The Thornlie Junior Football Club is the home of the Mighty Lions, a diverse and exciting football club for the children of our community! Come join the fun, make friends and learn the game of Australian Rules. We have teams for all ages from 5 through to 17/18 and we help to train and teach you the skills you need to excel on the field. Check out our programs to find the best fit for you.
Join the Fun with Auskick! Get active with kids and learn the basics to AFL. We run teams for kids in Pre-Primary and Year 2. You will get to play against a cluster of clubs around the Thornlie area.
Modifieds Play AFL
Are you in Year 3 – Year 6 and want to make friends and learn the game of AFL? Join our Modifieds teams. We play on Saturday Mornings and also have training during the week at Tom Bateman Reserve.
Youth Play. AFL
Ready to play for the Mighty Lions? Join our Youth teams to play on Sundays at Tom Bateman Reserve and the surrounding area. Teams are open to ages from Year 7 through to Year 12. Our team training schedule is typically Tuesday and Thursday nights.
AFL Youth Girls
Thornlie Junior Football Club will be catering for all female footballers from Auskick to Year 12, offering all teams in an all female competition. Click the link below to find out if we have a team for your age group!