Kbcup Background

The Kirby Bentley Cup is a 9-a-side round robin tournament for Aboriginal girls aged 13-15 years old. With the huge growth in Female footy and introduction of the AFL Women’s League, the Kirby Bentley Cup provides young Aboriginal girls with a great opportunity to put their skills on display, be linked to local female football clubs and be identified for the state talent pathway 

Named in honor of Kirby Bentley who is regarded as one of the greatest Female Football players to ever play the game, the inaugural Kirby Bentley Cup played in 2014, featured 10 teams and over 150 players. The 2018 Kirby Bentley Cup in anticipating 16 teams and over 250 participants from metro and regional WA.

Kbcup Event Details

Lightning Park, Noranda

Friday 2nd March, 2018, 4pm to 8pm,  

No Smoking No Alcohol No Drugs No Violence

To be eligible to play in the carnival you must be born between 2003,2004 2005*

* Players born in 2005 will need to make a special request to play in the carnival

Kbcup Team Details


Team Description Contact
Great Southern

Representing Great Southern region including Albany and Mt Barker 

Training at North Albany Senior High School 4-5pm Monday 12,19,26 February 2018

Tom Moir 0428 428 440 or Robbie Minniter 0439 982 008
Claremont - Metro

Representing Claremont metropolitan zone 

Training at Claremont Oval 4-5pm Tuesday 20 & 27, Thursday 22 February 2018

Declan Cormack 0484 843 880 or Adam Cockie 0477 767 007

Representing Midwest zone including Geraldton and Mullewa

Kristian Dicton 0429 217 220 or Adrian Bartlett 0417 980 513
East Perth

Representing the current East Perth metro and regional zone

Training at Altone Park Beechboro, 5.30-6.30pm Tuesday 6,13,20,27 & Friday 9,16,23 February 2 March 2018 

Corey Ranger 0403 350 814
Midlands/Northam  Representing the Midlands and based in Northam and Moora Jermaine Davis 0477422489  or Glen Collins 0417 920 817

Representing the current Peel football District.

Training at Coodanup College 3.30-5pm Monday 5,12,19,26 & Wednesday 28 February 2018

Aaron Ballantyne 0400 230 072 or Liam Anthony 0429 348 353

Representing current metropolitan zone. 

Training at Parnham Reserve, Carlise (Cnr Oats & Star St) 5-6pm Tuesday 6,13,20,27 February 2018

Chris Brown 0412 676 857
Pilbara Representing towns in the Pilbara Region  Vicki Agnew 0455 661 633 
South East

Combining South Fremantle and East Fremantle zone in the South East metropolitan regiona of Perth

Training at Cecil Andrews SHS, Seville Grove 3.30-5pm Tuesday 6,13,20,27 February Thursday 1 March 2018

Daren Bell 0438 952 487 or Liam Anthony 0429 348 353
South Fremantle

Representing current South Fremantle metropolitan zone.

Training at Legacy Park, (Oval next to Cockburn Arc) 4.30-5.30pm Thursday 8,15,22 & Tuesday 27 February 1 March 2108

Regan Atkinson 0437 587 161 or Liam Anthony 0429 348 353
South West/Bunbury based in Bunbury, representing the South West region of WA Jamie Douse 0417 980 508 or Glen Omodel 0402 258 232

Representing current Subiaco metropolitan zone.

Training at Barry Britton Oval Balga 4-5pm Tuesday 6,13,20,27 February Thursday 1 March 2018

Matt Debaro 0402 794 016 or Adam Cockie  0477 767 007
Swan Districts

Representing Swans metropolitan zone including Midland and Bassendean

Training at Ashfield Reserve, Guildford Rd 4.30 - 5.30pm Monday 5,12,19,26 February 2018

Christian Tufili 0423 989 582 
West Perth 'Djinda Falcons'

Representing current West Perth Metro Zone. 

Training at HBF Arena Joondalup 4-5.30pm Friday 9,16,23 February Thursday 1 March 2018

Wesley Moran 0409 084 483 or Sharon Kenney 0400 203 660 or Adam Cockie 0477 767 007
Wheatbelt  Representing Narrogin, Katanning, Bruce Rock, Merredin  Paul Reid 0419 859 576

Kbcup Career

Kirby Bentley is regarded as one of the greatest Female Football players to ever play the game, 

Kirby Bentley Playing Career:

• Pre-Draft Priority Selection for Fremantle Dockers AFL Women’s Team

• AFL Player for Melbourne Football Club

• Debbie-lee Medalist (best player in Australia named at AFL Open Women’s National Championships in 2011)

• All Australian

• WA State Player

• WA Women’s Football League Premiership Player

In 2017 Kirby Bentley will represent the Fremantle Dockers in the inaugural AFL Women’s league having been chosen as a priority selection during the first ever AFL National Women’s Draft.

Contact Us

Contact Louanne Wakefield using the form below or email her at lwakefield@wafc.com.au, or call Louanne at 9381 5599