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 The AFL's much-vaunted charter was a worthy exercise ultimately watered-down to appease football's extensive multi-layered competitions, the purists and the evolutionists – not to mention...
Caroline Wilson The AFL has played down a pre-game incident during round two in which Mick Malthouse confronted a senior umpire about a costly and contentious free kick he had awarded in 2013 against the Blues.
Caroline Wilson The first significant reshuffle of the Gillon McLachlan regime is set to take place within days, with AFL Victoria chief Grant Williams to move into a newly created senior role overseeing the state...
Caroline Wilson and Matt Murnane Brad Scott could be sanctioned for his quarter-time tirade aimed at GWS's James McDonald..
Caroline Wilson Prospect of trialling full-time umpires could fall victim to AFL's savage cost-cutting campaign.
Caroline Wilson The truth is that Andrew Demetriou needed a good announcement and he got one.
Caroline Wilson Sydney’s premiership coach has told AFL commissioners how the Swans won the 2012 flag – and of his fears for the game under proposed rule changes.
Caroline Wilson Tony Shaw's comments on racism in 1991 have haunted him down the years.
Caroline Wilson Five Essendon staffers, including James Hird's personal assistant, have admitted to the AFL and ASADA that they were treated last year by Stephen Dank with a variety of injections and oral...
Caroline Wilson It would be simplistic to say Paul Roos' opinions coloured by grudge against Andrew Demetriou.
Caroline Wilson Football and Australia lost their great Irish recruit Jim Stynes this week.
Caroline Wilson Long-time club trainer adamant cheating accusation not directed towards field umpires.