Kahu make huge improvement against Woomeras

The U18 New Zealand Kahu have made a dramatic improvement against the AFL Indigenous Woomeras, showing remarkable development given their relative inexperience.
Between the first and second matches of the series, the Kahu reduced their margin of defeat by almost half.

While that was in part down to a better…

15 Dec 10:35 AM 0 Read More...

Woomeras take first match against Kahu

The AFL Indigenous Woomeras have defeated the U18 New Zealand Kahu, showing great skill and tenacity across the game.
While large periods of the match saw the Woomeras dominate, the Kahu were very competitive at times.

The match started with a flurry of points to the Woomeras, but by the…

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Kahu to take on touring Woomeras team

The U18 New Zealand Kahu will finish the year with a two match series against the touring AFL Indigenous Woomeras team.
The AFL Indigenous Woomeras debuted at the Australian National Youth Girls Championships in May, and putting in strong performances across the tournament.

Coached by the highly regarded Jason Mifsud…

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Celebration of AFL in 2nd Kahus match

The Australian Breeze and U18 New Zealand Kahus have wrapped up their series with another win to the Breeze, but plaudits and celebrations of the contributions of all players across the matches.
It was another match of improvements for the U18 New Zealand Kahus, particularly in terms of game understanding…

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Hawks fight hard in 2nd VAFA match

The New Zealand Hawks have made a strong statement in their 2nd match against the Victorian Amateur Football Association, playing with intensity and passion.
15 minutes into the first quarter, the scores remained 0.1 – 0.1, with the Hawks kicking the first point of the game, and keeping VAFA…

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VAFA give Hawks masterclass in AFL

The Victorian Amateur Football Association have served up a masterclass in AFL to the U18 New Zealand Hawks in the first match of the Challenge Cup series.
In slippery wet conditions, VAFA were unstoppable moving the ball into the attacking area, and were simply too classy despite a valiant effort…

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Friends and rivals in Kahus clash

The growing friendships between the female AFL communities of Australia and New Zealand have been celebrated in the first match of the AFL International Youth Girls Cup.
However, the match between the U18 NZ Kahus and the Australian Breeze was played with a fiercely competitive spirit, with both teams playing…

05 Oct 11:50 AM 0 Read More...

VAFA and Australian Breeze Tour Programme

The Victorian Amateur Football Association and Australian Breeze will be playing a series of matches against the Under 18 New Zealand Hawks and Kahus respectively.
See the tour programme, which includes team lists, scoresheets, the match schedule and messages from AFL New Zealand, the Australian Youth Girls and the Victorian…

02 Oct 9:30 AM 0 Read More...

U18 NZ Kahus squad to play Australia

The U18 New Zealand Kahus squad to take on the Australia Youth Girls team has been selected.
The Under 18 New Zealand Kahus are New Zealand’s premier female team, and the target for every young woman who plays in the AFL New Zealand High Performance programme.

The matches will…

19 Sep 12:58 PM 0 Read More...

U18 NZ Hawks Squad to face VAFA

The Under 18 New Zealand Hawks squad has been selected, and will take on the Victorian Amateur Football Association in a two game series in October.
The series has become an annual fixture, with the gap between the two team steadily narrowing.

In the 2013 series, the Victorian Amateur Football…

19 Sep 9:31 AM 0 Read More...

AFL Legend Simon Black meets NZ Hawks

A team talk from AFL legend Simon Black was a highlight of the International Cup for the New Zealand Hawks.
The Brisbane Lions stalwart, who has New Zealand heritage, spoke to the team the night before their win over the USA Revolution.

In Black’s words, he saw the passion…

20 Aug 9:39 AM 0 Read More...

NZ Hawks International Cup Schedule

The New Zealand Hawks will have a busy schedule of matches and events at the International Cup. Find out more below:

Wednesday 6th August:
New Zealand Hawks vs Ormond FC. Practice match for the International Cup. VAFA Headquarters, Sportscover Arena, Elsternwick Park, 162 Glenhuntly Road. Match starts at 6.30pm…

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