2018 Senior Competition draw revealed

The 2018 season will see the four Senior clubs playing each other five teams each across 15 rounds of action. Highlights of the season include: North Coast Grand Final (Saturday 1 September) is in the AFL’s bye week between the

Melville Girls Academy set to raise AFLW curtain

Melville High School (Kempsey) Girls Academy students will join forces with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander girls teams from Western Sydney to compete in an AFLX style round-robin tournament, prior to Friday’s AFL Women’s match at Blacktown International Sportspark. In

Eagles flying on the national stage

  The Rio Tinto AFL Woomeras Leadership Program began yesterday (Tuesday), with two players from Kempsey in attendance. Maleah Waters-Holten and Mattarley Kelly-Scholes join the program as a part of the Rio Tinto AFL Woomeras squad and are in Melbourne

AFLX hits the North Coast with the Clontarf Foundation

The wet weather in Port Macquarie couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm of the boys from the Clontarf Foundation when they took part in the North Coast’s first foray into AFLX. Teams from the Clontarf Academies at Kempsey High, Melville High, and

Prizes on offer for 2018 registrations

Have you registered with your Junior footy club for the 2018 AFL North Coast season? Players who have registered by Friday 9 March will go into a draw to win fantastic prizes including: Tickets to a Sydney Swans home match

Launch of the South West Rocks Dockers

The growth in popularity of AFL across the Macleay Valley has led to the formation of the South West Rocks Dockers club. South West Rocks local Mark Plummer was behind the idea but he credits the community support for the

Girls Pathway to State Footy starts here!

Hey girls – if you want to play state footy, here’s the first step! AFL NSW/ACT has recently redesigned the female talent pathway that leads to selection in both the Under 16 and Under 18 NSW/ACT teams to compete at

Sydney Swans return to Coffs

The QBE Sydney Swans arrive in Coffs Harbour this week for their annual pre-season training camp which will be held from Tuesday 13 to Friday 16 February. Whilst the team are in town there will be a number of chances

Grafton Women’s and Girls Come and Try

You watched the first rounds of AFLW, or you saw the Sydney Swans when they were in Grafton, and now you want to play Youth Girls or Women’s AFL. Then head on down to the Grafton Tigers’ Come n Try

First Women’s Draft is the Finished Product

An incredible response from women wanting to play AFL has seen the first ever draft staged to create the teams to compete in the inaugural AFL North Coast Women’s competition. The draft has seen 63 women selected by Port Macquarie