Kelston BHS dominate Waitakere Junior Hawks Cup

Two teams from Kelston Boys High School have powered ahead of the pack to take out first and second place in the Waitakere Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament. The tournament was held at The Trusts Arena in Waitakere.
The Junior Hawks Cup constitutes the first step on the AFL New…

12 Nov 10:14 AM 0 Read More...

U-18 NZ Hawks Haka

 
The U-18 New Zealand Hawks performing their Haka before the match against the Victoria Amateur Football Association on 7/10/13.
U-18 New Zealand Hawks Team:
Rhys Panui-Leth

Kyle Smith

James McKenzie

Kade Riddell

Joseph Baker-Thomas

Gray Samuels

Te Rei Clark

Simon Rajwer

Maia Pene…

07 Nov 11:36 AM 0 Read More...

One Tree Hill College win Central Auckland Junior Hawks Cup

The Central Auckland Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament for 2013 has been held, with boys from One Tree Hill College beating St Paul’s College and Marcellin College for the trophy. The tournament was held at St Paul’s College in Ponsonby.
The Junior Hawks Cup constitutes the first step…

06 Nov 5:34 PM 0 Read More...

Junior Hawks Cup gets underway in Northland

The first Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament of 2013 has been held, with girls and boys from Dargaville High School and the Bay of Islands College competing for the title of champions of Northland. The tournament was held at Tikipunga Sports Ground, in Whangarei.
The Junior Hawks Cup constitutes the…

01 Nov 4:20 PM 0 Read More...

Play AFL in Central Auckland this summer

AFL New Zealand are excited to announce the opening of the Central Auckland Play AFL Club. Located at St Paul’s College in Ponsonby, the Central Auckland Play AFL Club will provide those living in the heart of the city the opportunity to play the new and dynamic sport of…

18 Oct 12:14 PM 0 Read More...

Star athlete makes history in AFL

Kaitaia’s Claudia McMeekin has become a breakthrough performer when it comes to sport.

In 2008, she became one of the select few females to represent Northland at the Roller Mills primary schools rugby tournament. She had a blinder at the tournament and became the first or maybe second – the…

10 Oct 9:37 AM 0 Read More...

VAFA work hard for victory over NZ Hawks

The U-18 New Zealand Hawks have been beaten by the U-18 Victorian Amateur Football Association, in a physical and entertaining match. Both teams acquitted themselves well, showing a willingness to take risks in the pursuit of points.

The match was the first time a visiting team from the…

05 Oct 11:15 PM 0 Read More...

Play AFL Clubs opening in October

Regardless of age or ability, there are opportunities to Play AFL at your local Play AFL Club.
 

Play AFL Clubs have been developed as a hub for AFL in the community. The whole family can play. Children play games of AFL KiwiKick with children from other schools. Competitions of…

04 Oct 12:00 PM 0 Read More...

AFL New Zealand Community Awards 2013

AFL New Zealand have hosted in conjunction with the 2013 AFL Grand Final, an annual Community Awards function at the AUT Millennium Institute in Mairangi Bay. The event was a fantastic chance to recognise and thank the many people and partner organisations that have contributed to the success of AFL…

01 Oct 3:02 PM 0 Read More...

U-18 Kahus Preparing to Break New Ground

AFL New Zealand is proud to announce a new pathway in High Performance sport for women. The New Zealand Kahus will be the first ever Women’s team to represent New Zealand at AFL.
The pathway to the New Zealand Kahus begins at age group level. The first opportunity is…

28 Aug 4:03 PM 0 Read More...

Wellington Community Trust support AFLNZ's success

AFL has taken off in Wellington as a participation and spectator sport thanks to the efforts of AFL New Zealand and the support of the Wellington Community Trust. The introduction of the new and dynamic sport of AFL has delivered many varied benefits to the people of Wellington.
AFL New…

28 Aug 12:25 PM 0 Read More...

Hibiscus Coast Schools get a taste for AFL KiwiKick

Five Primary Schools on the Hibiscus Coast have been involved in structured coaching programmes involving the delivery of sport to children between the ages of 5 to 13 by eight Regional Sporting Organisations. AFL New Zealand has taken on the leadership role for the project with a highly collaborative approach…

25 Jul 3:21 PM 0 Read More...