DID YOU KNOW?

  • James Hird and Nathan Buckley played together with Ainslie u13’s
  • The Club’s best known male coach was Kevin “Cowboy” Neale, who captained coached Ainslie Men’s First Grade from 1978 to 1983 and 1998

  • Our Women’s First Grade coach Britt Tully is in the GWS Giants Leadership Team

  • The Club actively supports AFL in South Africa through donations of footballs and player clothing

  • Ainslie’s Alan Ray Oval is only slightly smaller than the MCG

  • The Oval has played host to the 2019 National Police Championships, rugby and NEAFL games and is a training venue for the top-age GWS Academy teams.

  • Ainslie has engaged a Player Wellbeing Coach for the past 3 years

  • Our Club Patron is Barbara Marshall

Men’s First Grade Premierships

Consecutive Men’s First Grade Premierships (1992-1997)

Women’s First Grade Premiership (2001)

Junior footy teams in 2020

Auskick Rookie programs

Senior footy teams in 2021

Women’s/Girls teams in 2021

Junior players in 2021

Female players in 2021

Growth in number of girls playing Junior footy since 2016

Oldest registered player

Ainslie Football Club
Established 1927

Women’s Game Record Holder
Dani Curcio – 224 games and counting

Men’s Game Record Holder
Todd Pulford – 242 games

Ainslie Junior Football
Established 1929

Club players drafted to AFL
include Aaron Van de berg, Jason Tutt, Shaun Smith, James Hird, Nathan Buckley

AFL Players to Ainslie
Nick Salter, Rob Shirley