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“AFL umpire trio make Fletcher’s day”

The following article is from the AFL website. Aspiring junior umpire, Fletcher Dandy, received a special visit from three of his idols at the Royal Children's Hospital, as AFL umpires Ray Chamberlain, Matt St...

AFLUA Umpiring Hall of Fame – Thirteenth Ballot

On Monday night the AFLUA hosted the Hall of Fame induction dinner for the thirteenth ballot. The induction of thirteen new members to the Hall of Fame was celebrated, as well as the elevation of David Flegg AM...

Adam Wojcik – 300 Games

Second only to the AFL Grand Final in size and prestige, the annual Anzac Day match between Essendon and Collingwood is one of the most anticipated days on the AFL calendar. This year, Adam Wojcik (heritage ...

Chelsea Roffey – 300 Games

After 20 years umpiring, Chelsea Roffey will officiate her 300th game this Saturday when Collingwood play Port Adelaide at the MCG. Chelsea’s milestone will place her in the company of just 8 other goal umpi...

Fiona McBurney Match Day Experience Launch 2024

The Fiona McBurney Match Day Experience is back for 2024. The programme was officially launched at Marvel Stadium last Wednesday 27th of April. Participants were presented with their Certificates of Achievement...

AFLUA Assist Good Friday Appeal

The AFLUA has made it's annual contribution to the Good Friday Appeal, donating $7,500. The charity drive raises money for the Royal Children's Hospital, helping to fund medical research, state of the art equip...

Jesse Baird – Obituary

Vale Jesse Baird   The outpouring of grief and volume of condolences following the death of Jessie Baird on 19 February 2024 was an indication of how highly he was esteemed in the communities of which ...

Peter Howe Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Former AFLUA CEO Peter Howe will be awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award for his exemplary services to umpiring and the association spanning 45 years. Peter always has, and always will be, an association man...