The Australian women's national under-17 football team represents Australia in international women's under-17 football.
The team is controlled by the governing body for football in Australia, Football Australia (FA), which is currently a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the regional ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) since leaving the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) in 2006.
The side was crowned AFF U18 Women’s Championship 2022 Champions - beating Vietnam 2-0 in the final and finishing the tournament undefeated.
The team's official nickname is the Junior Matildas.
See the squad for the 2024 AFC U17 Women's Asian Cup Round 1 Qualifiers
Live Stream: Watch Westfield Junior Matildas v Bangladesh at AFC U-16 Women's Championship
The Westfield Junior Matildas play their final group-stage match of their AFC U-16 Women's Championship campaign against Bangladesh at 7pm AEST on Saturday. Watch all the action unfold in a live stream of the match below! SQU...D: Westfield Junior Matildas squad for AFC U-16
Westfield Junior Matildas on cusp of first AFC U-16 Championship Semi Final in 10 years
The Westfield Junior Matildas are on the cusp of progressing to the knockout stage of the AFC U-16 Women's Championship for the first time since 2009 after a 6-1 win over hosts Thailand. Braces from Alana Jancevski, Hana Lowry and substitute Georgia Beaumont rounded out a comp
Live Stream: Watch Westfield Junior Matildas v Thailand at AFC U-16 Women's Championship
The Westfield Junior Matildas play the second match of their AFC U-16 Women's Championship campaign against Thailand at 10pm AEST on Wednesday. Watch all the action unfold in a live stream of the match below! SQU...D: Westfield Junior Matildas squad for AFC U-16 Women's Champ
Westfield Junior Matildas off to positive start in Thailand
The Westfield Junior Matildas' 2019 AFC U-16 Championship campaign got off to a positive start in Chonburi, Thailand on Sunday with Rae Dower's youngsters securing a 0-0 draw against Japan. Australia, who are not only fighting for continental glory in Thailand but also seeking
Vanuatu’s U-19s team reap benefits of recent Junior Matildas tour
The Westfield Junior Matildas' recent Pacific tour continues to benefit the local communities, including the Vanuatu national team. On the back of Australia's visit to the country in August, the nation's Ministry of Education organised a fundraiser to support Vanuatu's Under-1
Westfield Junior Matildas squad named for AFC U-16 Women’s Championship
Westfield Junior Matildas Head Coach Rae Dower today confirmed Australia's 23-player squad for the 2019 AFC U-16 Women's Championship, which will be held in Chonburi, Thailand. Dower's squad will compete in Group A of the competition alongside hosts Thailand, Japan, and Bangla