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Upcoming Dates

Victoria

In the July school holidays, the NGA team will be holding several Talent Identification Days in the Mornington Peninsula and South East (City of Casey & Greater Dandenong) regions of Victoria. Invitations for the days will come directly from the NGA team, after communicating with the local football leagues and local schools. If you’d like more information on this, please contact us at academy@melbournefc.com.au.

  • July 5th: Mornington Peninsula Talent Identification Day (Intermediate Academy – Under 12 & 13 Boys and Girls) – BlueScope Reserve, Hastings.
  • July 6th: South East Talent Identification Day (Intermediate Academy – Under 12 & 13 Boys and Girls) – Shepley Oval, Dandenong.
  • July 12th: Mornington Peninsula Talent Identification Day (Senior Academy – Under 14 Boys and Girls) – BlueScope Reserve, Hastings.
  • July 13th: South East Talent Identification Day (Senior Academy – Under 14 Boys and Girls) – Shepley Oval, Dandenong.

After the Talent Identification is complete, Academy groups will be picked, and the following programs will occur for the remainder of 2017:

  • Intermediate Academy (South East – approximately 50 athletes selected)
  • July – August: Four-week development program
  • Intermediate Academy (Mornington Peninsula – approximately 50 athletes selected)
  • July – August: Four-week development program
  • Senior Academy (South East – approximately 50 athletes selected)
  • August – September: Six-week development program
  • Senior Academy (Mornington Peninsula – approximately 50 athletes selected)
  • August – September: Six-week development program

Each program will include educational sessions (i.e. Cultural Awareness, Leadership, Wellbeing and Mental Health) as well as fundamental football skill development.

Alice Springs

On Friday, June 15th at TIO Traeger Park in Alice Springs, we will be holding a Next Generation Academy Development Session for Under 14 athletes in the region, both boys and girls. The session will run from 4:00pm – 5:30pm and will incorporate a fundamental skill development component, followed by a leadership session. For more information on this session, please contact academy@melbournefc.com.au.