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AFL FANS ASSOCIATION (AFLFA): “GIVING FOOTY FANS A VOICE” The AFL Grand Final ticket allocation of 34,000 to competing club members—17,000 per club—is unfair to loyal fans who follow them all year and must be increased, the AFL Fans Association says. The MCG holds 100,024. “How can this be fair to […]

IT’S TIME – fans call for a fairer Grand Final ...

The AFL Fans Association was pleased to have two guests join our September Committee meeting:  Andrew Bassat, President of the St Kilda Football Club and co-founder of Seek, the number one job-seeking portal. Simon Madden, former Essendon Football Club premiership player, Norm Smith medallist, board member, hall of famer and […]

Andrew Bassat and Simon Madden speak to the AFL Fans ...

AFL’s most devoted fans have been recognised with the 2023 AFL Fans Association Awards, in the 9th year of the awards. The winners are: AFL Fans Association President Ron Issko says, “Both winners are extremely deserving and exemplify the dedication of AFL fans all over Australia. The quality of nominations […]

2023 – AFL fans recognised for their passion and dedication

It’s time for an urgent overhaul of the AFL’s score review system following an error in the dying minutes of the Adelaide v Sydney game, the AFL Fans Association says. The call follows a shot for goal by Adelaide’s Ben Keays, which the goal umpire said had hit the post […]

It’s time to overhaul the ARC Score Review System: AFLFA

AFL News for the week ending October 1, 2023: Pies take their 16th in an epic tussle Fans, your 2023 AFL Grand Final Premier is Collingwood So, here we are again, many crying tears of joy or sadness (others not caring much if their teams didnt play yesterday) as we […]

Around the Grounds: And the AFL Grand Final winner is ...

MCG at twilight
AFL News for the week ending September 10, 2023: Pies and Blues grind out wins, Lions sails through Port Power and the Giants climb the Saint-stalk So, with the first week of the finals done and dusted, we had four games that lined up as two sets of similar outcomes […]

Around the Grounds: AFL Finals Week 1 Recap

AFL News for the week ending August 13, 2023: Matildas make history, Pies bounce back, and Carlton outmuscle Dees and look finals bound GO MATILDAS Ok, it's not Aussie Rules but the Matildas rule Oz after their nail-biting penalty shootout win against Le Bleues in Saturday's World Cup win in […]

Around the Grounds: GO MATILDAS!

AFL News for the week ending July 23, 2023: Racism mars Pies win, Reid chatter gets a bit cray and Lions star out for season Pies quickly condemn Rioli racism after win in Adelaide What a way to wind up one of the games of the season and what might […]

Around the Grounds: Racism – it stops with us

MCG Crowd
AFL News for the week ending July 9, 2023: A red card for the AFL, the Top 4 and Max King blow for Saints Red card - does the AFL need a sin bin? There has been a lot of chatter over the past few days (and beyond that) about […]

Around the Grounds: To red card or not in the ...

AFL News for the week ending June 25, 2023: The top 100 salaried AFL players, Swans find their mojo and the byes (thankfully) roll to a close The top AFL earners We learned this week who rakes in the big bucks across the league as a list of the top […]

Around the Grounds: Swans find their mojo