There were seven teams in the First Grade competition, Ainslie, Belconnen, Eastlake, Queanbeyan, Sydney Swans, Tuggeranong and the Wildcats.
Chris Rourke was appointed senior Coach. Chris had many years coaching experience through country Victoria and also in the AFL Sydney League.
Ainslie finished the home and away games in sixth place with 5 wins and13 losses. It was a difficult season for Ainslie with low player numbers and the loss of so many experienced players over 2005 and 2006.
Two Ainslie players were selected in the ACT Representative team, Billy Neely and Nick Paine. Billy Neely and Nick Paine were also selected in the AFL Canberra Team of the Year. Nick Paine was the Club’s leading goalkicker with 26 goals.
Ash Harris won the AFL Canberra Rising Star Award.
Nathan Greatz played his 100th First Grade game for Ainslie.
- Coach: Chris Rourke
- Assistant Coaches: Tim Chandler, Anthony Bourke
- Captain: Billy Neely
- Manager: Gary Paine