AFL select experience for the weekend Prelim Finals

The AFL has opted for experience in selecting its Preliminary Finals panel of umpires this weekend. The Friday night field umpire’s team of Rosebury, Stevic and Ryan have a combined total of 112 finals includi...

State league Finals Continue

Photo: AFL Rookie Umpire, Sam Hunter - WA Goal Umpire of the Year Congratulations are extended to all of our kindred bodies and their umpires, as their 2018 season’s draw to a close this weekend. It is very ...

2018 NEAFL Grand Final Umpire Panel Announced

Former AFL umpire Brett Ritchie will lead the 2018 NEAFL Grand Final umpiring panel for Sunday’s season decider between Southport and Sydney at Fankhauser Reserve. Ritchie, who umpired 22 AFL games in 2011-2...

Finals Panel Rejuvenated

No matter which way you look at it the AFL has a new look umpires finals panel in 2018. There are seven debutants across the disciplines, including three new emergency goal umpires. At a glance the new umpires...

Vale – Ian Sonnemann

AFLUA Life Member, Ian Sonnemann passed away on Friday August 31 peacefully, surrounded by his family after a long illness. Ian grew up in Murmungee and Beechworth.  He played football with Wangaratta, Beech...