamer Leigh Brennanmore

AFL Goldfields U17 team announced

Seven RDFNL players have been selected in the 26-man squad heading to Far North Queensland next weekendmore

Taz comes to Kilmore

Former Collingwood and Fremantle star Chris Tarrant will don a Kilmore jumper this weekend, and you can have lunch with Taz before the big game!more

WATCH: Round 8 Review

Yeendy is joined by RDFNL Media, Marketing & Events Manager Shaun Kelly to look back at the past weekend's Round 8 footymore

RDFNL Preview - Round 8

Our man Yeendy looks over all of this week's Round 8 senior footy actionmore

Cats stalwart loving 2015 success

Aaron Christiansen is enjoying Macedon's run of success after living through some lean years at the Catterymore

AFL Goldfields Junior squads announced

AFL Goldfields junior representative training squads for the KingPrint Online Bob Davis Shield carnival against AFL Barwon have been announcedmore

WATCH: AFL Umpires coach visits RDUA

Watch as AFL Umpires coach Hayden Kennedy visits Riddell Umpires training, and catches up with RDUA Senior Coach Michael O'Keeffe.more

RDFNL lose close battle with WRFL

The RDFNL Under 16 Interleague team lost by 22 points last night against the WRFL. More here..more

Kangas set to take on premiers

The unbeaten Sunbury Kangaroos are steeling themselves for arguably their toughest test for 2015 this weekend - reigning premiers Romseymore


Want to save money on your next car, win great prizes and earn your RDFNL club $$$? Come to Melton Toyota's MASSIVE stock clearance this weekendmore

AFL Vic Metro Live Scores

Qtr by Qtr scores of the RDFNL Under 15 AFL Vic Metro matches at RAMS ARENAmore

Vale Les Benjamin


RDFNL victorious at Macedon

A stirring win by the RDFNL Senior Interleague team against Nepean on Saturday. Read about it here.more

Netballers go down in great match

The RDFNL's Interleague netball team gave a great account of themselves, but came up short against a strong Nepean FNL teammore

RDFNL upsets Nepean FNL

It wasn't quite the Miracle on Ice, but David defeated Goliath in the 2015 Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championshipsmore

Follow Interleague action LIVE

Can't get to Tony Clarke Reserve tomorrow? Don't stress, we've got you covered!more

Senior Interleague Preview & Final Team

Yeendy's preview, the final selected team and the final word from coach Matt Power...it's all here!!more

VIDEO - Under 19 Challenge Match review

Yeendy takes a look back at last Wednesday night's Under 19 Challenge Match against the Ballarat FNL, and chats with Macedon's Ed Morrisseymore

Netball squad thrills coach

RDFNL Open interleague coach Di McCormack is thrilled by the composition of her team for Saturday's Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championshipsmore

Senior & Under 19 Final Squads Announced

The final squads for this Saturday's RDFNL Interleague clash with Nepean FNL.more

Worksafe AFL Vic Country Champs

Not long now until the RDFNL take on Nepean FNL!more

Bombers flying under the radar

Riddell happy being darkhorses after solid startmore

Woodgrove Shield Junior Interleague results

All of the results from the Woodgrove Shield junior interleague carnival played at Rockbank on Saturdaymore

Senior interleague preparations in full swing

RDFNL set to name its final team to take on the Nepean FNL in coming daysmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 5 Preview

Yeendy and Shaun take a look at this week's Round 5 RDFNL fixturesmore

Umpiring Expo at Centrals tomorrow

As part of Community Umpiring Round, the Riddell Umpires will be holding an Umpiring Expo at Macpherson Park tomorrowmore

Lever debut success

Jake Levers stellar debut through the eyes of Chris Yeendmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 4 Review

Our man Yeendy is here to look back at everything Round 4 in RDFNL footy and netballmore

Netball Interleague sides announced

The teams that will represent the RDFNL in netball at the 2015 Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championships have been announcedmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 4

RDFNL Media, Marketing & Events Manager Shaun Kelly joins Yeendy to look back at the Talking Points from last week and all of this week's Senior Footymore

Romsey's Jake Lever in AFL debut

Click here to read about Romsey export Jake Lever's Round 6 AFL selection.more

RDFNL announce Senior Interleague squad

**UPDATED** The RDFNL's initial squad ahead of the Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championships on Wednesday 23rd Maymore

Under 19 Interleague Squad start training

Yeendy catches up with RDFNL Under 19 Interleague coach Chris "Hollywood" Wilson at last Wednesday night's opening training session.more

VIDEO - Nabby's Car of the Week

Nabby's back, and so is Ray Parsons from Melton Toyota to announce a fantastic offer for RDFNL clubs for the month of Maymore

Under 14 / 15 Squad Updates

Squad Updates postponed until Monday 4th Maymore

RDFNL Podcast - Round 3

The Star Weekly Group's Tara Murray joins Shaun and Chris for this week's podcast as they discuss all things RDFNLmore

RDFNL Junior Interleague Match Schedule

Click here to download and view the RDFNL Junior Interleague Match Schedulemore

Under 19 Interleague Squad Announced

The RDFNL have announced the full training squad for the Under 19 Football Interleague Campaignmore

RDFNL announce McDonald's partnership

Watch as the Riddell District FNL announce a new partnership with McDonald's stores all throughout the RDFNL catchment areamore

ANZAC Round Match Times

RDFNL Match Start times for Senior Football and Netball this weekendmore

RDFNL Netball Show - Rappin' with Rupo

We catch up with Rupertswood A Grade captain Tess Abbott and B Grade skipper Brooke Hughes after their Round 1 fixture against the Sunbury Kangaroosmore

Cats prepare for historic ANZAC Day clash

Macedon's footballers and netballers prepare for ANZAC Day at the Memorial Crossmore

Burras romp home against Bombers

Diggers Rest make short work of a depleted Riddell in their Round 1 encounter this past Saturday. PHOTO: Leader Local Footymore

AFL Goldfields announces Junior Review

AFL Goldfields announces a review of the structure of junior football in the Regionmore

Under 16 Interleague Squad

Please click here for the latest squad news for the Under 16 Interleague campaign against the Ballarat FNL.more

Follow the RDFNL in 2015

Can't make it to a game today? Don't worry, we can help you stay in touch with the Riddell District FNL no matter where you are!!more

RDFNL Under 13 & Under 12 Interleague Update

The RDFNL have announced the Under 13 and Under 12 Interleague Squads.more

Blues seeking urgent playing numbers

Kilmore senior coaches David Wightman & Travis McCarty and president David Milne are urgently seeking senior footballers and netballers to pull on the Two Blue colours this yearmore

RDFNL beaten by Cairns

The RDFNL Under 17 Interleague side took on AFL Cairns at RAMS Arena last night.more

Heppell, Hodge headline Season Launch

Essendon star Dyson Heppell and Hawthorn premiership captain Luke Hodge will be the special guests at the 2015 RDFNL Season Launch this Wednesday nightmore

RDFNL announce Under 17 Team v AFL Cairns

The RDFNL has determined the team to take on AFL Cairns on April 8th.more

AFL Goldfields Footy Tipping comp open

Think you're the best AFL tipster in the land? Well prove it, by joining the 2015 AFL Goldfields AFL Tipping Competition!!more

Junior Netball Interleague Coaches wanted!

The RDFNL is seeking Expressions of Interest for our Junior Netball Interleague coaching positions for season 2015more

RDFNL U/14 & U/15 Interleague Squads Announced

2015 Under 14 and Under 15 Representative Training Squads Announced.more

RDFNL U/17 Interleague Squad announced

Initial squad to take on AFL Cairns in Aprilmore

Under 18.5 players wanted!

Lancefield FNC are seeking Under 18.5 players to join their ranks in 2015.more

Want to call footy in 2015?

