Category Archive: Western Australian scoreboards

Lake King, Western Australia

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Lake King is the home of the Lakes Football Club in the three-team Ravensthorpe and Districts Football Association in Western Australia. The other clubs are Ravensthorpe Tigers and the Southerners, from Hopetoun. The… Continue reading

Kardinya, Western Australia

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The Morris Buzacott Reserve in the leafy south-of-the-river Perth suburb of Kardinya is the home of the strong Western Australia Amateur Football League club Fremantle CBC. There’s been a subtle change in the… Continue reading

Sir Stewart Bovell Park, Busselton, Western Australia

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by LES EVERETT ***BUSSELTON ARE THE 2012 SOUTH WEST FOOTBALL LEAGUE PREMIERS*** Busselton and Collie drew the first attempt at the Grand Final and the Magpies won the replay 11.8 (74) to the… Continue reading

Newtown, Western Australia

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The late nineties were a sad time for the Newtown Football Club in the Esperance District Football Association. In fact the league team didn’t win a game in 1996, 1997 or 1998 so… Continue reading

Subiaco 1937, Western Australia

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Victoria beat Western Australia by eight points in this game at the 1937 national carnival in Perth. WA fans started getting a bit fractious about interstate games in the late 1960s and early… Continue reading

Burracoppin, Western Australia

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Photo and text by Les Everett   Burra, in Western Australia’s wheat belt, has an interesting connection to the AFL’s number one draft pick. In 1990 Geelong used the top pick to snare… Continue reading

Leederville, Western Australia

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From 1915 to 1993 Leederville Oval was the home of the West Perth Football Club. Under urging from the WAFC, the Falcons moved to the northern suburb of Joondalup in 1994. There was… Continue reading

Claremont, Western Australia

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This glance at the scoreboard at Claremont Oval by East Perth’s  Andrew Lovett told the sad story of a hundred point hammering. Claremont are pretty successful in WAFL. They lost the grand final… Continue reading