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Shoosh for Kids campaign launches

Written by Leyla Kaya. AFL NSW/ACT has partnered with the Office of Sport for the Shoosh for Kids Week campaign. The aim of the campaign is to encourage Clubs to create safe and supportive environments for kids playing sport, and to

Junior Umpires Hit the Big Stage

As part of the AFL’s Community Umpiring Week, a number of initiatives will be taking place across the state and territory to celebrate the contribution of Umpires at a grassroots level. State and territory-wide, community football teams will pause to recognise

Joss Group Facility Grant applications open

AFL NSW/ACT, in partnership with the Joss Group, are pleased to announce the opening of applications for the 2017 Joss Group & AFL NSW/ACT Community Facility Grants. The Joss Group Community Facility Grant Program is in its sixth year and has

Representative Football nominations now open

Player nominations for Sydney Harbour Under 13s, 14s, 15s, 17s, and Youth Girls 15s and Youth Girls 18s are now open. If you would like to nominate for the June Long Weekend Representative weekend, please fill out the following form –

Stanwix hits 200

It’s rare for defenders to get the glory, but Gabriella Stanwix did just that last Sunday. The industrious Drummoyne Power utility celebrated her 200 game milestone, all at the age of 14. Gabriella has been playing AFL for almost 8

First U12 Girls Comp launches in Sydney

The first ever AFL Sydney Juniors Under 12s Girls Competition was launched over the weekend with 20 new teams joining the Sydney Harbour contest for 2017. Over 300 girls and their families were present at the event where they were

Wet Weather

For the latest update on ground status for the opening round of competition please visit: http://www.wetweathercheck.com 

New website launch

In preparation for the 2017 season, AFL NSW/ACT, in partnership with Sports TG, has now launched up to 12 brand new community football websites for 12 leagues from across the state and territory. With the websites going live as of Monday, the new

Mills commits long term

Article originally posted by Sydney Swans. AFL Rising Star winner Callum Mills has committed to Sydney for the long term, inking a new five-year contract extension. The QBE Sydney Swans Academy product, who had two years to run on his

Ground Managers wanted

AFL Sydney Juniors are on the look out for Ground Managers for the 2017 Independent Schools competition. The Independent Schools competition continues to grow and this year it will feature 50 teams entered from 13 Schools. As a result, five venues