Collingwood Park Australian Football Club

Collingwood Park Power Australian Football Club (nicknamed "The Power") is an Australian rules football club based in Redbank Plains. The club competes in the AFL Queensland and AFL Brisbane Juniors leagues.[1][2]

Collingwood Park Power
Names
Full nameCollingwood Park Australian Football Club
Nickname(s)Power
2019 season
Club details
Founded1987 (1987)
Colours              
CompetitionQFA
PresidentScott Willoughby
CoachMatthew Walsh
Ground(s)Moreton Avenue Redbank Plains QLD 4301
Uniforms
Home
Other information
Official websiteCollingwood Park

The Junior teams participate in the AFL Brisbane Juniors competition and caters for boys and girls up to Under 16's, including the Auskick program for skills development of our younger players.[3]

The Senior team (established in 2009) competes in the AFLQ: QFA Community Football competition[4]

Origins

Collingwood Park Power was established in the mid 1980s as the Moreton-Ipswich Gazelles JAFC Inc, and boasts a proud history of several finals appearances, grand finals wins and several local and state representative players.

During 1999, the club became formally known as registered under its new name Collingwood Park Power JAFC and gained permission to wear the Port Adelaide pre season Competition jumper.

In 2007 the club changed its name to Collingwood Park Power Australian Football Club. And in 2010 "The Power" had kicked off their inaugural senior's campaign.

The power take much pride in their new clubhouse facility built by the Ipswich City Council in 2013.

Life Members

There are currently five (5) life members of the club: Phil Grieger (dec.), Rex Watts, Bert Fahey, Phil Coombs, Kerryn Coombs.

Cited references

  1. "aflbj.com". aflbj.com. Retrieved 31 October 2016.
  2. "Home - AFL Queensland". Aflq.com.au. Retrieved 31 October 2016.
  3. "Collingwood Park Power JAFC - Collingwood Park JAFC - SportsTG". Sportingpulse.com. Retrieved 31 October 2016.
  4. Collingwood Park AFC website
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