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Bay’s show no fear to the Tigers – Mens Rd 6 v Yankalilla (A)

Bay’s show no fear to the Tigers – Mens Rd 6 v Yankalilla (A)

Well what a great start to the season that was!! Another massive shoutout to Jack Crispin who played his 150th game. A GradeYANKALILLA6.1 (37) ENCOUNTER BAY11.14 (80) Goal Kickers: Kyle Lyndon 2, Lachlan Costello 2, Ben Davis 2, Ryan Pearsons 2, Kieran Garrett, Kyron...

Bay’s scare the dogs away – Mens Rd 4 v Mount Compass (H)

Bay’s scare the dogs away – Mens Rd 4 v Mount Compass (H)

Well what a great start to the season that was!! Another massive shoutout to Jack Crispin who played his 150th game. A GradeENCOUNTER BAY4.7 (31) MOUNT COMPASS3.7 (25) Goal Kickers: Kieran Garrett, Tyson Neale, James Bradford, Tate Walker.Best Players: Callum Tonkin,...

Roo’s bound over the Bay’s – Mens Rd 3 v Victor Harbor (A)

Roo’s bound over the Bay’s – Mens Rd 3 v Victor Harbor (A)

Well what a great start to the season that was!! Another massive shoutout to Jack Crispin who played his 150th game. A GradeVICTOR HARBOR16.10 (106) ENCOUNTER BAY5.3 (33) Goal Kickers: Tyson Neale 2, Kyron Pepper, Griffin Clark, James Bradford.Best Players: James...

Bays beat the birds – Mens Rd 2 v Langhorne Creek (H)

Bays beat the birds – Mens Rd 2 v Langhorne Creek (H)

Well what a great start to the season that was!! Another massive shoutout to Jack Crispin who played his 150th game. A GradeENCOUNTER BAY8.7 (55) LANGHORNE CREEK7.9 (51) Goal Kickers: Kyron Pepper 3, Tyson Neale 2, Andrew Fyfe Ben Davis Elijah Horrocks.Best Players:...

Rays take home the win! – Womens Rd 3 v Myponga – Sellicks (A)

Rays take home the win! – Womens Rd 3 v Myponga – Sellicks (A)

Well what a great start to the season that was!! Another massive shoutout to Jack Crispin who played his 150th game. A GradeMYPONGA-SELLICKS2.1 (13) YANK/ENCOUNTER BAY8.7 (55) Goal Kickers: Chloe Howlett 2, Annabel Mallord 2, Anabella Walden 2, Matisse Hunter, Tanya...

Bays back with a BANG! – Mens Rd 1 v Willunga (H)

Bays back with a BANG! – Mens Rd 1 v Willunga (H)

Well what a great start to the season that was!! Another massive shoutout to Jack Crispin who played his 150th game. A GradeENCOUNTER BAY11.10 (76) WILLUNGA7.11 (53) Goal Kickers: Ben Davis 4. Kyron Pepper 3. Tyson Neale 3. Jack Crispin 1.Best Players: Ryan Pearsons,...

Todd Butler Scoreboard

Todd Butler Scoreboard

During last Saturdays games the Butler family together with the Bays community held a minute silence to remember the late great Todd Butler.   Fitting the scoreboard was also named after Todd, after his work to install the upgraded facilities last season. This will...

2024 Social Calendar

2024 Social Calendar

 SAVE THE DATE  Our 2024 Social Calendar is here! Introducing some new events and welcoming back some old favourites. More information regarding each event will be released closer to the date. Contact Tony Juergens if you have any questions. Bring it on!!!

Vale Todd Butler

Vale Todd Butler

On-behalf of the Encounter Bay Sporting Clubs' family - it is with great sadness that we inform you of the sudden passing of Encounter Bay Football Club President, Todd Butler.       Todd’s tireless contribution - both on and off the field - to the Encounter Bay...

Roos bound over the Bays – Rd 11 v Victor Harbor (A)

Roos bound over the Bays – Rd 11 v Victor Harbor (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Bays keep the Hawks away – Rd 10 v Langhorne Creek (H)

Bays keep the Hawks away – Rd 10 v Langhorne Creek (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Rooster’s steal the show at the Bay – Rd 9 v Strathalbyn (H)

Rooster’s steal the show at the Bay – Rd 9 v Strathalbyn (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Bay’s flee the Eagle nest – Rd 8 v McLaren Districts (A)

Bay’s flee the Eagle nest – Rd 8 v McLaren Districts (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Dog’s rob the nest by a single goal – Rd 7 v Mount Compass (H)

Dog’s rob the nest by a single goal – Rd 7 v Mount Compass (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Tiger’s roar is mightier than the bite – Rd 5 v Yankalilla (H)

Tiger’s roar is mightier than the bite – Rd 5 v Yankalilla (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Encounter Bay FC Monster Auction

Encounter Bay FC Monster Auction

Join us on the Encounter Bay Oval - Sunday 4th June, 10am - for our annual Monster AuctionIn-conjunction with Utility Sheep Dog Trials (more details to come) Encounter Bay FC are holding their annual monster auction on the oval, Sunday, 4 June at 10am. Canteen, BBQ...

