At the end of the 2018 season Ballarat SC had an ambition to return to State League football.
In 2019, our application to enter SL5 was accepted. Our men finished fifth with a WDL record of 11-2-9, after a strong finish to their season.
In 2021, our women were accepted into WSL5. After some great preseason and Nike Cup results, they were quickly promoted to WSL3.