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Youth Girls Northern Academy Series wrap up

Youth Girls Northern Academy Series

The AFL NSW/ACT Youth Girls Academy players competed in the Northern Academy Series over the weekend in Coffs Harbour. Split into two squads – the Sydney Swans and the GWS GIANTS – the Under 18s players took on the Brisbane

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Swans and firefighters team up for Tathra

Originally published by the Sydney Swans The Sydney Swans and NSW Rural Fire Service will combine forces at the SCG on Sunday in support of a shattered Tathra community. A blaze broke out in the South Coast town last Sunday

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Grassroots growth to produce more NSW Draftees

Originally published by the Daily Telegraph. GIANTS coach Leon Cameron believes the enormous grassroots growth of Aussie rules in Sydney and NSW will turn into a production line for first-round AFL draft picks on a consistent basis. The long-term success of the

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Sydney Derby comes to Blacktown for JLT Series

The first Sydney Derby for 2018 lands at Blacktown International Sportspark this Friday, March 9 at 7.40pm. Get your tickets to the JLT Community Series here. Following wins for both the Sydney Swans and GWS GIANTS in their first matches

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Swans and GIANTS head to Henson Park

Henson Park

Originally published by Sydney Swans Media. Footy fans in Sydney’s inner west are invited to come along to Marrickville’s Henson Park on Friday February 23 to witness the Swans and GWS Giants write another chapter in their cross-city rivalry. The

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JLT Community Series tickets on sale

AFL 2017 JLT Community Series - GWS Giants v Sydney

Tickets to the 2018 JLT Community Series are now on sale. For the fourth consecutive season, AFL and Club members with game access will be entitled to attend JLT Community Series matches free of charge (subject to availability and venue

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Sydney Derby Grand Final a possibility for AFLX

AFLX

AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan has announced the fixtures for the three 2018 AFLX Tournament in February. The GWS GIANTS will kick-off proceedings in Sydney on February 17, taking on reigning Premiers, Richmond in this first match of the day at

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Swans give synthetic surfaces the green light

Synthetic Surface Swans

  Originally published by Fox Sports. TRAINING on synthetic surfaces will be part of the AFL’s future, according to John Longmire — who is trialing the concept this pre-season. The Sydney coach had his players train on the fake grass

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Local talent take part in AFL Players Induction

AFLPA Players Induction

  The annual AFL Players’ Association AFL Induction Camp was run in Melbourne this week with, over 100 of the new draftees in attendance. AFL NSW/ACT draftees, Jarrod Brander (West Coast), Charlie Spargo (Melbourne), Doulton Langlands (St Kilda), James Bell,

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SAVE THE DATES – footy is back in 2018!

Rebecca Beeson

With a new year, comes new footy seasons, this year starting earlier than ever with the NAB AFL Women’s Competition kicking off on February 2, in Melbourne. 2018 NAB AFL Women’s  For AFL NSW/ACT fans, the first home game of

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