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Media Release: Auskick Volunteer of the Year named

Mackay’s Rick Norder was named 2014 NAB AFL Auskick State Volunteer of the Year for Queensland at last night’s NAB AFL Auckick Volunteer Thank You Function at the Gabba.

AFL Queensland Auskick Coordinator David Noonan said the function is a great opportunity to recognise the strong support and work that volunteers have put into Auskick programs throughout the year across the state.more

Notice: End of Season Junior Carnival

Good Afternoon All,

Please see the attached information for the End of Season Junior Carnival this Sunday 24th August at the Magpies Sporting Club.more

Media Release: ONE IN EVERY 28 AUSTRALIANS IS A MEMBER OF AN AFL CLUB IN RECORD 2014 TOTAL

AFL Chief Executive Officer Gillon McLachlan today confirmed that 2014 AFL club membership had reached 804,480 members nationally – the highest recorded figure in the game’s history and an increase of 47,763 on last year’s total.ONE IN EVERY 28 AUSTRALIANS IS A MEMBER OF AN AFL CLUB IN RECORD 2014 TOTALmore

Notice: Cancer Council Queensland's healthy lifestyle program for Sports Clubs

Dear Sporting Groups,

We have been asked to promote the Cancer Council Queensland’s QUEST program. This short promotional video of the program http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QvYgWzcORKk. and the link here www.quest.org.au has all the details.more

News Release: 2014-15 NAB AFL Academy Squads

The AFL has released its eighteenth NAB AFL Academy squads.

The 56 players will receive a NAB AFL Academy scholarship and will come together for accelerated AFL football and personal development camps to be held in Australia and overseas over the next 12 months.more

Notice: Newsletter issue 16

Newsletter time!!! Please click on the document attached to find the latest on news, draws and ladder results. This is our last round before the finals starts.... how time flies when your having fun!!more

Notice Junior Carnival

Its that time of year ----- end of season Junior Carnivalmore

Notice: AFL Mackay Junior End of Season Carnival - Sunday 24th August

We are pleased to confirm the End of Season Junior Carnival will take place next Sunday 24th August.more

Notice: Friday night juniors 15th August cancelled

Could all junior clubs and members please be advised that juniors scheduled ( Under 7's, 9's and 11's) for Friday 15th of August has been cancelled due to poor weather conditions.more

Notice: Reminder of the free community coaching forum next Monday

Please click on attached document for more detailsmore

Notice: Changes to the U9 and U11 draw

Please click on the pdf.doc to see changes made to week 11 and 12 for the U9 and 11more

Media Release: Tall Forwards named for 2014 NAB AFL Draft Combine

The AFL today announced the first group of players that will attend the 2014 NAB AFL Draft Combine in October.

The Tall Forwards group comprises of 14 players. Two players, Patrick McCartin (Vic Country) and Darcy Moore (Vic Metro) were included in the 2014 NAB AFL Under-18 All-Australian team and five players are graduates of the NAB AFL Academy.more

Notice Footyweb Traffic Report for January to June 2014

Please click on the PDF.doc to view the reportmore

Notice: Newsletter issue 14

Please see attached document for the latest draw and ladder also a big Congrats to Hayden and Alex!!more

Notice: Congrats to Hayden and Alex

Congratulations to Hayden Quabba and Alex Finney for their senior appointments this weekend. Part of our North Queensland Umpire Academy, the two fly down to Brisbane this weekend to umpire QAFL PBC v Sandgate Seniors (Hayden - QAFL debut) and Reserves (Alex - debut in senior Brisbane competitions).more

Media Release:2014 JIM STYNES COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP AWARD FINALISTS

The AFL and the Reach Foundation today announced the four finalists for the 2014 Jim Stynes Community Leadership Award; Carlton vice-captain Kade Simpson, Geelong midfielder Mathew Stokes, Port Adelaide captain Travis Boak and West Coast Eagles defender Beau Waters.more

Media Release: The Round 19 Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows

The Round 19 Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Robbie Gray (Port Adelaide)
• Will Hoskin-Elliott (Greater Western Sydney)
• Daniel McStay (Brisbane Lions)more

Media Release: Brisbane Lions’ Darcy Gardiner wins Round 19 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination

Darcy Gardiner from the Brisbane Lions is the Round 19 NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.

The 18-year-old took 12 marks in the backline in the Lions 23-point win over Melbourne at Etihad Stadium on Sunday.more

News Release: NORTH QUEENSLAND DEVELOPMENT UPDATE

Please see attached update for July 2014more

Notice: Newsletter Issue 13

Newsletter time!! Not very big this week but please check out the draw there are some changes to times, Josy will do "down memory lane again next week" If your club has a story of event to share please let me know and i will gladly promote it in our newsletter if i can.more

Media Release: AFL Queensland

Seven Queenslanders have been invited to the 23014 AFL National Draft Combine, off the back of a strong nationals campaign.
Three over agers have been rewarded for their strong seasons, with 19 year-olds Braydon Preuss, Nick Jackson and Matt Uebergang all invited to the combine.more

Notice: Ladies Under 17 training tomorrow night at Zeolla Park

Reminder to all Ladies that we will commence our Under 17 youth girls training tomorrow night at Zeolla Park. Training will commence at 5.15pm. All welcome to attend training. This will be Mackay's first ever ladies team that will go on compete at the upcoming State championships.

Regards David.more

Notice: Juniors at Magpies

Please find attached a mud map for the juniors practice tomorrow night at Magpiesmore

Notice: Starting an U17 Girls Team

Good Afternoon All,

Please see the opportunity below for all Secondary Girls to trial for the U/17 Mackay AFL Girls Representative squad. The team will compete in the State Championships in October. Details below from AFL Mackay Women’s Co-director Vanessa Creeley.more

Newsletter: Issue 12

Newsletter time!! Because of tecnical difficulties last week we could'nt deliver the newsletter so here is this weeks with changes to the draw make sure you check it out as well as news and Josie's trip down memory lane.... enjoy!!more

Important Notice: Round 13 Changes

If your playing in round 13 or your a junior U7,9 and U11 please make sure you open the pdf. doc attached with changes that will happen this weekend.

If your playing for the Swans, Hawks or Sarina, please make sure you read about the changes!!!!!more

Media Release: THE AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE

Please find attached the teams for tomorrow night’s Grand Final of the 2014 FOXTEL Cup, between Williamstown and West Perth, to be played at Simonds Stadium.

Williamstown, which won the first title in 2011, will host West Perth live on the Fox Footy Channel from 8.30pm (EST), with the winning team to claim a prize of $100,000.more

Notice: Community Coach Forum

Good Day All,

Please see attached your invitation to the Community Coach Forum at the Mackay Stadium on the 11 August 2014.more

Final Series tender now open

In 2014, AFL Mackay has opened up the hosting rights to the Preliminary and Grand Finals, to be played at Harrup Park, to our Clubs through a tender process.

Here's your clubs chance to share in the big days. Tender period closes 1 August 2014 - don't miss out!more

Finals Eligibility Policy

AFL Mackay has developed a Policy to guide players and clubs on eligibility rules for Finals Series matches across all grades.more

Notice: Rocktape course in Mackay

Please see attached a flyer for a Rocktape course that is being conducted in Mackay. This is late notice (it is on 26/7/14) so if you are interested don't leave your response too long. Rocktape is coming to Mackay and will require minimum numbers for the course to go ahead. There are accreditation points for a number of registration organisations.more

Notice: Volunteer Award Nominations

Please find attached the PDF.doc for the Volunteer Award Nominationsmore

Media Release: THE AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE

AFL Chief Executive Officer Gillon McLachlan today announced the appointment of Gold Coast Suns Chief Executive Travis Auld to a new position on the AFL Senior Management Team as AFL General Manager, Clubs and AFL Operations.more

Media Release: Western Bulldogs’ Nathan Hrovat wins Round 17 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination

Nathan Hrovat from the Western Bulldogs is the Round 17 NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.

The 20-year-old kicked a goal and finished with career-high 27 disposals in the Bulldogs’ 28-point win over the Gold Coast Suns in Cairns last Saturday night.more

Media Release: Year nominations

The Round 17 Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Marcus Bontempelli (Western Bulldogs)
• Jack Gunston (Hawthorn)
• Rory Sloane (Adelaide Crows)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Notice: Issue 9 and 10 of our newsletter

please find attached issue 9 and 10 of our newsletter, thank you Dion for doing #9 when I was down with the flue!! Enjoy the reading.more

Notice: “Multicultural Round in the Community”.

Please see attached document for more information.

Thanksmore

Notice: Umpire duty round 11

Please see PDF document for this rounds duty rostermore

Media Release: Australian Football League AFL Comes Alive in Cairns for 2014

Media Release from the Australian Football League

AFL Comes Alive in Cairns for 2014

AFL has come alive in Cairns this week with a full program of community events in the lead up to the Round 17 Toyota AFL Premiership match between the Western Bulldogs and the Gold Coast SUNS at Cazalys Stadium on Saturday, July 12.more

Media Release: 2014 NAB AFL Under-16 Championships – Round Two Results

2014 NAB AFL Under-16 Championships – Round Two Results

Results from Round Two matches of the 2014 NAB AFL Under-16 Championships played today on the Gold Coastmore

Media Release: Carlton’s Troy Menzel wins Round 16 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination

Carlton’s Troy Menzel wins Round 16 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination

Troy Menzel from the Carlton Football Club is the Round 16 NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.

