Bulldogs win minor CAFL Premiership

The first finalist for the 2014 Canterbury AFL has been found, with the Christchurch Bulldogs looking like strong contenders for the major premiership.
As top qualifiers, the Bulldogs will progress automatically to the Grand Final. The are likely to be joined by the Blues, but there is always the possibility…

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

Geoff Dickson reappointed to AFLNZ Board

Dr. Geoff Dickson, current Chairman of the AFL New Zealand Board of Directors, has been reappointed to the Board.
He is currently the longest serving Board member, having first been appointed in 2006, and subsequently reappointed for the first time in 2009.

In that period, he has been a tireless…

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Warren Jones Carlton's Kiwi Connection

Could there be anyone more eminently qualified to cast judgment on next year’s Carlton-St Kilda Anzac Day Centenary Match in Wellington than Warren “Wow” Jones?
A representative of both clubs as a player in 123 matches through 11 seasons from 1978, Jones, by his own admission, declared “I…

29 Oct 11:20 AM 0 Read More...

Regional League Results - October 18/19

The recently completed Regional League matches around the country saw the powerful teams in Canterbury storm towards the finals, an upset result in Auckland, and two unbeaten Wellington sides going head to head.
Auckland
The AAFL points table is looking interesting heading into the Labour Weekend break, with four teams…

24 Oct 3:46 PM 0 Read More...

Saints to take on Carlton in Wellington

ST KILDA and Carlton will play in Wellington in the opening game on Anzac Day next year, which marks the 100th anniversary of the landing at Gallipoli.
The match will start at 1.10pm local time (11.10am AEST), meaning it will coincide with the Anzac Day marches that take…

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Junior Hawks Cup growing bigger and better

The Junior Hawks Cup is set to return even bigger and better than last year, with a great selection of schools gearing up to compete.
Open to Year 9 and 10 students, the Junior Hawks Cup is where many players get their first taste of AFL. Many players who have…

20 Oct 9:38 AM 0 Read More...

Regional League results - 11th and 12th October

Another round of exciting Regional League matches have taken place, with thrilling close matches in Canterbury, dominant teams emerging in Auckland and young players stealing the show in Wellington.
Canterbury
The two CAFL matches on Saturday saw the two top teams fighting for position in the race to the Minor…

13 Oct 4:12 PM 0 Read More...

Play AFL Clubs starting October 13!

Play AFL Clubs are set to kick off! Everyone can join their local Play AFL Club.
Play AFL Clubs cater for all players, regardless of age or ability. Play AFL Clubs are fun, social and great for fitness.

Children aged 5-12 take part in AFL KiwiKick modules, learning the…

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