Looking back…moving forward to 2017

The 2016 season was another great year for the Blue Mountains Kangaroos both on and off the field thanks to our players, coaches, families and a dedicated committee. The highlights for the year include: Increase in playing numbers by nearly 40 % on 2015 with nearly 190 players from Auskick through to under 17s. Increase…

Giants vs Swans Info

This Saturday: GWS Giants vs Sydney Swans Qualifying Final at ANZ Stadium will be the biggest AFL match played in Sydney and a historic event for AFL in NSW. It’s not something AFL fans will want to miss and being there in person will be epic. The GWS Giants Match Day Information page has a…

The Best and The Fairest

The AFL Regional Presentation Night was held last night and a very big CONGRATULATIONS goes to Hamish Lelliott for Winning the Kevin Sheedy Medal for Best & Fairest under 17’s player. Another achievement mention and CONGRATULATIONS goes to Scott Waddell, who was in top 5 for Under 15’s. Well done to these fine young men who…

Club Presentations

The BMKAFL club “Presentation Night” is being held differently this year to better cater for the ages (and bedtimes) of the players and try make the proceedings smoother, more fun and relevant for those attending. Auskick, 9’s & 10’s Presentation ## UPDATED ## 7/10/16 The Presentation of awards and trophies for the Auskick kids, under…

THP Lights are On

Last night the final adjustments were made to the installation of the new lights at Tom Hunter Park by BMCC Mark and the technicians. The Under 12’s training was beautifully illuminated by the marked improvement from the existing 50 to 100 lux. This sees the long awaited upgrade complete, and THP now has lighting of…

Season End & Semi-Finals

The competition season has ended for the year with the usual highs of accomplishment and lows of disappointment that is to be expected in any year of footy but overall 2016 has been a very positive and productive year for our players and the club. It’s not all over yet! The Under 11’s and Under…

bmkafl with Pride Game

It was beautiful to see the rainbow colours and the supportive inclusive atmosphere of clubs, players, fans and the AFL at the inaugural Pride Game. Thanks to everyone who supported the first ever #PrideGame. https://t.co/9U4zBIcrD7 — AFL (@AFL) August 14, 2016 Thanks and congratulations to the Sydney Swans and the St Kilda Saints for taking part in…

Support the National Women’s League

It’s absolutely fantastic for the development of AFL and very exciting for fans and spectators that the AFL National Women’s League kicks off in 2017. There are 8 teams in the Inaugural NWL Competition: Adelaide Brisbane Lions Carlton Collingwood Fremantle Greater Western Sydney Giants Melbourne Western Bulldogs Let’s all get behind and support the NWL and…

Trivia Night 2016 Success

This year’s Trivia Night was an unquestionable success and raised almost $4,000 for the club to purchase equipment and gear for your kids. Thank you to everyone that came and supported the club’s annual fundraising. It’s wonderful to have such a great supportive community for our club. To Dario Falchi A collective and heartfelt “THANK…

GWS Giants Ambassadors & Pie Night

A BIG THANK YOU A big Thank You to GWS Giants Josh Kelly and James Stewart for attending the Blue Mountains Kangaroos BBQ ‘pie’ Night. The kids were enthralled to have James and Josh going from team to team to meet the players, join in with some training drills, have a chat to the players,…

GWS Giant Rory Lobb’s Pie Night

UPDATE [9-Aug] Due to injury, Rory Lobb can’t make Wednesdays ‘QQB Pie Night’ – Rest up Rory! BUT we now have GWS Giant Josh kelly & Giant James Stewart visiting  Tom Hunter Park and joining in the night’s activities. YAY! Pie Night Training This year’s traditional (near) end of season “Pie Night” will be on Wednesday 10th…

New Hoodies for Trivia Night

These great new look Blue Mountains Kangaroos hoodies have arrived in time for Trivia Night.  At jut $40 each, you can get first dibs on them during the Trivia Night tomorrow at Springwood Sports Club. This is a first special batch – first in best dressed (literally).  Special thanks to Kate O’Grady for getting the…