Current director, Liza McNally, elected Deputy Chair of AFL New Zealand

At the recent AFL NZ board meeting Adelaide based director, Liza McNally, was elected Deputy Chair of AFL New Zealand. Ms McNally will be supporting newly appointed Chairman, Bernard Saundry. 

Ms McNally is an executive level marketer with over 25 years experience across the media, telecommunications, hospitality and entertainment sectors…

28 Apr 11:51 AM 0 Read More...

History maker: Bramwell claims first ever Women's Best and Fairest award

Bulldogs midfielder, Sam Bramwell has etched her name into the history books, winning the first ever Women’s Premiership Best and Fairest award.

The announcement was made at the 2021 Premiership Grand Final lunch at North Harbour Stadium.

The votes were awarded by the Umpires following each game throughout the…

27 Apr 1:45 PM 0 Read More...

Albany Junior High falling in love with AFL

The sport of AFL is gaining momentum at Albany Junior High School on Auckland’s North Shore, following the success of a KiwiSport funded project focusing on Secondary School participation.

The project is part of the KiwiSport initiative and is in partnership with Harbour Sport, North Harbour Badminton, Hockey and…

21 Apr 2:44 PM 0 Read More...

Joint winners: Donnell-Brown and Murray share 2021 Best and Fairest award

History was made on Sunday morning when Southern Saints midfielder, Carlos Donnell-Brown and Central Giants ruckman, Kirk Murray were announced as joint winners for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership Best and Fairest Award.

The announcement was made at the 2021 Premiership Grand Final Breakfast on Sunday morning at…

21 Apr 10:43 AM 0 Read More...

2021 Women's Premiership Team of the Year

Each week throughout the 2021 Premiership season, AFL New Zealand announced the ‘Team of the week’ which featured the best players from the previous weekends round.

At the conclusion of the season, the best 16 players that featured the most made the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership Team of the…

20 Apr 10:59 AM 0 Read More...

2021 Men's Premiership Team of the Year

Each week throughout the 2021 Premiership season, AFL New Zealand announced the ‘Team of the week’ which featured the best players from the previous weekends round.

At the conclusion of the season, the best 22 players that featured the most made the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership Team of the…

20 Apr 9:19 AM 0 Read More...

BIG BIG SOUND! Giants crowned 2021 Premiers with big win over the Saints

The Central Giants saved their best performance until last as they outplayed the Southern Saints to win the 2021 Premiership by 30 points at North Harbour Stadium in Auckland.

Coming into the match as slight favourites, the Giants kicked 8 goal to 3 and snuffed out the attacking Saints, who…

19 Apr 3:31 PM 0 Read More...

Sensational Bulldogs claim 2021 Women's Premiership

The Bulldogs have lifted the 2021 Premiership trophy after producing a stunning game in the Grand Final, beating the Magpies by 34 points at North Harbour Stadium.

It was a even contest despite the score line and the match started at a fast and frenetic pace. It was the Bulldogs…

19 Apr 1:55 PM 0 Read More...