Australian Federal Football League
(AFFL)


The truly national football league that Australia has never had, starting at the time of Federation in 1901. A fictional competition inspired by the pyramid structure of European football/soccer leagues.
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First Division, 1933 Season
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First Division
(National)
Pos Chg Team Pts
+3NSWAshfield34
2nd-1VICAbbotsford29
3rd+5VICKew27
4th-2VICJolimont27
5th-2QLDWide Bay26
6th=NSWCentral & Western Districts25
7th-2VICSouth Yarra25
8th+5QLDCapricornia24
9th=VICMaribyrnong21
10thD2NSWGoulburn & Monaro20
11th-4VICBalaclava19
12th=VICGippsland16
13th-2NSWCrows Nest15
-4NSWBathurst 114
-1South-West Districts10
D2VICRoyal Park3

Legend:
Pos = Finishing Position ( = First Division Premiers, = Relegated to Second Division for next season), Chg = Position change from previous season, 1 = Relegated due to contraction of the First Division.

Second Division, 1933 Season
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Second Division
(South & West)
Pos Chg Team Pts
+9VICWimmera30
2nd+1VICCorangamite28
3rd+3VICDandenong24
4th+1VICNorthcote24
5th+8SAProspect23
6thD1Goldfields23
7th=TASDerwent21
8th+3TASMersey19
9th=VICCorio18
10th-6Fremantle17
11th-9TASHobart17
12thD3TASLaunceston14
13th+1SAYorke13
14th-2SAUnley13
-7SASouth-East Districts10

Second Division
(North & East)
Pos Chg Team Pts
+2NSWIllawarra29
2nd+5NSWHunter27
3rd+5NSWHastings-Clarence25
4th=NSWAlexandria24
5th+7NSWBotany23
6th-1NSWWoollahra21
7th-5NSWBarrier21
8th+1QLDDarling Downs20
9th+1NSWGlebe19
10th+3NSWSurry Hills18
11th=NSWRichmond-Tweed16
12th+2QLDNorthern Districts *13
13th-7NSWRozelle13
D1QLDMaranoa 212
D3NSWMarrickville11

Legend:
Pos = Finishing Position ( = Promoted to First Division for next season, = Relegated to Third Division for next season), Chg = Position change from previous season, * = Involved in a merger from next season, 2 = Relegated due to contraction of the First Division.

Third Division, 1933 Season
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Third Division
(South & West)
Pos Chg Team Pts
+1SAHindmarsh31
2nd+1Perth27
3rd+6VICWangaratta & Benalla26
4th+3VICMelbourne Ports26
5th-1VICBendigo24
6thD2VICWestern Districts22
7th+3TASNorth-West Districts19
8th=VICBallarat19
9th-3Wheatbelt18
10th-5NSWRiverina17
11th+1VICOakleigh16
12th-1NTTerritorians14
13th+2VICEchuca13
14th=SAAngas #9
15th-2SASpencer Ports7

Third Division
(North & East)
Pos Chg Team Pts
+3QLDWoolloongabba39
2nd=NSWNew England27
3rd+3NSWFive Dock26
4th+1QLDCarpentaria *24
5th-2QLDFortitude24
6thD2NSWParramatta22
7th+3NSWUpper Hunter #20
8th-1NSWRockdale20
9th=QLDMoreton19
10th-2NSWNewcastle19
11th+2NSWOrange16
12th+2NSWWarringah14
13th-1NSWAlbury & Wagga Wagga14
14th-3NSWGranville8
15th=QLDNundah5

Legend:
Pos = Finishing Position ( = Promoted to Second Division for next season), Chg = Position change from previous season, * = Involved in a merger from next season, # = Final season before folding.

