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A sport-filled, family day to help keep youth out of the justice system

In a circle of adults, children, and babies still in their prams, an Aboriginal woman holding a bright green children’s book sat on a hay…

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Charlie Dixon goes up for a mark, blue skies, footballers around, big arm stretch, black and white guernsey
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Footy legend’s grassroots dedication honoured in match day tribute

More than 3,000 spectators have piled into Loxton Football Oval for a tribute match to pay their respects to football legend and Riverland local, Russell…

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Carlton coach Michael Voss tests positive for COVID day after win over Richmond

Carlton coach Michael Voss has tested positive for COVID the day after the Blues’ round one win over Richmond. Key points: Assistant coach Ashley Hansen…

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On a disappointing day for footy, Sam Docherty and Carlton provide some much-needed light

Thursday was a tough day for footy. Basically from the moment the final siren sounded on Wednesday night’s season opener, the details of which were…

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Jaqui Mellington smiles and looks over her shoulder sitting in the stands at the MCG
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Close captions to make the match day singalong for everyone

The AFL has belatedly installed closed captions on team songs so deaf and hard of hearing barrackers can join in match day singalongs. Key points:…

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AFL clubs face backlash and praise for Australia Day posts

AFL clubs have faced equal parts praise and criticism after all but one club published social media posts either calling for a change to Australia…

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