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Gold Coast SUNS Academy Regional Development Coach Applications

The Gold Coast SUNS Academy seeks applicants for their Regional Development Coach. This position is responsible for junior development within Cairns in conjunction with AFL Cairns and AFL Queensland.more

AFLCJ 2014 Grand Finals - Live Streaming

AFLCJ 2014 Grand Finals - Live Streamingmore

AFLCJ 2014 Grand Final Preview

AFLCJ 2014 Grand Final Preview

Welcome to the last day of season 2014 for AFL Cairns Juniors.more

AFLCJ 2014 Grand Final Day – Sunday, 24th August 2014 @ Cazalys Stadium

AFLCJ 2014 Grand Final Day – Sunday, 24th August 2014 @ Cazalys Stadium
(Picture: 2013 U12 Premiers, Cairns Hawksmore

AFLCJ Presentation Night Wrap Up

Presentation Night Winners 2014

Picture: AFLCJ 2014 Colts Runner Up - Ashley Davidson (Port Douglas) & Reg Lillywhite Medallist (Best & Fairest) - Nathaniel Tamwoy (AFLCY Eagles)more

Eagle style comes into fashion

Having locked in grand final appearances in their debut season last Friday, the Cape York House Eagles could afford to have a laugh at training last night.more

Colts experience set to pay off in senior ranks

It has tested the limits of endurance, but the exposure to senior footy for many Colts players in tonight's semi-finals means quality football will be on show. The new under17.5 competition has provided some long weekends for many competitiors, who have backed up to play seniors or reserve at their respective clubs.more

AFL Cairns U17 vs. AFL Goldfields Match Report

Several weeks ago, AFLCJ were pleased to announce that for the 2nd time, our AFLCJ Cairns Lions would take on the travelling AFL Goldfields (Country Victoria) in a representative match to be played at Cazalys Stadium.more

U17 Cairns Lions v AFL Goldfields

AFL Cairns U17 Lions rep team will take the field this Sunday 29th June in a match against AFL Goldfields.more

Cairns Lions U17 vs. AFL Goldfields

AFLCJ are pleased to announce that for the 2nd time, AFLCJ Cairns Lions will take on the travelling AFL Goldfields (Country Victoria) in a representative match to be played at Cazalys Stadium, 2pm on Sunday 29th June 2014.more

This is what junior footy is all about

On Sunday 1st June at Watsons Oval, Centrals Under 8's were a little short of numbers, so young Gus stood in and helped out his cousins, Luke and Jessie.

This is what junior footy is all about, getting in and having fun.

Great work guys and a special thanks to Gus' dad for taking the photo and allowing it to be posted onto this sitemore

NQ U14 Representative Selection

U14 NQ Representative Selection

AFL Queensland are pleased to announce the 2014 NQ Representative Squad for the upcoming Queensland State Academy Championships.more

NQ U14 Championship Results

Last weekend saw the Bendigo Bank AFLCJ U14’s Cairns Lions play AFL Cape York Crusaders in the 2014 North Queensland Championships played in Cairns. From our initial squad of 60 players who came to trial, 23 players of Cairns best junior talent were selected to participate in the championships over the two days.more

Young guns take aim at nationals

Cairns trio Jack Bowes, Joel Karwan and Shawn Watson will fly the flag at the under-16 AFL national championships on the Gold Coast.more

AFLCJ U14 Bendigo Bank Cairns Lions training squad.

On behalf of the AFL Cairns Juniors welcome to the 2014 U14 Bendigo Bank Cairns Lions training Squad.more

Club feels the power of the law.

Pyramid Power AFL club fought the law on the weekend and the law won.more

AFLCJ Under 16 Cairns Lions Selection

AFLCJ are calling on any players interested in being selected for the AFLCJ Bendigo Bank Lions U16’s Representative Side. To be eligible, players must be either 15 or 16, born between 1st January 1999 and 31st December 1998. Selections commence Monday, 17th March 2014 at Cazalys Stadium.
NQ U16 Championships will be played in Airlie Beach from Friday, 28th March 2014 to Sunday, 30th March 2014.more

Non-competitive junior rules 2014

Please see attached 2014 AFLCJ Non-Competitive Junior Rules. These rulings will be for U8/9/10 & 11 Competitions.more

AFL giant is Pyramid's 100th brother

The difference in budgets, membership base or skill level could not be more stark, but Pyramid Power and Port Adelaide Power have more in common than just their playing guernseymore

Cape York Eagles make history as Australian-first indigenous AFL Cairns junior team

THE Cape York House Eagles will join the AFL Cairns junior competition this season for the first time.more

AFLCJ - Sign on Day - Sunday 16th February

AFLCJ are running their sign on day, Sunday 16th February 2014.more

Pyramid Power’s Brother Club international connection reaches 100 clubs.

Pyramid Power’s Brother Club international connection reaches 100 clubs.

In an extraordinary display of international friendship, Cairns based junior club, Pyramid Power, have just gained their 100th international Brother Club.more

Summer Development - Monday Training @ Watsons Oval

Summer Development - Monday Training @ Watsons Ovalmore

AFLCJ Presentation Night Winners

Presentation Night Winners 2013

Last Monday night saw over 400 people pack into the Allen Aylett Function Room at Cazalys Social Club to be a part of AFL Cairns Juniors Night of Nights.more

AFLCJ Bendigo Bank U14/16/17 Cairns Lions Summer Development Program

AFL Cairns Juniors would like to invite you to attend the AFLCJ Bendigo Bank U14/16/17 Cairns Lions Summer Development Program for 2013/2014more

Rivalry Cup

Gordonvale State School wins Rivalry Cup.more

Dynamic Jack step closer to big time.

