The annual Newtown Breakaways Women’s Pre-season AFLX Challenge is on again

The 2020 event has been elevated with the support of the Inner-West Council and is to be presented at Henson Park.  The event falls within the AFLW season and the dates Carnival date selected (Sun 15 March) coincides with a weekend without AFLW in Sydney therefore providing the highest level of Women’s AFL available.  With your support we can attract a crowd to celebrate Women’s Community AFL together.

The Challenge is open to all divisions of Women’s AFL Community Clubs – Premier, Divisions 1, 2 and 3 and the following 11 Clubs / 16 Teams will compete for the perpetual Challenge Shields in 2020:

Bathurst Giants / Newtown Breakaways / Parramatta Goannas / Pennant Hills Demons / Randwick City Saints / Southern Power / St George Dragons / Sydney University / UTS Bats / Western Magic / Wollongong Saints

There will be bar and catering available, however we encourage you to bring a picnic and make a day of it.  Free Entry means a real opportunity for all the family to get to know women’s AFL & perhaps consider playing … it’s only pre-season plenty of time to join a team (Newtown Breakaways or Newtown Swans Juniors preferably).

Newtown Breakaways Women ‘s Pre-season AFLX Challenge has been made possible with support of the Inner West Council, AFL Sydney and commercial supporters including ISC Sports wear, Salisbury Hotel and Young Henry’s

See below – Please down load and circulate

  • Fixtures & Schedule
  • Promotional Flyer
  • Key details for Participating Clubs

When: Sun 15 March 2020
Where: Henson Park, Marrickville

Google Map: Here

Cost: Free Entry!! Bring the family

Games: Teams will play shortened AFLX modified games on rectangular pitch in a pooled format and are guaranteed a minimum of three games. Download Fixtures for Full details incl game schedule.

Games: from 9:30am … Finals 5:00pm