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

  • Cardiff Hawks unveil Indigenous Round Jersey

    The Cardiff Hawks are pleased to release its inaugural Indigenous Jersey ahead of this Saturday’s Indigenous Round Event at Hillsbrough Oval.                             The Hawks Indigenous Jersey has been designed by local artist Tyler Smith. The jersey represents […]

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  • Round 6 Coaches Report – Cardiff vs Lake Macquarie

    1st Grade Coaches Report Back at the nest we took on Lake Macquarie in round 6. There was a lot on the line and not just the 4 points. Due to the women’s team having their first win and reserves having a win we needed to top the day off […]

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  • Coaches Report – Round 5 vs Kilarney Vale

    1st Grade Round 5 saw the Hawks head down the M1 to take on Killarney Vale on our quest to start the season 5-0. A decent crowd had formed by 2:00pm, although Adelaide Street Oval was not at full capacity partly because of the fact that crowd favourite, and Captain, […]

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  • Coaches Report – Round 4 vs Nelson Bay

    First Grade Coaches Report Our Round 4 encounter was against the always competitive Nelson Bay. Back at the Nest we always are hard to beat due to the lush green fields at Hillsborough Oval and the ability to play on this small ground. The ground is in the best nick […]

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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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Hillsborough Oval Percy St, Cardiff, NSW 2290