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Academy Series, U17 Futures and NEAFL teams

  NAB AFL U16 ACADEMY SERIES With the NAB AFL Under 18 Academy Series wrapping up last weekend, it’s now time for the Under 16s competition to take centre stage. Round 2 of the NAB AFL U16 Academy Series will

NAB AFL U18 Academy Series Review: GWS GIANTS

  The NAB AFL U18 Academy Series wrapped up last weekend for the GWS GIANTS, securing a four-point victory over the Brisbane Lions. The result capped off a positive series for the GIANTS, who will next year look to improve on

Volunteers encourage Eagles to fly

National Volunteers Week takes place from 8-14 May 2017, celebrating the contribution of all volunteers – AFL or otherwise – right across Australia. Every week in New South Wales and the ACT, thousands of volunteers commit their time and energy

NAB AFL U18 Academy Series Review: Sydney Swans

  The Sydney Swans Academy rounded out their successful NAB AFL U18 Academy Series with their fifth straight win, defeating Tasmania by two-points. The victory meant the Swans Academy finished the series undefeated, sitting at the top of the ladder

NEAFL: Round 6 Round Up

  Written by Lachlan McKirdy. NT Thunder v Canberra Demons – TIO Stadium The Canberra Demons caused a stunning upset in the Northern Territory, claiming a five-point win over their Territory rivals. With many predicting a Thunder walkover, the Demons

NAB AFL U18 Academy Series: Round 5 Round Up

  Tasmania vs. Sydney Swans Academy The Sydney Swans Academy have taken out the inaugural NAB AFL U18 Academy Series, finishing with an impressive five-nil win-loss record. Playing Tasmania in Launceston for Round 5 of the series, the undefeated Swans

NAB AFL U18 Academy Series and NEAFL teams

  NAB AFL U18 ACADEMY SERIES Round 5 of the NAB AFL Under 18s Academy Series marks the end of the competition and makes way for the Under 18 National Championships starting in June. The Allies – a team comprising of NSW/ACT, Tasmanian,

Junior Umpires Hit the Big Stage

As part of the AFL’s Community Umpiring Week, a number of initiatives will be taking place across the state and territory to celebrate the contribution of Umpires at a grassroots level. State and territory-wide, community football teams will pause to recognise

Button’s bounce into Community Umpiring Week

Written by Leyla Kaya. With record numbers of boys, girls, men, and women playing AFL across the AFL NSW/ACT region, community Umpires have never been more important. For without the men and women in teams of bright green, there are

Kai gains Auskicker of the Year nomination

Written by Leyla Kaya. Kai Gurtner, a young Auskicker from Lake Albert in New South Wales, was announced as the Week 6 nominee for the 2017 NAB AFL Auskicker of the Year competition. Each Friday, nominees are announced during the