Former Warragul Warrior debuts for Gold Coast

Sam Flanders made his debut for the Gold Coast Suns last Wednesday night when they faced the Bombers.

Former Warragul Warrior Sam Flanders has made his AFL debut, playing for the Gold Coast Suns last Wednesday night against the Bombers. In a game that he won’t soon forget, Flanders played in a 11.7.73 draw with Essendon at Metricon

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Serong’s star rising

Serong has starred for the Freo Dockers in the past fortnight, earning him a NAB Rising Star nomination for Round 8.

Caleb Serong has been named the NAB Rising Star nominee for Round 8 after his stellar performance in trying conditions against the Cats last Monday night. The former Warragul junior collected 22 disposals, laid seven tackles and kicked a brilliant

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Authenticity a driver for Daisy

Thomas celebrates with some of his biggest supporters, daughter Matilda and girlfriend Natasha.

Throughout Australia, in backyards all over the country, kids continue to watch and recreate their favourite footy moments, and it was no different for Dale Thomas. Growing up on a hobby farm at Drouin South, Thomas would wake up, go

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Land of the rising Sun

Sam Flanders made his debut for the Gold Coast Suns last Wednesday night when they faced the Bombers.

For a country kid like Sam Flanders, the bright lights and buzzing media were something he had never seen, but during the last year’s AFL Draft, he found himself at the centre of it all. On November 29, Flanders joined

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Footy off until May 31 at the earliest after AFL Gippsland announcement

There won't be any aerial contests like this one between Luke Bartlett and Thomas Mitchell until at least June, after the latest AFL Gippsland annoucement.

AFL Gippsland have extended their earliest season commencement date to May 31. Originally a date of May 2 was floated, however in hindsight that was always going to be lengthened after Premier Daniel Andrews extended the state of emergency to

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Football benched in Gippsland due to coronavirus pandemic

Football has been suspended until May as the coronavirus outbreak shuts down all non-essential activities.

Coronavirus (CODIV-19) has put a “STOP” sign in front of the start to Australian Rules football and associated netball competitions in Gippsland until at least May. All senior and junior football leagues, youth girls and women’s competitions are affected. The

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Warragul local Caleb Serong soars towards childhood dream

Warragul local Caleb Serong looks set to be a top five pick in this years AFL Draft.

Warragul’s Caleb Serong is primed and ready for the 2019 AFL Draft after a scintillating season of football for Geelong Grammar and the Gippsland Power. Touted as a top five pick in this year’s draft pool, Serong can now only

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Flanders flies into top five contention

Gippslander Sam Flanders has flown into top five contention after a stellar season for the Gippsland Power.

When you mention the country town of Fish Creek, it’s usually in conjunction with looking for a place to stop on the way down to Wilsons Prom. However, this November, the tiny town’s name could be lit up in a

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Warragul local Paredes returns to top end

Nathaniel Paredes has been a star addition for St. Mary's over his previous three seasons. He will be hoping to continue this form as his teams sits 3-1 after the first four rounds of the season.  Photograph courtesy of AFL NT.

Warragul local Nathaniel Paredes continues to make his mark on Northern Territory football, returning to St Mary’s for a fourth season in the NTFL over the summer period. Coming from a soccer background, Paredes only began his football journey at

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Noah drafted to Bombers

At home in Drouin after the national draft is the Gown family Anthony, Ella, Will, Noah (with his Gippsland Power best and fairest award), Jacob and Lisa.

The Gown household in Drouin was a mixture of AFL followers including Carlton, Melbourne and Hawthorn but on a cold wet footy style day on Friday red and black was the colour of the moment when Noah was drafted to

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