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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

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

The best teams in Bathurst chosen

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

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

Calling for AFL Broken Hill Board Member Nominations

The Board of AFL Broken Hill governs the Silver City’s premier sporting code. The purpose of the Company is to encourage, promote, manage, arrange and develop the playing of Australian Football by and between it’s Members and Registered Players.

2017 AFL Pre-Season Fixture Released

The Australian Football League (AFL) today announced it would partner with Australia-wide Insurance Broker JLT (Jardine Lloyd Thompson) for the pre-season competition for the next three years, with today’s launch of the JLT Community Series. AFL General Manager Clubs and

NSW/ACT IMPLEMENT PLAYER POINTS SYSTEM

AFL NSW/ ACT, in conjunction with the relevant leagues, has enhanced the Player Points System, which will be applicable to AFL Canberra, Riverina FNL, Farrer FNL and Hume FNL for the 2017 season. The Player Points System was first introduced

YOUNG LEADERS UMPIRES PROGRAM

The AFL NSW/ACT Umpiring Department has announced their new ‘Young Leaders – Staying in the Game’ program aimed at helping reduce the current decline of umpire participation numbers experienced at the end of each season. Each year, NSW/ACT lose between

The Long road pays off for Bathurst AFL talent

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