To represent the Gold Coast SUNS Academy you must live in the Academy’s designated zones.
See the map here - https://www.afl.com.au/draft/nga-clubacademies
These zones range from the following areas:
- Northern NSW (Evans Head to the Queensland Border)
- Gold Coast to Logan
- Gladstone to Cape York
- Darwin metropolitan
The initial selection process will be made on the below criteria:
- Representative performances i.e. Gold Coast U16 Regional, Queensland U16, U15 & U12 (School Boy Carnivals).
- Club performances in own age group or above
- Professional Attitude at Club, Academy and Representative level
- Commitment to Academy Values
- AFLQ/Club Recommendations