The STJFL has confirmed age groups for the 2023 season. Girls age groups have been adjusted as per below. The gap between U17.5 and seniors has been removed with change to Under 18s.

Please see below age group eligibility guide

GUIDE TO ELIGIBILITY BY BIRTH DATE            SEASON 2023   

GIRLS

UNDER 18       1/1/05 TO       31/12/08                     UNDER 16       1/1/07 TO       31/12/10

UNDER 14       1/1/09 TO       31/12/12                     UNDER 12       1/1/11 TO       31/12/14

UNDER 10       1/1/13 TO       31/12/14                     UNDER 9         1/1/14 TO       30/06/16

                 

BOYS

UNDER 18       1/1/05 TO       31/12/08                     UNDER 16.5    1/7/06 TO       31/12/09

UNDER 15       1/1/08 TO       31/12/10                     UNDER 14       1/1/09 TO       31/12/11

UNDER 13       1/1/10 TO       31/12/12                     UNDER 12       1/1/11 TO       31/12/13

UNDER 11       1/1/12 TO       31/12/14                     UNDER 10       1/1/13 TO       31/12/15

UNDER 9          1/1/14 TO        31/12/15                     UNDER 8         1/1/15 TO       30/06/16        

The bylaws of the STJFL allows for a player to play up to two years above their right age group, (except U8’s who must be 6 ½ years of age as at 1 January of the participating year)

(Clubs must seek approval of the League via application to allow any player to participate if date of birth is outside the prescribed range.)

NAB AFL AUSKICK PROGRAM    01/01/16         TO       31/12/18                     

To participate in the AFL Auskick program, children must turn five (5) in the calendar year that they register.  

Tony Gibson

STJFL |Competition Manager