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AFL Clubs keen for 2018 AFL Community Camps

AFL Community Camps

The AFL is pleased to announce the dates and locations for the 2017/2018 AFL Community Camps, which see all 18 AFL Clubs visit both metropolitan and regional locations. The Sydney Swans and GWS GIANTS will kick off their AFL Community

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Sydney Derby XIV set for Round Three in 2018

2018 Toyota AFL Season Fixture

The AFL has today released the 2018 Toyota AFL Premiership Season Fixture. AFL CEO, Gillon McLachlan said the season would be played across a 23-round format for all clubs to play 11 home and away games with one bye, while

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JLT Community Series fixture released

JLT Community Series

Blacktown International Sportspark and UNSW Canberra Oval will host the New South Wales and ACT region’s two JLT Community Series matches for 2018. In a scaled back pre-season competition, there will be fewer games and less travel for teams during

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Free transport this Saturday for GIANTS Semi-Final

Spotless Stadium

Olympic Park will be busy this Saturday night with large crowds attending both AFL and NRL Semi-Finals, which are set to kick off at Spotless Stadium and ANZ Stadium at around the same time. Match tickets cover travel on all

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Week One Fixture Released For 2017 Toyota AFL Finals Series

The AFL has confirmed the fixture for week one of the 2017 Toyota AFL Finals Series, to be as follows (all times are local): Thursday, September 7 First Qualifying Final, Adelaide Crows v GWS Giants at Adelaide Oval, 7.20pm ACST /

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AFL announce Round 23 fixture

Round 23 Fixture

The AFL today announced it had finalised the fixture for round 23 of the 2017 Toyota AFL Premiership season, which had been left as a floating round when the fixture was announced late last year. The schedule of games will

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How Football Can Unite People From All Walks of Life

Originally published by the AFL Player’s Association. Footy for me wasn’t always No. 1. Both my mother and father moved to Perth, Australia in the 1960’s with their respective families in search of a better life. Mum coming across from England

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2017 AFL Multicultural Festival for everyone

2017 AFL Multicultural Festival

The 2017 AFL Multicultural Festival presented by Australia Post and supported by Multicultural NSW takes place this Saturday at Cathy Freeman Park (Sydney Olympic Park). Starting at 12pm and running until 6pm, the free Festival will run before, during and after the GWS

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L-FRESH the Lion inspiring local youth through AFL

Australian-born Sikh hip-hop artist and AFL Multicultural Community Ambassador, L-FRESH the LION – known as Sukhdeep Singh to his family and friends – is using his passion for music and AFL to enrich the social fabric of Western Sydney. Growing

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GWS Giants’ AFL success being felt at all levels of Aussie Rules in Western Sydney

GIANTS ABC News

Originally published by ABC News. It is a cold winter’s afternoon at Sydney Olympic Park. Boys and girls are bouncing a Sherrin, practicing their hand passes and kicking goals. One young boy bends a banana kick through the big sticks

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