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About the WRFLUA Legends

Last Updated: Oct 17, 2017 at 1:37 am

WRFLUA Hall of Fame Legends. Read More

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About the WRFLUA Life Members

Last Updated: Oct 17, 2017 at 1:35 am

Life Membership of the WRFLUA is awarded to members of the Association annually, and only if nominations are received. A maximum of 2 inductions can be made per year, and a minimum of 10 years service as a member plus a significant contribution to the Association during that time is required in order to have a nomination accepted for consideration. Read More

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Become an Umpire Academies

Last Updated: Oct 1, 2017 at 10:40 am

In 2009 the WRFL, in conjunction with the AFL, launched the very first AFL Umpires Academy, run out of Mackillop Catholic College in Werribee, Victoria. After 4 years in operations, the number of umpires coming into the system at the school has tripled, with over 100 field, boundary and goal umpires joining the umpiring ranks through this channel. Read More

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Become an Umpire Uniforms & Equipment

Last Updated: Oct 1, 2017 at 10:40 am

The WRFL Umpires are one of the few remaining umpiring bodies in Australia to wear the traditional white of Australian Rules Football umpires. While trainee umpires are provided with green uniforms by the league, second and subsequent year umpires can purchase their uniforms at training. Read More

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Social Calendar 2017 AGM

Last Updated: Sep 25, 2017 at 7:57 am

The 2017 WRFLUA Annual General Meeting will be on Sunday 22 October at the Hanmer Reserve clubrooms. Read More

2017 Grand Final D1 Seniors Umpires

About Us Grand Final Records

Last Updated: Sep 20, 2017 at 7:47 am

Remember who umpired the Division 1 Seniors Grand Final in 2014? What about 1946? In this section, you can find out the match results for every senior (18+) grand final, as well as who umpired it, since 1931. Read More

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About the WRFLUA Hall Of Fame

Last Updated: Sep 20, 2017 at 7:15 am

The WRFL Umpires Association honours past and present umpires, administrators and officials in its Hall of Fame. Read More

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About the WRFLUA Executive Committee

Last Updated: Sep 19, 2017 at 10:59 am

The executive committee manages the day-to-day operations of the WRFLUA and work with the WRFL to manage umpiring in the western region. Read More

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News (2015) Telstra Workers

Last Updated: Sep 19, 2017 at 10:59 am

Do you work for Telstra? Read More

2017 Grand Final D1 Seniors Umpires

Grand Final Records 2017

Last Updated: Sep 19, 2017 at 9:50 am

Field Greg Denison Adam Cosham Michael Willcox
Boundary Jarod Sutton Robert Hill Scott Vanstone Kai Abela
Goal Christine Gent Adam Steger
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Umpire Appointments Week 4 Senior Finals 2017

Last Updated: Sep 19, 2017 at 8:38 am

Umpiring appointments for all matches on 16 September 2017, Division 1 Grand Final. Read More

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Social Calendar Life/Ex Members Welcome To Seddon

Last Updated: Sep 14, 2017 at 4:44 am

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Social Calendar (Past) 2016 Umpires vs CFA Footy Match

Last Updated: Sep 14, 2017 at 4:42 am

IMPORTANT NOTE: DUE TO WEATHER THE MATCH HAS BEEN SHIFTED TO WOOTTEN RESERVE, TARNEIT. Read More

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Social Calendar 2017 Junior & Senior Presentation Night

Last Updated: Sep 13, 2017 at 11:23 pm

Awards and Grand Final Medallions issued to “all Members” of the WRFLUA. Read More

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Hanmer Herald Issue 4 - September 2017

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2017 at 4:34 am

The fourth issue for 2017 has been published. Read More

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Hanmer Herald Issue 2 - May 2017

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2017 at 4:30 am

The second issue for 2017 has been published. Read More

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Hanmer Herald Issue 1 - April 2017

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2017 at 4:30 am

We begin with some good news. Both Harry Spurling and Edmund Mitchell were head-hunted and are now elsewhere in the newspaper industry. Privacy laws prevent us from divulging that one is out west and the other one is Inverleigh. Two new inspiring writers were interviewed and were very keen until they met five of our running umpires. No doubt you will know who those five were because immediately the pair turned tail and disappeared. This left Stephen Berry and Dane Cowper, both of whom know... Read More

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Umpire Appointments Week 3 Senior Finals 2017

Last Updated: Sep 8, 2017 at 11:28 am

Umpiring appointments for all matches on 9 & 10 September 2017. Read More

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Umpire Appointments Week 2 Senior Finals 2017

Last Updated: Sep 1, 2017 at 10:45 am

Umpiring appointments for all matches on 2 & 3 September 2017. Read More

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Become an Umpire Get In The Game

Last Updated: Aug 28, 2017 at 2:19 am

The AFL has launched a new campaign called "Get In The Game" to try to encourage more people to start umpiring. Watch this video to see what it's like for an AFL umpire to be in the centre of the paddock on gameday. Read More

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Ever wondered how those people in white out in the middle of the paddock got to doing what they're doing? Well... here's your chance to find out. Read More