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Rugby convert nicknamed ‘Beanstalk’ in rookie mix

Originally published by AFL.com.au. SYDNEY could be about to unearth a supersized draft bargain nicknamed “Beanstalk”. The dearth of draftable ruckmen this year, including junior and state league ranks, is well documented, but the Swans are considering plucking a little-known

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Button’s bounce into Community Umpiring Week

Button Family

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

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Posted in Community, Featured News, Front page news, NEAFL, Slider, Talent news, Umpiring news

AFL NSW/ACT and AFL Sydney partner with XBlades

AFL NSW/ACT are pleased to announce a new partnership with XBlades, a proud Australian company best known for its innovative football boots and also more recently for its elite apparel. XBlades is now the EXCLUSIVE AFL NSW/ACT APPAREL PARTNER and

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Swans voted Best on Ground by Sydney Umpires

Whilst the rain kept their first night of training off the deck at North Sydney Oval, there was still plenty of work done in the depths of the Duncan Thompson Stand as players from the Sydney Swans visited the AFL

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AFL NSW/ACT to undertake Future Directions of AFL Sydney Project

AFL NSW/ACT is excited to announce that it is undertaking a Future Directions of AFL Sydney Project with the objective to establish a long term vision and the strategic priorities of AFL Sydney (across men’s, women’s, juniors and independent schools competitions). AFL

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AFL NSW/ACT to undertake Future Directions of AFL Sydney Project

AFL NSW/ACT is excited to announce that it is undertaking a Future Directions of AFL Sydney Project with the objective to establish a long term vision and the strategic priorities of AFL Sydney (across men’s, women’s, juniors and independent schools competitions). AFL

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AFL invests in Sydney’s South

Sutherland Shire; facility; AFL; Miranda Bombers; Southern Power

Building Sutherland’s Waratah Oval No. 4 into a first-class AFL community facility has been the dream of Miranda Bombers and Southern Power club stalwarts for over 11 years. On Saturday – 51 weeks since the AFL announced their investment into

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Posted in Community, Facilities, Featured News, Front page news, Sydney Harbour, Sydney South/Illawarra, Uncategorised

Preview: AFL Canberra v AFL Sydney

For the third year in succession the best senior female and male talent playing in the AFL Canberra and AFL Sydney competitions will go head-to-head for bragging rights. The two matches will be played this Saturday at Gungahlin Enclosed Oval,

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Posted in ACT/South Coast, Featured News, Front page news, Sydney Harbour

Anzac Day traditions thriving across community football

Anzac Day Round is one of the most revered weekends of football on the AFL calendar. Collingwood and Essendon will play in their 22nd traditional Anzac Day game at the MCG on Monday as the nation takes timeout to pay

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Posted in Community, Featured News, Front page news, Upcoming Events

Callum Mills: “Eat, sleep, train…and loving it”

Callum Mills has quickly and effortlessly taken to life as an AFL footballer, embracing the repetitious and strenuous workload after only two months as a Sydney Swan. This article originally appeared on the Sydney Swans website. By Sydney Swans Media   Mills,

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