FEARLESS 2021: The AFLW just keeps getting better

FEARLESS has his say on the AFLW competition and, true to his brand, he’s a BIG fan.

Almanac stalwart Yvette Wroby to ‘star’ on Fan Zone this Sunday

Exclusive to the Footy Almanac: Yvette Wroby takes her footy idiocy one step further with Channel 7’s Fan Zone on Sunday 23rd August at 3.35pm for Brisbane v St Kilda. Fan Zone, here she comes.

AFLW is over for 2019 – The ever-shifting universe and footy trajectories within it.

Yvette Wroby ponders a little about AFLW 2019 and is excited about the Saints entrance into the competition in 2020. Ready for the Southern Saints to resume in the VFLW, she is keeping an eye on her beloved boys in red, white and black too.

VFLW Grand Final – Hawthorn v Geelong: They’re a happy team at Hawthorn

History was made on Sunday afternoon at Etihad Stadium when Hawthorn defeated the Geelong Cats by 13-points to claim the club’s first ever flag in the VFLW competition.

VFLW: Southern Saints B&F showed great signs for the red, white and black.

Yvette Wroby attended the inaugural Southern Saints Best and Fairest at the beautiful new RSEA Park in Moorabbin and mingled with the stars of the future. Watch out for these names in the upcoming AFLW draft.

Round 20 – St Kilda v Western Bulldogs: It’s a long season when you suck

‘It’s a long season when you suck’ writes Yvette Wroby. Saints fans (and team it seems) are now longing for an end of season lie down with a nice cuppa. The Southern Saints were the highlight of the weekend.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood life – Round 20: The Year of the Pie

Despair not, Magpies! Cam Hooke still believes this could be The Year of the Magpie.

Round 19 GWS v St Kilda : Yet another footy odyssey with too many losses in a row but great people shine some light and warmth.

Yvette Wroby has a weekend of footy losses and at least some diversions. A weekend in Creswick was a good relief from football. There’s always next week.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: Round 15 – The Year of the Magpie

Cam Hooke delivers his upbeat weekly assessment of the Collingwood Universe after a win over their old rival.

Podcast: The Women’s Footy Almanac Pie Night 

What a night we had at the Fitzroy Victoria Bowls and Sporting Club last night for our Women’s Footy Pie Night! And it was all recorded for your listening pleasure – take a listen to the podcast if you missed it.

Tonight is Pie Night! All Welcome!

Join us tomorrow night for a traditional ‘Footy Pie Night’ at the Fitzroy Bowls Club as we come together to celebrate women’s footy as well as our passion for writing on it at the Almanac. Tickets only $20 and are available on the door.

Round 10 – Richmond v St Kilda Marvel: Land of superheroes and super villains.

Yvette Wroby takes herself to three games of footy last weekend, St Kilda v Richmond (loss), Southern Saints v Essendon (big win) and Sandringham Zebras v Werribee (big win). People and connections made this a wonderful weekend, and the new named partners of Docklands sent her report on a comic journey.

We are pleased to present the front cover of The Women’s Footy Almanac 2018!

Here it is – the front cover of The Women’s Footy Almanac 2018!
Pre-order your copy today!

An Open Letter to the AFLW Powers That Be

Yvette Wroby pens a passionate open letter to the powers that be in AFL head office to consider the players and fans of AFLW when making any changes to the game they love.

A Self-Introduction – Artist, Athlete, Canadian: Kendra Heil

From the canvas of footballer/artist Kendra Heil comes a story of personal growth out of adversity

How I accidentally fell in love with GWS

Deb Waterhouse-Watson had a bitter break-up with AFL footy a few years ago, but there’s something about the AFLW that’s bringing her back to the game.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: “Are you watching this?”

A late mail from Cam Hooke this week but here is the latest on all things Collingwood in AFLW, AFLX, AFL, VFL, VFLW, Magpies netball and Eddie.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: Can the AFLW and AFLX bring the Pies some success?

In the second instalment of Canberra-based Collingwood fan(atic) Cam Hooke’s email chain for 2018, he ponders the Pies chances in the upcoming AFLW Season, what impact AFLX will have and a few other Collingwood queries.

VFLW Grand Final: Diamond Creek v Darebin Falcons

From deep within the giant airport hangar/toilet block inspired architecture of Etihad, Jackie Lynch pondered and watched what might be the “Final Falcdown” in VFLW Grand Final between Darebin and Diamond Creek.

VFLW Preliminary Final Preview: Darebin Falcons v St. Kilda Sharks

Jackie Lynch previews the VFLW Prelim between perennial powerhouses Darebin and St Kilda. [And the best Van Halen reference we’ve seen here for a while – Ed.]