AFL Townsville

AFL Townsville clubs

AFL Townsville logoAbout
AFL Townsville was formed as the Townsville Australian Football League in 1955, the first competition to be formed in Queensland outside of the South East. For a short period in the 1980s, the competition was played during the summer months. The representative team is known as the Eagles.

Website
AFL Townsville

Local Media
Townsville Bulletin

Location
Townsville is a city on the north-eastern coast of Queensland. Adjacent to the central section of the Great Barrier Reef, Townsville is Australia’s largest urban centre north of the Sunshine Coast, with a population estimate of 200,000. It is considered the unofficial capital of North Queensland. The city was named after Sydney entrepreneur and businessman, Robert Towns.

Clubs
Curra Swans
Hermit Park Tigers
Northern Beaches Suns
Thuringowa Bulldogs
University Hawks