Awards

GLENN JAMES OAM RECOGNISED

Retired field umpire Glenn James, OAM, has been acknowledged as the Sir Doug Nicholls Round honouree for AFL Season 2023. To read the full article on the National Indigenous Times website, please visit this ...

New Life Membership update – 2023

The AFLUA is delighted to welcome seven new Life Members who were inducted at the AGM in February. Congratulations to AFLUA members Curtis Deboy, Luke Edwards, Leigh Fisher, Craig Fleer and Leigh Haussen who...

Footy and Dreams – Leigh Keen stamped

Young kids all have their dreams, and some grow up wanting to play AFL footy. It was interesting to hear Leigh Keen tell his story on the 17th of November 2022, when he was inducted into the AFL Premiership ...

AFLW ALL-AUSTRALIAN UMPIRES RECOGNISED

Congratulations to Thomas Chrystie (Field), Trent Bowes (Boundary) and Adam Steger (Goal), who were selected as the AFLW All-Australian Umpires for 2022. The trio were recognised with the honour by the AFLW ...

Georgia Henderson named AFLW Umpire Rising Star

Congratulations to Goal Umpire Georgia Henderson, who received the inaugural AFLW Umpire Rising Star award at the recent 2022 AFLW Season 7 function. Georgia, from Adelaide, is in her fourth AFLW season and ...

SANFL Golden Whistle Awards Announced

Congratulations to umpires Tom Bryce (Field), Martin Elsegood (Boundary) and Braden Ford (Goal), who were recently presented with their honours at the 2022 SANFL Golden Whistle Awards function. Tom was adjud...