About Us

Rye Junior Football Club

The Rye Junior Football Club provides the opportunity for boys & girls to participate in the sport of Australian Rules Football in a friendly environment that encourages family participation and teaches the values of discipline, commitment and teamwork free from all forms of antisocial behavior.

The Rye Junior Football Club has a long and proud history providing the sporting outlet of Australian Rules Football for the youngsters of Rye since its inception in 1973. From humble beginnings, initially only fielding an under 12s team, the club has gone on to give boys & girls the opportunity to play football from Under 9s through to the Under 17s as they make their transition to senior football.
Our club celebrates the commitment and passion demonstrated by both players and parent volunteers. We aim to be a successful participant in the Mornington Peninsula Junior Football League but importantly to be recognised for its values, success both on and off the field and, the development of our players football and lifestyle skills.

Home of the Mighty Demons!

Rye Football Ground - RJ Rowley Recreation Reserve, Rye.



Our Vision (What we do)


  • The Rye Junior Football offers local youths and their families a sense of belonging while participating in the team sport of Australian Rules Football (AFL).

  • Our club celebrates the commitment and passion demonstrated by both players and parent volunteers. In return, we expect all participants to conduct themselves in a respectful way towards each other and the members of other clubs.

  • We aim to be a successful participant in the Mornington Peninsula Junior Football League in the ultimate goal of winning premierships in each of our age divisions.

  • To be recognised as the benchmark for a Junior football club in the Mornington Peninsula Junior Football League for itís values, success in both on and off the field and, development of our players in both football and lifestyle skills.


Mission Statement (Our values, objectives and the reason why we operate)


The Rye Junior Football Club strives to provide the opportunity to particpate in the sport of Australian Rules Football to its players in a friendly environment that encourages family participation and teaches the values of discipline, commitment and teamwork free from all forms of anti-social behaviour.

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