Belnorth Newsletter: Junior Raffle & Preso, Kit Returns, BUFC Girls Info Night, Lions Victorious, Summer Comp, Volunteers & Eskies Needed

Belnorth FC Junior Hardship Raffle 2023

Belnorth FC are proud to raise funds for their Hardship Scholarship through its end-of-season raffles.

Senior club members have already raised $1900 through their senior raffleWe reckon the Junior members can top that, with 28 prizes up for grabs, totalling $2500!

Prizes include Australia jerseysfootballs and a Junior Registration in 2024. Further details on the prizes are on the raffle page.

All raffle sales will be online here and are open until midnight, 24/9/2023.

The raffle draw will occur on 25/9/2023, with winners contacted from 26/9/2023 onwards.

Junior Raffle

Junior Presentation Days Details

The wait is nearly over. Junior Presentations are on this weekend! Details below.

If you can volunteer on Sunday or lend Eskies, check the next article.

U13-U18 & Ref/GL Presentation

Date: Saturday 16th September

Time: 11 am to 2:30 pm (schedule)

Location: The Clubhouse Kaleen

U5 to U12 Presentations

Date: Sunday 17th September

Time: 1-6 pm (schedule)

Location: UC Kaleen High School

Further details, including schedules can be found here.

Eskies & Volunteers needed for Junior Preso

With one thousand drinks to keep cold, we are putting the call-out for members to lend the club Eskies for the U5-U12 Presentation on 17/9/2023.

We also need volunteers to help in five shifts (below) at the presentation. Duties will include setting/packing-up, unpacking trophies, handing out drinks and pizzas, along with collecting pizza boxes and drink containers for recycling.

  • 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
  • 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
  • 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
  • 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

If any parents or players can assist, please ask them to email

Missed Kit Returns on Saturday?

If you weren’t able to return kits (jerseys, balls, bibs, training equipment) on Saturday, you can return them to Kaleen this week on the below nights and times.

  • Wednesday, 13/9/2023, from 6:30 to 7:30 pm
  • Thursday, 14/9/2023, from 6:30 to 7:30 pm

If these times don’t suit please email to organise an alternative. There will be no kit returns accepted at junior presentations.

BUFC Girls Pathway Online Info Session

Belconnen United FC will be holding an online information session on Thursday, 14/9/2023, at 7:30 pm about their Girls NPL pathways.

Girls who are interested in BUFC’s U11 to U13 Girls Development Squads are invited, along with new players for U14 to U17 NPL Girls.

To register your interest or to ask any questions, please email wplmanager@bluedevilsfc.comUpon registering, we will send you a link to our meeting, along with all the details, to be sent to you on/or before Wednesday, 13th of September.

A Boys Program information session is also planned for the 21st of September. Keep an eye on BUFC’s Facebook and Instagram for finalised details.

Lions are Kings of the Jungle

Congratulations to our U18/2 Open team, the Belnorth Lions, who won their final on Saturday over Marist, 2-1.

Congratulations to coach Nick and the Lions on doing the Premiership and Championship double!

Summer Comp Nominations Open!

Nominations are now open for Henk’s Summer Comp 2023/24 and will close on 22/9/2023.

Open to players of all abilities 5 years and over, including new for 2023, a dedicated Womens Only Comp!

Individualgroup and full-team nominations are all accepted.

Head over to our Summer Page for all the detailsget a team together and nominate!

Summer Comp

Coerver ACT Holiday Camps

Coerver® Coaching Holiday Camps offer a fun-filled soccer experience for boys and girls aged 3 – 16+ years. 

Northside: Monday 25 September – Thursday 28 September

Southside: Tuesday 3 October – Friday 6 October

Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm each day

Location: University of Canberra (Northside) & Trinity Christian School (Southside)

For more information, or to register, visit:

Sponsor Belnorth in 2024

With the 2023 season coming to a close, we are now on the look out for Sponsors for the 2024 season.

If you are interested in sponsoring a team with jersey sponsorship or otherwise, email

Current Belnorth FC Vacancies

The below vital roles are currently vacant.

  • Treasurer (volunteer/committee): Responsible for maintaining the financial accounts, receiving money, and paying invoices. A financial background with knowledge of bookkeeping is desirable. Belnorth’s bookkeeping is managed with Quickbooks.
  • Small Side Games Registrar (volunteer/committee): Manages the registration and running of the U10 and U11 age groups along with general committee member duties (e.g. meetings, decisions)
  • President (volunteer/committee member): Capital Football Liaison (disciplinary), Representative on External Meetings, Public Grant Administration, External Media Liaison.
  • Vice President (volunteer/committee): Responsible for assisting the President.

Every volunteer, whether a coach, manager, CVO, referee or committee member, helps the club tick.

If you want to help, please email

“There is immense power when a group of people with similar interests gets together to work toward the same goals.” – Idowu Koyenikan

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