AFL is just as popular in the Territory as it is throughout Australia and the Territory has a strong football following with a number of teams actively playing in competition.

Visit AFLNT for more information about clubs and contacts for football in the NT.

The City of Palmerston is home to the Magpies Football Club at the Asbuild Sporting Complex, which is beside the CDU campus.

The complex includes two newly upgraded ovals, match quality lighting at the main oval, a new grandstand for 610 spectators, change rooms and amenities, interchange benches, coaches' boxes and scoreboard, extensive car parking and security fencing.