Summary of playing rules

  • Shin pads must be worn, this is not negotiable.

  • Points awarded as follows Win: 3 points, Draw: 1, Point Loss 0 points.  Ranking is based on goal difference, followed by most goals scored.

  • 6 players including goalkeeper on the field.  Mixed teams must have at least 2 females on the pitch at all times.

  • Mixed competition every third goal must be scored by a female or via a header.  This rule resets when a female scores a goal, a male scores a headed goal or at the resumption of play after half time.

  • Kick off for each competitions as follows Juniors 4.15pm, Youth 5.15pm, Mixed 6.15pm, Men's 7.15pm.

  • Two 20 minutes halves with a 5 minute break in between.

  • Kick off begins with both teams in their own half with one team starting with the ball and the other team will start with the ball for the second half.

  • All free kicks are indirect, opposing team must be 5 metres back from the ball

  • Fouls in the Goalkeeper/Goal area will award a penalty to the opposing team.

  • Slide tackles are forbidden.

  • The goalie may roll the ball out to themselves and play on.

  • AFL or Drop kicks are not permitted.

  • Goalkeeper changes must be made when the ball is out of play and the referee must be notified before the change is made.

  • Adult Mixed and Men's competition after a goal is scored, the goalkeeper rolls/throws the ball out to restart play.

  • Junior and Youth competition after a goal is scored, the game restarts with a kick off from the centre.

  • No goal kicks, goalie must throw/roll the ball out.

  • Goalkeeper cannot pickup the ball from a back pass. Indirect free kick awarded outside the goal area.

  • When the ball is kicked out on the sideline, a free kick is awarded to the opposing team from where the ball went out.