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Women’s focus is on Grafton

All eyes will be on Ellem Oval tomorrow with the only match in the Women’s competition being played in Grafton. Due to byes and postponements the Grafton Tigers and Lismore Swans Women will be at the epicentre of Women’s footy

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Sydney Swans pay virtual visits to North Coast clubs

AFL North Coast clubs hosted Sydney Swans players for a video link conversation so that the Swans could better understand the local footy landscape. Conscious of the recent rain and flooding that has occurred throughout the region, the Sydney Swans

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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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Wayward Swans continue winning ways

The Lismore Swans maintained their position at the top of the AFL North Coast ladder after an emphatic 85-point win over Port Macquarie. The Magpies faced the longest road trip in the competition, some 358km, and the distance and the

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Grand Final replay for women

IT’S only Round 2 but Saturday’s clash between Northern Beaches and the Coffs Breakers is already taking on extra significance. Both the Blues and the Breakers recorded impressive first-up win last weekend and the victor of this match will have

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Tigers and Blues all tied up

BOTH Grafton and Northern Beaches left Ellem Oval rueing a missed opportunity as they had to settle for a draw in a thrilling opening round clash. Within 15 minutes of the season start, reigning premier Grafton had eight of the

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Local derbies to start 2021 season

RIVALRIES will come to the fore when the first bounce of the ball is performed for the 2021 AFL North Coast season. Saturday will see a pair of local derbies ensure the season gets off to a competitive start. The

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Legends of Local Footy recognised

As the AFL North Coast celebrated the 40th straight year of competition which is about to get underway, some key figures from the history of local clubs in the region were recognised for the service they’ve given to the game.

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Festival of Footy a roaring success

  Coffs Harbour was a hive of activity on Saturday as the Festival of Footy saw a total of 13 teams take to the field for a last warm-up ahead of the start of the 2021 AFL North Coast season.

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