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CQ WOMEN UP FOR THE CHALLENGE

AFL Queensland has confirmed that the Central Queensland Challenge Cup, between the AFL Mackay 2019 Premiers and the AFL Capricornia 2019 Premiers, will take place again in 2020, with some exciting firsts introduced to the concept. For the first time

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State Talent Skills Acquisition & Technical coach – Position

AFL Queensland are seeking applications for a State Talent Skills Acquisition & Technical coach – Male & Female Programs. The primary responsibility of this role is to provide expert coaching, education, guidance and prescription to AFL Queensland State programs in

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State Talent Nutritionist – Position

AFL Queensland are seeking applications for a State Talent pathways Nutritionist – Male and Female Programs.  The primary responsibility of this role is to provide nutritional and hydration education, guidance and prescription to all Queensland AFL State Talent programs. Primarily

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U16 Youth Boys Strength & Conditioning Coach Position

AFL Queensland are seeking applications for a State U16 Youth Boys Strength & Conditioning Coach. The primary responsibility of this role is to provide strength and conditioning services to the AFL Queensland State 16s program. Deliver a high performance strength

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U16 Youth Boys Assistant Coach Position

AFL Queensland are seeking applications for a State U16 Youth Boys Assistant Coaches x 3 The primary responsibility of this role is to Assistant the Senior State coach in the preparation of the Queensland State U16 team at the National

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U16 Boys Senior Coach Position

AFL Queensland are seeking applications for a State U16 Boys Senior Coach. Working closely with the State Coaching Manager the primary responsibility of this role is to coach, lead and prepare the Queensland State U16 team at the National Boy’s

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AFL confirms State of Origin match

By Mitch Cleary – AFL Media AFL announces Victoria v All Stars match on February 28 and contributes massive $2.5m to bushfire relief THE AFL has announced a landmark State of Origin match to raise funds for the Australian bushfire disaster

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2020 Bond University QAFLW Fixture Released

AFL Queensland has today announced the fixture for the 2020 Bond University QAFLW season. At its centrepiece, the fixture features the opportunity for two AFLW-QAFLW double headers with the Brisbane Lions across the opening month of the season, in what

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MEDIA RELEASE: Sandgate Hawks Football Club withdraws from QAFL

The Sandgate Hawks Football Club has today informed AFL Queensland it has opted to withdraw from the QAFL competition in 2020. After several challenging years on and off-field, the club has determined a reset of its senior men’s football program

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AFL Queensland Statement – Vale Julie and Jessica Richards

AFL Queensland Chief Executive Officer Dean Warren: “Our football community is grieving today, and we send our love and support to the Richards family, the Yeronga South Brisbane Football Club and the family’s wider circle of friends following the passing

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Palaszczuk Government scores winning goal with new AFL partnership

AFL in Queensland is set to kick the goal of the year as the sport enters an exciting new partnership with the Palaszczuk Government which will score major victories for female and remote Queenslanders across the state. Minister for Sport

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2020 AFL International Cup dates confirmed

The AFL is pleased to announce the 2020 AFL International Cup (IC20) will be held on the Sunshine Coast from Saturday July 25 through to Saturday August 8. In partnership with Tourism and Events Queensland and Sunshine Coast Council, the

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New era for Townsville & Darling Downs Football.

The evolution of sport governance will see a change to the way AFL Townsville and AFL Darling Downs are administered in 2020 and beyond. Both competitions spent season 2019 transitioning to a governance model that sees AFL Queensland operating both

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Three Queenslanders drafted in NAB AFL Draft

By Ant Wingard Three Queenslanders have been selected in the second night of the NAB AFL National Draft at Marvel Stadium, all of whom were Brisbane Lions Academy graduates. The trio are the latest crop of Academy prospects to make

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AFL Queensland’s Top 20 Draft Bargain Countdown: Numbers 5-1

Despite varied public opinion, Queensland has been beacon of talent when it comes to the AFL Draft and over the past 19 years, plenty have come through the talent pathway to go on and forge hall of fame calibre careers

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The Victoria Point Sharks are giving back this Christmas

