Templestowe Junior Football Club

Purpose & Values

Purpose & Values



The Templestowe Junior Football Club (TJFC) aims to provide an opportunity for the youths of our area to participate in Australian Rules football and enhance their health and well-being through organised sport.


The Club, will at all times, endeavour to provide for the health, welfare and wellbeing of its parents, players, officials and coaches.


The Club will provide equal opportunities for all parents, players, officials and coaches.


This aim will be achieved by promoting and developing the following values and objectives:

  • A sense of social and community values.
  • An enjoyable & non-threatening environment to nurture the physical and mental development of our youth.
  • Respect for officials, opposition parents, players, officials, coaches and supporters.
  • The virtues of fair and disciplined play.


They will be realised by providing as far as reasonable:

  • Competent volunteer coaches and assistants
  • Appropriate community facilities, amenities and equipment
  • Supervised social functions encouraging family participation
  • Regular communication and consultation with players and parents
  • Active leadership and management of the Club.
  • A fun and friendly club culture and environment.
  • A conduit to learn, share and cultivate maturity, talent and skills.


All parents, players, coaches, officials and supporters must, when representing the Templestowe Junior Football Club, conduct themselves in an appropriate manner consistent with these values.