AFL National Inclusion Carnival


The National Inclusion Carnival is a week-long competition for footballers with an intellectual disability to compete for their State in a National Championships

The States competing in 2015 are South Australia, Victoria Metro, Victoria Country, New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania and Western Australia

Along with playing, teams will also get the opportunity to attend two AFL matches and have the opportunity to play McDonald’s AFL 9s on the hallowed turf of the MCG.  Players will also run clinics for school students throughout the week.


Wednesday 5th August – North Port Oval
North Port Oval, Williamstown Road, Port Melbourne  3207

  • 8.50am                 TAS v SA
  • 10.00am               QLD v NSWACT
  • 11.10am               VIC Metro v VIC Country
  • 12.40pm               SA v QLD
  • 1.50pm                 WA v TAS
  • 3.00pm                 NSWACT v VIC Metro
  • 4.10pm                 WA v VIC County

Thursday 6th August – Victoria Park
Victoria Park Complex Cnr Abbot & Lulie Streets, Abbotsford VIC, 3067

  • 8.50am                 VIC Metro v WA
  • 10.00am               VIC Country v NSW/ACT
  • 11.30am               QLD v WA
  • 12.40pm               VIC Metro v SA
  • 1.50pm                 TAS v NSW/ACT
  • 3.00pm                 VIC Country v SA
  • 4.10pm                 QLD v TAS

Friday 7th August – North Port Oval
North Port Oval, Williamstown Road, Port Melbourne  3207

  • 8.50am                 VIC Metro v TAS
  • 10.00am               WA v SA
  • 11.30am               TAS v VIC Country
  • 12.40pm               SA v NSW/ACT
  • 1.50pm                 VIC Metro v QLD
  • 3.00pm                 WA v NSW/ACT
  • 4.10pm                 QLD v VIC Country

Sunday 9th August – Punt Road Oval
Punt Rd Oval, East Melbourne VIC 3002

  • 7.45am                 FIDA Team v 7th
  • 8.55am                 6th v 5th
  • 10.05am               4th v 3rd
  • 11.15am               2nd v 1st 
Who can play:

Footballers selected in the team must be male, over 16 years of age and have an intellectual disability. Players must have completed the Ausrapid eligibility application process to classify their intellectual disability.

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