THE AFL National Coaching Conference attracts around 400 coaches from across Australia each year.

This year it will be held at Domain Stadium in Perth from 7pm Friday February 5 through to Sunday February 7.

Spend a great weekend hearing from experienced coaches and experts in the game and coaching. Be part of a unique opportunity to mix with other coaches from all levels of the game from around Australia and talk serious footy for two full days – share, debate, discuss and validate your ideas to improve your coaching effectiveness.


The AFL National Coaching Conference always attracts some of the best names in the game as participants and presenters including AFL Senior and Assistant Coaches.

West Coast Eagles Senior Coach Adam Simpson will deliver the Opening Keynote Address on Friday evening

Other key presenters include:

Stan Alves (AFL Coaching Ambassador)
Luke Ball (AFL Operations)
Nathan Burke (Nathan Burke Consulting)
Ric Charlesworth (High Performance Consultant)
Xavier Clarke (NT Thunder)
Michelle Cowan (Melbourne Women’s Coach 2014/15)
Mark Evans (AFL Football Operations)
Adrian Fletcher (AFL Queensland)
Adrian Hickmott (West Coast Eagles)
Kim Mercer (Fremantle)
David Parkin (AFL Coaching Ambassador)
Michael Prior (Fremantle)
Brady Rawlings (West Coast Eagles)
Stacey Rosman (West Coast Fever)
Brenton Sanderson (AFL Academies)
Craig Starcevich (AFL Queensland/Western Bulldogs Women)
Glenn Stewart (West Coast Eagles)
Peter Sumich (Fremantle)
Hugh van Cuylenberg (The Resilience Project)

Friday 5th to Sunday 7th February

Accredited Coaches
Whole Conference $360.00
Friday Only $95.00
Saturday Only $225.00
Sunday Only $170.00

Non-Accredited Coaches
Whole Conference $400.00
Friday Only $140.00
Saturday Only $260.00
Sunday Only $200.00

Registrations close the 2nd of February, 2016

Click here for further information including the 2016 program and accommodation details