RDFNL broadcast partner Highlands FM are looking for callers and technical-minded people to join their award-winning call team in 2015more

RDFNL Footy Show - Welshy talks Rams

Former Essendon FC star Andrew Welsh appears on the RDFNL Footy Show in his role as Rockbank's Ambassador of Junior Footballmore

AFL Goldfields seeks Game Development Officers

AFL Goldfields seek casual Game Development Officers to run exciting footy programs in the Goldfields regionmore

Cats chip in to help out CFA

Watch as the Macedon FNC give details about their upcoming fundraiser for the Macedon CFAmore

VIDEO - Nabby's Car of the Week

The great Nabby returns for 2015 with another fantastic deal on your next car from Melton Toyota, as well as a look at the happenings at MacPherson Parkmore

U12 & U13 Junior Academy Squads Announced

Please click here for details of the Under 12 and Under 13 RDFL Junior Football Academy Squads for 2015.more

Redbacks hold successful junior day

Our man Yeendy headed out to Romsey's Junior Presentation Day last Sunday to see how the young Redbacks are tracking leading into the 2015 seasonmore

RDFNL Junior Academy Squads Updated

The 2015 RDFNL Junior Academy Squads have been updated as of Friday 6th February for the Under 15 and Under 14 groups.more

Introducing VIRUS Action Sports Performance

Watch as we introduce VIRUS Action Sports Performance, a new AFL Goldfields commercial partner, and their range of unique temperature-regulating compression garmentsmore

Essendon FC Welcome Function SOLD OUT

The Essendon FC Australia Post Community Camp Welcome Function is now SOLD OUT - thanks to everyone who has purchased tickets!more

2015 Senior Interleague confirmed

The RDFNL is thrilled to announce its opponent, and playing venue, for the 2015 VWA AFL Victoria Country Championshipsmore

Practice Matches Wanted

Information on clubs seeking practice matches in the lead-up to the 2015 season is listed here...more

Kangaroos seeking A Grade netball coach

The Sunbury Kangaroos are hell-bent on re-entering the A Grade netball competition in 2015, but need some help on the coaching front after a recent withdrawalmore

Welsh steps up for Rams juniors

Former Essendon star Andrew Welsh has committed to Rockbank - as a sponsor to help launch their junior programmore

Romsey Junior Coaches Wanted

Romsey Junior Football Netball Club are looking for Coaches who have a passion to develop players & to be part of a community club .more

RDFNL Office Closure

Details of the Riddell District FNL and AFL Goldfields office closures for the Christmas/New Year periodmore

Lancefield Netball Trials

The Tigers, under Head Coach Alan Watson, are looking for new and experienced players to join their squad and expand on very strong performances in 2014, across all grades.more

Redbacks seek netball Head Coach

The Romsey FNC are on the lookout for an A Grade Netball/Head Coach for the 2015 seasonmore

Burras busy on recruiting front

Not satisfied with just making the 2014 Grand Final, Diggers Rest have been very active on the recruiting front as they hunt for that elusive flagmore

RSL netball 17 & Under squad announced

The Riddell District FNL's 17 & Under squad that will contest the 2015 Central Highlands Regional State League netball competition has been announcedmore

2015 RDFNL Fixture Released

After being ratified by clubs at the 2014 RDFNL AGM on Monday 1st December, the RDFNL are pleased to announce its 2015 Senior Fixturemore


Details for the RDFNL's Open squad for the upcoming Central Highlands Regional State League netball tournament have been updatedmore

RDFNL Footy Show - AFL Draft edition

Yeendy catches up with Romsey and Calder Cannons big man, and likely top-15 draft pick, Jake Lever ahead of next Friday's AFL draftmore

Broadford netball pre-season details

The Broadford FNC's 2015 netball campaign is about to get underway, and they want you to be a part of it!more

Macedon holding 2015 netball trials

The Macedon FNC's 2015 netball trials are just around the corner!more

Diggers Rest Jnrs Seeking Coaches

The Diggers Rest Junior Football Club are advertising for the following Coaching Positions for Season 2015.more

Riddell 18 & Under Netball Trials

The Riddell FNC is holding their 2015 18 & Under netball trials in the coming weeksmore

VIDEO - Cats and Tigers pre-season

The RDFNL Footy Show travels to Macedon to catch up with recruits James Ferry & Damian Alexander, president Terry Kernan and coach Jeff Andrews, and to Lancefield to see coach Ash Manning and president Tony McKaymore

Cats seek Under 18.5 coach

Macedon are on the hunt for an Under 18.5 football coach ahead of the 2015 season.more

Burras seek Under 18.5 footy coach

Want to coach Under 18.5 footy in 2015? The Diggers Rest FNC have the perfect opportunity for you!more

Rupertswood 2015 Netball Tryouts

Rupertswood's 2015 netball tryouts are on the horizon, with full details available here...more

Rockbank 2015 Netball Tryouts

Rockbank are holding their 2015 netball tryouts soon - check out their awesome introductory video!!more

VIDEO - Introducing new Roo Simon Clarke

Our man Yeendy never stops, catching up with Sunbury Kangaroos coach Chris Meacham and new recruit Simon Clarkemore

Diggers Rest holding 2015 netball tryouts

Want to play outdoor netball in 2015? Diggers Rest's netball tryouts are just around the corner!more

Broadford to remain in RDFNL

The Riddell District FNL will again be a 13 team competition in 2015, with the Broadford FNC remaining in the leaguemore

AFL Victoria update on player payments

AFL Victoria have released the recommendations of their Working Party into player payments in Victorian footballmore

Clarke signs with Sunbury Kangaroos

Simon Clarke is used to playing in blue and white in Sunbury...but in 2015, it will be with the Sunbury Kangaroos!more

Kenny to take talents to Tony Clarke Reserve

Gun goalkicker Marcus Kenny, pictured playing for Lilydale in the Eastern Football League, has signed with Macedon for season 2015more

RDFNL to host Senior Interleague again

The Riddell District FNL will again host their VWA AFL Victoria Country Championships fixture in 2015more

RDFNL Grand Final Video Now Available

All RDFNL football and netball Senior Grand Finals are available in stunning high definition as a digital downloadmore

Hawks appoint coach, Tigers on the hunt

Woodend-Hesket FNC have appointed Ross Sleight as senior coach for 2015, whilst Lancefield are on the hunt for a new senior coach.more

Sunbury Lions JFC - Coaches Wanted

SLJFC are now taking applications for coaching positions in 2015.more

Redbacks win it for Phil

Amidst all of the stories surrounding Romsey's premiership success was a tinge of sadness, as the Redbacks remember their friend Phil Littlewoodmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Netball Grand Finals

Watch as Yeendy and RDFNL Netball Coordinator Rhiannon Banner preview tomorrow's Western Water Netball Grand Finalsmore

Bowen & Ryan Medal - all the votes

All of the votes from Bowen & Ryan Medal night for all football and netball best and fairest awardsmore

AFL Goldfields Holiday Camps

Great fun in the September school holidays for boys and girls aged 5-12 years oldmore

RDFNL Finals Footy Podcast - Episode 3

The finals footy podcast is back, with Bowen Medallist Dylan Murphy and Ryan Medallist Lauren Close this week's guestsmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Bowen & Ryan Medal

Chris "Yeendy" Yeend captures all of the colour from Wednesday night's Bowen & Ryan Medal Night!more

Murphy, Close win Bowen & Ryan Medals

Sunbury Kangaroo Dylan Murphy and Riddell's Lauren Close take home the 2014 Bowen & Ryan Medals as Best & Fairest players in the Riddell District Football Netball Leaguemore

Richardson, Southby at Bowen Medal

Former Richmond star Matthew Richardson and former Australian Diamonds netballer Eloise Southby are the special guests at Wednesday's Bowen & Ryan Medal Nightmore

Preliminary Finals Schedule

Our 2013 Senior Football and Netball Grand Finalists return to Lancefield to do it all again...this time though, for a 2014 Grand Final berthmore

RDFNL Finals Preview - Week 2

Full preview of all Senior, Reserve and Under 18.5 Semi Finals played this weekend at picturesque Tony Clark Reserve in Macedon and Rockbank's Ian Cowie Reservemore

Week 2 Finals Schedule

Full schedule for Week 2 of the 2014 Melton Toyota RDFNL Finals Series is included here...more

Hawks on hunt for new coach

Glenn Hopkins has stood down as coach of the Woodend-Hesket FNC after three years.more

Week 2 Finals Venues Announced

Venues for Week 2 (Semi-Final week) of the 2014 RDFNL Senior Finals Series have been announcedmore

