Rising star nod for Port Adelaide forward and Subiaco, Hale School product Mitch Georgiades

WA young gun Mitch Georgiades was rewarded for his eye-catching performance on Thursday night with a rising star nomination.

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1 week ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Young Swan Districts forward Shanae Davison takes WAFLW screamer

A Swan Districts forward has taken what is already one of the WAFLW contenders for Mark of the Year.

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1 week ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Koorlbardi wer Wardong: West Australian Opera’s new show sung in Noongar

Koorlbardi wer Wardong follows two birds who gave in to jealousy and competition, lose their pure white feathers and became the birds we see today.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Fremantle Dockers captain Nat Fyfe warns his best is a month off after Freo’s rusty restart

Fremantle captain Nat Fyfe says he could take a month to hit his best form, after exploding from a slow start to almost lead the Dockers to an upset victory over Brisbane.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL, Fremantle Dockers

East Fremantle and Bullcreek-Leeming product Trent Rivers makes instant impact on AFL debut for Melbourne against Carlton

You’ll be forgiven for thinking Trent Rivers was an experienced veteran, rather than a fresh-faced debutant in his first season in the big league.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL, Fremantle Dockers

Perth sign West Coast WAFL stars Fraser McInnes, Brady Grey and Andrew Fisher for 2020 season

West Coast’s best three WAFL players will play for their co-tenants Perth this season.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL, West Coast Eagles

The West Live: Mick Murray to be grilled on West Australian Football Commission salary disgrace

WA Sport Minister Mick Murray is expected to grill the West Australian Football Commission over a salary disgrace that has outraged the WAFL and country clubs. LISTEN LIVE AT 8.45AM

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Duff and Quarters: The AFL have no choice but to reward Fremantle and West Coast’s sacrifice with a WA hub

Chief footy writer Mark Duffield dissects the necessity of the AFL to repay the Eagles and Dockers early season sacrifice, bringing a hub to Perth.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL, West Coast Eagles, Fremantle Dockers

Key position player Josh Bootsma to return to Peel Thunder for 2020 WAFL season

Peel Thunder have lured back premiership tall Josh Bootsma from the country after losing their Fremantle alignment players for 2020.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

WAFL clubs target interstate draft hopefuls for 2020 season

Former Richmond midfielder Connor Menadue and Essendon rookie Trent Mynott are set to be major WAFL targets should the VFL announce today that its season has been cancelled.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Harvey’s homegrown heroine

Talented Harvey footballer Larissa Versaci would run off the soccer pitch and straight on to the footy field each week.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

West Australian Football Commission chief executive Gavin Taylor holding out hope for WAFL crowds around 1,500 during 2020 season

West Australian Football Commission chief executive Gavin Taylor said they were hoping the state government would be in stage four of the easing restrictions at some point during the season,

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

The West Live: When will WA grassroots football return to normal

Blocked from using clubrooms and capped at 20 people per session, grassroots football in WA is back in training but questions are still being raised over when games will resume. LISTEN LIVE AT 8.45am

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

WAFL get green light to play in 2020 despite coronavirus pandemic

The nine club chief executives met with WA Football Commission boss Gavin Taylor this afternoon and agreed on the start date of August 1.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

East Perth’s Sharrod Wellingham joins Kyle Anderson announcing retirement from the WAFL

Sharrod Wellingham will join his East Perth captain Kyle Anderson in retirement rather than wait for at least another two months for the WAFL season to restart.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Footy broadcasting legend Dennis Cometti doesn’t believe the AFL should award a premiership or Brownlow Medal in 2020

“I can understand all that is going here, but at the same time I don’t think there should be a premiership or a Brownlow Medal.”

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

GWS Giants veteran Heath Shaw predicts a rise in player-coaches ahead of AFL-budget cuts

GWS veteran Heath Shaw has forecast a rise in active players adding coaching roles to their schedules as AFL clubs seek to keep costs down in coming years.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Geelong Cats provide update on Jack Stevens’ recovery after stabbing incident on Saturday

The wellbeing of Jack Steven, who suffered a stab wound in his chest, is the overwhelming priority for Geelong with the club saying it’s too soon to speculate when he’ll will return to AFL action.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

AFL chief Gil McLachlan provides more detail around the hub’s COVID-19 testing regime

More than 1200 AFL players and officials have tested negative for COVID-19 as clubs prepare to resume training on Monday.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

AFL chief executive Gil McLachlan confirms AFL restart date

AFL boss Gil McLachlan confirm widespread speculation that the competition will restart on June 11.

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2 months ago, The West Australian, WAFL

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