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Two-time Premiership coach Chad Owens leaves the Lions’ den

By Terry Wilson QAFL premiers Palm Beach Currumbin are looking for a new coach following the surprise news that dual premiership coach Chad Owens is departing Salk Oval. Owens has confirmed he is taking up an offer to be an

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AFL Queensland appoints new State Female Talent Manager

By AFLQ Media AFL Queensland is pleased to announce the appointment of Kath Newman as the new State Female Talent Manager. Since late 2012, Newman has held the position of AFL Queensland Regional Manager- Townsville where she had a significant impact

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Ten Queenslanders named in 2019 AFL Women’s Academy

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard Ten Queenslanders have taken the next step towards a spot on an AFL Women’s list after being announced in the NAB AFL Women’s Academy for season 2019. Remarkably, eight of the players selected from the sunshine

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2019 AFLW Fixture

Brisbane Lions Women’s CEO Breeanna Brock commended today’s 2019 AFLW fixture announcement. In season three the Lions will again play seven regular season games, with three to be hosted at home. Brock said the team cannot wait for the season

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“It’s like a little family”: Kings’ footy factory produces four AFLW Draftees

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard Coorparoo have once again proved why they are south east Queensland’s own football factory after the Brisbane-based club produced four draftees at Tuesday’s 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Draft in Victoria. The Kings were responsible for half

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Yorston’s AFLW dream comes true as draft wait ends with minutes to go

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard The future of All Australian midfielder Jacqueline Yorston in the AFL Women’s competition was almost over before it had even begun. Yorston was considered among the most promising prospects emerging from the Queensland talent pool but

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New faces join Brisbane Lions in AFLW Draft

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard The Brisbane Lions have added a bevy of talented Queenslanders to their list at the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Draft, headlined by Coorparoo defender Paige Parker, who was selected by Brisbane with the ninth overall pick. Parker,

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2018 AFLW Draft: Queensland’s top prospects

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard Ahead of next Tuesday’s 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Draft, we’ve previewed the best female footballers who could land on the Brisbane Lions list. This year, the Brisbane Lions hold eight selections in the draft and can

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Changes to SEQ Women’s Competition

AFL Queensland today announced the completion of a review into the South East Queensland Senior Women’s Football Structure. The objective of the review was to ensure that AFL Queensland continues to have a competition structure that provides the opportunity for all

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Queensland Fowler announced for AFL Women’s competition

By Ant Wingard One more Queenslander has already found her way into the AFL Women’s competition, courtesy of compensation granted to Collingwood by the league. Erica Fowler, who has been playing for the Magpies in the VFLW this season, was

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AFLW the ultimate dream for Jacqueline Yorston after historic 2018 season

By Sophie Wheeler Despite being a life-long Collingwood fan, running out with the Brisbane Lions for the 2019 AFL Women’s season is the “ultimate dream” for 17-year-old Jacqueline Yorston. Last week, Yorston joined fellow Queenslanders Natalie Grider and Lauren Bella

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One thousand kilometres away from home, Bella eyes off new home in AFLW

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard At just 17, Bond University ruckman Lauren Bella possesses maturity well beyond her years. Currently, she’s one of three Queenslanders competing at the NAB AFLW Draft Combine at Marvel Stadium but Bella’s life in the sporting

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AFLW the next chapter in Grider’s Collingwood connection

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard Football wouldn’t mean as much as it does today for AFL Women’s Draft hopeful Natalie Grider if it wasn’t for long-time teammate Gabby Collingwood. The pair’s journey spans back several years and is set to reignite later

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Gallery: J.A. Grogan Medal Night 2018

Images captured at the 2018 J.A. Grogan Medal Night. The event took place on the 16th of September in the Legends Function Room at the Gabba. More photos from the evening are available on the AFL Queensland Facebook page.

