AFL Queensland today released the QWFA Division 2 fixture, marking the official launch of the new division.
Six new teams – Aspley, Gympie, Hinterland, Beenleigh, Coomera and Sandgate -join the competition; a testament to the popularity and growth of female football in Queensland.
The newcomers join existing teams, Broadbeach, Pine Rivers, Kedron and a combined Coorparoo Yeronga team.
It’s a big win for community football, with 130 new players from the Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast and Brisbane regions set to take the field when the season starts.
QWFA Division 2 is part of a broader restructuring of South East Queensland female football; providing a distinct pathway for women aspiring to play at the highest level.
QWFA Division 2 kicks off on April 29.