School Sport WA kick off Female Football Week - full schedule

The School Sport WA Sam Kerr Championships 2023

The School Sport WA Sam Kerr Championships 2023 took place on Friday at Aubin Grove United to kick off Female Football Week.

Children from South Coast Baptist College, Phoenix Primary School, Willard Primary School, Aubin Grove Primary School, Rosalie Primary School, Caralee Community School, Lake Joondalup Baptist College and Mercy College took part.

School Sports WA committee member and organiser Lindsay Tacy said: “The day coincided perfectly as the first official day of Female Football Week.

"We had 113 girls participating across eight schools and for the first time ever we managed to have all female officials. It was an amazing afternoon and evening celebrating female football.”

Female Football Week runs from 19-28 May. 


WA Activity Schedule


22-28 May – Celebrating Female Football Award winners.

27 May – Girls Day Out, Maniana Reserve, Queens Park. 

23, 24 & 28 May – Free National online seminar series to celebrate women in football through coaching, officiating, and playing. Register now:

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Great Southern Festival of Football

Monday 22 May – Game Changer Club Development Workshop

Wednesday 24 May – School Clinics / Referee Level 4 Course, Skilled Training Course

Friday 26 May – NPLW Open Training Session and Assistant Referee Workshop

Saturday 27 May – Super Saturday: NPLW Round Nine game between Hyundai NTC v Perth RedStar



Saturday 27 May – Football West activation celebrating female football



Sunday, 21 May – Girls Day Out: BBQ Breakfast, with coffee and drinks, including mini-games for the kids – 9.30am at Ray Finlayson Sporting Complex

Monday, 22 May (5.30-6.30pm)
Kalgoorlie Soccer Mums at Ray Finlayson Sporting Complex. Register here.

Wednesday, 24 May (4.30-5.30pm)
Kambalda Come Try – Free all-girls MiniRoos at Kambalda Community Recreation Centre. Register here.    

Thursday, 25 May (5-6pm)
Esperance – Free All Girls Regional Training Centre at Greater Sport Ground. Register here.     



Thursday 25 May (6-7pm)

Celebrating Female Football Week Mini Roos Skills Acquisition session at Karratha LeisurePlex. Open to all girls aged 9-12. Register here

Saturday 27 May 

Celebrating Female Football MiniRoos coaching course at Karratha Glory at Pegs Creek Oval. This course is open to all coaching girls at any level.

Key focuses

  • Celebrating girls in football
  • Upskilling female coaches
  • Things to be mindful of when supporting and coaching daughters.
  • Soccer is fun and keeping girls playing sport.

This will be a two-hour course.

Register here.


South West

Friday 26 May (4.30-5.30pm)

Margaret River Girls Day Out at Lower Western Oval, Gloucester Park.

Free mini-games, make new friends and fun activities.

Register at (limited to 20 girls only)

Tuesday 23 May (4.30-5.30pm)

Busselton Girls Day Out at Georgiana Molloy Anglican School (football grounds).

Free mini-games, make new friends and fun activities.

Register at (limited to 20 girls only).