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Capricornia breaks through on new ground with AFLX competition

By Brad Matheson, AFL Capricornia For many years crowds have flocked to the Frenchville Sports Club’s Ryan park to see goals hit the back of the net on the Soccer Field or over the cross bar of Rugby League and

Posted in AFL, Capricornia, Featured News, Regional

QAFLW to be livestreamed in 2019

AFL Queensland is pleased to announce the streaming of Queensland Australian Football League Women’s (QAFLW) matches for the first time in 2019. Each week, at least one QAFLW game will be streamed live and free with play-by-play commentary. Over 19

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, QAFL, QWAFL

Brayden Fiorini ready to step up for SUNS in 2019

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard Gold Coast midfielder Brayden Fiorini says he has what it takes to step up and fill the leadership void left by significant departures to the team across consecutive offseasons. Fiorini, who enters his fourth year with

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Lutkins ready for Hickey Park return

By Josie Fielding, lions.com.au On Sunday afternoon Kate Lutkins will run out at her beloved Wilston Grange home ground as a professional AFLW player for the Brisbane Lions. It will be a moment in her life that she could never

Posted in AFLQ, AFLW, Featured News, QWAFL

Brisbane Lions Community Camp Recap

Over the past two days, the Brisbane Lions playing and coaching staff travelled over 600km for the 2019 AFL Community Camp. In total, thirteen different regions were visited by players, ranging from Goondiwindi in the south to North Burnett in

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New Moggill multi-sport facility a boost for Brisbane’s western pocket

Brisbane’s western pocket is home to the city’s newest Australian rules sporting facility following the grand opening of the Moggill District Sports Park on Saturday. AFL Queensland staff were joined by Brisbane City Council Lord Mayor Graham Quick, Councillor Kate

Posted in AFLQ, Facilities, Featured News

Brisbane Lions 2019 AFL Community Camp Gallery: Day 2

Images from the Brisbane Lions 2019 AFL Community Camp Gallery: Day 2.  

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Brisbane Lions 2019 AFL Community Camp Gallery: Day 1

Images from the Brisbane Lions 2019 AFL Community Camp Gallery: Day 1.

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GC SUNS secure talented trio of Academy Stars

By Thomas Beverly, Gold Coast SUNS The Gold Coast SUNS have today taken a significant step in building towards entering the AFLW competition in 2020, signing it’s three inaugural players. Under the list build rules provided to all clubs entering

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2019 Bond University QAFLW Fixture announced

By AFLQ Media AFL Queensland today announced the 2019 Bond University Queensland Australian Football League Women’s (QAFLW) fixture. The inaugural Pride Round headlines a slate of exciting marquee games to be held this year, with all eight QAFLW teams to meet at Moreton Bay

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, QWAFL

Inaugural AIC AFL competition paves way for future stars

By AFLQ Media AFL Queensland and Associated Independent Schools (AIC) are proud to announce AFL has become an official AIC aggregate premiership competition. Dean Warren, AFL Queensland CEO, said he was delighted to partner with the largest boys school sports

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, School, Schools

New teams to enter QAFLW and QFAW in 2019

The popularity of women’s football continues to grow following last year’s announcement of an updated South East Queensland Women’s football structure. Community clubs have embraced the changes across the five competitions. AFL Queensland Women’s Competition Manager, Joanna Main, said the

Posted in AFLQ, AFLW, Featured News, QWAFL, QWFA

Brisbane derby headlines opening round of 2019 Bond University QAFLW Fixture

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard University of Queensland will have the first opportunity to usurp Wilston Grange from their throne in 2019 after the Round 1 fixture for the Queensland Australian Football League Women’s (QAFLW) season was announced today. University of

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, Female, QWAFL

Level 2 Coaching Course registrations available for Gold Coast, Mackay and Cairns

With the 2019 football season fast approaching, registrations are once again available for the AFL Queensland Level 2 Coaching Course. Once again, the course will take place over just one day for both senior and youth ranks in a hybrid

Posted in AFLQ, Coaching, Featured News, Mackay

Join the AFLQ team as an Integrity Officer

As a part of the implementation and enforcement of the Total Player Payments Cap in the QAFL, AFL Queensland are seeking expressions of interest for the role of Integrity Officers. The successful applicants will only be engaged when an investigation

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AFL Queensland Townsville Flood Statement

