In 2003, local Aussie Rules convert Nick Evans debuted for the famous All Blacks rugby union side against England. Since 2004, there have been talks of a New Zealand Australian Football League franchise or club relocation as a possible expansion plan for the league.
All travellers who have been in either Australia or New Zealand for 14 days can travel by air between Australia and New Zealand quarantine-free, without the need to apply for a travel exemption. This includes travellers who have spent all 14 days in either safe travel zone country, or people who have travelled between the two countries and are returning within the 14-day period.
The New Zealand national Australian rules football team, is the national team for the sport of Australian rules football in New Zealand. The team is selected from the best New Zealand born and developed players, primarily from the clubs of the AFL New Zealand. New Zealand-born players in the Australian Football League are not considered for selection. The team mainly plays only for the purposes of the Australian Football International Cup, and won the tournament in 2005.
All travellers from Australia to New Zealand must go through managed isolation and quarantine. You can return to New Zealand if you: are a New Zealand citizen. are a New Zealand permanent resident or resident visa holder.
Australian rules football is a sport played in New Zealand rapidly gaining popularity. AFL New Zealand co-ordinate the national team, who have competed in the Australian Football International Cup and crowned international champions in 2005. Since 2012 the national side has played against the National Australian Under 17 team (NAB AFL Academy).
Well, 1903 is a significant year for Australian Rules Football in New Zealand. In that year, New Zealand Association of Australian Football was formed for the first time. Originally, the league had only four clubs – Woolston, Sydenham, City Wanderers and Imperial. However in 1904, the number of leagues started to rise.
New Zealand Government travel advice. The New Zealand Government advises everyone in New Zealand “do not travel to Australia”, unless you usually live in Australia and you are returning home. If you need to travel to Australia, check the requirements you must meet with the Australian Government.
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