Tag Archive: VFA

Grand Final scoreboards (part 1)

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Welcome to the first of our series about Grand Final scoreboards. This week we feature Grand Finals from 1977 (the Victorian Football League, now the AFL), 1986 (Western Australian Football League), 1990 (the… Continue reading

Coburg City Oval, Victoria

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Coburg City Oval hosted the grand finals of the Victorian Women’s Football League on Saturday 27 August 2011. Both the reserves and seniors were between the Darebin Falcons (who won the reserves by… Continue reading

Northcote, Victoria

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Photo by Jeff Lawton, who notes: “The scoreboard at Westgarth Street is the Arthur J Spain scoreboard, named after a former Northcote councillor and Northcote Cricket Club committee man. The fact that Northcote… Continue reading

Junction Oval, St Kilda, Victoria

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Ross Dodd is a busy man. Ensconced inside the two-storey Ralph H Smith Scoreboard at Junction Oval he puts up the scores of the amateurs game being played below, the scores of the… Continue reading

Port Melbourne, Victoria

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Peter Vesty is not sentimental about the old Port Melbourne scoreboard. “I’d like to blow it up or burn it down,” he says, in-between hanging up numbers for a reserves match between Port… Continue reading

Oakleigh, Victoria

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                                             Photo by Jeff Lawton The Oakleigh football ground is part of Warrawee Park, in Melbourne’s southern suburbs.  Oakleigh  Football Club was formed in 1891 and joined the Victorian Football Association in 1929,… Continue reading