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Gorillas trounce Magpies is history-making Good Friday showdown

By Terry Wilson Pre-match, Western Magpies coach Brydan Morgan was worried that his side was ripe for an upset when they played Wilston Grange in a history-making clash on Good Friday. Fielding a side that contained seven changes from the

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QAFL Round 3 Preview and Teams

By Terry Wilson Wilston Grange v Western Magpies At Hickey Park, 1pm Good Friday (April 19) Tune into the live stream at www.aflq.com.au/qafl-live Ins: Wilston Grange – Mitch McKee, Sam Gribble. Western Magpies – Monte Vine, Gareth Crawford, Val Pope,

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New-look McCarthy Homes Oval opened

By Ant Wingard McCarthy Homes Oval has been given a new lease on life following a major renovation of the playing surface. The Chelmer venue, home of the Sherwood and Western Magpies Football Clubs, was significantly affected by the 2011

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Round 2 QAFL Rising Star Nominee: Lochlan Harrop

By Terry Wilson Rookie Lochlan Harrop made an impression when he played his first seniors game in the QAFL for Sandgate last weekend. A haul of three goals on debut was enough to earn Harrop the round two Rising Star

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Burton earns ten Syd Guildford Votes in Cats comeback

Broadbeach star Nicholas Burton has once again proved his worth as a fast starter this QAFL season by collecting an equal round-high ten Syd Guildford Trophy votes in the Cat’s one point win over Mt Gravatt. One year after polling

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‘Biggest crowd since Fev’ set for Easter Thursday blockbuster

By Alice Barker It’s been seven years since the Brisbane Lions played in the Easter Thursday primetime spot and are set to take on Collingwood at their home ground in Brisbane. The Lions have kicked off their season with a

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Roos break the streak: QAFLW Round 2 Review

By Ant Wingard   Coolangatta hit the break undefeated after 70-point drubbing of UQ Coolangatta Tweed have emerged as the early favourites after two rounds of QAFLW action with an emphatic 70-point rout of University of Queensland. The Bluebirds made

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Queensland teams in the top eight for the first time ever

By Alice Barker Queensland’s AFL teams, the Brisbane Lions and the Gold Coast SUNS, are proving predictors wrong this season as both teams have made their way inside the top eight for the first time in history. The result following

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Searl point sinks Vultures: QAFL Round 2 Review

By Terry Wilson It is only two rounds into a new QAFL season but already there are only two unbeaten teams – premiers Palm Beach Currumbin and the Surfers Paradise Demons. The weekend’s round produced two thrillers with Broadbeach edging

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Anderson crowned Brisbane Lions AFLW Best and Fairest

By Brisbane Lions Media  Ally Anderson has been crowned the Lions’ AFLW Best & Fairest for the 2019 season, 10 days after being named an All Australian for the first time. The 22-year old was presented her trophy by Chairman

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NEAFL Round 2 Preview

By NEAFL Media Aspley v Southport Saturday, April 13, 2019 Aspley Hornets (8th) v Southport Sharks (2nd) Voxson Oval, 2.45pm SUMMARY A rematch of last year’s Preliminary Final unfolds at Voxson Oval on Saturday in a contest which throws in

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Round 2 Bond University QAFLW Preview

By Ant Wingard Aspley v Yeronga South Brisbane April 13, 12:30PM South Pine Sports Complex Only one team can remain undefeated as two of Round One’s prevailing teams face off in what will be Aspley’s first home game in the

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Four new coaches headline the change in the new AFL Townsville season

The Curra Swans have made an immediate start to their 2019 AFL Townsville senior men’s campaign as the rest of the competition commences this weekend with a full slate of games. The Swans overcame a quarter-time deficit against the Northern

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Preuss shines in Melbourne debut

By Peter Blucher He had waited 599 days, made a controversial decision to swap clubs that was widely questioned in the media, and spent the first three weeks of the season among the emergencies, but Brayden Preuss was all smiles

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QAFL Preview Round 2

By Terry Wilson Morningside v Surfers Paradise At Jack Esplen Oval, 2pm Saturday Last time they met: Morningside 11.5 (71) d Surfers Paradise 9.8 (62), 2018 first semi-final at Esplen Oval. Ins: Morningside – Ash Evans, Jimmy Johnson, Tyler Hausfield;

