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Applications open for Coaching Positions

Love Aussie Rules? Coached or even just played a bit in your time? Keen to take on a challenge in 2015 with a talented list? The Swannies would love to hear from you!more

Swans book Preliminary Final with emphatic win

They say a pciture tells a thousand words and when the attached rain radar map was downloaded early on Saturday morning, at least afew of the words it proffered were synonymous with 'bring flippers, not footy boots'. However, the Lismore Swans led ably by Captain Scotty Brown stuck to the task at hand against a determined Ballina side in a water logged Qualifying Final, running out winners 30 - 13more

Swans to take on Bombers in Qualifying Final

The Lismore Swans return to finals football tomorrow afternoon in a do or die clash with the bombers at Bond University Oval at 2pmmore

Legends game and Swans win in the wet

The Lismore Swans have swooped on third position at the conclusion to the home and away season, winning a thrilling contest in heavy weather at Ballina. However it was the 'legends' curtain raising match that stole the show.more

Legends game to curtain raise for final season game

To celebrate 30 years of community football in the Northern Rivers, a 'Legends Game' featuring former greats of the two clubs will curtain raise for the final game of the 2014 home and away season between the Ballina Bombers and the Lismore Swans on the 16th of August at Fripp Oval in Ballina. All past players are invited to participate. Funds will be raised on the day for breast cancer research.more

Last home game this Saturday August 2

The Swannies take on the Byron Bay Magpies in a crucial game. A win will see the Lismore boys guaranteed to take part in finals football. A loss will make it very tight.more
Wes Seewald is looking to continue his stellar form in front of goals against the Bombers

Swans to tackle Bombers at home

This week sees the Lismore Swans take on the old enemy Ballina at Mortimer Oval on Saturday at 2pm.more

Lismore Swans Press Release 26 April

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Swans ready to tackle Bombers at home

This week, the Lismore Swans tackle the Ballina Bombers at Mortimer Oval. Reserves start at 1pm and Seniors 2pm, full canteen available, come and bring the family!more

Round 1 - Hard win for Seniors and first hit out for Reserves

Lismore Headed to Robina on Friday night and came away victorious after a hard fought game against the Kangaroos. In a first for the Northern Rivers community football, the Reserve grade side played before the seniors, narrowly going down to Robina in a spirited competition.more
Phil and Jesh working hard on clean up graffiti day at the Lismore Levy

Swans on Song for 2014

2014 is shaping up to be a great year for the Lismore Swans, on and off the fieldmore

Lismore Swans Presentation Night

Swans presentation night is 6pm Saturday 8th September at Miss Lizzies (Richmond Hotel)

Swans committee members, players and their partners/dates, and supporters are invited to attend. Cost is $25 per head and dress code is FORMAL.

Please RSVP to George by Thursday 6/8/12 on 0410 607 101.more

Coaches Wanted

The Lismore Swans are open for applications for the senior coaching job and assistant coaching roles for 2013.

Please email your interest to georgemassa@hotmail.com by Saturday the 8th of September. Please include a brief description of yourself and your coaching experience.

To discuss please contact George Massa on 0410 607 101.more

Semi Final - Swans take on Magpies

The Lismore Swans are through to the finals and will take on the Byron Magpies at 12pm at Ballina's Fripp Oval this Saturday. Come down and cheer the Swans on this Saturdaymore

Round 15 - Swans turn it on

The Lismore Swans are through to the finals with a strong 31 point win over second placed Bond Unimore

Round 14 Swans struggle

The Lismore Swans struggled to field a side on the weekend against the Tweed Coast Tigers going down at Pottsvillemore

Round 13- Swans at home v Byron

The Lismore and Byron rivalry will be on at Lismore's Mortimor Oval 2pm today. Both sides will be keen to get the 4 points and cement a spot in the finals. Lismore having a weeks break are determined to get one back on the Magpies. Come down to Lismore and support the Swannies today!more

Round 12 - Carrara Forfeit

Lismore were ready to take on Carrara however disappointingly the Saints forfeited the match giving the Swans 4 points for little effort.more

Round 11 - Swans stand up

The Lismore Swans have defeated the Ballina Bombers by 12 points to keep their finals hopes alive.more

Round 10 - Swans clipped by Sharks

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Round 9 - Swans in tough battle at Mortimor

The Lismore Swans battled it out in a close encounter in Lismore however failed to come home with the points going down in the final quarter against the Tweed Coast Tigersmore

Round 8 - Swans outplayed

The Swans new recruits were taught a football lesson as the side was comprehensively defeated by 14 goals in a very ordinary performance.more

Round 7 - Lismore outstanding in mid week match

The Lismore Swans has produced a brilliant performance on Wednesday night footy in Ballina to defeat the Carrara saints by 52 points after a massive third term.more

Round 6 - Lismore defeat Ballina in night game thriller

The Swans have come from behind in the final term to score a 2 point victory of the Ballina Bombers in the first ever night game at Fripp Ovalmore

Swans to the Greyhounds

The Lismore Swans are off to the Greyhounds tonight Tuesday the 22nd of May at 6pm. Inviting all players & their partners, family, members and supporters to attend.
A fun night out, see you all their. $5entrymore

Round 5 - Swans Stand Strong

The Lismore Swans stood strong in Saturday's match to hold off Bond Uni in an excellent game of football at Oaks Oval. The Swans knowing the importance of this match dug deep to take out a 20 point win.more

Round 4 - Swans in final quarter fade out

The Lismore Swans produced a solid performance for 3 quarters in Saturdays Grand Final rematch against the Tweed Coast Tigers but faded away in the final term to go down by 20 points.more

Round 3 - Swans v Magpies Washed Out

Game has been washed out due to ground closures.

