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Goddard named Football Woman of the Year

Bec Goddard

Canberra’s Bec Goddard has been named the 2017 Football Woman of the Year. Goddard was presented the award at the annual Fujitsu General Grand Final Comedy Debate in front of more than 1,000 guests at Crown Palladium today. Goddard is

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Posted in ACT/South Coast, AFL Women's, Featured News, Front page news, Slider, Talent news

Locals selected for AFL Women’s Draft Combine

NAB AFL Women's Draft Combine

The AFL has released the names of players invited to the 2017 NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine, which will be held at Etihad Stadium on 3-4 October 2017. Four players from New South Wales have been selected to attend including

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AFLW State of Origin U18s Allies squad confirmed

2018 GWS GIANTS recruit, Alicia Eva and Allies player, Katie Brennan in their State of Origin guernseys. Image courtesy of the Herald Sun.

  In a year of firsts for the AFL Women’s competition, the first ever AFLW State of Origin match will take place on 2 September 2017 in Melbourne. The match between Victoria and the Allies (all other states) will play

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GIANTS to hold AFLW Testing Day

AFLW GWS GIANTS

Have you been inspired by the GIANTS inaugural AFL Women’s season and think you’ve got what it takes to become our next star? The GIANTS are hosting an AFLW Testing day at the WestConnex Centre on Sunday, September 3 to

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AFL NSW/ACT women set to star in State of Origin

Renee Tomkins

The AFL is pleased to announce Debbie Lee and Bec Goddard will coach the Victorian and Allies teams in the NAB AFL Women’s State of Origin match during the Celebration of Football week. The match between Victoria and the Allies

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Posted in AFL Women's, Featured News, Female News, Front page news, GWS GIANTS, Slider

New Female Football Ambassadors announced

Nicola Barr

AFL NSW/ACT is pleased to announce the signing of five Female Football Ambassadors to promote female football within the region. The AFL NSW/ACT Female Football Ambassadors include 2017 GWS GIANTS AFL Women’s team members, Maddy Collier, Erin McKinnon, Nicola Barr,

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In like Flynn: Umpire gains Volunteer Award nom

Shauna Flynn

  Written by Leyla Kaya. South Coast Boundary Umpire Shauna Flynn has been announced as a finalist for the 2017 NSW Community Sports Awards in the Young Official Category, as awarded by Sport NSW. With over 500,000 people across New South

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Briody sisters having a “BALL!”

2017 Community Umpiring Round

  Round 7 of the 2017 Toyota AFL Premiership season is set to celebrate Community Umpiring Week – an initiative to encourage people to get involved in umpiring AFL at a grassroots level. AFL National Umpiring Development Manager, Adam Davis said with more

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Posted in ACT/South Coast, Community, Featured News, Front page news, NEAFL, Slider, Umpiring news

Women’s AFL Launches in North-West NSW

AFL Women's

AFL North West will launch the inaugural Women’s competition in the region this weekend, with four teams set to compete in the new tournament. The Greater Bank AFLNW Women’s Competition will see Armidale, Inverell, Moree, and Tamworth fielding women’s teams

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First U12 Girls Comp launches in Sydney

Sydney Harbour Under 12s Girls

The first ever AFL Sydney Juniors Under 12s Girls Competition was launched over the weekend with 20 new teams joining the Sydney Harbour contest for 2017. Over 300 girls and their families were present at the event where they were

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Posted in Community, Facilities, Female News, Front page news, GWS GIANTS, Slider, Sydney Harbour, Youth Girls