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AFL NSW/ACT CEO sleeping out for a cause

Vinnies CEO Sleepout

  AFL NSW/ACT Chief Executive Officer, Sam Graham today helped launch the 2017 Vinnies CEO Sleepout at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Taking place on 22 June 2017 at the SCG, Graham joined fellow sporting CEOs and General Managers, Todd Greenberg

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Round One of the NEAFL kicks off this weekend

NEAFL: Sydney University vs. GWS Giants

  The first round of the North East Australian Football League (NEAFL) gets underway this weekend with three matches being played across New South Wales and the ACT. The Canberra Demons will host Redland at Allinsure Park in Canberra, while last year’s Premier’s, the

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NAB AFL U18 Academy Series Team Selection

NAB AFL U18 Academy Series

  The NAB AFL Under 18 Academy Series (formerly the Division Two Championships) gets underway tomorrow when AFL NSW/ACT hosts a double-header at Blacktown International Sportspark.   MATCH DAY INFORMATION Venue: Blacktown International Sportspark – Eastern Rd, Rooty Hill NSW 2766 Entry fee:

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Changes to Albury/Murray Academies

  On Monday, the AFL Commission advised AFL NSW/ACT and the GWS Giants of their decision to amend the GWS GIANTS’ access to players in the Albury/Murray region, also putting in place a cap on the amount of elite players that

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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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AFLW worth the wait for Codie Briggs

Written by Leyla Kaya. SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – NOVEMBER 23: Codie Briggs of the GWS Giants in action during the GWS Giants Womens open training session at Olympic Park on November 23, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Adam Trafford/AFL Media)

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Liverpool Youth Sports Festival a big success with locals

Written by Leyla Kaya. AFL NSW/ACT in conjunction with PCYC and Liverpool City Council hosted the inaugural Liverpool Youth Sports Festival held at Peter Miller Reserve on Saturday 25 February. Although the skies were cloudy and grey, crowds were not

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Beeson ready for first AFL Women’s home game

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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Multicultural Round at Home in Western Sydney

The focus of the AFL’s Multicultural Round has been secured in Western Sydney as part of a four-year partnership with the NSW Government. NSW Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams today announced the NSW Government has committed $480,000 over four years

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Future is strong for NEAFL in NSW and the ACT

The future of the North East Australian Football League (NEAFL) is strong in NSW and the ACT after the league recently announced a five-year license extension agreement for participating clubs. The 10-team NEAFL competition, comprising four clubs in NSW and

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