List of Current VAFA Clubs

 

CURRENT VAFA CLUBS YEARS NOTES
AJAX 1957 –
Albert Park 1954 – (1970 amalgamated with ANZ Bank. Changed name from ANZ Bank to ANZ Albert Park 1996 then Albert Park in 1999)
Aquinas O C 1987 –
Beaumaris 1995 –
Box Hill North 2002 –
Bulleen/Templestowe 1974 – Junior Section only in 1974 moved up to Senior Section in 1975.
Canterbury 2014 – Joined from Eastern FL
Caulfield Grammarians 1920 – (changed name from Old Caulfield)
Chadstone 1997 – Changed name from Syndal Tally Ho in 2010
Collegians 1892 –
De La Salle O C 1955 –
Eley Park Sharks 1994 –
Elsternwick 1914-39, 1947-
Emmaus St Leos O C 1992 – (Changed from St Leo’s Emmaus Wattle Park 2004)
Fitzroy 1955-64, 1973-97, 1997-2008, 2009 – (Changed name from Fitzroy Reds in 2009 with link to Fitzroy VFL. Known as University Reds from 1955-64, 1973-97. Entered two women’s teams known as Fitzroy-ACU in 2017)
Glen Eira 1999 – (Formed as an amalgamation of Balaclava, Glen Huntly, Monash Gryphons, St. Kilda South Caulfield and St Kilda CBCOB)
Hampton Rovers 1933 –
Hawthorn Amateurs 1995 – (Changed name from Hawthorn Citizens in 1998)
Ivanhoe 1934 – (Changed name to Ivanhoe Assumption 1999-2006) (Changed name to Ivanhoe Amateurs in 2007)
Kew 1900, 1949 –
La Trobe University 1970 –
Masala 2013 –
Melbourne High School OB 1929-
Manningham Cobras 1996 – (Changed name from Bulleen Cobras 2009)
Marcellin O C 1971 –
Masala 2013 – Admitted as a Club XVIII side for 2013, became senior club 2015.
Mazenod O C 1989 –
MCC Women’s Football Club 2017- Joined as probationary women’s club for 2018 season
Melbourne University WFC 2017- Entered as a standalone women’s club in 2017
Monash Blues 1962 – Commenced as Monash University, changed to Monash Bues in 1970s
Monash Gryphons 1991 – Formed a part-amalgamation with Glen Eira in 2017
Mt Lilydale 1997-
Preston Bullants 2009 – Formerly Northern Bullants until 2010, U19 only until 2011, Thirds in 2012, Seniors from 2013. Formerly Northern Blues until 2016.
North Brunswick 1971 –
Brunswick Football Club 1932-38, 1963 – Changed name from North Melbourne CBCOB in 1963. Aligned with St Patrick’s Ballarat Old Collegians in 2005 to become North Old Boys/St Patrick’s. Changed name to Brunswick Football Club in 2017 with men’s (NOBS) & women’s (Renegades)
Oakleigh 1991 – Entered VAFA as St. Peters Clayton as an U19 club only, changed name to Oakleigh in 1992
Ormond 1932 –
Old Brighton Grammarians 1921-22, 1924-26, 1932-39, 1957 –
Old Camberwell Grammarians 1960 –
Old Carey Grammarians 1954 –
Old Eltham Collegians 1986 – Changed name to Old Eltham Collegians from Eltham Collegians in 2012.
Old Geelong 1954 – Name changed from Old Geelong Grammarians
Old Haileyburians 1925-34, 1961- Originally a merged Old Haileybury – Old Trinity before reforming in 1964 as just Old Haileyburians
Old Ivanhoe Grammarians 1929, 1964 –
Old Melburnians 1896, 1920 –
Old Mentonians 1968 –
Old Paradians 1929 –
Old Scotch 1921 – Changed name from Old Scotch Collegians in 2003
Old Trinity Grammarians 1923-34, 1954 –
Old Xaverians 1923 –
Parkdale Vultures 1991 – (Changed name from St . Patrick’s Mentone in 2000) (Changed name from Mentone Amateurs in 2003) (Changed name from Mentone Vultures merged with Parkdale (SFL)
Parkside 1938-2002, 2015 – Left for Northern FL, then returned to VAFA for 2015 season.
PEGS 1970-71, 1984 – (changed name from Old Essendon in 2012)
Peninsula Old Boys 1980 –
Power House 1940, 1947 –
Prahran Assumption 2011 – (Formerley known as Southbank, also refer Commonwealth Bank/ State Bank). Merger between Prahran and reformed Assumption OC in 2011
Richmond Central 1987 –
South Melbourne Districts 2000 –
South Mornington 2006 – (Under-19 only 2006, seniors and reserves 2007)
St Bedes / Mentone Tigers 1972 – Changed name from St. Bedes O.C., 1993 merged with Mentone)
St Bernards O C 1963 –
St Francis Xavier 2007 –
St Johns O C 1991 – Commenced as Club XVIII in 1991, seniors and reserves in 1992
St Kevin’s Old Boys 1947-
St Mary’s Salesian 2008 – St Mary’s and Salesian merged at start of 2008
Swinburne University 1996 –
Therry Penola O B 1977 – Changed name from Glenroy in 1977 to Therry CCOB, then changed name to Therry Penola in1997.
University High School – Victoria University 1932, 1948 – Changed name from UHSOB in 2002. Formerly UHS until merger with Victoria University
University Blacks 1928 – University B until 1927, University 1893, 1905-1920
University Blues 1928 – University A until 1927, University 1893, 1905-1920
Westbourne Grammarians 1991 – Changed name from Old Westbourne Grammarians due to split when the club changed name to Wyndham Suns (2014). Westbourne Grammarians take their history from Old Westbourne Gr.
Williamstown CYMS 1983 –
West Brunswick 1932-36, 1959 –
Whitefriars O C 1986 –
Yarra Old Grammarians 1993 –  Known as Yarra Valley Old Boys from 1993-2016.