The 19-year-old forward is leading the Blues’ goal-kicking tally with 22 majors so far this season.more

Media Release: Nominations

The Round 16 Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Rory Laird (Adelaide Crows)
• Marc Murphy (Carlton)
• Drew Petrie (North Melbourne)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Media Release: AFL RECOGNISES GOLD COAST SUNS RECORD ATTENDANCE

AFL RECOGNISES GOLD COAST SUNS RECORD ATTENDANCE
AFL Chief Executive Officer Gillon McLachlan today congratulated the Gold Coast SUNS on achieving Saturday’s record attendance at Metricon Stadium, the Club’s first ever home sell-out.more

Notice: Dayne Zorko

Please note: Dayne Zorko is coming to Moranbah!more

Media Release: Mackay boy to live ultimate Grand Final experience

Mackay NAB AFL Auskicker, Rory Barrie, will be well and truly ‘Footified’ by NAB when he plays on the MCG during the 2014 Toyota AFL Grand Final.more

Notice: Newsletter issue 9

The latest edition of the AFL Mackay newsletter is out now!more

Media Release: AFL UMPIRES TO WEAR BLUE IN SUPPORT OF ONESIGHT

Throughout Round 15 of the 2014 Toyota AFL Premiership Season AFL Umpires will wear blue uniforms to support OneSight, the not-for-profit foundation that provides essential eye care to Australians in need.more

Notice: Congratulations to the Girls AFL Team of Alligator Creek State School

Congratulations to the Alligator Creek State School Girls AFL team, who will progress to the Gold Coast SUNS Cup final at Metricon Stadium – home of the Gold Coast SUNS.more

Media Release: nominations

The Round 14 Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Paul Puopolo (Hawthorn)
• Troy Menzel (Carlton)
• Aaron Edwards (Richmond)more

Media Release: 2014 Flying Boomerangs Squad

The AFL is pleased to announce the 2014 Flying Boomerangs squad which will compete at the NAB AFL Under 16 Championships in July on the Gold Coast.
Coached by Eugene Warrior, former Port Adelaide and Norwood (SANFL) player, The Flying Boomerangs squad will participate in Division Three and will take on the World Team, WA North-West and the South Pacific.more

Whats on @ Harrup Park Country Club

Please see attached document of whats happening at Harrup Parkmore

Notice: Reminder for U7,9 & 11

Reminding all Under 7 Under 9 and Under 11’s about the last round before the school holidays to be played at Harrup Park this Friday Starting at 4.30 pmmore

Media Release: St Kilda’s Jack Billings wins Round 14 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination

Jack Billings from the St Kilda Football Club is the Round 14 NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.

Jack, 18, booted three goals in the first 20 minutes of the match against the West Coast Eagles at Etihad Stadium on Sunday.more

Notice: Results from Rockhamton

Please see results for the juniors boys and girlsmore

Media Release: 2014 AFL Women’s Exhibition Match

The second AFL Women’s Exhibition Match will be played at Etihad Stadium this Sunday June 29 at 10.10am.

The match will be played as a curtain-raiser to the Western Bulldogs v Melbourne AFL match.

The exhibition match brings together the best female football talent from across Australia and is the pinnacle of the AFL Female Football Program.more

Media Release: The Lion King retires

Brisbane Lions champion, Jonathan Brown, today closed the door on an outstanding 15-year career, announcing his retirement from AFL football.
Brown will retire effective immediately, after suffering a heavy concussion during the Lions Round 13 clash with the Giants.more

Media Release: 2014 NAB AFL Under-18 Championships Results – Division Two - Round One

2014 NAB AFL Under-18 Championships Results –
Division Two - Round One

Results from the 2014 NAB AFL Under-18 Championships matches played today at Blacktown International SportsPark in Sydney.more

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Notice: Country Carnival

Pioneer Power today hosted its very first country Carnival and what an outstanding job it did. Teams from all over the league including the new Moranbah Juniors attended this wonderful day of under age football.more

Notice: Incorporation Workshop

Please see attached PDF. document for more informationmore

Notice : Newsletter issue 8

Newsletter time!!! Click on the PDF document for up to date newsmore

Notice: AFLQ Mackay are seeking a local club and coordinator to host AFL 9s Competition

AFLQ Mackay are seeking a local club and coordinator to host AFL 9s Competition.more

Notice: The inaugural Byron Bay AFL 9s Invitational

Hi all,

This morning saw AFL 9s national ambassador, Jude Bolton, officially launch the inaugural Byron Bay AFL 9s Invitational.

With non-stop action over 2 days, this event will attract teams from across Australia, with $16,000 total prize money up for grabs across men’s, mixed and women’s divisions.more

Media Release: Nominations

The Round 13 Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• James Podsiadly (Adelaide Crows)
• Tom Lynch (Gold Coast Suns)
• Levi Casboult (Carlton)more

Media Release: Western Bulldogs’ Marcus Bontempelli wins Round 13 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination

Western Bulldogs’ Marcus Bontempelli wins Round 13 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination

Marcus Bontempelli from the Western Bulldogs Football Club is the Round 13 NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.more

Notice: Ballarat AFL Goldfields Under 17 development program

Good morning,

Wednesday July 2nd AFL Townsville are once again hosting the Ballarat AFL Goldfields Under 17 development program. AFL Townsville / Mackay are going to play a combined team against this very strong development program. Another great opportunity for our players in the North to play against some quality opposition.more

Notice: Newsletter from Coucil

Good Morning All,

Please see the attached newsletter from Mackay Regional Council’s Multicultural LAMP program. Page 4 features a photo and brief article of Mackay’s Bailey Manuel-Isaac for his selection in the World team.

Regards,


Dion Obst
Development Coordinator
Harrup Park | Juliet St | Mackay QLD 4740more

Notice: Country Carnival 2014 time!!

Hi everyone please see attached PDF. document for information on the carnival for the Juniors U7 - U11more

Notice: Newsletter issue 7

Newsletter time!!!more

Notice: Auskick

We have thoroughly enjoyed delivering the NAB AFL Auskick program to many schools and communities in the Mackay, Whitsundays and Central Highlands region – this has been one of our biggest terms to date with over 25 different locations!more

Media Release: Nominations

The Round 12 Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Jeremy Howe (Melbourne)
• Chad Wingard (Port Adelaide)
• Joel Selwood (Geelong Cats)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Notice: Umpire duties for Round 1 re-match game

Please find attached the PDF. document for all the info of this afternoons gamemore

Notice: May Development Update for NQ

Please click on the PDF. document to see the latests updatemore

Media Release: The Australian Football League

The Australian Football League (AFL) tonight inducted six greats into the Australian Football Hall of Fame, at its annual dinner held in Melbourne.more

Notice: Umpire duties

Please click on attached document for the informationmore

Media Release: THE AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE

WORKING TO ENSURE ANY TEAM CAN WIN ON ANY GIVEN DAY

The AFL today released its Competitive Balance Policy to the 18 Clubs, with six key recommendations to be phased in from the 2015 and 2016 seasons.more

Media Release: GOODLIFE HEALTH CLUB

Goodlife Health Clubs announce partnership with AFL Diversity
Goodlife Health Clubs have announced an exciting new support partnership with AFL Diversity programs, which will see its personal trainers help up-and-coming players reach a higher level of health and fitness.more

Notice: Call for Umpires

Another big weekend of footy, with Representative matches to be played between Mackay, Capricornia and Townsville in both Senior and Under 14 age groups - plus a catch-up game on Monday between Magpies and Mackay City.more

Notice : Country Carnival 2014

Please open attached PDF. document for details on the eventmore

Notice: Newsletter issue 6

Please find below the PDF document of our latest newsletter we focused on the Rep games this weekend and news that needed sharing. We will update the results and ladder next week. Happy readingmore

Notice: Snr Rep team announced

Senior rep team for this weekend named 22 and 3 emergencies. Gary will make call on Captain and V/Captain Friday night at training.more

Media Release: The Round 11 Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows

The Round 11 Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Brent Harvey (North Melbourne)
• Will Hoskin-Elliott (GWS Giants)
• Jeremy Howe (Melbourne)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Media Release: AFL QUEENSLAND

NORTH QUEENSLAND NAME FINAL TEAM FOR REPRESENTATIVE CLASH
North Queensland has named a 23-man team to play South Queensland this Sunday June 8.
The South Queensland vs. North Queensland match is part of a revamped state representative program that will see a triple header played at Brisbane’s new $14 million Moreton Bay Regional Sports Complex – AFL Precinct.more

Notice: SUNS Cup carnival in Airlie Beach

We had a successful first ever SUNS Cup carnival in Airlie Beach this afternoon for all schools in the Whitsundays and Bowen.more

Notice: AFL Launches ShopAFL retail online site

The AFL today launched its new online retail site, ShopAFL as the most comprehensive online destination for AFL fans wishing to purchase authorised AFL retail products.

The launch of ShopAFL enables fans to select merchandise across all 18 AFL clubs with greater efficiency than ever before ...more

Notice: Umpire Round 6

Please click on the PDF.doc's below to view the appointments for this weekend.more

Notice: Jenna Wicks

Mackay Women’s AFL Player Jenna Wicks will represent Mackay in the AFLQ All Stars game being held on the 8th June 2014 in Brisbane.more

Notice: Newsletter issue 5

Please click on the PDF. doc to open the latest newsletter with changes to the draw in seniors and ladies games, birthday wishes and new faces but sadly saying good bye too.more

Notice: Senior Rep Players

Please note there will be practice this Sunday 1/6/14 at Harrup Park on Oval 1 at 10:30am. All to attend please.

