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Senior Assistant Coach & Goalkeeper (Men's teams) Needed

Are you interested in being an Assistant Coach to the State League 4 Men's Teams? Or perhaps a goal keeper for the Senior Men's teams?

If so, please email us at brunswickzebrasfc@gmail.com for further information.more

Brunswick Zebras Football Club Annual General Meeting 2019

Brunswick Zebras Football Club
Annual General Meeting 2019
Saturday, 7th December 2019
Balfe Park, John Street, Brunswick
12.15 pmmore

Are you interested in playing for Brunswick Zebras in 2020?

Are you interested in playing for Brunswick Zebras 2020? Have you played with us before? Would you love to join a Community based soccer club that has been around for quite a while?

If so, we would love to see you at our club.more

Mini Roos 2020 Information Session - 9th November 2019 @ 10.30 am

An information session for Brunswick Zebra's 2020 Mini Roos teams will be held at tomorrow Balfe Park on Saturday, 9th November 2019 @ 10.30 am (previously due to be held at Sumner Park)more

SATURDAY SKILLZ IS MOVING to Balfe Park from 2 November 2019

Saturday Skillz is moving to Balfe Park from Saturday, 2nd November 2019 for the remainder of 2019.

Moreland Council have asked us to move to Balfe Park so that essential maintenance work can be conducted on Sumner Park from this week.more

Lost Property @ Sumner

This Saturday is your last chance to collect any lost property before it is all donated on Saturday afternoon. Come along to Sumner clubrooms between 9.30 am and 12.30 pm.more

Saturday Skillz returns Saturday, 12th October 2019 @ Sumner

Just a reminder, Saturday Skillz returns to Sumner 12th October 2019more

And that is the season over....

Thank you everyone for contributing to such a great season at Brunswick Zebras for 2019.

What a year it has been, 17 Mini Roos teams, 4 Junior teams, 4 Senior Men's Teams and 4 Senior Women's teams. And a promotion for our State Women 3 North Team!more

Thank you to Jean-Yves Empeigne

Thanks to Jean-Yves Empeigne who was one of the lucky winners of the Sportsmart VIP Day competition for members of their Team Smart program, Brunswick Zebras have received a $2000 Giftcard for use within the club (our VIP Day was held earlier in the year).more

Presentation Day - 15th September 2019

Brunswick Zebra's Presentation Day will be held at Sumner on Sunday, 15th September 2019more

Women's Strategy 2019

Brunswick Zebras has a proud history of supporting women’s football.

We are committed to making Brunswick Zebras a welcoming and supportive club for women and girls at all levels of football. We want to offer opportunities for girls and women to be involved as players, coaches, team managers, committee members and volunteers.more

2019 Brunswick Zebras Club Awards

Is there someone who has been outstanding at Brunswick Zebras? Now is the time to nominate them for a Club Award.more

Sale @ Sumner Park Saturday ....

We are having a sale @ Sumner from 10.30 am - noon Saturday, 31st August 2019, selling off stock from previous years at very reduced prices:more

Celebrating Women’s Football - Sunday 25th August 3.30pm

Come join us for a launch of Zebras Women’s Strategy, BBQ, football and the launch of our new clubroom’s external lights.

We are celebrating Women’s Football at Zebras and
a very good season by our Women teams.more

Sarcoma Awareness Month

Brunswick Zebras is proud to partner with Australia New Zealand Sarcoma Association to raise awareness for bone and soft tissue cancers in Sarcoma Awareness Month.

Each year, hundreds of Aussie will be diagnosed with this rare and complex cancer, so we’re going yellow in support!more

Brunswick Zebras Women’s Forum - 8 August 2019 @ 7 pm

Hosted by Karen Pearce (Football Victoria Manager, Women and Girls) and Carole Fabian (BZFC Life member), the forum will give you an opportunity to contribute to the development of our strategic plan regarding women’s involvement in the Club as players, coaches, and administrators.more

Saturday SkillZ Returns tomorrow @ Sumner @ 10.30 am .....

Hi everyone

Just a reminder Saturday Skillz returns tomorrow morning at 10.30 am at Sumner Park.

Coffee and hot food available....more

Women In Football

Carole Fabian, a long time member of Brunswick Zebras, has recently helped set up a new national organisation called Women in Football, to advocate for greater gender equity in our game. While many more girls and women are playing football, the powerful decision making roles are still dominated by men - think state federation boards, FFAmore

SALE of old Brunswick Zebras gear

We're having a sale of old Brunswick Zebras gear!!

