Tasmania granted AFL team after lengthy fight

By Shayne Hope and Ethan James
Updated May 3 2023 - 5:32pm, first published 5:28pm
Gillon McLachlan has lauded the historic nature of Tasmania's impending AFL entry. (Loic Le Guilly/AAP PHOTOS)
Gillon McLachlan has lauded the historic nature of Tasmania's impending AFL entry. (Loic Le Guilly/AAP PHOTOS)

Tasmania has claimed its "rightful" place in the AFL after a battle for recognition spanning decades.

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