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Club Information

Known as
Port Adelaide (Magpies)

Nickname
Magpies

Abbreviation
PA

Former name
Port Adelaide

Former name date
1997-01-01

Formed
1870

Colours
Black and white

Emblem
Magpies

Website
www.portmagpies.com.au

Current Affiliation
SANFL (SA) 1877-2014

Historical Affiliations
SAFA 1877-1906; SAFL 1907-1926

SANFL Premierships
1884, 1890, 1897, 1903, 1906, 1910, 1913-14, 1921, 1928, 1936-37, 1939, 1951, 1954-55-56-57-58-59, 1962-63, 1965, 1977, 1979-80-81, 1988-89-90, 1992, 1994-95-96,1998 & 1999 (36 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia: 1890, 1910, 1913-14 (4 total); Stanley H. Lewis Memorial Trophy: 1962-3-4, 1970, 1977, 1979-80, 1988-9, 1992, 1994, 1999 (12 total); SANFL Night/Knock-out/Pre-season Series: 1961, 1973, 1989 (3 total)

Most Games
392 - Russell Ebert (1968-78; 1980-85)

Most Goals
1044 - Tim Evans (1975–86)

League Top Goalkickers
J.Litchfield (13) 1883; R.Roy (22) 1884; C.Fry (32) 1889; J.McKenzie (32) 1890; J.Tomkins (27) 1897; J.Mathieson (30) 1905, (42) 1906 & (33) 1908; J.Quinn (32) 1907; F.Hansen (46) 1910, (41) 1911, (37) 1912 & (39) 1913; J.Dunn (33) 1914; L.Lackman (25) 1919; L.Dayman (86) 1929; A.McLean (80) 1947; R.Johns (70) 1956, (55) 1958, (69) 1960, (76) 1962 & (54) 1963; W.Dittmar (74) 1959 & (69) 1960; E.Freeman (81) 1966; T.Evans (87) 1977, (90) 1978, (146) 1980, (98) 1981, (125) 1982 & (127) 1984; S.Hodges (153) 1990, (129) 1994 & (117) 1996; M.Tylor (97) 1992 & (90) 1993 (36 total)

Magarey Medalists
S.Malin (1899); J.Mack (1907); S.Hosking (1910, 1915); J.Ashley (1914); C.Adams (1921); P.Bampton (1925); B.Quinn (1938, 1945); D.Boyd (1956); G.Motley (1964); T.Obst (1967); R.Ebert (1971, 1974, 1976, 1980); P.Woite (1975); G.Anderson (1986); S.Hodges (1990); N.Buckley (1992); T.Brown and R.O'Connor (tied) (2001); B.Ebert (2003); J.Clayton (2005)

Headquarters Postal Address
P.O. Box 2095, Port Adelaide, South Australia 5015

Port Adelaide (Magpies)


Club Biography

"On Saturday 29 March 1997, six months after defeating Central District in the 1996 SANFL grand final, Port Adelaide embarked on its 116th season of senior football in the state’s premier competition with a seven-point win over Sturt. To all external appearances, it was business as usual - except that, underneath the facade of normality, everything had changed. No longer was the team that took to the field in the trademark black-and-white prison bar guernseys the primary manifestation of a club that could trace its origins all the way back to 13 May 1870 ... The club’s primary manifestation was now playing on a bigger stage, and that very afternoon, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground ..."

John Devaney on the split which resulted in Port Adelaide teams being fielded in both the SANFL and AFL

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1912 Season

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Port Adelaide's 1912 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S R Opponent Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S Mgn Grd Date MR
1 Port Adelaide       Bye        
2 H Port Adelaide 3.5 6.11 9.14 11.17 83 WON Sturt 0.2 0.7 2.9 4.9 33 50 ADO May 11 (Sat, 12:00) Report
3 A Port Adelaide 2.1 8.6 11.10 14.13 97 WON North Adelaide 2.4 2.7 3.7 5.7 37 60 ADO May 18 (Sat, 12:00) Report
4 A Port Adelaide 1.3 5.11 6.13 10.21 81 WON Norwood 2.6 2.6 4.8 4.9 33 48 NOR May 25 (Sat, 12:00) Report
5 A Port Adelaide 3.7 4.9 6.14 10.15 75 WON West Adelaide 2.1 4.2 5.4 6.6 42 33 ADO Jun 3 (Mon, 12:00) Report
6 A Port Adelaide 1.2 2.6 6.7 9.9 63 WON South Adelaide 0.4 1.5 2.7 4.10 34 29 ADO Jun 8 (Sat, 12:00) Report
7 H Port Adelaide 0.1 4.2 9.5 11.5 71 WON West Torrens 1.0 1.1 1.2 4.3 27 44 ALB Jun 15 (Sat, 12:00) Report
8 H Port Adelaide 2.5 5.7 10.8 12.13 85 WON Sturt 2.3 3.6 5.7 5.10 40 45 ALB Jun 24 (Mon, 12:00) Report
9 H Port Adelaide 7.2 7.2 7.6 8.7 55 WON Norwood 1.2 4.4 4.6 5.10 40 15 ALB Jun 29 (Sat, 12:00) Report
10 Port Adelaide       Bye        
11 H Port Adelaide 2.3 5.7 5.10 6.10 46 WON South Adelaide 2.4 2.4 4.6 4.6 30 16 ALB Jul 27 (Sat, 12:00) Report
12 H Port Adelaide 2.0 5.0 8.2 11.2 68 WON West Adelaide 1.4 2.6 5.8 6.9 45 23 ALB Aug 3 (Sat, 12:00) Report
13 H Port Adelaide 3.3 4.6 4.8 8.11 59 WON North Adelaide 0.2 1.4 2.7 3.8 26 33 ALB Aug 17 (Sat, 12:00) Report
14 A Port Adelaide 3.4 6.10 8.14 11.19 85 WON West Torrens 1.2 2.3 5.5 5.6 36 49 HIN Aug 24 (Sat, 12:00) Report
1SF H Port Adelaide 3.5 5.9 7.15 9.16 70 WON West Torrens 1.2 2.3 2.3 4.5 29 41 ADO Sep 7 (Sat, 12:00) Report
PF A Port Adelaide 3.2 5.6 5.6 6.10 46 LOST West Adelaide 1.0 2.2 9.6 9.9 63 -17 ADO Oct 21 (Mon, 12:00) Report
GF A Port Adelaide 2.1 2.1 4.2 5.2 32 LOST West Adelaide 0.1 3.2 5.4 6.10 46 -14 ADO Oct 28 (Mon, 12:00) Report