January

NAB has been an AFL partner for 10 years

NAB has been an AFL partner for 10 years in 2016, and they are continuing to ‪#‎footify‬ Australia in every corner! If you or a friend are looking to acquire a home loan, consider NAB as for each homeloan acquired your local AFL club will receive a kickback for the purchase of resources and to support footy @ your club. Contact Lauren Harris (our local NAB Footy Legend) on lauren.harris@nab.com.aumore

MASTERS SHARKS TRAINING 7th FEB 2016

Another great training with Townsville Masters Sharks AFL. Very humid conditions; however, a solid effort during the skills session and game. A great deal of interest is building as we prepare for the upcomming carnivals. Many old players comming back and a big welcome to the new players and supporters.more

FEMALE FOOTBALL ACADEMY

AFL Townsville is pleased to announce that a Female Football Academy will be launched on Sunday 31st of January with a training session conducted by Queensland representative and Melbourne Demons listed player Tayla Harris.more

WELCOME MICHELLE TO AFLT MEDIA.

AFL Townsville would like to welcome Michelle Littlejohn to the media team. Please submit content to Michelle at AFLTMedia@mail.com for the website, facebook and footy record.

Michelle has been involved with the growth of the Northern Beaches Barras and supports the in the Mighty Collingwood Magpies in the AFL.more

UNI HAWKS TRAINING AND REGO DETAILS.

Training is currently underway on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Strand Park, meeting at 5:30pm for a 5:40 start until the 4th February. From the 9th February training will be held at the same time at the Belgian Gardens PCYC oval. Juniors training will commence this day so it will be a fantastic day for the club and footy that we will have all the juniors and seniors rearing to go.more

UMPIRES PLAY AN IMPORTANT ROLE IN AFL.

Umpiring is a fantastic way to get involved with AFL, whilst keeping fit and earning money.more

MASTERS MEAT TRAY RAFFLES

The AFL Townsville Masters Sharks sell meat tray raffles on Monday nights at the Bellevue hotel. The raffles kick off around 6 pm. Monday nights the Bellevue also has cheap schnitzels on offer.more

NAB AFL Club Auskick Forum

AFL Queensland would like to invite the Townsville football community to attend a NAB AFL Club Auskick Forum on Tuesday 2 February at 6:00 pm at the Curra Swans Club house.more

UMPIRES NEW WEBSITE & PRE SEASON

Check out the great new website for the AFL Townsville Umpires.
http://jamesies.wix.com/townsvilleaflumpires
Pre Season: Monday nights at the top car park Jezzine Barracks, and on Thursday nights outside oval Tony Ireland Stadium (Riverway) until further notice, Start Time: 17:45more

CURRA SWANS PRE SEASON

Curra Swans Football Club invites all past and new players for Pre Season Training Thursday 27th From 5:30 Muldoon Oval in the Murray sports complex, Tuesday & Thursdays.more

Get Started Vouchers – ROUND 7 VOUCHER RELEASE DATE

Round 7 of Get Started Vouchers opens on Wednesday 27 January 2016.

The program provides eligible children and young people aged 5 to 17 (inclusive) who can least afford to join a sport or recreation club with a voucher valued at up to $150 for membership and/or registration fees.more

NORTHERN BEACHES SUNS TRAINING

The Northern Beaches SUNS AFL Club Senior training for all players Under 15's up is Monday and Wednesday this week (25th & 27th January). Training starts at 5:30 just behind the new North Shore Venue at Erskine Place, Burdell. New players welcome.
Like the Northern Beaches SUNS on facebook too.more

Tigers roar into title defence under new coach

January 21, 2016 12:00am TRENT SLATTERSports ReporterTownsville Bulletin
http://www.townsvillebulletin.com.au/sport/tigers-roar-into-title-defence-under-new-coach/news-story/4fd36f092c87e95c062faae10f875c56more

MASTERS MATTERS 18TH JAN.

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

The season has started with our first Training Run yesterday down at the Strand. We had a good roll up with 2 new faces (Burger and Alex). We done every one with training set for back at Hermit Park next Sunday at 10. I will keep you posted on when Wednesday Night is to kick off. Now we are looking for guys who want to coach. We will appoint 2 head coaches (35more

TERM 1 TOWNSVILLE NAB AUSKICK

Term 1 Townsville NAB AFL Auskick Centres are now open for registration at aflauskick.com.au !
Simply search your school name or postcode in the centre locator to view our centres running this Term. For those schools not listed for Term 1, please contact Blake on blake.cooper@aflq.com.au for info on when your school is likely to host the program in 2016. ‪#‎aflauskick‬ ‪#‎littlebigtime‬more

CHARTERS TOWERS ARE GREAT SPORTS.