Unfortunately the Swans as keen as they were for this weekends match will have to wait another week before they can put the boots back on. Next weeks match is the Grand Final Replay between the Lismore Swans and the Tweed Coast Tigers at Round Mountain.more

Round 2 - Swans lack fire

The Lismore Swans after producing an outstanding performance last weekend followed up with a very disappointing performance this weekend. The Swans travelled to Carrara to take on the new side in the competition and had their feathers clipped by 29 points.more

Round 1 - Swans uphold premiership form

The Swans commenced their 2012 premiership defence in strong form running away in the final term to defeat Ballina by 44 points at Oaks Oval.

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TRAINING

The Lismore Swans are now training on Oaks Oval whilst Mortimor Oval is under construction.

Training is at 5:45pm every Tuesday and Thursday night.

The Swans still require recruits. If you are interested contact George on 0410 607 101.

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Swans Sneak Peak at the 2012 Draw

The Lismore Swans season opener will be against local rival the Ballina Bombers at Oaks Oval on Saturday the 14th of April.

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Pre-Season Carnival - 'CALL TO ARMS'

The Lismore Swans hosted a successful CALL TO ARMS carnival on the 10th & 11th of March. Teams competed from Warwick, Jimboomba and Lismore in the Swans first hit out of 2012

The weekend will be a 'Call To Arms' event with the Cancer Council. All players to wear yellow armbands to promote men's health awareness and the Lismore Swans in conjuction with the Cancer Council aim to raise funds for cancer

Volunteers required for the weekend - If you can and are available to help please contact George on 0410 607 101.

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Swans brave in Samson Challenge

The Lismore Swans sponsored by the Richmond Hotel participated and worked hard as a team in Sunday’s Lismore Samson & fitness Challenge. Awesome foursome Morgan Hindry, Darren Moncrief, Michael Brown, and George Massa battled out against Lismore’s fittest in gruelling event held at Lismore’s Mortimor Oval. The boys tackled the sandbag carry, the 300km tyre flip, push prowler, 3km run, the swim, another 3km run, rowing and obstacle course in the Swans first and successful completion of the Samson Challenge. All participants worked hard together as a tight unit and never left a team mate behind. A very brave and solid effort by the boys who represented the Lismore Swans in the battle of the fittest, very proud of you boys!

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Players wanted for 2012 season

LISMORE SWANS, the Summerland AFL's 2011 premiers, are seeking players to join the club for the 2012 premiership season.

Pre-season training has already begun, twice a week -- Tuesdays and Thursdays -- at Mortimer Oval (opposite McDonald's) from 5:45pm.

Call George on 0410 607 101 or Steve on 0415 032 581

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Lismore Swans say thanks to 2011 sponsors

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Lismore Swans Premiers 2011

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LISMORE SWANS 2011 PREMIERS!!!!!

The Lismore Swans have broken the premiership drought to come from behind to defeat the Tweed Coast Tigers in a thriller and an outstanding performance by the Swans.

Lismore 17.10-112 Tweed 16.8-104

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LISMORE SWANS PRESENTATION NIGHT

The Lismore Swans would like to invite all players, partners, supporters and sponsors to the Swans Premiership winning presentation night dinner this Saturday the 10th of September at Miss Lizzies at the Richmond Hotel. The night will commence at 5pm with the first hour being happy hour drinks. The night will include Best & Fairest count, Awards, AGM, and dinner followed by after party premiership celebrations.

The Swans would like to invite everyone interested to attend. Cost is $25 per head and is a formal event (formal dress is expected).

See you all there for a great night of celebrations!

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THANK YOU!

The Lismore Swans Australian Football Club would like all of its players, members and supporters and sponsors for a great year in 2011.

Special thank you to our sponsors: The Richmond Hotel, QBE, SCU Gym & Pool, McDonalds, Boost Juice, Healthy Habits, Blue Ribbon Meats, Summit Gym & Fitness and NAB.

In addition thank you to all the Swans committee members and volunteers for all your efforts. Thank your to the players for your contributions, the coach Steve Huckerby for your time and efforts, and thank you to all past associates who have assisted the club to get to this point.

The Lismore Swans would also like to thank the local community for getting on board and support the Lismore Swans plus a big thank you to the media who have been a big part of promoting our club and our game to the public especially over the past few weeks. Thanks to the Northern Star, Prime News, and NBN.

For the Lismore Swans, THANK YOU

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Swans through to Grand Final

The Lismore Swans have defeated the Ballina Bombers in Saturdays preliminary final by 27 points to advance through to its third consecutive grand final appearance to be played at Oaks Oval next Sunday afternoon.

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Swans through to preliminary final

The Lismore Swans have produced a strong performance to run all over Byron in Saturdays knock out semi final at Lismore's Mortimor Oval.

A great effort all round by the boys who produced some exciting football to watch in front of a Lismore's biggest crowd of the season.

The Swans now have a week off and will take on the looser between Tweed Coast and Ballina in a fortnights time.

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