AFL 9’s

Inaugural women’s AFL 9s series kicks off April 29

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard AThe inaugural 2018 AFL Queensland Women’s AFL 9s Series is set to kick off on April 29. Offered to clubs for the first time ever in 2018, the AFL 9s competition aims to carer for south-east Queensland

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Byron Bay AFL 9s Invitational Wrap

The Byron Bay AFL 9s Invitational wrapped up on Saturday with ­24 teams enjoying the warm weather, music and cold drinks. Team Southern Comfort took out the Masters Max division, taking home the $9000 prize, while the Pittwater Phantoms won

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Tuesday Talking Points

Junior finals frenzy Finals are set to get underway this weekend for junior competitions on the Gold and Sunshine Coasts as well as the Wide Bay area, while the Brisbane finals kicked off last weekend. All together, from the Sunny

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Tuesday Talking Points

Lenny has still got it If you think as soon as AFL players retire they not only lose their fitness but their skill as well, you should probably think again. Why you ask? Because I watched St Kilda champion Lenny

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Byron Bay AFL 9s Invitational Wrap

It was another weekend of sunshine, footy, tunes, ice-cold beverages, and for the winners, a big fat cheque. Yep, the Byron Bay AFL 9s Invitational was another ripping success. 34 teams across five divisions from across the country descended on Byron

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The best of ’15

With 2015 winding to a close, the AFL Queensland media team have looked back on some of the best, and most lighthearted moments of the year that was. Check them out below.   Best quote This one was a late

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Byron Bay 9s Wrap Day 2

The Byron Bay AFL 9s invitational has been run and won, and the victors have walked away with an oversized cheque for their troubles. The Men’s, Women’s, Masters, Mixed, and Youth divisions all took to the field today, and there

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Bryon Bay Invitational Day 1 Wrap

The 2015 Byron Bay Invitational has kicked off in spectacular fashion today. The Dingos won the race as the first team to arrive and register this year, eager to get out there and get the ball zipping around. You can’t

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AFL 9s to rock Byron Bay

The McDonalds AFL 9s Byron Bay Invitational Invitational tournament kicks off tomorrow, Friday October 9, at the Byron Regional Sports and Cultural Complex. The two day event will see 25 teams from across the country compete over two days for

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Registrations still available for Byron Bay 9s

With the Byron Bay  AFL 9s Invitational just weeks away, teams are urged to register to secure their place. Byron Bay The two-day Byron Bay event is first cab off the rank, following on from the success of last year’s inaugural event

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International Cup a first for students

Those who have ever kicked a Sherrin know how tricky mastering the finer points of AFL can be.  Throw in the facts that English is not your first language and you’ve never seen a game of Australian football and it

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Kedron to launch AFL 9s premiership comp

Brisbane’s inner north will play host to the first event of its kind in Australia this winter, with the launch of an 18 week McDonald’s AFL 9s ‘Premiership’ season at Kedron. The touch-AFL competition will be overseen by Matt Patten,

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Heavy hitters at Byron 9s

There were some heavy hitters down at the recent Byron Bay AFL 9s Invitational, headlined by AFL General Counsel, Andrew Dillon. Dillon and his team, Southern Comfort, battled valiantly through the two-day, but even their secret weapon, Josh Vanderloo  –

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NRL winger in Byron AFL 9s

By Beth Newman

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Bombers take first Byron 9s

Redland claimed the $8,000 winner’s cheque and the inaugural Byron Bay AFL 9s Invitational title. The Bombers went through the carnival undefeated, claiming the Men’s Pool A and the grand final, 13.2 80- 7.2 (44). It was a comfortable win

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Byron Bay Invitational starts with a bang

We’re one day closer to crowning the inaugural Byron Bay AFL 9s Invitational champions. It was a tight tussle in the three divisions, with the men’s, mixed and women’s competitions all still very much up for grabs. The two pools

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Champions crowned at Friday night 9s

Friday night lights came to Yeronga last week as AFL Queensland held its inaugural AFL 9s Champions Carnival night.

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Smithwick on mission to start 9s comp

Melanie Plane – The Morning Bulletin, Rockhampton.

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9s to debut in Nth Queensland Games

AFL 9s will make it’s debut in the 2014 RACQ Insurance North Queensland Games to be held in Townsville from 4-6 of April. The biennial North Queensland Games have been held since 1984 and are recognised as Australia’s largest regional

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New feel for Gold Coast Cadbury AFL 9s

When Cadbury AFL 9s kicks off again on the Gold Coast in early October, it will feel a little bit different.  As well as a change of venues – Coomera and Southport – AFL Queensland has partnered with Corporate Social

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AFL 9s to join Northern University Games


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NAB Cup Fever Hits Townsville

The countdown is on to Townsville’s first NAB Cup match between the Gold Coast SUNS and the North Melbourne Kangaroos to be played at Tony Ireland Stadium this Saturday, March 2. With five days remaining, fans are urged to secure

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Spiderpigs squeal, but Lions roar

When AFL Queensland put the call out for 10 Cadbury AFL 9s players brave enough to take on the might of the Brisbane Lions Coaches at the their Yeronga Family Fun Day, we didn’t know what to expect … Enter

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Deadly Choices Community Day

AFL Queensland Indigenous programs and AFL 9s helped spread the word about healthy living, taking part in a recent ‘Deadly Choices’ community day on Stradbroke Island.  The ‘Deadly Choices’ community days are run by the Institute for Urban Indigenous Health

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AFL 9s kicks off for 2013

After a hugely successful rookie year in 2012, Cadbury AFL 9s will be returning to the field over the next few weeks in Queensland, with competitions running throughout the state.  With greater demand for the game a number of locations

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Student vs Teacher at AFL 9s

Rivalry was fierce in the Kawana Park Cadbury AFL 9s competition this season, with a number of local high school students facing-off against their teachers. Taking advantage of the modified rules of AFL 9s, Chancellor State College, Caloundra State High

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Ultimate experience for AFL 9s teams

AFL Queensland staff show off the Cadbury AFL 9s jumpers

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Can you mix it with Goodes & Daisy?

Do you think you can compete with 20 of the best AFL footballers?  Cadbury AFL 9s is giving AFL fans across Australia the chance to take on their heroes in their home town! The winner of this prize will host

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Win the Ultimate Cadbury AFL 9s Experience

Win the Ultimate Cadbury AFL9s experience for your local footy team! Cadbury AFL9s is the AFL’s new official touch version of the game. It has been developed so everyone can have a go at playing Australian football. Just upload an

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Play AFL 9’s At Metricon Stadium

AFL Queensland and the Gold Coast SUNS are teaming up to offer Queensland footy fans the chance to play AFL 9s at Metricon Stadium this Saturday, May 26th prior to the SUNS v Port Adelaide game. The AFL 9s games

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