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Domestic Broadcast Partners


Seven Network

We just love the footy.

The Toyota AFL Finals Series, the Toyota AFL Grand Final exclusively, the Brownlow Medal and of course Toyota AFL Premiership Season Friday Night, Saturday Afternoon, Saturday Night and Sunday Afternoon Football are all on Seven in 2014.

Australia's favourite callers Bruce McAvaney, Dennis Cometti, Brian Taylor, Hamish McLachlan and Basil Zempilas return as do experts Leigh Matthews, Tim Watson, Luke Darcy, Tom Harley, Cameron Ling and Matthew Richardson.

Together they are some of the biggest names in football – and they'll all be at the home of football, Channel Seven.



In 2014, get closer to your team with FOXTEL's 24 hour AFL channel, FOX FOOTY. See every game, every round of the 2014 Toyota AFL Premiership Season LIVE in HD, with no ad breaks, siren to siren.

FOX FOOTY will also show every 2014 NAB Challenge match live; as well as exclusive coverage of the 2014 FOXTEL Cup, NAB AFL Under 18 Championships and key AFL events throughout the season.

Tune into FOX FOOTY's expert team for breaking news, unique analysis and predictions, discussions on the big issues, interviews with players and coaches and an inside look at your club, with an exclusive line up of premier programs.

FOX FOOTY is available to all FOXTEL sports subscribers and is included with all Sports Packages at no extra cost. FOXTEL is Australia's leading subscription television provider and is connected to over 2.3 million subscribing homes.







Catch all the action of the Toyota AFL Premiership Season, with live video, full match replays, live player positions and radio, weekly team announcements, live stats and scores, AFL news and access to the official AFL TV channel. Download the free AFL Live Official App onto any Australian iPhone, iPod, iPad or Android mobile and tablet over any cellular or WiFi network.*

*Available on compatible devices only. Subscription fees apply to access live video, full match replays and Data charges may apply when downloading the application.

IPTV, T-Box & Online
Smart replays of all 2014 Toyota AFL Premiership Season matches are available any time on your T-Box, connected IPTV or online throughout the year. If you missed a game, view it online at a time that suits you. Watch the entire match or skip through to your favourite highlight.

Those with a T-Box can also see one match live and free per round of the 2014 Toyota AFL Premiership Season (this is generally the Saturday twilight match).

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NewsCorp Australia

NewsCorp Australia is Australia's biggest media company and the official newspaper partner of the AFL.

The company's 13 metropolitan-based newspapers and websites around Australia keep up to six million readers informed, entertained and passionate about AFL around the clock, seven days a week.

NewsCorp Australia's key papers include the Herald Sun in Victoria, Daily Telegraph in New South Wales, Courier Mail in Queensland, Adelaide Advertiser in South Australia, Hobart Mercury in Tasmania, Sunday Times in Western Australia, NT News in Darwin and The Australian nationally. It also publishes popular commuter newspaper mX in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.

NewsCorp Australia's commitment also extends into the growing AFL markets of regional Queensland where the Gold Coast Bulletin, Cairns Post and Townsville Bulletin play a vital role in assisting to develop the game. The Daily Telegraph and NewsLocal community newspaper group is also promoting the game in western Sydney, as is the Geelong Advertiser in the western part of Victoria.

The company's reporting strength is demonstrated by the fact that is has 60 reporters and 20 photographers dedicated to covering our great game.

NewsCorp Australia also owns AFL broadcaster Fox Sports and is a 50 per cent owner of Foxtel.





Triple M

In 2014, Triple M Football leads the charge again with Australia’s most entertaining, informative and progressive live coverage of our greatest sport.

2014 also sees Triple M continue to increase its dominance as Australia's most widely heard AFL commercial radio broadcaster.

In addition to Triple M Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Adelaide, our multi award winning call is now also heard nationwide across the Southern Cross Austereo network throughout Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia and Tasmania.

Plus, every weekday, you can stay on top of all the footy stories that matter with the Hot Breakfast in the morning and the Rush Hour for your drive home.

For the 18th successive season, on air and online, Triple M Rocks Football.


In 2014, 3AW's got footy covered!

We will continue to deliver the most comprehensive coverage of our great Australian game.

We've recruited Geelong Cats premiership captain Cameron Ling, who is just one year out of the game, to bring modern day insights in a special commentary role. Combined with the established call team of Brian Taylor, Leigh Matthews, Tim Lane, Matthew Richardson, Dwayne Russell and Matthew Lloyd and pre-game programs with Caroline Wilson and Mike Sheehan putting the game's heavyweights into the firing line, 3AW Football is ready to launch into its biggest season yet.

With the most exciting calls, the latest breaking news plus experienced and informed views, 3AW is committed to being true to this great game we call AFL.

Your number one team in the game – 3AW is football.


