AFL NZ & Technology

AFL New Zealand is moving forward and using all kinds of new, online technology to benefit both our staff, and the communities that we service.

Through the use of a new website and YouTube, we can provide resources for both staff and players to improve their skills and knowledge of…

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Junior Hawks Cup Christchurch Cluster Tournament

Christchurch Cluster Junior Boys: Winners St Bedes College A

St Bedes College A                   32         Hillview High                             19

St Bedes College B                   40         Burnside College                       25

Hillview High                             30         St Bedes College B                   16

St Bedes College A                   39         Burnside College                       19

Burnside College                       17         Hillview High                             16

St Bedes College…

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Junior Hawks Cup Northland Report

Northland Cluster Junior Girls: Winners Tikipunga High

Tikipunga High                          36         Whangarei Girls High                 12

Tikipunga High                          42         Whangarei Girls High                 09

Tikipunga High                          24         Whangarei Girls High                 04

 

Northland Cluster Junior Boys: Winners Bay of Islands College

Tikipunga High                          44         Christian Renewal School           12

Bay of Islands College              32…

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Junior Hawks Cup Counties Cluster Report

Counties Manukau Cluster Junior Boys: Winners Papatoetoe High

Aorere College                          38         Southern Cross Campus            27

Papatoetoe High                       72         Rosehill College                        13

Aorere College                          99         Rosehill College                        00

Papatoetoe High                       40         Southern Cross Campus            02

Papatoetoe High                       29         Aorere College                          27

Southern Cross Campus            22         Rosehill College                        19

The Counties Cluster…

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This Weekend, Junior SS NI Champs

The junior and secondary schools north island championship will be played this weekend, on the 10th of November. 17 teams from across the north island will come together at the Trusts Stadium in Waitakere to play for one of 3 divisions.

The games will kick off at 10:00am on…

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Junior Hawks Cup Wellington Cluster Results

Wellington’s 2012 Junior Hawks Cup was contested by tournament regulars Hutt Valley High School (reigning champs), Onslow College (inaugural champs) and Wellington College. The matches this year were played at Wakefield Park in surprisingly good conditions.
Game 1:
Wellington College                    34         Onslow College                         17

Hawks Cup 2012 started with…

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Junior Hawks Cup Auckland Cluster Results and Photos!

Auckland Cluster Junior Boys: Winners St Pauls College

One Tree Hill College                 62         Selwyn College                         01

St Pauls College                       26         Western Springs College           24

Western Springs College           47         Selwyn College                         09

St Pauls College                       36         One Tree Hill College                 07

One Tree Hill College                 22         Western Springs College           10

St…

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AFL look for long-term New Zealand growth

New Zealand is the next frontier for the AFL – in the short term and beyond. The AFL want to start attracting elite Kiwi sportsmen into the draft.

The league will make history on Anzac Day next year when St Kilda play Sydney in Wellington – the first match for premiership points…

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Canterbury three-peat at NPC

A weekend of firsts.
Canterbury Cobras reeled in their third consecutive Championship on the weekend to commemorate a weekend of firsts. Day one saw the Otago Riot participate in their first ever Senior Championship on the back of their appearance at the March 2012 Under 20 NPC in Canterbury. The…

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2012 AFLNZ Community Awards

The inaugural AFLNZ Community Awards were held on the 29th of September, AFL Grand Final Day. It was a casual and fun occasion attended by AFLNZ associates, staff and members of the wider AFLNZ community.

The awards are about recognising partners and associates and the collaborative efforts assisting with the…

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Saints on march for New Zealand talent

ST Kilda head of football Chris Pelchen believes New Zealand could field a stand-alone AFL team within 20 years.

With the Saints set to play the first international match for premiership points against Sydney in Wellington on Anzac Day next year, Pelchen is confident interest in the sport will…

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VAFA U18 v NZ Hawks U18 Tour Report

The Victorian Amateur Football Association continued its unbeaten record against the New Zealand Hawks with two wins over the Under 18’s in Wellington on the weekend.

This year saw an age shift for the NZ Hawks with the team previously fielding Under 20 teams against their competitors.  New challenges…

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