Northern Areas Football Association

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The Northern Areas Football Association is an Australian rules football competition based in the Mid North region of South Australia, Australia. It is an affiliated member of the South Australian National Football League.

In 2007 Orroroo Football Club were premiers, defeating Broughton-Mundoora Football Club.[1]

Current clubs[edit]

Jumper Club Nickname Years in comp NAFA premierships Premiership years[1]
Booleroo Centre/Melrose/Wilmington (BMW) Lions 1991-
(Merger of Booleroo Centre and Melrose-Wilmington)
2 2001, 2005
Broughton-Mundoora Eagles 1984- 7 1985-86, 1993, 1996–97, 2000, 2006
North Adelaide Roosters Jumper.svg
Crystal Brook Roosters 1909- 18 1910-11, 1923, 1939, 1945, 1951, 1954, 1960, 1962-63-64, 1967, 1971, 1975, 1980–81, 1992, 2008, 2011–12
Jamestown-Peterborough Magpies 2003-
(Merger of Jamestown-Appila and Peterborough)
3 2003-04, 2014
Orroroo Kangaroos 1909-?, 1972- 11 1976-77-78, 1982, 1987, 1994–95, 1998–99, 2002, 2007
Southern Flinders Tigers 2002-
(Merger of Laura-Wirrabara and Gladstone-Combine)
3 2009-10, 2013

In 2008, Crystal Brook were Premiers after a 16 year premiership drought, winning the Grand Final at Crystal Brook defeating Southern Flinders.

Brief history[edit]

The Northern Areas FA was formed in 1909 with founding clubs including Crystal Brook, Gladstone, Jamestown, Orroroo and Laura.

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