Junior Grand Final Results

All the results, best players and goalkickers from yesterday's RDFNL Junior football and netball Grand Finalsmore

Week 1 Finals Schedule

The schedule for week 1 of the 2014 Melton Toyota Riddell District FNL Finals Series has been announcedmore

Nabby's Car of the Week

Brian "Nabby' McNabb, Melton Toyota salesman extraordinare, is back with another fantastic deal on your next car from Melton Toyotamore

RDFNL Footy Show - France v Indonesia

Yeendy catches up with Indonesia president John Eddy and France players Alban Scheiber and Pierre Labigang ahead of Saturday's AFL International Cup game at Diggers Restmore

Preliminary and Grand Final Venues announced

The venues for the 2014 Preliminary and Grand Final venues have been officially announced today...more

RDFNL Footy Show - Diggers Rest v Rupo

Yeendy catches up with club presidents Chris Payne (Diggers Rest) and Paul Ross (Rupertswood) to chat about a huge weekend for both clubsmore

Week 1 Senior Finals Venues Announced

Venues for week 1 of the 2014 Riddell District FNL finals series have today been announcedmore

Injuries hit Sharks on eve of finals

Three of Rupertswood's senior players have been struck down by injury on the eve of the 2014 finals seriesmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Junior Presentation Night

Yeendy suits up and chats to the best of the best in our Junior ranks at the 2014 Junior Presentation Night at Tabcorp Park last weekmore

Junior Grand Final Day THIS SUNDAY!

The biggest day on the calendar for the RDFNL's junior arm will take place at MacPherson Park this Sundaymore

RDFNL Photo Gallery updated

Check out this week's RDFNL photo gallery, with great pics from RDFNL football and netball fixtures played across the past weekendmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Junior Finals

Yeendy catches up with RDFNL Operations Manager Toby Boyle to chat all things RDFNL this week!more

Barassi - The Stage Show coming to Kyneton

A show for all footy lovers, Barassi - The Stage Show is coming to Kyneton Town Hall on Saturday 9th Augustmore

VIDEO: Yeendy's Round 14 Review

The great man returns with his unique look back at Round 14 matches in the Melton Toyota RDFNL last weekend!more

Round 14 Venue Change, part 2

The Riddell District FNL announces another venue change for a Round 14 match this weekend, this time involving the Riddell FNC and Lancefield FNCmore

Special guests confirmed for Women in Footy lunch

The special guests for next Friday's Women in Football Luncheon have been confirmed, with a fantastic range of speakers attending including world aerial skiing champion Jacqui Cooper!more

Round 14 Venue Change

This Saturday's fixture between Woodend-Hesket and Macedon has been moved away from the Gilbert Gordon Ovalmore

RDFNL Record available on-line

Missed out on your copy of the RDFNL Record this past weekend? Don't worry, we've saved one for you here...more

RDFNL Footy Show - Yeendy and the Roos

Watch as Chris "Yeendy" Yeend catches up with Sunbury Kangaroos president Allan Waltersmore

Petroro named in Vic Country side

Romsey's Chris Petroro has been named in the Victoria Country 2 side taking on the VAFA this weekend.more

RDFNL Footy Preview - Round 12

Riddell Umpires senior coach Michael O'Keefe joins Yeendy to talk all things umpiring, and to preview this weekend's Round 12 actionmore

AFL Goldfields U17 team win again

The AFL Goldfields Under 17 team's tour of Far North Queensland ended on a successful note today with a win over AFL Townsville/Mackay in Townsvillemore

Helmers - "I want to go undefeated"

Romsey coach Dean Helmers has stated that he wants the Redbacks to go through 2014 undefeated and win the premiershipmore

Unbeaten Bombers find strength in diversity

Riddell's undefeated A Grade netball season comes from having plenty of rotation options, according to coach Eliza Allenmore

International Footy coming to the RDFNL

The RDFNL will take on an international flavour in Round 18, with a 2014 AFL International Cup match being played as a curtain-raiser to an RDFNL senior gamemore

AFL Goldfields U17 team successful

The AFL Goldfields Under 17 trip to FNQ has started with a bang, with the boys defeating AFL Cairns by 69 points at Cazaly's Stadiummore

AFL Goldfields FNQ raffle winners announced

Winners of the AFL Goldfields U17 FNQ trip Fundraising Raffle announced, plus details on how to follow the boys LIVE from Cairns and Townsvillemore

VIDEO: Yeendy's Round 10 Review

Watch as the great Yeendy looks back at all of the Round 10 footy action in the Riddell District Football Netball Leaguemore

Cuffe takes reigns at Kangas

Sunbury Kangaroos legend, and new caretaker coach, Jamie Cuffe believes that the Roos can still do some damage in the 2014 RDFNL seasonmore

Nabby's Car of the Week

Melton Toyota sales guru extraordinare Brian "Nabby" McNabb joins us to chat footy, Centrals and the massive End of Financial Year Sale starting at Melton Toyota tomorrow!more

VIDEO: Lancefield FNC Junior Review

Watch as Chris "Yeendy" Yeend chats with Andrew Mammolo and Tony McKay about the future direction of the Lancefield FNC's junior footy programsmore

AFL Goldfields side to tour FNQ announced

Six RDFNL footballers have been selected in the AFL Goldfields Under 17 side that will travel to Far North Queensland next weekend.more

Meach returns, then stands down

Chris Meacham returned to the coaches box to guide the Sunbury Kangaroos to a stirring win over Diggers Rest, then stood down as Kangaroos coach after the gamemore

Round 8 Preview - with Chris Yeendy Yeend

The RDFNL oracle gazes into his crystal ball to try and find some winners for the Queen's Birthday round of matchesmore

VIDEO: Rupertswood v Cystic Fibrosis

Chris "Yeendy" Yeend heads down to Rupertswood to catch up with spearhead Leigh Brennan and chat about this weekend's Rupertswood v Cystic Fibrosis event.more

Four RDFNL players named in Vic Country squad

Four RDFNL players, including Macedon skipper James Wright, have been selected in the Victoria Country (2) squad to take on the VAFAmore

Under 12 / 13 Carnival

Information on the Under 12 / 13 Carnival on Sunday 8th June at Salesian College.more

Tuckey v Hall

Diggers Rest take on Broadford on Sunday 8th June at Diggers Restmore

Close and Northey selected in ANL squads

Congratulations to Riddell's Lauren Close and Rupertswood's Stacey Northey on their selection in the Victorian Fury and Victorian Flames squadsmore

Watch RDFNL Round 7 matches

Diggers Rest's win over Riddell and Rockbank's victory over Wallan are the featured RDFNL matches on AFL Goldfields TV this weekmore

RDFNL netballers go down in thriller

The RDFNL's senior netball Interleague clash against the Alberton FNL was decided in the game's final seconds on Saturdaymore

Watch the RDFNL's Interleague matches

Couldn't get to Romsey Park on Saturday? No matter, you can watch the RDFNL's Senior Football and Netball Interleague matches right now!!more

2014 Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championships - Results

Full results from the 2014 Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championshipsmore

RDFNL go down in a nailbiter

The RDFNL's Senior interleague team lost a nailbiting game against the Alberton FNL on Saturday by one pointmore

Follow the RDFNL's Interleague match

Can't make it to Romsey Park today? Don't worry, you can follow all of the RDFNL's Interleague action LIVSmore

VIDEO - RDFNL Interleague Netball preview

Yeendy catches up with RDFNL Netball Director Kim Bailey to discuss tomorrow's Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championships netball fixture against the Alberton FNLmore

RDFNL announce trimmed footy squads

Football squads for Saturday's Worksafe AFL Country Championships have been trimmed ahead of tonight's final training sessionsmore

VIDEO - Under 18 Challenge Match review

Yeendy takes a look back at last Wednesday's Under 18 Challenge Match against the Ballarat FNL with Under 18 Interleague coach Chris Wilsonmore

RDFNL statement re. Broadford FNC

Official statement from the Melton Toyota Riddell District FNL regarding recent correspondance from the Broadford FNCmore

RDFNL statement re. Sunbury FNC

An official statement from the RDFNL regarding recent correspondance with the Sunbury Football Netball Clubmore

