The 2017 AFLW Season as the inaugural season of elite women's Australian Rules competition. The season featured 8 teams each associated with a current men's AFL team. The season commenced on Friday 3rd February and finished on the 25th March.
Overview[edit | edit source]
The inaugural season would involve each of the 8 teams playing each other once in a round robin style fixture. Carlton and Collingwood played in the first ever competitive game in the competition. Darwin, Canberra and Mandurah each played host to games as the secondary grounds for the respective clubs.
The format for the AFLW involved all 8 teams playing each other once in a round-robin style fixture. At the end of the round-robin the top tow teams would face off in the inauguaral AFLW final.
Final Ladder[edit | edit source]
|2||Adelaide Crows (Premiers)||7||5||2||0||157.3||20|
|8||Greater Western Sydney Giants||7||1||5||1||51.8||6|
Finals[edit | edit source]
Brisbane Lions 4.5 (29) vs Adelaide Crows 4.1 (35)