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Local footy shows its community Pride

AFL North West and AFL North Coast have joined forces to celebrate Pride Round for the first time in each League’s history, recognising the gender diverse people in each League and celebrating the contribution they make on a daily basis

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Saints retain Kevin Pay Memorial Shield

IT was an arm wrestle at Varley Oval but in the end Inverell ran out the contest against the Tamworth Swans the stronger to win the Kevin Pay Memorial Shield for a third straight year. Wearing the Collingwood colours to

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Bags of goals the order of the day

EVERY team has played each opponent once and at this stage of the season the Tamworth Swans sit atop the men’s tree and for the women it’s Gunnedah who is leading the way. The local derby at Tamworth was a

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Roos overcome plucky Bulldogs

THE two Tamworth teams maintained their unbeaten status in the men’s competition while Gunnedah and Inverell continue to lead the way for the women. At Tamworth No.1 the Kangaroos men jumped out of the blocks quickly against Gunnedah and led

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Dogs and Swans earn a pair of wins

GUNNEDAH”S men’s team recorded its first win of the season after a tight tussle at Moree. The Bulldogs again got off to a slow start against the Moree Services Suns/Narrabri Eagles and were trailing by 8 points at the first

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First chances for Youth Girls to play

THE AFL North West’s first foray into Youth Girls footy is forging ahead. Four dates and venues have been selected for girls born in 2005, 2006 and 2007 to try their hand at playing a ‘Mini Series’ of football matches

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Top teams show hot early season form

THE Tamworth Kangaroos are off to a perfect start to the 2022 with both their men’s and women’s teams undefeated after two rounds. On Saturday the Roos were at Tamworth No.1 Oval against the New England Nomads and both matches

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Men’s and Women’s fixture for 2022 released

THE first bounce of the 2022 AFL North West NSW season for the Men’s and Women’s competitions will be on April 30. The fixture for the season has been approved by the clubs and officially released. It has now been

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Next Gen of umpires coming through

Montana Harvey is one of the new generation of young umpires enjoying the role. The 18 year-old now has a few years of experience behind her after first taking up the role in Glen Innes where her family is heavily

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