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Level 2 Coaching Course Announced

AFL Queensland is taking expressions of interest for the level two coaching course, set to take place from the 18th to the 19th of November at Bond University on the Gold Coast. In order to be eligible to take part

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Palm Beach Currumbin Signings

QAFL premiers Palm Beach Currumbin look set to remain a strong outfit in 2018, after recently announcing the signatures of a number of Southport players with NEAFL experience. Following in the steps of Grogan Medal winner Jason Burge, who transitioned

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Lions Academy Announce 2018 Lists

The Brisbane Lions Academy today announced their under 18 squad for 2018 with training set to begin on Monday the 13th of November. “It’s always exciting when you put the under 18 squad together for the summer and next season,”

Posted in AFL, Featured News, NAB AFL Draft, SEQ Community Football

Surfers Sign Returning Duo

The Surfers Paradise Demons have secured the signatures of returning Queenslanders Elliott Bath and Brodie Grant. Surfers can now look toward next year with two more hardened senior bodies to help shoulder the load, in a side full of talented

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Concordia Attracting AFL Talent

Concordia Lutheran College is fast becoming an AFL destination in Toowoomba, according to AFL Queensland’s Darling Downs Regional Manager Jeff Neuman. AFL is an important part of the sports curriculum and a large number of its students have made regional

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Gabby Arrives at the Gabba

It’s been a whirlwind couple of weeks for Brisbane Lions rookie Gabby Collingwood. It wasn’t that long ago that she watched the first ever AFLW game from the couch with her parents. The match was so good she nearly cried.

Posted in AFLW, Featured News, Female, Queensland U18 State Academy, QWAFL, SEQ Community Football, Youth Girls

AFLW Nod for Young Ump

As a sixteen-year-old playing for the Aspley Hornets, Andrew Adair he made the switch to umpiring, a choice that now looks like a wise one considering his meteoric rise through the umpiring ranks. After doing his time in the QAFL

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QAFL Top 50: 10 to 1

After much discussion and fanfare, we’ve now come to the final ten players in the 2017 QAFL Top 50. Please post any questions around the order, or players included or left out of the 50 in the comments on social

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Friday Footywebs

Charlie Cameron Suits Up Does maroon, blue and gold look better than red, blue and yellow? We’ll let you be the judge of that. As seen on the Lions Twitter, new recruit Charlie Cameron took the opportunity to enjoy the sunshine

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QAFL Top 50: 20 to 11

20. Jackson Emblem  The colourful identity from Palm Beach capped off another stellar season with a premiership medal and the scalp of Barry Hall. He is the linchpin and connector in the leagues best defence, hard to stop one on

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Youngsters Preparing for Summer Footy Fix

A number of regions around Queensland will soon play host to AFL Summer Development Programs, in an effort to provide extra development opportunities for young Queensland footballers. According to Brisbane Lions Zone Manager Bill Renner, it’s about giving a ‘footy

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Eight Queenslanders in NAB AFL Women’s Academy

The AFL has announced the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Academy squads, including eight Queenslanders in level one and two. The complete intake of 44 players is split into two groups, the 16 year olds in level one and the 17

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QAFL Top 50: 30 to 21

30. Zac Brain If you could describe Brain in three words, they would have to be pressure, pressure and pressure. Brain is capable of playing as a speedy winger or a dangerous half-forward and can take a big grab, but

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Young Lion with a Point to Prove

Lions draftee Ruby Blair has always been a competitor, just ask her older brother Miller. Whatever Miller would do, Ruby wanted to do it too. When Miller decided he was going to build a tree house with a plank between

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Coolangatta Tweed Announce QWAFL Coach

The Coolangatta Tweed Football Club has appointed Matt Bedford as senior coach for season 2018. The new coach thanked the club and showed his eagerness to continue the club’s successful run over the past few years. “Our club has a

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QAFL Top 50: 40 to 31

40. Andrew Smith When Smith came back from injury and found his way into the Mt Gravatt lineup, all of a sudden the Vultures looked like a completely different side and went on a scintillating winning streak. Is he a

