It was a typical preseason opener. In Melbourne the weather was warm and the change rooms were a hive of activity. The facade had changed over summer, gone were the remnants of the Melbourne Rebels Rugby Union Club, the co-tenant of the umpires for the past six years and […]
Ben Macdonald is one of three new boundary umpires appointed to the AFL Boundary Umpires’ list for season 2017.
Ben joined the VFL in 2008 after having umpired with the Eastern Football League from 2004-2007. He umpired 150 VFL games and has a number of grand finals to his credit […]
During 2016 the AFLUA lost a number of life members as well as former members.
Additionally we were informed of or discovered other members who had passed in recent years without recognition.
Where enough information is known obituaries have been added to the web site (click name) and are summarised below: