Practice Matches – Sunday 26th March

Men’s Teams
: Fisher Oval, Hailebury College, 855 Springvale Road Keysborough – Google Map
9:45am U19s vs Hailebury
12pm Reserves vs Hailebury
2pm Seniors vs Hailebury

Womens’ team Round Robin
Venue: Marcellin College, 160 Bulleen Rd, Bulleen – Google Map

There is a Round Robin tournament scheduled for the Women’s team with other clubs Marcellin, Old Carey and Old Trinity. The matches are:

Game Start Time Finish Time Oval 1 Oval 2
1 10am 10:50am Marc vs OCGFC Trinity vs Carey
2 11:15am 12:05pm Marc vs Trinity OCGFC vs Carey
3 12:30pm 1:20pm Marc vs Carey OCGFC vs Trinity

All spectators and supporters welcome!

Ken Schwab Appointed Women’s Coach

It is with great pleasure we announce the appointment of Ken Schwab as the coach of the Women’s team. Schwabby has been around the Wellers for many years. As well as being a long serving teacher at CGS, some of his achievements include:

  • Played 1985 – 1987 40 games
  • Senior Coach 1985 – 1986 and 1991
  • ‘80s Team of the Decade Assistant Coach
  • Assistant Coach 2001 – 2008 including 2001 and 2007 premierships
  • Assistant Reserves Coach 2016
  • Life Member

Congratulations to Ken on this historic appointment for our first Women’s team in the VAFA!

WANTED: Sports Trainers

OLD CAMBERWELL invites expressions of interest from SPORTS TRAINERS to be part of our medical team for season 2017.

Trainer duties involve injury management, taping and sports massage. We have flexibility with sessions, however it is preferable all staff are available to work match days (Saturdays).

Applicants will need to have a minimum of Level 1 accreditation. An attractive remuneration is available and is to be negotiated with the successful applicants.

Our club has excellent facilities in Balwyn and a great club culture. We have Seniors, Reserves, U19s and our inaugural Women’s team.

Visit our web site to find out more information about the club at

All enquiries will be kept strictly confidential.

Applications to: Andrew Tsindos 0409 013 931

WANTED: Ressies and Thirds coaches

Old Camberwell football club is seeking highly motivated applicants for the positions of Reserves and Thirds Coach to further develop our young list for the 2017 season.

All applicants must have a strong commitment to grow and develop our young players and work together with a highly positive coaching team at our elite sporting precinct at Gordon Barnard Reserve Balwyn.

Experience in coaching is welcome however if you have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills and a love for the game we want to hear from you! The club will fund coaching accreditation courses for suitable applicants.

Applications can made to the club president Andrew Tsindos.

Andrew Tsindos
mobile: 0409 013 931

Wellsmen Christmas Lunch – 27th Nov

The Wellsmen are holding their annual xmas lunch and it is really starting to fill up with less than 1 month to go and dare I say it … will be another “sellout!”

Don’t let the grass grow under your feet guys! “Get on board! You know you’d love it!” As The Prez says “It’s going to be a Rip Snorter of Epic Proportions!”

WHAT:           Annual Wellsmen Christmas Lunch
WHEN:           from 12 noon on Friday 25 November
WHERE:         Kingston Hotel, Richmond

In keeping with our tradition of high quality speakers, we have secured the services of Dr Turf with our regular MC being the ever reliable Don McLardy!


New Committee for 2017

The AGM was held on the 9th November at Colombos and the following committee has been sworn in for 2017:

President – Andrew Tsindos
Secretary – Steve Derry
Treasurer – Jimmy Way
Adam Kyriacou
Alex Vickery
Tom Schipper
Greg Tolson
John Lagzdins

Welcome to John and Greg as new committee members. Thank you to all who are resuming their role for the new season.

New Coach Appointed for U19s – Gavin Powell

The Wellers are thrilled to announce the appointment of Gavin Powell as coach of the U19s for 2017. Gavin is an experienced junior coach having spent a number of years at Ashburton United Junior Football Club.

During that time he coached teams ranging from Under 11’s through to Colts (Under 17’s).  Gavin was also assistant coach to Peter Schwab for two years.

In his final year at Ashburton in 2015 Gavin coached the Colts team to a preliminary final in the Yarra Junior Football League Gold Division.

Congratulations to Gavin!