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Locals AFL Canberra clubs reveal 2018 Indigenous Guernsey

Three local AFL Canberra clubs are throwing their support behind the 2018 Toyota Sir Doug Nicholls Round this weekend, wearing specially designed Indigenous Guernseys and holding ceremonies to celebrate the contribution and legacy of past and present Indigenous players to our

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Local Canberra Umpire, Michael Barlow Debuts for AFL

Round 10 of the 2018 Toyota AFL Premiership Season will see an exciting AFL debut for ex AFL Canberra & ACT NEAFL Boundary Umpire Michael Barlow. Barlow made the move to Sydney earlier this year after being listed on the

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Anthony Bourke says “The model is right” in the ACT

Originally published by The Age AFL Canberra interleague coach Anthony Bourke said the “model is finally right” for footy in the capital after the Canberra Demons and the ACT representative team posted emphatic wins on Saturday. The Demons beat the

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Men’s Representative Team Announcement 2018

AFL Canberra are proud to announce the Men’s Representative side to play Black Diamond AFL this Saturday as part of the 2018 AFL NSW/ACT Representative Program. This will be played at UNSW Canberra Oval, commencing at 3pm. BarTV will be

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Come and Try: ACT Women’s Masters Team for the National Carnival 2018

If you are interested in playing in the ACT Women’s Masters team at the National Carnival in Coffs Harbour (30/09 to 06/10) then this message is for you. A welcome session is being held on Wednesday May 16th at Stirling

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Queanbeyan Tigers Hannah Dunn on Season 2018

Originally published by The Age Hannah Dunn knew she stepped out of her comfort zone when she joined a Queanbeyan Tigers outfit “struggling to pull a team together” and battling to win games. But eight years later the Tigers’ women’s

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AFL National Inclusion Carnival trials this month

The AFL National Inclusion Carnival is an annual representative carnival for male athletes with an intellectual disability. The carnival not only gives some of Australia’s most talented footballers the chance to represent their State or Territory, but it is also

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AFL celebrates Community Umpiring Week

Round Seven of the 2018 Toyota AFL Premiership Season is Community Umpiring Week with the aim to encourage people to get involved in umpiring Australian Football at the grassroots level. Umpires at each AFL match this weekend will be led

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Blockbuster Footy Returns to Canberra

Originally published by GIANTS Media Round 1 GIANTS v Western Bulldogs Sunday, March 25, 1.10pm UNSW Canberra Oval Gate opening: 12noon – Gates open 1.10pm – GIANTS v Bulldogs Tickets: Be there as the GIANTS take on the Western Bulldogs in

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Applications for the Female GIANTS Academy U12s & U13s now open

The AFL NSW/ACT in conjunction with the GWS Giants academy is currently accepting nominations from female athletes interested in attending the U12s & U13s GIANTS Academy development program for 2018. The programs general selection criteria is as follows: • Born in 2005

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