WAFL Grand Final to cap exciting year for AFL in Wellington

The Grand Final of the Wellington AFL is approaching, promising to be an exciting culmination to the WAFL season.
The WAFL Grand Final will be held at Hutt Park, on Saturday the 14th of December, at 2.00pm.

The match will be held in conjunction with the AFL Flying Boomerangs…

04 Dec 11:22 AM 0 Read More...

Waitakere Magpies edge thrilling AAFL Grand Final

The Auckland AFL has a new champion, after the Waitakere Magpies won a close contest against the former champions, the Mt Roskill Saints. The fixture was a repeat of last year’s final, but a reversal of the result.
In a tense match, where the lead fluctuated throughout, it was…

02 Dec 11:32 AM 0 Read More...

NPC to bring high quality AFL to Christchurch

The AFL New Zealand National Provincial Championships are set to begin in Christchurch. The competition will be held at Westminster Park on the 7th and 8th of December.

Canterbury, the current champions, will be keen to use home advantage to retain their title. In 2012 they won their third National…

29 Nov 10:45 AM 0 Read More...

Waitakere Magpies, Mt Roskill Saints in Auckland Grand Final

The two best AFL teams in Auckland are set to go head to head, with the Waitakere Magpies and the Mt Roskill Saints both qualifying for the Auckland AFL final.
The match will be held on the 1st of December at 2.00pm, at Onepoto Domain on the North Shore…

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Strong performances in Wellington Junior Hawks Cup

The Wellington Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament has been held, with strong performances being registered by teams from around the region. The tournament was held at Hutt Park.
The Junior Hawks Cup constitutes the first step on the AFL New Zealand High Performance Pathway. Athletes that make an impression in…

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Regional Leagues starting soon

Keen AFL players across the country are preparing to lace up their boots for another season of club football. The regional leagues are beginning at the end of August.
Regional leagues will be operating across five major centres. Auckland, Waikato, Wellington, Canterbury and Otago leagues will give AFL enthusiasts around…

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AAFL Div 2 Final: Pakuranga Panthers Dominate

Pakuranga 9.4:58 defeat University B 5.3:33
Playing in their first Grand Final Pakuranga got the better of the more experienced University B in every department of the game.  Putting it all together in the match that counts, the Panthers took their play several steps up from…

04 Dec 11:16 AM 0 Read More...

2012 AAFL Final: Mt Roskill Win - A Saints view

Mt Roskill Saints 8.8:56 defeat Waitakere Magpies 7.5:47
We went into yesterday’s final with a healthy dose of trepidation, we’d seen the Magpies deal with Uni last week, and they do have a reputation for grand-final upsets. Our preparation was good, we were…

04 Dec 10:41 AM 0 Read More...

Eagles claim back to back Premierships

Unlike 2011 when the Eagles only took control in the third quarter of the grand final, this year the game was over by half time. The Eagles opened up 21-point lead at the first break and by half time had extended their lead to 47-points, with the Dogs…

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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…

24 Oct 10:57 AM 0 Read More...

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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