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#snswfootyfactory firing on all cylinders

If you draw a line east from Broken Hill to Cobar, south through Wagga to Albury and then west to Mildura, you have outlined the southern NSW footy factory. It’s a big factory, and they get a lot of work

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Doug Priest’s Mentors Led to First Class Honours in Coaching

Australian Football celebrates its 140th anniversary in NSW this year after the founding of the NSW Football Association in Sydney in 1880. Dr Rod Gillett profiles the nomination of Doug Priest to the New South Wales Australian Football Hall of

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NSW/ACT Implement Player Points System

AFL NSW/ ACT, in conjunction with the relevant leagues, has enhanced the Player Points System, which will be applicable to AFL Canberra, Riverina FNL, Farrer FNL and Hume FNL for the 2017 season. The Player Points System was first introduced

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NSW/ACT Implement Player Points System

AFL NSW/ ACT, in conjunction with the relevant leagues, has enhanced the Player Points System, which will be applicable to AFL Canberra, Riverina FNL, Farrer FNL and Hume FNL for the 2017 season. The Player Points System was first introduced

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2016 AFL NSW/ACT Representative Football

On Saturday Wagga Wagga hosted the 2016 Interleague Representative Football and Netball round. The Riverina, Farrer, Black Diamond and Hume Leagues selected their best players to take on the interleague challenge. The first game of the representative clash was Farrer

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AFL Riverina ANZAC Commemorative Games Wrap Up

Over the weekend both the Riverina and Farrer Leagues dedicated key matches for “The Commemorative Games” to the remembrance celebration of ANZAC Day.   The annual match between Marrar Bombers and The Rock Yerong Creek Magpies was held on Friday

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Anzac Day traditions thriving across community football

Anzac Day Round is one of the most revered weekends of football on the AFL calendar. Collingwood and Essendon will play in their 22nd traditional Anzac Day game at the MCG on Monday as the nation takes timeout to pay

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Steven Mahar appointed regional manager of new ACT-Southern NSW region

Steven Mahar, regional manager of the ACT and South Coast, is now moving into a role which will see him have responsibility for both the ACT and Southern NSW regions. Steven started with the AFL in 2011 as Talent Manager, ACT/South Coast before

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Swans, GIANTS set for Community Camps in February

GWS GIANTS and Sydney Swans superstars will take the game to regional and rural communities around NSW/ACT as part of the 2016 Australia Post AFL Community Camp. The Sydney Swans will hold their community camp on Monday February 8 and

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Posted in ACT/South Coast, Central West, Community, Featured News, Front page news, Hunter/Central Coast, Northern NSW, Southern NSW, Sydney Harbour, Sydney South/Illawarra, Western Sydney

Cornell’s fingers crossed for Draft Day

With the 2015 NAB AFL draft just five weeks away NSW/ACT RAM Jock Cornell has put his best foot forward at the 2015 NAB AFL Draft Combine. The 187cm medium forward/midfielder possesses an elite kick and reads the game extremely

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