AFL New Zealand Youth Competition 2019

AFL New Zealand has created its Youth Competition for new players to participate in the sport of AFL.


Within the Youth Competition there is a focus on improving participants skills and fitness along with a training, game and development programme that highlights the necessary requirements throughout the AFL NZ pathway.

Youth benefits include:

  • AFL New Zealand Youth Top
  • AFL Football
  • 8 week development programme
  • 8 week competition
  • Weekly awards
  • Selection opportunities for:
    • National Combine
    • AFL New Zealand Academy
    • New Zealand representation
    • International Scholarship 

The AFL New Zealand Youth competition includes three major centres in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.


Sunday 20th October - December 15th (No activity on Labour weekend, October 27th)

Age Groups: 

  • U12 (Born 2007 and younger)
  • U14 (Born 2005 - 2007)
  • U17 (Born 2002 - 2005)

*Players born in 2005 and 2007, can choose in which grade to participate.


Auckland: Colin Maiden Park, Stonefields

Wellington: Hutt Park, Seaview

Christchurch: Burnside RFC, Avonhead

Please note: Credit Card payment required at the complettion of registration. If you require further information or alternative payment optinons, please complete the Expression of Interest form and AFL New Zealand staff will be in contact within 5 working days. Click here

Event Details
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Telephone: 09 448 0305
Website: Visit Event Website