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10 Queenslanders invited to 2022 NAB AFLW Draft Combine

10 Queenslanders have been invited to take part in the 2022 NAB AFLW Draft Combine, with the AFL releasing the full list of invitees today.  This year’s NAB AFLW Draft Combine will again be state-based, with dates and locations to

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3 Queenslanders named in 2022 NAB AFLW Academy Squad

Three Queenslanders have been selected in the 2022 NAB AFLW Academy squad to face off against the Under-23 All Stars. Gold Coast SUNS Academy products Fleur Davies and Alana Gee; who hails from Mackay in Central Queensland, and Ella Smith

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Queensland ready for the NAB AFLW National Championships

Queensland is ready to start it’s 2022 NAB AFLW National Championships campaign. They’ll meet Vic Metro at Metricon on Tuesday, April 19 before heading to Melbourne to face Vic Country on Friday, April 22. They’ll take on the Allies (NT/Tas/NSW/ACT)

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Mt Gravatt local returns home from NAB AFLW Grand Final experience

Queensland’s Kate Guy has returned home from a trip of a lifetime, as part of her role as a 2022 Chemist Warehouse AFLW Community Ambassador. Kate was one of seven community football representatives from across the country to be named

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Gold Coast SUNS player announced in Queensland U18 coaching team

Fresh from a superb year with the Gold Coast SUNS, AFL Women’s Premiership player Sarah Perkins has switched her attention to inspiring the next crop of AFLW players. Perkins has been announced as an Assistant Coach for the Queensland Under

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2022 QAFLW Preview – University of Queensland

The University of Queensland will begin its first defence of the Bond University QAFLW Premiership by not specifically thinking about it. While some clubs find a grand final victory warps into believing that only a repeat is acceptable, the Red

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New home for QAFL/QAFLW live-streaming and statistics

AFL Queensland has announced a new home for livestreaming and statistics for the QAFL and Bond University QAFLW seasons with new filming, vision platform and statistics partners on board for Season 2022. DoubleTake Sports, an industry-leading sports broadcasting company, has

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2022 QAFLW Preview – Coorparoo

By Daniel Viles Coorparoo has opted for revolution rather than evolution as it seeks new ways to achieve the successes of old. After five years under Michael Hewitt in which the Kings never missed the finals and won the 2019

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QAFLW Captains have their say on the upcoming 2022 Bond University QAFLW season

AFL Queensland has polled the eight QAFLW club captains for their views on the impending 2022 Bond University QAFLW Season, and they see Maroochydore and Southport at the top end of the ladder as the teams to beat. Five clubs

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2022 QAFLW Preview – Southport

By Daniel Viles Southport enters the Bond University QAFLW in 2022 with a near-perfect track record, an enhanced playing squad, and a desire to make an immediate impression. After making a very late entry into women’s Australian football, the Sharks

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2022 QAFLW Preview – Aspley

By Daniel Viles A renewed emphasis on attack will be the key to Aspley building on its breakthrough 2021 season and pushing for an inaugural finals appearance in the 2022 Bond University QAFLW. After enduring a winless 2020, Aspley upset

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2022 QAFLW Preview – Bond University

By Daniel Viles Bond University has good reason to believe that, after two Grand Final losses in three years, 2022 will be the year when they can finally call themselves Premiers. The Bull Sharks have won the last three minor

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AFL Darling Downs Allied Senior Men’s and Women’s 2022 fixtures announced

The fixtures for the AFL Darling Downs Allied Senior Men’s and Women’s seasons have been announced with Round One to kick off on April 23rd. The Toowoomba women’s team 2021 triumph over Goondiwindi totalled seven consecutive titles for the Tigers,

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2022 QAFLW Season Preview – Maroochydore

By Daniel Viles Maroochydore begins its sixth year in the Bond University QAFLW with realistic hopes of not only making it to a Grand Final, but even bringing the flag back to Fishermans Road. One quarter separated the Roos from

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New teams to contest the QFAW Dv2 North and South Flags

Two news teams – Caloundra and Pacific Pines – round out the 18 clubs in the QFAW Division Two North and South competitions in season 2022. The inception of QFAW Division One with reserves has seen the competition split back

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Queensland Under 18 State Team announced ahead of NAB AFLW National Championships

