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The teams: Canberra/Sydney vs Tasmania

Congratulations to the players, coaches and umpires selected to take on Tasmania at UTAS Stadium in Launceston this Saturday, 20 July. Teams were selected based on May’s Canberra vs Sydney matches, played in Canberra on 18 May, with some other

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Mid-season Auskick entry hits the regions!

AFL NSW/ACT is excited to announce that we are opening up NAB AFL Auskick for all 5-12-year-olds through our mid-season entry program! Mid-season entry gives kids the chance to play Auskick for five weeks. Participants will receive the coveted Auskick

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AFL Sydney-Canberra rep teams primed for Tassie match

By Dr Rod Gillett . Sydney Swans’ 2012 Norm Smith medallist, Ryan O’Keefe, is up for the challenge of coaching the combined Canberra-Sydney men’s representative team against Tasmania at York Park, Launceston this Saturday (20 July) in what is a

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Introducing your NSW/ACT girls Allies 2024

The 2024 Marsh AFL National Championships – U18 Girls is underway, with the Allies coming up against a rampant Vic Metro in its first clash. No doubt the players will learn plenty from that encounter and will be ready to

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From North of the Line of Lode

A young Isaac Cumming in action for his beloved North Broken Hill against rivals West Broken Hill . By Paul Stephen . Isaac Cumming wants to add to his premiership tattoo. Sure, he’d love a Giant adorning his ankle. But

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Top First Nations and multicultural talent comes to town

The best First Nations and multicultural Australian rules footballers from across NSW and the ACT will converge in Sydney this week as part of AFL NSW/ACT’s Youth Leadership Program. Forty-three boys aged 13-15 years are spending three days during their

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AFL Canberra celebrates its centenary

L-R:  Umpire: Grace Lowe, Eastlake Demons: Angus Baker, Ryeli Fleming, Ainslie Tricolours: Josh Maynard, Olivia Fogarty, Queanbeyan Tigers: Harrison Reid, Amy Frost, Tuggeranong Valley: Matt Channon, Kathryn Ghirardello, Gungahlin Jets: Logan Harrison, Samantha Rubino, Umpire: Colin Larter. Photo: Nick Waygood

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Australia’s first Women and Girls Chartered Umpire Association

The Newcastle Central Coast Umpires Association (NCCUA) has become the first in Australia to be recognised as a Women and Girls Chartered Umpiring Association. The region is thriving in the umpiring sector of the sport, and women and girls are

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Glebe takes River’s Gift State of Origin 2024

By Tilly Werner . The Glebe Greyhounds have claimed honours in the 2024 River’s Gift State of Origin over the weekend, winning five of eight matches between the club and Victorian rivals the Ocean Grove Cobras at Jubilee Park. More

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Watch GIANTS and win Grand Final tickets

GIANTS games are now live and loud across Sydney with a spate of watch venues showing all games for the rest of the season, Both casual watchers and members of the Orange Army can be sure that their team will

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