We have old playing tops, training tops, shorts, socks, goal keeping gear, scarves, etc. all for sale at Sumner Park tomorrow morning from 8.30 am.

All Welcome!!more

Beanies are now back in Stock

Beanies are now available at Sumner Park for $25 each

EFT also availablemore

Under 8 & 9 teams & Under 16 Girls Training Moving : Wednesday 10th April

We are asking all Under 8 and Under 9 families to move training from Sumner Park to Balfe on Wednesday nights with effect from this Wednesday, 11th April 2019.

Under 16 girls will be moving back to Sumner.more

Registration needs to be done now....

If you haven't yet registered, or have registered and not yet paid, could you please do it by Thursday night so that you are able to play on the weekend.

If you have any queries please contact your team manager or email me at brunswickzebrasfc@gmail.com urgently.

Thank youmore

Problems loading your photos into your Registration

The new registration system is having trouble with photos being uploaded.more

Are you interested in Coaching a Women's State League 4 Team

Due to the increased player demand the Brunswick Zebras has registered an additional women's team for 2019. That makes 4 women's teams at the Zebras!more

Team Manager Meeting - Tuesday 26th March 2019

Our Team Manager meeting will be held 6.30 pm, Tuesday, 26th March 2019more

2019 Registration NOW OPEN

Registration for Brunswick Zebras is NOW OPENmore

Football Victoria Weather Conditions

Football Victoria would like to remind all clubs and participants of the Rules of Competition for hot weather for matches to ensure the health and safety of all players and officials:

4.4.Weather Conditionsmore

To all the mums who are looking for something to do....

We are now taking expressions of interest for those who might be interested in forming a mum's team at Brunswick Zebras!more

CALLING ALL JUNIOR PLAYERS

Just a reminder that pre-season training has started for all teams.

Any junior boys and girls, please come along, we'd love to see you. We still have spaces available.more

Saturday SkillZ Returns on 9th February 2019

Saturday SkillZ will start again on Saturday, 9th February 2019 at 10.30 am at Sumner Park, 3 Alistair Street, Brunswick.

Current information about the program is available under the Saturday SkillZ tab on our website.more

Mini Roos Training Starts 13th February 2019 @ Sumner

UNDER 8'S & 9'S - 6.00 PM
UNDER 10's, 11's and 12's - 7.00 PM

@ Sumner Park, Alistair Street, Brunswickmore

Pre-season Training for 2019 - Dates

Dates for pre-season training have now been emailed to everyone on our mailing list.

Details of pre-season training for all teams - times and venues - are now available on our website here. Please note that training venues/times will possibly change for season training depending on the number of teams we have for 2019.more

Further Coaching Appointments for 2019

Brunswick Zebras are pleased to confirm further coaching appointments for Season 2019.more

Saturday SkillZ for 2019

Our Saturday Morning SkillZ Program will be returning in early February 2019.

For those interested in coming along, we have a new Expression of Interest form, could you please complete this so we can email you information about the program shortly.more

Wanting to play for Brunswick Zebras in 2019

Are you interested in playing for Brunswick Zebras and are not currently on our distribution list for 2018?

So that we can keep you in the loop, could you please complete this form and we will get back to you soon.more

Are you interested in playing for our Men's State League 4 Senior Team

For new players interested in Trialing for our Men's State League 4 Senior team, can we please ask you to complete the attached formmore

Coaching Appointments for 2019

Brunswick Zebras are pleased to confirm the following coaching appointments for Season 2019.more

Pre-season Training for 2019

Pre-season training will start in early February 2019 for most teams for Brunswick Zebras.

An email will be sent to those on our distribution list. If you would like to complete an expression of interest, please go to the link:more

Brunswick Zebras 2018 Annual & Financial Reports

The 2018 Brunswick Zebras AGM was held on 20th October 2018 at Sumner Park, Alistair Street, Brunswick.more

Brunswick Zebras kids @ Melbourne Victory

It was great to see so many of our kids holding the circle flag at the Melbourne Victory game last Saturday Night in their game against Western Sydney Wanderers.more

Comedy for a Cause Thank you

Thank you to all who attended our Comedy for a Cause event at the start of this month!

