AFL Northern Territory welcomes the announcement today from Hon. Jenny Macklin MP, Minister for Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs of an additional $1.5 million funding boost to expand AFLNT’s operations further into the Northern Territory through the "Strength and Unity Through Football" Project.
Wanderers Half Back/Utility James McNamee wins to the 2010-11 TIO NTFL Officeworks Nichols Medal that was presented at Skycity Casino along with a host of awards at the Annual Presentation evening on Sunday night.
Ex-AFL and 300 Game star for the Sydney Swans Michael O'Loughlin was on hand at the weekend to assist with the launch of the new Officeworks Store in Stuart Park along with launching the start of the Officeworks Thunder Juniors for 2011
The AFL wishes to advise former AFL Indigenous players Andrew McLeod, Chris Johnson, Michael O'Loughlin, Daryl White, Peter Burgoyne and Ronnie Burns will spend this week in the Northern Territory visiting primary schools and high schools in communities in and surrounding Alice Springs, Wadeye, Groote Eylandt, Maningrida and Darwin this week.
The Southern Districts Football Club will hold its Seniors Presentation Night for Premier Legue, Mens Division One and Two and Under 18s at the Cazalys Palmerston Club on Saturday the 26th of February, starting at 7pm.
Based on forecasts from the Bureau of Meteorology for an easing wind and rain over the next 48 hours, and after consultation with all NTFL clubs, AFLNT is pleased to announce that a full round of NTFL football will take place as planned this weekend for all senior and junior grades.
After an updated weather forecast issued by the Bureau of Meteorology this morning tonight’s game between Richmond Tigers and the AFL Indigenous All Stars game has been called off due to adverse weather conditions forecast for today.
AFL Ambassador and Essendon great Michael Long expressed his gratitude and is delighted that the Learn Earn Legend! AFL Indigenous All Stars game will be played in Alice Springs this Friday the 4th February.