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.

The recent development of AFL9’s and “Play AFL” Clubs will be utilised as a recruiting ground for established AFL competitions.

Every year the five leagues send representative teams to the National Provincial Championship held in December at the completion of regional competitions.

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 sign up here

Auckland Australian Football league

There are 6 clubs across Auckland competing in the AAFL. The season runs from September to early December.



Clubs Information:

The North Shore Tigers train at Greville Reserve, Forrest Hill, on Wednesday at 6.00pm. New players are always welcome. Contact coach Adam Simpson  - 027 384 6978


University Rules Football Club  train at Colin Maiden Park, Merton Road, St. Johns on Wednesday at 6:30pm. Contact Chris Mundell – 021 330 772


Manurewa Raiders AFL Football Club train at Mountfort Park , Manurewa (Manurewa Rugby Club) on Wednesday at 6.00pm. Contact Dave Abetz  - 021 112 7092 (Coach)


Mt Roskill A.R.F.C. Inc. train at War Memorial Park , May Rd , Mt Roskill on Wednesday at 5.30pm. Contact Matt Kemp  <matt@blazingcrab.com>


Pakuranga A.F.C. Panthers train at Pidgeon Mountain Reserve, Bucklands Beach, Auckland on Wednesdays at 6.30pm. Contact coach Brodyn Bevan  - 021 105 6191


Waitakere Magpies train at Avondale race course pre season, Parrs Park, Waitakere during season. Contact Bex Siebert, Secretary and Team manager – 021 1079489

To visit the AAFL website click here.

Canterbury Australian Football League

The Canterbury Australian Football Association was formed in 1974 and it existed with varying levels of success until 1998 when the Canterbury Australian Football League was formed and this body remains to this day.

There are four teams in the CAFL and the annual competition runs from late August to early November.

To find out more about the league and teams click here.

New Zealands youngest league the Waikato AFL have three teams.

To find out more about the league and teams click here.

COLOURS: Black and Gold


PRESIDENT: Mark Langdon

E-mail: thelangdons@clear.net.nz

Contact Phone: 027 4717 165

Postal Address: 1 Govind Grove, Ngaio, Wellington 6035



Contact Phone: 027 6839-241

Postal Address: 63a Sar St, Wadestown, Wellington 6012

SECRETARY: Margaret Lavery

E-mail: margaretlavery@gmail.com

Phone: 027 243 5678

Postal Address: 11 Baylands Drive, Newlands, Wellington 6037

TREASURER: Damien Grant

E-mail: Damien.Grant@nzta.govt.nz

Contact Phone: 021-887-855

Postal Address: 54 Colchester Crescent Newlands Wellington 6037


E-mail: sakiwi69@hotmail.com

Contact Phone: 021 166 6970

Postal Address: 9 Cleary Street, Waterloo, Lower Hutt 5011

COLOURS: Blue and Gold


PRESIDENT: Michael Bruhn

E-mail: bruhn.mic@gmail.com

Contact Phone: 021 609 401

Postal Address: 11 Tedder Street, St. Kilda, Dunedin



Contact Phone: 022 614 7858

SECRETARY: George Read

TREASURER: Michael Coventry

Club Captain: Connor O’Fee

E-mail: conor.o’fee@dunedinvenues.co.nz

Contact Phone: 0273055257