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Talented locals get Swans Academy call-up

THREE AFL North Coast players have been called up to play for the Sydney Swans Academy. Beau Guthrie from the Coffs Breakers and Port Macquarie’s Cedar Barry have been chosen to play in the Swans’ under-16s team that will be

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Lismore gets love from legends

TWO of the AFL’s all-time greats visited Lismore’s footy community on Thursday to deliver equipment and apparel donations. Four-time premiership coach Alastair Clarkson, accompanied by Sydney Swans’ Norm Smith Medallist Ryan O’Keefe, also met the local club, the Lismore Swans

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Break in the weather sees the Heat shine through

A combination of the generosity of the weather gods and the hard work of the ground staff at Sport UNE allowed Saturday’s Northern Heat session to go ahead as planned. The playing fields were in outstanding condition despite the month

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“On this day in September” – 13 September

This date has previously hosted two Senior Grand Finals that were of huge significance to the South Coffs and Sawtell Toormina clubs. It’s also a date where the Grafton Tigers continued a run of dominance in the Best & Fairest

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Breakers show they’re still the team to beat

ANY thoughts reigning premier the Coffs Breakers would be an easier egg to crack in 2021 have quickly been laid to rest. Playing in a replay of last year’s grand final against the Northern Beaches Blues, the Breakers put their

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‘Shoosh for Kids’ returns in 2021

AFL NSW/ACT is proud to support the NSW Government Office of Sport initiative, Shoosh for Kids campaign. Shoosh for Kids is a collaborative effort between the Office of Sport and state sporting bodies to promote positive sideline behaviour to their members,

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Tiger redemption or Sawtell dominance – who will win Seniors?

  Grafton Tigers are on the verge of completing one of the great resurrection stories in local sport, but find the competition’s most successful club, Sawtell Toormina Saints, standing in their way. In the five year period from 2015 to

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Return to Play Protocols Education and Q&A Session

Getting your team and venue ready for Round 1 AFL NSW/ACT will be hosting a “Return to Play Protocols and Education Session” to discuss the protocols for your team and home venue prior to Round 1. Date: Wednesday, 15 July

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Grassroots Sport Fund – Applications Now Open

  The Grassroots Sport Fund is part of the NSW Government’s Community Sport Recovery Package – helping support the sector to get back on its feet. The Grassroots Sport Fund will provide a one-off grant of up to $1,000 to

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Return to Competition Education Sessions

Ground Manager

Ahead of the commencement of the 2020 Community Football Season, AFL NSWACT will be hosting a number of free online education sessions. Ground Manager Education Session Ground Manager webinar is primarily for prospective new Ground Managers but could also be

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