Scott to Coach Roosters

The classy Singleton centreman Andrew Scott has been appointed Coach of the Roosters’ Black Diamond Cup side in the expanded, 11-team 2018 Black Diamond Cup competitionmore

New Club on look out for new AFL Women’s players

On the back of outstanding growth in the Newcastle/Hunter Valley region, the Newcastle region will welcome a brand-new club in 2018, spearheaded by a new women’s team.more

Wallsend-West Newcastle Women's Come n Try on This Friday

Newcastle's newest senior women's AFL side, Wallsend-West Newcastle will be holding a Come n Try day this Friday for all those women who wish to become part of Australia's fastest growing women's sport.more

2018 Competition Structure Released

The 2018 Black Diamond Competition Structure has been released, which will include two senior men's competitions, a women's competitions and a new social competition, whilst a point system will also be introduced into the Black Diamond Cup competition for the first time.more

BDAFL and AFL NSW/ACT Reach Consensus on New Governance Model

After protracted negotiations, the Black Diamond AFL, AFL NSW/ACT and AFL Hunter Coast have finally "approved in principle" a new governance model that will align both seniors and juniors.more

Bembic Re-elected as BDAFL President

Wal Bembic was last night re-elected as Black Diamond AFL President for 2018. It will be Bembic's fourth year at the helm.

In a first for the Black Diamond AFL, Megan Farrell was elected as Vice President, the first time a female has held this position.more

Bulldogs Working Hard, On and Off the Field

It has been a busy off-season for Warners Bay with a revamped and expanded committee, the resigning of all 2017 coaches and the signing of a new/old major sponsor.more

Registrations for 2018 Season Now Open

Registrations to play in the Black Diamond AFL competitions in 2018 are now open.more

Match of the Week Replays and Highlights

Catch the replay and highlights of all matches covered this year by clicking on the "Match of the Week" tab above and click on the appropriate link.more

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Keep up to date with all the off season news in the Black Diamond AFL through facebook and twitter. For facebook go to, like the page whilst twitter it is @bdafl and follow on Instagram #bdafl .more
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