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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

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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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Community coaching & admin vacancies

Click here to view current vacancies  …. Clubs wishing to advertise should email details to sean.melrose@afl.com.au          

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U17 Youth Girls State Championships

Catching up with U17 superstars Jacqueline Yorston, Natalie Grider and Laura Smith at the AFL Queensland U17 Youth Girls State Championships. Details here: http://websites.sportstg.com/assoc_page.cgi?c=1-10599-0-0-0&assoc=10599

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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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Bond Scholarship for new Lion

Bond University this week announced the inaugural recipients of its AFL excellence scholarships, in partnership with the Riewoldt family;  Arianna Clarke of Robina State High School on the Gold Coast and Edward Delany of Xavier College, Melbourne. The 100% full-tuition scholarships will

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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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The Little Engine That Could

They came from Gordonvale – a small sugar town to the south of Cairns. A town watched over by the mighty Walsh’s Pyramid and surrounded by the ubiquitous sugar cane that is the lifeblood of the town. Unlike most of

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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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U17 Youth Girls Champs

The state’s next crop of female stars will be on display at the 2017 AFL Queensland Under 17 Youth Girls State Championships which kick off at Leyshon Park, Yeronga from Thursday October 19, to Sunday October 22. Representative teams from Brisbane

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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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SUNS announce North Queensland matches

The Gold Coast SUNS are proud to announce that it will hold a Toyota AFL Premiership match in Cairns in early 2018. The game forms part of a part of a deal announced today by Tourism and Major Events Minister

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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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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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#AFLQSCup GF Day results

SENIOR FEMALE DIVISION Minor Play Off: Lourdes Hill College 3.1.19 defeated Narangba Valley State High School 1.1.7 Grand Final: The Cathedral College 3.6.24 defeated Mountain Creek State High School 1.3.9 Grand Final Best on Ground: Jane Childs, The Cathedral College

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AFLQSCup Prelim. Finals Results

  RESULTS: State Preliminary Finals – Friday, 13 October Maroochydore Multi Sport Complex SENIOR FEMALE DIVISION PLF 1: Mountain Creek State High School 1.8.14 defeated Narangba Valley State High School 2.1.13 PLF 2: The Cathedral College 10.15.75 defeated Lourdes Hill

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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

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QSS 10-12 Girls Invitational

The 2017 Queensland School Sport 10-12 Years Girls Australian Football Invitational will take place tomorrow, Saturday October 14, at the Maroochydore Multi-Sport Complex. Tribal Sport is the major partner of the event, which sees 135 students from nine teams compete

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Diversity Champs Results: UPDATED

  DAY 3 ALL NATIONS Match 15 VIC defeated NT Final Score: VIC – 8.10.58 NT – 0.0.0 VIC Goal Kickers: Amanda Ling (3), Melanie Hope (2), Nyakoat Doijoik (2) and Tarrah Delgado (1) VIC Best Players: Nyakoat Doijoik, Amanda

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Complete AFLW Combine Wrap

Etihad Stadium hosted 46 female footballers over two days at the inaugural NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine held on the 3rd and 4th of October. Seven Queenslanders were selected to take part in this year’s combine, in a big positive

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AFLQSCup Finals Draw

The 2017 AFL Queensland Schools Cup (AFLQSCup) state finals will be held at the Maroochydore Multi Sports Complex tomorrow, Friday October 13, and Sunday October 17. Twelve preliminary finals will be played on Friday. Winners will progress to one of Sunday’s

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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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7 Queenslanders make club B&F top ten

Charlie Dixon has capped a career-best season in the AFL by finishing a close second in the Port Adelaide best & fairest award. In his second season at Port Dixon polled 234 votes to finish just seven behind All-Australian ruckman

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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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Lion to lead All-Nations team

The Under 15 Queensland All-Nations team will be under the leadership of Brisbane Lions AFLW player, Sabrina Frederick-Traub, when they take to the field at next week’s National Diversity Championships in Byron Bay. The All-Australian player said she has found

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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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