Meach & Bull's Fundraiser coming up

The Sunbury Kangaroos are holding a special fundraising night at The Comics Lounge to raise money for Chris Meacham and Lucas "Bull" Dowson after their recent accidentmore

Diggers Rest FNC Auction Night this Saturday

Head down to the Diggers Rest FNC this Saturday night for their annual Auction Night and meet Warwick Capper!!more

RDFNL v MCDFNL - Junior Interleague

Information on the RDFNL Junior Interleague matches against the MCDFNL this Wednesday night at Trenthammore

Round 5 preview plus Pink Footy Day show

Watch as Yeendy catches up with Romsey's Hope Hamilton and Tammy Dawson to preview the Redbacks' Pink Footy Day tomorrow, as well as the great man's written preview of this week's Round 5 matchesmore

RDFNL Senior Interleague Squad announced

The Melton Toyota Riddell District FNL is pleased to announce the initial Senior Interleague training squad for 2014more

Under 14 Interleague Update

The Under 14 Interleague Squad has been divided into two squads. See more heremore

Nabby's Car of the Week

Watch Melton Toyota sales gun and local footy legend Brian "Nabby" McNabb talk footy and give RDFNL fans a fantastic offer on your next car from Melton Toyotamore

Round 4 Preview - with Chris Yeendy Yeend

Not only does the great man preview Round 4, but he also catches up with Woodend-Hesket president Stuart Braddy to discuss the Hawks' match on Sunday against Romsey and Brendan Fevola's appearancmore

Umpiring Is Everyone's Business

This weekend is Umpiring is Everyone's Business Round in the RDFNL - here's some more details about what the round meansmore

Under 14 Interleague Update

Squad news for the Under 14 Interleaguemore

RDFNL Round 3 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man brings us the most in-depth preview of all six Round 3 senior footy matches, including today's two ANZAC Day matchesmore

Ollie celebrates another milestone

RDFNL President and Riddell Umpires games record holder Alan "Ollie" Matthews celebrates another milestone tomorrow - his 500th senior match!more

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 3

Yeendy's back, joining Toby Boyle to look at some of the big issues in the RDFNL this weekmore

Bombers far too strong on Good Friday

Reigning premiers Riddell flexed their muscles on Good Friday, smashing Wallan by 122 pointsmore

Good Friday Preview - Wallan v Riddell

RDFNL media oracle Chris "Yeendy" Yeend previews tomorrow's Good Friday clash between Wallan and Riddellmore

VIDEO - RDFNL Under 18 Interleague preview

RDFNL media guru Chris "Yeendy" Yeend catches up with RDFNL Under 18 Interleague coach Chris Wilson at his 2014 squad's initial training runmore

"Fevolution" coming to Woodend-Hesket

Former Carlton and Brisbane spearhead Brendan Fevola will play a one-off game for Woodend-Hesket in Round 4.more

RDFNL Highlights - Round 2

Highlights from Round 2 of RDFNL action - including a spectacular mark by Sunbury Kangaroo Kayne Murphy - are now available here on the RDFNL websitemore

RDFNL Footy Preview - Round 2

RDFNL staff Shaun Kelly and Toby Boyle preview all of this week's RDFNL football and netball actionmore

Riddell FNC seeks Head Trainer

The Riddell FNC require the services of a Head Trainer for their Senior football side in 2014more

Redbacks kick off 2014 where they left 2013

Reigning A Grade premier Romsey started 2014 in ominous form with a big win over Broadfordmore

Meacham rates R1 win as one of best

Sunbury Kangaroos coach Chris Meacham rates his side's Round 1 win over Rupertswood as one of their best in his time at the clubmore

Riddell v Melton Centrals R2 Venue Change

A message from Riddell president Jason Allen regarding a venue change for the Bombers' match against Melton Centrals this Saturday.more

Round 1 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The RDFNL's resident oracle returns for 2014 with his prognostications on Round 1 of the 2014 seasonmore

UPDATED - U/18 Interleague Squad Announced

Details on the initial Under 18 Interleague Squad for 2014more

Jordan returns to junior club

New Rupertswood coach Ben Jordan is looking forward to the Sharks' improvement in their second RDFNL senior seasonmore

RDFNL seek Interleague Netball Coach

The Melton Toyota Riddell District FNL seeks an experienced netball coach to lead our Open squad at the Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championshipsmore

RDFNL U/15 & U/14 Interleague Squads

Information on initial Under 14 and Under 15 squads and training.more

2014 AFL Draftstar Camp at Kilmore

Draftstar are running a two-day residential footy camp at Kilmore during the April school holidays for 11 to 17 year old footballers...more

Want to call footy or netball in 2014?

Calling all budding radio stars - Highlands FM are looking for volunteers to assist with their coverage of the RDFNL in 2014more

2014 Trentham Cup results

MCDFNL club Trentham hosted their annual Trentham Cup pre-season competition on the weekend, with Lancefield and Woodend-Hesket having success on the daymore

Umpiring Is Everyone's Business

The Riddell Umpires have launched their recruiting drive for 2014, using a familiar message...more

RSL Netball - Round 5 preview

The Riddell District FNL's Regional State League netball sides face their toughest challenge to date tonight as they take on the Ballarat FNL...more

2014 AFL Goldfields Tipping Comp Launched

The 2014 AFL Goldfields AFL Tipping Competition is now open - YOU could win a 50 inch flat screen plasma TV!more

Vale Phil Littlewood

The Riddell District FNL mourns the loss of Romsey FNC assistant coach Phil Littlewoodmore

RSL Netball - Round 4 preview

Round 4 of the Central Highlands Regional State League netball comp is on tonight, with the Riddell District FNL sides looking to maintain winning streaksmore

Burras upbeat in quest to go one better

New Diggers Rest coach Shaun Sims is buoyed by the prospects coming into his club ahead of the 2014 seasonmore

Rams require netball players & coach

Rockbank are looking for an A Grade netball coach plus netballers to help fill all of their sidesmore

Regional State League netball - Round 3 preview

Our Open Regional State League side will look to rebound from last week's loss, whilst our 17 & Under side will want to continue their winning streakmore

Regional State League netball - Round 2 preview

The RDFNL's Regional State League netball sides are in action in Round 2 of the RSL competition tonightmore

RDFNL Junior Academy Returns

The RDFNL Junior Football Academy returns on Monday 17th February. Academy coaches and players click here for important information.more

AFL JuMP & RDFNL Junior Club Rego Days

A list of all known RDFNL Junior Club Registration Days, plus some information on changes to the RDFNL's junior structure for 2014 and the AFL's Junior Match Policymore

Junior Interleague Coaching Applications

The RDFNL are calling for interested and qualified people to apply for Junior Football Coaching positions for the 2014 Interleague Campaign.more

RDFNL in Regional State League netball comp

The RDFNL are competing in the Netball Victoria Central Highlands Regional State League netball competition in Ballaratmore

Rams looking for junior footballers

The Rockbank Rams are on the hunt for junior footballers of all ages!more

Netball Victoria Summer Shootout Clinic

Kids aged 8-15 years can join Australian Diamonds superstar Eloise Southby-Halbish at a special netball clinic!more

Centrals confident as junior ranks swell

The introduction of an Under 18.5 team has Melton Centrals coach Brian Wheelahan dreaming of a return to senior finals actionmore

Coaching change at Rams

Robbie Lynch replaced outgoing Leigh Sporle as club looks to improve in 2014more

The Bulldogs are coming to town!!