The Charters Towers Demons junior AFL Club are proud to announce that they have now reached Level 3 accreditation as part of the Good Sports program. Good Sports works with clubs to help them provide safe and healthy environments for families to play sport. www.goodsports.com.aumore

CHARTERS TOWERS DEMONS JUNIORS

Charters Towers are once again rallying the troops for the upcoming 2016 season with expected teams in Under 7, 9 and 11 with opportunities for players in Under 13 and 15 as well.
The Demons Annual General Meeting is set for Sunday January 31, 4pm at our Mosman Park Cricket Clubhouse.more

AFL TOWNSVILLE UMPIRES PRE SEASON

"The price of success needs to be paid in advance, IN FULL!"

So it's time to get back into training to ensure we perform as a team, and succeed as umpires on the field.

We will meet on Monday nights (Until further notice), at the top car park Jezzine Barracks at 1745. (5.45pm)more

TOWNSVILLE CITY COUNCIL GRANTS

The focus of the Club Capacity Building Grant is to fund projects that achieve one or more of the following objectives:more

NEW CHANGE ROOMS AT PCYC

With thanks to the “Gambling Benefit fund” there is now a portable changeroom at the rear of the Castle Hill PCYC. This will allow the AFL teams changerooms on training nights and away rooms for the visiting teams on game days.more

AUSTRALIA DAY AWARD NOMINATIONS

Townsville City Council are calling for nominations for the Australia Day Awards to celebrate the achievements of individuals who inspire us through their accomplishments in service to our community, culture and sports, and challenge us to make our own contribution to a better Australia.more

2016 SPORTINGPULSE REGISTERATION VIDEOS

For some short videos about registering with your email address please click on the link from sportingpulse:more

HERMIT PARK SENIORS REGISTRATION FOR 2016

For the Hermit Park Tigers players (SENIORS PLAYERS ONLY) this is the link for you to re register for the 2016 season.more

WELL DONE BULLDOGS

HERE IT IS... The WINNER of a Solid Scoreboard System to the value of $20,000 is THURINGOWA BULLDOGS AFL from Townsville, QLD. Can't wait to see it turned on guys. You Bulldogs have the legendary John Finn to thank for entering the competition way back in January.more

AFL TOWNSVILLE UMPIRES COMMITTEE

Congratulations to the AFL Townsville umpires with the 2016 committee being:

President: Darren Abercrombie
Vice President: Ed Edwin Brown
Treasurer: Ian Spurrell
Secretary: Pieta James
SS&MC: Peter Jamesie James
Committee Members: Cheryl Gray-pitt; Malcolm Gray and Nicole Abercrombiemore

The annual "Eagles Nest" camp

The annual "Eagles Nest" camp is on Saturday and Sunday 5-6 of December. It is an excellent opportunity to develop new friendships, learn more about footy, develop your own personal skills and have heaps of fun . Everyone is welcome even if you have not been attending the Summer program. Cost is just $40.more

The McDonalds AFL9's Townsville competition

The McDonalds AFL9's Townsville competition has been run and won for 2015.

Congratulations to the Nonagons who defeated the Bunch of Nines by 2 points in the Grand Final.more

CONCEPT TILES AND SURFACES

Great to see that Concept Tiles and Surfaces have a great sense of humour with this street sign.
Concept Tiles & Surfaces Townsville have been long time sponsors of AFL Townsville with John Durkin also a long serving member of AFL Townsville and life member. John is also a legend of AFL Queensland for his services to the great game.more

2016 SHARKS MASTERS & LIFE MEMBERS

Brothers and Sisters of the Sherrin,

The year is rapidly drawing to a close but still plenty of Masters Happenings. We held our AGM on Saturday and very well attended, most put their hand up to go around for another year with a couple standing down after do a fantastic job.

Ted Dover has been our Operations Manager for the last 2 years with his assistance invaluable especially in setting umore

THANKS TO TRUCKLINE

The AFL Townsville Talent Program is able to keep our costs down for families and players due to the various events that are run and with the continued support of our sponsors.

Andrew Davey has worked tirelessly behind the scenes for many years raising funds from his desk at Truckline Truck and Trailer Parts.

Today AFLQ Regional Manager, Kath Newman presented Andrew with a framed personalimore
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