Southern Football League Umpires Association

  2016 Season

The SFLUA wishes to congratulate David Luttrell on the successful nomination and forthcoming induction into the SFNL Hall of Fame.  David has been a supporter of the SFLUA for many years.


David was SFLUA President for four years from 1998-2001, was Treasurer of the SESFLUA/SFLUA from 1989-1995 (seven years).


David umpired from 1981 to 2010

Has umpired over 625 games

Was Field umpire for four Division 1 Senior Grand Finals

He boundary umpired at least five Division 1 Senior Grand Finals between 1987 and 1992 also numerous minor finals across a wide range of divisions and grades.


Life Membership & Achievements

David is a Life Member of both the SESFLUA and /SFLUA.  He was also awarded Life Membership of the SFL.

David is the only member to have been awarded the SFLUA highest achievement ‘The ‘Graeme Bertram Award’ on two occasions (2002 & 2008).  It is awarded for ‘an umpire in recognition of excellence in umpiring & outstanding service to the SFLUA.’

During David’s time and involvement with the SESFL & SFL he demonstrated admirable qualities both as an administrator, umpire, mentor and continues to support the SFLUA. 



The Physical Performance Program will be headed up by Ryan Gordon.  Ryan, who has an Exercise Science degree and was a Fitness Assistant this season, brings a wealth of sports fitness knowledge to our group. Ryan will be assisted by Andrew Scott and Mark HamiltonSmith. Ryan, Andrew and Mark will continue to umpire. 

The Umpiring Department is looking forward to having you back involved in umpiring at community level in 2016. 
Registrations are now open. Please sign up as soon as you can. You may have already received an email to remind you to register. Complete the on-line Registration Form at sfnl.com.au. Under the main “Umpiring” tab select “Register To Become An Umpire”. Please ensure that you update your Schedula profile with correct personal contact and banking details. 
Please also refer to the “Registration Checklist” on-line at sfnl.com.au

2016 SFLUA Committee

President – Alan Manning / Secretary Rodd Johnson / Treasurer John Borg

Committee: Jack Thompson, Paul Creedon, Anthony Stewart, Kevin Mitchell, Thomas Grundy, Nick Bergman, Tayla Manning, Kaye Johnson