Again in 2016, the AFL Cairns All-Stars will host AFL Cairns Indigenous/South Pacific All Stars on Friday, 29th April 2016, 7pm at Cazalys Stadium. 2016 will be the 3rd installment of this Representative Fixture with the ledger currently sitting at 1-all.
Congratulations to the following players who have been selected!
Please see below selected squads:
Port Douglas: Alex Bendle, Peter Bury, Kye Chapple, Wesley Glass, Hayden Graham, Declan Kelly, Jesse Mawson, Dylan Wearmouth
Centrals TB: Kurt Bradshaw, Sam Conroy, Khyle Goodman, Jayden Holt, Nathan McKendrink, Max McLachlan, Aaron Robins, Stewart Williams
Cairns Saints: Tommy Bartlett, Rohan Couch, Dean Gavin, Zac Kelly, Alex Macqueen, Jack Philp, Marcus Philpot
South Cairns: Luke Anning, Joshua Barnett, James Dixon, Michael Douglas, Ryan Etherington, Zac Ewer, Tristan Keilar
Manunda Hawks: Corey Flint, Josh Gall, Cameron Gauci, Cameron Thyer, Boe Halter, Nathan Weiss
Cairns City Lions: Cameron Adam, Adam Gross, Thomas Keygan, Aaron McNab
North Cairns: James Fary, Tait Giffard
Indigenous/South Pacific All-Stars:
Centrals TB: Damien Roe, Gideon Simon
Cairns Saints: Joey Kura, Lewis Fauid, Timakoi Bowie
South Cairns: Damien Dewis, Billy English, Neal Teale, Jermaine Wardle, Glendon Woosup
Cairns City Lions: Dwayne Bosen, Greg Braico, Brandon Lovell, Marcus McGregor-Cassady, Tommy Mooka, Duncan Seden, Mitchell Taylor, Liam Woodcock-Nolan
North Cairns: Willie Alick, Derek Bowie, Leroy Enosa, Tyler Gorogo, Heath Molloy, Travis Thorne
Manunda Hawks: Willi Aisi, Bradwell Dick, Malcolm Lynch, Miles Keridun, Fred Saunders, Elia Ware, Dwayne Weetra. Kerry Williams
Pyramid Power: Fred Mundraby
This match will also aid selection for the NQ Representative team, who will take on SQ as a curtain raiser to the Round 17 AFL Toyota Premiership Match between Western Bulldogs vs. Gold Coast SUNS on Saturday, 16th July 2016 at Cazalys Stadium. Selectors will be in attendance at the match and we are confident Cairns will make up a large percentage of the team. NQ will be made up of players from AFL Cairns, AFL Townsville, AFL Mackay, AFL Mt Isa and AFL Capricornia.
Training for the All Stars v Indigenous/South Pacific match will be short and sharp as all players are already training regularly at their AFL Cairns Club. The training schedule will be:
Wednesday, 20th April 2016
Cairns All Stars @ Crathern Park; 6:00-7:30pm.
Indigenous/South Pacific All Stars @ Holloways Beach SC; 6:00-7:30pm.
Wednesday, 27th April 2016
Cairns All Stars @ Griffiths Park; 6:00-7:15pm.
Indigenous/South Pacific All Stars @ Watsons Oval; 6:00-7:15pm.
Following Wednesday, 27th April Training, there will be a dinner provided in Hawks Bar after training for player selections of both squads. All Players must attend.
If any player has any questions, contact AFL Cairns on (07) 4042 3000.