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BAILEY BREAKS THROUGH FOR DEBUT

10 Apr 2021

Congratulations to boundary umpire Bailey Foulk who will make his League debut today in the match between East Perth and Peel Thunder at Leederville Oval. Bailey joined the panel in 2019 and immediately impressed with his running ability and thirst to improve all other aspects of his craft. An outstanding 2020 season culminated in his appointment to his first Colts grand final and elevation to

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ROUND 1 DEBUTANTS

02 Apr 2021

Congratulations to boundary umpire Jaco Jansen Van Rensburg who will make his league debut in the South Fremantle v West Perth clash at Fremantle Community Bank Oval tomorrow. Congratulations also goes to Ron Hall medallist Trent Ramshak who will also make his league debut in the Swan Districts v Claremont game at Steel Blue Oval tomorrow afternoon. Best of luck for tomorrow Jaco and Trent!

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SAL CELEBRATES 150

01 Apr 2021

The WANFLUA would like to congratulate Sally Boud on umpiring her 150th game this Saturday night in the match between West Coast and Port Adelaide at Optus Stadium. This milestone comes from years of hard work, dedication, and consistency from Sally, who is a great model for any aspiring umpire. All the best for the weekend Sally!

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GALLERY: PANEL NIGHT 2021

31 Mar 2021

Check out some of the magnificent snaps taken by WANFLUA photographer Bayley Lamont at Panel Night 2021, held in the Brett Rosebury Room at Ernest Johnson Oval on Tuesday March 30, hosted by field umpires Cory Dugan and Oscar Wharton.

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PRE-SEASON MEDALLISTS 2021

31 Mar 2021

The WANFLUA would like to congratulate the following umpires on being awarded the pre-season medals for 2021: ROSS CAPES MEDAL: Alex Crowhurst MERV ROSE MEDAL: Matt Devenish RON HALL MEDAL: Trent Ramshak Click here for the gallery of photos from Panel Night 2021.

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GALLERY: WAFC CAMP DAY 2021

25 Feb 2021

Check out some the photos snapped by Bayley Lamont at the 2021 WAFC Umpiring "Camp Day" at Tuart College on Saturday February 20.

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RETIREMENT THE WRIGHT CHOICE

17 Dec 2020

After 105 WAFL League games popular field umpire Jordy Wright has decided to retire from umpiring. Jordy has had a successful career, winning the Ross Capes medal in 2014 as well as umpiring in the National 18s Championships in 2015. In 2019 Jordy reached the pinnacle of WAFL umpiring, by being selected to umpire in the 2019 WAFL Grand Final. Off the back of this,

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SINCLAIR CALLS TIME

23 Nov 2020

Kyle Sinclair has announced this week he will be retiring after 166 League games. Kyle has had an incredibly successful career, umpiring three consecutive League Grand Finals as a Boundary Umpire in 2015, 2016 and 2017 and also umpiring in two State Games in 2015 and 2016. Despite his sometimes quiet nature, Kyle has always been a strong umpire whose ability to ready the play,

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HUNTY HANGS UP THE WHISTLE

20 Nov 2020

WANFLUA Life Member, six-time WAFL Grand Final umpire and triple John Devine Medallist Brad Hunt has announced this week that he is officially retiring from WAFL Umpiring. Brad has been an amazing member and contributor to the WANFLUA not just for his excellence as a boundary umpire which has seen him umpire 255 League games, including six Grand Finals and six State Games, but a

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2020 WANFLUA DINNER DANCE

07 Oct 2020

On Sunday night, the WANFLUA held our annual Grand Final Dinner Dance at the Pan Pacific Hotel. We were very fortunate to have one of our ex-boundary umpires take photos of the night for us in Riley White. Should you wish you access the photos, you can do so by clicking the below link and using the password WAFL. rileywhitephotography.pixieset.com/wafldinnerdance2020/ If you would also like

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