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Northern NSW announces partnership with AFL Vanuatu

AFL North West NSW, together with AFL Hunter Central Coast and AFL North Coast, is pleased to announce an International Community Partnership with AFL Vanuatu. This partnership will bring great benefits to all three Northern NSW Leagues and to AFL

Want to help grow Youth Girls footy?

AFL North West NSW is exploring the possible introduction of a Youth Girls competition in the 2020 season and will be putting together a sub-committee to lead this exciting venture. The role of the sub-committee is to gauge the interest

Bulldogs are planning to grow

The Gunnedah Bulldogs are riding the wave of success that’s been created by their Premiership win. Interest in AFL has never been higher in the town and the footy club is planning to convert that enthusiasm into new teams. The

Learn from a World Cup winning coach

The Northern Inland Academy of Sport (NIAS) coach development day will feature former Australian Cricket coach John Buchanan, who led the team to World Cup wins in 2003 and 2007. John will be delivering his Everest Leader program featuring on

Thanks to the firefighters

As a sport that relies on people giving their time freely to run clubs, coach teams, operate canteens, and undertake a long list of other tasks, we have a great appreciation for the efforts of volunteers. That’s why, in this

Your chance to be involved in running AFL North West

The AFL North West NSW Annual General Meeting (AGM) is coming up soon and is your chance to make an important contribution to the future direction of the sport in our region. Nominations are now open for roles on both

Book in now for Level 2 Coaching Course

Applications are now open for AFL NSW/ACT’s upcoming Senior Level 2 Coaching Course. Applications are open for coaches of all senior teams (male and female) and Under 18 teams (male and female). The details of the course are as follows:

Northern Heat program is up and flying

The 2019/2020 Northern Heat program is under way, with the squad coming together on Saturday for the first training session. The program features the best Under 17 and Under 18 players from both the North Coast and North West regions

Female Indigenous Youth Leadership Program is open

Nominations are now open for the Female Indigenous Youth Leadership Program. The program is for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander girls aged 12 to 15 years of age from across NSW and the ACT. The program forms part of the

Heat ready to crank up again

The 2019/2020 Northern Heat program has been announced comprising 12 players from both AFL North West NSW and AFL North Coast. The program comprises 20 athletes in the Under 17 age group that were selected based on their performances at