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Coaching young Roos for two decades

Roz Thomas has been coaching Auskick since the Blue Mountains Kangaroos’ first year, way back in 1999. She first became involved in Australian football as part of her teaching degree, wrangling dozens of kids at Springwood Public School during afternoon

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When the McVeighs came for a year and never left…

This story was originally published by the NSW Australian Football History Society. You can find it and plenty of other interesting articles at www.nswfootballhistory.com.au    Written by Rod Gillett   When Tony McVeigh was appointed captain-coach of Killarney Vale for the

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Two special programs return for NAIDOC Week

NAIDOC Week is celebrated from 3-10 July in 2022, with Australians urged to Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up! for systemic change and keep rallying around our mob, our Elders, our communities. AFL NSW/ACT has organised the return of two

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AFLW Draft: Swans and GIANTS’ picks (and a Tiger!)

On 29 June 2022, the AFLW celebrated its coming of age during its draft for the upcoming Season 7. It is the first time in the competition’s history that all 18 clubs will field a team in the AFLW. The

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Henson Park redevelopment gets green light

One of Sydney’s most iconic ovals, Henson Park, is set to receive a major upgrade thanks in part to a NSW Government grant announced on the weekend. AFL NSW/ACT has secured $5 million to improve the marvel in Marrickville as

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TOYOTA AFL National Volunteer Awards OPEN

The AFL is delighted to open the annual TOYOTA AFL National Volunteer Awards and calls on community football clubs and leagues to nominate a valued member of your local footy community. Volunteers are the heart and soul of Community Football

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Mumford Visits The Central West

In partnership with AFL NSW/ACT, IMG Group and AFL Central West, former player and current GIANTS Ruck Coach Shane Mumford visited the Central West last week. This article first appeared at gwsgiants.com.au. Mumford attended three sportsperson’s evenings – one in

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NAB AFL Auskicker of the Year Weekly Nominee Announced  

Molly Ginnivan, from the Jindera NAB AFL Auskick Centre in Albury, became the envy of all Auskickers when they were announced as the weekly nominee for the 2022 NAB AFL Auskicker of the Year competition. The NAB AFL Auskicker of

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NSW/ACT NAB AFLW Championships team selected

Congratulations to the 24 players selected to represent NSW and the ACT at the 2022 NAB AFLW Championships.   Their selection is the result of strong performances in the Women’s Summer Series, Club Academy sessions and NAB league matches.  

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School holiday program registrations open!

  AFL NSW/ACT is bringing back school holiday programs in 2022. Programs will be jam packed with more fun than ever!       Age All kids aged 5-12    Cost FREE!!   FAQ Read HOLIDAY CAMP FAQ   When Easter

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