LATEST NEWS : COVID 19 UPDATE

Wednesday 13th May, 2020

The Kenilworth Football Club will resume training from week starting Monday 18th May in line

with the South Australian Roadmap for easing COVID-19 Restrictions

https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0012/195879/FINAL-DPC_RoadMap_FINAL.pdf


Training Days will be as follows:

Monday: Female Football 6:30pm

Tuesday: Senior Men Football 6:30pm

Wednesday: Female Football 6:30pm

Thursday: Junior Football 5:00pm / Senior Men Football 6:30pm


The following will be undertaken and enforced by the Kenilworth Football Club. The Football

Club and its teams have an obligation to strictly adhere to these protocols at every training

session. The key principle for training must be ‘Get in, Train, Get out’.


  • Club facilities (including the Changerooms and Clubrooms) will be closed – please arrive to training ready
  • Players must bring their own water bottle – there is no sharing of water bottles
  • Parents must remain socially distant to the athletes. It is encouraged that parents stay in the car whilst training occurs & only one parent from each family attends training.
  • Hand sanitisers will be available for use
  • The club can undertake training in groups no larger than 10 players. Any official (ie: coach) required for the conduct of the activity is not included in the limit however, should be strictly limited to only essential personnel.  No more than 3 training groups per oval at any one time with groups not permitted to interact
  • Training activities will be strictly NON CONTACT (no tackling, bumping etc)
  • Players responsible for own strapping if required
  • Officials and players maintain 1.5m distance between each other at all times
  • A player/official member must not join the training environment if in the last 14 days they have been unwell or had contact with a known or suspected case of COVID-19
  • Club provided footballs to be wiped with antibacterial wipes or alcohol-based sanitiser prior to and after each use
  • Any official responsible for the conduct of training, match day operations or any other relevant activity will undertake COVID-19 infection control training
  • All players and official are encouraged to subscribe to the Government’s COVID-19 tracing app
  • Cleaning will be conducted per Routine Environmental Cleaning as per the Australian Government’s Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Principles for Health and Residential Care Facilities. Routine cleaning will occur, with particular focus on frequently touched surfaces such as door locks, toilet buttons, sinks and tapware.
  • There is a log or register, to keep a track of which participants are in attendance at all trainingsessions, and this is available upon request by SANFL or SA health authorities


The following general hygiene practices for players and official apply at all times, in line with

Government advice:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds;
  • Wash or sanitise your hands before eating (all players and official should have personalised hand sanitiser);
  • If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitiser;
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth;
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick;
  • Cover your mouth to cough or sneeze (using your elbow);
  • No sharing of towels/water bottles/food, including lolly or fruit bowls;
  • Any areas (meeting rooms, treatment rooms, change rooms etc) accessed by players and officials to be comprehensibly cleaned and sanitised after each use;
  • Clubs to take steps to adequately clean and disinfect player facilities before use (prior to player arrival);
  • Clubs must do all they can to reinforce the above precautions, including making available appropriate hand washing facilities, as well as the provision of alcohol-based hand sanitiser and tissues;
  • Medical official must follow protocols as outlined in infection control training (ie: disposal of gloves in between treatments, wearing of face masks.


If you have any questions regarding the above information, please contact John Schulz 0412 587 551 or

Megan Neindorf 0409 674 295.


Women’s Football please contact Geoff Farrugia 0426 844 497

Senior & Junior Football please contact John Schulz 0412 587 551

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G'day, we're glad you came for a sticky beak!

Welcome to the Kookas Nest

The Kenilworth Football Club is a local Australian Rules Football Club that has been fostering the great game for men, women, boys and girls since 1907. There's a lot of great things happening our way. So, take your time, look around and we'd love to see you out for a laugh with the burra's (seriously, we have x2!).

WHERE IS THE KOOKA'S NEST?

If you're a local South Australian resident, you can of course find the #KOOKASNEST between those two great blue gums and the big patch of grass. Apparently there's an address too, just incase it's useful: 

Laura Avenue, St Marys South Australia 5042, Australia

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Look Good, feel good (kookas style)

2020 Training Gear

We're SUPER excited to announce that in preparation for the 2020 Amateur League Season  the Kenilworth Football Club has just released a training range for all Senior and Junior Kookas and Kookettes. Why? Well, because when we look good, we feel good. So, why not feel good all together.


It's important to note that these are not mandatory for all players, though they are highly recommended. Moving forward as a club, it is important to us that we are coming together as one team. One united club. So if you're keen to look as good as you play, visit our online store and splash some cash!

But wait, there's more...

That's right. In the lead up to the 2020 season, a range of upgraded merchandise  including jumpers, caps, track pants and more will be released for all players (both senior and junior), staff and supporters to purchase. Keep an eye on our Social Media pages for updates or follow the link to our online store below. 

Upcoming Events

12 March

Junior Football Training

5:30pm - 6:30pm

The Kookas Nest, Kenilworth FC Laura Ave, St Marys

12 March

Junior Football Training

Junior training begins March 12 and continues every Thursday.

Boys & Girls - Under 7's to Uner 12's.

5:30pm - 6:30pm

The Kookas Nest, Kenilworth FC Laura Ave, St Marys

Instagram

Feed coming soon

What can't a Kookaburra live without?

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SO - you want to be a KOOKA?

This is exciting. It really is. We're always looking for more legends to join the #KOOKASNEST. So,  whether your a seasoned veteran looking to add to the highlight reel, never kicked a ball, want to learn a little more or are simply keen to get around a great group of people - we want to know. Have a sticky beak, visit the link below and chat to any of our club legends to understand a little more. We're excited to hear from you!