Alice Springs Junior Football

There are lots of exciting AFL programs and activities planned for Alice Springs juniors in 2017.

Kennards Hire Thunder Juniors

Thunder Juniors is the Territory’s pathway from NAB AFL Auskick to youth football. Participants will get their first experience of playing in a club environment with rules that are modified to maximise skill development, participation and most of all, fun!

Who: participants aged between 8 – 12 years old

Where: TIO Traeger Park oval

When: Saturday mornings from 8:15am from Saturday 29 April (training on Wednesday evenings). The last game of Thunder Juniors for 2017 is 26 August.

Teams: Bombers, Hawks, Magpies and Tigers

For more information or to register, visit

NAB AFL Auskick

The NAB AFL Auskick program provides a fun, safe and inclusive learning environment for both boys and girls between the ages of 5 – 8 years old. Participants learn fundamental motor skills for future sports participation, through their interaction with others and team-based activities.

Stay tuned for details of the Alice Springs 2018 NAB AFL Auskick centre.

For all the latest information or visit

School Holiday programs

AFLNT runs school holiday programs in Alice Springs.

The day is packed full of footy fun! Kids will get to participate in a range of games, develop their footy skills, and play a modified game.

October School holidays:  Date to be confirmed. 

For more information and to register visit

**Minimum 12 participants in each age group for program to occur (maximum 30).**

Volunteers needed

Do you like to have fun, be active and encourage children to participate in sport? Our programs rely on volunteers to help coach and mentor the children.

We need volunteers for a variety of roles and no experience is necessary. To get involved please email

For teachers

School Ambassador program

Become an AFL Ambassador for your school today.

Receive regular updates from AFL Community and local AFL Development staff, as well as access to a variety of resources and competitions to assist you in the promotion of AFL within your school and community.

For more information or to register for free, please visit

Two-week Introduction to AFL clinics

In addition to the Sporting Schools program, AFLNT offers a two-week free ‘Introduction to AFL’ clinic for your school.

If you would like your students and teachers to have the opportunity to experience AFL prior to inter-school competitions or gala days then please contact the AFLNT Game Development team.

Sporting Schools (ASC)

Has your school registered as a Sporting School?

Primary schools are able to receive a great range of sporting programs by simply registering and applying through the Australian Sports Commission’s Sporting Schools website,

Schools can also apply for funding, which can then be used to host an AFL program.

Contact Us

Our friendly AFL Game Development staff are always available to answer your questions about our programs. Contact us at our office on 08 8952 1670 or email

Or keep an eye on the Facebook page for all the up-to-date information.