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GIANTS to hold AFLW Testing Day

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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

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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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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

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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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AFLW 2017: a GIANT adventure for Tilly

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It’s a Saturday night in Canberra. Skyfire – one of the nation’s capital’s biggest events – is on down the road, but a record six thousand people have arrived at UNSW Canberra Oval to see the GIANTS Women’s team play

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NSW/ACT AFL Women’s Rising Stars

Two players from the AFL NSW/ACT Talent Pathway have been nominated for the 2017 NAB Rising Star Award in the AFL Women’s competition. Nicola Barr of the GWS GIANTS was yesterday announced as one of the final two nominees for 2017 for her

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Beeson ready for first AFL Women’s home game

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Written by Leyla Kaya. “It wasn’t something that I necessarily thought would ever happen, maybe twelve months ago I’d never have dreamed that there would be a professional women’s AFL competition” says GWS GIANTS AFLW player Rebecca Beeson. When she

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