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Sangate and Wilston Grange prepare for ANZAC eve showdown

The opening round of the 2018 QAFL season will conclude tonight, April 24, as the Sandgate Hawks host the Wilston Grange Gorillas in the annual ANZAC Day eve showdown between the two clubs. The game has been a regular fixture

Posted in Featured News, QAFL

Round 2 Bond University QWAFL Review

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard University of Queensland Red Lions v Yeronga South Brisbane Devils Leyshon Park, Yeronga UQ: 0.0 3.1 4.1 5.2 (32) Yeronga: 3.2 3.3 4.3 7.10 (52) Goals: UQ: D. Davidson 2, A. McNabb, B. Barnes, M. Hunt.

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Come and Try NAB AFL Auskick for FREE!

Ever wanted to try NAB AFL Auskick? Well now is your chance! In term two, all NAB AFL Auskick centres in Queensland and Northern Rivers are offering a FREE come and try session in their first week, so make sure you join in the

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Alex Whetton officiates final NEAFL match before AFL journey commences

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard The final whistle has blown for NEAFL umpire Alex Whetton. The veteran field umpire, despite being just 22 years-old, will move to Melbourne in a week’s time following his elevation to the senior AFL umpiring panel

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QWAFL One to Watch Round 2: Dakota Davidson and Cambridge McCormick

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard Throughout the Bond University QWAFL season, AFL Queensland will take a look at a select few players to watch in the upcoming weekend’s action. The University of Queensland Red Lions may not have gotten off to

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AFL Queensland to commemorate ANZAC Round this weekend

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard AFL Queensland and its affiliate leagues will commemorate ANZAC Round this weekend and into the week. Competitions and teams around the league will have the opportunity to remember all Australians and New Zealanders who served and

Posted in AFL, AFLQ, Featured News, SEQ Community Football

Round 1 QAFL Preview and Teams

By Ant Wingard@AntWingard  Broadbeach Cats v Morningside Panthers Saturday April 21, 2:00PM Subaru Oval, Broadbeach Last Time They Met Semi Final, 2017: Broadbeach 17.3 (105) def Morningside Panthers 10.11 (71) at Subaru Oval Preview Both the Cats and Panthers made

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QAFL Live Streams to Commence in Round 1

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard AFL Queensland will for the first time, provide unmitigated coverage of the QAFL competition, which gets underway this weekend, April 21, as the live streaming of games commences. Live streamed games can be found on the

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Palm Beach Currumbin Lions 2018 QAFL Preview

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard The Lions climbed the mountain top in 2017, overcoming the odds to win the premiership and denying fierce rivals Labrador a perfect season. “Palm Beach Currumbin have atoned for last year and they are the 2017

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Sandgate Hawks 2018 QAFL Preview

By Ant Wingard     @AntWingard Sandgate’s strong developmental focus often saw the side struggle on field in 2017. Winning just two matches on the year, the Hawks claimed the wooden spoon for the second time since 2014. The Hawks started

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Broadbeach Cats 2018 QAFL Preview

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard Broadbeach produced their best finishing position in their QAFL tenure in 2017, finishing in the top three for the first time since the QAFL’s realignment. While the Cats’ season was perhaps overshadowed by the dominance of

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Labrador Tigers 2018 QAFL Preview

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard Labrador fell agonisingly short in 2017 after blitzing the competition through the home and away season. The Tigers went undefeated through the 18-game fixture before falling emphatically in the Grand Final to coastal rivals Palm Beach

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Brisbane local Cameron Manthey makes NEAFL umpiring debut

By Justin Lillecrapp Cameron Manthey made his NEAFL Umpiring debut on Saturday. Manthey umpired the 2017 Grand Final rematch between the Brisbane Lions and Sydney Swans at Burpengary in which the Lions won comfortably. Manthey began his umpiring journey in

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Mt Gravatt Vultures 2018 QAFL Preview

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard 2017 was another standard season for Mt Gravatt in the QAFL. A fifth place finished followed the same theme as much of the recent competition history. Despite making finals in three of the past four seasons,

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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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The Bond University QWAFL returns for 2018

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard The Bond University Queensland Women’s Australian Football League (QWAFL) is back for 2018. Queensland’s premier women’s competition will commence their 2018 season this weekend, April 14, with games at Leyshon Park, Maroochydore and Bendigo Bank Oval.

