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2018 AFL NSW/ACT Volunteer Survey now open

AFL NSW/ACT invites all Club and League volunteers to participate in the annual AFL NSW/ACT Volunteer Survey. The survey aims to evaluate the characteristics of Club volunteers and help establish better support for AFL Volunteers. YOU CAN COMPLETE THE AFL

AFL girls kicking goals in rugby league territory

Originally published by Sydney Morning Herald on September 15, 2018 Written by Helen Pitt When 10-year-old Rosa Williams takes to the AFL field each week in the only all-girls team in the inner west primary school league she plays in,

AFL NSW/ACT announce R U OK? as new Mental Health Promotion partner

  AFL NSW/ACT is delighted to announce leading charity R U OK? as its new mental health promotion partner. AFL NSW/ACT and R U OK? will combine in this exciting partnership to highlight the need to support and connect with

Four locals to feature on AFL Grand Final Day

The AFL today announced the squads for the NAB AFL All Stars ‘Futures’ match which will be played at the MCG on 2018 Toyota AFL Grand Final Day with the nation’s best Under-17 players on show. AFL NSW/ACT will have

Parker named AFLW Under-18 All Australian Captain

Holbrook’s Alyce Parker has been announced as the Captain of the 2018 AFL Women’s Under-18 All Australian team. Capping off what has been a stellar year for the 18-year-old, Parker received the honour at Adelaide Oval where the final team

Hear me roar: Young deaf girl making a big noise

  Originally published by the Daily Telegraph. WORST days for little Cathleen were always when an odd number arrived for training. Soccer, netball, Little Athletics … didn’t matter the sport. Any time there was an odd number, this schoolgirl with

All Stars trio in Adelaide to take on the Vics

Three AFL NSW/ACT players will take part in this Friday’s NAB AFLW Under-18 exhibition match being played at Adelaide Oval with the bounce at 5.25pm (ACST). As a part of the ‘All Stars’ team, Holbrook’s Alyce Parker, Canberra’s Alexia Hamilton

AFL NSW/ACT holding Uniform and Equipment Drive this September

Following the success of last year’s AFL NSW/ACT Uniform and Equipment Drive, clubs are being asked to donate their older uniforms and footy equipment to developing AFL nations. Tying in perfectly with the spring cleaning season, all AFL NSW/ACT community

MEGA-PREVIEW: Swans vs. GIANTS Elimination Final

Originally published by AFL.com.au WHERE AND WHEN: SCG, Saturday, September 8, 4.20pm SUMMARY The second Sydney derby final will be another massive occasion, this time at the SCG, and the Swans will be buoyed by being on their home deck. Thanks

Maguire claims 2018 NEAFL Rising Star Award

  Canberra Demons midfielder, Mitch Maguire has claimed the 2018 Tribal Sport NEAFL Rising Star Award after a stunning breakout season. The 20-year-old Riverina product was a heavy favourite to claim the award after a season where he averaged 27