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Cairns Saints maul lions 53-32 in pre-season grand final

NORMAL programming has resumed at AFL Cairns with the Saints too strong for upstarts Lions, winning 52-32 in Saturday’s pre-season final.more

Cairns U16's crowned best NQ region

Bendigo Bank Cairns Lions U16's were crowned North Queensland Country Champions following the weekends U16 Championships in Airlie Beach. The Bendigo Bank Cairns Lions competed against other NQ country regions for the title; Cape York, Townsville, Mackay and Capricornia.more

Cairns parents keep kids healthy with AFL

Earlville couple Kirstie and Michael Munro ensured all three of their children became involved in organised team sport from the age of about six.more

Young gun keen for trek north

Gold Coast Suns teammates have told stories of their visits to Cairns in previous seasons and Alex Sexton, yet to run out on the Cazalys turf has been all ears.more

Easther inspires as Saints go to Final

Adelaide recruit Matthew Easther was solid in his first outing for Saint on Saturday, while coach Zac Kelly (pictured) was bouyed by the performance of this on-ball brigade as they eased into another AFL Cairns Preseason Cup Finalmore

AFL Cairns Preseason Cup at Cazalys

THE Cairns City Lions will contest their first senior final since the club’s merger with Redlynch in 2011, after the Holloways Beach side were the surprise packet of Saturday’s AFL Cairns Preseason Cup at Cazalys.more

Tickets on sale for the 2015 Toyota AFL Premiership Season 15 Match in Cairns

The AFL is pleased to advise that general admission and limited reserved seating tickets for the Round 15 Western Bulldogs v Gold Coast SUNS Toyota AFL Premiership match, to be played at Cazalys Stadium on Saturday July 11, will go on-sale to the general public tomorrow (Thursday, March 19) at 9am AEST.more

Port Douglas to miss key players for 2015 AFL Cairns season

DEFENDING champions Port Douglas could be without captain and assistant coach Dylan Wearmouth and Adam Boone for 2015, the pair headlining a dozen absences from last season’s AFL Cairns grand final side.more

Moreton Bay Central Sports Complex set to host four representative clashes on Sunday June 7.

Queensland sports fans can look forward to a feast of football during the Queen’s Birthday weekend with the Moreton Bay Central Sports Complex set to host four representative clashes on Sunday June 7.more

Cairns best youth talent to tackle AFL Goldfields

AFL Cairns is pleased to announce that we will be sending a squad of 23 youth players down to Victoria for 5 days in early April to play against Riddle District Football League and Ballarat Football League in a growing relationship between the regions.more

U16 Cairns Lions Training Squad Announced

The 2015 U16 Bendigo Bank Cairns Lions Training Squad for the North Queensland U16 Academy Championships has been announced. To be eligible for U16 Cairns Lions Representative Selection, players must be either 15 or 16, born between 1st January 1999 and the 31st December 2000.more

AFLCW 2015 Fixture Released

The 2015 AFL Cairns Women’s fixture has now been finalised and released.more

Position Vacant - Match Day Managers

AFL Cairns are currently seeking Match Day Managers for the 2015 seasonmore

Term 1 AFL Auskick School Centres

Registrations are now open online for Term 1 AFL Auskick School Centres. Head to www.aflauskick.com.au. If you have any questions please contact Dan Cordwell on 0435 437 751 or dan.cordwell@aflq.com.aumore

AFL Cairns 2015 Fixture

The 2015 AFL Cairns Fixture has been released.more

AFLCJ Sign on Day - Sunday 15th February 2015

Welcome to Season 2015! Sign on Day for all juniors from Super 6s through to Colts is on Sunday, 15th February 2015 at your club throughout Cairns and Port Douglas.
In 2015, AFLCJ will have the following grades: Super 6s, U8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 15, Youth Girls & Colts (U17.5).more

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Queensland records highest participation growth in five years

AFL Queensland has released its participation numbers for 2014 with the game’s participation base registering record numbers across the state and NSW’s Northern Rivers (which is governed by AFL Queensland).more

2014 AFL Cairns Grand Final DVDs available

AFL Cairns Seniors, Reserves, Women's, Colts, U15s and U13s Grand Final DVDs are available to purchase.more
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