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SMJFL set to celebrate amazing season with the AFL Women’s Junior Footy Fete

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This Sunday the South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) in conjunction with AFL Women’s will be hosting a Junior Footy Fete in celebration of the season passed.  Come down to

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SMJFL set to support Melbourne FC in ‘Welcome Game’

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The ‘Welcome Game’ is an inclusive event that promotes a message of welcoming everyone to Australian football, to the MCG and to the Melbourne Football Club. As a partner of

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Analysing the debut AFL seasons of some of the SMJFL’s former stars 

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The 2017 AFL season has brought with it some incredible matches as well as a new wave of talented first year players. There has been plenty of talent sourced from

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Say #THANKSCOACH and your coach could win AFL Grand Final trip of a lifetime!

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Saints Head Coach Alan Richardson and St Kilda FC are supporting the AFLCA #THANKSCOACH campaign and want as many local coaches to have the opportunity to win an AFL Grand

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Football community gears up for AFL’s Multicultural Round

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This weekend will see the AFL celebrate its annual Multicultural Round as thousands of football fans come together to appreciate and recognise the vast array of cultures in our great

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St Kilda’s Jack Steele speaks to SMJFL media about Play Fair campaign [WATCH]

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Jack Steele, the face of the South Metro Junior Football League’s (SMJFL) and St Kilda Football Club’s join ‘Play Fair’ initiative caught up with SMJFL media during the week to

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Fancy yourself a junior journo?

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Fancy yourself a junior journalist and would jump at the chance to interview two selected* St Kilda FC stars at South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) HQ? Put your best

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SMJFL & St Kilda FC partner for ‘Play Fair’ campaign

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The South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) and St Kilda Football Club have joined forces to launch the ‘Play Fair’ campaign, to promote inclusiveness, respect, and fair play within the junior

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AFL Women’s expansion on hold until 2019

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The AFL have announced that the expansion of its Women’s competition will not occur until 2019. Identifying talent identification and building the fan bases as the reasoning in maintaining the status

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WATCH: AFL umpire Justin Schmitt chats to SMJFL ahead of Community Umpiring Round

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AFL umpire and South Metro Junior Football League umpiring ambassador Justin Schmitt chatted to us ahead of Community Umpiring Round this week in Round 3. Schmitt has umpired over 280

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