Glossary Of Terms


the Big V
a social club
The Big V Club members have played representive matches for the VAFA.
Originated in 1925 when the first Big V side played against the SA Amateur Football League at the MCG.

Positions on the Oval

Glossary of Terms

Australian rules football has developed a unique and rich terminology. This list is an alphabetical glossary of terms, jargon and slang.

History of the Rules of Aussie Rules

These rules, first instituted by the Melbourne Football Club, were formulated by Tom Wills in 1859.