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Swans and GIANTS teams announced for Round 2 of NAB AFL Under 18 Academy Series

Nick Blakey

  Round 2 of the 2018 NAB AFL Academy Series takes place this weekend with the GIANTS Academy and Sydney Swans Academy facing off in an Academies Sydney Derby. Both Academies are coming off a win in Round One. The

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Six locals make Rio Tinto Flying Boomerangs and World Teams

The final day of the 2018 AFL National Diversity Championships played out in Blacktown today, with two Grand Finals taking place. Victoria took home the All Nations Championship, beating out Tasmania in a heart-stopper. In the Kickstart Cup, another close

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AFL Diversity Championships: Day Three results

The AFL NSW/ACT Kickstart and All Nations teams played in their last matches of the 2018 AFL National Diversity Championships this morning in Blacktown. In the Kickstart Semi-Finals, the locals came up against South Australia. Even though the South Australians

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AFL Diversity Championships: Day Three results

2018 AFL National Diversity Championships

Day Three of the 2018 AFL National Diversity Championships kicked off with a bang for the AFL NSW/ACT All Nations squad, taking their first win of the tournament. Coming up against the Northern Territory, the lead changed multiple times over

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AFL Diversity Championships: Day Two results

AFL National Diversity Champs

It was an unlucky Monday for both the AFL NSW/ACT Kickstart and All Nations squads on Day Two of the 2018 AFL National Diversity Championships in Sydney. Queensland took revenge for yesterday’s defeat by the AFL NSW/ACT Kickstart squad, outlasting

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AFL Diversity Championships: Day One results

AFL National Diversity Championships

The AFL NSW/ACT Kickstart side kick-started their 2018 AFL National Diversity Championships campaign today with victory over old rivals Queensland by three points. Tyron Edwards pushed his team with two goals, while Kai Watts was a standout for the home-side,

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Swans and GIANTS begin NAB Academy Series with a bang

Sydney Swans Academy

The 2018 NAB AFL Academy Series got underway in Blacktown yesterday, where both the Sydney Swans and GIANTS Academies began their campaign with a win. Kicking off proceedings, the Sydney Swans put the Brisbane Lions Academy in their place taking

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Sydney set to host big week of AFL action

Blacktown International Sportspark

Blacktown International Sportspark is in for a big week of AFL action, beginning on Saturday with the Under 18s and Under 16s NAB AFL Academy Series’ kicking off for the year. Playing as a part of their Sydney Swans or

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Shoosh for Kids campaign back for 2018

Shoosh for Kids

AFL NSW/ACT is proud to support the NSW Government Office of Sport initiative, Shoosh for Kids campaign again in 2018. Shoosh for Kids is a collaborative effort between the Office of Sport and state sporting bodies such as Netball NSW,

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Sam Murray gains Round 3 Rising Star nomination

Sam Murray Henty

  Sam Murray from the Collingwood Football Club is the Round Three NAB AFL Rising Star nominee. Earning a call up to Collingwood’s senior side after a strong pre-season, Murray has proven to be a dangerous ball magnet averaging 20

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