2018 News

Eddie Betts in action at TIO Stadium

NT AFL team to be scoped out

AFLNT is excited by the NTG's announcement to allocate $100,000 on a scoping study to position the NT for an AFL team.

The NTFL season is here!

This season promises to deliver the exhilarating NTFL footy we know and love in what's sure to be an action-packed 22 weeks!
Chief Ministers Cup 2018

Chief Ministers Cup 2018

Gove will once again host the annual Chief Ministers Cup this weekend, the fourth year the carnival has run which began for East Arnhem Land communities affected by Cyclone Lam in 2014.
Footy Tipping is back

NTFL footy tipping returns

It's really simple - pick you TIO NTFL Men's and Women's Premier League winners each round to go in the daw to win over $4,200 in prizes.
Under 18 Junior Fixtures

Junior TIO NTFL fixtures for 2018/19 released

AFL Northern Territory (AFLNT) today released the TIO NTFL junior division fixtures for the 2018/19 TIO NTFL Season with the Under 18s starting Saturday 6 October.
Mark Williams in action as a coach

Free coaching masterclass sessions

Enjoy an evening with Port Adelaide premiership coach, Mark 'Choco' Williams when he visits Darwin next week to host sessions for local coaches.
NT Thunder Academy Head Coach role

Career Opportunity: NT Thunder Academy Coach

The primary responsibility of this role is the development of the best talent (male and female) in the Northern Territory in collaboration with the AFL National Talent Pathways, AFLNT affiliated competitions, NEAFL and VFL W senior coaches and AFLNT Regional Managers for all 18 AFL clubs.
Tim Weatherald

Weatherald named Crows AFLW Assistant Coach

After a successful season coaching the ThunderW team to finals in its inaugural season, Adelaide has finalised its coaching panel for the 2019 AFLW season naming Tim Weatherald as an Assistant Coach

Pinktails to take on WA team 

The Pinktails Under 18 Academy will play the V Swans Under 18 team from Western Australia in a two-game series in Alice Springs beginning this week.

BRFL's big grand final day

The NT WorkSafe BRFL Grand Final day is on Saturday 15 September at Nitmiluk Oval and this year marks the first time the women will be battling it out for their own premiership cup.
No More Campaign

AFLNT and NO MORE Campaign officially join forces

AFLNT has signed an agreement with the NO MORE Campaign and Catholic Care to be an AFLNT official charity partner and join forces to stamp out violence in the Northern Territory.

Lightning carnival set to strike again on the Tiwi Islands

Tiwi Islands new 1.5 million-dollar changeroom facilities at Wurrumiyanga Oval will be used for the first time this weekend by local and visiting football players who are participating in the three-day 2018 Tiwi Islands Lightning Carnival.

New mini season for Top End youngsters

Over the next couple of years, we will be transitioning the Thunder Juniors program across to an Under 10s Mixed & Under 13 Girls ‘NTFL Juniors’ competition. As the first step in our transition we will be running an 8-week mini season from October - December 2018.
Cracka Cup

Cracka Cup set to be biggest yet 

230 primary school students will converge on TIO Stadium on Tuesday 11 September for the biggest Cracka Cup event in AFL Northern Territory (AFLNT) history.