Jolyn Collins headlines Women's National Draft

Jolyn Collins is likely to be one of the top picks at the inaugural Women’s Premiership national draft on Wednesday, February 3rd.

Jolyn is a pioneer for Women’s AFL in NZ being the first New Zealander to play in the Australian Youth Girls Championships where she represented Tasmania…

19 Jan 1:58 PM 0 Read More...

2021 Women's Premiership to introduce National Draft.

The 2021 AFL New Zealand Women’s Premiership will feature a National Draft for the first time.

Coaching staff from the Bulldogs and the Magpies will link together on Wednesday, February 3rd, as they look to commence work on their respective player rosters for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership…

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Assistant Coaches and Management staff finalised for 2021 Premiership

All four teams in the AFL New Zealand Premiership have announced their Coaching and Management staff in preparation for the 2021 season starting February 14th at North Harbour Stadium, Albany.

Central Giants

Assistant Coaches: Izaak Williams (Canterbury) & Wayne Sullivan (Waikato)

Manager: Keegan McCauley (Auckland)

Northern Suns

Assistant Coach: Lachie…

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Premiership players return to training after Summer break

AFL New Zealand Premiership players from across the country are preparing to head back to the training track ahead of the 2021 competition which is set to kick off on February 14th at North Harbour Stadium in Albany, Auckland.

With less than a month before round 1, each region will…

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Harbour Youth Programme a big success

AFL New Zealand would like to acknowledge the Auckland Councils’ involvement in supporting the 2020 North Harbour Youth Programme.

Auckland Council have played a vital role in assisting the programme with funding to ensure AFL New Zealand can continue to provide opportunities for everyone within the community to play AFL…

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Wellington AFL Women's Grand Final goes down to the wire

The Tigers are the 2020 Wellington Women’s AFL champs after a hard fought win over the Saints at Hutt Park on Sunday.

After seven rounds and nearly every weather condition, the Tigers and Saints turned out for the 2020 WAFLW Grand Final.

The tone for the game was set…

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2021 AFL New Zealand Academy announced

The athletes for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Academy have been announced. Academy athletes will participate in skill development, athletic testing and measurement, game play and personal development over an 8 week period.

From the Academy, AFL New Zealand Academy Level 1, Level 2 and New Zealand U18 Youth Girls…

16 Dec 8:53 AM 0 Read More...

Magpies win maiden Auckland Women's AFL Premiership

The Norwest Magpies are the 2020 Auckland AFL Women’s Premiers, after a convincing win over the Central Eastern Blues at North Harbour Stadium on Saturday.

The two sides were playing in their first Grand Final which was the culmination of a successful first season for the Women’s game…

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