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V Swans partner with Roebourne Community to deliver the Winter season of Senior Basketball.

Monday, 18th August 2014

V Swans partner with Roebourne Community to deliver the Winter season of Senior Basketball.

V Swans in partnership with Department of Sport and Recreation and keen local community members have successfully set up and are delivering the 2014 Roebourne Basketball League’s Winter season.  With a staggering 8 senior men’s and 6 women’s teams competing each Tuesday ...

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Wickham Wolves Too Strong West Pilbara Junior Grand Final

Tuesday, 1st October 2013

Wickham Wolves Too Strong West Pilbara Junior Grand Final

Wickham Junior Football Club hosted the WPJFA grand finals last Friday on a beautiful Pilbara night which saw the Wickham year 8/9s and the Roebourne 17’s both win back to back flags. The night kicked off with the year 8/9 competitions final game between the Karratha Kats and ...

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Magpies Take Third 17?s Premiership in 4 years

Tuesday, 1st October 2013

Magpies Take Third 17?s Premiership in 4 years

Wickham Wolves Junior Football Club turned it all on last Friday night for the Grand Finals of the West Pilbara Junior Football Association, even organising a red moon to rise up over the ground and turn spectacular shades of orange before resting high and bright in the night sky. S...

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Roebourne Girls Only Boxing

Monday, 16th September 2013

Roebourne Girls Only Boxing

The V Swans Girls Only Boxing program is well underway in Roebourne. In collaboration with Roebourne District High School and Peak Fitness, high school aged girls undertake a weekly boxing and fitness program in the local hall. The program encourages commitment, leadershi...

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Pilbara Players representing WA NW in AFL National Under 16's Champs

Thursday, 18th July 2013

Pilbara Players representing WA NW in AFL National Under 16's Champs

The NAB AFL National 16s Championships were held during the first week of the school holidays at Blacktown International Sports Park in Sydney's West and featured seven Pilbara players all representing their state for the first time. Western Australia North West, a team comprise...

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Athletics WA extend the SoR talented footballers

Tuesday, 2nd July 2013

Athletics WA extend the SoR talented footballers

Athletics WA recently made time in their busy schedule to ‘speed’ up our local footballers with V Swans High Performance Academy members Andrew Woods, Ben Roach, Campbell Garratt, Brodie Brown and Matt Lorne took the opportunity to add some ‘cream’ to their footy skills...

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Karratha All Girls Auskick Centre wraps up its second year

Tuesday, 2nd July 2013

Karratha All Girls Auskick Centre wraps up its second year

The Karratha All Girls Auskick completed its second year as Megan O’Mara and Angela Doyle lent their hands to sharing their knowledge gained from a lifetime of involvement in sport. Doyle who works for the V Swans Program in Roebourne has represented Australia in 3 sports incl...

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New Horizons Participants Contribute to Community

Tuesday, 2nd July 2013

New Horizons Participants Contribute to Community

Participants in the New Horizons Program at the Roebourne Regional Prison have added to their education and playing workload by giving their time to help local footy. “It’s great fun being able to give to the community and be involved in something that keep kids active a...

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Indoor footy on debut at Leisureplex

Saturday, 29th June 2013

Indoor footy on debut at Leisureplex

Mixed indoor footy debuted for the first time in the North West thanks to the invite from the Shire of Roebourne to participate in the grand opening of the Leisureplex on the weekend of June 28-30 2013. Based on AFL 9’s and the V Swans ‘Modified Numbers Social Footy&rsqu...

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Young Mapgies Flying High

Tuesday, 18th June 2013

Young Mapgies Flying High

The Roebourne Magpies Year 6/7 team has just completed its first round of games. 2013 has seen a return to the West Pilbara Junior Football League for the young Magpies who did not enter a team in 2012. Each week the team has delivered strong performances and have been le...

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All Girls Auskick a Winner!

Tuesday, 18th June 2013

All Girls Auskick a Winner!

