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Greystanes Goannas Junior Australian Rules Football Club Inc. - the Goannas - is one of the largest and most successful clubs in the AFL Greater Western Sydney Juniors competition.
We welcome junior players of all abilities from these suburbs in the Cumberland, Blacktown and Parramatta local government areas: Auburn, Bossley Park, Fairfield, Girraween, Granville, Greystanes, Guildford, Lidcombe, Merrylands, Parramatta, Pendle Hill, Prairiewood, Seven Hills, Smithfield, Toongabbie, Wentworthville, Wetherill Park and Woodpark.
Our floodlit home ground, Goanna Park (Gipps Road Sporting Complex), Smithfield has the best facilities of any junior AFL club in the region, and is shared with the Holroyd Parramatta Goannas Mens and Womens team.
In 2020 we're fielding teams in the following age groups;
Auskick for girls and boys (new to the game or aged between 5 and 12yrs)
U9 - U10 - U11 - U12 - U13s/U14s - U17s
U10 - U12 - U14
Home and away matches are played on Sundays from end-March/early-April until mid-August, followed by finals for the top teams in the Under 11 and older age groups. Training sessions are held on Wednesday and Friday late-afternoons/
During the junior AFL season we also host weekly fun, non-competitive Auskick sessions to introduce children aged 5-12 years to the great game of Aussie Rules.
AFL is a healthy and fun team sport. Our focus is on learning new skills and having fun with your friends. It doesn't matter if you've never played Aussie Rules before - come along to one of our training sessions and you'll soon learn!
Our mission is to provide everyone with the opportunity to be part of a family-based community club that promotes being active, good sportsmanship and mateship in an enjoyable and positive environment.
For more information about the club or AFL juniors, please use the contact details at the bottom of this page.