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Under 17 Youth Girls Wrap

The Under 17 Youth Girls State Championships wrapped up on Sunday with Gold Coast winning the Pool A final and Central Queensland winning Pool B. It was a particularly strong carnival for the Gold Coast and Central Queensland sides, both

Posted in Featured News, Female, SEQ Community Football, Youth Girls

Hawks Swoop on Marsh

The Sandgate Hawks have officially announced their head coach for the 2017 QAFL season, appointing former colts coach and senior assistant coach Jarad Marsh. Marsh has been given a three year deal by the club, that will take him through

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QAFL Top 50: 50 to 41

50. Kain Ford Ford’s run and dash with the footy is as exciting as anyone’s in the league. When the 24-year-old Surfers midfielder and half back is up and about, he can be seriously damaging with the football. One of

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2017 QAFL Top 50

It’s that time of year again with the 2017 QAFL season in the bank and a fantastic grand final now gently relegated to the footy history books. We’re talking about QAFL Top 50 time. This year the panel included: AFLQ

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Lions Add Three More

At the AFLW Rookie Draft today the Brisbane Lions added three more Lions to their den. Meet the Brisbane Lions’ 2017 AFLW rookies.   Gabby Collingwood (Rookie – U21): University of Queensland prospect Gabby Collingwood is a clever half forward

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Youth the Key for Western Magpies

Despite looking like they’re going to be active in the recruiting space over the off-season, the Western Magpies remain a club focused on attracting and promoting youth, according to Junior Coaching Coordinator Shaun Barrett. “We’ve got a really proactive senior

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Lions Take Eight Queenslanders in AFLW Draft

The Brisbane Lions have selected Eight Queenslanders today at the 2017 NAB AFL Women’s Draft, highlighting the depth of local talent in Queensland. It’s time to meet 2017’s latest Lions.   Jordan Zanchetta (Pick 7): Leading the list of selections after

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Woomeras and Medleys Squads Named

Ten Queenslanders have been selected in the Rio Tinto Woomeras and Medleys squads, after the National Diversity Championships finished up last week on Friday at the Cavanbah Centre in Byron Bay. After impressive showings at the championships, Queenslanders Tiarnah Isua, Zeckeisha

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Maroochydore’s Graeme Meredith

Graeme Meredith was touring around Australia in a Winnebago when he decided to stop at Brisbane to visit his sisters. He hasn’t moved in the twelve years since. The 87-year-old former Essendon Property Steward, got involved at the Maroochydore footy

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Miyakonojo Delegation Tour Moreton Bay

Delegates from the Japanese city Miyakonojo toured the Moreton Bay Central Sports Complex at Burpengary on Wednesday afternoon, as part of a sister city arrangement with the Moreton Bay Regional Council. The visitors toured the 13 million dollar facilities, looking

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Coxey Making History at Narangba

Narangba Crows President Michael Cox doesn’t really believe in trophies. The forty-seven-year-old account manager judges the success of his club by a different metric; how many kids come back to play next year. It’s a philosophy that’s initiated a strong

Posted in Featured News, Female, Junior & Youth, SEQ Community Football, Youth Girls

QAFL Club Best and Fairest Results

  Morningside: At the beginning of the year Panthers captain Matthew Logan said he was getting ‘a bit long in the tooth,’ so 2017 for him was going to be all about load management. He must have taken that to

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Friday Footywebs

Ballenden on target Brisbane Lions Academy product Connor Ballenden lit up Etihad at the NAB AFL Draft Combine, scoring a perfect 30 out of 30 on the kicking test. The versatile key forward was the only player tested that did

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Queensland’s AFLW Prospects Talk Combine

The AFLW Draft is fast approaching and seven Queenslanders will be attending the first AFLW Draft Combine. Talents Kalinda Howarth, Gabrielle Collingwood and Ariana Clarke took a break from proceedings, to take us inside the first AFLW Combine.   Kalinda

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