There are currently five leagues involved with AFL competitions in New Zealand.
The Otago League is the latest inclusion and AFL New Zealand will work towards creating and establishing pathway for female participation.
Every year the five leagues send representative teams to the National Provincial Championship held in December at the completion of regional competitions. The current champions are Auckland.
The level of competition is high and the NPC gives players an opportunity for selection to the New Zealand national team the New Zealand Hawks.To register your interest contact us here
There are 6 clubs across Auckland competing in the AAFL. Matches will begin on the 31st of August, with the season running until the 30th of November.
We invite all players, regardless of skill level to come and experience the fun and excitement of playing AFL. The AAFL competition is affordable, enjoyable and competitive.
AAFL is always looking for volunteers and in particular umpires. Umpiring offers people the opportunity to be a part of the game they love, keep fit and meet new people. If you are interested in umpiring please contact our President, Steve Fury, on 021404849 for further detail.
The North Shore Tigers train at Greenslade Reserve, Northcote, on Wednesday at 6.00pm. New players are always welcome. For more information, contact Barry Rogers, Acting President of the North Shore Tigers, at email@example.com, or on 021 6745 160.
University Rules Football Club train at Colin Maiden Park, Merton Road, St. Johns on Wednesday at 6:00pm. Contact Chris Mundell at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 021 330 772, or Howard Gilbert at email@example.com or on 021 1427465.
Manurewa Raiders AFL Football Club train at Mountfort Park , Manurewa (Manurewa Rugby Club) on Wednesday at 6.00pm. Contact Club President Leigh Dowie on 0274822337, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Pakuranga A.F.C. Panthers train at Pigeon Mountain Domain on Wednesdays at 6.30pm. New players should contact coach Brodyn Bevan on 021 105 6191. The club is also seeking local businesses for sponsorship. Interested parties should contact Treasurer Terry Carroll on 027 520 0830.
The Waitakere Magpies train at Parrs Park, Waitakere on Wednesday nights between 7-9pm, starting from September 3rd. Contact Bex Siebert, Secretary and Team manager – 021 1079489
The Canterbury Australian Football Association was formed in 1974 and existed until 1998 when the Canterbury Australian Football League was formed. This body remains to this day.
There are four teams in the CAFL and the annual competition runs from late August to early November. Canterbury is one of the strongest regions in New Zealand, winning three NPC titles in a row between 2010 and 2012.
If you are interested in playing and live in the Waikato region, please contact email@example.com to discuss what options are available.
COLOURS: Black and Gold
NPC TITLES: 2009
PRESIDENT: James Terry
Phone: 021 411 449
SECRETARY: Margaret Lavery
Phone: 027 243 5678
UMPIRES REPRESENTATIVE: Chris Newlove
Phone: 021 166 6970
Club Representative – North City Demons: Shannon Wall
Phone: 021 485 158
Club Representative – Wellington City Saints: Josh Riddiford
Phone: 027 423 4481
Club Representative – Eastern Bulldogs: James Terry
Phone: 021 411 449
Club Representative – Hutt Valley Eagles: Alex Wood
Phone: 027 766 4358
COLOURS: Blue and Gold
NPC TITLES: N/A
PRESIDENT: Michael Bruhn
Contact Phone: 021 609 401
VICE PRESIDENT: Warwick Kain
Contact Phone: 022 614 7858
The Otago Riot are looking for players for the upcoming season. For more information and general enquiries, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.