Play AFL

Developing grassroots and junior participation is a key aim of AFLNT. 

There are opportunities for children of all ages and ability to play, watch or get involved with the game. 

  • NAB AFL Auskick (ages 4 – 8)
  • Kennards Hire Thunder Juniors (ages 8 – 12)
  • School clinics, competitions and gala days
  • Girls programs 
  • Umpiring
  • Volunteer coaching or team managing

AFLNT Game Development Officers are situated in Darwin, Palmerston, Katherine, Alice Springs and in eight remote communities to help increase participation and develop football skills.


Darwin (CBD and point) –
Darwin (Northern suburbs) –
Palmerston and Rural –
Alice Springs –
Kennards Hire Thunder Juniors –
NAB AFL Auskick –