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AFL NSW/ACT seeking Community Football Manager

AFL NSW/ACT is seeking applications for the position of Community Football Manager – South Coast. This new position is on the back of significant community football growth within the greater South Coast region (encompassing AFL Sapphire Coast and AFL South

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Community Umpire Week

This week marks a very special week on the Community Football Calendar Nationally as Community Umpire Week! This is an occasion for players, coaches and football community to acknowledge the work and dedication of our local umpires. This also serves

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East Coast Radio partner with AFL Sapphire Coast

AFL Sapphire Coast is pleased to announce a two-year partnership with East Coast Radio (Power FM Bega Bay and 2EC) for the 2019 and 2020 seasons. A staple of the Sapphire Coast for many years, East Coast Radio operate both 2EC

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2019 GWS GIANTS Development Program

2019 will see the GWS GIANTS Development Program again running in the Sapphire Coast with training held on Wednesday’s for the season. Below is the key info about the GIANTS program for 2019:   There will be a Trial night

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Round 1 ‘Hot Shots of the Week’

We are excited to announce the first AFL Sapphire Coast ‘Hot Shots of the Week’ thanks to Domino’s Tura Beach.   Up first we have Nicole Betts from the Narooma Lions. Nicole has five daughters and has been involved with

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Introducing the 2019 Umpire Coaching Team

We would like to introduce our 2019 AFL Sapphire Coast Umpire Coaching team!   Ash Lamb steps into the role of the AFL Sapphire Coast Umpire Coordinator, Dave Boulton will be our Southern Training hub Umpire Coach and Danny White

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Under 10’s Competition Update

As advised, this year will see the introduction of an Under 10’s ‘development’ competition to AFL Sapphire Coast. This development competition will help provide the next step for Auskickers and younger players who are ready to transition to match play

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Rule changes announced for 2019 season

In line with the AFL Commission’s approval for 2019 Toyota AFL Season ‘Laws of the Game’ changes, AFL NSW/ACT have announced the rules that will be adopted by the 14 leagues across the state and territory. The nine Laws of

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2019 Competition Structures Finalised

AFL Sapphire Coast is pleased to be able to confirm the Competition structures for the 2019 season. For the first time ever, the league will field seven different competitions (plus Auskick) with the introduction of an Under 10’s ‘development’ competition.

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Positions Vacant – Senior and Assistant Umpire Coach

Sapphire Coast AFL is currently seeking applications for both the Senior Umpire Coach and the Assistant Umpire Coach roles to oversee the development of umpires across the league. Please see attached the PD for both of these extremely important roles. Applications for these

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