From its origins as the Victorian Football League to becoming a national competition in the 1980s, AFL is arguably the nation's most popular sport.
Hear the only known recording of AFL legend Haydn Bunton, 'the Bradman of football'.
Sixty years after the career of one of Australian Rules football's greatest players came to a sudden end, rare footage of Essendon champion John Coleman has been re-discovered, preserved and releas
Superbly captured in one uninterrupted shot under the direction of HSV7’s football broadcasting pioneer Alf Potter, 25-year-old Carlton full forward Alex Jesaulenko made a perfectly timed run and l
Second-half highlights from the VFL Grand Final between Collingwood and Carlton, 26 September 1970.
First-half highlights from the VFL Grand Final between Collingwood and Carlton, 26 September 1970.
Rare broadcast coverage released on the 50th anniversary of the AFL’s most famous grand final.
More than thirty years after the memorable 1970 VFL Grand Final, good friends Alex Jesaulenko and Mike Williamson join Bert Newton on the Good Morning Australia couch to recreate the speci
In July 2019 the NFSA hosted a screening of director Ian Darling’s documentary The Final Quarter, about the events that provoked heated public debate and the retirement of champion AFL pla
Director Ian Darling, ex-footballer Michael O’Loughlin, and AFL Inclusion and Social Policy Manager Tanya Hosch discuss the Adam Goodes documentary The Final Quarter and racism in sport with ABC's Fran Kelly