Draft round up: Landy to rise with the Suns

The Northern Suns have selected University Blues ruckman as their number 1 draft pick at the National Draft as they set out to win the 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership, kicking off on February 17th at QBE Stadium in Auckland. 
 

The 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership squad will also…

29 Nov 11:02 AM 0 Read More...

Phantom Draft: Who will be number 1?

With the 2018 AFL New Zealand National Draft only hours away, AFL New Zealand media predicts who could be taken as the top pick in each of the three categories.
 
The three categories involved are: 
Category 1: AFL New Zealand Academy Graduates
Category 2: Auckland based players
Category 3…

28 Nov 2:31 PM 0 Read More...

Suns to visit NZ for pre-season camp

The Gold Coast Suns will head to New Zealand in December for its first pre-season training camp in five years.
 

The last time the Suns travelled during pre-season was in late 2013 when they spent two weeks in the high-altitude United States city of Flagstaff.

They…

28 Nov 9:13 AM 0 Read More...

2018 AFL New Zealand National Draft order

The 2018 AFL New Zealand National Draft will take place tomorrow night at 8.00pm and will see all players placed into one of three list categories.
 

Highlighting the logistics of the competition and scheduling at QBE Stadium, the list categories are determined by national representation, age and regions…

27 Nov 3:14 PM 0 Read More...

Next Generation footy stars brave the weather in Round 5 of the Youth competition

The next generation of footy stars in New Zealand braved wet weather and windy conditions to take part in round 5 of the Youth competition.
 

We start this week in Canterbury where in the U15 grade, the Suns got their first win on the board as they ran out…

27 Nov 12:47 PM 0 Read More...

University Blues claim 2018 Auckland AFL Premiership

The University Blues are the 2018 Auckland AFL Premiers as they defeated the Mt Roskill Saints by 19 points in a rain sodden match at QBE Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
 

The most successful club in AAFL history added another Premiership to their tally as they produced a dominant first…

26 Nov 3:32 PM 0 Read More...

Big names back in the draft

This year’s AFL New Zealand National Draft will feature some big names who are either returning or making their debut in the 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership. 
 

We feature four players who will be high on every coaches list.

The 2018 AFL New Zealand National Draft will take…

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NZ Kahu make it five in a row with win over Port Adelaide

New Zealand Kahu Youth Girls has beaten Port Adelaide’s Women’s Aboriginal AFL Academy (WAAA) by 10 points at a rain-soaked QBE Stadium in Auckland to make it five wins in succession.
 

Tesharna Maher and Dorena Hansen starred for the WAAA but the Kahu proved too strong…

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Live Blog: NZ Kahu vs Port Adelaide Women's Indigenous Academy

Welcome to our live coverage of the AFL game between NZ Kahu vs Port Adelaide Women’s Indigenous Academy.

Play by play updates of the game will be posted below.
New Zealand Kahu Youth Girls vs Port Adelaide Women’s Indigenous AFL Academy
QBE Stadium, Albany, Auckland
Saturday, November 24th…

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Women's Aboriginal AFL Academy trip to NZ: Diary Day 4

Today was the most challenging day we have had so far on our New Zealand trip but also the most fun.
 

Us Women’s Aboriginal AFL Academy girls were given the day off training and instead we were told we would have to face some of our deepest fears…

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NZ Kahu team to face Port Adelaide Indigenous Academy

The New Zealand Kahu Youth Girls coaching staff have announced the final team who will take on Port Adelaide Women’s Indigenous Academy at QBE Stadium in Auckland.
 
New Zealand Kahu Youth Girls vs Port Adelaide Women’s Indigenous AFL Academy
QBE Stadium, Albany, Auckland
Saturday, November 24th
Kick…

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Women's Aboriginal AFL Academy trip to NZ: Diary Days 1-3

My name is Colleen Karpany and I am 16 years old. I go to school at Avenues College at Windsor Gardens. I am also a member of Port Adelaide’s Women’s Aboriginal AFL Academy which only started this year.
 

Because I worked hard and finished all the school…

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