ALDI MiniRoos Kick-Off in a nutshell

  • A fun introduction to football, taught in a friendly and safe environment for children aged between 3 and 5.
  • Weekly 30 – 45 minute sessions that build skills through games and simple activities, delivered in an engaging and inclusive environment.
  • Programs run from 6-10 weeks (program lengths can be determined by you).
  • All coaches are qualified under the Football Federation Australia curriculum.
  • Cost $10 a session per registered child.

What do you get?


  • Each child will receive an ALDI MiniRoos Participant Pack when they register, which includes a bag, ball, water bottle, shin pads and A-League stickers.
  • Each child will be offered our network of 20 grassroots football clubs to begin their football journey.
  • Build fundamental motor skills and develop social interaction abilities.
  • Stay healthy through physical activity.
  • 2 tickets to attend an A-League match!

Benefits to your club

  • The program is nationally advertised and all marketing collateral is provided
  • By enabling you to tap into the younger market of 3-5 year olds, your club has a greater chance of turning these Mini-Roos participants into club members who will play in the full winter competition once they turn 5
  • All players are covered by FFA’s insurance
  • Programs are run at your club grounds on a day and time that suits your coaches
  • You can set the price and length of the program
  • All profits from the program are kept by the club, with only $30 per registered player given to FFA to cover the cost of the participation pack, delivery kit, insurance, and postage of all items to your club
  • Multiple programs can be run. For example, one could be run for 3-5 years’ olds and one could also be run for 6-9 year olds who are new to the game
  • Coaching support manuals and weekly session plans will be provided to ensure the running of the program is simple for your coaches
  • All gear needed to participate in the program is included in the price when the players sign up, so there are no additional or hidden costs to parents
  • Boys and girls in the program also have the opportunity to play ALDI MiniRoos during half-time of selected Hyundai A-League / Westfield W-League / Westfield FFA Cup games throughout the summer football season


  • A Football Pack (balls, goals, cones, bibs) yours to keep!
  • Give the teachers a break and let the kids have fun kicking plenty of goals
  • Assist with your QIP 2.1.3 of healthy eating and physical activity is promoted and is appropriate for each child
  • Ideal addition to your centre’s planned activities
  • Easy to use online registration portal
  • Hills Football will manage and administer the registration process with minimal involvement from the centre staff
  • Hills football will provide marketing collateral for parents

To find out more visit the ALDI MiniRoos Kick-Off website.