Auskick FAQ

Do the Carindale Cougars do Auskick?
Yes, our Auskick program for girls and boys aged 5 to 12 years is on Thursday afternoons after school. The program starts with a FREE Come and Try session on Thursday 8 February 2018 and runs for 7 weeks until Thursday 22 March 2018. Parent/carer attendance is not a necessity but encouraged if you are available. 

What is Auskick and 'Roy’s Footy'?
'Roy’s Footy' is a program that is specifically structured for Under 6’s.  The program is made up of two parts: 

  1. Auskick - Auskick makes learning to play AFL fun, safe and easy for boys and girls aged 5 to 12 years. Through weekly coaching sessions you will learn the skills of the game in an exciting, social and safe environment. Our Auskick starts with a FREE Come and Try session on 8 February and finishes on 22 March 2018. 

  2. 'Roy's Footy' - 'Roy's Footy' is an extension on Auskick for Under 6's to play for the Carindale Cougars. The Cougars host training sessions (on Thursday afternoons) and ‘Roy’s Footy’ games (on Saturday mornings).  The season starts on 21 April and finishes on 25 August 2018.

‘Roy’s Footy’ is a great way for all Under 6 girls and boys to get started in AFL. The focus is on fun and skills development through Auskick, then experiencing AFL club games through the Carindale Cougars.

How do I register for Auskick and ‘Roy’s Footy’?
Registering takes two steps:

  1. Auskick - The Carindale Cougars will be hosting Auskick sessions at Belmont State School starting with a FREE Come and Try session on Thursday 8 February 2018. 

  2. 'Roy's Footy' - Once you've signed in, select Carindale JAFC from the drop down menu. 

What is the cost of Auskick and 'Roy's Footy'?
Auskick (Born 1 Jan 2006 - 31 Dec 2013)  $75

'Roy's Footy' (Born 1 Jan 2011 - 31 Dec 2013)   
$25 if you do Auskick in 2018
$100 if you don't do Auskick in 2018

Auskickers receive a benefits pack containing various items delivered directly to your house plus a bonus membership for your AFL Club, heaps of cool content and footy reads, and tickets to see your favourite players take the field at a home game.

'Roy's Footy' (Carindale Cougars U6) fees include AFLQ Juniors registration, insurance, game fees, ground maintenance fees, training/game equipment, end of season trophy, and First Aid. New players receive a Cougars training shirt.
Register by 1 March 2018 to receive Brisbane Lions special offers.

Do I have to do Auskick before playing 'Roy's Footy' (Carindale Cougars Under 6 teams)?
No, you don't need to do Auskick before playing 'Roy's Footy' for the Cougars. However, the cost is the same and you'll receive an Auskick benefit pack. Plus Auskick is a great way for anyone who is new to the game to learn and develop their AFL skills.

Can I do Auskick and not do 'Roy's Footy' or play for the Carindale Cougars?
Yes, you're welcome to just do Auskick. We'd love to have you stay on and play for the Cougars.

How do I get more information about Auskick and 'Roy's Footy' for Under 6's?
Please contact:
Sue Eckersley - Auskick (Under 6) Coordinator
0421 088 095 

More Auskick info available here