It was a fantastic night, with plenty of laughs while raising money for the Charity ‘Build Better Future Today’ in Siem Reap. An amazing organisation achieving some fantastic things for the Children and Families in Siem Reap (http://www.buildyourfuturetoday.org)more

Brunswick Zebras Annual General Meeting - 20 October 2018

Brunswick Zebras will be holding the Annual General Meeting at Sumner Park, Alistair Street, Brunswick on Saturday, 20th October 2018.more

Interested in Coaching at Brunswick Zebras in 2019

The newly formed Brunswick Zebras Football Committee and Technical Director are currently planning for coaches in 2019 at Brunswick Zebras. As part of this we are asking all interested coaches to complete an Expression of Interest so that we can build this information into our planning.more

Children's Hoodies for sale - $60

We now have Brunswick Zebras children's hoodies for sale @ Sumner Park
$60 ea

Thanks to Ruben, Alexander, Mateo for being our wonderful modelsmore

Beanies for sale @ Sumner Park

We now have beanies for sale for $25

Available from Sumner from Saturday, 14 Julymore

Presentation Day

Presentation Day for all Juniors and Mini Roos is Sunday, 16th September, starting at 8.30 am @ Sumner Park.

Raffle prizes include a Melbourne Victory signed ball and top, movie tickets, dinner vouchers, wine and a Rebel Sports Voucher.more

Thank you to Stomping Ground Brewery and Beer Hall

Brunswick Zebras would like to acknowledge and thank our major sponsor, Stomping Ground Brewery and Beer Hall for their continued support.

We also would like to send them best wishes for their second anniversary in August as we continue to celebrate 70 years of community football.more

Passing of Dave Ballard

It is with saddened hearts that we inform the Zebras community that team manager and father, Dave Ballard, passed away last month after a long battle with illness.more

Comedy Night @ Sumner Park - 9 November 2018

After a recent trip to Cambodia to deliver all the second hand soccer shoes kindly donated by the Zebra’s community at our clubrooms, I have been inspired to hold a fundraiser to help raise some funds for both BFT Cambodia and the Zebras.more

Zebras' beer sponsor ranked nationally

Congratulations to Brunswick Zebras’ lead sponsor Stomping Ground Brewery and Beer Hall for making it into Australia’s top twenty independent brewery canned beers with their delicious Gipps Street Pale Ale.more

Junior Presentation Day - Mark Your Diary

This year's Junior Presentation Day will be held on Sunday 16 September (that's two weeks after the last round) at Sumner Park.more

The Trees

We are sure you have noticed that two trees have been cut down outside the club rooms at Sumner Park. We have spoken to Moreland City Council about the trees and have been provided with detailed information.more

New Child Safety Officer

Brunswick Zebras FC is pleased to announce that Emma Hunt has taken on the role of the club’s Child Safety Officer. Emma is the person to contact if any person associated with the club has any concerns about child safety.more

Shoe Drive for Cambodian Children

Do you have any old soccer shoes that you no longer need? Or
any old soccer clothes that do not fit?more

Brunswick Zebras Bags

We have sports bags in stock - $35 each, available from Sumner Park.

Bags have one big pocket, and two pockets at either endc (one with additional netting on the outside), and feature an embroidered logo.

There is also a long shoulder strap.

Rush in before they rush out!more

Brunswick Zebras Stubby Holders

We have Stubby Holders with our Brunswick Zebras logo available from Sumner Park for only $10.

Great for keeping your drink cold!! Or keeping your hands from getting cold!

EFT now available at Sumner Parkmore

Well Done to All Those Who Have Helped

We are nearly ready for Round 1 of the Mini Roos, juniors, women's and metropolitan league competition. Wow, what an effort! So well done and thank you to all who have helped get the teams on the park.more

Fun at Female Football Week Mini Gala

Brunswick Zebras junior girls enjoyed a fun night on Wednesday hosted by Moreland City FC at Campbell Reserve. Two matches were played using Summer Sevens small-sided rules, followed by pizza and a quiz for Female Football Week giveaway prizes.more

Victory's Privitelli A Hit at Sumner Park

Melbourne Victory's Lia Privitelli was a hit with the junior girls at Sumner Park last Monday 19 February, sharing her experiences of being a player in the W-League and watching over the girls going through their paces at training.more

Coaching Coup for Zebras – New Technical Director Giancarlo Belviso appointed

Brunswick Zebras FC is delighted to announce the appointment of Giancarlo Belviso as the club’s new Technical Director.more

Senior Men's Goal Keeper Needed

Brunswick Zebras Senior men's team are currently looking for a goal keeper to join them for the 2018 season.more