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Groves-Little becomes youngest ever QWAFL Best and Fairest winner

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard Coorparoo youngster Tori Groves-Little isn’t even old enough to legally vote, but at the 73rd annual J.A Grogan Medal, she was voted the best and fairest player in the QWAFL across the 2018 season. At just

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Erickson, Groves-Little and Gibson claim Grogan Medal top honours

By Larrissa Mouttou In his first full season at QAFL level, Broadbeach midfielder Blake Erickson has taken out the 2018 Grogan Medal. Erickson was awarded the maximum three votes in Cats victories in Rounds 1, 5 and 8. He went on to confirm his win

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Aspley Hornets to join QWAFL in 2019

By Larrissa Mouttou AFL Queensland have formally advised the Aspley Hornets of their entry into the 2019 QWAFL competition. Having been unsuccessful in their submission to join the State’s premier women’s competition in 2018, the recently crowned QFA Division 1

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Record six Queenslanders named in the AFLW All Australian team

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard The future is bright for female football in Queensland. Last night, six Queenslanders were awarded an All Australian guernsey after starring in the maroon at the NAB AFL Women’s U18 National Championships and again in the

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Ten Queenslanders to play in NAB AFLW U18 All Australian game

By Ant Wingard Queensland will be represented healthily in the NAB AFL Women’s Under 18 All Australian representative match this Friday night. In total, ten Queenslanders have been invited to participate in the clash which pits the Allies against the

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Gallery: Bond University QWAFL Grand Final

Images from the Bond University QWAFL Grand Final played between the Wilston Grange Gorillas and Coorparoo Kings. Image credit: Chris Hyde/AFL Media.  

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“It was very emotional”: Gorillas cap off dominant season with Grand Final win

By Ant Wingard Wilston Grange have capped off a dominant 2018 season with a gruelling 14-point win over Coorparoo in the Grand Final to capture the club’s first ever Bond University QWAFL premiership. The Gorillas were forced to overcome an

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Bond University QWAFL Grand Final Live Stream

Tune in from 2:20pm for the QWAFL Grand Final between Wilston Grange Gorillas and Coorparoo Kings.

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Bond University QWAFL Grand Final Preview

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard Wilston Grange v Coorparoo Sunday August 26, 2:30pm Leyshon Park Yeronga This season has been Wilston Grange’s coming out party but all of their success throughout 2018 could be for nothing if they can’t produce one

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AFLW Stars Go Head to Head in QWAFL Finale

By Larissa Mouttou This Sunday, two of Brisbane Lions’ finest AFLW talents will fight it out for the Bond University QWAFL Premiership at Leyshon Park, Yeronga. Defensive powerhouse Kate Lutkins will pull on the red and blue for the Wilston

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Bond University QWAFL Grand Final to be live streamed

The 2018 Bond University QWAFL Grand Final is coming to a screen near you. Once again, the final game of the season in the premier women’s competition will be live streamed free online on both aflq.com.au and on Facebook. The

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Bond University QWAFL Review: Preliminary Final

By Ant Wingard Coorparoo:     2.0 7.5 9.5 9.5 (59) University of Queensland:       1.1 6.2 6.7 6.7 (43) Goals, Coorparoo: T. Groves-Little 4, J. Wuetschner 2, M. Ingram 2, K. Geddes. University of Queensland: D. Davidson, M. McGorm, E. Pericic,

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Bond University QWAFL Preliminary Final Preview

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard Coorparoo v University of Queensland Saturday 18 August, 4:45PM Giffin Park Oval, Coorparoo   The last spot in the 2018 Bond University QWAFL Grand Final will be up for grabs just before 5pm tomorrow in Brisbane’s

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2018 Bond University QWAFL Finals Review: Week 1

By Ant Wingard Wilston Grange                        1.5,  3.6,  3.13,  4.14  (38) Coorparoo                               0.1,  1.2,  3.3,  4.4  (28) GOALS, Wilston Grange: M. Peeters 1, C. Daniec 1, M. Campbell 1, J. Yorston 1. Coorparoo: J. Wuetschner 1, L. Blue 1, J. Govan 1,

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Bond University QWAFL Finals Preview Week 1

By Ant Wingard University of Queensland v Coolangatta Tweed Saturday, August 11 4:45PM Griffith University Campus Oval University of Queensland’s home away from home, Griffith University, will paint the backdrop for the must win showdown between the third place Red

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Round 17 Bond University QWAFL Review

By Ant Wingard Yeronga South Brisbane v Wilston Grange Wilston Grange                          2.0,  6.2,  9.4,  11.6  (72) Yeronga South Brisbane                  2.1,  2.3,  3.3,  4.4  (28) GOALS, Wilston Grange: D. Gisu 3, M. Campbell 3, S. Campbell 1, C. Daniec 1, I.

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