Head Coach

Darren Reeves

Darren Reeves

NT Thunder Coaching Debut: Rd 1 - 2019 vs Brisbane Lions Games as Head Coach: 15

Coach Bio

A highly regarded coach with a Level 3 AFL High-Performance certificate, Reeves was appointed to NT Thunder men’s head coach at the end of 2018. He comes to NT Thunder with over eight years of senior football coaching experience and in the most recent prior coaching role, he was the Senior Assistant/Reserves Coach at Central Districts Football Club in the SANFL.

From 2015 to 2017 he was Head Coach of the Centre of Excellence for the Central Districts Under 18s team which proceeded the 2015 premiership he won with the Nuriootpa Football Club in the Barossa & Gawler Football League.

Reeves was also the head coach of the Salisbury Football Club in the Adelaide Football League for three seasons.

Three Things

My nickname is: 


Favourite sport other than AFL:

Cricket and F1 motor racing

Best piece of advice my mother gave me:

To take your chances, you never know when the next might come!