The Western Bulldogs will be in Melton and Bacchus Marsh for their annual Community Camp next week, and YOU can join them!!more

Redbacks ready to recapture the flag

New Romsey coach Dean Helmers says that the club has the belief it can go all the way in 2014more

Melton Toyota Christmas Message

Grant Harrison, Melton Toyota Dealer Principal, has a special Christmas message for all RDFNL members!!more

2014 Trentham Cup applications open

Applications are now open for the 2014 Trentham Cup pre-season football and netball competitionmore

Seasons Greetings & Office Closures

AFL Goldfields Regional General Manager Rod Ward has a special Christmas message for all involved in the RDFNL, as well as advising of RDFNL seasonal office closuresmore

Redbacks ready to bite back in 2014

Under the guidance of new coach Dean Helmers (pictured), the Romsey Football Netball Club had their first intra-club practice match last week with ten new recruits on the trackmore

Riddell Umpires launch new website

The Riddell Umpires have unveiled their new-look websitemore

2014 RDFNL Senior Interleague schedule

The 2014 Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championships schedule has been announced, with a jump up the rankings for the RDFNL.more

RDFNL Annual General Meeting this Tuesday

The RDFNL's AGM will be held at Sunbury Lions JFC, Boardman Reserve, Sunbury on Tuesday 3rd December at 7:30pmmore

Melton Toyota renew as RDFNL Naming Rights Partner

Melton Toyota's commitment to local football continues, agreeing to be the Naming Rights Partner of the RDFNL for a further three yearsmore

Woodend/Hesket seek Netball Players & Coaches

The Woodend/Hesket FNC seek players and coaches for the 2014 RDFNL season.more

O'Keeffe wins state Coach of the Year award

Riddell Umpires senior coach Michael O'Keeffe was recently awarded the Victorian Umpires Coach of the Year award for 2013more

2014 RDFNL Fixture released

The RDFNL playing fixture for 2014 has officially been released, with Romsey and Broadford set to kick the season off under lightsmore

RDFNL grounds in use for "World" games?

RDFNL venues could be used for the 2014 International Cupmore

RDFNL Office Closure

The RDFNL Office will be closed from 5pm Tuesday 12th November to 9am Monday 18th Novembermore

Regional State League Netball Trials Coming Up

Tryouts for the RDFNL squads to be entered into the Central Highlands Regional State League netball competition are just around the corner...more

RDFNL Junior Academy under way

The RDFNL's 2013/14 Junior football Academy commenced last Monday night, with AFL stars in attendancemore

Helmers takes helm at Romsey

The Redbacks appoint 2012 assistant coach Dean Helmers as senior coach for season 2014more

Hall a chance to play again in 2014

Having secured Skip Bray as coach, Broadford are "poised" to re-sign former AFL star Barry Hall for 2014.more

Sunbury seeks Reserves coach for 2014

Looking for a new (or your next) coaching challenge? The Sunbury Lions are looking for a Reserves coach in 2014more

Carey to coach Blues in 2014

Former Northern Football League Operations Manager and Whittlesea premiership coach Jarrad Carey will coach Kilmore in 2014more

Jordan named new Rupertswood coach

Ben Jordan (pictured with president Rob Morrice) has today been appointed as the senior coach of the Rupertswood FNC for season 2014.more


All senior RDFNL football and netball Grand Finals are available for purchase via digital download heremore

2013 Grand Final Day - the wash-up

Reflections on what was a fantastic 2013 RDFNL Grand Final Day, thanks to the Weekly Groupmore

RDFNL Photo Galleries updated

Stacks of photos from RDFNL Grand Final day have been uploaded to the RDFNL online gallery!!more


The RDFNL Footy Show's Grand Final edition is here, as we look towards the biggest day on the RDFNL calendarmore

2013 RDFNL Grand Final Day Schedule

All of the information for the RDFNL's biggest day of the year!more

Watch Cuffe's RDFNL farewell

Sunbury Kangaroos and RDFNL legend Jamie Cuffe walked from an RDFNL ground for the final time on Saturdaymore

Listen to Week 3 RDFNL Finals LIVE

A huge day of RDFNL Finals footy on radio for RDFNL Preliminary Final day, starting with Under 18.5 games todaymore

Goodwin wins Bowen, Hulls wins Ryan

Macedon's Darren Goodwin and Melton Centrals' Renee Hulls are the 2013 Bowen and Ryan Medallists respectivelymore

RDFNL Junior Grand Finals available for purchase

Want to purchase a copy of one of the RDFNL Junior Grand Finals held on Sunday 25th August? No worries...all the information is inside!!more

Week 3 Senior Finals Schedule Announced

All of the details for this weekend's Preliminary Finals are included here...more

RDFNL Footy Show - Finals edition

The RDFNL Footy Show returns to talk finals, as Yeendy and Shaun disect all of the finals action and we talk to a Woodend league B&F winnermore

Week 2 Senior Finals Schedule Announced

The Week 2 Senior Finals schedule is here, with games on both Saturday & Sunday this weekend...more

Week 1 Finals Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man takes a look over the three senior games in the first week of the 2013 RDFNL Finals Seriesmore

Junior Presentation Night - all of the results

All of the results from last night's Junior Presentation Night at Tabcorp Park, Meltonmore

RDFNL Junior Grand Final Day this Sunday

Here's the schedule for RDFNL Junior Grand Final Day at Melton's MacPherson Park this Sundaymore

Week 1 Senior Finals Schedule announced

All of the matches and venues for the first week of the 2013 RDFNL Finals Series are announced here...more

Round 18 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man takes his last look into his home-and-away crystal ball for season 2013...more

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 17 Nomination

Round 17 Nomination - Anthony Sammut (Riddell FNC)more

Week 1 Senior Finals Venues Announced

Venues for the first week of the RDFNL Senior Finals have been announced today...more

RDFNL Junior Finals - Week 2

All of the information regarding the second week of Junior Finals this coming weekendmore

Round 17 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man looks across all of the games in the RDFNL's penultimate home-and-away round tomorrowmore

Woodend/Hesket v Rupertswood RELOCATION

Tomorrow's Woodend/Hesket v Rupertswood fixtures have been relocated - see story for detailsmore

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 16 Nomination

Round 16 Nomination - Jack Kernan (Macedon FNC)more

Cats win upper hand in finals race

Macedon's hard-fought victory over Rockbank has them in the box seat to claim fifth spotmore

Roos premiership defence on track

The Sunbury Kangaroos have set themselves for a top-two finish after disposing of Romsey last Saturdaymore

Round 16 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man casts his eye over what's sure to be a finals-shaping round of RDFNL footballmore

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 15 Nomination

Round 15 nomination - Angus Storey (Romsey FNC)more

Roos have double chance in sights

The Sunbury Kangaroos have their sights on having two cracks at defending their 2012 flag after defeating Lancefield last weekendmore

Cats keep finals hopes alive

Macedon unleashed their best performance of the season to keep their finals hopes alive against Romsey last Saturdaymore

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 14 Nomination

Round 14 Nomination - Damien Korp (Wallan FNC)more

Want to earn YOUR Trade Qualification?

Community Training Initiatives are helping turn your trade skills into nationally recognised qualificationsmore

Burras end Bombers unbeaten run

Riddell's first loss of season 2013 came at the hands of Diggers Rest on Saturdaymore

Rams finals hopes still alive

Rockbank's finals hopes remain alive after their eight-point win over Melton Centralsmore

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 13 Nomination

Round 13 Nomination - John Corso (Rupertswood FNC)more

Coming Together for Casey

The Riddell District FNL is proud to support "Coming Together for Casey" and the Casey Tutungi Fundmore

Undefeated Bombers leave Redbacks reeling

Riddell bring out some of their best on Saturday to defeat a depleted, but competitive, Romseymore

RDFNL Footy Show - Round 13 edition

It's back folks - the RDFNL Footy Show returns, with Rockbank's jumpers for tomorrow's NAIDOC match unveiled in compelling interviewsmore

RDFNL juniors train with Bombers

A group of Under 14 players from the RDFNL featured in the Essendon FC's annual Talent Campmore

Coaching Positions - VU St Albans Womens FC

Senior Assistant and Reserves coaching positions at VU St Albans Spurs Women's FC. For more information, click here.more

RDFNL Round 13 Preview - with Chris Yeendy Yeend

The RDFNL oracle glances into his crystal ball to see what Round 13 will bring across the league tomorrow!!more

Rockbank to host NAIDOC match

This weekend, Rockbank's home match against Rupertswood will be part of the Rockbank NAIDOC Carnivalmore

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 12 Nomination

Round 12 Nomination - Harley Cameron (Rockbank FNC)more

Bombers inflict Roos second loss

Riddell's A Grade netballers inflict just the second loss of the season on the Sunbury Kangaroosmore

Burras slightly off their game, but still win

Diggers Rest coach Jamie Elliott acknowledges that his side were slightly off, but still had enough to defeat a depleted Romseymore

Bombers remain undefeated after toppling Roos

Riddell made the trip to Boardman Reserve last Sunday, returning with their unbeaten 2013 season still intactmore

