COVID-19 Update: No AFL Sydney matches to be played over this weekend, 26-27 June

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Update 25 June 2021

Today, the NSW Government released Public Health (COVID-19 Greater Sydney) Order (No 2) 2021, which extend the Greater Sydney COVID-19 restrictions.

Following updated health advice from the Chief Health Officer, Dr Kerry Chant, about the growing risk to the community, stay-at-home orders are being introduced for at least one week for those who live in, or whose usual place of work is in, Woollahra, Waverley, Randwick and City of Sydney Councils.

Due to the impact of the extended restrictions on our community football competitions and NAB AFL Auskick across metropolitan Sydney, there will be no matches played in the following competitions this weekend, 26-27 June:

  • – AFL Sydney Seniors
  • – AFL Sydney Harbour Juniors (currently on a scheduled winter break)
  • – AFL Western Sydney Juniors

There will be no Auskick in metropolitan Sydney.

AFL Sydney will update clubs on fixturing implications when more is known about the duration of the current Greater Sydney COVID-19 restrictions.

AFL NSW/ACT encourages all clubs and participants to familiarise themselves with how they are impacted by latest health advice and Public Health Orders. Updates can be found here.

Given the evolving situation, AFL NSW/ACT will continue to monitor communication issued by government and provide updates on matches and training when available.

We understand this is a difficult time for everyone and we thank our football community for your ongoing support and leadership.