Thanks
Davidmore

Notice: U14 Team for the Central QLD Championship

Well done to all that took part the standard was really high and we are please to announce the following players that qualified for the U14's teammore

Media Release: Nominations

The Round Ten Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Jack Riewoldt (Richmond)
• Jarrad Waite (Carlton)
• Justin Westhoff (Port Adelaide)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Notice: Gold Coast SUNS Cup Secondary competition

Please see the details below for the Gold Coast SUNS Cup Secondary competition this afternoon (26th May) at Harrup Park. Could we please have all students arrive by 3.30pm if possible, for a 4pm start. Please see the draw below, please allow for flexibility as we gauge final numbers.more

Media Release: AFL Announcement at Indigenous Round Launch of the 10th Dreamtime at the G

Incoming AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan will make a significant announcement tomorrow, Monday May 26 at the MCG, ahead of the 10 year anniversary of Dreamtime at the G.

Essendon’s Patrick Ryder, Courtenay Dempsey, Leroy Jetta, Shaun Edwards and Richmond’s Shane Edwards will all be in attendance.more

Notice: Umpire Round 5 - Update

Hi all,

Finalised umpire appointments for this weekend. Sorry if I missed anyone out, as I took a couple of guesses on who was playing in the Capricornia team this weekend - good luck if you are. If you aren’t, and feel like a run - slot yourself in where you like, I’m sure nobody will mind!more

Notice: Umpire - Round 5

Hi all,

Attached are the Draft appointments for this weekend. We’re a bit light on with umpires away on Rep duties (Cap team), working or otherwise.

If I’ve forgotten anyone, let me know!

Alex Finney - 1st Senior game - best of luck!

Happy Birthday Max ;)


Ian Drapermore

Notice: Gold Coast SUNS Cup Carnivals

AFL Queensland Mackay team are running a number of school-based competitions in the coming weeks. Please see below a list of opportunities for club players as well as friends that have never played AFL before, to participate in our great game!more

U 14 Development Game Venue Change for 25.5.2014

AFL Mackay U 14 Development Game Venue Change
The Game will be played at Bakers Creek an NOT Harrup Park,
Game to start at 11 am and players to be at the Bakers Creek by 10 am

any queries please contact David on 0420 980 519more

Notice: Newsletter issue 4

Please note: The game for the U15 for this weekend at Zeolla Park will start at 11:10am and not 9:40am as stated in the newsletter. Amended newsletter attached.more

Media Release: AFL Queensland

Under 16 Queensland State Academy Squad Announced
AFL Queensland today announced the Under 16 Queensland State Academy squad for 2014.
Players were selected following the Under 16 State Academy Championships at the Moreton Bay Central Sports Complex – AFL Precinct which finished yesterday.more

Media Release: The Round Nine Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations

The Round Nine Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Nat Fyfe (Fremantle)
• Max Gawn (Melbourne)
• Harley Bennell (Gold Coast Suns)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Media Release: Taylor takes out Round 9 NAB AFL Rising Star

Brisbane Lions youngster, Lewy Taylor, has been named the Round 9 NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.

Taylor debuted in Round One and has played all nine matches this year.

His nomination comes after a string of consistent performances, including 20 possessions against the Kangaroos on Saturday at Etihad Stadium.more

Notice: Updated AFL Draw 2014

Please click on the PDF.doc to open attachment with the latest draw issuedmore

Media Release: AFL Queensland

Melbourne Demons great Jeff White has signed on as coach of the Queensland state women’s team for 2014.

The former number one AFL draft pick will take the reins for Queensland’s clash against Tasmania to be played as a curtain-raiser to the Tasmania State League (TSL) vs. North East Australian Football League (NEAFL) clash at Bellerive Oval on Saturday June 21.more

Media Release: NORTH QUEENSLAND SQUAD

North Queensland has named an initial 45-man squad to play South Queensland on Sunday June 8.
The South Queensland VS. North Queensland match is part of a revamped state representative program that will see a triple header played at Brisbane�s new $14 million Moreton Bay Regional Sports Complex � AFL Precinct.more

Notice: Umpire - Round 4

Please open attachment for round 4 umpiring dates and venues.more

Media Release: AFL Queensland

The Q is back with Queensland representative teams donning the iconic maroon and white initialled guernsey for the first time in eight years.
The Queensland Under 18 side premiered the design in the TAC Cup competition and their female counterparts at the recent Youth Girls National Championships.more

Media Release: Port Adelaide’s Jarman Impey wins Round Eight NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination

Jarman Impey from the Port Adelaide Football Club is the Round Eight NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.

The small utility played a crucial role in the Power’s 18- point win over Fremantle last Saturday by restricting Hayden Ballantyne to just nine touches and keeping him goalless.more

Media Release: The Round Eight nominations are as follows:

The Round Eight Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Jeremy Howe (Melbourne)
• Brad Sheppard (West Coast Eagles)
• Chad Wingard (Port Adelaide)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Notice: Newsletter issue 3

Hi all, please click on the lick below to find the latest newsletter containing the draw, game results and ladder.

Thank you
Debbie Hildebrand
Sports administrator
Harrup Parkmore

Media Release: AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE

MEDIA RELEASE FROM THE AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE

AFL Chief Executive Officer Andrew Demetriou today said Australian Football Hall of Fame Coach Tom Hafey had been a mentor, a leader and an inspiration to many of the game’s greatest figures.more

Media release: AFL COACHES ASSOCIATION

The AFL Coaches Association and all it's members offer their deepest sympathies to Maureen Hafey and family on the passing of Tom.more

Notice: AFL Mackay junior umpires

AFL Mackay junior umpires making a huge difference in growing our game. Quality umpires certainly develop our junior footballers in a positive way.

Well done to all concerned!more

Notice: Congratulations and a big well done to the Sarina Demons

Congratulations and a big well done to the Sarina Demons who yesterday fielded its first ever Under 13s team in Mackay AFL

Well done to all concernedmore

Notice: Capricornia Schoolboys Under 15s

Capricornia Schoolboys Under 15s today played a Mackay Talent invitational side at Harrup Park.more

Notice: Update for Development in North Queensland

Please find attached April Update for Development in North Queensland.more

Media Alert: Field of Women on MCG

Friday 9 May 2014

Media are invited to attend Field of Women, tomorrow Saturday 10 May 2014, at the MCG before the Melbourne vs Western Bulldogs match.

Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) and the AFL has called on 15,000 people to stand together on the MCG in the shape of the iconic Pink Lady to represent the number of Australians who will be diagnosed with breast cancer in 2014.more

Media Release: AFL Queensland

Media Release from AFL Queensland

The 2014 Under 16 Queensland State Academy Championships will be held over four days commencing this Sunday May 11.
Matches will be played at the Moreton Bay Regional Sport Complex � AFL Precinct and the AFL Queensland Training and Administration Centre Yeronga.more

Notice: Umpires Round 3

Attached is the FINAL list for tomorrow?s matches. A bit short-staffed this week, so thanks to everyone for helping out. If you do find ourself at a loose end and want to run another game, I?m sure nobody will mind! Also, annoy your mates!

REMINDER: The League currently supplies all footballs for Senior matches - please ensure the footballs are returned with the match envelopes.more

Media Release: BRISBANE LIONS

The AFL today reaffirmed its support for the Chairman and Board of the Brisbane Lions Football Club and said it was continuing to work with the Lions at all levels to strengthen the club�s position both on and off the field.more

Notice: QLD Masters - National Carnival

Please click on the link below for the rego form.more

Notice: Bulldogs newsletter

Dear Supporters, Players & Sponsors,

2014 brings many exciting moments for the Moranbah Bulldogs thus far. After finishing in the finals rounds in 2013 the Doggies have come back stronger in 2014 and for the first time in 20 years entered a Reserves side into the comp.more

Media Release: NEAFL squad named for WAFL clash

The North East Australian Football League (NEAFL) has named a 42-man squad to play the West Australian Football League (WAFL) on Saturday May 24.
The match will be played as a curtain raiser to the GWS Giants vs. Richmond Tigers game at Sydney’s Spotless Stadium.more

Media Release: RELEASE OF 2013 AFL INJURY REPORT

The AFL today released the 2013 Injury Survey, tracking injury incidence, prevalence and recurrence rates across the AFL competition as part of its annual survey for a world-leading 22nd consecutive year.more

Notice: 2nd AFL Mackay Newsletter

Please click on the PDF. doc to open the link to the latest draw, last weeks results and the ladder.

Please take note of the following amendment:

The ladies AFL : Swans vs. North at 6:00pm on the Swans Groundsmore

Media Release: Nominations

The Round Seven Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Travis Cloke (Collingwood)
• James Podsiadly (Adelaide Crows)
• Mitch Robinson (Carlton)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Media Release:2014 Jill Lindsay Scholarship

The AFL is pleased to advise Emily Buysen from the North Melbourne Football Club was awarded the 2014 Jill Lindsay Scholarship at the AFL Women’s Industry Lunch in Melbourne today.more

Notice: Rep squad and training times

Just sending through AFL MacKay’s Squad for the upcoming representative season.more

Notice Moranbah Bulldogs

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Notice: Annual AFL Diversity Championships

Recently in Coffs Harbour the annual AFL Diversity Championships were held. The Championships represent a unique opportunity to bring together the Kickstart (Indigenous), All Nations (Non English Speaking) and South Pacific region as a vehicle for inclusion and cohesion and grow the game in those particular priority communities.more

Notice: Sarina Demons

A light week on the track this week as a lot of the kids were doing some rep stuff, a big thanks to Anthony Bella and Deon from AFLQ Mackay for looking after the kids Tuesday night as Shaun and I were away .

