Talent

Queensland U16s Wrap

Queensland won big in the Under 16s today at Metricon Stadium against a valiant Tasmanian outfit. The Queenslanders opened up a commanding lead part way through the second quarter, but Tasmania worked their way back into the game and found

Posted in Featured News, NAB AFL Draft, Queensland U18 State Academy, Representative Football, Talent

Tuesday Talking Points

Gold Coast teeming with talent This week and leading into next, the Gold Coast is on display as the epicenter of young AFL talent. Monday saw the Under 17 boys Queensland state side get a win over NSW/ACT, while the

Posted in Featured News, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Queensland vs Tasmania U16s

 State pride is on the line as Queensland meet Tasmania in the U16 boys.

Posted in Featured News, Representative Football, Talent

QLD vs NSW/ACT U17

 Monday 10/7/2017 9.45am.

Posted in Featured News, NAB AFL Draft, Representative Football, Talent

Nathan Kinch reaches 200 Games

Resumes don’t come much longer than that of celebrated Morningside Panther Nathan ‘Kinchy’ Kinch, nor do accolades come more glowing from those around him. The collection of awards is impressive, a Grogan medal, three premierships, three Morningside best and fairest

Posted in Featured News, QAFL, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Queensland Under 17 squad named

AFL has named the Under 17 Queensland squad to play NSW/ACT at 9:45am this Monday, July 10, at Metricon Stadium. QUEENSLAND U17 No First Surname Club DOB HT WT 1 Fitzroy Greenwool Cape York Eagles 24/04/2000 170 55 2 Sam

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, Front Page, Talent

Tuesday Talking Points

Eagle represents QWAFL Zillmere Eagle Eliana Kaputin was recently selected in the Papua New Guinea national women’s AFL team, set to take on teams from around the world at the International Cup, to be held in Melbourne in August. “I’m

Posted in Featured News, QWAFL, Representative Football, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Queensland 17s go down to Tasmania

The Under 17s state clash provided a thrilling finish at Whitten Oval today, Tasmania getting over the line by just five points. Despite leading 58 to 41 at the three quarter time break, Queensland were unable to hold on, as

Posted in Featured News, QAFL, Representative Football, Talent

Cairns claim NQ Under 14 Champs

A strong Cairns team has taken out the Under 14 North Queensland Academy Championships at Airlie Beach, with four wins from four games. Player of the Carnival awards went to Ashton Koongotema (Cape York), Jaiden Butson (Cairns), Lachlan Roberts Townsville,

Posted in Featured News, Front Page, Talent

Tuesday Talking Points

Long time between drinks for Yeronga Saturday was a historical day for Yeronga South Brisbane, though it might have flown under the radar. Yeronga got on top in their weekend clash with Mayne, running out victors 18.10.118 to 10.13.73. It

Posted in AFLW, Featured News, Female, Junior & Youth, QWAFL, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Queensland Tall Timber Performs in Allies Loss

Exciting Queensland draft prospects Brayden Crossley and Connor Ballenden put on a show at Leederville Oval on Sunday, despite the Allies going down in the contest 6.8 (44) 12.12 (84), in round three of the NAB AFL U18 National Championships.

Posted in Featured News, NAB AFL Draft, Queensland U18 State Academy, Talent

QAFL Wrap Up: Round 9

Results: Labrador 20.13 (133) def. Morningside 11.10 (76) Palm Beach Currumbin 13.14 (92) def. Broadbeach 10.11 (71) Mt Gravatt 14.15 (99) def. Surfers Paradise 13.8 (86) Wilston Grange 15.5 (95) def. Western Magpies 13.8 (86)   Young Gorillas fill big

Posted in Featured News, QAFL, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Round 11 Bond University QWAFL Wrap

Round 11 results: Maroochydore 1.2 (8) def. by Coorparoo 7.9 (51) Wilston Grange 5.6 (36) def. by University of Queensland 7.5 (47) Yeronga South Brisbane 27.12 (174) def. Zillmere Eagles 0.0 (0) BYE: Coolangatta Tweed   UQ reach top four:

Posted in Featured News, QWAFL, SEQ Community Football, Talent

South Queensland Representative Squad Named

The South Queensland squad set to take on North Queensland, in a representative curtain raiser on July 22, has been named. The match will take place prior to the Western Bulldogs versus Gold Coast SUNS AFL clash in round 18.

