Ainslie Thirds played in the AFL Canberra District Division 1 competition and finished in third position after the home and away with 8 wins and 6 losses.
The Third Grade team defeated Gungahlin in the First Semi-Final.
- Final score: Ainslie 9.14-68 def Gungahlin 5.9-39
- Goal kickers for Ainslie: D Jean 4, T Gardner 2, B Kaye 1, B Sutherland 1, T Treloar 1
In the Preliminary Final against ANU Ainslie were defeated by 5 points.
- Final score: Ainslie 6.10-46 def by ANU 7.9-51
- Goal kickers for Ainslie: D Loveder 2, D Jean 2, T Gardner 1, T Treloar 1
Players who played in the Thirds Preliminary Final were:
Jared Cox, Shaun Cox, Jack England, Justin Fromm, Robert Gallagher, Tom Gardner, David Hardy, Phil Henderson, David Jean, Mark Jillard, Bill Kaye, John Kaye, Leigh Kennedy, David Loveder, Joe Mann, Peter Ness, Paul Opray, Patrick Scanlon, Jake Smith, Brendan Sutherland, Toby Treloar, Justin Westcott
Others who played games in the Thirds were: Shane Apsey, Tim Chandler, Liam Early, A Gray, David Gudgeon, Paul Harders, C Hendry, Peter Khalil, Gavin Lambert, Mark Lush, Chris Nixon, D Orr, Mathew Richardson, Jonathon Rider, Nathan Rudder, Ben Smith, Matthew Strand, David Terrell, Anthony Watkins.
- Coach: Trevor Treloar
- Ass. Coach: Gavin Pound
- Manager: Shane Kershaw