The School Sport Australia National Football Championships were held in Shepparton, Victoria, from the 25th to the 31st August 2018. New South Wales won both the Boys (16s) and Girls (18s) titles, each squad being undefeated.
The two Players of the Tournament also both came from NSW: Michael Ruhs and Molly Arens.
The All Australian teams were selected at the end of the tournament.
The 16’s Boys had 11 players selected in the squad of 18 players, and the 18s Girls had 10 players selected in their squad of 18.