The Karratha All Girls Auskick heads into its final weeks and will culminate with a visit from Nic Naitanui at the opening weekend of the Leisureplex. Over 20 future stars have participated in this year's program, learning all the skills of AFL players. This year'...

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Roebourne Touch Takes Off

Tuesday, 18th June 2013

Roebourne Touch Takes Off

The new Roebourne Touch team has started its season with a win in its first game in the Wickham competition last week. The team snuck home 9-8 with some attacking touch being played.  13 year old Brodie Tahi Tahi dominated with 4 touchdowns and was supported well by ...

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Kicking Goals For Roebourne

Wednesday, 17th April 2013

Kicking Goals For Roebourne

Roebourne Regional Prison sportsmen are gaining life skills and qualifications while competing in a regular community football fixture for the first time, starting this Saturday 19 April. Through a combined sport and life skills program called New Horizons, selected minimum-security...

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Wolves Open The Season With Pre Season Crown

Thursday, 28th March 2013

Wolves Open The Season With Pre Season Crown

Last saturday night saw the Falcons Football Club host the North Pilbara Football League's annual preseason carnival at the Bulgara playing fields. Defending champs, the Karratha Kats, looked to be the team to beat with ever present threats Port Hedland Rovers a worry for all co...

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Auskick is Back in Karratha in 2013

Thursday, 7th March 2013

Auskick is Back in Karratha in 2013

Auskick Karratha, the AFL’s key introductory program for primary school-aged boys and girls and their families is back bigger and better for 2013. Through a weekly coaching program the children will learn the skills of the game through appropriately modified activities and rules. They ca...

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Urgent Notice : West Pilbara Junior Football Association Inc.

Wednesday, 27th February 2013

The AGM of the West Pilbara Football Association Inc. was held on the 18th Feb. The WPJFA Inc. is the governing body for junior football in our region. The committee oversees this not for profit community association’’ and consists of an entirely voluntary group to manage t...

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Johnson and Broad to add muscle to WPJFA Committee

Thursday, 21st February 2013

Johnson and Broad to add muscle to WPJFA Committee

The 2013 West Pilbara Junior Football Association gains some handy recruits to the committee this season with two tireless administrators coming on board to steer the competition into its next phase of development in Clint Johnson and Sharon Broad.   Following Shane Harris...

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Mixed AFL Summer 9's Inaugrial Season

Friday, 26th October 2012

Mixed AFL Summer 9's Inaugrial Season

The Pilbara AFL Women and Pilbara AFL Masters have combined with the V Swans to run the inaugural mixed AFL 9’s program from Tuesday November 6 through to Tuesday December 6 2012. AFL 9’s has run successfully as a standalone competition for Masters ...

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Pilbara Swans Star in North West Championships

Wednesday, 24th October 2012

Pilbara Swans Star in North West Championships

The Last week of the October school holidays saw Broome host the annual North West Championships with Australian Football teams from the Gascoyne, Pilbara and Kimberley competing against each other in a round robin format. The Championships round off the V Swan...

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Pilbara talent heading for Broome

Thursday, 27th September 2012

Pilbara talent heading for Broome

Last weekend talented footballers from all over the Pilbara participated in the final two day training camp and trial matches ahead of selections for two teams to compete under the Pilbara and V Swans banner in Broome on October 12 and 13 2012.   The training camp was the ...

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Metro

Based in Bassendean
and covering North to
Bullsbrook, South to
Forrestfield, East
to Wooroloo

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Hedland

Based in Port Hedland,
and covering, Finucane
Island, Mundabullagana,
Shellborough, South
Hedland and Wedgefield

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Roebourne

Based in Karratha and
covering the towns of
Roebourne, Dampier, Pt
Samson. Cossack and
Wickham

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Ashburton

Based in Onslow and
covering Pannawonica,
Paraburdoo and Tom
Price

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East Pilbara

Based in Newman and
covering Bamboo,
Goldworthy, Jigalong,
Marble Bar, Nullagine,
Shay Gap and Telfer

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Events

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the Pilbara

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