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 Newcastle Junior AFL  and senior Black Diamond AFL League.

Latest News

  • Black Diamond AFL Grand Final Coaches’ Reports 2.9.2017

    MEN’S AFL – BLACK DIAMOND CUP REPORT Cardiff Hawks v Terrigal Avoca Panthers By Coach Nathan Harkness On an absolute beautiful day for footy, Grand Final day was played at No1 Sports ground. It was a huge day for the Hawks, 3rd grade won the reserves premiership over Killarney Vale and […]

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    MEN’S AFL – BLACK DIAMOND CUP REPORT Cardiff Hawks v Nelson Bay Marlins By Coach Nathan Harkness Preliminary final against Nelson Bay at No. 1 Sports Ground was a solid performance all round. After getting our pants pulled down last week against Terrigal Avoca in our Semi Final we were […]

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    2017 Annual Elliot Davey Medal Presentation Night Cardiff Hawks BDAFL Medal Winners Congratulations to Tom Yensch who was awarded the Elliott Davey Medal as the Best and Fairest player in the BDAFL competition. Tom polled 25 votes to edge out our captain Simon O’Brien who accumulated 19 votes in a […]

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  • Cardiff Hawks Black Diamond AFL Semi Finals – 19 and 20 August 2017

    MEN’S AFL – BLACK DIAMOND CUP REPORT Cardiff Hawks v Terrigal Avoca Panthers By Coach Nathan Harkness In our biggest game this year, we played Terrigal Avoca in the 2017 Black Diamond Cup first Semi Final at Dick Burwell Oval in Nelson Bay. The weather was cold and blowing an absolute gale. […]

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Senior Hawks

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New Players

Keen to join the Hawks and play Aussie Rules against the best in Newcastle and the Central Coast? Or looking to try Aussie Rules and see why it's the most popular game in Australia?

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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 Junior boys and girls 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