Gender Equality in Sport = Everybody Wins!

Orange Round Ambassadors poster - Gender Equality Everybody WinsJoin us for Gippsland ‘Orange Round’ with  the AFL Gippsland League taking a stand against family violence and men’s violence against women and children and showcasing gender equality in sport.  It is based on United Nations Orange Day to raise awareness of and take action to end men’s violence against women and children.

The 2018 Orange Round campaign will take place at the Gippsland Football Netball League games over Round 13 (Split Round).

Purpose:

  • Challenging of traditional gender roles within sporting clubs
  • Raise awareness of the importance of gender equality to prevention violence against women.
  • Promote club gender equity work and opportunities.

2018 Orange Round schedule:

Saturday 7 July      Maffra v Leongatha at Maffra Recreation Reserve

Sunday  8 July         Bairnsdale v Moe at Bairnsdale City Oval

Saturday 14 July   Traralgon v Wonthaggi Power at Traralgon Recreation Reserve

Sale v Morwell at Sale Recreation Reserve

Sunday 15 July      Warragul v Drouin at Western Park, Warragul

Orange Round Ambassadors

Orange Round Ambassador JessJess Mills
First Female Football Field Umpire TRFM Gippsland League
Jess’s story

Cayte Hoppner
AFL Gippsland Region Commissioner
Cayte’s story

ORange Round Ambassador JaclynJaclyn Quinn
Traraglon Football Netball Club Strength and Conditioning Coach
Jaclyn’s story

Orange Round Ambassador PipPip Timms
Past President & current Vice-President Bairnsdale Football Netball Club.
Pip’s story

Peter Orange Round Ambassador

Peter Moody
Moe Football Netball Club
A Grade Netball Coach
Peter’s story

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Contact your GippSport Program Coordinator or message GippSport to discuss ways your club can be more inclusive and reach greater goals by including all members fairly in your club.

To find out more about the Regional Prevention of Men’s Violence Against Women Strategy and projects contact Gippsland Women’s Health.

AFL Gippsland media release – Orange Round 2018

Hashtags #OrangeRound18 #MaketheLink #GenderEquality


Orange Round is a partnership project with the following organisations,  Gippsland Centre Against Sexual AssaultGippsland Women’s Health, Quantum Support Services, GippSport and AFL Gippsland  and Netball Victoria have partnered to work with the Gippsland League Football Netball Clubs, working together for a Gippsland free from violence:

We acknowledge the generous support of the Gippsland Family Violence Alliance and the Victorian Government.