The role of AFI Caribbean is to grow and develop Australian Football in the region, with a focus on junior development. Our outcomes in each country include:
Participation – introducing the sport to encourage participation at the grassroots level, with a focus on Footy 9s and community development.
Education – coaching the coaches and teaching the teachers. Our accreditation courses will give sports teachers and coaches the necessary skills and knowledge to be able to teach the game to their students.
Employment – creating opportunities to fund a full-time Regional Manager to grow and develop the game in the Caribbean.
National Team – giving the best players in each country the opportunity to compete against other countries in the region.
Community – building and enhancing people to people links between the Caribbean and Australia.