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 3

    Women This week the birds fly down the M1 to take on Terrigal Avoca on their home ground. We are trying to make our starts a real feature of our games and it’s starting to tell. We did start well, however, we just didn’t impact the scoreboard despite several inside […]

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  • Coaches Report – Round 2

    Womens This week was a special one for the Cardiff Hawks Football Club as we open our new home ground, The Pasterfield Sporting Complex. A change in timing meant that the Birds would be the first Cardiff Footy team to run out on to the new nest. The importance of […]

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  • Coaches Report – Round 1

    1st Grade The Hawks of 2019 opened our account with a character-building win first up against a Killarney Vale side that just wouldn’t go away. There was a good feeling pre-game with club legend Liam Gibson and stalwart Regan Bowe celebrating their 300th and 100th games respectively, followed by three […]

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  • Gibbo Joins The 300 Club

    Gibbo has completed his 24th preseason for the Hawks and on Saturday will run out for the milestone achievement of his 300th senior game. Gibbo now joins the group of only five other Hawks who have surpassed the triple century mark. Gibson joined the Hawks back in 1995 when then-school […]

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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