Welcome to Season 2019

Hello Majura Football Family,

It’s been a busy few weeks at Majura FC. To start I would like to thank everyone who came to the AGM and who put their hand up to volunteer and help make our club the best in town. We welcomed new people and had some people move into new roles within our committee. To all committee members and age group coordinators, thank you and I look forward to working with you this season. If you are thinking about volunteering it’s not too late, we still have a number of roles to fill including the Equipment Officer as David Horner has stepped into the Vice President role.

I am starting out in my first season as President of Majura FC. I want to acknowledge the hard work Peter Docherty put in as President for the past three seasons. Peter was committed to the continuous improvement of our club and he worked diligently week in and week out to ensure that players, family members and friends had a good experience at Majura FC. Thank you, Peter, you left some big shoes to fill.

I also want to thank Rainer Reuss for his work as Vice President for the past several seasons. Rainer is moving to a new role as the club’s Coach Coordinator so look out for him on the pitch and please take advantage of his football knowledge. Thanks to all players who came to trial, I hope you enjoyed your experience even though we had some wild weather at times!

There are a couple of upcoming dates to keep in mind including our annual equipment working bee. Please come along and help assemble training kits, even if you can just come for 30 minutes, every little bit helps. Coaches and managers meetings are coming up and a Miniroos coaching course. Some dates/times have changed but all the details are in this newsletter so read on.

I just love this time of the year. It is a time of possibility as we get ready for another season of football. I look forward to seeing you out there!

Kurt Petrunia
President, Majura FC

Majura Equipment Working Bee

We need some help assembling the training kits for nearly 100 teams next Saturday. Jobs include pumping up balls, counting cones, counting bibs and putting them all in ball bags. If you can spare an hour then please let us know by contacting Allison or Jo.

Majura Equipment Working Bee
Majura Clubhouse, 170 Antill St Dickson
Saturday 30 March
9am – 12 noon

Coaches and Managers Meetings

The new dates and times for the 2019 Coaches and Managers meetings are:

Saturday March 30 2pm U10-U18
Saturday April 6 2pm U7-U9
At Majura Clubhouse

A coach and/or manager from every team should attend. Training gear and playing shirts can be collected at the meeting.


Miniroos Coaching Certificate

Capital Football will be running a Miniroos Coaching Certificate at Dickson Playing Fields on Saturday April 6 9.00am – 12 noon. The course is free and is fully practical and encourages coaches to develop practices that are based on FUN. The emphasis is on natural development i.e. learning by PLAYING football. Coaches are exposed to basic rules of the game as well as tips and hints on building a football culture in a completely practical setting. Come ready to participate in training games. You can find out more information about coaching courses and registering for courses here

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2019 Stellar Lightning Tournament

Registrations are now open for the 2019 Stellar Lightning Tournament – 13th and 14th April. Please distribute to your networks. We are very proud to announce Stellar Canberra as our Major sponsor for the event. Stellar Canberra are a leading Health and Wellbeing facility in the South of Canberra – boasting a 24/7 Gym and a heated indoor pool. […]

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Majura Goal Keeper Trials

If you’re an aspiring goal keeper and want to play in a Division 1 or 2 team at Majura then you need to attend a goal keeper trial. Trials will be held as follows: Wednesday March 6 At Downer Playing Fields 5.30-6.30pm U10, U11 and U12 Open and Girls 6.45 – 7.45pm U13, U14, U15 […]

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Majura FC Trials, AGM, Coaching Courses and more…

Majura Trials for 2019 Majura FC trials continue this week at Dickson Playing Fields. Please make sure you arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled trial and bring water and your shin pads. The canteen will be open and Rhonda will have some curry and cupcakes available for those looking for dinner. Monday 25 February U10 […]

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Trials, AGM, Coerver and Miniroos Coaching

Majura FC Trial Dates Trials – Frequently asked Questions Trials (for those players who wish to try out for the stronger divisions) will be held at Dickson Playing Fields on the following dates and times: Dates Age Group Time Monday 18 and 25 February Dickson Fields U10 Girls and U10 Open 5:00pm – 6:15pm U11 […]

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Majura FC Registrations are Open for 2019 Welcome to another season of football with friends at Majura FC. We are a community club run largely by volunteers. We value inclusiveness and participation. We want all our players to develop football skills that will enable them to enjoy the game for life no matter what level […]

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Summer Soccer Starts this Thursday

Majura FC is running a summer soccer program for U7-U16 starting this Thursday evening October 18. The sessions will be informal come and play games commencing at 5:45 pm and finishing at 7:15pm. The program will run every Thursday for 8 weeks finishing on December 6. They will be held on the Dickson Playing Fields, […]

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End of Season 2018

To the Majura Football Community, It is with deep regret I announce the season comes to an end this Saturday. It means no more cheering on the teams from the side lines, no more encouragement from the coaches, no more of the beautiful game. I hope that everyone has some great memories from the season […]

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Majura Presentation Day and Gear Return

Last Game of the Season and Presentation Day This Saturday will be the last game of the 2018 season for all teams except our U16 and U18 teams that make the Grand Finals. Read below to find out about Presentation Day and Gear Returns. Presentation Day Presentations for the U5/6 Miniroos to U9 teams will […]

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Majura FC Coach of the Year 2018

Selection Procedure Majura FC Coach of the Year Selection Procedure 2018 Authority for Procedure The Authority for this policy and its maintenance is the Majura Football Club Committee. Introduction The Majura FC (MFC) Coach of the Year award is an opportunity for the club to celebrate and promote thevaluable contribution coaches at all levels make […]

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No Junior League Games in School Holidays

Today, the 30th of June, 2018, is the last game before a three week break for school holidays. There will be no games on July 7, 14 and 21. We hope you have a happy and safe holiday.   Dear Majura Football Club Community, Well how time flies as we find ourselves this Saturday just […]

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