Congratulations to Merlin Merkel, Daly Murphy and Will Bella for making the Capricornia team for the state titles in June , and also well done to Mitch Tilney and Jammore

Notice: 2014 Draws

Please open attached PDF documents for the updated draws for 2014more

Notice: Umpire appointments

Please open the PDF document attached for the information regarding the games appointed to Umpires.more

Media Release: New Chief Executive Officer of the AFL

“On March 3 when Andrew Demetriou announced his resignation, I made it clear that the AFL Commission would appoint the best person for what we think is the biggest job in sport in this country,” Mr Fitzpatrick said.more

Notice: Upcoming details for the NAB AFL Auskick and the commencement of AFL Junior Football through

Term 2 Auskick Centres
NAB AFL Auskick will commence at a variety of schools and community clinics throughout the Mackay, Whitsundays and Central Highlands. You can register online by visiting www.aflauskick.com.au and enter your postcode.more

Notice: AFL Community umpiring round

This weekend the AFL will be celebrating Community Umpiring Round.

The Community Umpiring round aims to encourage people to get involved in umpiring Australian Football at the grassroots level.more

AFL Mackay Newsletter

Please Find Below times and places for all of this weekend’s Games
U7’s, 9’s and 11’s are reminded that we are holding an Auskick Skills Clinic at Harrup Park This Friday 2nd May at 4.30 pm.more

Media Release: 2014 Community Umpiring Round

Round Seven of the 2014 Toyota AFL Premiership Season has been designated as Community Umpiring Round and aims to encourage people to get involved in umpiring Australian Football at the grassroots level.more

Notice: ANZAC Day Mackay

What an amazing time we had at Harrup Park on ANZAC Day!!more

Notice: Congratulations to MacKay’s Bailey Manuel Isaacs!!!

Congratulations to MacKay’s Bailey Manuel Isaacs who has just been selected in the world team to compete at the National Under 16 AFL Championships.more

MEDIA RELEASE: 2014 FOXTEL Cup

The 2014 FOXTEL Cup competition will kick off at Adelaide Oval tomorrow night, Tuesday, April 29 with West Adelaide playing the Western Storm.

The competition pits the best teams from each state league competition against each other in a knockout format.more

Whats on @ Harrup Park Country Club

Can you believe it!!more

Notice: North Queensland U16 team named

Selectors have named the North Queensland Under 16 team to compete at the Queensland State Championships in May.more

Media Release: $400,000 MEMORIAL TRIBUTE UNVEILING

In Memory of The Doc
A three year, $400,000 tribute of national, state and local importance will culminate at 11.00 am on Monday, 28 April with the official opening of the Darrel Baldock Memorial at "The Doc's spiritual home", the Latrobe Recreation Ground in Gilbert Street, Latrobe.more

Notice: AFL Mackay coaching Masterclass Tomorrow evening

In the lead up to the ANZAC Day Blockbuster in Mackay, AFL Queensland invites all members of the AFL Mackay community to a Coaching Masterclass featuring a variety of AFL guest speakers.more

Media Release:INTERNATIONAL RULES SERIES 2014 LAUNCHED

The AFL and the GAA today confirmed that Australia will play Ireland in a one-Test 2014 International Rules Series to be played at Patersons Stadium in Perth on Saturday 22 November.more

AFL Master class Thursday 24th April 2014

AFL Master class Thursday 24th April 2014
Harrup park at 6pm
with guest speakers
Jarrod Crouch (Game day tactics)and Dr Hanson(concussion)more

Media Release: The Round Five Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations

The Round Five Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• George Horlin-Smith (Geelong Cats)
• Jack Riewoldt (Richmond)
• Scott Thompson (Adelaide Crows)

The Round Five Hungry Jack’s Goal of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Jack Billings (St Kilda)
• Patrick Dangerfield (Adelaide Crows)
• Shane Edwards (Richmond)more

Media Release: LOU RICHARDS THE INAUGURAL RECIPIENT OF THE JOHN KENNEDY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Chairman of the AFL Commission, Mike Fitzpatrick today announced former Collingwood FC champion and long-time media personality Lou Richards as the inaugural recipient of the John Kennedy Lifetime Achievement Award.more

Notice: U12 Mackay District Team Training this Afternoon at Harrup Park

A reminder that U12 Mackay District AFL team training will be held this afternoon from 3.30pm at Harrup Park.more

Notice: Season Draw AFL Mackay 2014

Please see blow the draw for the Senior AFL Mackay 2014 seasonmore

Notice: Teams for City vs Country game on ANZAC Day

The teams have been selected and it should be a fantastic day of football.more

Media Release: 2014 National KickStart Championships and Australia Post All Nations Cup

The 2014 Under 15 National KickStart Championships and inaugural Australia Post All Nations Cup grand finals were played today, Wednesday April 16 in Coffs Harbour at the Coffs Harbour International Sports Park.more

Notice: The goalpost on Harrup Park Oval 1 & 9

Finally they have arrived - Oval 1 & 9 are now ready for the AFL season.more

Notice: Play by the rules magazine now available

Hello, welcome to the 2nd edition of the Play by the Rules online interactive Magazine. Many thanks to those of you that gave positive feedback on the first edition a couple of months back. It's been very encouraging. This edition features three feature articles and an expanded 'legal stuff' section about member protection and the law around bullying.more

Notice: Corporate Tickets available now for ANZAC Day Blockbuster!

1x VIP Corporate ticket:

• 2 Course meal with drinks package
• FREE parking for the event( access via Juliet Street entrance)
• Complimentary Game Day Footy Recordmore

Media Release: North Melbourne’s Luke McDonald wins Round Four

North Melbourne’s Luke McDonald wins Round Four NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination

Luke McDonald from the North Melbourne Football Club is the Round Four NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.

The 19-year-old was impressive in the wet conditions at the SCG against the Sydney Swans yesterday. His 20 possessions and five marks from half-back were a highlight in the Kangaroos’ 43-point win.more

Media Release: The AFL today launched its trial of player name

The AFL today launched its trial of player name guernseys that will be worn by all players across Round 5 of the 2014 Toyota AFL Premiership Season.more

Media Article: young Hawks star Aaron Wade

Great article in the paper about young Hawks star Aaron Wade. Aaron has been playing our game since he was 11. Aaron has come through the Mackay Juniors as well as our talent programs.more

Notice: Suns Academy and Mackay Under 14 talent Programs

Good morning to all players in the Suns Academy and Mackay Under 14 talent Programs just letting you know training will be cancelled tomorrow night due to the extreme weather.more

Media Release: Mackay set for NEAFL ANZAC Day Clash

AFL Returns to Mackay this ANZAC Day with the Brisbane Lions Reserves to take on their Sydney Swans counterparts in the second North East Australian Football League (NEAFL) ANZAC Day Clash at Harrup Park.
The match is a replay of the 2013 NEAFL Grand Final that saw the Lions run out 14-point winners in a tight match.more

Media Release: AFL Queensland

Key appointments made for North Queensland representative team

AFL Queensland today announced Barry Gibson as coach of the 2014 North Queensland AFL representative team to play South Queensland.
The match is part of a revamped state representative program that will see a triple header played at Brisbane’s new $14 million Moreton Bay Regional Sports Complex – AFL Precinct on Sunday June 8.more

Media Release:2014 Under 15 National KickStart Championships and Australia Post All Nations Cup

Coffs Harbour is set for five days of Australian football action when the 2014 KickStart Championships and Australia Post All Nations Cup begin on Friday April 11, with hundreds of players from across Australia and Oceania taking part.more

Media Release: AFL Proud to Support Efforts to Give Homophobia the Boot

AFL Chief Executive Andrew Demetriou today joined the heads of Australia’s professional sporting bodies in reaffirming a collective commitment to promoting an inclusive environment in which sports men and women, regardless of their sexuality, are welcome.more

Reminder: Blue card for all volunteers,coaches & Managers

We would like to encouraging all volunteers, coaches & Managers to get a blue card. There is no charge involved. Please visit the website for more information or find application form attached.

http://www.ccypcg.qld.gov.au/bluecard/applications/forms-new-applicants.htmlmore

Notice: NEAFL news

Former North Mackay Saints player Tyler Jones and Eastern Swans Premiership Player Matt Sondergeld have both had great starts to Season 2014 with The Redlands Bombers. The Bombers had a fantastic win over Ainslie football club on the weekend.more

Media Release: Tribunal will sit tonight at 5pm

The AFL wishes to advise the Tribunal will sit tonight at 5pm, Tuesday April 8, after the Gold Coast’s Steven May and Greater Western Sydney’s Devon Smith chose to contest the sanctions laid by the Match Review Panel from the weekend’s matches. Please also find below the detail of those sanctions accepted:more

Notice: Play at Half-Time of the Brisbane Lions v Sydney Swans Match!

