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

  • Round 18 Coaches’ Report – Hawks vs Warners Bay / Port Stephens

    1st Grade       Reserve Grade This week saw us play our last ever game at The Nest as we took on local rivals Warners Bay. A hot day for us was always going to be a tester for our fitness and discipline. With 14 Toms in the side, […]

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  • Ryno Reaches Milstone On Special Club Day 

    This Saturday club great Mick Ryan will run out for his 200th senior match for Cardiff AFC. What perfect timing to bring up the milestone than in front of the Hawks Old Boys as the club celebrates the annual Old Boys Day and the 1998 Premiership Anniversary.   Ryno first […]

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  • Cardiff appeal to AFL NSW/ACT

    TO HAWKS MEMBERS AND SUPPORTERS Subsequent to recent inaccurate social media postings and press articles your committee thought it necessary to outline the facts of the recent AFL appeal. The AFL NSW/ACT Appeals Board decided to uphold the appeal in part. The appeal was not dismissed as has been reported. […]

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  • Round 15 vs Singleton – Coaches’ Report

    1st Grade As the dust settled after reserve grade delivered another smashing to the Roster’s twos we prepared for our Round 15 battle against a depleted Singleton.   We started off with our leader Simon O’Brien kicking the first goal of the game in the first few seconds and you […]

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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