AFL Development (boys)

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The 2017/18 AFL Program has finished. Please keep an eye on this page for information on the 2018/19 program. 


Program Coordinator: Craig Golledge

Head coach: Kevin Greaves


The AFL program plays a vital role in the AFL NSW/ACT pathway by identifying, monitoring and developing the skills of young Australian Football players in the Hunter Region.


Members of the squad will be exposed to technical skill development, athlete education, sports science and fitness elements, as well as provide a talent identification platform for future talent programs.


Athlete Benefits

The following benefits will apply to those selected in the AFL program:

  • monthly training sessions to further develop skills;
  • education in topics such as: physiotherapy and strength & conditioning
  • live-in camp at Myuna Bay Sport & Recreation centre
  • Academy Games (inter regional academy competition) skills clinic weekend



To be eligible to apply for a position within the AFL program, athletes must be:

  • Males 9-12 years of age (i.e born in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
  • Reside within the Hunter Region;
  • Attend school within the Hunter Region;
  • Registered with a local AFL club/association


A program levy and uniform levy will be applicable to selected athletes (inc. GST)




Gabriel Bose

Jarell Bose

Charles Boswell

Kaiden Brunkhorst

Patrick Burgess

Bayley Clement

Kai D’arcy

Cohen Denne

Lucas Doherty

Owen Edgar

Logan Fisher

Tyler Ford

Alexander Gallagher

James Georgalis

Thomas Hammond

Noah Handley

Cooper Harridge

Joe Harrison

Cooper Higgins

Finn Hurley

Marshall Muirhead

Yarramundi Pappin

Louis Selkirk

Ziv Turner-Funk


Enquire HERE for next year's program.