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

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Bendigo Bank – Home Loan Health Check 

Could win you a once-in-a-lifetime Geelong Cats Inner Sanctum Experience worth $10,000*.

There is an excellent opportunity for our players, club members and volunteers to win a once-in-a-lifetime Geelong Cats Inner Sanctum Experience worth $10,000*.

All you need do is complete a free Home Loan Health Check at one of our three branches by 23 June 2024 for a chance to win. We also have a mobile banker that can come to them.

The free Home Loan Health Check allows a review of an existing home loan, ensuring the products suit current financial needs and goals.

The prize is an Inner Sanctum Experience for the winner and 3 friends (aged 18 or over) hosted by Geelong Cats Football Club during the AFL round 19 game between Geelong Cats and Western Bulldogs at GMHBA Stadium in Victoria, which includes the following:

Prize includes:

 4 x tickets to Club Chin Chin (including the set ‘feed me’ menu)

 Pre-match inner sanctum experience in the warm-up room to watch players train and be a part of the Guard of Honour

 Post-match inner sanctum experience changeroom passes (subject to Geelong Cats winning the game)

 Invites to watch the Captains Run the day before the match and watch the team train (including a tour around the Geelong Football Club and high performance facilities and a meet and greet with the players, coaches and high-performance staff)

1 x official 2024 Geelong Cats signed Guernsey (for the winner, exact size determined by the Promoter)

*T&C’s apply. Visit the link for full details.






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 TBA 

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 


#35 – ZACH BYRNS  












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