FFA, PFA and APFCA finalise a deal for Hyundai A-League 2019/20 season extension
Football Federation Australia (FFA) today announced that an extension of the Hyundai A-League 2019/20 season until 31 August 2020, had been finalised following extensive discussions with the Hyundai A-League clubs and Professional Footballers Australia (PFA). FFA Chief Executi
WA football celebrates State Government’s Home of Football funding
Football in Western Australia is celebrating following today's announcement from Premier Mark McGowan that the State Government has pledged the $16.25 million balance to build a State Football Centre at Queens Park, in the City of Canning. The news, which comes just a week out
Australia-New Zealand welcomes strong FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ Bid Evaluation Report
Football Federation Australia [FFA] and New Zealand Football [NZF] have today welcomed the FIFA Bid Evaluation Report which demonstrated that the two nations would host an exceptional FIFA Women's World Cup 2023?. Following FIFA's inspection visit in February 2020, the Bid Eva
A card to help your neighbours
A kind and smart person named Becky Wass created a #viralkindness postcard that people can use to offer their support to neighbours during the COVID-19 pandemic. We've been saying for ages that your neighbours are your closest source of help in an emergency, so we've adapted B
Why contact tracing is so important during COVID-19?
Health Technical Lead Dr Lisa Natoli and National Resilience Advisor John Richardson look at contact tracing and why tracking down and containing outbreaks of the virus could help life go back to normal more quickly. At Red Cross we are responding to the challenges COVID-19 pr
FFA Podcast: FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ Bidding Process Enters Final Stages
On June 25, Australia and New Zealand will discover if their 'As One' Bid to host the FIFA Women's World Cup? in 2023 has been successful. The decision, which will be made by the FIFA Council, will mark the completion of three years of considered planning and proactivity by FF
#FootballReturns: Women's Premier League set for history as premiers Hellinic meet newcomers NT Yapas
Following the announcement by Football Northern Territory about the game's welcomed return, women's football will take centre stage this Friday night as first competitive football match in Australia since the COVID-19 pandemic hit.
#FootballReturns: Premier League rivals Hellenic & Mindil Aces clash in first Men's competitive grassroots match
Friday night will mark the return of competitive grassroots football in Australia with a double header scheduled to take place at Darwin Football Stadium. The Northern Territory Men's Premier League will return with Mindil Aces FC going head to head against Hellenic Athletic M
#FootballReturns: How to watch opening matches from Football NT
Competitive community football in Australia returns this Friday night as play resumes following the break caused by COVID-19 - and fans will be able to see all the action live streamed across the FFA and Football NT social media channels! The big kick-off will take place in th
What is a second wave and how your actions can stop one in Australia
This is no time to take off the parachute, stay focused to help stop a second wave of COVID-19 say National Resilience Advisor John Richardson and Health Technical Lead Dr Lisa Natoli. With the curve flattened, and governments easing restrictions on what we can and can't do, w
Community football in Australia set for the big kick-off in Northern Territory
Football Federation Australia (FFA) is delighted to announce the welcome return of competitive community football in Australia this Friday night, as play resumes following the break caused by COVID-19, with fans able to see all the action livestreamed across its social channels.
Northern NSW Football Announcement - We’re back! Junior Football to Return from 1 July!
Northern NSW Football (NNSWF) is delighted to announce that junior football for those aged 18 years and under will be able to resume from 1 July in accordance with the NSW State Government's announcement on Tuesday. NNSWF CEO David Eland is ecstatic to get junior players back
Football NSW Announcement - Message to the Football Community
Football NSW has welcomed the announcement by the NSW Government concerning the recommencement of community sport for those participants aged 18 years and under from 1 July 2020. Here is what Football NSW CEO Stuart Hodge had to say about today's announcement. While welco
FFA Webinar Rewind: Six key factors to guide the grassroots game through COVID-19
Manly Warringah Football Association Chief Executive Officer David Mason highlighted six key factors that he views as fundamental for the relaunch of grassroots football in Australia over the coming months in a recent FFA Webinar. Last week, Mason, who is also the CEO of Manly