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2020 Season Refund Update

By Secretary | Sep 11, 2020

ERFC Members, Football Victoria have today released their refund policy (as attached) and regrettably cancelled season 2020 for all competitions. Please note the refund amounts in that policy only relate to the FV and FFA fee components which only form a portion of the many costs the Committee considers when establishing the annual player registration…

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2020 Season Update – additional information

By Secretary | Aug 11, 2020

Further to our 2020 Season Update correspondence yesterday, we ask all our members to kindly refrain from replying with their chosen option until our next club communication is released in the next 1-2 weeks. As stated, that next communication will include all the relevant details regarding the processes around all paid registration fees. Thanks again for everyone’s…

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2020 Season Update

By Secretary | Aug 10, 2020

Dear Eltham Redbacks Community, The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has challenged us all in ways we could not have imagined. As these are difficult times for many in our community, we encourage you all to take a moment and reach out and support one another. We hope everyone is well and safe during this testing time.  …

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Sponsor: Smarter Connections

By Secretary | Jul 28, 2020

Smarter Connections is a private provider of in-home care and supports.  Focussed on offering genuine assistance in the home, we aim to deliver a tailored, flexible and empowered approach to our diverse range of clients.  As a registered provider with the NDIS, TAC, WorkCover and service provider to Aged Care brokers, we are committed to…

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Football Victoria UPDATE: Return to Training/Play Conditions

By Secretary | Jul 6, 2020

Football Victoria have just released an update to their Return to Training & Return to Play Conditions. We ask that all members familiarise themselves with the updated conditions. ERFC would also like to thank all members who have been social distancing whilst at the club and would further like to remind all players and…

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Latest COVID19 Outbreaks

By Secretary | Jul 1, 2020

As communicated by the Victorian Government, from 11:59pm on Wednesday night, postcodes linked to the most recent COVID19 outbreaks will go into local lockdown. For now, that includes the following: 3038, 3064, 3047, 3060, 3012, 3032, 3055, 3042, 3021, 3046. These postcodes will be required to return to Stage 3 Stay at Home restrictions. At…

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By Secretary | Jun 23, 2020

A reminder to all our members and their parents to not attend training and to follow the directions as provided by the Department of Health Services (DHS) if you have been… directly involved with any confirmed COVID clusters; or if you attend a school/workplace where a recent positive COVID case has presented In addition, you…

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Training Schedule

By Secretary | Jun 9, 2020

COVID-19 Pre-season training will remain in place until further advised. Download Training Schedule: Covid-19 Training Schedule V4.1 Eltham Redbacks Football Club’s (ERFC’s) first priority is to safeguard the health and wellbeing of the Redbacks community during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As the Club moves to reintroduce community football in a staged approach, beginning with a…

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Football for 3-7yr olds

By Secretary | May 30, 2020

We want to share some excellent news – we’re coming back! ⚽️👍 Over the last fortnight, plans began to get football underway at the Redbacks again. While nothing is set in stone and lots still needs to be worked through, the club is confident that day one of the Saturday Program is not far away…..actually…

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Return to training!

By Secretary | May 27, 2020

Dear Members, Redbacks Football is on its way back! We can now share the following dates as part of our staged approach to recommencing training at the Redbacks: Team: Commencing date: Senior Men and Reserves from Monday 18 May, 2020 JBNPL from Thursday 21 May, 2020 Senior Women and Reserves from Sunday 24 May, 2020…

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By Secretary | May 6, 2020

Our sponsors over at SPORTFIRST Eltham still have their doors open for Business, with all the appropriate Sanitising and Social Distancing procedures in place. They have also implemented a FREE Non-Contact Home Delivery service as well as having an online store currently in development, that will hopefully be ready to go before we hit the…

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Southern Meat Co.

By Secretary | May 6, 2020

Our wonderful sponsors from Southern Meat Co. are still working hard amongst the restrictions with an assortment of farm fresh meats ready to go! Their current trading hours are:Monday to Friday 6AM – 4PMSaturday 6AM – 2PM For all your Beef, Lamb, Pork and Chicken needs, please think of our friends at Southern Meat Co.…

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Bendigo Bank – Part of the team!

By Secretary | Apr 22, 2020

Eltham Redbacks FC are proud to be a part of the team!We are humbled by their ongoing support and encourage the community to go with Bendigo Bank! Eltham & DistrictCall us on 9439 0188

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Coach Nick Business Coaching

By Secretary | Apr 21, 2020

Our sponsors over at CoachNick Business Coaching are still operating, please check out the information below! ———————————————————– As this has been something most of us have not experienced in our lifetime, it is an extremely important period to use to develop our businesses whether these businesses are closed temporarily, partially open, barely impacted or overwhelmed…

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Jellis Craig – Open for Business & Here to Help

By Secretary | Apr 16, 2020

Our sponsors Jellis Craig are still Open for Business & Here to Help Jellis Craig is here to support you and provide guidance through these times. We remain focused on serving the sales and property management needs of our customers & are dedicated to achieving exceptional results. No. of new listings in March – 72No.…

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Update – Eltham Redbacks Football 2020 Season

By Secretary | Apr 8, 2020

To the Eltham Redbacks football community, Eltham Redbacks wants to acknowledge the people, families and communities that have been affected by this terrible disease. The Club continues to do its part to aid the collective efforts to arrest the spread of COVID-19. If you’ve been down at Eltham North Reserve recently, you will have seen…

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Update – all football training & games suspended

By Secretary | Mar 17, 2020

Dear Members, We have just been advised by the FFA that all Grassroots Football has now been suspended until 14th April, 2020. Effective immediately, all training and games are to cease at the Eltham Redbacks FC. This applies to ALL teams at the Eltham Redbacks: – Saturday Program U3-U7 – MiniRoos Boys/Girls U8-U12 – Junior…

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Saturday Program Registrations Now Open

By Secretary | Feb 24, 2020

We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for both the Spiderlings (3 and 4 year olds) and Small Sided Football (U5 to U7) programs. Our Spiderlings and Small Sided Football programs are quite often a child’s first taste of football and are designed for two simple reasons – for all girls and…

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