We are pleased to confirm that all 2013/2014 NAB AFL Auskick participants have the opportunity to play at Half-time during the Brisbane Lions vs. Sydney Swans NEAFL match on ANZAC Day in Mackay.more

Notice: ANZAC Day Blockbuster at Harrup Park

ANZAC Day Blockbuster at Harrup Park – Brisbane Lions vs. Sydney Swans NEAFL match plus AFL Mackay’s traditional City vs. Country game.
We welcome the Mackay, Whitsundays and Central Highlands locals to come along to this exciting AFL event in our region. We are calling on everyone to get behind this great eventmore

Notice: One Punch Can Kill

Wonderful imitative from the Whitsunday Bald Eagles. “ ITS COOL TO HAVE A COLD ONE MATE...JUST BE COOL ABOUT IT”. ONE PUNCH CAN KILL.more

Notice: Angus Johnston

Suns Level 2 Academy member & North Mackay junior Angus Johnston worked really well on the track tonight.more

Notice: Congratulations and a big well done!

Congratulations and a big well done to North MacKay’s 16 year old state squad member Cody Filewood and North Cairns Tigers Glendon Woosup on making there debut for the Gold Coast Suns NEAFL team on Saturday.more

Media Release: Greater Western Sydney’s Josh Kelly wins Round Three

Josh Kelly from the Greater Western Sydney Giants is the Round Three NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.

Playing in just his second AFL match, Josh showed class and composure in difficult conditions in the Giants’ 32-point win over Melbourne at Spotless Stadium on Sunday. He kicked two goals in the final quarter and finished with 17 possessions.more

Media Release: The Round Three Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations

The Round Three Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations are as follows:

• Cyril Rioli (Hawthorn)
• Jamie Elliott (Collingwood)
• Jack Riewoldt (Richmond)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at
http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Media Release: Injury update - Daniel Rich

Scans this afternoon have confirmed that Brisbane Lions midfielder Daniel Rich has ruptured his ACL.

The injury, to his right knee, was sustained during Saturday’s clash with the Gold Coast Suns.more

MEDIA RELEASE FROM THE AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE

Here follows the AFL news list for this week.

1 PROGRAM OF MATCHES (all times are local)

Round Four (All times are local)

Friday April 11
Richmond v Collingwood at MCG, 7.50pm;more

Results from AFL Mackay's Lightning Premiership.

It was a fantastic day!more

Update: North Qld Development

FAN
DEVELOPMENT

GC SUNS Round 1 win against Richmond
at Metricon Stadium attracted a crowd of
19,425
Kids at clinics love having photo taken with
Jaeger O’Meara player cut-outmore

Media Release: AIS-AFL Academy

AIS-AFL Academy to play for AFL Chairman’s Cup and MCC President’s Medal

The second AFL Chairman’s Cup and MCC President’s Medal will be presented at the annual AIS-AFL Academy match tomorrow, Friday, night.more

Media Release : Easter Carnival - Tropical Masters Cup

Friday 18th of April (Good Friday)
Barefoot Bowls, BBQ Dinner and Player Draft at the Airlie Beach Bowls Club from 6pm to 10pm.
The Airlie Beach Bowls Club is next door to the ground.
BBQ dinner $15-00 (registered players free)
Barefoot Bowls $10-00 (optional)more

Media Release : Field of Woman

15,000 people will stand together on the MCG in the shape of the iconic Pink Lady on Saturday 10 May 2014 to show their support for the growing number of Australians personally affected by breast cancer.more

Mackay Coaching Course Harrup Park 12th April

AFL Mackay are running a level 1 coaches course on 12th April 2014 at Harrup Parkmore

National NAIDOC Committee media release - 31 March 2014

Nominate now for the National NAIDOC Awards

NAIDOC Week is an opportunity for Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians to come together to recognise the valuable contribution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples make to this country.

This year, NAIDOC Week will be held from 6-13 July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Indigenous peoples.more

News Release : Round Two Lifebroker Mark of the Year nominations

David Armitage (St Kilda)
• Lachie Hunter (Western Bulldogs)
• Jarryd Roughead (Hawthorn)

Fans can now view and vote for their favourite mark at http://markoftheyear.afl.com.aumore

Media Release : Record Crowd

The total number of fans attending AFL games across the weekend was 315,838 – the third highest Round Two attendance figure in AFL history.

Total Round Two crowd numbers for the nine matches played across five states have only been previously surpassed in 2013 (350,736 people) and in 2010 (317,620 people across eight matches).more

Mackay Coaching Course 12th April Harrup Park 8.35am

AFL Mackay are running a level 1 coaches course on 12th April 2014 at Harrup Parkmore

Troy Clarke Scholarship launched

In October 2013 Queensland’s AFL community has lost one of its greats, with the tragic passing of State Development Manager, Troy Clarke.

An AFL Queensland Hall of Fame member, Clarke, 44, played 68 games for the Brisbane Bears between 1991 and 1996 and was the only North Queenslander on the Queensland Team of the Century shortlist , but it was his impact on footy after his retirement that willmore

Harrup Park $10 000 Major Draw this Sunday 30th March

Harrup Park $10 000 Major Draw this Sunday 30th March @ Harrup Park.
$1000 given away every half hour from 1pm-5.30pm.
You must be here to win. You Belong
Why not come along and support your local AFL with raffles and bingo ... you never know!!more

Moranbah Auskick May 3rd 4pm

Welcome back to another season of Bulldogs Aussie Rules Junior Footy. Just letting you all know that we are having a sign on afternoon for Auskick at 4:00pm on Thursday May 3 at the club. (See attached flyer). It will be an opportunity to welcome Hamish McInnes to Moranbah. for more please click heremore

Friday's Club Auskick will be on

Friday Nights Club Auskick held at Hurrup Park WILL be on this friday at 4.30pm
Come along and join in the fun.more

Mackay U16’s Talent Training & Presentation Cancelled

Mackay U16 Talent Program training and Jumper presentation for tonight 26.3.2014 has been cancelled due to weather.
Can all Players be at Airlie beach Sports Park at 8am Sharp on Saturday Morning.

Any Queries please see David Harding 0420 980 519.more

Media Release

AFL to raise funds for ANZAC Centenary fund...
The AFL today announced the first of a range of fundraising initiatives in support of the Anzac Centenary Public Fund.

A portion of funds generated from ticket sales across this year’s Anzac Round - Round 6 of the 2014 Toyota AFL Premiership Season - will go directly to the Anzac Centenary Public Fund.more

Suns Academy Training reminder

Mackay Under 14's and Under 16's Suns Academy Reminder that training will be at Magpies Sporting field Tonight at 4.45 pm.more

2014 Harrup Park Club Based Auskick

Auskick will be holding an 8 week lead-up to the 2014 Junior Season
This will be held at Harrup Park Country Club on every Friday at 4:00pm to 5.30 pm
The Cost will be $65 this includes 8 weeks of sessions plus a ball and backpack with goodies inside.more

Mackay U16 and U14 Suns Academy

The Mackay U16 and U14 Suns Academy will be training Monday the 24th March at 4:45pm at the Magpies AFL Oval in Glenella.more

Media Release From AFL Queensland

MEDIA RELEASE FROM AFL QUEENSLAND
AFL Queensland has announced the 2014 KickStart and All Nations squads to compete at the National Championships in Coffs Harbour from April 11 to 16...more

Media Release from AFL Queensland

MEDIA RELEASE FROM AFL QUEENSLAND
INITIAL QUEENSLAND UNDER-18 STATE ACADEMY SQUAD ANNOUNCEDmore

Northern Under 15 Schoolboy Trials

Fantastic numbers at today’s AFL Under 15 schoolboys Northern Trials in Townsville. 22 players from the Whitsunday/Bowen Region attended of which 19 where from the Whitsunday Sea Eagles ( A Tribute to its very successful club based Auskick program). From the trials today 7 boys will now go on and compete at the Under 15 State Championships in May...more

CANCELLED Jumper Presentation

AFL Mackay u16's Jumper Presentation has been cancelled
but will take place on Wednesday 26th March, Harrup Park at 6pmmore

Women's Come Try days

Don't forget this weekend will see two different clubs hosting Ladies "Come Try" days on Saturday, 22nd March.
The North Mackay Saints will hold theirs at Zeolla Park at 12:30pm.
The Magpies Northern Beaches will hold theirs at the Magpies sporting field at 2:30pm.
Get involved, get fit and try out one of Australia's fastest growing sports.
For more information contact...more

Media Release from AFLQ

AFL Queensland today announced Dayne Zorko as the NAB AFL Auskick Queensland Ambassador with the help of over 120 eager young girls and boys from the Coorparoo JAFC Auskick centre.more

Cody's Closer

To view the full Daily Mercury article click more.more

Mackay Under16 Final Squad

Mackay 2014 Under 16 team announced for the up coming North QLD Talent championships. Well done and congratulations to the boys selected as always I would like to thank all players for there efforts. We can only take 23 but all squad members should be very proud of the efforts over the last 2 months. Players selected and emergencies are asked to attend training next Monday night at Harrup Park.more

Capricornia Under 15 School Boys Team

Ten young players from Mackay have made the Capricornia Under15 School Boys team.
The team will be off to the state championships in May. Championships will be hosted by the Morningside Football Club in Brisbane.
Great effort from all in what was a very tough selection process.
Click more for a list of the selected players.more

Mackay City Hawks Juniors Kicking Off

Training for Mackay City Hawks Juniors U13, U15 and U18's has commenced, they train on a Tuesday and Thursday at 4:30pm, Oval 9 at Harrup Park.
The Mackay City Hawks Juniors have released their new jersey for 2014, special thanks to Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal Pty Ltd and Moloney's Diesel Services for sponsoring and Trevor Rowler (Vice President) for designing them.more

