McTaggart boots seven as Chelt routs Bentleigh

Winning and setting up the season. The price? A few knocks. A bit of pain. Some exhaustion. Cheltenham coach Des Ryan spelled out the day’s mission on the whiteboard in the changerooms before the Anzac Day match against Bentleigh at the Jack Barker Oval. Two-and-a-half hours later his Rosellas had the prize, four points. And ... More

Teen talent coming through at Chelt

It was Round 1 and Cheltenham coach Des Ryan saw it as a time to promote young talent. So the Rosellas went into last Saturday’s season-opening match against Dingley at the Jack Barker Oval with four 17-year-olds: Cameron Blitsas, Luke Garnaut, Cameron Taylor and Finn Ryan. And the teenagers acquitted themselves well in a 20-point ... More

Anzac Day Luncheon

For the first time, Cheltenham will host its traditional Anzac Tribute Game, on Anzac Day. For the past 15 years, the game has been held on either the weekend prior, or after, Anzac Day. However in 2019, the Rosellas will take on Bentleigh on Thursday April 25th at Jack Barker Oval. The pre-game luncheon is one of the highlights of the ... More

Moore to help guide Rosellas Under 19s

The Cheltenham Football Netball Club is thrilled to announce Brendon Moore will join Dan Knopers as the Under 19s co-coaches for the upcoming 2019 season. Moorey played seven games for Essendon before going on to captain Frankston where he is a member of the Dolphins' Team of the Century and won back to back Frank Johnson Medals for ... More

2019 Practice Match Schedule

Saturday, March 16, 2019 Wyndhamvale (Western Region FL - Division 2)Wyndham Vale South OvalBlack Forest Rd, Wyndham Vale VIC 3024* Seniors, Reserves Saturday, March 23, 2019 Narre Warren (AFL Outer East - Premier Division)Kalora Park Recreation ReserveFox Rd, Narre Warren North, Victoria 3804* Seniors, Reserves, Under 19s More

Owens commits to the Rosellas

Cheltenham Football Netball Club is pleased to announce the signing of Sandringham VFL young gun Kai Owens as a 'home club' player for season 2019. Kai is a 193cm, athletic utility who impressed in his six VFL matches late last year for the Zebras having stepped up from the TAC Cup with the Dragons where had played 22 matches across ... More

The Prez’s Q & A with Senior Coach Des Ryan

President John Graham catches up for a quick chat with Senior Coach Des Ryan after his re-appointment for 2019. More

SFNL 2019 Fixture Released

The 2019 SFNL Division 1 fixture has now been released with the Rosellas kicking off the season against Dingley at home. More

VFL co-skipper signs at Cheltenham

What’s cooking at Cheltenham? Good things, to judge from its recruiting. Three weeks after signing Sandringham vice-captain Dylan Weickhardt, the Rosellas have now secured Zebras co-captain and VFL stalwart Myke Cook. The pacy wingman had offers from Chelt and Mornington Peninsula Division 1 club Bonbeach. Last night he settled ... More

Under 19s coaching appointments

The most successful under-19 club in the Southern Football Netball League, the Cheltenham Rosellas have hit the ground running with their program for 2019 confirming a number of key coaching and support staff appointments for the upcoming season. Former 250-game Rosella Daniel Knopers returns to the club as the under-19’s coach and will ... More