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Walking in Woosha’s Footsteps?

Question: What is 65% Oxygen, 18.5% Carbon, 9.5% Hydrogen, 3.2% Nitrogen, 1.5% Calcium, 1.0% Phosphorous, 1.3% other minor elements yet 100% Hawk? You don’t need a medical degree to work it out – just go and ask CAFC’s new centre half back Marcus De Leur – he’s studying Medicine at […]

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Hawks Coaches’ Reports Round 3 – 22.04.2017

BLACK DIAMOND CUP REPORT By Coach Nathan Harkness On an absolutely magnificent day we headed out to play Warners Bay on their new state of the art deck. With Chad Mayo, Jack Lennon, Toby Machart, Clint James, Cam Jones returning to 1st grade and Lauchlan Carey playing his first game of AFL football […]

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Hawks Coaches’ Reports Round 2 – 8.04.2017

BLACK DIAMOND CUP REPORT By Coach Nathan Harkness   Round 2 was against Nelson Bay and due to Hillsborough Oval’s unplayable surface the game was transferred to Nelson Bay.  This made the already tough task even harder as Nelson Bay has a reputation of being a stronger side on their own […]

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Introduction: Tom Yensch

  Tom Yensch is a 195cm ruckman who joined the Hawks in 2017 from the Lavington Panthers. Tom was born in Albury and started his footy career in the Panthers Auskick program before moving into juniors in the under 13 side. “There was plenty of running in my first junior […]

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Hawks Coach Reports Round 1 – 1.04.2017

BLACK DIAMOND CUP REPORT What a great start to the season for the seniors with a massive win against the reigning premiers Newcastle City last Saturday by four points. The new look side filled with 11 recruited or returning players took a little while to blow off some cobwebs and switch on to […]

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Are you ready for Round 1?

FROM THE COMMITTEE It’s game time, our months of pre season is behind us and we are ready to give it our all for the 2017 season. As a club we are excited to host round one at our cosy Hillsborough Oval, a ground that we as a footy club will […]

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2017 is right around the corner!

Well 2017 is right on our doorstep now. We have been given a blessing in disguise by Newcastle City Council forcing us off Newcastles No.1 Sports Ground and onto our juniors home ground at Hillsborough Oval for 2017. We see this as a fantastic opportunity to bring our Junior and […]

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CARDIFF HAWKS 2017 PRE-SEASON EVENTS

The 2017 season is nearing closer and closer! To celebrate as well as prepare for what’s to come, the club has organised a number of events for players, members and friends & family.   Our Launch evening is for players and their families to get an insight to our exciting […]

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PRE-SEASON HAS BEGUN

– Tuesday 6pm at Hillsborough Oval, Percy Street – Friday 6pm at Up N Adam Performance Centre, 1/984 Hunter st, Newcastle West NEW PLAYERS WELCOME Contact CAFC Football Manager Shane Jones on 0400638200 for any info. Meet new coach Nathan Harkness from Geelong