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Lismore’s flock makes waves on the North Coast

For season 2021, the Lismore Swans decided that for the first time in its 37-year history it would part ways with the Northern Rivers competition and join AFL North Coast. The new kids on the (very large) block have made

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Dockers delivering in South West Rocks

South West Rocks is situated on NSW’s north coast, 100 kilometres south of Coffs Harbour and 75 kilometres north of Port Macquarie. The holiday town is known for its pristine beaches, beautiful national parks… and sports-mad community. Almost 2,000 people

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Katika Adams: Leading teams, developing stars

Katika Adams doesn’t make a big deal out of what she’s doing on NSW’s north coast. However, the WA product has made a big splash since moving to Coffs Harbour and joining the town’s powerhouse club, the Breakers, three years

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Forgotten Swan finally ready for AFL return

Originally published on www.afl.com.au Finally out of the rehab room and sporting a new number, Sydney ruckman Sam Naismith has declared himself ready to go in 2020, after missing the last two AFL seasons. The 27-year-old big man has played

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Female footy numbers heading North on the Coast

North Coast first women's AFL match

  AFL North Coast has completed an historic step in their continued growth, with the first ever senior women’s match played over the weekend. The region’s Youth Girls program has swelled in the past year, with 20 players registered in

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Volunteers encourage Eagles to fly

Macleay Valley Eagles

National Volunteers Week takes place from 8-14 May 2017, celebrating the contribution of all volunteers – AFL or otherwise – right across Australia. Every week in New South Wales and the ACT, thousands of volunteers commit their time and energy

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Tyrepower Powering Football in Northern NSW

Tyrepower have come on board to partner with selected Leagues across Northern NSW including AFL North Coast, Tamworth AFL and AFL Hunter Coast for 2016. Recognising that AFL is a growing sport across the region, with a strong brand and

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Sky’s the limit for Indigenous footballers

The Adam Goodes Talent Program has produced two exciting prospects who will feature in the Sydney Swans Academy after Indigenous footballers Shaydon Close and Chris Holten relocated from Kempsey to Sydney to pursue their AFL dream.   The talented players

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MANNING VALLEY MUSTANGS Est. 2016

After four successful years of Auskick in the Manning Valley area, the local community finally has its own junior AFL club.  The mighty Manning Valley Mustangs! The occasion was marked with a launch event last Sunday with around 70 people

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