24 students from Chuo City, Japan, have taken part in an Australian football skills clinic conducted by AFL NSW/ACT in the Sutherland Shire.
The 2013 IEC Cup will be played at Blacktown International SportsPark next week, with more than 110 participants set to take part in the competition.
Former Sydney Swans player Troy Luff says that the local future of the game is bright, with AFL featuring more prominently in school sport in NSW.
When 13-year-old schoolgirl Soreti Jibrael ran onto the ground at Etihad Stadium, it was her first AFL game - and it was also a first for the AFL.
The Bachar Houli Cup has become one of the AFL's most successful multicultural ventures and now a grant from the Federal Government will help it grow further.
More than 450 Primary School students travelled to Greenway Oval in Canberra last Thursday to compete in the GIANTS Zone Final of the Paul Kelly Cup.
More than 100 students descended on Kippax Oval on Wednesday to compete in the GIANTS Cup Northern Zone finals on a rare sunny day in Canberra.
Riverina primary school students will travel to Canberra on Thursday for their chance to win their way through to the State Final of the Paul Kelly Cup.