A squad of 28 girls has been named in the Queensland Under 18 State Team to take part in the upcoming NAB AFLW National Championships. The 2022 NAB AFLW National Championships will begin this Sunday, March 20 and run throughout

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Blockbuster year guarenteed for QFAW Div 1 competition

The QFAW Division One competition is set for its biggest year yet with new changes, new teams, new turf and new players guaranteeing a blockbuster season.  For the first time, the 2022 will see the competition run as a Seniors/Reserves

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Females lead a stellar line up of coaches for the inaugural NQ vs. SQ Intrastate Women’s Rep Clash

Gold Coast SUNS AFLW player Jamie Stanton and former All-Australian Jo Butland have been named as the two Head Coaches for the inaugural North Queensland (NQ) vs. South Queensland (SQ) Intrastate Women’s Rep Clash.  The game, to be played on

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Update on talent pathway for girls

The AFL has recently communicated with all AFLW recruiting and list management teams to confirm a revised model for the girls’ national Talent Pathway Program in 2022.  The reshaped program structure ensures that the future stars of the women’s game

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Queensland school girls to make Queensland footy history

History will be made at 8am this Saturday, 19th February, when the first bounce of the inaugural Queensland Girls Secondary Schools Sports Association (QGSSSA) Senior Australian Football competition is made. 16 teams and 240 students from schools associated with the

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2022 Bond University QAFLW Fixture Release

The fixture for the 2022 Bond University QAFLW Premiership season has dropped, with Round One commencing on Saturday March 26th.  Eight clubs will contest the 2022 Flag, allowing for 14 matches for each team over a 16-round-home-and-away fixture. Finals will

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Townsville product Ellie Hampson named Rd 6 NAB AFL Women’s Rising Star nominee

  Gold Coast SUNS’ Ellie Hampson has claimed the Round Six NAB AFL Women’s Rising Star nomination following her impressive performance at the weekend. Recruited as a 17-year-old foundation signing, Townsville local and SUNS Academy graduate, Hampson is the longest-serving AFLW

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Game details: Lions v SUNS Academy (Level 3 Girls) Match Details

The Brisbane Lions and Gold Coast SUNS Level 3 Girls Academy teams will meet this Saturday in their first clash of Season 2022.  The game will be live streamed – click this link to watch Date: Saturday, 12th February 2022Venue:

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14 Queensland female footy teams get new gear with Toyota

The AFL and Toyota are proud to announce the 2022 Toyota Good for Footy Gear Grant program recipients ahead of the AFLW Toyota Good for Footy Round, 11 – 13 February. For the third year running, Toyota is providing 100 female

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Mt Gravatt’s Kate Guy named as 2022 Chemist Warehouse AFLW Community Ambassador

Seven community football representatives from across Australia have been acknowledged for their outstanding contribution to women’s football as part of the 2022 Chemist Warehouse AFLW Community Ambassador program. Established in 2021, the AFLW Community Ambassador program recognises members from the football

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Queensland female footy teams to get into gear with Toyota

The Toyota Good For Footy Gear Grant program is back for the third-season running, with 100 female football teams around the country to benefit from funding to supply brand new, specially designed uniforms. Applications are now open and will be

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Lions v SUNS AFLW Practise Match team lists

  The Gold Coast SUNS will meet the Brisbane Lions in the first official NAB AFLW Practise Match ahead of the start of season 2022.  The game, which is open to the general public, will be played at Leyshon Park

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Celebrating female footy on the Gold Coast

Nearly 300 aspiring Gold Coast SUNS AFLW players have had the chance to train alongside their heroes this morning at Metricon Stadium. AFL Queensland and the Gold Coast SUNS have hosted a free female football clinic for girls aged six

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2022 NAB AFL and AFLW Academy squads named

Five Queensland products have been named in the 2022 NAB AFL and AFLW Academies. Fleur Davies (Southport), sister of the Gold Coast SUNS player Giselle is in the mix, alongside her SUNS Academy teammate Alana Gee, who hails from Mackay.

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AFL releases Women’s Football Vision for 2021 – 2030

 Key targets by 2030 include: At least 50 per cent of AFLW senior coaching positions held by women NAB AFLW players to become the best paid sportswomen in a domestic competition in the country Strong and visible pathways for administrators

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