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Round One of the NEAFL kicks off this weekend

  The first round of the North East Australian Football League (NEAFL) gets underway this weekend with three matches being played across New South Wales and the ACT. The Canberra Demons will host Redland at Allinsure Park in Canberra, while last year’s Premier’s, the

AFLW 2017: a GIANT adventure for Tilly

It’s a Saturday night in Canberra. Skyfire – one of the nation’s capital’s biggest events – is on down the road, but a record six thousand people have arrived at UNSW Canberra Oval to see the GIANTS Women’s team play

NAB AFL U18 Academy Series Team Selection

  The NAB AFL Under 18 Academy Series (formerly the Division Two Championships) gets underway tomorrow when AFL NSW/ACT hosts a double-header at Blacktown International Sportspark.   MATCH DAY INFORMATION Venue: Blacktown International Sportspark – Eastern Rd, Rooty Hill NSW 2766 Entry fee:

Former Ram Macreadie makes his AFL debut

Henty footballer, Harrison Macreadie made his AFL debut last night against Richmond at the MCG. Macreadie was a part of the GWS Giants Academy for four years and was relocated to Sydney in 2016 to gain experience at a NEAFL

Changes to Albury/Murray Academies

  On Monday, the AFL Commission advised AFL NSW/ACT and the GWS Giants of their decision to amend the GWS GIANTS’ access to players in the Albury/Murray region, also putting in place a cap on the amount of elite players that

NSW/ACT AFL Women’s Rising Stars

Two players from the AFL NSW/ACT Talent Pathway have been nominated for the 2017 NAB Rising Star Award in the AFL Women’s competition. Nicola Barr of the GWS GIANTS was yesterday announced as one of the final two nominees for 2017 for her

2017 Adam Goodes & Stephen Coniglio Talent Camps

The Adam Goodes and Stephen Coniglio Talent Camps were held in Sydney over the weekend, where the best young athletes from Indigenous and Multicultural backgrounds across NSW and the ACT, came together for a two-day camp. A total of 62

CUBS Program offers free AFL for kids

The Parramatta Lions Junior AFL Club is offering all interested families the opportunity to participate in the Lions CUBS Program – an initiative aimed at introducing children to Auskick and Junior Football. Each week, kids play various AFL activities, learn new

Sydny Swans head back to school

AFL NSW/ACT: Sydney Swans School Clinic. March 7, 2017. Stanmore Primary School, Sydney, NSW, Australia. Photo: Narelle Spangher, AFL NSW/ACT Earlier this week AFL NSW/ACT Development Staff accompanied players from the Sydney Swans to visit schools all over Sydney. Across

Celebrating Chinese New Year

To celebrate Chinese New Year and the Year of the Rooster, families from the Hurstville Lunar New Year Festival were invited to take part in an exclusive free AFL event at Olds Park in Penshurst on Sunday, 26 February 2016.