Orange Round 2018

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).


  • 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


2018 Orange Round Ambassadors

Orange Round Ambassador JessORange Round Ambassador Jaclyn

Orange Round Ambassador Pip

Peter Orange Round Ambassador






To learn more about Orange Round Ambassadors – Click Here


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 HealthQuantumSupport 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.

GippSport acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we live and work, The Bunurong Peoples, Gunaikurnai Peoples and other traditional owner groups of the Gippsland/East Gippsland Region.  We recognise their ongoing connection to the land, waters and community, and pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging and the ongoing living culture of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people.

GippSport is committed to making a positive contribution to the wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and working in solidarity towards reconciliation.

GippSport – Gippsland Sports Assembly Inc.
PO Box 741, Traralgon, VIC, Australia 3844
Traralgon Sports Stadium, Catterick Cres, Traralgon