Whats On

Keep up to date with information sessions, season launches and all events at FCBirrarung. If you’d like to see an event or information listed here, please email administration@fcbirrarung.com 

Pre- season training starts Tuesday 19 February, 5-6pm

The wait is over! Pre-season training starts this week on Tuesday 19 and Thursday 21 February, 5-6pm.

Training times are:

  • Under 7 to Under 12 THURSDAYS only, starting Thursday 21 February, 5-6pm, and
  • Under 13 and above Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting Tuesday 19 February, 5-6pm.

Training is at Princes Park’s Crawford Oval and SOC7, go to fcbirrarung.com/location

New players for all age groups, please arrive at 4.30pm to be assigned to a training group. Pre-season training may be in combined age groups e.g. U7-U9 or U13-U14. 

Please remember: NO BOOTS, bring along a water bottle and wear your shin guards. Our site owners and operators, Melbourne City Council, have the NO BOOTS policy to keep our pitches in good health for the winter season. 

2019 Registrations open – New members welcome

All player registrations from ages Under 7 up to Under 20 opened Saturday 9 February, 2019

In 2019, we have a FFV registration system, it took committee members between 10-30 minutes to register.

  • You register and pay at the time of completing a registration, so it’s a good idea to have your bank or credit card details handy
  • For under 12 and over please make sure you have a player photo to upload before starting
  • To make the most of the discounts on offer, please register female players in your family first, then male players
  • Parents and guardians please create a login to the new system, then add in your child or children – returning players please use the same email address as used to register last year, and 
  • To register go to playfootball.com.au
  • For step-by-step instructions on how to register, please read the 2019 FCB Registration Guide

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Free Come Try Girls Only

Every Thursday starting 21 February, 5-6pm

Club Street Address: 254 Royal Parade, Carlton North
For our location map go to fcbirrarung.com/location

The sessions are run by our Girls Coordinator, m: 0422 458 699.
Call for more information and to stay up to date follow us on Facebook and Instagram

FC Birrarung is serious about getting girls and women involved in soccer at our club. In 2018, we fielded three girls only teams and we want to grow girls participation in the world game.

This pre-season we’re working on creating a #ThisGirlCan action plan, so we can create the best experience while increasing girls access to soccer. If you’re interested in getting involved please contact our President – Randall Nodin m: 0434 079 446 or email: president@fcbirrarung.com

2019 Season launch – Tuesday 26 February, 5-7pm

Come along to our 2019 Season Launch to hear from our Club President, Randall Nodin, talk to our Coaching Coordinator, meet the coaches, and have a kick around with our returning players from 2018.

On the night we’re running at:

5.00pm Free Come Try for MiniRoos – ages 6 to 11 years old

5.00pm Free Come Try SoccerMums program  –
a new fun intro to soccer for women of all ages and abilities.
No experience needed.

6.00pm President’s Welcome

Plus Info Stands to help with all your questions, food and merchandise.

To assist with catering please RSVP to administration@fcbirrarung.com

Soccer Mums Starts Monday 4 March

FC Birrarung Soccer Mums - Term 1 Free Come & Try and Monday 5 Week Program(1)

The VicHealth SoccerMums program is a no experience required program designed to get women active. To learn more go to soccermums.com.au

How to register 
Join in the fun for the five week program starting Monday 4 March, 5.30-6.15pm, register for SoccerMums@FCB

Make it more fun, get your friends to sign up too!

Don’t want to jump in straight away?
Our Season Launch has a free Come Try SoccerMums on Tuesday 26 February, 5.15-6pm. Register for Come Try-SoccerMums@FCB

Club Street Address: 254 Royal Parade, Carlton North
For our Clubhouse location map go to fcbirrarung.com/location

Women’s World Cup Event, Sunday 9 June, 7 – 11pm
Venue TBC

Come along to watch the Matilda’s play Italy, we’ll have dinner beforehand, the game kicks off at 9pm. Bring your beanbags, pillows and blankets!

If you have any ideas for soccer focused events you’d like the club to run, get in touch with the committee at administration@fcbirrarung.com