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.

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Indigenous AFL Players

- Indigenous Employment Strategy




Indigenous Contribution to AFL

Latest News

Rio Tinto Footy Means Business Program

Thursday, February 12, 2015

The Rio Tinto Footy Means Business program kicks off next week in Perth from Monday 16th to Saturday 21st.[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]

Kahu Make Huge Improvement Against Woomeras

Monday, December 15, 2014

The U18 NZ Kahu have shown remarkable development given their relative inexperience against the AFL Indigenous Woomeras [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.

Woomeras Take First Match Against Kahu

Monday, December 15, 2014

The AFL Indigenous Woomeras have defeated the U18 New Zealand Kahu, showing great skill and tenacity across the game. [more]

Indigenous Female Woomeras Squad Tour New Zealand

Thursday, December 04, 2014

The Inaugural AFL Indigenous Woomeras Tour to New Zealand will depart from Melbourne for Auckland on Saturday, December 6. [more]

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