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By October 15, 2021No Comments3 min read

Ethan Johnston trades Melbourne’s Peninsula for Noosa Sunshine

Young Gun Ethan Johnston has joined close mate Myles Poholke signing with the Noosa Tigers for season 2022. Ethan one of the best young players in powerful MPNFL was extremely excited about joining his new club moving from Dromana FC up to Sunny Noosa. Ethan has has a huge amount of success at such a young age playing a huge part in Dromana’s back to premiership in 2018/2019 and hopes he can have the same impact for Noosa AFC in 2022. Ethan is a player we have spoken to over a number of seasons now but with close mate Myles signing it was the catalyst to Ethan making the move North.

Ethan answered a few questions for our supporters

Name: Ethan Johnston

Age: 22

Position: HFF/Midfield

Noosa AFC: Welcome to the Noosa Football Club, what made you decide to play for us in 2022?

Ethan: Change of scenery was something I’ve always thought about, so I jumped at the chance to join Noosa. It’s a different challenge & being a close mate of Myles it was a good opportunity to play together.

Noosa AFC: What would be your best position?

Ethan: HFF/Midfield

Noosa AFC: What club have you come from?

Ethan: Dromana (MPFNL)

Noosa AFC: What do you do for work?

Ethan: Landscaper

Noosa AFC: Do you have any other hobbies away from Footy?

Ethan: I love my Golf

Noosa AFC: Career Highlights?


  • 2018/2019 back-to-back Premiers at Dromana in the MPNFL
  • MPNFL Interleague Representative
  • 2018 MPNFL Team of the Year

Noosa AFC: What AFL club do you support, who is you favourite former player & current AFL footballer?

Ethan: Richmond, Richo & I love to watch The Bont

Noosa AFC: What do you want to achieve at Noosa AFC both personally & as a team in 2022


Personally – Enjoy being out of my comfort zone, embrace being apart of a new club and Id love to become more of a leader

Team – After winning a couple of flags early in my career, winning really drives me and id love to be apart of another Flag at Noosa

Noosa AFC: Ethan, having so much success at such a young age is very exciting for us to be able to secure you at our club. We have made a real emphasis on targeting young players to build around aver the next  5-10 years and you really fit that mold. We have no doubt you’ll fit right in with our playing group and have a huge impact on and off the field at Noosa. We cant wait for you to arrive and start your Noosa Journey.

Please stay posted to our social media as we have some exciting player announcements coming soon.