Secretaries' Scoop

Edition 2 (9/2/2015 - 13/2/2015)
Upcoming Dates - February
12th & 13th - Training Ball Collection
12th - U14 & U15 Interleague Information Sessions
21st - St Kilda FC Intraclub Match
Reminder - Training Ball Collection
A reminder that training balls will be available for collection from the SMJFL offices on Thursday 12 February (9am-7pm) and Friday 13 February (9am-5pm).
Clubs must contact Zoe Driver ( or 9553 5985) to arrange a time to come into the office. Please bring an empty ball bag to assist with collection.
Please note, due to storage issues, balls must be collected during the above times.
Initial Pre-Season Grading
As per the update posted on Secretaries' Corner last week, Initial Pre-Season Gradings will be finalised this week. Please check Secretaries' Corner on Friday as details will be posted online.
Interleague Update
The first interleague information session was held last night at Sandy by the Bay. A copy of the powerpoint presented will be posted on the relevant in interleague page of the website as well as Secretaries' Corner by the end of this week.
The remaining sessions will be held tomorrow night:
Date: Thursday, 12th February
Time: 6-7pm
Venue: Kingston Town Hall, Banquet Room (985 Nepean Hwy, Moorabbin)
Date: Thursday, 12th February
Time: 7:30-8:30pm
Venue: Kingston Town Hall, Banquet Room (985 Nepean Hwy, Moorabbin)
Please note, players have been asked to wear club jumpers to training so please assist them with this request.
Image Corporate - Ordering & Club Names
As the start of the season approaches, please make sure all match officials have correct game day apparel. This can be ordered through the Image Corporate Form located in the Secretaries' Corner, and by following this link :
Please click here to check the list of club names for use on Image Corporate orders. Please contact Zoe Driver ( by COB Monday, 16th February if you would like to adjust your club name for orders.
Club Contacts
This time of year is busy for SMJFL League events including information nights, meetings and the Season Launch. Up to date contacts are essential so your club does not miss an invite. Please visit FootyWeb to ensure all contact details are current, and all email addresses listed are still operational and checked regularly. Please let us know if changes are made so we can refresh our database.
2015 Club Player Registration Fees
As per earlier communication, could you please provide the details (cost) of your 2015 Player Registration Fees. There are still many clubs that have not provided this information. This survey is simply to keep our records current and will not be made public or distributed to clubs. Please email the relevant information to
Congratulations to Murrumbeena Junior Football Club
The SMJFL would like to congratulate the Murrumbeena JFC for being announced as the 2014 "Sports Organisation of the Year" as part of the Deaf Sports Australia Awards held in Melbourne recently.
To find out more about this fantastic acheivement please click here.
Colbrow Medics Courses
Details on upcoming First Aid, Emergency Response Coordinator Training and CPR courses can be found by clicking here.
The preseason can be tough on all bodies, the best way to get back playing on field (or cheering on the sideline) is IceBandSports. This reusable product is the safe, effective way to reduce swelling and relieve pain. Great to a have a couple as a Club or even at home for the day after an injury. For more information visit their website, or call the SMJFL to express your interest in using this product as a fundraising opportunity.

St Kilda Football Club will be playing their annual Intraclub match at the Linen House Centre, Seaford from 10am next Saturday, 21st February. Further details can be found by clicking here.