About the Program

  • The AFL TSP will combine the development of young AFL players’ talents with an outstanding education. We aim to provide a six year program of support that enables participants to access the best coaching, resources, competitions, technical development and learning in a multicultural environment that reflects the game.
  • The new partnership with the QBE Sydney Swans Academy will provide Technical Training, Strength and Conditioning, Match analysis and Expertise.
  • In essence, it’s a school-based program in which we provide support and resources.


  • Support in the classroom and understanding the pressures on talented athletes
  • The curriculum will be designed to assist students in sporting pursuits but recognises and ensures support for a well-rounded education
  • A flexible timetable that maximises schooling and their football within the rules of the Department of Education and Communities
  • Sport time and PE time devoted to AFL
  • Some senior students have in lieu of timetable due to morning sessions
  • TSP mentors that offer individual attention to our students in AFL and in the classroom
  • Provide expert training for students through QBE Sydney Swans Academy
  • A safe and invigorating environment for all students
  • ESHS promotes a school culture where staff work collaboratively with students to achieve their personal best academically, on the sporting field & in the community, through quality learning programs, respectful relationships & commitment.

What we offer in the Program

  • Excellent Weights Gym and indoor Facilities
  • Links and communication between clubs and strengthening support of AFL within the Sutherland Shire
  • Video analysis of games and sessions
  • Morning Training sessions
  • In school curriculum time technical sessions Highly qualified coaches who are committed to the AFL Curriculum and directions for the development of players in ALF.

Sydney East Representatives 

  • Angelo Zanis
  • Harrison Parker

State Representatives 

  • Harrison Parker


$700 per annum.