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Queensland Under-18 AFL Women’s representative squad for 2018 announced

By AFLQ Media   @AFLQ AFL Queensland is pleased to announce the Queensland Under-18 AFL Women’s representative squad for 2018. The squad was selected from both the Brisbane Lions and Gold Coast Suns academies, following the five academy games played across

Posted in Featured News, Female, QWAFL, Representative Football, Uncategorised, Youth Girls

Wilston Grange Gorillas 2018 QAFL Preview

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard Wilston Grange endured a difficult 2017 season, finishing in eighth place in a campaign that produced just four wins and a draw on the season. Much in the same vein as their 2016 season, where the

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Daniel Ramage to coach Queensland Inclusion squad for Fifth Year

By Ant Wingard @AntWingard Former Gold Coast Sun, Daniel Ramage, will resume head coaching duties for the Queensland Inclusion squad for the fifth consecutive year. The team will compete in the 2018 AFL National Inclusion Carnival which will commence on Monday,

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Western Magpies 2018 QAFL Preview

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard The Western Magpies compiled a middle of the road season in 2017, winning six games on the year and finishing in sixth place, just one place outside the finals bracket. However, their season appeared better and more

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Registrations open for Roys Footy and Superstars Footy

Registrations for Roy’s Footy and Superstars Footy are now open for 2018. Note: Roy’s footy is run within the Brisbane Lions catchment zones. Superstars Footy is run within the Gold Coast SUNS catchment zone. A key part of AFL Queensland’s

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Lions and Suns compete at Youth Girls Northern Academy Series

By Ant Wingard @AntWingard Sixty female youth players from Queensland were amongst the action at the Youth Girls Northern Academy Series at CEX Coffs International Stadium, Coffs Harbour, over the past weekend, April 6-8. 28 youth footballers from the Brisbane Lions

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Surfers Paradise Demons 2018 QAFL Preview

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard Surfers Paradise regressed slightly in 2017, with their seventh-place finish ensuring their golden 2016 season remains the club’s only finals appearance since the QAFL’s realignment, as the Demons struggled against the competition’s heavyweights. Winning just four games,

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QFA’s relegation and promotion system presents a challenge in either direction

By Ant Wingard @AntWingard The old adage of ‘old faces in new places’ couldn’t ring truer in 2018 as the QFA embarks on their new season this weekend, April 7-8, with a plethora of new teams set to make their

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Morningside Panthers 2018 QAFL Preview

By Ant Wingard @AntWingard After missing the finals in 2016 – the first time the Panthers had missed the post-season since the realignment of the QAFL in 2014 – Morningside returned to their traditional September post in 2017, finishing the

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Intrigue at a high as QFA kicks off for 2018

By Ant Wingard @AntWingard Perhaps the most intriguing competitions in Queensland football will commence this weekend, April 7-8, as teams in QFA Divisions 1-3 embark on their respective 2018 seasons. Change is constant in the QFA, with relegation and promotion

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AFLX takes centre stage at U14 Cross-Conference Invitational

By Ant Wingard @AntWingard AFLX made its first foray into youth football on the weekend, as eighteen teams across the Wide Bay and South East Queensland regions competed in the Under 14 Youth Boys Cross – Conference Carnival Invitationals. Rules

Posted in Featured News, Junior & Youth

QAFL and QFA Colts 2018 Fixture Released

By Ant Wingard @AntWingard AFL Queensland is pleased to announce the finalised structure and fixtures for the Under 18 Colts competition ahead of the 2018 season. The updated structure includes six new teams who will participate in the Colts format

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Hervey Bay claims Wide Bay Women’s Premiership as Competition is Hailed as Huge Success

By Ant Wingard @AntWingard Hervey Bay have blitzed the inaugural AFL Wide Bay Women’s competition, ending their undefeated season on a high with a resounding 17-point Grand Final victory over Across the Waves Eagles on Saturday night. The Bombers placed

Posted in Featured News, Female, Finals

Port Douglas reigns supreme over Hermit Park in NQ Premiers Challenge

The Port Douglas Crocs showed on Saturday why they are widely regarded as one of the best regional teams in the state, when they accounted for the Townsville-based Hermit Park Tigers by 45 points in the inaugural NQ Premiers Challenge.

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