Feathers ruffle against the Magpies – Rd 4 v Goolwa/Port Elliot (A)

Feathers ruffle against the Magpies – Rd 4 v Goolwa/Port Elliot (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Bay’s battle the Demons – Rd 3 v Willunga (A)

Bay’s battle the Demons – Rd 3 v Willunga (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Bay’s tough beginning for the season – Rd 1 v Langhorne Creek (A)

Bay’s tough beginning for the season – Rd 1 v Langhorne Creek (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Pre-order your 2023 Encounter Bay FC apparel

Pre-order your 2023 Encounter Bay FC apparel

2023 New Balance Collection. Pre-order NOW!Campaign closes Monday, 3 April, 2023. Order by seeing or contacting Todd, Jason and/or Wayne OR email admin@EncounterBayFC.com.au OR have a chat to player representative Cohen Pettitt. A complete list of the Club's 2023...

Checkout the Bay’s training dates for season 2023

Checkout the Bay’s training dates for season 2023

2023 Training DatesMini Colts and Modified Rules Commencing Thursday, 2nd March at 4pm at the Encounter Bay Oval. --- Season 2023 registrations are now open online HERE Note: cut-off dates for each age group:Mini Colts (Under 12 on 1 Jan, 2023)Modified Rules (Under 10...

New Player Signed: Dan Jelinek

New Player Signed: Dan Jelinek

Welcome to Dan JelinekThe Bays are excited to announce another signing in Dan Jelinek, we welcome Dan and his partner Fi to the footy club. Dan more recently has been playing at Yank footy club but since he lives in Victor is looking to play locally, having held down...

New Player Signed: Tyson Somerfield

New Player Signed: Tyson Somerfield

Welcome to Tyson SomerfieldBays welcome Tyson and his partner Lacey and young lad Ochre to the footy club. Tyson has just moved to the area and at 6ft 3 will deliver some height to our back lines and around the ball. Having played the majority of his footy for Broken...

Welcome Wade Foggo as our 2023 senior coach

Welcome Wade Foggo as our 2023 senior coach

The EBFC has great pleasure in bringing home Wade Foggo and his family, wife Lana and their two children Grace and Kye. Wade left the Bays in 2008 where he played both Junior and Senior footy and has since been heavily involved in footy, coaching at SANFL level. After...

Welcome Scott Hannam as our 2023 reserves coach

Welcome Scott Hannam as our 2023 reserves coach

The EBFC is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Hannam as our 2023 reserves coach.Scott comes to this job with solid coaching experience in the MFL and a popular member of our 2022 senior player list. We are also pleased and relieved that Jamie Davis will...

New Player Signed: Mason Middleton

New Player Signed: Mason Middleton

Welcome to Mason MiddletonStanding at 192cms we welcome this power forward who is a former premiership player at West Adelaide in the Sanfl, playing 75 league games and comes to us for the 2023 season from Bamera. Mason will be a very handy addition to the forward...

The next stage of clubroom extensions have begun

The next stage of clubroom extensions have begun

Things are about to speed up with the next stage of extensions.Exciting day today for the club with the pouring of the slab for the clubrooms extension. Although there is a long way to go we should see things move reasonably quickly in what will see major changes at...

Bays Boys Play for Waratahs in NTFL

Bays Boys Play for Waratahs in NTFL

Well done to our Bay Boys below Eli Horrocks and Andy Fyfe playing their first game for the Waratahs up in the NTFL."Good on you boys. Enjoy yourselves but remember to bring your talents back home to Encounter Bay in 2023 and help the boys up." Lewis Malzard "Big win...

Junior Presentation Award Winners 2022

Junior Presentation Award Winners 2022

Under 14 GirlsEBFC Under 14 Girls Coaches Award 2022Maggie-Rose MallordDonated by Crissina LittelyEBFC Under 14 Girls Most Consistent 2022Hayley ModraDonated by the Swain FamilyEBFC Under 14 Girls Best First Year 2022Layla Renata-SkeenDonated by Nankivell...

