2006 AIHL season

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The 2006 AIHL season was the seventh season of the Australian Ice Hockey League, the fifth in which the Goodall Cup was awarded to the league champions.

The Melbourne Ice mathematically clinched their first ever V.I.P. Cup as minor premiers on 5 August with a 5-3 win over Central Coast on 5 August.

The Newcastle North Stars won their third AIHL championship in four years by defeating the Adelaide Avalanche 4-0 in the final on 3 September.

Regular season standings[edit]

Position Team GP W L T SOW SOL GF GA PTS
1 Melbourne Ice 28 21 5 0 0 2 109 72 65
2 Adelaide Avalanche 28 19 9 0 0 0 112 68 57
3 Western Sydney Ice Dogs 28 18 9 0 1 0 95 82 56
4 Newcastle North Stars 28 16 11 0 0 1 138 89 49
5 Sydney Bears 28 15 11 0 1 1 133 101 48
6 Brisbane Blue Tongues 28 10 17 0 1 0 117 114 32
7 Central Coast Rhinos 28 6 22 0 0 0 93 158 18
8 Canberra Knights 28 3 24 0 1 0 74 185 11

Playoffs[edit]

Semi-Finals[edit]

2 September

  • Newcastle 6 def. Melbourne 1
  • Adelaide 5 def. Western Sydney 2

Final[edit]

3 September

  • Newcastle 4 def. Adelaide 0

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