The Atlanta Kookaburras Australian Rules Football Club are pleased to help host a Australia Day Party in Atlanta with gracious hosts Tim & Cheryl Monkhouse and their family. This event is at a private residence so RSVPs are requested.
Bring a salad or a dessert, wear your Aussie gear, bring the cricket bat for some street cricket, kick the footy, tell some yarns and celebrate our day, Australia Day....you rippa mate!
The Atlanta Kookaburras Australian Rules Football Club are seeking applicants for a Head Coach for the 2014 season.
Experience with coaching Australian Rules Football or experience playing the game at any level would be considered essential in this role. However this role may suit any individual with a passion for the game of Aussie Rules Football living in the greater Atlanta area with experience coaching an active amateur or semi-professional team sport.
This position is a volunteer role however but some compensation for expenses will be available for the successful applicant.
Some of the expectations of the Head Coach would be to organize and lead practice sessions 1-2 times per week from March through to October including management of tactical match strategies, player conditioning, game day coaching and be proactive guiding players participating in local AARFL games. The ability to teach new players correct skills as well as modern game day strategies would be an advantage. The Kookaburras however have several people to help in an assistant coaches role for this area should it be needed.
Some travel will be expected in this role as the Kookaburras travel to cities such as Baton Rouge and Nashville for away games and are planning to attend the National Championships in Dublin Ohio in October 2014.
January 11th 2014 sees the start of our Fitness Through Footy program.
"Fitness through Footy" is a grass roots community based initiative designed to provide FREE fitness workouts to men and women of all ages, shapes, and athletic abilities. Our workouts incorporate the oval ball and skills of Australian Football to provide a unique dynamic component to the workouts that can be scaled to wherever you are in your fitness journey.
This sport requires endurance, stamina and a big heart! You will get a really good workout―and have fun doing it.
Join the Atlanta Kookaburras Australian Rules Football club and change your life....for the better. You will be in the best shape of your life. You'll meet all types of new people, and you'll broaden your social circle and make a community of lifelong friends in the process.
The Atlanta Kookaburras is an approved 501(c)(3) organization and relies on donations, sponsors and fund raising events to survive. Donations are tax deductible. We appreciate your support and generosity.