New Players Welcome for Season 2018

Brunswick Zebras FC offers opportunities for new players to the club in 2018. The club offers a full range of playing opportunities - boys and girls, men and women from beginners to senior players.more

Club Awards for Outstanding Achievement

Each year Brunswick Zebras FC makes club-wide awards to players, coaches and volunteers for outstanding performance and service. Season 2017 award winners are listed below.more

Grand Final Win to our Metro Men 6's

Congratulations to our Metro Men 6's for winning their Grand Final against South Yarra SC 'Casuals' (ML6) at Truganina on Sunday with an impressive score of 7-2 in very windy conditions.more

Appointment of Senior Men's Coach & Assistant Coach for 2018

Brunswick Zebras are pleased to confirm the appointment of Chris (Dixie) Smith as Senior Men's Coach and Kevin Thomas as Assistant Coach for 2018.

We wish them all the best for 2018!more

Blast from the Past

Brunswick Zebras FC has been a long time supporter of women’s football going right back to the 1980s when Mercy College Coburg art teacher Noel Bruzzese started up a team at the club, largely featuring girls from his school.more

Support Our Sponsors - Stomping Ground Brewery

We have some great sponsors this year - let's support them in return. A new partner for Brunswick Zebras in 2017 is Stomping Ground, the hip new brewery in Collingwood.more

Balfe Park Is Up and Running

The newly renovated Balfe Park Change Rooms have been officially launched and used for their first competition matches.more

Melbourne Victory came to visit...

Melbourne Victory's James Triosi and goalkeeper Matt Acton came along to Brunswick Zebras for a chat and to sign souvenirs for our lucky youngsters at Sumner Park today, a visit much appreciated by all.more

Youth Players Coaching Opportunity

Youth Players - Start Your Coaching Experience

Brunswick Zebras FC is again offering youth players (14 to 18 years old) the chance to take a first step into coaching as parts of the club's Saturday SkillZ program for beginner players aged from 5 to 8 years old.more

Balfe Park New Club Rooms Opened

The grand opening of the upgraded rooms at Balfe Park itook place on Saturday 8 October along with a club Saturday SkillZ Gala Day, our 2016 AGM and the welcome presence of local Councillors and Meembers of Parliament.more

The Singing Wolf at Zebras

Great story about our club in last weekend's The Age newspaper - featuring club legend Fabio Incantalupo and our Under 17 boys.more

Football Uniform Donations to Help Kids in Need

Brunswick Zebras FC is partnering with the Reagan Milstein Foundation to recycle used football clothing into the hands of Africa and the Pacific. Bring your out-of-date Zebras kit to the Sumner Park clubrooms to contribute to the cause.more

Boot Exchange Available

Don't forget to come and trade your pre-loved boots for another pair through the boot exchange at the Sumner Park clubrooms.more

100 Games!!

The U17A Boys celebrated several players reaching over 100 games with the Zebras over 8 unbroken seasons. Roshan, Matt, David, Luke, Vinney and Sammore

Big Win On Balfe Park

A potential disaster for the club has been averted through some strong lobbying and community activism from members and the Brunswick community.more

Good News from the State Election

The ALP election win means that the pledge of $100,000 to upgrade Zebras' Balfe Park training ground can become a reality.more
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Saturday Skillz 2019

Term 4 - finishes 7th December 2019

Season 2020 Key Dates

SATURDAY SKILLZ 2020

Resumes Saturday, 8th February 2020

PRE-SEASON TRAINING -Information due out shortly

Mini Roos - Wednesday, 12th February 2020

Juniors - week beginning 10th February 2020

Seniors - to be advised

2020 REGISTRATION

Opens approximately 1st March 2020 for Juniors, Mini Roos and Seniors

Opens early February for Saturday Skillz

Please email brunswickzebrasfc@gmail.com for further details.

 

Senior Men

FFA Cup Round 1 -  February 2020

State League Round 1 - March 2020

Cup Round - April 2020

Catch Up Rounds - weeks ending 9 June and 11 August

Final League Round - week ending early September

followed by 2 weeks of cross division finals

All other leagues

(including State League Women,  Men's Metro and Juniors) - all to be advised by Football Victoria

Round 1 -  April 2020 (around Easter)

Catch Up Rounds - weeks ending 5 May, 7 July and 11 August (approximately)

Final League Round - week ending early September 2020

followed by 2 weeks of cross division finals