Finals Series Week 2 Results, 2022 (A)

Finals Series Week 2 Results, 2022 (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Finals Series Week 1 Results, 2022 (A)

Finals Series Week 1 Results, 2022 (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Vale Andrew ‘Sid’ James

Vale Andrew ‘Sid’ James

The Members and supporters of the EBFC are extremely saddened by the passing of life member and 200 game player Andrew ‘Sid’ James.Sid recently was a attendee and joint presenter at our sponsors- life members dinner where along with his great mate Kevin Ferguson...

Encounter Bay women take on 60km Coastrek walk for a cause

Encounter Bay women take on 60km Coastrek walk for a cause

With overwhelming support from the community, fundraising goals for Beyond Blue were exceeded more than imaginable. Our treasurer Lisa Fyfe, committee member Brenda Williams and wives of committee members Rita Hurrell & Kyla Walker take on the 60 km Coastrek walk,...

Eagle Tales | Rd 18, 2022 v Mclaren

Eagle Tales | Rd 18, 2022 v Mclaren

Check out the latest issue Rd 18 v Mclaren A big welcome to the McLaren Football Club and McLaren Vale Netball club today. Last week was overall a pretty good day for the footy club with wins in three of the four games. Great to see some young guns stepping up in the...

Eagle vs Eagle – Rd 18 v Mclaren (H)

Eagle vs Eagle – Rd 18 v Mclaren (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Eagle Tales | Rd 17, 2022 v Goolwa/Port Elliot

Eagle Tales | Rd 17, 2022 v Goolwa/Port Elliot

Rd 17 v Goolwa/Port Elliot A big welcome to all the Encounter Bay ladies for today’s ‘Ladies Dayat The Bay’. The club is very appreciative of the support given to all our men’s and boy’s footballers by their partners, girlfriends and mothers as they pursue their...

Bays get some Pies – Rd 17 v Goolwa/Port Elliot (H)

Bays get some Pies – Rd 17 v Goolwa/Port Elliot (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Bays battle the Demon’s den – Rd 16 v Willunga (A)

Bays battle the Demon’s den – Rd 16 v Willunga (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Tyson Neale 200 Senior Games

Tyson Neale 200 Senior Games

This past weekend's Rd 15 home game against Strathalbyn was a special day for the club and our A-Grade captain, Tyson Neale who plays his 200th game of senior footy for the Bays. Tyson has played some extraordinary games among those 200, making him possibly the best...

Eagle Tales | Rd 15, 2022 v Strathalbyn

Eagle Tales | Rd 15, 2022 v Strathalbyn

Rd 15 v Strathalbyn We welcome the Strathalbyn football and netball clubs and their supporters to Encounter Bay today for what will be a pivotal game in the A-Grade for both football teams. It is also a special day for the club and our A-Grade Captain, Tyson Neale who...

Feathers fly against Roosters – Rd 15 v Strathalbyn (H)

Feathers fly against Roosters – Rd 15 v Strathalbyn (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

History Behind the Encounter Bay Football Club Coloured Pillars

History Behind the Encounter Bay Football Club Coloured Pillars

See what we do for our guests today, the Willunga Football Club – even paint one of the gate pillars red and white to welcome them! Yeah, in your dreams!! In actual fact, red and white were the traditional colours of our own club, and those guernseys were worn with...

Bays pound the pups – Rd 14 v Mt Compass (H)

Bays pound the pups – Rd 14 v Mt Compass (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Eagle Tales | Rd 14, 2022 v Mt Compass

Eagle Tales | Rd 14, 2022 v Mt Compass

Rd 14 v Mt Compass We welcome Mount Compass players and supporters for both footy and netball today. In a season that is quickly getting to the pointy end, today's contest is vital to our chances of maintaining a spot in the top five for our A-Grade side. Hopefully we...

Fleurieu Footy Podcast – Listen to the latest GSFL updates

Fleurieu Footy Podcast – Listen to the latest GSFL updates

Have a look at the latest social media product promoting the GSFL. A great spot to get all your up to date information of results around the league. Stephen Costello gives us a run down of what the podcast is about: What is the Podcast about? Discussion Questions...

SA Country Football Championships 2022

SA Country Football Championships 2022

July 16th-17th is expected to be a full weekend of footy in Whyalla. Tickets now on sale for the 2022 Think! Road Safety SA Country Football Championships and Hostplus SANFL League Men's Match between North Adelaide Football Club and Adelaide Football Club. Note:...

