Tag: Queensland


AFL advocates for venue upgrades

Australia Darwin Cairns’ Cazalys

The Australian Football League (AFL) promoters in Northern Australia are making a strong pitch for a $300 million stadium in Darwin (Australia) and backing ongoing upgrades to Cairns’ Cazalys Stadium in Queensland. Cazalys Stadium, formerly known as Bundaberg Rum Stadium, is AFL Cairns’ sports... » Read more


Queensland iterates bid to hold 2032 Olympics

Australia Brisbane committed to 2032 Olympic Bid

In the wake of a “positive discussion” held recently between the Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and the Australian Olympic Committee President and International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice-President, John Coates, the former has reiterated the State’s bid to hold the 2032 Olympics... » Read more


Rugby on a roll as fans swarm Australia venue

Australia Queensland back to 100 percent

Australia held the most-attended sporting event since the onset of COVID-19 menace – a rugby league fixture between Queensland and New South Wales on Thursday. Rugby league in Australia has accounted for most of this year’s biggest sporting attendances. The State Of Origin fixture is... » Read more


Australia Senator check cook up a storm

Australia Rockhampton new stadium

The Queensland Government (Australia) recently committed $25 million towards delivering a 10,000-seat stadium at Rockhampton’s traditional home of rugby league, Browne Park. Browne Park is a rectangular football stadium located in the Rockhampton suburb of Wandal, Queensland, Australia. The... » Read more


AFL Queensland’s ambitious facilities’ plan

Australia AFL Queensland Facilities Plan

  AFL Queensland Facilities Plan 2020-2025 The Australian Football League (AFL) is soaring in popularity across Queensland with 2019 participation numbers reaching a record high of 277,703. This translates into an increase of 54 percent in total participation (community, Auskick and school... » Read more


Gabba Stadium gets the AFL Grand Final pie

Australia The Gabba Grand Final

The Australian Football League (AFL) will host its Grand Final outside the State of Victoria for the first time this year. Brisbane’s Gabba Stadium has been picked up to reward Queensland’s assistance to the League during COVID-19 which has taken the world by storm. It’s the first time a... » Read more


COVID-19 make a hotchpotch of AFL fixtures

AFL update July 2020 Queensland

As Melbourne (Australia) grapples with surge in coronavirus cases, six Australian Football League (AFL) teams will relocate from Victoria to Queensland as the AFL scrambles to ensure the season is able to continue. The Australian Football League (AFL) is the pre-eminent and only fully professional... » Read more


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