The Miniroos is the Football Victoria's development category for U7 to U11 players.
Under 7's compete in the Saturday Bayside League playing 7 v 7 games with a size 3 ball, 4 x 10 minute quarters.
Under 8's & 9s compete in the FV Saturday competition playing 7 v 7 with a size 3 ball, 2 x 20 minute halves.
Under 10's compete in the FV Saturdays competition playing 9 v 9 with a size 4 ball, 2 x 20 minute halves
Under 11's compete in the FV Saturdays competition playing 9 v 9 with a size 4 ball, 2 x 25 minute halves
From the U8 age group teams are graded into 3 levels based on playing ability:
Joeys for players that want to learn soccer skills
Wallabies for players who need to develop skills
Kangaroos for players with strong skills who want to be challenged
There are no official referees, referees are to be supplied by the home team which is generally a team leader. There are no offside rule, scores are not recorded, there are no points tables, and no red & yellow cards can be issued