Croydon Rangers Gridiron Club

The Croydon Rangers are a successful American Football Team located at Croydon in Melbourne, Australia. We are members of G.V (Gridiron Victoria) and compete during the Australian winter period against other teams located around Melbourne.

The Croydon Rangers were formed in 1984 when the Monash Vipers moved from Monash University to Croydon to become one of the founding members of the Victorian Gridiron Football League. Now know as Gridiron Victoria the Croydon Rangers are one of only two original founding teams. The Rangers have had a had very successful history, with many players selected to for Victorian and Australian duties.

Read more about the history of the Croydon Rangers

Vision statement

To provide the community with a transcultural opportunity to participate in social recreational sport.



To provide those of all ages with a safe,fun and supportive environment to participate in.


Short term goals

To increase participation from the local community.
To provide participants with a safe and cost affordable pastime.


Long term goals

To increase the player participation at the Croydon Rangers across the 3 teams.
To have the finiancial security to decrease playing fees for consumers.
To be in a position as a club to provide consumers with adequate safe equipment with little cost.


Senior Championships 1995, 1997, 1998, 2004 and 2015.
Senior Runners Up 1984, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009 and 2011.
Junior Championships 1999, 2000, 2004, 2005, 2010 and 2012.
Junior Runners Up 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998, 2003, 2008,  2009 and 2011.
Women Championships 2017


Club Committee

The 2020 Croydon Rangers committee is as follows:


James Arthur

Vice President    

Andy Nilsson


Tim Russell


Toni Dawson

Springfield Hall Hire

Please note, we no longer offer Springfield Hall for hire.