Women's Premiership ready to go

The AFL New Zealand Women’s Premiership is set for the big time as it prepares for the upcoming 2020 season beginning on Feburary 9 at North Harbour Stadium in Auckland.  
 

The Women’s Premiership will take place in conjunction with the current Men’s Premiership and will take…

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2020 AFLNZ Premiership Form Guide: Northern Suns

The Northern Suns suffered a number of big injuries early on in the 2019 season and managed to claw their way back from the bottom of the ladder to finish in third place.
 

The Suns picked up the highly talented Patrick Smith from Canterbury in the draft and big…

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AFL New Zealand Premiership Honours Board

In the lead up to the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership, we have created an honours board that looks back over the past four seasons of New Zealand’s Premier AFL competition.
 
Premiers

AFL New Zealand Premiership Player of the Year

Best Attacking team

Best Defending team

All time…

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Physio by Design continues partnership with AFLNZ

Physio by Design have been appointed as the major provider of physiotherapy requirements for AFL New Zealand in 2020.
 

Based in Albany on Auckland’s North Shore, the team lead by Chris Johns will provide Physiotherapy for the AFL New Zealand Premiership, Academy and the 2020 ANZAC campaigns. Physio…

15 Jan 2:59 PM 0 Read More...

Premiership players return to the track ahead of season opener

AFL New Zealand Premiership players from across the country are preparing to head back to the training track ahead of the 2020 competition which is set to kick off on February 9th at North Harbour Stadium in Albany, Auckland.
 

The players from Northland, Auckland, Hamilton, Bay of Plenty, Wellington…

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NZ Kahu Youth Girls to host Mornington Peninsula Youth Girls in NZ

The AFL New Zealand Kahu Youth Girls will play a 2 game series against the Mornington Peninsula BlueScope Steelers Youth Girls in Auckland in early April.
 

They will be joined by an Under 14 and Under 16 Boy’s side from Mornington who will also make the trip over…

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AFLNZ Academy to host Mornington Peninsula in 2020

The Level 1 and 2 AFL New Zealand Academy will play a two game series against the Mornington Peninsula BlueScope Steelers from Victoria in Auckland in early April.
 

The Australian based League will travel from the heartland of AFL in Victoria for this will established tour itinerary.

A Youth…

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2020: NZ set for biggest year in Footy

In 2020, AFL New Zealand will see one of its biggest years in the organisations history. With a number of new programmes and tours planned throughout the year, it is an exciting time for AFL in New Zealand.
 

The International Cup will be held in July/August and New…

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Marshall 'Most Improved' AFL Player in 2019

AFL Hall of Famer Terry Wallace said breakout St Kilda star Rowan Marshall was the league’s most improved player last season.
 

The 24-year-old moved into a predominantly ruck role in 2019, playing 20 games and averaging 28 hitouts.

Wallace said by the end of the season…

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Youth Competition wraps up for 2019

The 2019 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition has drawn to a close after an exciting final week in Auckland, Wellington and Canterbury over the weekend.
 

The competition commenced in October and has been a huge success in introducing the game of AFL to new boys and girls in all…

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Bulldogs bite back to win Wellington Grand Final

The Eastern Suburbs Bulldogs are Premiers once again after overcoming a gallant Wellington City Saints side to win the Wellington AFL Grand Final at Hutt Park.
 

For the fourth consecutive year the Wellington City Saints and Eastern Suburbs Bulldogs went head to head in the WAFL Grand Final.

It…

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AFL New Zealand AGM March 8th, 2020

Please be advised of the following details for the AFL New Zealand AGM
 
Date: Sunday 8th March 2020
Venue: North Harbour Stadium, Stadium Drive, Albany.
Time: 11.00am
 
Elected Director Process
The Board is now calling for nominations for the following position.

One Elected Director (Up to a…

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