Antoinette Leads the Way for O'Neills in Oz

In 2014 O’Neills International Sports opened their first office in Australia. Antoinette Brophy is heading up the O’Neills operation Down Under, having emigrated from Kildare with her family in 2014.

There is a growing market for GAA gear with a record number of clubs and of course vibrant rugby union, league and Aussie Rules. The success of the Irish Cricket at the World Cup has been a boost. As O’Neills spreads its wings we caught up with Antoinette to discuss her life in Oz.

Irish Cricket Reception

Antoinette is busy at the minute moving into her new offices in the Hazelwood Park area of Adelaide and the week after the Irish cricket team is playing their last World Cup Group Stages match in the Adelaide Oval. O’Neills are hosting a reception for the team in advance of the game as a welcome to Adelaide. Antoinette explains:

“Members of the local Irish community plus members of the wider Australian sporting