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Buckley Making the Most of It

After falling back in love with football and getting a taste of the big-time, Zone Selection Jack Buckley is ready to make the most of his opportunity writes Emma Quayle.

12:10pm  Jan 23, 2018

Future GIANTS Get Taste of AFL

Three GIANTS Academy players have spent the past two weeks at the WestConnex Centre training alongside some of the AFL’s leading players.

5:12pm  Jan 22, 2018

Bright Start for GIANTS in AFLW Practice Match

The GIANTS have begun their final preparations for the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s competition in the best possible fashion with a comprehensive 50-point win over the Brisbane Lions in a practice match on Saturday morning.

1:31pm  Jan 20, 2018

Player Profiles

Josh Kelly

Josh Kelly

Recruited from:
East Brighton (Vic)/Sandringham U18

Canberra is a city steeped in Australian football history and has produced some of the great names of the game such as Alex Jesaulenko and James Hird, who were named in the ACT/Southern NSW Team of the Century.

The GIANTS have established a genuine, long-term AFL club presence in Canberra through their partnership with the ACT Government. The GIANTS play four games a year at UNSW Canberra Oval, including three AFL Premiership matches every season.

The home of the Australian story has a diverse calendar of events offering something for everyone. Canberra is constantly entertaining with international blockbuster exhibitions, world-class sporting events, fun and diverse festivals, fascinating historical exhibitions as well as enticing gourmet food and wine events.

There's so much to see and do in the nation's capital with events, festivals and wonderful family friendly facilities.

Transport and Accommodation

For assistance with choosing and booking Canberra accommodation, call the Canberra and Region Visitors Centre on 1300 554 114 or book accommodation online.

Packages including flights and accommodation are also available through AFL Travel, powered by Virgin Australia.

Find all the information on what to do or to plan your trip to your nation's capital