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Melinda Hyland becomes the first woman to reach 350 games

Melinda Hyland (back left) with her family, Julie McLean, Alby (6), Andy (3), Teddy (8). Photo: Damian Jenkins . On Friday, 1 March Melinda Hyland will become the first woman in NSW or the ACT to play 350 senior matches,

Vale Jesse Baird

AFL CEO Andrew Dillon, and the NSW Australian Football Umpire Association have released statements on the passing of Jesse Baird. . AFL CEO Andrew Dillon The AFL is deeply saddened to learn of the update from NSW Police regarding the

AFL NSW/ACT Media Release: GIANTS Community Camp

The GIANTS will return Canberra on Wednesday to visit local clubs, schools and fans for the annual Community Camp. Just one week out from the AFL’s Opening Round, a group of GIANTS players will also head south of the nation’s

Salesforce World Tour Sydney giveaway

TERMS AND CONDITIONS 2. Entry is open to all ordinary Australian persons who reside in New South Wales (“Eligible Entrants”). Entrants under 18 years of age must have parental/guardian approval to enter and further, the parent/guardian of the entrant must

Game of Chance: Parramatta Square Business Promotions

Parramatta Square Business Promotion TERMS AND CONDITIONS 1. Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these Conditions of Entry. Participation in this competition is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. 2. Entry is open to all

NAB AFL Auskickers ready to soar in ‘24!

You know the drill! It’s time to pump up your footy, throw on your favourite team colours and cut up the oranges, NAB AFL Auskick is back – and aiming for another record-breaking season. After 126,245 NAB AFL Auskickers broke

AFL aims for one million participants, backed by $1B of investment

Jake Austin, Josie Capes, Bella Wadham, Charlotte Capes and Ben Wadham of the Moore Park Tigers. Photo: Phil Hillyard . The AFL has set its sights on having one million registered participants by 2033 nationally, with that ambition to be

Play your way! A guide to playing footy in 2024

. Footy season is just around the corner and with SO many options, here is a guide to playing NAB AFL Auskick or local footy in 2024. . Don’t forget there are tonnes more offerings including NAB AFL Superkick and

How to: Become a 2024 accredited coach

Becoming a coach is a fun and rewarding experience. There’s a coaching role for anyone interested, with AFL NSW/ACT clubs requiring coaches from NAB AFL Auskick to first division open teams. Every level of experience is welcome! Check out the

Submissions now open for Telstra Footy Country Grants

Local footy clubs across the country can now apply for Telstra Footy Country Grants with submissions for the new initiative opening today. Unveiled in September 2023 by the AFL and Telstra, Telstra Footy Country Grants will give local footy clubs an $8 million boost over