BJFL confirms 2024 Age Groups

The Bendigo Bank Junior Football League (BJFL) is exited to announce the age groups for season 2024.

Age Groups Days of Play
Under 9 Mixed  Saturday
Under 10 Mixed Saturday
Under 12 Girls Friday
Under 12 Mixed Saturday
Under 14 Mixed Sunday
Under 15 Girls Sunday
Under 16 Boys Sunday

A full list of the date of birth requirements can be found via

As per the AFL Victoria Country Rules and Regulations, the BJFL has had the approval for the Under 18 Girls to move to the Central Victoria Football League (CVFL).

Under 18 Girls commenced in the Bendigo Junior Football League (BJFL) in 2010 with Central Victoria clubs competing in the AFL Victoria competition from 2007. The BJFL and CVFL have consulted the clubs and analysed the data / trends and agree the benefits of the changes is the best way forward for development and sustainability of both leagues.

We thank the CVFL for their cooperation and support of female football in the region and look forward to continuing the relationship between the two leagues.

The 2023 Under 18 BJFL clubs are encouraged to work with the Senior Womens team to ensure the transition and administration of the U18 team is smooth.

The participating clubs with the CVFL for season 2024: Bendigo Thunder WFC, Castlemaine FNC, Eaglehawk FNC, Golden Square FNC, Marong FNC, North Bendigo FNC, Sandhurst FNC, Strathfieldsaye FNC, White Hills JFC & Woorinen FNC.

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