AFL Women’s

Farrugia Roars onto the pages of Lane’s new book

Amanda Farrugia

AFL commentator and writer, Samantha Lane recently released Roar, her book dedicated to the celebration of women’s footy and the characters who play within it. With an entire chapter dedicated to her story, AFL NSW/ACT’s Amanda Farrugia speaks with Lane

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GIANTS AFLW: Back in Blacktown

GIANTS AFLW

Reigning NAB AFL Women’s Premiers, the Adelaide Crows will come to Blacktown International Sportspark this Sunday, February 25 to take on the GWS GIANTS as the AFLW returns to Sydney’s West. Coming off a stellar performance where they outplayed Collingwood

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GIANT AFLW match-up headed for Drummoyne

GWS GIANTS AFLW

Originally published by GWS GIANTS Media. Here’s all the information you need as AFLW returns to Sydney this Friday night with a blockbuster clash against Carlton at Drummoyne Oval. GIANTS v Carlton Friday February 9, 7:05pm Drummoyne Oval, Drummoyne Gate

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Monahan ready to take her chance

Phoebe Monahan

Originally published by the Inner West Courier. Growing up without a national women’s competition, Phoebe Monahan never really thought that playing AFL professionally would be possible. So when it was announced in October last year that she had been selected

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SAVE THE DATES – footy is back in 2018!

Rebecca Beeson

With a new year, comes new footy seasons, this year starting earlier than ever with the NAB AFL Women’s Competition kicking off on February 2, in Melbourne. 2018 NAB AFL Women’s  For AFL NSW/ACT fans, the first home game of

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Coaching coup for the AFL NSW/ACT state squads

Alicia Eva

The AFL NSW/ACT Rams state squads will have some star power behind them in 2018 with new coaches at the helm of the Under 16s, Allies and AFL Women’s Under 18s squads. Alicia Eva, one of the star 2018 GWS

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NSW and the ACT lead club growth for AFL in 2017

Participation numbers

The popularity of AFL in New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory continues to rise with AFL NSW/ACT today announcing Club participation grew 8.2%. This comes off the back of a phenomenal 78% increase in the number of female

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Tully and Tuggeranong up for CBR Sports Awards

Britt Tully

GWS GIANTS AFL Women’s player, Britt Tully has been nominated for the People’s Sporting Champion Award at the Canberra Sports Awards, which are set to be announced on December 1, 2017. Playing in the local AFL Canberra competition with the

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Four home games for 2018 GIANTS AFLW

GIANTS AFLW

The GWS GIANTS AFL Women’s side will play four home games in the second season of the AFLW competition. Beginning their year against Melbourne at Casey Fields (Melbourne), the GIANTS will host their first home game in Round 2 against

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Private girls schools in Sydney start new AFL comp

Originally published by The Australian. In the northern suburbs of Sydney, a sporting shift is under way. Prestigious girls schools are seeing an AFL surge in an area traditionally dominated by their male counterparts playing rugby. “I think the idea

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