We are pleased to announce the season dates for all competitions for the upcoming the 2017 season.
The Bellarine FNL and Colac & District FNL will be the first to kick off, opening their season on the 1st of April. The Geelong FNL will kick off with a split round on the 8th of April and 15th of April. The Bellarine Grand Finals will be held on the 9th of September, with the Colac & District the following weekend, 16th of September and the Geelong FNL on September 23rd.
The Colts divisions 2 – 4 will commence on the 1st of April with division 1 starting the following weekend of the 8th of April. All Junior and Female football is scheduled to start after the school holidays on the weekend of April 22nd.
There will be a further annoucement on the starting date of Geelong Junior Netball night competitions.
A summary of all important season dates is as follows:
April 1st – Round 1 of the Bellarine FNL, Colac & District FNL & Colts Divisions 2 – 4. GFL Round 3 game St Albans vs South Barwon will also be played.
April 8th – Round 1 of the Geelong FNL (Split) and Colts Division 1
April 15th – Easter Round
April 22nd – Round 1 of all Junior and Female Football
April 25th – ANZAC Day games
May 13th – AFL Victoria Community Championships (Bye for all Senior & Colts competitions)
July 1st – Colac & District FNL Bye
July 8th – Geelong FNL, Bellarine FNL, Colts Divisions 1 & 3, all Junior and Female Football Bye
July 16th – Female Football Bye
August 19th – Bellarine FNL, Colts Div 2 & 4, Geelong Junior Football & Female Football Finals commence
August 26th – Colac & District FNL and Colts Division 3 Finals commence
September 2nd – GFNL Finals commence. Colts Division 4, Geelong Junior Football and Female Football Grand Finals
September 9th – Bellarine FNL and Colts Division 2 Grand Finals
September 16th – Colac & District FNL and Colts Division 3 Grand Finals
September 23rd – Geelong FNL and Colts Division 1 Grand Finals