Canterbury AFL Mens & Womens Competitions

The Canterbury AFL Mens (CAFL) Competition is open to men from age 17yo, whilst the Canterbury AFL Womens (CAFLW) welcomes women and girls from the age of 14yo and over.

There are four mens (4) clubs – Blues, Christchurch Bulldogs, University Cougars & Mid Canterbury Eagles, and currently two (2) womens teams – Dolphins & Panthers.

Mens’ games are played at QE2 Sports Complex, Travis Rd, New Brighton, on Saturdays from late August through to mid November.  First game commences at 12.30pm, with the second games’ first bounce at 2.30pm.

Womens’ games are played at Hagley Park, Cnr Deans & Riccarton Aves, on Friday nights from late September through to mid November. There are no specific training nights designated at this stage for the women.

All of the mens’ clubs normally train at least one (1) night per week, with most commencing from mid July, at various venues around Christchurch.

Keen to play AFL ??  Why not connect with one of the mens clubs or the womens teams and get involved.  Click on any of the logos below to connect with them ..


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