Spotswood, Victoria

by

Three-quarter time and Spotswood, a powerhouse in Melbourne’s Western Region Football League, is comfortably ahead of Glen Orden. The Roy Picone Sports Pavilion at the Donald McLean Reserve (as opposed to, say, the… Continue reading

Victoria Park, Collingwood, Victoria

by

                      Photo copyright Tim Webster, courtesy of the City of Yarra The scoreboard at Victoria Park, the spiritual home of Collingwood Football Club, was pulled down on February 10 2011.  The former home… Continue reading

Gunbalanya, Northern Territory

by

Goal kicking practice at Gunbalanya, 320 kilometres east of Darwin. There are no scoreboard numbers visible to the right of frame but the all-important names of teams are leaning against the fence in… Continue reading

Kardinya, Western Australia

by

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

Trentham, Victoria

by

First year Trentham reserves player Daron Jacks took this photo at three-quarter time in the seniors match between Trentham and Campbells Creek . Rested and showered after a 128 point win in the… Continue reading

Northampton, Western Australia

by

Northampton plays in the Great Northern Football League in WA. The Rams produced current AFL player Josh Kennedy (West Coast) and recently departed Paul Hasleby (Fremantle) and Daniel Chick (Hawthorn/West Coast. Tarkyn Lockyer (Collingwood)… Continue reading

Anglesea, Victoria

by

Anglesea Football Club has two scoreboards. There’s a digital scoreboard on the Dave Harding wing and there’s a manual scoreboard up in the marvellously named Marg and Ted Norman Pavilion. The fans under… Continue reading

Torquay, Victoria

by

The small road sign at the Bells Beach turn-off simply said ‘Event’ but I wasn’t heading to the 50th Bells Beach Easter Classic, even if the waves were the best since Noah parted… Continue reading