ABC Grandstand gives you 100 per cent pure footy every weekend. Listen to Grandstand AFL for every kick, every mark and every goal, with expert opinions and analysis from radio’s best commentators and experts - all live and commercial free.

ABC Grandstand‘s is the only coverage which reaches all parts of the country and beyond through ABC Local Radio, ABC Grandstand on digital radio, ABC NewsRadio and into the Asia Pacific on Radio Australia.

Also check out ABC Grandstand‘s broad range of specialty AFL- related programs including the Sunday Inquisition at midday on Local Radio, hosted by Gerard Whateley, bringing you unrivalled analysis of AFL both on and off the field.

ABC Grandstand, footy coverage like no other.


1116 SEN

Born in January 2004, 1116 SEN is Australia's only 24/7 all sport radio station.

Boasting broadcasters and former champion sportsmen the ilk of Anthony Hudson, Kevin Bartlett, Tim Watson, Andrew Maher, Dermott Brereton, David Schwarz, Robert Walls, Cameron Mooney, David King, Scott Lucas, Terry Wallace, Daniel Harford, Mark McVeigh, Andrew Gaze and Mark Allen, the station is rightfully considered to be "Melbourne's Home of Sport".

Since 2007, 1116 SEN has called more AFL matches than any other radio station and with rights to more than 150 games in 2013, plus various AFL events, 1116 SEN will again be Melbourne's home of footy.



6PR is Perth's number one commercial AFL radio station, broadcasting over 100 games in season 2014 with every West Coast Eagles and Fremantle match live.

Our team of broadcasters features Karl Langdon, Brad Hardie, Graham "Smokey" Dawson, Adam Papalia, Glen Jakovich, Mark Readings, Peter Bell and Tim Gossage.

We're also Perth's only 24 hour live and local station – so when you listen to 882 6PR, you don't miss a thing!



FIVEaa is Adelaide's number one footy station and has been calling AFL games since the Adelaide Crows' inception in 1991. Our assembled football team is the biggest and best in Adelaide, featuring the most respected callers, experts and opinion makers in football.

FIVEaa provides Adelaide's most comprehensive coverage of football, broadcasting up to six live games every weekend.

We are the only footy station that broadcasts EVERY Adelaide Crows and Port Adelaide game live and passionate from wherever they play throughout the season.

The game happens on FIVEaa.



A wide-ranging and diverse content and news business, Crocmedia creates radio, television and online programs. It is headed by multi and major award winning journalist Craig Hutchison and focuses heavily on Australia's true passion – sports.

AFL Live is Crocmedia's customised football match radio call, which is syndicated across regional Australia. The AFL Live commentary team provides the perfect balance, with expertise and charisma combined with a strong regional affiliation. Some of footy's biggest names are proud to work for Crocmedia and broadcast the game in a way which informs, entertains and captivates the footy lover. There is traditional style football calling, as well as contemporary calling. There are both serious and light hearted opinions. And there's fun. The AFL Live team takes Australia's biggest sport into country pubs, sheds, cars, homes, sleepy towns and vibrant regional cities.

There's nothing like AFL Live!



For more than 80 years, K-ROCK (3GL) has broadcast the AFL/VFL throughout Geelong, Werribee and the Surf Coast, covering every Geelong Cats match, plus two further games each week.

In 2014, K-ROCK Football will cover the new NAB Challenge, all 22 Geelong Cats home and away games, 44 other Toyota AFL Premiership Season games and seven Toyota AFL Finals Series games, culminating with the Toyota AFL Grand Final.

Our call team comprises of commentators Anthony ‘Mitho’ Mithen, Ian ‘Cozer’ Cohen, Mark Doran and Tom King, along with special comments from current Geelong Cats Troy Selwood, Corey Enright and Daniel Menzel; former Cats Shannon Byrnes, Tim McGrath and Matthew Scarlett; and retired stars Russell Robertson and Leigh Brown. Inside Footy's Ben Casanelia, the Herald Sun's Scott Gullan and statistician Heath Buck complete our coverage.

While our traditional frequency of FM 95.5 can be heard in and around Geelong, fans of K-ROCK Football can also follow games at Etihad Stadium and the MCG on FM 88.0.



The National Indigenous Radio Service (NIRS) will enter its 17th year of AFL match coverage in 2014.

A minimum of three matches are covered each round and broadcast via a vast network of some 200 plus stations right across the country, including regional Queensland, Northern Territory, Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales. Metropolitan coverage is also possible via Brisbane, Darwin, Perth and Sydney. All games covered are all streamed live online and on mobile devices via

With a commitment to a high quality, entertaining broadcast, the NIRS is also a vehicle that provides opportunities for current and former Indigenous players to be involved in the media under the broad banner of AFL Indigenous Broadcasting. The NIRS AFL Broadcast is supported by the AFL, the Federal Government and Virgin Australia.