MORE THAN SPORT

The Rumbalara Football Netball Club is committed to a vision for the future of indigenous people. Finance manager Kylie Briggs said Rumba had always been more than just a football netball club; it was also a vibrant hub for practical and positive social change. “The game has changed but in terms of the club and
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ONE FOR THE HISTORY BOOKS

It was a historic moment when the Rumbalara Football Netball Club hosted its first-ever grand final this year. Four football and eight netball matches were played at the Rumbalara grounds on Murray Football Netball League grand final day, with more than 5000 people through the gates. Event organiser Kylie Briggs said hosting the grand final
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THE BRILLIANT BUDGIES

Rumbalara does not only represent the Aboriginal community within the Goulburn Valley but also on a national level. Five of Rumba’s talented junior netballers were proud to be selected for the Budgies — indigenous teams that compete against other state sides. Ever since she was seven years old, Wytasie Walker has been playing netball at
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STRONG START FOR WOMEN’S FOOTBALL

It was a proud and historic occasion when the women of Rumbalara Football Netball Club Rumba pulled on the football boots. Twenty-seven women and a coach represented the club in the first Victorian Koori Women’s Football Carnival. The carnival was hosted by the AFL and the Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Association Ltd (VACSAL) at Punt
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LOOKING FORWARD TO STRONG 2018

While the number of games won across all football grades was less then what we were expecting at the beginning of the season, there was much to take away from the 2017 season. Due to injuries and unavailabilities, the club saw 59 players participate in senior football this year. Highlights from our senior football side
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CLUB IS A SHINING LIGHT FOR THE COMMUNITY

Rumbalara Football Netball Club symbolises the aspiration of all of those who contribute and those who are influenced. In a world of cultural oppression, the RFNC flickers like a strong firelight — it illuminates our individual strengths and weaknesses as well as challenging the design of social, economic and spiritual constructs that are both historical
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11th Annual Unity Cup – Saturday 24th June @ RFNC

For 11 years the Rumbalara Football Netball Club and Congupna Football Netball Club, have celebrated and united women by honouring the significance of the many roles they play as Grandmothers, Mothers, Aunties and Sisters and the impact they have in creating strong families and communities. We invite you to join this celebration. Beginning with a
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