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Moore Makes it Back-to-Back Magpies Best & Fairest's

Prolific ball winner, Lee Moore has taken out consecutive Wyong Lakes Best & Fairest awards, whilst Alexandra Pearce was named the Women's Best & Fairest winner for 2017.more

Smyth Drafted by GWS Giants

Nelson Bay’s Pippa Smyth will play for GWS Giants in the 2018 AFL Women’s league after being drafted on Wednesday.more

Yensch wins Cardiff Best & Fairest in a Thriller

One of the closest B&F counts in Cardiff history saw big man Tom Yensch hold off a fast finishing Marcus De Leur and Skipper Simon O'Brien to take out the 2017 First Grade Best & Fairest Medal.

Mollie Palmer had an outstanding season for the ladies and was the woman's 2017 B&F Winner and veteran defender John O'Regan was the worthy winner for Reserve Grade.more

Burrows Reappointed as BDAFL Umpires Coach for 2018

Christine Burrows has been reappointed and Black Diamond AFL Umpires Coach for 2018.more

BDAFL Board Nominations Close This Thursday

Nominations for the Black Diamond AFL Board of Management close 5pm, this Thursday, 19 October 2017.more

Nelson Bay's Pippa Smyth in the mix for AFLW contract

Pippa Smyth could not have done any more to state her case for inclusion in the 2018 AFL Women’s competition.more

Rowett Part of History Making State Team

It was a big year for Cardiff youngster, Damon Rowett who not only was a member of Cardiff’s Reserve Grade Premiership winning team, but also represented NSW/ACT in the AFL Inclusion Carnival which was held on the Gold Coast in July.more

Killarney Vale Seeking Coaches for 2017

The Killarney Vale Bombers are seeking expressions of interest for coaches of their Black Diamond Cup, Women and Reserve Grade teams 2018.more

BDAFL Annual General Meeting - 5 November 2017

Notice is hereby given that the 18th Annual General Meeting of the Black Diamond Australian Football League will be held on Sunday, 5 November 2017 at Belmont Room, Belmont 16 Footers Sailing commencing at 10.00am.more

Seen Claims City's Best & Fairest Award

Rugged midfielder, Aaron Seen has claimed his first Newcastle City Best & Fairest Award.more

Wyong Lakes Reappoint Tos as Senior Coach

Wyong Lakes Magpies Committee voted unanimously to reappoint Michael Tos as the clubs Head Coach and Black Diamond Cup Coach for 2018.more

Scott & Cowburn named Roosters Best & Fairest

Midfielder Andrew Scott has taken out Singleton's Best & Fairest whilst Tori Cowburn has taken out the Women's Best & Fairest Award in her first season.more

Sleeth Takes out Dockers Top Award

Rory Sleeth became one of the youngest senior Best & Fairest winner after taking out Lake Macquarie's Best & Fairest award in a thrilling count.more

McMahon Caps of Premiership with Saints Best & Fairest Win

Pat McMahon has capped off a great season by claiming Maitland Saints Best & Fairest award at the clubs Presentation Night held last Saturday night.more

Singleton Seeking Coaches for 2017

The Singleton Roosters AFC are seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced people to fill the three senior coaching positions: Black Diamond Cup coach, Reserve Grade Coach and Women’s Coach within the Black Diamond Australian Football League (BDAFL). Applicants can be either playing or non-playing personnel.more

O'Brien Claims NCCUA Umpire of the Year Award

Joey O'Brien has maintained the mantle of No 1 Umpire in the region after being named the Newcastle Central Coast Umpires Association (NCCUA) Umpire of the Year and their presentation night held recently.more

Deverell Claims 1st Macey Medal as Warners Bay Best & Fairest

Lachlan Deverell had to hold off a fast finishing Rob Schindler-Taylor to claim his first Macey Medal as the Best & Fairest player for Warners Bay.more

Thornton & Eddy Tie for Marlins Best

Todd Thornton and Jeremy Eddy have been named joint Best & Fairest winners at Nelson Bay, with Lisa Steane making it back-to-back women's Best and Fairest wins.more

Smith and Sawkins wins Cats Top Awards.

Consistent defender, Nigel Smith claimed the Muswellbrook Cat's Black Diamond Plate Best & Fairest award whilst Meghann Sawkins was the inaugural winner of the Women's Best & Fairest award.more

Fleming Adds Best & Fairest Award to Premiership Medal

Terrigal Avoca midfielder, Kurt Fleming has added a Best & Fairest Award to his Premiership Medal after claiming the Panthers top award last Saturday night.more

Oosterhoff Named Killarney Vale's Best

Ruckman, Tim Oosterhoff capped of an excellent season be being named Killarney Vale's Best & Fairest player for 2017.more

Ifield wins The Entrance Bateau Bay Best & Fairest

Max Ifield has taken out The Entrance Bateau Bay's Best & Fairest award for 2017.more

BDAFL Strategic Plan 2018-2020

After a successful 2017 season the Black Diamond AFL has unveiled the leagues Strategic Plan 2018-2020.more

Match of the Week Replays and Highlights

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