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Open Female Academies in action tomorrow

Sydney will host five of the AFL NSW/ACT Open Female Academies tomorrow as they square off at Blacktown International Sportspark. AFL NSW/ACT Female High Performance Coach and GWS GIANTS AFL Women’s Head Coach, Tim Schmidt says the matches will act

AFL NSW/ACT Representative Fixtures Announced

The AFL NSW/ACT Representative Fixtures have just been announced for 2017, with 11 Senior games spread across all of New South Wales and the ACT. The Juniors are also represented, with two carnivals in June and July this year. The

U18 & U16 Academy Series and NEAFL teams

  NAB AFL U18 ACADEMY SERIES After a two-week hiatus, the NAB AFL U18 Academy Series returns for Round 4 this weekend. The Sydney Swans Academy will be looking to continue their undefeated run when they play the Brisbane Lions

Joss Group Facility Grant applications open

AFL NSW/ACT, in partnership with the Joss Group, are pleased to announce the opening of applications for the 2017 Joss Group & AFL NSW/ACT Community Facility Grants. The Joss Group Community Facility Grant Program is in its sixth year and has

Tour Diary – Independent Schools in NZ

Written by Matthew Baigent – Team Manager for New South Wales Independent Schools GAME ONE – NZ HAWKS vs. NSW INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS Unseasonably warm Wellington weather greeted both the New South Wales Independent Schools and New Zealand Hawks teams on 22 April 2017.

NEAFL: Round 4 Round Up

  Round Four of the NEAFL competition produced a mixed bag of results for the teams from New South Wales and Canberra. Sydney University continued their winning streak with a win up north against Aspley, Canberra Demons handed the Southport Sharks their

Independent Schools tour New Zealand

For the second year in a row, a group of New South Wales school students have flown to New Zealand for an AFL tour. The majority of the group is made up of students competing in Sydney’s Independent Schools Program,

Round 4 NEAFL teams announced

  There is a big weekend ahead in the NEAFL with two of the AFL NSW/ACT based teams heading to Queensland, and the local Sydney Derby taking place at the SCG. Sydney University will travel north to Graham Road to

Final YG Northern Academy Series teams

Following squad selection for the Youth Girls Northern Academy Series two weeks ago, the final GWS GIANTS and Sydney Swans Academy teams have been announced for this weekend’s competition. The teams – each playing in the colours of their Swans

Sully reaches 1000th game milestone

  THIS weekend, John Sullivan will umpire his 1000th AFL match in the Hunter & Central Coast region. The man affectionately known as “Sully” shows no signs of slowing down. The 71-year-old will be between the sticks for the game