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HUNTER ACADEMY OF SPORT Female Talent Program 2018

Nominations are now open for the Hunter Academy of Sport 2018 Female AFL NSW/ACT Athlete Development Program The Female AFLNSWACT Athlete Development Program will provide recognition & motivation to identified emerging talented athletes in the U14-16 age groups, with a

New Club on look out for new AFL Women’s players

On the back of outstanding growth in the Newcastle/Hunter Valley region, the Newcastle region will welcome a brand-new club in 2018, spearheaded by a new women’s team. The Wallsend-West Newcastle Swans will join the Black Diamond senior competition next year,

In Principle Agreement Reached for New Regional Governance Structure

AFL NSW/ACT Regional Manager, Simon Smyth has announced to clubs that AFL NSW/ACT, AFL Hunter Coast and the Black Diamond AFL have come to an “in principle” agreement to merge Junior and Senior football into a new Local Football Entity

Vote for Jarryd and Mark in the Laureus Awards

Originally published by Sydney Swans Media. Two special Sydney Swans supporters touched our hearts earlier this year, and now their friendship is being recognised on the world stage. When their radio went dead during the Swans clash with Carlton in

AFLW Draft Combine Player Review: Pippa Smyth

  Pippa Smyth had a standout 2017 NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine last week at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium. Ranking in the top ten in five of the six testing events, Smyth’s background as a personal trainer meant she was highly

Grand Finals Sunday 3rd September

Following an exciting finals series, the culmination of the AFL Hunter Coast season will see Grand Finals being held this Sunday at Hylton Moore Oval, East Gosford and Tulkaba Park, Teralba. Central Coast Grand Finals – Hylton Moore Oval Under

Central Coast Dad takes out Volunteer of the Year

Chris Lear from the Wyong Lakes Junior Football Club has been named as the 2017 AFL NSW/ACT Volunteer of the Year. Joining the Central Coast based junior club in 2016, Lear became immediately involved with his son’s team, and it did

Hunter Academy of Sport AFL Trials

The Hunter Academy of Sport (HAS) is now calling for nominations from athletes (both boys and girls) interested in trialling for a position within the HAS 2017-2018 Australian Football (AFL) programs.   The HAS AFL program plays a vital role

CENTRAL COAST – Preliminary Finals Fixtures Confirmed

Following the completion of Semi Final matches, Preliminary finals fixtures for the Central Coast Junior AFL have been confirmed. Youth Girls Under 14 Terrigal Avoca (2) V Wyong Lakes (3) – Adelaide St Oval 12.00pm Winner to play Killarney Vale

HUNTER – Preliminary Finals Fixtures Confirmed

Following the completion of Week 1 Finals, Hunter Junior AFL are now able to confirm preliminary finals fixtures for Sunday 27th August. Junior Girls Under 12 Newcastle City White (2) V Cardiff (3) – No1 Sportsground 9.00am Winner to play