Australian Football

AustralianFootball.com Celebrating the history of the great Australian game

 

Essays and Opinion

The one and only... Geoff Weber

The one and only... Geoff Weber

He played only one VFL game, but Geoff Weber achieved much more. Andrew Gigacz reveals he was a wrestler, mentor, performer and even saved a man's life on his way to getting a player permit!

Read more...

Review: Football's Forgotten Years

Review: Football's Forgotten Years

Wherever you stand on the argument for the inclusion of pre-1897 seasons to be included in AFL records, Colin Carter's new book is a must-read, argues Andrew Gigacz.

Read more...

Footy Research

The demise of University in the VFL

The demise of University in the VFL

Shortly after war broke out in Europe in 1914, University Football Club withdrew from the VFL. Here's how the club's league demise was reported.

Read more...

The

The "Perfidy" of Ron Barassi

As the footy world mourns Ron Barassi's passing, a look back at how The Bulletin's 'Batman' dealt with the legend's move to Carlton in 1964.

Read more...

Treasure Trove

One kick saves North in hectic finish

One kick saves North in hectic finish

The recent AFLW Grand Final between the Lions and Kangaroos reminds us of the first time their two men's sides met in a final in  1958. 

Read more...

Fitzroy premiers

Fitzroy premiers

The Age's football correspondent Pivot, reports on Fitzroy's Grand Final win over Collingwood in 1922 to claim its seventh VFL premiership.

Read more...

Obituaries

The death of Harry Goding

The death of Harry Goding

Tributes for Harry Goding came from The Record, The Sun and The Australasian upon news of his sudden death, aged 64, in 1924.

Read more...

GIGA BITE

Happy 140th birthday to Fitzroy's Danny Murphy. In the opening round of the 1911 season, Murphy played his one and only match for the Maroons. Unfortunately, it was a narrow loss to Melbourne. — Andrew Gigacz

Footy Tube

Wanganeen's miracle goal

Gavin Wanganeen kicks one of the great goals of the 1994 AFL season for Essendon against Richmond at Princes Park.

For match details and player stats click here.

If you are watching this video from our home page, you can view it in a larger format and leave a comment here.

AFL Stats Hub

Clubs

Players

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M
N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Coaches

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M
N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Seasons

Awards

Source: AFL Tables

AFL 2024 Season

To view the 2024 AFL fixture click here.

For a complete summary of the 2023 AFL season, including the fixture, results and ladder, click here.

2023 AFL Ladder

# Club P Pts %
1 Collingwood 23 72 126.97
2 Brisbane 23 68 123.09
3 Port Adelaide 23 68 112.75
4 Melbourne 23 64 125.24
5 Carlton 23 54 113.26
6 St. Kilda 23 52 107.77
7 Greater Western Sydney 23 52 107.06
8 Sydney 23 50 110.04
9 Western Bulldogs 23 48 108.66
10 Adelaide 23 44 116.84
11 Essendon 23 44 89.66
12 Geelong 23 42 112.56
13 Richmond 23 42 93.60
14 Fremantle 23 40 96.68
15 Gold Coast 23 36 91.67
16 Hawthorn 23 28 80.25
17 North Melbourne 23 12 71.48
18 West Coast 23 12 53.03

Search

Community Login

Join our Community (it's Free!)

Remember me

Micro Noises

Micro Noises 207: Will it end in tears?

Kicking off a premiership defence with five wins on the trot is a good thing, yeah? Maybe not, says Gigs.

Read more...

Micro Noises 206: Mozart madness

Men's AFL is back, and so is Micro Noises. Andrew Gigacz looks at Hawthorn's one-point win and invokes Mozart to describe Gold Coast's AFLW loss.

Read more...

Footy Blogs

Australian Football Hall of Fame 2022

Media Release: Eight new members have been inducted into the Australian Football Hall of Fame.

Read more...

Football's falls from grace

In response to a question from a fan, Andrew Gigacz looks at past V/AFL teams that have flown out of the blocks before falling short of finals.

Read more...

AFL 2021 season awards and honours

A summary of the awards and honours bestowed in the 2021 AFL season, compiled by Andrew Gigacz.

Read more...

Update Schedule

While the site boasts a wide range of footy content, new material is constantly being added. To see what we do have, and what we plan to have, click here.

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.