State Academy


NT Thunder Academy update

Following further advancements of the Coronavirus over the weekend, in conjunction with AFL House, our State and Territory counterparts, AFL Northern Territory (AFLNT) has made the decision to postpone all National Talent Pathway activities until 31 May 2020.
Looking for AFLNT's Women's Head Coach

Applications now open for NTFC - Women's Head Coach

Reporting to the AFLNT – Manager of Talent and Pathways Programs, this role is responsible for coaching the NTFC Women’s Team in the VFLW Competition from May to September 2018.
Join the NT Thunder Academy coaching ranks

Seeking Academy coaches

The newly formed NT Thunder Academy is seeking expressions of interest for coaching roles in Darwin, Central Australia and Katherine.
NT women will all have the opportunity to reach the top

Thunder rolls into VFL Women’s in 2018

AFL Northern Territory is delighted to announce that it will enter an NT Thunder Women’s team in the Victorian Football League Women’s competition for season 2018.
Michael Long Cup 2016 and 2017 in action

Revamped Michael Long Cup to unearth young talent

The 2017/18 version of the Cup will see NTFL youth teams compete against teams from Alice Springs, East Arnhem, Tennant Creek and the Tiwi Islands/West Arnhem in a series of carnivals.
Sue Nalder in the vertical jump

Women impress at testing

Aspiring AFLW players from the Northern Territory completed testing ahead of the NAB AFLW Draft, which will be held on Wednesday 18 October.
Danielle Ponter and Waylon Walters

2017 AFLNT Academy award winners

AFL Northern Territory would like to congratulate all the 2017 Academy winners who were presented at the NT Thunder Club Champion Awards.