Pre-season training will commence on Wednesday February 10.
It will be held at the Town Park (Croydon Athletics Track), Mt Dandenong Rd, Croydon (Melways 50 K4) from 5:30pm.


This night is for Senior Field, Junior Field and Boundary Umpires.

Training for Goal Umpires will commence on Wednesday 24th February at the same time and venue.

We look forward to having as many umpires at our first session for 2016.

Look forward to seeing all the old faces as well as many new faces.

See you then.

Scott Van Noordennen - EFL Head of Umpiring



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Training is held on Monday and Wednesday nights.

Umpires to bring own drink bottle, cap & sunscreen to each session

Senior field and boundary umpires - Mon & Wed nights from 5.30pm

Goal umpires - Wednesday nights from 5.30pm (Goal umpires training is on gridiron ground next to Springfield Hall rooms)

Junior Field - Wednesday nights from 5.00pm (Monday night optional)

Anyone interested in becoming an umpire in 2016 (former players, beginners, athletes), contact Scott Van Noordennen at EFL House on 9762-5766 or email



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