All committee members, coaches, team managers and helpers are volunteers juggling family work and other commitments to ensure our children are involved in a nurturing and strong community focussed football club. Your help is needed to continue to provide this amazing experience to your child. We are currently seeking volunteers in the follow areas and ask that you please consider joining the many wonderful parents that get involved.

We also welcome additional committee members and encourage you to have a chat with any one of our current committee members about joining our friendly team.


Interested in being a Coach or an Assistant Coach? If you would like further information and would like to have a chat please contact Michael Shirley at footyoperations@kewcomets.com.au

AFL Level 1 Coaching training is the minumum requirement and your fees will be reimbursed by the Club.

Team Managers

Every team needs a Team Manager so please register your interest with Marcus Nixon at tmcoordinator@kewcomets.com.au

Team Trainers

Interested in becoming a Trainer – KJFC uses the YJFL trainer course, details of which will be advised as we know. CPR Updates will also be held during this course. Please note booking for these sessions is required, please register your interest and direct any queries with Helen Avelaki trainercoordinator@kewcomets.com.au.

Match Day Roles

Each game requires a large amount of volunteers for it to run smoothly, each with specified roles. These are briefly outlined below:

Ground Manager

Umpire Escort



Water Runner

Goal Umpire

Boundary Umpire


Social Club & Events

Help is always needed with organising Comets social events. We look to resume our regular social activities in 2022. Please contact via Prue Gilbert at communityandevents@kewcomets.com.au

Bar Staff

This Season Comets will again organise the Comets Bar “Social Nights” and are looking for bar staff. RSA training will be provided by the Comets free of charge – please register your interest or if you would like further information contact Michelle Patterson at treasurer@kewcomets.com.au

Code of Conduct

As a player, coach, parent or spectator involved with the KJFC ‘Comets’ it is important for you to familiarise yourself with the Club’s Code Of Conduct and abide by it at all times. The Code Of Conduct will be circulated to parents and players by the Team Managers at the start of the season.