Melinda Hyland becomes the first woman to reach 350 games

Melinda Hyland (back left) with her family, Julie McLean, Alby (6), Andy (3), Teddy (8). Photo: Damian Jenkins . On Friday, 1 March Melinda Hyland will become the first woman in NSW or the ACT to play 350 senior matches,

Accessing NSW Active Kids vouchers in 2024

The following Memo to Clubs was sent to all AFL NSW/ACT clubs by Community Football Manager, John Boulous, on 31 January 2024. . As announced by the NSW Government in June 2023, the Active Kids Voucher (‘AKV’) program will expire

2024 AFL NSW/ACT traineeships OPEN

AFL NSW/ACT and AFL SportsReady is pleased to offer multiple opportunities for school leavers to join the AFL while working towards a Certificate III in business. There are multiple roles across the following regions, click on the region for more

‘Good Talk’ Community rallies for mental health in honour of late Marrar star

AFL Towards Zero Road Safety Round returns

Following a successful round last year, local football and netball players will return to the field with an important road safety message for their peers. Transport for NSW and AFL NSW/ACT are teaming up again for the Towards Zero Road

Girls-only Auskick going off!

Girls across southern NSW have the chance to get involved in NAB AFL Auskick…without boys! Multiple Auskick centres are getting ready to let more girls in with BURST – a shorter, cheaper Auskick season which still gives participants the chance

Happy days for Harry

This article first appeared on the NSW Australian Football History Society’s website. Check out the site for more great stories and facts about our game in NSW. . A 15-year-old boy playing senior footy against Riverina men will either sink or

2023 season partnering with Riverina Fresh

As part of the 2023 season launch in Wagga Wagga today, AFL Riverina is proud to formally commence it’s three-year partnership with Riverina Fresh. Riverina Fresh is a Wagga Wagga based Australian owned independent dairy manufacturer, known for its premium

Harry Rowston: Son of a Gun

By Rod Gillett . Binya Boy Harry Rowston has staked a claim for the NSW Emerging Talent award following his sparkling AFL debut for the GWS Giants against the West Coast Eagles in Round 2. The award is named after

AFL Riverina awards, trophies, and medals

AFL Riverina completed its Competitions Review, with a key recommendation introduce a multi-tier senior competition structure. A flow-on from this recommendation is the opportunity for the AFL Riverina Board to review all premiership and individual award names across all senior