The Kirby Bentley Cup is a 9-a-side round robin tournament for Aboriginal girls aged 13-15 years old. With the huge growth in Female footy and introduction of the AFL Women’s League, the Kirby Bentley Cup provides young Aboriginal girls with a great opportunity to put their skills on display, be linked to local female football clubs and be identified for the state talent pathway
Named in honor of Kirby Bentley who is regarded as one of the greatest Female Football players to ever play the game, the inaugural Kirby Bentley Cup played in 2014, featured 10 teams and over 150 players. The 2018 Kirby Bentley Cup in anticipating 16 teams and over 250 participants from metro and regional WA.
|Claremont - Great Southern||
Representing Great Southern region including Albany and Mt Barker
|Robbie Minniter 0439 982 008|
|Claremont - Metro||
Representing Claremont metropolitan zone
EAST PERTH ‘YAAKINY ROYALS’
|Representing the current East Perth metro and regional zone||Hayden Cobley - firstname.lastname@example.org - 0439 255 027|
Representing regions in the Goldfields, in particular Kalgoorlie
|Midlands/Northam||Representing the Midlands and based in Northam and Moora||Jermaine Davis 0477422489 or Glen Collins 0417 920 817|
|Midwest zone including Geraldton and Mullewa||Grady Tomelty - email@example.com - 0439 674 378|
Representing the current Peel football District.
Representing current metropolitan zone.
|Chris Brown firstname.lastname@example.org - 0412 676 857|
|Pilbara||Representing towns in the Pilbara Region||Vicki Agnew email@example.com - 0455 661 633|
Tepresenting East Fremantle zone in the South East metropolitan region of Perth
Representing current South Fremantle metropolitan zone.
|Regan Atkinson . firstname.lastname@example.org - 0437 587 161|
|South West/Bunbury||Based in Bunbury, representing the South West region of WA|
Representing current Subiaco metropolitan zone.
|Matt Debaro email@example.com - 0402 794 016|
Representing Swans metropolitan zone including Midland and Bassendean
|Christian Tufili firstname.lastname@example.org - 0423 989 582|
|West Perth 'Djinda Falcons'||
Representing current West Perth Metro Zone.
|Wheatbelt||Representing Narrogin, Katanning, Bruce Rock, Merredin|
Kirby Bentley is regarded as one of the greatest Female Football players to ever play the game,
Kirby Bentley Playing Career:
• Pre-Draft Priority Selection for Fremantle Dockers AFL Women’s Team
• AFL Player for Melbourne Football Club
• Debbie-lee Medalist (best player in Australia named at AFL Open Women’s National Championships in 2011)
• All Australian
• WA State Player
• WA Women’s Football League Premiership Player
In 2017 Kirby Bentley will represent the Fremantle Dockers in the inaugural AFL Women’s league having been chosen as a priority selection during the first ever AFL National Women’s Draft.