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#SwansRedDay for Redkite this Friday night

  Originally published by Sydney Swans Media. It started 17 years ago when Sydney Swans players decided to make a visit to the local hospital to visit sick kids and has since grown into a long-standing partnership and legacy that

AFL NSW/ACT Under 16s Youth Girls squad announced

The 2018 AFL NSW/ACT Under 16s Youth Girls squad has been selected. Following the 2018 implementation of the Under 14 to Under 16s Female Academies, as run through the Regional Academies of Sport, the squad is made up of players

Swans Academy prevails, GIANTS go down swinging

SYDNEY SWANS ACADEMY VS. GOLD COAST ACADEMY The Sydney Swans Academy has capped off an impressive 2018 NAB AFL Academy Series campaign, defeating the Gold Coast Academy by two points in Round 5. There was less than a goal in

Three major ins for GIANTS ahead of final Academy Series match

SYDNEY SWANS ACADEMY VS. GOLD COAST ACADEMY As the fifth and final round of the 2018 NAB AFL Academy Series, this weekend’s matches will act as the last opportunity for players to show off their skills ahead of Allies selection

Unity Grammar take home 2018 Bachar Houli Cup

Unity Grammar from Austral in Western Sydney has taken out this year’s Bachar Houli Cup. The GWS GIANTS along with AFL NSW/ACT,  held the competition today at Progress Park in Auburn, with the high school competition hosting 13 teams from

AFL National Inclusion Carnival trials this month

The AFL National Inclusion Carnival is an annual representative carnival for male athletes with an intellectual disability. The carnival not only gives some of Australia’s most talented footballers the chance to represent their State or Territory, but it is also

Does your club need help with facilities? Community Building Partnership Grant now open

The NSW Government’s Community Building Partnership Grant Program to assist community AFL clubs has now opened for 2018. The program opened today and applications will be accepted until 5pm on Friday, June 15, 2018. Offered by the NSW Government, the

Swans conquered, injury ravaged GIANTS go down

TASMANIA VS. SYDNEY SWANS ACADEMY The Sydney Swans Academy has finally been conquered in the 2018 NAB AFL Academy Series. Having gone undefeated through the 2017 season and starting 2018 in the same fashion, the Swans needed a win over

The benchwarmers on the brink of the big time

  They are ‘benchwarmers’, but in the best sense of the term. Not out of favour with the coach and set to ride ‘the pine pony’, but on the precipice of the big time. After years of toil and training,

Top of the table clash looms for Swans Academy

It will be a top of the table clash when the Sydney Swans Academy travel to Hobart to take on Tasmania this Saturday in the 2018 NAB AFL Academy Series. Coming off a 96-point defeat of the Brisbane Lions Academy,