The Cardiff Hawks Australian Rules Football Club

The Hawks are one of the premier Newcastle AFL clubs in the Black Diamond AFL, with a celebrated 50 year history of playing finals and winning premierships.

We pride ourselves on being a family club with strong teams in all grades of both the Junior Newcastle AFL  and senior Black Diamond AFL Leagues.

Latest News

  • Coaches Report – Round 9 vs Gosford

    Round 9 presented itself with an unusual and ‘un-Australian’ game (as it took place on the long weekend) against Gosford, with a number of ‘big name’ players out for the weekend, Price, Ireland, and Nicholson. Nath labeled it as a danger game for the team. But having brought in ‘bigger […]

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  • Coaches Report – Round 8

    1st Grade vs Singleton Research has shown that footy is 73.94% more fun in the wet. And as the rain drizzled from the sky, the temperature dropped and clouds cast grey shadows over the field, all expat Victorians were at half-mast. Jack Lennon complained, (he’s a surfer by the way) […]

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  • Coaches Report – Round 7 – Indigenous Round

    1st Grade vs Maitland   Round 7 was Indigenous Round at The Nest with a massive turnout. We had a great Indigenous ceremony prior to the game and during halftime the Auskickers has a chance to showpiece their stuff in front of a packed crowd. This was a much anticipated […]

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  • Indigenous Round Wrap Up

    After months of planning our Inaugural Indigenous Round Event it all came together yesterday. On a beautiful sunny day at Hillsborough Oval the Hawks played host to Muswellbrook in Reserve Grade and Ladies games while the seniors battled the newly promoted to first grade, Maitland. Some of the highlights of […]

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Senior Hawks

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New Players

Looking to play AFL in Newcastle? The hawks are one of the premier BDAFL clubs and pride ourselves on our strong culture and family focus

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Senior News

Stay up to date with the latest news from the Senior Mens and Senior Womens teams. Don’t miss a thing!!!

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Womens Team

Womens AFL is one of the fastest growing sports in the country. Find out why and get to know the CAFC Hawketts.

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Training Times

Training times for all senior men’s and womens teams

Junior Hawks

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Junior News

Stay up to date with the latest news from the boys and girls junior Newcastle afl teams. Don’t miss a thing!!!

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Training & Rego

Training times and registration information for all junior boy's and girl's teams.

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Junior Girls

Womens AFL is one of the fastest growing sports in the country. Find out more about our junior girls teams

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Auskick is a great way for boys and girls to learn the skills of Australian Football. Through weekly coaching sessions with our passionate coaches, your child will learn the skills of the game and be part of a great team.

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Our Address

Hillsborough Oval Percy St, Cardiff, NSW 2290