Mudlarks spoil the party again – Rd 13 v Myponga/Sellicks (A)

Mudlarks spoil the party again – Rd 13 v Myponga/Sellicks (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Eagle Tales | Rd 12, 2022 v Victor Harbor

Eagle Tales | Rd 12, 2022 v Victor Harbor

Rd 12 v Victor Harbor Firstly, welcome to past players of the Encounter Bay Football Club. It is great to have you back at the club and we hope you thoroughly enjoy the day. We especially welcome members of the 1982 Reserves premiership side who will celebrate the...

Big birds battle it out – Rd 11 v Langhorne Creek (A)

Big birds battle it out – Rd 11 v Langhorne Creek (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

EBFC Bay Ball 2022

EBFC Bay Ball 2022

EBFC Bay Ball is back! Dust off your best black and white threads and join us for the most anticipated event of the season. You do not want to miss this one! When: Saturday 9th July 2022, start at 7:30pmWhere: Encounter Bay Football Club clubroomsCost: $60 per...

Bays keep the Tigers away – Rd 10 v Yankalilla (H)

Bays keep the Tigers away – Rd 10 v Yankalilla (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Bay’s Represent GSFL For Pilmore Cup

Bay’s Represent GSFL For Pilmore Cup

Encounter Bay players played a starring role in Great Southern's dominate win over Southern in the annual association match over the Queen's Birthday long weekend. Congratulations to (L-R) Nick Marshall, Marcus Lippett, Tyson Neil, Callum Tonkin and Lachie Williams on...

Bay’s Mini’s play at SANFL Half Time Game

Bay’s Mini’s play at SANFL Half Time Game

On Monday of the long weekend, the Bays Mini's (and a couple of moddies) played a half time game at the South Adelaide Football Club. A short but excellent game of footy, with numerous goals scored and good skills on display. Thanks to all the players and parents who...

Battle of the Eagles – Rd 9 v McLaren (A)

Battle of the Eagles – Rd 9 v McLaren (A)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Celebrating  GSFL 22 Indigenous Round

Celebrating GSFL 22 Indigenous Round

This week we celebrate the strong indigenous connection over the life of our clubs with the 2022 indigenous round. We will wear the guernsey designed by Darren Hart last season that tells the story of his father Hal who is a past player, former president and current...

Demons rattle the Bays on home ground – Rd 7 v Willunga (H)

Demons rattle the Bays on home ground – Rd 7 v Willunga (H)

Unfortunately it was a disappointing day for the club with our only win coming to our undefeated Senior Colts team. All teams are still well entrenched in the Top 5 though and given the return of a few injured players over the next few weeks we believe we can match it...

Bays conquer the coop – Rd 6 v Strathalbyn (A)

Bays conquer the coop – Rd 6 v Strathalbyn (A)

A Grade lose first game for the season Unfortunately our second home game for the year didn’t go as planned with the A Grade going down to a much improved Myponga side. The Junior Colts also lost their first game for the year whilst the Reserves and Senior Colts had...

How to Register for Footy in 2022

How to Register for Footy in 2022

Urgent attention: If players are not registered by 8pm this Thursday, 31st March you will not be eligible to play Rd 1. It is a simple process online. You can follow the instructions below for returning players, brand new players and parents. Click here to...

Essentials for Coaching Children – Free Course

Essentials for Coaching Children – Free Course

The Encounter Bay Football Club is proud to be involved with this initiative from Sports SA & Emma Kraft of the District Council of Victor Harbor. We will be urging all Encounter Bay people involved with junior sport to attend. It is imperative that we are...

Working Bee – Painting of Coaches Boxes

Working Bee – Painting of Coaches Boxes

Please join us to help finish painting the coaches boxes this weekend. When: Sunday, 3rd April, 2022 Time: 9am onwards For more details contact please contact Todd Butler on 0412168686.   Thanks to Don Rumbelow, Wayne Tonkin, Peter Thomson, Ken Inglis and Todd...

Welcome to Season 2022

Welcome to Season 2022

Welcome to Season 2022 On behalf of the management of the club, I'd like to thank our players, supporters, members and partners alike for their generous support last season. I hope you are pleased with the fantastic achievements of the club during our 2021 centenary...

U14 Girls – Come & Play

U14 Girls – Come & Play

Encounter Bay Football Club Under 14 Girls - Join our team now!  Skills Fun Fitness No experience necessary Training at Encounter Bay Oval Mondays, 6pm Thursdays, 4pm For more information contact Crissina Litllely on 0433 518 828.  

Vale Mitch Corby, 2002-2022

Vale Mitch Corby, 2002-2022

On behalf of the club it’s our sad duty to confirm the passing of Mitch Corby in a car accident early this morning. Mitch was a fantastic young bloke who loved his family, his mates and his footy club. I urge you all to reach out to each other and the Corby family in...