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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NZ Falcons return to Marvel Stadium in 2020

The New Zealand senior team will compete in the annual ANZAC clash against the AFL Academy at Marvel Stadium (formerly Etihad Stadium) in Melbourne on April 26th.
 

The match traditionally hosted by Wellington’s Westpac Stadium for 8 years has been relocated to the home of football for the…

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Applications open for 2020 NZ Senior Coaches

Applications are now open for the role of AFL New Zealand Senior Women’s Assistant Coaches for 2020.
 

The New Zealand Senior Men’s and Women’s team represents AFL New Zealand as its premier teams. The Men plays against the touring AFL Academy in April each year and…

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Suns head back to New Zealand for pre-season camp

Gold Coast will head to New Zealand on Sunday for a pre-season training camp, minus eight players that will stay home to manage injuries.
 

It’s the second straight year the Suns have travelled to Queenstown for a camp, but unlike 2018, not every player will make the…

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2020 AFL New Zealand Academy announced

The athletes for the 2020 AFL New Zealand Academy have been announced. Academy athletes will participate in skill development, athletic testing and measurement, game play and personal development over an 8 week period.
 

From the Academy, AFL New Zealand Academy Level 1, Level 2 and New Zealand U18 Youth…

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Youth aim for Academy spot in round 7

Round 7 of the 2019 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition wrapped up in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch this weekend and with only one round to go, all the players have developed their skills and game knowledge over the past seven weeks.
 

In Auckland, Mason Nimo and Onyx Tihanyi were…

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AFL International Cup heads to the Sunshine Coast

The AFL is pleased to announce the 2020 AFL International Cup (IC20) will be held on the Sunshine Coast from Saturday July 25 through to Saturday August 8.
 

In partnership with Tourism and Events Queensland and Sunshine Coast Council, the 2020 AFL International Cup will once again welcome more…

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2020 National Academy set to be announced

The 2020 AFL New Zealand Academy athletes are set to be announced this week in preparation for National Representation in April next year. 
 

Academy Athletes are selected from the AFL New Zealand Youth Competition in December of each year and AFL New Zealand Academy teams play touring Australian teams…

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Talent on display in round 6 of Youth competition

Week six of the AFL New Zealand Youth competition was back in full swing in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch over the weekend.
 

Glorious conditions greeted the players at Colin Maiden Park in Auckland as the under 12’s kicked off the day with a fantastic game in which the…

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Secondary Draft picks confirmed for 2020 Premiership

The AFL New Zealand Premiership teams have completed another step towards finalising player lists with further player selections through the Secondary Draft.
 

Following on from completing Retained Player Lists for the four AFL New Zealand Premiership teams, each side commenced its player ranks with 13 players listed and retained…

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Albany Junior take out Male Junior AFL Cup

Albany Junior High School have won the Junior Male Greater Auckland AFL Cup Championships after going through the tournament undefeated.
 

The day was held at North Harbour Stadium and and was attended by Albany Junior High School, Southern Cross Campus and Green Bay High School.

All sides were eligible…

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