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Advanced Skills Talent Program returns this November

The Advanced Skills Talent Program will return in 2019 to provide an opportunity to female and male players aged between 11-15 to further develop their skills with high performance coaching. COACHING LINE UP Contested Footy with Tom Green – GIANTS

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AFL Canberra Crop make waves at 2019 NAB AFL Women’s Draft

Six Canberra products have taken the 2019 NAB AFL Women’s Draft by storm today, engraving their names onto an AFLW list in the expanded 14-team competition for 2020. 18-year-old Belconnen Magpie Maggie Gorham started things off for the Canberra cohort, taken

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Match Day Information: ActewAGL Junior Grand Finals

Three locations, 13 chances to win…who will be our 2019 ActewAGL Junior Premiers for 2019? It’s time to find out! Timings Saturday 14th  | Lindwall Oval 13’s Mixed – Division A – 9:15am Magpies v Eastlake Red 11’s Mixed –

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Magpies trifecta at Mulrooney and Bainrot Medal

Belconnen Magpie’s Beau Walker and Maggie Gorham have claimed the Mulrooney and Bainrot Medal respectively at AFL Canberra’s annual Mulrooney Medal Presentation on Monday night. Midfielder Beau Walker finished the year with 15 votes, edging out fellow Magpie James Bennett

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Round Fifteen Preview: Premiership Threats and Big Upsets

This weekend will see AFL Canberra’s Seniors play their final round of the home and away season across Allinsure Oval, UNSW Canberra Oval and GEO. Jacob Gaynor reports… Men’s First Grade Competition Ainslie have already secured the Minor Premiership and are

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Finals Fever: Community and Regional prepare for battle

This weekend will see AFL Canberra’s Community and Regional Competitions take the battlefield for their chance to secure their place in the 2019 Final Series. Jaike Altieri reports… AFL Canberra Community Men’s Third Grade ADFA Rams v ANU Griffins –

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Ben ‘Magic’ Cleaver celebrates 200 AFL Canberra Senior Games

Tuggeranong veteran Ben ‘Magic’ Cleaver is set to play his 200th senior game of football this weekend when the Hawks clash with the Gungahlin Jets at Greenway Oval on Saturday afternoon. Cleaver will become only the 6th player in Tuggeranong’s history to

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Miller, Neale and Wynd to be honoured as Legends in Canberra’s Hall of Fame

AFL Canberra will launch a special category of inductees known as Legends at the 2019 Hall of Fame Function.  Keith Miller, Tony Wynd and Kevin ‘Cowboy’ Neale will be elevated to Legend status for their significant positive impact on the

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History created – Molonglo launch Inaugural Pride Round in Canberra

A game-changing match of football is set to make history as the Molonglo Juggernauts host AFL Canberra’s inaugural Pride Game when they meet the ANU Griffins in Round 12 of the UNSW Canberra Women’s Community League. The game, scheduled to take

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‘The glue that kept our family together’ The special signficance behind Woden’s fight against MND

Originally published by RiotACT  (Lachlan Roberts) When Russell Fort first heard his grandmother was diagnosed with motor neurone disease (MND) in 2009, he turned to his computer and googled MND. He had never heard of the disease; not even his

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