Under 18 New Zealand Falcons Team Named

The Under 18/19 New Zealand Falcons side will tour Melbourne, Australia to play two games, the second against a Mornington Peninsula Interleague side from April 25th – 30th, 2023

From the initial squad a final team has been selected to play two games, with the first on Wednesday April 26th and the second against the Mornington Peninsula Junior Football League on Friday April 28th. The team is as follows;

First NameLast NameRegion
JustinGauciCoachAuckland
AdamClarkeAssistant CoachCanterbury
AlastairMaiseyAssistant CoachAuckland
RegRanchhodTeam ManagerAuckland
OttoAlermo FletcherWellington
DylanRussellCanterbury
ConnorMcIver RhodesAuckland
EthanLatimerCanterbury
HenryRussellCanterbury
XavierGilesCanterbury
SamMeyerCanterbury
NoahAllisonCanterbury
TonyWorthingtonCanterbury
OliverGiamblancoCanterbury
MaxHammettCanterbury
LachlanMcBrideCanterbury
WillArscottCanterbury
CameronHowisonCanterbury
AlexKemptWellington
SpencerJonesAuckland
TaneKirtonAuckland
CodyBealeAuckland
DrewClemasAuckland
DanielLaracyAuckland

This will be the fifth trip to Melbourne for the U18’s and follows on from a long and successful partnership with Mornington Peninsula Junior Football League.

The tour will provide the team with an insight into Australian club football, a visit to an AFL Club and attendance an AFL game.

Tour Itinerary

April 24th

Evening                Auck/ Well/ Perth flights depart for Melbourne

April 25th

Morning               Chch/ flights depart for Melbourne

5.00pm                Welcome Function at Hastings Football Club

April 26th

6.00pm                Game 1 vs Eastern Football League at Hastings Football Club

April 27th

11.00am              Visit and Training at St Kilda Football Club at RSEA Park Moorabbin

April 28th

6.00pm                Game 2 vs Mornington Peninsula Interleague at Hastings Football Club

April 29th

6.35pm                View Live AFL Game Hawthorn vs Bulldogs

Night                    Auck/ Perth flights depart for home

April 30th

Morning               Well flights depart for home

Evening                Chch flights depart for home

Please note all times are indications with final timing to be confirmed.