North Queensland Development Update

View full article to see the highlights and upcoming events for North Queensland's Development.more

2014 NAB AFL Rising Stars Program Launched

AFL Chief Executive Officer Andrew Demetriou today underlined why the NAB AFL Rising Stars Program is set to again provide the key pathway for young footballers aspiring to reach the ranks of the AFL following the launch of the 2014 NAB AFL Rising Stars Program on the Gold Coast this afternoon.
Click more to view full article.more

North Mackay Saints Looking for Ladies

The North Mackay Saints are holding a Ladies 'Come Try' Day on Saturday 22nd March at 12:30pm.
If you've been thinking about starting a new sport, want to get fit, or love AFL come down to Zeolla Park and join in on the light training session and light-hearted game.
See what it's like to be part of this great football club and watch the boys in their trial game against the Rockhampton Panthers.more

Magpies Northern Beaches Ladies Try Day

The Magpies Northern Beaches are holding a Ladies 'Come Try Day' on Saturday 22nd March at 2pm.
If you're thinking about trying a new sport, getting fit or you're an AFL lover come down to Magpies and try it out.
For more information contact Vanessa Creeley 0428 520 180 or Naomi Johnston 0422 752 373.more

Pre Season Conference Success

It was a great turn out for the AFL Mackay Pre Season Conference on the weekend.
Well done to all involved and great work by the AFL Mackay Executive.more

Harrup Park Oval Nine

The newest oval at Harrup Park now has its white picket fencing.
Oval Nine is another great ground at an already sterling venue.

Click more to view photos.more

North Queensland Sports Star Award

The North Queensland Sports Star Award was held in Charters Towers on Saturday evening.
AFL Mackay's Josie Rogers won runner up in the Service to Sport section.

Well Done Josie and thank you for your continued support.more

Come Try Ladies AFL

The Eastern Swans, Magpies Northern Beaches and North Mackay Saints are holding come try days this month to kick start their Women's teams.
The Swans will be holding theirs on the 9th March at 1:00pm at Rogers Oval.
The Magpies will hold theirs on Saturday 22nd March at 2:00pm at the Magpies oval.
And the Saints come try day will be held on Saturday 22nd March 12:30pm at Zeolla Park.more

AFL Media Release

AFL Commission Chairman Mike Fitzpatrick today announced that Chief Executive Officer Andrew Demetriou had advised the AFL Commission of his resignation, effective at the end of the season, after more than 10 years in the position. Click here for the full Media Releasemore

Sarina Demons Seek U11 Coach

The Sarina Demons are on the look out for a coach for their U11 side.
If you would like to help out this club and coach future football stars get into contact with club president Vanessa Creeley-
0428 520 180
Vanessa.Creeley@mcginns.com.aumore

North QLD Academy Game Results

The Gold Coast Suns North QLD Academy game was held in Townsville on Saturday with 11 Mackay players playing.
From this game 3 Mackay players have made the final Suns Academy Team that will go on and play Brisbane Lions Academy this Saturday.
Click more for full article.more

Whitsunday Pre Season Carnival

The 2014 Pre Season Carnival will be held at Whitsunday Sports Park, Shute Harbour Rd Jubilee Pocket, on Saturday 5th of April.
The carnival will begin at 8:30am and run all day.
There will be cash prizes and trophy winner on the day.
Bring your family to spend a day in the beautiful Whitsundays and see how your team shapes up.more

Dermott Brereton in Airlie Beach

Attached are photos from Dermott Brereton's trip to Airlie Beach.
A big thank you to the Bald Eagles for all their help.more

Mackay Family Support Alliance

Attached is a promotional flyer for the Mackay Family Support Alliance.
The Mackay Family Support Alliance includes Government and family support services working together to assist families to care for their children and young people in their own homes and communities.
The MFSA works with the Mackay Community to provide culturally appropriate and supportive environments for families.more

Building Active Communities Workshop

Free training and education for sport and recreation volunteers on Tuesday 4 March from 6pm-9pm at West Leagues Club, Branscombe Road, Walkerston.
'Successful teams are developed through effective leaders.'
Registrations close February 25.
See more for more information.more

U16 School Girls Trials

The U16 School Girls trials were held at Zeolla Park yesterday.
The selected girls will now train on Monday with the Gold Coast Suns U14 and U16 talent programs.

Well done girls.
See more for photosmore

Townsville NAB Challenge Match

18 Reasons to see Townsville's NAB Challenge match

A carnival of football will headline the return of Australia’s game this year as the 2014 NAB Challenge rolls into every state and territory with 18 games in 18 day.more

2014 Harrup Park Auskick

Auskick will be holding an 8 week lead-up to the 2014 Junior Season
This will be held at Harrup Park Country Club on Friday 14th March 2014 from 4.30pm to 5.30 pm
The Cost will be $65 this includes 8 weeks of sessions plus a ball and backpack with goodies inside.
This will include all Junior Clubs.
And any assistance from club volunteers would be greatly appreciated
For further information pmore

2014 AFL Mackay Sign On

AFL Mackay Junior Sign Ons have started this week.
For a list of club contacts click more.more

Hermit Park Tigers to Host 2014 AFL Blitz

The Hermit Park Tigers are hosting 2014 AFL Townsville Blitz.
This is a one day carnival where teams play minimum 2x30min games with a finals campaign to decide the winner ($250 and trophy).
Clubhouse and Bar open until late.
Please confirm attendance by Monday 24th Feb email: hpfc@outlook.com.
The Holiday Inn is providing special room rates.more

Young Stars On Show

Media Release from AFL Queensland.
Young Stars on show at Tony Ireland Stadium.more

Jaeger's Juniors

If you know a junior Gold Coast Suns fan sign them up to Jaeger's Juniors, a free Junior Fan Club for 5 to 15 year olds.
Kids that sign up to Jaeger's Juniors receive a poster of Jaeger O'Meara, a regular Jaeger's Juniors newsletter, exclusive opportunities to meet Jaeger and other players during player visits to the region and a ticket to a game at Metricon Stadium.
Click more.more

MaterClass Townsville

There will be a Coach Education Master Class in Townsville on the 21st Feb at Tony Ireland Stadium, Townsville.
Guest appearances from Peter Schwab (Brisbane Lions Assistant Coach), Matthew Primus (Gold Coast Suns Assistant Coach) and Matt Nicholls (AFL Field Umpire).
6:00pm - 8:00pm, to rsvp email Kathleen.newman@aflq.com.aumore

Umpire Registration for AFL Mackay Umpires now open

Umpire registration for AFL Mackay Umpires is now open.

Please find below the registration links:

Umpires Over 18
https://reg.sportingpulse.com/v6/regoform.cgi?formID=36098


Umpires Under 18
https://reg.sportingpulse.com/v6/regoform.cgi?formID=36114more

MECC Sports Expo Success

Below are some photos from Sunday's very successful sports expo and club sign on held at the Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre. Over 10,000 people attended this ever growing event.more

MECC Sports Expo

This weekend is the Sports Expo at the MECC.
As per usual AFL Mackay Clubs will be making an appearance.
Come down to have a look or support your club.
Starts a 11am until 2pm.more

Pioneer Power Sign On Day

Pioneer Power Jnr AFL Club will be having a club sign on/come and try/information day - Marian School Oval - Thursday February 27th 4-5pm.more

Players Training for Selection at State Champs

The Gold Coast Suns Academy level 2 under-16's have been training along with other junior Sea Eagles players who are looking to make the cut for the Mackay Regional under-16's team.
See more for full article.more

Sarina Demons Sign On

The Sarina Demons will hold their sign on day on Saturday 15th Feb between 9am and 1 pm.
This will be held at St Annes in Sarina.
Everyone is welcome to attend.more

North Mackay Sign On

The North Mackay Saints will have their sign on day on Sunday 16th Feb from 9am until 1pm. This will be held at Zeolla Park, Beaconsfield.
The sign on will be followed by an Intraclub Senior Game.more

2014 Term 1 Auskick Centres

See more to view a list of the 2014 Term 1 Auskick Centres, contact information and how to register.more

Whitsunday Sea Eagles Chasing Junior Coaches

The Whitsunday Sea Eagles are looking for coaches for their Under 13, 15 and 18 grades.
If you are interested in coaching any of these grades and helping out this great club get in contact with Jamie Fuhrmann or Daniel Fletcher.
See more for contact details.more

Whats On At Harrup Park In February

Here's what's happening in the club during February. Remember, the more you visit, the more your club will receive back in their annual amount.more

Young Whitsunday Sea Eagles Player wins prestigious Award

Whitsunday Sea Eagles Junior and former Suns Academy member Ryan Goding was today named Young Citizen of the year 2014 at the Australia Day Awards in Proserpine.more

Eastern Swans AFC welcome new players and volunteers

The Eastern Swans have commenced their 2014 AFL Mackay premiership season campaign with pre-season training underway, with a difference!more

2014 NAB Challenge - Brisbane Lions v Gold Coast Suns

Come and watch the all Queensland clash between the Gold Coast Suns and the Brisbane Lions on Sunday February 23 at Tony Ireland Stadium. As the Suns look to climb up the AFL ladder in 2014 and the Brisbane Lions hope to return to the finals this will be a fierce clash for state pride. Led by Gary Ablett (2013 Brownlow Medalist) and the fearless Johnathon Brown, Townsville will come to life and shmore

