2018 AFLNZ Premiership Round 7 Team of the Week

Each week throughout the 2018 Premiership season, AFL New Zealand will announce the ‘Team of the week’ which will feature the 24 best players from the previous weekends round.
 

It is fitting that this week’s team features the newly crowned Central Giants Captain Sam McKenzie who led his…

27 Mar 12:00 PM 0 Read More...

Giants crush the Saints to secure 2018 title.

The Central Giants are the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiers for the first time after they crushed the Southern Saints by 91 points in round 7 at QBE Stadium yesterday afternoon.
 

With only two rounds remaining in the season, the Giants can’t be caught as they made it…

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AFL coaches to 'Evolve'

AFL New Zealand National Youth Manager, Mick Coultard and Southern Saints playing Assistant Coach Andriu Sucu have been confirmed for the prestigious Coach Evolve programme in 2018.
 

Coach Evolve is an Auckland-wide, values-based coach development programme for active development coaches working in clubs, schools and the community…

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Toni Maree-Carnie to step down

Appointed AFL New Zealand Director, Toni Maree-Carnie will step down from the position of Appointed Director on the AFL New Zealand Board following 6 years of fantastic service.
 

The current CEO of Harbour Sport Regional Sports Trust was first appointed to the Board in 2011 and subsequently reappointed…

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Anderson swoops to win Round 6 Rising Star

The AFL New Zealand Rising Star award will be awarded weekly to a standout young player in the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Each week the award will be allocated to those who show ability that favours the core components it takes to become an AFL Player. To be…

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Fuschtei-Hawke represents heritage

Ronald Fuschtei-Hawke was a member of Port Adelaide’s Aboriginal Academy team that toured New Zealand in December 2017.
 

As a reward for completing both the educational and football components of the Academy program across the year, he along with his team were provided with the opportunity to…

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Howison to lead the way yet again

Recently and historically, Andrew Howison has been an inspirational player and captain for New Zealand.
 

Leading from the front, Howison starred in all five games at the 2017 International Cup and was rewarded with being named the Captain of the World side. The selection was made through umpire votes…

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2018 AVJennings Saints Senior AFL Cup

The 2018 AVJennings Saints Senior AFL Cup took place over the last 2 weeks where Secondary Schools around all of Auckland participated in playing AFL.
 

Once again, the St Kilda Football Club and AVJennings are a proud sponsor of the AFL Cup and surrounding AFL New Zealand community programmes…

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