Kilmore searching for coaches for 2014 season

Want to coach Kilmore in 2014? Find out here how you can apply.more

RDFNL Round 12 Preview - with Chris Yeendy Yeend

Highlands FM's number one man takes an in-depth look at all six games (yep, they're all here) across the RDFNL this weekendmore

Romsey celebrate under lights

Romsey take home the four points in a thriller against Broadford under lights last Friday nightmore

Tuckey dominating for Diggers Rest

Brent Tuckey boots an amazing fifteen goals against Rupo as the Burras look the team to beatmore

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 11 Nomination

Round 11 Nomination - Nick Sheldon (Kilmore FNC)more

Under 16.5's win in Townsville

The AFL Goldfields Under 16.5 team had a big win in Townsville today, with Melton's Kayne Wilson and Sunbury Lion Billy Fellows both prominentmore

Follow the AFL Goldfields Under 16.5 squad

The team takes a stroll in tropical Townsville ahead of today's gamemore

AFL Goldfields Under 16.5 team win in Cairns

After a slow start, the AFL Goldfields side win handsomely at Cazaly's Stadium in Cairnsmore

RDFNL Round 11 Preview - with Chris Yeendy Yeend

The great man's views on all of this weekend's RDFNL Round 11 action, starting tonight at Romsey Park!more

AFL Goldfields U16.5 FNQ Trip Raffle Winners

Winners from the AFL Goldfields U16.5 FNQ Trip raffle have been announced...more

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 10 Nomination

Round 10 Nomination - Geordie Taylor (Woodend-Hesket FNC)more

Harris has big day as Bombers get up

Riddell have a big A Grade netball win over Broadford with Christine Harris netting 66 goalsmore

Hawks claim first win for season

Spirits were high at Woodend-Hesket on Saturday night as the Hawks defeated Kilmore for their first win for 2013more

"Dumb football" costs Rupo dearly

Finals still on the radar for the newest fish in the RDFNL pond, despite Rupertswood's loss to Melton Centrals last Saturdaymore

Swisse Quality Club of the Year

Does your club have what it takes to win the Swisse Quality Club of the Year??more

Redbacks and Roos to play under lights

This Friday night, Romsey take on Broadford (and Barry Hall) at Romsey Park in the first RDFNL senior game to be played under lightsmore

RDFNL Round 10 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

Fresh from dominating the 2013 Southern Community Media Association awards, the great Yeendy looks at this week's Round 10 RDFNL actionmore

Under 16.5 Rep Team to tour FNQ announced

The AFL Goldfields Under 16.5 team to play in Cairns and Townsville, which includes six RDFNL youngsters, was announced last nightmore

Roos celebrate Hall's 300th in style

Broadford record a narrow win over Wallan in Barry Hall's 300th game of senior football last Saturdaymore

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 9 Nomination

Round 9 Nomination - Steve Fogarty (Diggers Rest FNC)more

Bombers remain undefeated after lapses cost Centrals

Riddell remain alone atop the RDFNL ladder as the only undefeated Senior side, whilst Melton Centrals crash to their fifth straight defeatmore

Statement regarding incident at Wandong

RDFNL statement re. alleged incident at Wandong yesterdaymore

North West AFCA Coach of the Month Awards

Nominate your club's coach for the North West Australian Football Coaches Association Coach of the Month awards for May 2013more

RDFNL Round 9 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man gives us his Round 9 prognostications!!more

Riddell seek U15 Netball Development Squad Coach

The Riddell FNC are looking for someone special to coach their Under 15 netball development squad - see details within...more

RDFNL take out Under 13 Carnival

The RDFNL Under 13 team has won the annual Junior Carnival played at Burnside Heights on Sunday.more

Barry Hall to play 300th senior game this weekend

Hall plays his 300th senior game across all levels of football for Broadford against Wallan this coming Saturdaymore

RDFNL Footy Show - Week 9 Now On-Line

Sunbury Kangaroos coach Chris Meachem makes an appearance ahead of tomorrow's Grand Final rematch against Romsey, and what was that noise that made Yeendy react that way??more

RDFNL Round 8 Prevew - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

As he does every week, the great Chris Yeend gives his thoughts on the coming weekend's RDFNL actionmore

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 6 & 7 nominations

Alex Shipard from Woodend-Hesket and Jake Young from Sunbury Kangaroos are the Round 6 & 7 nominations for the Steve Turner Medalmore

Challenge Matches v Ballarat FNL tonight

The previously postponed Netball Challenge matches against the Ballarat FNL will be played at Bacchus Marsh tonightmore

Frawley launches 2013 Wingman Awards

Former St Kilda star, and AFL Coaches Association CEO Danny Frawley, launches the 2013 Wingman Off-Field Champion Awards at RDFNL Housemore

RDFNL Footy Show - Week 8 Now On-Line

Guests galore - Daniel Paproth from the Weekly Group, the great Nabby from Melton Toyota and even Spud Frawley join the show this week!more

RDFNL Round 7 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man casts an eye over all of the RDFNL's footy this weekend...more

Stars unite to stamp out racism

Some of Australia's biggest sporting names join forces to launch the "Racism. It Stops With Me" campaignmore

DraftStar footy camp coming to Ballarat!

EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - book your 11 to 17 year old footy mad son or daughter into DraftStar's high performance footy camp in Ballarat on July 8-9 and receive $100 off the booking price!more

RDFNL make triumphant Interleague return

The Riddell District FNL's celebrate their re-introduction into the Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championships with four thumping winsmore

RDFNL Interleague Results

All of the football and netball results from yesterday's Worksafe AFL Victoria Country Championshipsmore

RDFNL Senior Interleague Side

The selected Senior side to take on the KDFNL tomorrow in Tatura...more

RDFNL Live Scores - live from Senior Interleague day

Can't make it to Tatura tomorrow? Follow all of the LIVE SCORES from both football and both netball games on our LiveScores app!more

Senior Interleague Final Training Squad

The final 27 players in the RDFNL's Senior Interleague training squad are listed heremore

RDFNL Footy Show - Week 6 Now On-Line

Chris and Shaun take the show on the road again - to Ballarat this time, to catch up with RDFNL Under 18 Interleague coach Chris Wilson after the Challenge Match last Wednesdaymore

RDFNL Round 6 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man gives the most in-depth RDFNL preview in the game for another week!more

Under 18 Challenge Match Results

The RDFNL was defeated by the Ballarat FNL by 66 points at Ballarat's Eastern Oval last nightmore

Netball Challenge Matches CANCELLED

Under 18 football, though, is still on at Ballarat's Eastern Oval at 7pmmore

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 5 Nomination

Nick Arnold from the Macedon FNC is this week's nomination for the Steve Turner Medal - RDFNL Dome Rising Gun awardmore

Bombers take top spot

Riddell moves to the top of the RDFNL ladder with a win over a gallant Rockbank last weekendmore

RDFNL Round 5 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man gazes into his crystal ball for his Round 5 RDFNL prognostications...more

RDFNL Footy Show - Week 5 Now On-Line

The boys venture out to Under 14 Interleague training at Boardman Reservemore

Watch highlights from last week's Senior games

Highlights from the Round 4 matches between Rupertswood and Wallan and the Diggers Rest-Rockbank match are now available HERE!!more

Steve Turner Medal 2013 - Round 4 Nomination

The Round 4 nomination for the Steve Turner Medal - RDFNL Dome Rising Gun is David Quillerat from the Romsey FNCmore

Redbacks run over Centrals

Romsey kept it's unbeaten 2013 alive, whilst ending that of Melton Centrals on Saturday afternoonmore

Melton Centrals spoil Romsey's party

Centrals choose Romsey's Pink Netball Day to make amends for their 2012 Preliminary Final lossmore

RDFNL Senior Records now available on-line!

