Caroline Wilson

Caroline Wilson

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.


Rob Kerr to head Essendon's football department

Rob Kerr

Jake Niall and Caroline Wilson Essendon has appointed Rob Kerr to a senior football role as part of a new structure at the Bombers.

Carlton must act on Scotland


Caroline Wilson If Carlton hasn't learnt its lessons, the AFL must act.

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AFL needs to help men in trouble

Caroline Wilson Some players simply seem to be ill-suited to a lengthy holiday period.

The woman with footy's hardest job

Sue Clark

Caroline Wilson Sue Clark's aim is to help footballers become better and more rounded people.

Rendell a scapegoat


Caroline Wilson The Adelaide recruiter made public the sentiments of those at several clubs.