Welcome To The Rye Football & Netball Club



The Rye Football Netball Club Annual General Meeting will be held at the Clubrooms on Wednesday night December the 6th at 7.30pm. All members, players and supporters welcome.

Major Raffle 

The Rye Football and Netball Clubs, major “Your Choice” raffle has been run and won. Fantastic effort to sell 791 out of the 800 tickets available, Thanks you to all those people who purchased a ticket and to all those that sold tickets, your support is very much appreciated. Your support has again made the raffle another outstanding success, in 2023.

The Winners

1st Prize – $35,000 Ticket #38 Mark Egan
2nd Prize – $1,000 Ticket #54 Mr Bentley’s Rye – Jim and Nicole Johnston
3rd Prize – $1,000 Ticket # 597 Bernie Noonan
4th Prize – $1,000 Ticket # 643 John Mascaro
5th Prize – $1,000 Ticket # 722 Theo Messinis
6th Prize – $1,000 Ticket # 105 Lauren Jarrard

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 2023

2024 Social Calendar to be updated shortly.

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 77 years, is that there has only ever been 5 Presidents, Wilfred Rowley 1946 – 58, Clarrie Jennings 1959 – 79, Nick Appleford 1980 -95, Colin Beel 1996 – 2001 and current President and Rye legend Mick O’Rourke who took over in 2002.

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 2023

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