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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

Active Kids Program arrives in New South Wales

The NSW Government’s Active Kids Program has arrived with the January 31 starting date upon us. In preparation for the Active Kids launch, AFL NSW/ACT has been working hard with the NSW Government and the Office of Sport to ensure

North Coast Academy seeking Program Staff

The North Coast Academy of Sport is currently seeking nominations from people interested in undertaking roles as program staff of the 2018 AFL Female Athlete Development Program. The program is supported and endorsed by AFL NSW/ACT and will commence in

Women’s footy draft for the North Coast

Excitement and interest is building in the 2018 AFLW season, with round 1 just three weeks away (2 to 4 February). That weekend also marks a watershed date in the formation of a North Coast Women’s AFL competition with a

Five North Coast girls in State Academy

The North Coast is rapidly emerging as a breeding ground for talented female players, with five local girls named in the 2018 NSW/ACT Youth Girls Academy. The Youth Girls State Academy program is an exciting initiative catering to the most