Tag Archive: Spotswood

Spotswood, Victoria 1937


This 1937 image is from the 2012¬† book ‘Recollections of Early Spotswood, The Spotswood Football Club & Donald McLean Reserve’ by Roy Picone. That’s Roy on the far left, aged 9. Roy played¬†… Continue reading

Hoppers Crossing, Victoria


Hoppers is Hoppers Crossing, the Warriors, a strong club in the Western Region Football League in Melbourne. Potswoo is a mythical football team apparently located quite near Spotswood, the Woodsmen, another strong club… Continue reading

Spotswood, Victoria


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