Level 1 Coaching Course

Level 1 Coaching Course will be held on the 12th April 9:00am at Harrup Park.
Junior, youth and senior level 1 costs $176 and an update costs $77.
All coaches must be accredited.more

Sportsman's Dinner

Whitsunday Bald Eagles Masters AFL presents the Sportsman's Dinner featuring Dermott Brereton.
Saturday 15th Feb.
Tickets available from staff at the Reed Gateway Hotel.
$65 per head or $60 per head in a table of 8.
Includes a 2 course meal, live music and memorabilia auction.
Limited numbers.more

2014 AFL National Coaching Conference

The 2014 AFL National Coaching Conference will be held on Jan 31 to Feb 02 at Adelaide Oval.
Click more to see flyer.more

Ladies Football

Any girls interested in having a kick, getting involved in women's footy and making great friends head down to Etwell Park in Bakers Creek on Wednesday nights at 6:00pm for the AFL Mackay Women's League training session.
If you would like more information contact Vanessa, Naomi(chicken), David or Dion.more

First Aid and Level 1 Sports Trainers Courses

There will be a group of volunteers upgrading their skills in early February through Sport Medicine Australia courses.
If you are interested in completing your First Aid and/or your Level 1 Sports Trainers course ask your club or contact Kath Marriage from AFL Mackay.more

Community Coaching Forum

A free coaching forum including five 20 minute sessions, take home resources and informal Q and A.
To be held on Wednesday 19th Feb at 6pm.
Click more to see flyermore

AFL9's in North Queensland Games

Registrations are still open for AFL9's in the North Queensland games. If you are interested in competing or want to register a team follow the link below.
http://www.nqsports.com.au/more

Welcome Hamish McInnes!

We would like to welcome Hamish McInnes to the AFL Queensland team in Mackay for 2014. Hamish will commence a new full-time position as AFL Development Coordinator in Clermont and the Central Highlands.
Click more for the full article.more

Suns Academy

The Suns Academy will begin training again tonight, Monday 13th.
Training will be held at Harrup Park at 5:00pm.more

Sea Eagles Back At It

The Whitsunday Sea Eagles are training every Wednesday at 6:00pm until February. All past, present and prospective players are encouraged to attend training.more

Bulldogs Training Resumes

The Moranbah Bulldogs begin training tonight, 7th January at 7:00pm at Stevenson Sports Park. Training will be held every Tuesday and Thursday night.
All past, present and prospective players are invited to attend.more

Tigers Resume Training

All present, past and prospective players are invited to Bakers Creek Tigers first training for 2014 under new coach Matt Fidler on Thursday 16 January at 5.45pm at Etwell Park, Pattinsons Lane, Bakers Creek.

Training will be every Tuesday and Thursday at 5.45pm from then on.more

Eastern Swans Resume Training

The Eastern Swans will begin training on the 21st January at 5:45pm at Rogers Oval.
All past, present and prospective players are invited to attend training.more

Magpies NB Resumes Training

Magpies Northern Beaches will begin training Wednesday 8th at 5:30pm.
Training will be every Wednesday at 5:30pm and every Sunday at 5:00pm.
Training will be held at the Magpies Sporting Club.
All past, current and prospective players are encouraged to come to training.more

Saints Training Resumes

The North Mackay Saints resume training on Tuesday 21st January at Zeolla Park, Beaconsfield.
All previous, current and potential players are invited to come along.more

Hawks Pre Season Training

Pre-Season Training to commence on Tuesday 7th January.
The first training session of 2014 will be held at the Botanical Gardens on Tuesday 7th January. Meet at the Botanical Gardens Visitor centre car park at 5.30-5.45. Thursday’s (9th Jan) Training will be held at Lamberts Beach Slade Point at 5.30-5.45. Make sure you bring your running gear!!more

Happy New Year

Welcome to the 2014 season!
AFL Mackay hopes everyone had a great New Year and is ready for the up coming season.more

2014 Summer Training Program for Umpires

Click more to see a Summer Training Program for Umpires sent from head office.more

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

AFL Mackay would like to wish all volunteers, players, parents and families, and sponsors a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
We hope every one enjoys and stays safe over the christmas break.
See you all back next year preparing for another great season.
Regards David, Dion, Denise, Kath and all our casual staff.more

Suns Academy Training in Airlie Beach

Photos from Sunday’s Suns Academy session at Airlie Beach. Players from Townsville and Mackay attended. Academy manager Jason Torney flew up for the combined session. Great day in very hot and steamy conditions.
Click more to see photos.more

Community Coach Forum

A free coaching forum including five 20 minute sessions, take home resources and informal Q and A.
To be held on Wednesday 19th Feb at 6pm.
Click more to see flyer.more

Mackay gets AFLQ tick

AFL Queensland Facilities and Infrastructure Manager, Jake Anson was in town on Tuesday to look at the region's facility needs. See the full story on the Daily Mercury website...more

2013 AGM Minutes

Click more to see the minutes from the 2013 AGM.
A copy of these minutes will be included in the AGM Booklet given out at this weekends meeting.more

All Nations, Diversity & Kickstart

After conducting AFL Combine’s to over 800 participants from diverse backgrounds and holding the inaugural Unity Cup involving two indigenous and two multicultural teams, AFL Queensland are pleased to announce the following squads:
click more for full articlemore

New AFLQ Shield

Click more to get a copy of the new AFLQ Mackay logo, AFLQ Mackay Juniors Logo and AFLQ Mackay Womens Logo.more

2014 RACQ Insurance North Queensland Games

Please find below the link to register your interest for any of the over 40 sports that are taking park in the 2014 RACQ Insurance North Queensland Games, being held in Townsville in April.more

Youth Voice Photography Competition

Are you aged between 12 and 25?
Youth Voice is having a photography contest with great prizes.
Simply take a photo with the theme- End bullying and racism, send your photo to sarahkristensen@qpastt.org.au before the 20/12/13.
The photos that get the most likes on the @stopthinkact instagram win.more

Sporting Wheelies

Last night the Suns Academy boys tried something new. The boys headed over to PCYC to play Wheelchair basketball.
A good way to beat yesterdays rain and have fun trying something different.
Click more to see photos.more

On Field Apparel Guidelines

All clubs need to know the on field apparel guidelines.
Click more to view document.more

Saints Announce New Senior Coach

The North Mackay Saints have named their new senior grade coach for the 2014 season.
David Harding (Penguin) will be running the club's first training session this Friday at 5:45 in his new position as Senior Coach.
All past, current and prospective players are invited to attend this training session.more

Eastern Swans Junior AGM

Just a reminder that Eastern Swans Juniors AGM is being held this Sunday 1st December at 10.30am to be held at the clubhouse in Petrie Street. All welcome.more

Under 16 Summer Development Program

Click more to see full list of selected players.more

Bowen PCYC SportsAbility Expo

The Bowen PCYC will be holding the 2nd SportsAbility Expo on Saturday, 22nd February 2014.

Click more to read full article.more

Bakers Creek Christmas Fair

The Bakers Creek Tigers are hosting a Christmas Fair on Sunday the 8th of December at Etwell Park.
There will be raffels, cake stalls, sausage sizzle, a fire truck, face painting and much more.
Come down to Etwell Park in Bakers Creek at 11am to 3pm and celebrate christmas with the Bakers Boys.more

Bakers Creek Training

Bakers Creek Tigers will be starting their 2014 campaign under new coach Matt Fidler with their first training session on Thursday 21 November at 5.45pm at Etwell Park and would like to invite all past, present and prospective players down to have a run.

For more information contact Club President Ben Faulkner on 0407 606 908 or bakerscreektigers@live.com.aumore

The Girls Are Back!

The girls are back.
Last night was the second training back after a short break for our AFL Mackay Women’s League.

Click more to see the full article.more

AFL Employment Alert

AFL Queensland are seeking applications for the below position:

• Development Coordinator – Clermont

Applications close Sunday, 1 December

All applications should be directed to the AFL Careers website – www.afl.com.au/careersmore

AFLQ Unity Cup

2 Mackay players in Angus Johnson and Bailey-Manuel Isaacs have made the North QLD Kickstart team. Both players are from the North Mackay Saints Under 15 team. Good luck this weekend and well done.more

North Mackay Saints AGM

The North Mackay Saints AFC held their AGM on the weekend. Selecting a new committee and discussing the upcoming season.
Well done to everyone selected to be a part of the committee.
Great to see so many people committed to this great club.more

JLT Registrations

Just a reminder that all clubs must ensure that they are Registered with JLT Sports Insurance

Please use this link
http://afl.jltsport.com.au/

Then register your club.more

Magpies Seek Coaching Applications

Magpies Northern Beaches AFC (Mackay Qld), are seeking applications for both Senior and Reserve Grade Coaches for the 2014 season. Remuneration will be considered for the successful applicant/s.
Click more for more information.more

Saints Coaches Wanted

North Mackay AFC seek applications for coaching positions for 2014 season for the following teamsmore

AFLQ Volunteer Awards Night

Congratulations to Ian Draper who won the award for the AFLQ Senior Volunteer of the Year.
Congratualtions also to Whitsunday Sea Eagles Under 13 coach, Steve McGregor, who won the AFLQ Youth Coach of the Year.
Congratulations to both men.more

Bakers Creek Appoint New Senior Coach

Bakers Creek Tigers AFC announced the appointment of Matt Fidler as the Clubs Senior Coach for the 2014 AFL Mackay season.
Fidler comes with a wealth of football experience both as a player and coach that he will use to help guide the recently struggling Tigers on the road to success.more

North High Takes Out Open School Comp

North Mackay State High School yesterday won the boys and girls Grand Final for the Gold Coast Suns Open School Comp.more

Senior AGM 15th Dec 2013

15th December 2013 at 10.00 am
To be held at The Quest Apartments , McAlister Street, Mackay

All Positions will declared Vacant,
Please forward any nominations and notice of motions as soon as possible

All information MUST be received 14 day prior to the AGM Meetingmore

Want to Play in Paradise?