League History, 1933 Season
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MOST SUCCESSFUL FIRST DIVISION TEAMS OF ALL TIME
VICAbbotsford 8
NSWAshfield 5
VICSouth Yarra 5
VICJolimont 5
VICKew 3
TASHobart 3
Fremantle 2
Perth 1
QLDWoolloongabba 1

Top Three Finishes
VICAbbotsford 16
NSWAshfield 14
VICKew 13
VICSouth Yarra 12
VICJolimont 10
TASHobart 6
Fremantle 5
Perth 5
VICRoyal Park 5
QLDWoolloongabba 4

Top Six Finishes
VICAbbotsford 27
NSWAshfield 25
VICJolimont 20
VICKew 19
VICSouth Yarra 18
TASHobart 14
VICRoyal Park 12
Fremantle 7
Perth 7
VICNorthcote 7

First Division Seasons
NSWAshfield 33
VICJolimont 33
VICAbbotsford 31
VICSouth Yarra 30
VICRoyal Park 26
VICKew 25
TASHobart 24
VICNorthcote 23
NSWGoulburn & Monaro 20
QLDFortitude 18

Legend:
Current season appearances in bold.
MOST RECENT DIVISION MOVEMENTS
First Division
(National)
Team Est D1 D2 D3
NSWAshfield51901**----
VICJolimont51901**----
VICAbbotsford81901**1903--
VICSouth Yarra51901**1905--
VICKew31901**1911--
VICMaribyrnong1906**19191911
South-West Districts1901**19241913
NSWCrows Nest1901**19241916
NSWBathurst1901**1922--
VICBalaclava1901**1927--
NSWCentral & Western Districts1901***19281906
QLDCapricornia1901**1929--
QLDWide Bay1901**19301912
VICGippsland1901**1931--
NSWGoulburn & Monaro1901***1932--
VICRoyal Park1901**1932--

Second Division
(South & West)
Team Est D1 D2 D3
Goldfields1901*1932**1914
VICDandenong19011931**1921
VICNorthcote19011929**--
TASHobart319011928**--
VICCorio19011926**1920
SASouth-East Districts19011925**1906
SAProspect19011924**--
Fremantle219011917**--
TASMersey1901--**1918
SAUnley1901--**1924
VICCorangamite1901--**1926
SAYorke1901--**1929
VICWimmera1901--**1930
TASDerwent1901--**1931
TASLaunceston1901--**1932

Second Division
(North & East)
Team Est D1 D2 D3
QLDMaranoa19011932**1905
NSWBarrier19011931**1917
NSWRozelle19011930**--
NSWBotany19011927**--
NSWWoollahra19011923**1910
NSWGlebe19011919**--
NSWIllawarra19011911**--
NSWAlexandria1906--**1909
NSWHastings-Clarence1901--**1919
NSWHunter1901--**1922
NSWRichmond-Tweed1901--**1923
NSWSurry Hills19011908**1926
QLDDarling Downs1901--**1930
QLDNorthern Districts1901--**1931
NSWMarrickville1922--**1932

Third Division
(South & West)
Team Est D1 D2 D3
VICWestern Districts1901--1932**
Perth1190119191930**
VICEchuca1901--1927**
NSWRiverina1901--1925**
VICMelbourne Ports190119021923**
SAAngas1901--1920**
VICBallarat190119051911**
VICBendigo1901--1910**
SAHindmarsh1901--1907**
VICWangaratta & Benalla1901*----**
Wheatbelt1913----**
TASNorth-West Districts1901----**
VICOakleigh1913----**
NTTerritorians1922----**
SASpencer Ports1901----**

Third Division
(North & East)
Team Est D1 D2 D3
NSWParramatta1901--1932**
QLDFortitude190119201931**
NSWNew England1901--1929**
QLDCarpentaria1901--1928**
NSWNewcastle190119181922**
NSWRockdale190119031919**
QLDWoolloongabba1190119091917**
NSWAlbury & Wagga Wagga1901*--1907**
NSWOrange1901--1906**
QLDMoreton1901--1905**
NSWFive Dock1922----**
NSWUpper Hunter1913----**
NSWWarringah1922----**
NSWGranville1906----**
QLDNundah1913----**

Inactive Teams
Team End D1 D2 D3
VICMaryborough & Castlemaine1912191119121905
VICGrampians1921----1921
NSWEden-Monaro1921----1921
NSWDubbo1921----1921
Coolgardie1912----1912
VICYarra Valley1912----1912
NSWDarling1912----1912
VICCastlemaine1905----1905
VICBenalla1905----1905
NSWWagga Wagga1905----1905

Legend:
= Number of First Division premierships, "Est" = Year established (* denotes a merger has subsequently taken place), "D1"/"D2"/"D3" = Most recent season last spent in each division (** denotes current division).