Staff Contacts

State Manager -  Fred Nortje                 


Mobile: 0421 473 489

Phone: 08 8927 0532

Post: P.O. Box 42193 CASUARINA NT 0811

Fred has a lengthy background in community sport. He has been on volunteer boards through a range of different sports and has been employed in the sporting industry since 2012. 

Fred's primary experience is in community sport where he has worked in local and state government, not for profit organisations, as well as volunteered with Olympic Committee Athlete Commissions. His priority focus is participation at all levels through providing a professional service to members and strong governance being the backbone of sustainable sport.

He highly values the importantance of sport in the community and encourages feedback from the Touch Football community, please feel welcome to email or call Fred to discuss the sport

Business Development Manager-  Isobel Appo   


Phone: 08 8927 0532

Mobile: 0417 875 713

Post: P.O. Box 42193 CASUARINA NT 0811

Isobel is currently the Business Development Manager in the NT.  Isobel has been an employee for Touch Football for many years along with being a partipant of the sport over a long period.

Isobel's role at TFA is to raise the profile and communication of NRL Touch Football within the Northern Territory. To work closely with fellow staff and volunteers to improve and grow competitions and events in the NT and ensuring that all participants within the NT are provided a quality experience of our game.

I am really looking forward to supporting through to 2020 our strategic goals in the NT in growing the sport in the NT and across TFA.

Hometown Darwin

What or Why I  enjoy working at TFA I enjoy working with the people involved in the sport which i have a passion for.  Another area of enjoyment of working for TFA is assisting people achieve their goals and grow within the sport, as well as introducing the sport to new people.


Sports Development Coordinator - To be filled shortly




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