Back issues of the 2013 RDFNL Record are now available to be downloaded in PDF formatmore

RDFNL announce Senior Interleague squad

The preliminary training squad for the RDFNL side to contest the Worksafe AFL Country Championships is announcedmore

RDFNL Footy Show - Week 4 Now On-Line

The great Chris Yeend and the RDFNL's Shaun Kelly discuss all things football and netball across the RDFNL again this week.more

RDFNL Round 4 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

Read the great man's prognostications on this weekends fourth round of RDFNL action for season 2013more

Watch highlights from last week's Senior games

Highlights from the Rupertswood v Wallan and Diggers Rest v Rockbank games are now available HERE!more

2013 Steve Turner Medal Rounds 1-3 nominations announced

The Melton Toyota Riddell District FNL have announced the first three nominations for the Steve Turner Medal - RDFNL Dome Rising Gun Award.more

RDFNL Footy Show - Week 3 Now On-Line

Join the RDFNL Footy Show crew as they chat all things RDFNL Football and netball, and chat with Romsey star Hope Hamilton about their upcoming Pink Netball Daymore

RDFNL Round 3 Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

The great man casts his expert eye over the remaining Round 3 matchesmore

RDNFL ANZAC Day Preview - with Chris "Yeendy" Yeend

Our resident footy guru casts his expert eye over tomorrow's big ANZAC Day clash between the Sunbury Kangaroos and Rockbank at Boardman Reservemore

Burras deny reigning premiers

Diggers Rest notch their first win for the season at the expense of the Sunbury Kangaroosmore

RDFNL Junior Grading Update - Important

Important information and directives from the RDFNL regarding the Junior Structure and Grading for 2013more

BFNL Announces Additions to Admin Team

The Red Onion Creative Ballarat Football & Netball League is pleased to announce that 3 new members will be joining our team in 2013 to assist in the administration and services that the Ballarat FNL provides to the BFNL Clubs, Maryborough Castlemaine Distinct FNL and the Riddell District FNL.more

Young stars to live AFL dream

The Riddell District Football League is excitedly celebrating the news that four of its top line young players have been drafted to the AFL next year.more

Star cat is now a swan

Macedon's Matthew Dick is ready to take the AFL world by storm when he joins the Sydney Swans.more

Riddell District FL Annual General Meeting

The RDFL AGM will be held Monday 3rd December 2012, 7.30pm at Diggers Rest FNC Social Rooms.more

Rupo Ready for the RDFL

Rupertswood Football Netball Club is all set to go for its 2013 season launch in the Riddell District Football League.more

Wheelahan & Nankervis re sign

The Melton Central FNC and Brian Wheelahan have come to terms for the 2013 and 2014 season.more

Renee Hulls signs on

The Melton Central Football & Netball Club is pleased to announce Renee Hulls as the Netball Operations Manager for Season 2013.more

AFLCA Wingman Awards - Matt Darby - Riddell FNC

The AFL Coaches Association, Department of Justice and the RDFL congratulate Riddell FNC Under 18 player Matthew Darby on winning the 2012 AFLCA Wingman Award for the Riddell District.more

3 new & very exciting Employment Opportunities !!

The Ballarat Football & Netball League offers this rare and exciting opportunity to appoint 3 highly motivated, enthusiastic and suitably qualified individuals to assist with the administration of football and netball for the Leagues & Clubs under the Ballarat FNL “Hub”.more

Rupertswood Join the RDFL

RUPERTSWOOD will become the 13th senior team in the Riddell District Football League next season.more

Scoble to coach Bombers

Riddell Football Netball Club has welcomed veteran small forward Troy Scoble as senior coach for season 2013 Riddell District Football League.more

RDFL Junior Academy - Opening Session

The Riddell District Football League launched its new Junior Academy on Monday at Diggers Rest.more

RDFL returns to Interleague Competition

2013 will signal the return of representative football to the RDFL Senior Competition.more

Junior Academy Update

Details on upcoming RDFL Junior Academy sessionsmore

Netball Coaches Wanted - WHFNC

The Woodend-Hesket FNC are seeking applications for their A,B and C Grade Netball Coaching positions for 2013.more


This years A grade grand final lived up to all expectationsmore


The Macedon Cats went into this game the red hot favourties to win this year’s B grade grand final. They have been the form team all season and would have been the hottest favourites of the day. Someone forgot to tell Romsey that.more


This years C grade Grand Final was a battle of our up and coming younger players in the competition.more

Sunbury Kangaroos Seniors - Premiers 2012

The Sunbury Kangaroos have created history in dramatic fashion with their first-ever senior premiership, defeating Romsey at Lancefield Park on Sunday.more

Riddell Reserves - Premiers 2012

Riddell's Reserves finished off a magnificent day for the club with a gutsy seven-point win over minor premiers Diggers Rest to take home the premiership.more

Riddell 18s Premiers 2012

Riddell is celebrating long and hard after taking home the RDFL Under 18.5s premiership with a 23-point win over Wallan.more

Macedon wins 2012 A Grade Premiership

Macedon won the 2012 A Grade Premiership with a nail biting win.more

Sunbury Kangaroos win 2012 Senior Premiership.

The Sunbury Kangaroos are the 2012 RDFL Premiersmore

Live Radio Coverage of Grand Final Day!!

Tune into 100.7 Highlands FM and 88.1 FM from 9am for the live and exclusive coverage of the RDFL finals series.more

Romsey make it a repeat serve on GF day.

The Romsey Redbacks have secured their spot in the 2012 RDFL senior grand final this week against the Sunbury Kangaroos after a commanding 34-point win over Diggers Rest at Tony Clarke Reserve in Macedon.more

RDFL Night of Nights

The Riddell District Football Netball League held its annual Bowen and Ryan Medal presentation night at the Lakeside Reception Centre in Taylors Lakes on Wednesday.more

Best and Fairest Votes - Club by Club (Netball)

Vote tally breakdown per club.more

Best and Fairest Votes - Club by Club (Football)

Attached in the vote total breakdown per team.more

RDFL Bowen/Ryan Medal Night

Last night at Taylors Lakes Reception Centre the RDFL hosted its “night of nights” with approximately 350 people in attendance to witness Diggers Rest on baller Cameron Woods win the Percy Bowen Medal as well as Broadford’s Centre Sarah Douglas take out the Jannine Ryan Medal.more

Roos leap into grand final

The Sunbury Kangaroos are through to their second successive grand final after defeating Romsey by 27 points at the Kyneton Showgrounds in the second semi-final on Saturdaymore

Sheahan sinks Bombers flag dreams

Diggers Rest has ended Riddell's finals hopes and advances through to the 2012 RDFL preliminary final to take on Romsey at Macedon on Saturdaymore

Bombers sink Cats' finals ship

Riddell kept its finals dreams alive after it defeated Macedon by 13 points in the second elimination final at the Boardman Reserve.more

Centrals wrapped in red and black web

Romsey is through to the second semi-final after an 86-point demolition of Melton Centrals at Romsey Park in the first elimination final on Sunday.more

Roos bounce over Burras

The Sunbury Kangaroos are one step closer to their second straight grand final after they defeated Diggers Rest by 14 points in the qualifying final at the J.J Clancy Reserve in Kilmore on Saturday.more

Davo's day out

Matt Davidson's sparkling performancemore

Around the Grounds - Round 18

The Riddell District Football League home and away season reached a climax on Saturday.more

"Davo" Brings up the 100 again.

Romsey star forward Matt Davidson acheived the 100 goal in a season mark for the second year running on Saturday in the Redbacks win over Rockbank.more

Juniors build on success

The Riddell District Junior Football League hits McPherson Park in Melton on Sunday for the first time in three yearsmore

RDFL Junior Best & Fairest Night

Winners list for the RDFL Junior Best & Fairest Night.more

Around the Grounds - Round 17

Melton Central secured its 2012 seniors finals berth with a strong 18-point win over reigning premier Romsey at Romsey Park.more

Cats lock in finals berth.

