Expressions of interest

Do you want to be a part of a successful, all inclusive, family-orientated community club as a player or coach?

If the answer is YES then we are looking for you!


At Geelong Rangers FC, we have a simple family membership option of $50 that covers all members of your family. Membership gives you access to club facilities and benefits as a social member. 

Social memberships are also available for non-playing members. Social memberships can be paid directly at the club or via the online registration system in 2023. Cost of these memberships are $50. You will receive 4 drinks vouchers and a stubby holder. These can be collected from the bar. Please note that social memberships do not give the member voting rights at an AGM meeting.

Fee Packages 2023

State league*

Senior registration for players aged 16 years and over playing in State Leagues.

Senior Mens Metro:  TBC
Senior Mens (Over 35s):  TBC
Senior Mens (U18):  
Senior Women Metro:  TBC

Geelong regional League*

Senior registration for players aged 19 years and over playing in the Geelong regional Leagues.

GRFC League Open Men’s  TBC
GRFC League Open Men’s (Over 35’s)  TBC
GRFC League Open Women’s  TBC


Junior registration for players aged 12-18 years playing Geelong Region club competition.

Junior Boys (U12-U18)  

Geelong League: $520
Metro League: $650

Junior Girls (U12-U18)  

Geelong League: $520
Metro League: $650


Junior registration for players aged 4-11 years playing MiniRoos Club Football.

MiniRoos (U7-U11):  $390 (Boys & Girls)


Social memberships are available for non-playing members who wish to support the club. 

Social Members  $50

Life Members $0 (must be registered on the members list via the online system)

Facilities Improvement Levy

Each year we strive to improve the facilities at the club as our membership grows through increased participation in Soccer. Each player will pay a $50 Facilities Improvement Levy annually. 


  • All fee packages include $50 facilities improvement levy fee per player. This is non refundable
  • All registrations include shorts, socks and playing tops that the players keep unless otherwise indicated at registration
  • All Player registration fees paid online through  incur a mandatory processing fee of 1.8% which is passed onto FA and not the club (non refundable)
  • Payment plans are available. If you require a payment plan you must discuss this with the club first. You can contact the Treasurer to discuss this. A form must be filled out and signed and passed back to the club


All players must be registered with Football Australia (FA), pay a registration fee in full and receive an FA number before they can play for the Club. Your registration package includes: FA and FV fees; insurance; presentations; equipment, referee fees and club membership (payable for the first registered player only).

Your playing kit (socks, shorts and shirt) is provided with your registration fees and can be kept at the end of the season . Additional uniform items such as tracksuits and polo shirts can be purchased from the club online store – HERE .

Registration and Membership fees are payable annually and valid for the current calendar year.


Registration must completed online via the FA online site,

  • You will need login using the email address you registered with last season. 
  • Please note that you will now only need ONE  account per family as all players/coaches/volunteers can be managed in one place
  • You will no longer need your FFA number to register


To register, visit, click the Register Now link and follow the instructions.

  • Select the age group that you/your child wants to register for in 2022. For example Miniroos (Age 5-11). Juniors (Age 11-18). It is really important that you register for the correct age group.
  •  Type in Geelong Rangers to where you want to play
  • Select “start my registration” on the bottom right hand side of the screen.
  • PLEASE NOTE: if you have not submitted an Expression of Interest form or trialed for this season please contact the club administrator before submitting your registration. 
  • You will be shown all the products your club has on offer. Select the product that you have been informed to select by your club. If you are unsure of which product to select please contact the club before completing your registration. It is really important that you select the correct product to ensure that you are paying the correct fees. 
  • Please select any discounts that you are entitled to.  
  • The next step allows you select any additional products that the club has offered.
  • Participants will be shown a details screen – please update all your details making sure that all fields marked with an * are completed. Additional questions and policies will also be displayed in this step.
  • ALL registrants (aged 12 – 18) must upload a photo. Please pay particular attention to the image guidelines. This must be a recent (in the last 12 months) headshot –  No photo: No play
  • The next stage is questions regarding International Transfer Clearance (ITC)
  • You now have the option to review your products and make any amendments
  • Payment stage – You will see a breakdown of your fees. If you have been given a voucher code you can enter it here and it should recalculate any fees owing. Voucher codes will be given for Head Coaches and any player that takes up a coaching role for 2023.  For any queries on voucher codes please contact the club.
  • Payments for registrations are to be made in full online at the time of registration. If you would like to discuss a payment plan then please contact the club.
  • Confirmation of payment.
  • Your registration will be sent through to the Club administrators for approval. Please be aware that registrations may not be approved immediately.

Having trouble? See the Guide to Player self-registration


What does my registration fee cover?

People often wonder what is included in your registration and membership, or why the fees are so high? Here’s an indication, although not a complete list, of the things that need to be covered by your fees:

  • mandatory local, state and national registration fees (FA, FV and GRFC)
  • team entry fees to the league
  • insurance coverage for all players (must be registered and fees paid to be covered)
  • player uniforms, including team jerseys and individual shorts and socks
  • costs of weekly games, including referees fees, lighting, match balls, line marking, etc.
  • costs of weekly training sessions, including lighting, balls, training bibs, training equipment, etc.
  • coach contractual payments (applicable in senior leagues only)
  • player contractual payments (applicable in senior leagues only)
  • training courses and resources for coaches
  • ground and club room leasing costs and licences payable to CoGG
  • maintenance of grounds, and external infrastructure 
  • maintenance and weekly cleaning of facilities 
  • utilities, including lighting, heating, water, telephone etc.
  • club website development and running costs
  • development of coaching manuals and programs
  • kiosk and kitchen costs
  • costs to improve our facilities (For example in 2022 we completed a $350,000 lighting upgrade at Myers Reserve which will provide more accessible space for training and games which will benefit all players)
  • supplementing meal costs on club dinner nights

Note: Soccer as a sport is not subsidised by Football Australia hence clubs have to wear all of the costs. Unlike Cricket and AFL which are heavily subsidised by their respective sporting bodies hence club fees are extremely low