The Sydney University Australian Football Club, run entirely by its members, is the oldest Australian Rules Club in NSW and the fourth oldest in Australia. In 2012, SUANFC joined the North East Australian Football League (NEAFL) - the AFL's second-tier competition in Australia - attracting elite level footballers to both the club and Sydney University. The men's club has four teams competing in the Sydney Football Association, providing opportunities for both elite players and beginners. The women's club is continuing to grow with two teams competing in the Sydney Women's AFL competition. SUANFC caters to the very skilled, fit and experienced footballer to those new to the game. The club enters a team in the Australian University Games.