Questions and Answers about Australian football or “Aussie rules football”
This is a basic introduction to the sport. You will find answers to some common questions. This won’t make you an expert but it should get you started.
If you don't find the answer here, we have some additional resources:
- Video intros to Aussie rules: http://www.afana.com/footyexplained (a great complement to this page):
- List of “footy” terms: http://www.afana.com/wikis/faq/footy_faq_footy_words_you_need_know-161
- Coffee table guide to footy: http://www.afana.com/aflguide (print this out and keep it as a ready reference for yourself and friends)
- Our more in depth guide to facts about footy: http://www.afana.com/af_faq (when you want more detailed info on the sport)
- The AFL rule book: http://www.afana.com/afl_laws (useful only as a reference, not an easy way to learn the game)