Caroline Wilson has been chief football writer for The Age since 1999. She was the first woman to cover Australian Rules football on a full-time basis and the first woman to win the AFL's gold media award. She has won the AFL Players Association's football writer of the year (1999) and the AFL Media Association's most outstanding football writer and most outstanding feature writer (2000, 2003, 2005). She also won a Melbourne Press Club Quill Award in 2003.
Caroline Wilson AFL's current longest-serving club chairman announces his time at Sydney will come to a close after more than 21 years.
Caroline Wilson Watching Richard Colless in the middle of the MCG after the final siren had sounded on last season there seemed to be a sense of detachment surrounding the Sydney chairman despite the fact his...
Caroline Wilson and Michael Gleeson AFL chief Andrew Demetriou urged former Essendon boss Peter Jackson to step in and run an uncompromised review of the crisis-ridden Melbourne Football Club.
Jon Pierik and Caroline Wilson In-season mini-draft, ban on top clubs poaching free agents and possible sale of AFL logo on front of player jumpers options discussed in bid to ease gap between AFL's rich and poor.
Caroline Wilson A bold plan to promote indigenous football talent will see an all-Aboriginal side play in the TAC Victorian under-18 competition this year.
Caroline Wilson The AFL's final farewell comes from the chairman Mike Fitzpatrick on grand final day.
Caroline Wilson Most premierships are foregone conclusions by the time living minutes become dying seconds in the twilight of grand final day. Many are anti-climactic and usually the short-priced favourite gets up.
Caroline Wilson Richard Colless has not let a struggle with depression stop him from being at the helm of Sydney.
Caroline Wilson West Australian and South Australian clubs losing patience in battle to field stand-alone teams.
Caroline Wilson Mike Fitzpatrick's revelation that he would find life as a 2012 AFL footballer 'dull' has raised the eyebrows of the Players Association but reinforced its push to create a more rounded existence for...
Caroline Wilson Richmond's uneasy relationship with its VFL partner Coburg is at breaking point with the Tigers becoming increasingly alarmed at the flow-on effect of the aligned club's perilous financial position.
Caroline Wilson The Jesse Stringer case has put the issue of player penalties in the spotlight once again.
Caroline Wilson Competition under fire from Victorian clubs and struggling for relevance on Fox Footy.
Caroline Wilson Out-of-contract young gun could jump the queue ahead of Travis Cloke.
Caroline Wilson Brett Ratten will be coaching for his AFL future against Collingwood on Friday night.
Caroline Wilson North Melbourne board to undergo something of a shake-up tomorrow night.
Caroline Wilson Coach sensibly decides to publicly address suspension of club's poster boy.
Caroline Wilson Majak Daw one of nine employed by AFL under new, expanded multicultural program.
Caroline Wilson Once on the AFL coaching merry-go-round it's not desirable - or easy - to get off.
Caroline Wilson Melbourne attempted to force a ''gap year'' on all Demon first-year players this season.