The AFL National Inclusion Carnival is an annual representative carnival for male athletes with an intellectual disability.
The carnival not only gives some of Australia’s most talented footballers the chance to represent their State or Territory, but it is also an opportunity to showcase the significant abilities of footballers with an Intellectual Disability to the broader community. Click here to check out the 2018 National Inclusion Carnival video.
To qualify for a team, players must meet the below requirements:
2019 National Inclusion Carnival
The 2019 National Inclusion Carnival will be hosted in Blacktown, New South Wales from July 15- 20 attracting teams from every state and territory in Australia. AFL NSW/ACT is committed to sending a team of 16 players to the carnival.
Trials for the AFL NSW/ACT Inclusion Rams team will take place at the following locations. Everyone is welcome! No AFL experience required!
Bolton Park, Wagga Wagga, NSW
Monday, May 13 – 11:30am to 1pm
Deakin Playing Fields, Deakin, ACT
Tuesday, May 14 – 11.30am to 1pm
Blacktown International Sports Park, Blacktown, NSW
Monday, May 20 – 4:30pm to 6pm
Pasterfield Sports Complex, Cameron Park, NSW
Tuesday, May 21 – 4:30pm to 6pm
Hollymount Oval, Woonona, NSW
Wednesday, May 22 – 6pm to 7:15pm
If you would like more information, please contact Jacinta Houston on firstname.lastname@example.org