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AFL FIXTURE RELEASED: all the key Swans and GIANTS matches

The AFL today released the fixture for the 2019 Toyota AFL Premiership Season. AFL General Manager Clubs and Broadcasting, Travis Auld detailed the key points of the fixture. Mr Auld said the fixture was constructed with the primary aim of

GIANTS set for Friday night blockbuster in Canberra

Originally published by AFL.com.au. GREATER Western Sydney will return to Friday night footy in 2019, with the AFL’s newest side set to host Hawthorn in a blockbuster primetime fixture in Canberra. The Giants will continue their agreement to play three

Tomorrow’s Heroes: Swans strike Academy gold with gun forward

Originally published by AFL.com.au NICK Blakey didn’t want to lead anyone on. He had been asked and asked where he was going to nominate for this year’s NAB AFL Draft, and was tired of giving answers that weren’t the full

Lismore to host its first JLT Community Series match

The 2019 JLT Community Series will return to the AFL NSW/ACT region in the new year with three games scheduled across the two week competition. The series will again be partnered by Australia-wide Insurance Broker JLT (Jardine Lloyd Thompson) with

Eleven local umpires selected for AFL Women’s season

  Eleven umpires from the AFL NSW/ACT region have been selected for the upcoming 2019 NAB AFL Women’s season. Fresh from the 2018 NEAFL Grand Final, Canberra’s Nic McGinness and Sydney’s Victoria Rawlings will join 2018 AFL Rookie listed umpire, Matthew

GIANTS to host four home 2019 NAB AFL Women’s matches

The GWS GIANTS will host four AFL Women’s matches during the upcoming 2019 season, including two Friday night blockbusters in Sydney and Canberra. Officially finding themselves in Pool B, the GIANTS join Brisbane, Collingwood, Carlton and Geelong in the new conference

2018-19 NAB AFL Academy squads announced

The AFL is pleased to announce the 2018-19 NAB AFL Academy squads, which will include 11 players from the AFL NSW/ACT region. The expanded NAB AFL Academy Program will now see 150 players engaged in high performance camps conducted across

Sam Graham delivers speech on AFL and cross-cultural understanding

AFL NSW/ACT CEO Sam Graham delivered a key note address yesterday at Affinity Intercultural Foundation in Sydney on the AFL and cross-cultural understanding. Affinity’s mission is to create and sustain enduring relationships with people through intercultural and interfaith dialogue. Graham

Seven locals selected for the 2019 NAB AFL Women’s season

Seven players from the AFL NSW/ACT region will join AFL Women’s lists in 2019 after the conclusion of today’s 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Draft in Melbourne. As expected, Holbrook’s Alyce Parker was drafted to the GWS GIANTS with their highest

AFLW Draft preview: All you need to know

Originally published by AFL.com.au. THERE will be nearly 70 new players on AFL Women’s team lists at the conclusion of Tuesday’s NAB AFL Women’s Draft, held at Marvel Stadium in Melbourne. FOLLOW THE NAB AFLW WOMEN’S DRAFT LIVE FROM 11.45am