Jack Bowes is a humble boy, but if he wasn't you could be sure his mates would put him in his place.more

Rydges - Tradewinds Christmas parties

Support a local business that supports AFL Seniors & Juniors.more

Bowes awarded in U15 All-Australian honours

The Gold Coast SUNS Academy program has been given a major boost with news Jack Bowes has been awarded an U15 All-Australian School Boys selection.more

Mundraby lends Power support

Pyramid Power will have a handy supporter in their corner for this Sunday's under-14 AFL Cairns Juniors grand final in Australian boxing champion Fred Mundraby.more

AFL Cairns Juniors Grand Final Day 25th August

Welcome to another AFL Cairns Juniors Grand Final Day. Please read the attached PDF displaying times and games.more

Diddy earns more marks at top level

Badu Island Australian rules prodigy Didymus Blanket has boosted his chance of an AFL career after becoming the second north Queensland junior selected in the AIS-AFL Academy squad.more

St Augustines Gold Coast Suns Cup

Saints “Suns” set sights sky highmore

AFL Cairns Master Class – Thursday 11th Jul 2013

Thursday, July 11th 2013 AFL Cairns in conjunction with AFL Queensland and AFL Clubs; Richmond Tigers and Gold Coast SUNS presents the third AFL Master Class; Leadership & Coaching Forum and cordially invites all AFL Cairns Coaches and Representative Teams to attend.more

Peninsula win Country Pool

Peninsula Win Country Pool - 9 Make Country team The Peninsula team has taken out the country pool at the U12 Schoolboy State Championships at Maroochydore this week.more

Under 14 Cairns Lions Representative Team Announced

The Bendigo Bank Under 14 Cairns Lions Representative Team has been announced. After three weeks of training the squad of nearly 50 has been reduced to a squad of 23 plus 3 emergencies.more

Bowes turns magic on for Saints

The Cairns Saints had more than one reason to celebrate in their 62-point thrashing of the Cairns City Lions last Saturday, after welcoming their first club junior to play at senior level.more

Young Scorpions training squad announced

The Queensland Young Scorpions selectors have finalised a training squad based on players who competed at the U16 KooGa State Academy Championships which finished on Monday.more

AFL Cairns Auskick Gathers Momentum

Term 2 is under way and so is the AFL Cairns team, as they run programs around the Cairns Tablelands communities.more

AFL Kids First Program

Parents play an important role in children’s sporting activities, and while barracking and wanting your child to perform well is human nature, it needs to be done in a responsible manner.more

Scotch College boy to lead Cape York Crusaders

A GREAT deal has changed since the Cape York Aussie Rules export Didymus Blanket first played with his Crusaders teammates.more

Bridge is man of the match

A man of the match performance by Rhys Bridge has helped guide Cairns under-17's to only their second win in the Victoria Challenge program on the weekend.more

Friendly International AFL first at Gordonvale

The Papua New Guinea U16 Binatangs arrived in Cairns for two footy matches this weekend en route to their appointment this week in Townsville for the South Pacific Cup, and if the show they put on today is any indication, the New Zealand and Oceania teams will be in for a torrid time.more

Papua New Guinea Under 16 Binatangs Visit Cairns

International football will hit Cairns next month when the PNG Binatangs Under 16 team arrives en route to the South Pacific Cup in Townsville.more

Squad Named for Victorian Challenge

The 26 man squad has been named for the Cairns Lions U17s Victorian Challenge.more

Year of Women in Footy - Sarah Coleman

Sarah Coleman from St Augustine’s College is not just another teacher when it comes to looking after a school sports team. She has had to wait patiently for her turn to coach the St Augustine’s CISSA AFL team in a male dominated environment, and has had to earn respect by displaying her passion and knowledge for the game.more

Ballarat Football League Under 16.5's to play Cairns, Townsville

CAIRNS and a combined Townsville-Mackay side are the exotic opponents to be faced by a team of Ballarat under-16.5 footballers mid-year.more

GC Metro Academy Too Strong for Country Boys

The Gold Coast Suns Academy Metro (Gold Coast based players) put themselves in a strong position to dominate selection in the final Gold Coast Academy U18 team when they defeated the Gold Coast Academy Country team in Townsville on Saturday night.more

13 Through To Gold Coast Academy Country Team

Thirteen Cairns players will make up the U18 Gold Coast Academy Country team after an impressive performance by the North Queensland Academy team in Airlie Beach on the weekend.more

Fitness the same ball game no matter the code

They may play a different ball code, but keeping match fit is everyone's game.more

Lions give Masters a lesson

The Cairns Lions were too good for their Masters rivals in a pre-season hit-out at Holloways Beach on Wednesday afternoon, but the elder statesmen have not been scared off by the big loss.more

Sign On Day 2013

Sign on Day - AFL Cairns Juniors Sunday February 2013more

New Gov. fund cuts cost of kids' sport

Funding of up to $150 is available for eligible families under the Queensland State Government 'Get Started' program. The Queensland State Governments ‘Get Started’ funding program is now open.more
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