North Queensland cut initial squad to 27 Players

North Queensland cut initial squad to 27 Players

North Queensland have narrowed their Player selection pool from the original 44-man Squad to 27 Players. Players have been selected from Cairns, Capricornia, Mackay and Townsville leagues.


Please be advised of NQ 27-Man Squad below:


AFL Cairns

  • Dwayne Bosen (Cairns City Lions)
  • Aaron Mcnab (Cairns City Lions)
  • Mitch Taylor (Cairns City Lions)
  • Timakoi Bowie (Cairns Saints)
  • Kieran Daley (Cairns Saints)
  • Dean Gavin (Cairns Saints)
  • Jack Philp (Cairns Saints)
  • Zac Kelly (Cairns Saints)
  • Sam Conroy (Centrals TB)
  • Max McLachlan (Centrals TB)
  • Jermaine Wardle (South Cairns)
  • Corey Flint (Manunda Hawks)
  • Cameron Gauci (Manunda Hawks)
  • Peter Bury (Port Douglas)
  • Kye Chapple (Port Douglas)
  • Wes Glass (Port Douglas)
  • Hayden Graham (Port Douglas)
  • Jonathon Hobbs (Port Douglas)
  • Declan Kelly (Port Douglas)
  • Jesse Mawson (Port Douglas)
  • Dylan Wearmouth (Port Douglas)

AFL Townville

  • Joel Newman (Thuringowa Bulldogs)
  • Blake Cooper (University QLD)
  • Sam Tonkes (Hermit Park)

AFL Mackay

  • Matthew West (Eastern Swans)

AFL Capricornia

  • Thomas Cossens (Yeppoon Swans)
  • Matt Wallin (Yeppoon Swans)

The Final 23-Man team will be announced on Tuesday, 12th July 2016, following scheduled fixtures across all leagues this weekend.

The North Queensland vs. South Queensland representative match will be played as a curtain raiser to the Western Bulldogs vs. Gold Coast SUNS match at Cazalys Stadium on Saturday, 16th July 2016.

Game information:

Gates Open at 4:00pm

NQ vs. SQ to Start at 4:20pm

AFL Premiership Match between Western Bulldogs vs. Gold Coast SUNS to start at 7:25pm