Macedon cemented its place in fifth position on the RDFL ladder with a 39-point victory over Kilmore in challenging conditions at the Tony Clarke Reserve on Saturday.more

Around the Grounds - Round 16

The Sunbury Kangaroos have stepped up their preparations for a tilt at the 2012 premiership with a hard fought 19 point win over Romsey at the Boardman Reserve on Saturday.more

Bombers tune up for Finals

It may not have been the biggest match on paper for the round but Riddell had to work hard at every contest to keep ahead of rival Lancefield.more

Lever earns Scholarship

After a successful Under 16's championship, Romsey young gun Jake Lever has been offered a scholarship with the AIS.more

Around the Grounds - Round 15

The battle for finals positions could not be any closer with Macedon, Wallan and Melton Centrals all fighting for the remaining two positions.more

Hawks swoop on Roos

It may not have been the biggest game of the season between two league heavyweights but the battle between Woodend/Hesket and Broadford provided plenty of excitement on Saturday.more

Around the Grounds - Round 14


Romsey clip Magpies

Romsey star full forward Matt Davidson put on a clinic on Saturday when he kicked 11 of the best goals fans will see this year as his team cruised to a 92-point win over Wallan at Romsey Park on Saturday.more

RDFL Young Guns Strong Showing

Three local junior footballers have produced strong performances to make their mark on the biggest stage of their young careers.more

Cats clip Hawks' feathers

Macedon ended a four-game losing streak with a gritty 26-point win over old foe Woodend/Hesket at the Tony Clarke Reserve on Saturday.more

"New" RDFL House open for operation

The new address of the league is 3a Sussex Court , Sunbury VIC 3429. Our postal address will remain as PO Box 2162, Sunbury VIC 3429 and this is the preferred mail address for any correspondence. Contact details will remain the same below.more

Bombers swoop in last quarter.

It may not have been the most attractive game of football, but Riddell and the Sunbury Kangaroos put on a world class example of hard physical football in game one of the RDFL round 13 split round on Sunday afternoon at the Riddells Creek Reserve.more

RDFL young guns to represent Vic Metro

Jack James, Matthew Goodyear (Gisborne) and Jake Lever (Romsey), have been named to represent Vic Metro who will be playing in Sydney in the Under 16 AFL championships starting July 7.more

Riddell Bombers Vs Sunbury Kangaroos - Sunday 8th July 2012

This weekend, the Riddell Bombers play host to the Sunbury Kangaroos on Sunday 8th July, the game is a stand alone and is the scheduled Round 13 fixture between the clubs.more

Redbacks slide to victory over Cats

Romsey Redbacks have strengthened their dominance in the RDFL competition with a 27-point win over Macedon at Tony Clarke Reserve on Saturday.more

Pies strengthen position in top six

Wallan has earnt some breathing space inside the top six with a hard-fought 31-point win over Woodend/Hesket at a very muddy Gilbert Gordon Oval.more

Former Burra to star in EJ Whitten Legends Game

Former Diggers Rest Utility Dan Reilly will tonight suit up for the Big V in the EJ Whitten Legends game.more

Martin hero for Hawks

Woodend/Hesket's Daniel Martin helped his side salvage a remarkable two-point win against Kilmore at the J.J Clancy Reserve on Saturday.more

Redbacks blitz Burras in onslaught

It was built up as the match of the season. The undefeated Diggers Rest which had conquered all challengers and the reigning premier Romsey who sat hot on its heels in second place.more

Lever set to wear the big V

Romsey young gun Jake Lever set to wear Big Vmore

Tough day at the titles for RDFL junior sides

IT was a tough day for the Riddell District Football League’s four under-14 and under-15 representative sides last Monday, with none able to take the points in the third round of the AFL Victoria Metropolitan Junior Championship.more

Plowman will ‘go high

VIC Metro coach Rohan Welsh says the loss of Calder Cannon Lachlan Plowman hurt the rep side.more

Rampaging Roos roll Rams for seventh victory

SUNBURY Kangaroos chalked up another win big win on Saturday, downing Rockbank by 74 points despite some inaccurate kicking on goal.more

Riddell back in touch

Riddell returned to the winners’ list with a thumping 97-point victory over Kilmore on Saturday at the Riddell Reserve.more

Junior Interleague Results

Results from the Interleague Weekendmore

Riddell District FL overcome Western Region FL in Interleague clash

Last night at Melton Recreation Reserve in Melton, the Riddell District FL hosted the Western Region FL in the annual Under 16 Interleague match.more


Macedon made its mark on the competition with a thrilling two-point victory of Riddell at home on Saturday. Tony Clarke Reserve was bathed in sunshine as the Cats fought out their third-straight heart-stopping clash in as many weeks against the highly fancied Riddell outfit on their home turf.more

Macedon keeps spot in race

MACEDON’S A grade netballers pre-empted the same winning margin as the senior footballers at the weekend with a two-goal victory against the Riddell Bombers.more

RDFL takes on the best in Melbourne

The Riddell District Junior Football League kicked off its interleague campaign at Northcote and Sunbury on Wednesday night as part of the AFL Victoria Metropolitan Championships.more

Elbowed out

IT'S LUCKY that Lachie Plowman isn't the type to dwell on things. If he were, he would have a bit on his mind this week.more

Cats out of battle for top ladder spot

MELTON Central brought Macedon back to the pack with a seven-goal win to roll the last remaining unbeaten team in Riddell District Netball League A grade.more

Draw shunts Centrals from top six

MELTON Central’s winless streak at Tony Clarke Reserve will reach a decade but the Blues did emerge with a draw at least in Riddell District Football League at the weekend.more

Burra's ablaze

DIGGERS Rest has continued riding a wave of good form, extending its 2012 unbeaten run to seven with a 20-point win over Sunbury Kangaroos on Saturday.more

Steady Cats keep firm grip on top rung of ladder

MACEDON stands alone as the last remaining unbeaten team in Riddell District Netball League after Romsey inflicted Melton Central’s first loss of the season at the weekend.more

Lancefield breaks losing streak

THE Lancefield Tigers are roaring again after a breakthrough win against Woodend marked the club’s first Riddell District Football League triumph since August 2010.more

Tigers find their ROAR

It's been a long time since the Lancefield Tigers tasted success, but on Saturday they finally found their roar.more

Diggers Rest Footballer Runs for Charity

BEST mates John Davis and Matthew Haines know how to tackle a challenge when they see one.

The Sunbury men decided 18 months ago that they would spend five days running from Melbourne to Albury.

Mr Davis said the run was insmore

Rams rally for finals charge!

ROCKBANK president Mark Smith has bellowed a call to arms as the club continues its most successful start to a season in years.more

Ballarat FL too strong for Riddell District FL in Interleague clash

Last night at Clarke Oval in Sunbury, the Riddell District FL hosted the Ballarat FL in the annual Under 18.5 Interleague match.more

RDFL Under 18 Interleague Vs Ballarat FL

Come along to Clarke Oval in Sunbury this WEDNESDAY night, 16th May to see the RDFL Under 18 Interleague side take on the Ballarat FL Interleague side.

These two sides have developed a fantastic rivalry in recent years with some excellent contests and this years contest promises much the same.

The game kicks off at 7PM.more

Romsey still kings of the comeback

ROMSEY’S never-say-die attitude has remained intact through the off-season, and it hauled in a four-goal deficit to beat Sunbury Kangaroos by seven points on Saturday.

The reigning Riddell District Football League premier made a number of stunning comebacks to overrun teams on the way to the 2011 premiership, and it showed its resilience again on Saturday in its 11.13 (79) to 10.12 (72) win.more

Western Water Netball Results Rd 5


Under 18 Squad

The final squad for the RDFL Under 18 side has been named.

Congratulations to Dane Pollard (Sunbury Kangaroos) and Ben Schraven (Wallan) who will Captain the side and to Josh Alam (Kilmore) and Nathan Blair (Romsey) who were named Vice Captains.

Congratulations to all players selected and good luck.more

Meacham and Pretty slam on 23 to tame Tigers

CHRIS Meacham kicked 13 goals, Jared Pretty bagged 10, Sunbury Kangaroos had 12 at quarter-time, and won by 226 points.

But don’t call Meacham’s men flag favourites just yet.

Sunbury became the latest Riddell District Football League club to make light work of a battling Lancefield on Saturday, 38.22 (250) to 4.0 (24).more

2012 Pink Footy and Netball Day

Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA)’s annual Pink Footy & Netball Day is back – and this year it’s going national!more

RDNL: Old hands, new blood make Bombers soar

RIDDELL Bombers are giving new coach Yasmin McGregor plenty to smile about after beating Sunbury Kangaroos on Saturday to chalk up a third straight win.

Following their 54-37 win against the Kangaroos, the Bombers are one of four Riddell District Netball League A grade outfits to be unbeaten after three weeks.more
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