If you want to play AFL in paradise then the Whitsunday Sea Eagles are for you. See below for more information.more

Eastern Swans Junior AGM

The Eastern Swans will hold their Junior AGM at their club house on Sunday the 1st of December at 10:30am.more

2014 Toyota AFL Premiership Season

For a full list of 2014 fixtures
Please click heremore

Sad Passing of AFLQ Legend Troy Clarke

It is with great regret that I must advise you of the tragic and sudden passing last night of AFL Queensland’s State Development Manager, Troy Clarke.

Troy was one of the AFL community’s great characters and a highly valued staff member and colleague.

-Andrew Demetrioumore

Capricornia Cobra: Kirsty Swindells' Passion for AFL

For the full article from the Daily Mercury go to:
http://www.dailymercury.com.au/news/kirstys-footy-passion/2066273/more

Forum For League Struture Venue

AFL Mackay recently announced a forum to present the proposed League structure ahead of our upcoming AGMs.
The venue for this forum has been changed to the newly opened Quest on Gordon - Gordon St Mackay. Still to be held on Saturday 2 November at 10.00am.
We hope to see as many of our members as possible.
For catering purposes, please RSVP to aflmackay@aflq.com.au by Thursday 31 October.more

Gaelic Footy

It's time for Gaelic Football again this Friday. Get down to Zeolla Park, Beaconsfield, for a game of this new brand of footy. Games have been great so far and everyone involved has thoroughly enjoyed themselves. A great game and a great way to keep fit and active in the off season.more

Primary School AFL 9s Gala Day

Friday afternoon saw the Primary School 9s Gala Day. Primary school aged children from across the region gathered at Harrup Park to try this brand of AFL. Pioneer’s AFL academy students did a wonderful job helping out for the day and passing on their AFL knowledge. Well done to the kids involved and thank you everyone else who lent a hand on the day.more

Global Grooves

Global Grooves multicultural festival was held on Sunday with AFL Mackay making appearance. With over 5000 people attending this event it was a great way to show case and give a taste of AFL to Mackay’s multicultural community. This was a very successful day and we hope to see the outcome from this in our registrations in the next footy season.more

Level 2 Coaching Course

The level 2 coaching course is designed for senior, representative, development and youth coaches with an aptitude and genuine interest in improving their coaching skills.more

Under 17 State Championship

Six girls from Mackay have been selected as part of the Capricornia Cobras. These girls will be travelling down to Brisbane next week.
AFL Mackay wishes these girls the best of luck.
Go Cobras!more

Harrup Park Affiliates

To all members and volunteers of Mackay AFL who are a member of Harrup Park can you please nominate a club or AFL Mackay. Last night saw all sporting clubs affiliated with Harrup receive cheques. An easy way to help your club or league. One sporting club received a cheque of over $6500.more

Affiliates Cheque Presentation

Last night saw the annual affiliates cheque presentation at Harrup Park. Well done to AFL Mackay, Bakers Creek Tigers, Mackay City Hawks and Eastern Swans all receiving a nice cheque from General Manager Michael Jones and Executive chairman Terry Doolan of Harrup Park, to kick start season 2014.more

Junior Executive Resigns

AFL Mackay wants to thank Vanessa Creeley for all of her contributions during her time as an AFL Mackay Junior League Executive. A great woman paving a path for other women to follow into AFL.more

Junior League AGM

AFL Mackay Junior Executive would like to inform all Junior Clubs that the AFL Mackay Juniors AGM will be held on Sunday 17 November 2013 at Harrup Park commencing at 10am.more

Baker Creek Tigers AGM

The atmosphere at the Bakers Creek Tavern last night for the Bakers Creek Tigers AGM had a very positive feel, with the new committee elected being full of enthusiasm for the 2014 season.
Click below for more.more

Game 2 of Gaelic Football

Whether you enjoyed playing the last game of Gaelic football, didn't get the chance to make it or you are interested in keeping fit in the summer months, Zeolla Park is the place to be this Friday at 6:00pm for a second game of Gaelic Football.more

Open School Comp

The Open School Comp begins on Wednesday the 16th of October.
If you are playing be at Zeolla Park (home of the North Mackay Saints), Cutler Drive, Beaconsfield, by 4pm.
Schools will advise students on what to bring.more

Term 4 Auskick Centres

School is back and so is Auskick. This term Auskick is headed to some schools in town, the Valley and even Hamilton Island. After the great success of the 'GIRLS ONLY' Auskick that was trialed at Emmanuel last term we are offering it again this term. Click to view the Auskick Centres on offer this term.more

Bakers Creek Tigers AGM

The Bakers Creek Tigers will hold their AGM on 16th October at 7.00pm, at the Bakers Creek Tavern.more

Saints AGM

North Mackay AFC will hold the 2013 AGM on 10th November at 11.00 am, at the Club in Cutler Drive, Beaconsfield.more

Coaches Wanted

North Mackay AFC seek applications for coaching positions for 2014 for the following teams.more

Hawks New Life Members

The Mackay City Hawks have awarded three new life memberships to club greats.more

Hawks Senior Presentation Night

The Mackay City Hawks hold their Presentation Night and celebrate a stella season. The following are the award winners for the night.more

No NQ team for NEAFL in 2014

AFL Queensland today advised that a North Queensland team will not be introduced into the restructured North East Football League (NEAFL) for season 2014.more

AFL School Holiday Camp Agenda - Wed 2nd October

The AFL Queensland School Holiday Camp will be held on Wednesday 2nd October at Harrup Park. We have had an overwhelming response so far and limited spaces are available. Please contact AFL Mackay on (07) 4951 0622 or email dion.obst@aflq.com.au to secure your spot.more

Saints to Hold Grand Final Function

Need somewhere to watch the Grand Final on Saturday? The North Mackay Saints are holding a Grand Final function at their Club House. The Club House and bar will be open at 1 with the game starting at 2:30.more

Swannies Junior Award Winners

Eastern Swans held their Presentaion night recently. The following are the Junior award winners from the night.more

AFL School Holiday Camp

AFLQ Mackay Holiday Camp is Fast Approaching. Registrations are Filling up fast so make sure you get in quick so you dont miss out on all the action. There will be AFL coaching by our development staff, competitions, prizes for all children, AFL video and activities, a BBQ lunch provided by the sponsor of the event, NAB Mackay and a special guest, the Gold Coast Suns mascot 'Sunny Ray'.more

New Club Sustainability Co-ordinator for Mackay

Kath Marriage has taken over Ben Faulkner's position as AFL Mackay's Club Sustainability Co-ordinator after his departure.more

NEAFL TV- Grand Final

NEAFL TV Grand Final link below.more

Life Membership for Sea Eagle Great

On Saturday the Whitsunday Sea Eagles presented another life membership to stalwart Darren Crossley. This is a wonderful achievement for a true legend of Mackay AFL, which only ten before him have achieved. Well done Darren Crossley on this undeniably deserved award.more

Awards Flowing in the Whitsundays

The Whitsunday Sea Eagles recently held their Presentation night which celebrated their junior, reserve and senior grade players, and volunteers. Congratulations to the following award winnners.more

Moranbah Bulldogs Presentation Night

The Moranbah Bulldogs hold Presentation night and recognise their most valuable players and volunteers.more

Suns Academy Testing Day

Congratulations and well done to the following players who have been invited to the Suns Academy testing day.more

A New Brand of Football

Gaelic football come and try game.more

Pioneer Powers First ever Life Member Announced

Pioneer Power Would like to announce that the clubs first ever Life Membership has been awarded to Greg Vollmerhause
Gregs Membership was awarded by Tim and Megan Bone On the weekend.
Gregs hard work and dedication has been recognised with this fantastic award
Well Done Greg very Well deservedmore

Eastern Swans & Clermont Playing on the Gabba

Clermont NAB AFL Auskick Centre and Eastern Swans Juniors Playing on the Gabbamore

Gold Coast SUNS membership packages for North Queensland Fans

The Gold Coast SUNS are pleased to announce the release of membership packages for North Queensland AFL fans!!more

NAB AFL Auskick is here in Mackay for 2013 - Register Now!!

The popular NAB AFL Auskick program is set for another bumper year in 2013, with centres throughout the Mackay, Whitsundays and Central Highlands region.more

AFL Mackay - A little piece of history!

Courtesy of Wesley Hullmore
Josie Presentation

Josie Rogers AFL Web story

Though she may not be a household name, make no mistake ... Josie Rogers is a true AFL legend.

Josie has been involved with AFL in Mackay since 1974. She saw her first game of Aussie Rules in August of 1973 and the following year became a member of East Mackay, now know as Eastern Swans.

for the full story from the AFLQ Website Please click here...more
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