The VFL competition started in 1897, and in 1990 it became the AFL.
The AFL and NFL merged before the start of the 1970 season.
well if you mean "what year did vfl stop and afl start?" then the answers is 1990 and collingwood won the first afl premiership in 1990
March 26 Is The Start Of The AFL Season
ITS AFL NOT EFL, IDIOT
1970 (they started in 1960 in the AFL)
They where founded in 1994 and joined 1 year after in 1995
This link is the story of the start of AFL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mb7HIJLkVLs
AFL started in Melbourne on May 14, 1859.
Dayne Beams Started AFl in 2009