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McVeigh and Nicks to present at AFL Canberra Coaching Forum

On Friday the 3rd of May, AFL Canberra will see host to a coaching workshop featuring GIANTS Senior Assistant Coach, Matthew  Nicks and Mark McVeigh. Matthew Nicks joined the GIANTS after eight years at Port Adelaide, where he has spent

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Season Preview: UNSW Canberra First Grade Women’s

The AFL Canberra UNSW Canberra First Grade Women’s competition kicks off this weekend and with another competitive season on the cards, we have a look at what to expect through Season 2019. Jaike Altieri Reports.. 2018 Summary The 2018 season

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Registrations open for Level 2 AFL Coaching Course

Registrations are now open for the AFL NSW/ACT Level 2 Coaching Course held at AFL Canberra Offices. The course, unlike previous years, will take place over just one day and has been streamlined to incorporate more interactive modules to offer a more practical experience. We encourage

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Green to feature on AFL Grand Final Day

Originally published on AFLNSW/ACT The AFL announced the squads for the NAB AFL All Stars ‘Futures’ match which will be played at the MCG on 2018 Toyota AFL Grand Final Day with the nation’s best Under-17 players on show. AFL

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2018 ActewAGL Junior Award Winners

The ActewAGL AFL Canberra Junior Presentation Night was held on Wednesday night with more than 200 people from the AFL Canberra Junior community in attendance. ActewAGL have supported local footy in the ACT for over 20 years and allow us to

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Ainslie’s Aaron Wiles and Nick Paine leave legendary legacy

Originally Published By The Age (Caden Helmers) The words plastered across the banner Ainslie Tricolours captain Aaron Wiles led his teammates through could not have been more fitting. “This is our legacy” was a sign of things to come for

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The Mulrooney & Bainrot Medal Award Winners 2018

Kel Evans and Britt Tully were crowned the Mulrooney Medallist and Mary Ann Bainrot Medallist respectively on Monday night at the AFL Canberra Mulrooney Medal Presentation Night. It was a close finish in the Men’s Best & Fairest Vote Count,

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PRELIMINARY FINALS: Preview

It’s week two of the AFL Canberra finals series, with UNSW Canberra Oval playing host to all four brilliant games of football this weekend. Jaike Altieri Reports… Men’s First Grade Belconnen vs. Eastlake, Sunday 1:30pm, UNSW Canberra Oval Belconnen will

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SESA AFL Female Athlete Development Program 2018

  The South East Sports Academy (SESA) is a new regional academy of sport being administered by the NSW Office of Sport with the support of AFL NSW/ACT. Forming a vital part of the athlete pathway, SESA caters for athletes

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Canberra Hosts AFL NSW/ACT Girls Schools State Championships

The New South Wales and ACT Under 18 Open Girls and Under 15 State Championships were held at Kippax Oval in Canberra last Wednesday, June 20. Both divisions were well represented by thirteen different teams from schools across the state

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