Posted in Featured News, Representative Football, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Queensland U17 Team Named for Tasmania Clash

AFL Queensland has released the Under 17 state team set to take on Tasmania at Whitten Oval, on July 3. Coaching the side will be Gold Coast SUNS Academy Coach Andrew Raines, alongside Brisbane Lions Academy coach Josh Hunt. The

Posted in Featured News, Representative Football, Talent

Allies Queensland Wrap

Photo: David Layden. Bailey Scott in action for the Gold Coast SUNS NEAFL side, in round 11 of the NEAFL. Score: South Australia 17.10 (112) def Allies 9.7 (61)   The Allies went down to a strong South Australian outfit

Posted in Featured News, NAB AFL Draft, Talent

Tuesday Talking Points

Little Footy Legends The Wilston Grange Gorillas are running a photo competition, in association with Bendigo Bank, called ‘Little Footy Legends.’ This week’s photos are too good not to be included.         If you come across a

Posted in AFL, Featured News, QAFL, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Round 13 AFL Wrap

Gold Coast Suns fans often rue some of the players who could still be wearing red and yellow. Like Jaeger O’Meara, Charlie Dixon, Dion Prestia, Zac Smith, Mav Weller, Tom Hickey, Josh Caddy and Harley Bennell. But there’s one other

Posted in AFL, Featured News, Talent

Allies take to Adelaide Oval

Together with their Allies teammates, Queensland’s most promising under 18 talent will be matching up against South Australia on Saturday at Adelaide Oval. The Allies squad is made up of the best players from the Academy Series, which replaced the

Posted in Featured News, NAB AFL Draft, Talent

Round 13 AFL Selection

Life was just a little different for Wylie Buzza last night as he sat down in his loungeroom and watched Geelong play West Coast in Perth on television. It’s not something the former Gatton boy hasn’t done often since he

Posted in AFL, Featured News, Talent

Tuesday Talking Points

A Queensland footy weekend for the ages Football in Queensland had one of the all-time great weekends, claiming victories all over Australia. The QAFL’s representative side got over the top of the WAAFL (WA amateurs), in a close win, just

Posted in AFL, Featured News, NAB AFL Draft, QAFL, Queensland U18 State Academy, QWAFL, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Representative Double Header Wrap Up

Soaked super Sunday WAAFL coach Clint Testa probably summed it up best, “you spend eight weeks planning for a game, then it all goes out the window in the first minute,” he said. As Sunday came, so did the rain,

Posted in Featured News, QAFL, Queensland U18 State Academy, QWAFL, SEQ Community Football, Talent

QAFL vs. WAAFL Preview

So the story goes It’s an old adage in Australian football, that West Australian footballers cover the ground well. Mostly, they say, it’s because the grounds are bigger on the West Coast. There’s an opportunity now, to see how this

Posted in Featured News, Front Page, Representative Football, SEQ Community Football, Talent, Uncategorised

8 Queenslanders in Allies Clash with Vic Country

Eight Queenslanders have been named in the Allies side set to take on Vic Country in their first game of the NAB AFL Under 18 National Championships. Five players from the SUNS Academy, along with three from the Lions Academy,

Posted in Featured News, NAB AFL Draft, Queensland U18 State Academy, Talent

U17 Queensland Training Squad named

AFL Queensland has named the initial Under 17 Queensland Squad ahead of a two match series against Tasmania and NSW/ACT. The squad play Tasmania at Carlton’s Ikon Park on Monday July 3 and NSW/ACT at Metricon Stadium on Monday July

Posted in Featured News, Front Page, Talent

Tuesday Talking Points

Video of the round Continuing AFL Indigenous Round celebrations into round seven, Mt Gravatt had a ceremony with an Indigenous dance and singing before their home game at Dittmer Park. The fifty-meter arcs, center circle and goal posts were also

Posted in Featured News, QAFL, QWAFL, Representative Football, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Applications open for Troy Clarke Scholarship

AFL Queensland is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the 2017 Troy Scholarship Award, named after AFL Queensland State Development Manager Troy Clarke, who passed away in 2013. Troy embodied the values of dedication, passion and respect,

Posted in AFL, AFLQ, Featured News, Front Page, Regional, Talent

Squad named for game 1 of U16 Champs

AFL Queensland selectors have named a 23 player Queensland squad for game one of the 2017 NAB AFL Under 16 Championships in Blacktown on Monday June 12. Queensland State U16 squad 3 Jack Wingrave 3/08/2001 181 62 Burleigh 4 Ben Hogan

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, Front Page, Talent

Academy Wrap Up: Gold Coast SUNS

Results: Rd 1 Gold Coast 4.7 (31) def by Brisbane Lions 5.8 (38) Fankhauser Reserve, Southport Sat, Mar 25 Rd 2 GWS Giants 7.16 (58) def by Gold Coast 12.3 (75) Blacktown International Sportspark Sat, Apr 1 Rd 3 Sydney Swans 15.11 (101)

Posted in Featured News, NAB AFL Draft, Talent

Talking Indigenous Round with Kapun Morris

One of the most special things about Indigenous Round for skilful Labrador midfielder Kapun Morris, is that he gets to play footy on his country, which, as a member of the Kombumerri Tribe, is the Gold Coast region. “I’m fortunate

Posted in Featured News, Indigenous, NEAFL, QAFL, SEQ Community Football, Talent

Our Supporters