AFL and the Indigenous Community

Australian football is the sport of choice for Indigenous Australians.

The Indigenous population makes up two and a half percent of the total Australian population; from this, 90,000 participants are involved with AFL programs around the country. Indigenous Players make up 9% of our AFL list.

- More about the AFL & the Indigenous Community

Indigenous AFL Players

- Indigenous Employment Strategy




Indigenous Contribution to AFL

Latest News

Rio Tinto Footy Means Business Program

Thursday, May 28, 2015

This program provides talent and employment opportunities for 50 young Indigenous men[more]

Woomeras to Compete in National Female Youth Championships

Sunday, May 03, 2015

The AFL is pleased to announce the players that have been selected into the 2015 Woomeras squad[more]

U16 Champs More than Footy for QLD Diversity

Thursday, May 22, 2014

The Queensland Diversity team has impressed in its first U16 State Championships[more]

2014 U15 National Australia Post All Nations Cup

Thursday, April 10, 2014

A stirring final quarter has fired the Victorian All-Nations Squad to victory in the Grand Final of the Indigenous and Multicultural National Championships.

Kickstart Champs Grand Final

Friday, April 17, 2015

WA have defeated VIC/TAS in the Kickstart Champs Grand Final[more]

National Diversity Championships All Nations Grand Final

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Queensland have won their first All Nations Cup in Cairns.[more]

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