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Volunteer of the Year nominations closing soon

Volunteer of the Year

Nominations for the AFL NSW/ACT Volunteer of the Year close on 30 June 2017. To nominate your eligible (see below) volunteers, please fill out the form on the AFL NSW/ACT website here. AFL NSW/ACT have two volunteer recognition awards: The

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Thanks Coach! Nominate your local coach now.

AFL Coach

Originally posted by Foxtel. This season, Foxtel and the AFL Coaches Association have come together to provide local coaches with an exciting opportunity to raise their game in a series of Masterclasses. The brand new and exclusive program will see

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Joss Group Facility Grant applications open

Joss Group Community Grants

AFL NSW/ACT, in partnership with the Joss Group, are pleased to announce the opening of applications for the 2017 Joss Group & AFL NSW/ACT Community Facility Grants. The Joss Group Community Facility Grant Program is in its sixth year and has

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New website launch

In preparation for the 2017 season, AFL NSW/ACT, in partnership with Sports TG, has now launched up to 12 brand new community football websites for 12 leagues from across the state and territory. With the websites going live as of Monday, the new

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Bushies, Giants best beware

Originally published by the Western Advocate. Change. Over the course of the last 18 months, it’s a word synonymous with the evolving Central West AFL competition and, more specifically, the premiership’s former powerhouse, the Orange Tigers. After winning three straight flags

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The best teams in Bathurst chosen

Photo from Western Advocate article.

Originally published in the Western Advocate. WOMEN’S team have locked out both the Junior and Senior Team of the Year prizes in the Western Advocate Sports Awards. You chose the Bathurst Goldminers Women’s State League Basketball side as the senior winners while

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AFL statement: Rule changes for 2017

Originally posted by AFL.com.au. AFL General Manager of Football Operations, Mark Evans, today advised clubs that the AFL Commission had considered a number of matters around the Laws of the Game for the 2017 Toyota AFL Premiership Season and approved

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The Long road pays off for Bathurst AFL talent

Photo taken by Chris Seabrook.

Originally published in the Western Advocate. WHEN making the switch from the Central West AFL to the AFL Canberra first grade competition Bathurst talent Paul Long knew he faced a challenge, but it is one that he has certainly risen

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