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AFLW sign and trade period: How it works

The AFL Women’s Sign and Trade Period commenced on Monday, April 8. In just the three days since the player movement window opened, there’s already been a flurry of changes across the competition. Queenslander Katie Brennan headlines the completed moves

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Round 1 QAFL Rising Star Nominee: Nathan Colenso

By Terry Wilson A sterling debut at top level has earned Morningside teenager Nathan Colenso the Round 1 Rising Star nomination. The 17-year-old found himself matched up against Labrador star Wayde Mills as a half-forward in the season opener at

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SUNS claim victory in NAB League QClash

By Alice Barker The first QClash was played at Yeronga over the weekend between the Gold Coast SUNS and the Brisbane Lions U18’s Men’s Academies. The SUNS came away with a comfortable 10.10 (70) to 5.12 (42) win as the

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Joyce kicks off 2019 with ten Syd Guildford votes

Morningside midfielder Henry Joyce has wasted no time acquainting himself with his new surroundings with his best on ground performance against Labrador enough to earn the maximum ten votes in the Syd Guildford Trophy. Joyce was the only player across

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Aspley dominate in debut: QAFLW Round 1 Review

By Ant Wingard Bond University v Yeronga Bond University captain Molly Ritson produced a best on ground performance in her first competitive football game in 18 months in the Bullsharks’ narrow six-point loss to Yeronga South Brisbane. Ritson, who was

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Queensland teams win back to back for the first time ever

By Peter Blucher Eric Hipwood and Alex Sexton awoke this morning as poster boys of a special weekend in Queensland football history. Hipwood kicked an equal career-best six goals as the Brisbane Lions beat Port Adelaide by 17 points at

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Anthony boots eight: QAFL Round 1 Review

By Terry Wilson Anthony kicks eight as Lions demolish the Cats It has taken just one round to realise that reigning QAFL premiers Palm Beach Currumbin are again going to be major players in the race for the 2019 flag.

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Round 1 Bond University QAFLW Preview

By Ant Wingard Bond University v Yeronga 2:00pm, Saturday April 6 Bond University Oval Last time they met R16, 2018: Bond University 5.1 (31) def. by Yeronga 9.3 (57) at Bond University. Summary Sam Virgo is set to play her

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QAFL Round 1 Preview

By Terry Wilson A grand Final rematch and a big southern Brisbane derby highlight the opening round of a new QAFL season on Saturday. Premiers Palm Beach Currumbin and runners-up Broadbeach square off in their Gold Coast derby at Salk

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AFL Queensland says no to Racism

AFL Queensland oversees over 260,000 participants playing at all levels of football from our introductory NAB AFL Auskick programs all the way through to AFL Masters. We are the custodians of our game over 13 Regions, 24 Leagues and 159

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More of the Kangaroo: The 1942 QANFL season

The following is an excerpt from More of the Kangaroo: 150 Years of Australian Football in Queensland. You can purchase your copy of the book here. More of the Kangaroo will be officially launched on December 11 at Coorparoo AFC. Find out

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Wagner Brothers together at Melbourne

By Peter Blucher Brothers Josh and Corey Wagner tonight will take a boyhood dream born in suburban  Bracken Ridge onto to the biggest AFL stage of all at the MCG. Having grown up kicking the footy together in the back

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NEAFL Round 1 Preview

By NEAFL Media The NEAFL returns this weekend, Saturday April 6, with all five Queensland-based clubs in action. Check out the form guide ahead of each contest below. Southport Sharks v Redland Bombers Fankhauser Reserve, 1.30pm Reigning premier Southport will

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Wilston Grange 2019 QAFLW Season Preview

By Ant Wingard In 2018, Wilston Grange rose to the top of the QAFLW hierarchy and in doing so, compiled one of the most dominant teams in modern competition history. Their super team helped lift the club from a premature

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History set to be made in AFL Wide Bay Takalvans Women’s Grand Final

Another flawless season remains just one game away for the Hervey Bay Bombers as they prepare for the AFL Wide Bay Takalvans Women’s Grand Final against Across the Waves Eagles this Saturday, April 6. The Bombers, in the two seasons

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