Welcome To The Rye Football & Netball Club

2024 Player and volunteer Registration

Please click on this link to register. https://www.playhq.com/afl/register/432d99

To keep up to date with all our social media posts. Please head to our Instagram page and search ryedemons

For our FaceBook page head to Rye Football & Netball Club 



Bendigo Bank – The Community Bank on the Southern Peninsula 

Need a home loan? Want to re finance? 

Mention that your are referred by the Rye Football & Netball Club in your confidential negotiations with the Rye, Rosebud or Dromana branches.

The Rye Football Netball Club will receive a percentage of the transaction. Supporting local businesses and local sporting clubs.

Contact The Rosebud Lending Hub on 03 5981 0556 or Craig Cassey (Rye Branch Manager) on 03 5985 9755 [email protected]


Socially in 2024

2024 Social Calendar 


MAY 18TH – Past Players / Committee / Life Members Day 12.30pm – 4.30pm

May 25 – Ladies Day 1.00 – 4.30pm $65.00 per ticket. Champagne on arrival, Lunch, Band and Guest Speaker 

June 22nd – Mid Season Ball 7.30pm  – 12.00am Rye Hotel Main Sail Bar

July 6th – Sponsors Day – Rye Football Club 12.00pm – 2.00pm Guest Speaker

Go Demons

Founded in 1946, The Rye Football Club  has played in 20 senior grand finals, winning 8 premierships. A proud and strong club on and off the field , one of the club’s outstanding achievements in its 78 years, is that there has only ever been 6 Presidents, Wilfred Rowley 1946 – 58, Clarrie Jennings 1959 – 79, Nick Appleford 1980 -95, Colin Beel 1996 – 2001, Rye legend Mick O’Rourke 2002 – 2023 and now in 2024 ex player and life member Reg Chadwick. 

Netball is now an integral part of the club and since its inception in 2009, has been overwhelmingly successful, playing in 6 A Grade grand finals and winning 3. The club now has 5 Netball sides, the Under 17’s, and A, B, C and D Grade teams.

Players of the Round 














News & Updates

Coaching Staff For 2024

Senior Coach- Brendon Moore – (Non Playing Coach)

Chairman of Selectors & Head of Development – Andrew Brady

Senior Assistant Coach – TBA

Fitness, Strength & Conditioning – Chad Ambrose

Reserves Coach -Stephen Tweedly

Reserves Assistant Coach – Troy Harris

Under 19 Coach – Jamie McPherson

Under 19 Assistant Coach – Brad “Tiger” Tomlinson & Rohan Fraser