By Ant Wingard It is the season for giving and Victoria Point JAFC have embodied just that as the club are set to once again help those in the community this festive season. Over the coming weeks, the Sharks and

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, Junior & Youth, Top news

AFL Queensland’s Top 20 Draft Bargain Countdown: Numbers 10-6

Despite varied public opinion, Queensland has been beacon of talent when it comes to the AFL Draft and over the past 19 years, plenty have come through the talent pathway to go on and forge hall of fame calibre careers

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AFL Queensland’s Top 20 Draft Bargain Countdown: Numbers 15-11

Despite varied public opinion, Queensland has been beacon of talent when it comes to the AFL Draft and over the past 19 years, plenty have come through the talent pathway to go on and forge hall of fame calibre careers

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AFL Queensland’s Top 20 Draft Bargain Countdown: Numbers 20-16

By Ant Wingard Despite varied public opinion, Queensland has been beacon of talent when it comes to the AFL Draft and over the past 19 years, plenty have come through the talent pathway to go on and forge hall of

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2019 AFL Draft: Queensland’s Top Prospects

By Ant Wingard There is just one week left until the 2019 NAB AFL Draft, which will take place next Wednesday night, November 27 as a host of new players join the AFL ranks for the first time. Queensland clubs

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SEQ Junior & Youth Football restructure announced

Junior and Youth football in South East Queensland will have a different look in 2020, with AFL Queensland announcing a revamped competition structure for next season and beyond. The changes have been endorsed following a comprehensive review which commenced in

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Female Wellbeing Manager Position

AFL Queensland are seeking applications for a Female Wellbeing Academy Manager – AFLW.   The AFL Queensland Female Well-being Manager has the responsibility of implementing individualised programs and initiatives in the areas of wellbeing, mental health, personal development and off-field career

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U18 Coaching Position – State Female Academy Coach

AFL Queensland are seeking applications for a State Female Academy Coach. The AFL Queensland Female High-Performance Coach has the responsibility of identifying and developing the best female talent in Queensland in collaboration with the AFLW Clubs and their Talent Academies,

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Veteran NEAFL pair promoted to AFL Umpire Panel

By Ant Wingard Two of Queensland’s most promising umpires will ply their trade at the elite level in 2020 following their appointment to the senior AFL umpire panel. Queensland pair Jesse Baird and Matt Bridges were promoted to the AFL

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Eight Queenslanders named in NAB AFLW Academy

By Ant Wingard A mammoth eight Queenslanders have been named in the NAB AFL Women’s Academy for 2020 as the opportunity for women’s footballers continues to grow across the state. The eight Queenslanders are headlined by versatile tall pair Maddison

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QAFLW fixture changes announced for 2020 season

By Ant Wingard AFL Queensland has formally announced changes to the 2020 Bond University QAFLW season, which will see the commencement date of the competition align with the 2020 NAB AFL Women’s Fixture. The start date of Queensland’s premier female

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AFL pre-season camps bring economic benefit to the Sunshine Coast

AFL pre-season camps bring economic benefit to the Sunshine Coast A third of the AFL’s teams will descend on the Sunshine Coast for their 2020 pre-season camps, injecting at least $400,000 into the local economy. Hawthorn, GWS GIANTS, Western Bulldogs,

Posted in AFL, AFLQ, Facilities, Featured News, Top news

AFL Queensland QSchools Cup Finals Recap

By Alice Barker The AFL Queensland QSchools Cup Finals showcased a day of quality footy and boasted some strong rivalries from team’s across Queensland, New South Wales and the Northern Rivers regions. This year’s competition has been the most successful

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, School, Schools, Top news

2020 Colts Expression of Interest

AFL Queensland are pleased to announce that the Expression of Interest process is now open for the 2020 Colts Competition. Prospective clubs are asked to review the below “2020 Colts Expression of Interest” application form, and return via email to

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Years on from their first interaction, Belle Dawes hopes to reunite with Craig Starcevich in the AFLW ranks

By Alice Barker Belle Dawes is a force in every aspect, with her unfaltering charisma, her humble demeanor and her undeniable footy talent. It’s obvious why so many people have helped her achieve all she has; because she makes it

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