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New local league in the Hunter-Central Coast to be established

AFL NSW/ ACT has confirmed that it will help establish a new locally owned league in the Hunter-Central Coast region – AFL Hunter Central Coast. AFL Hunter Central Coast will retain the heritage and character of football in the region, whilst

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AFL NSW/ACT commits $3k to Fiver for a Farmer campaign

  AFL NSW/ACT is pleased to commit $3000 towards the Fiver for a Farmer campaign. New South Wales is currently experiencing one of the worst droughts in history and the Fiver for a Farmer idea looks to raise money to

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2018 Paul Kelly Cup Champions crowned

Paul Kelly Cup

Twenty schools traveled to the Sydney Cricket Ground today to take part in Australia’s largest primary schools AFL competition, the Paul Kelly Cup. After a year’s worth of competition right across the AFL NSW/ACT region, it all came down to

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Paul Kelly Cup celebrates 21st year of competition

The Sydney Cricket Ground will host the 21st Paul Kelly Cup State Finals on Monday, August 13, 2018. The Paul Kelly Cup is the largest primary school knock-out competition in Australia with over 15,000 girls and boys playing off across

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State Draft Combine and Rookie Me invitees confirmed

AFL NSW/ACT will have six players representing the region at the 2018 NAB AFL State Draft Combine, as well as another three in the Rookie Me Combine in Melbourne this October. After the nomination of Nick Blakey (Sydney Swans Academy), Kieren

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New look Draft and Trade Period coming in 2018

The AFL has advised details regarding the NAB AFL Trade Period and the 2018 NAB AFL Draft. For the first time, live trading of selections during the NAB AFL Draft will be introduced to provide clubs with more flexibility when

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Sargent-Wilson named Player of the SSA Champs

  The School Sports Australia (SSA) Under-15s AFL Championships took place in Adelaide recently with four teams from the AFL NSW/ACT region taking part across the Boys and Girls competitions. The New South Wales Bluebirds finished the tournament as the

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Three Rams invited to AFL Women’s Draft Combine

AFL NSW/ACT will have three representatives at the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine to be held at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne on Tuesday, October 2 and Wednesday, October 3. Holbrook’s Alyce Parker, Canberra’s Alexia Hamilton and Clarence Valley’s Brianna McFarlane

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Swans set for Saturday night Round 23 lights

The AFL have today released the final Round 23 fixture, for would could end up being a vital set of matches for both the Sydney Swans and GWS GIANTS. AFL General Manager Clubs, Travis Auld said the AFL had sought to

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Local trio set for 2018 NAB AFL Draft Combine

AFL NSW/ACT will have three representatives attending the 2018 NAB AFL Draft Combine in Melbourne this October. From this years’ Allies group, Nick Blakey (Sydney Swans Academy), Kieren Briggs and Jacob Koschitzke (GIANTS Academy) have all been nominated by multiple

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