Welcome to the Roslyn Wakari Football Club
Roslyn Wakari is one of NZ's oldest football clubs. Established in 1888 we were one of the founding clubs in Otago and recently celebrated our 125th Jubilee during Queens Birthday weekend 2013 and....
The club is also one of Otago's largest football clubs enjoying s. . a membership of 460 players. During 2013 this is made up of 10 Senior men’s teams, 4 Women’s teams, and 26 Junior teams. There is a Roslyn Wakari team, sometimes two, competing in every grade of the Dunedin competitions. We are the current holders of the annual Hanlon Shield, an award presented by Football South to the top overall performing Club in Otago. Proudly held by Roslyn a record 19 times (6 times in the previous 10 seasons).
Our Senior Men’s 1st team competes in the Federation 7 Premier Divison and our Women’s 1st team have won the Women’s Premier league 5 times in the past 5 seasons and are the current 2012 champions.
National recognition for RWAFC players has included nine All Whites while playing for Roslyn. The club supplied four players in the original 1904 New Zealand team.
Our clubs objective is to always promote the enjoyment of playing football across all ages and we welcome all enquires from like minded people wishing to join us.
Our home, Ellis Park, has three competition grounds, two specialist training areas and an indoor gymnasium. The clubrooms were refurbished in 2009 and now boasts first class bar and food facilities that are available for Hire.
Thank you for taking the time and for further information on any RWAFC matter please contact us.
NZ Masters Dunedin 2014 (February 1st, 2014)
Hi to all the Roslyn "young oldies" out there, the NZ Masters Dunedin are on again this coming Febru [read more]
Former Roslyn player killed in Africa (October 22nd, 2013)
Anthony Charlton, known as Ants, died after being hit by a bus in Zanzibar, off East Africa. He wa [read more]
Football south Round-up 2013 (October 2nd, 2013)
Roslyn Wakari has once again won the Hanlin Shield for the most successful club in Otago. The Hanlin [read more]
Weekend Round-up 20/21st July 2013 (July 23rd, 2013)
Once again Marcus has been badgered by a couple of goalscorers and POD’s to do a report and for on [read more]