With the 2021 AFLW season only a matter of weeks away, the North Melbourne Tasmanian Kangaroos put on the royal blue and white stripes for team photo day.

There are always plenty of smiles and laughs on photo day, and this year was no exception.

Check out the best behind-the-scenes shots from the team photo, courtesy of AFL Photos.

After the team photo, it was time for the portraits, this year taken on Arden St Oval.

Check out the best portraits from the evening, thanks to Dylan Burns (AFL Photos).