The AFL Queensland CEO, Executive Team and staff extend their support to all those affected by the Townsville Flooding Disaster. AFL Queensland CEO, Dean Warren, expressed his concern for all those impacted by the floods. “Our thoughts are with the

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, Regional, Townsville

AFLW: Lions withstand GIANTS by two-points

The Brisbane Lions’ road to a maiden 2019 AFL Women’s premiership got off to a positive start on Sunday evening, with the home side withstanding a competitive Greater Western Sydney outfit by two-points at Moreton Bay Central Sports Complex. For

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Picnic Nines is on the horizon with registrations still open

By Ant Wingard The countdown is on for the first ever AFL Darling Downs Picnic Nines and the chance to take part is still open. In a first for the region, Toowoomba’s iconic Queens Park will play host to a

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AFL Queensland Best of January Quiz

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AFL Wide Bay Takalvans Women’s ready for Round 1

By Ant Wingard Football returns to the Wide Bay region this weekend with season two of the AFL Wide Bay Takalvans Women’s competition commencing. Following the success of the inaugural 2018 campaign, all six of the Wide Bay’s female teams

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, Female, Regional, Uncategorised, Wide Bay

Island Nines: AFL9s on Stradbroke Island registrations still open

By AFLQ Media The countdown is on for Island Nines: AFL9s on Stradbroke Island, which kicks off for the first-time next month on February 23 at the Dunwich Rugby League field. Island Nines will mark the first time AFL9s will

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Federal Government announces new home for Lions AFLW

By AFLQ Media With just days before their Round 1 opener against the GWS Giants, the Lions AFLW team have been given a thrilling boost to the start of their season, with Prime Minister Scott Morrison announcing that the Federal

Posted in AFL, AFLQ, AFLW, Facilities, Featured News, NEAFL

AFL Community Ambassador registrations now open

AFL Queensland are on the look out for Community Ambassador for the 2019 season with registrations opening today, January 30. This year, AFL Community Ambassadors will carry the theme of Enjoyment, Engagement and Celebrating the Wins. Since its inception in

Posted in AFL, AFLQ, Diversity, Featured News, Inclusion, Indigenous

Join the 2019 NEAFL Media Team!

The NEAFL is once again looking for motivated and passionate journalism students to be involved in our media team across our states and territories in season 2019. If you’re a keen and aspiring reporter based in Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sydney,

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Christopher Davis announced 2018 Troy Clarke Award winner

By AFLQ Media AFL Queensland’s Christopher Davis was announced the winner of the 2019 Troy Clarke Award at the AFL Queensland State Conference held on the Sunshine Coast last week. Davis became the sixth recipient of the award, named in

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Regional Bragging Rights On Offer in JLT Curtain Raiser

By AFLQ Media Central Queensland bragging rights will be on offer once again, when 2018 AFL Capricornia Premiers Yeppoon Swans face off against 2018 AFL Mackay Premiers, Whitsunday Sea Eagles.  The two seaside clubs will be pitted against each other

Posted in AFL, AFLQ, Capricornia, Featured News, JLT Community Series, Mackay, Regional

Frederick-Traub motivated by the pain of defeat

By Katie de Haer, AFL Players If Sabrina Frederick-Traub is sure about one thing, it’s that she wants to play without any regrets. The key forward has endured the pain of two agonising AFLW Grand Final losses, falling just six points short on

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Gisu’s Leyshon Park legend grows after AFLW win

By Ant Wingard Less than five months ago, GWS Giants speedster Delma Gisu was crowned a QAFLW champion as a member of the premiership winning Wilston Grange Gorillas at Leyshon Park. On Saturday, Gisu added another achievement to her footballing

Posted in AFLQ, AFLW, Featured News, QWAFL

AFL Mackay Announces Inaugural Advisory Board Members

AFL Queensland today announced the appointment of the inaugural AFL Mackay Advisory Board. Over the past two years AFL Queensland has worked closely with Affiliate League boards and clubs on a new governance model that is aimed at reducing volunteer workload and

Posted in AFLQ, Featured News, Mackay, Regional

New look Lions already finding their feet: Arnell

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard The Brisbane Lions may have fallen short in their AFL Women’s practice game against Greater Western Sydney, but the dress rehearsal was the perfect opportunity for the Lions’ next breed to find their feet at AFLW level

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