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KEY FACTS

Official name
West Perth Football Club

Known as
West Perth

Nickname
Falcons

Nickname
Cardinals

Former name
Victorians FC

Former name date
1891-01-01

Formed
1885 (as Victorians FC)

Colours
Red and blue

Emblem
Falcon

Website
falconsfc.com.au

Current Affiliation
WAFL (WA) 1885-2014

Home Ground
Arena Joondalup

WAFL Premierships
1897, 1899, 1901, 1905, 1932, 1934-35, 1941, 1942, 1949, 1951, 1960, 1969, 1971, 1975, 1995, 1999, 2003, 2013 (19 total)

Senior Premierships
WA State Premierships - 1905; R.P. Rodriguez Shield: 1960, 1999, 2002

Most Games
371 - Mel Whinnen (1960-1977)

Most Goals
1197 - Ted Tyson (1930-1941, 1945)

League Top Goalkickers
W.Duffy (15) 1894; H.Loel (N/A) 1898, (50) 1899, (45) 1901 & (35) 1902; A.Daly (30) 1900; T.McNamara (32) 1903; E.Bellion (30) 1911; E.Flemming (50) 1925; F.Hopkins (79) 1930; E.Tyson (96) 1932 & (126) 1936; E.Brunton (94) 1942; W.Baker (91) 1945; R.Scott (141) 1951 & (83) 1955; R.Evans (97) 1963; P.Smith (84) 1973

Sandover Medalists
H.Boyd 1922; J.Gosnell 1924; J.Craig 1927; E.J.Flemming 1930; E.O'Keefe 1940; L.Bowen 1942; J.Loughridge 1946; F.Buttsworth 1951; B.Foley 1959; R.West 1992; N.Mildenhall 1993

Headquarters Postal Address
PO Box 11, Joondalup, WA, 6027

West Perth


 

"Under Farmer, West Perth in 1969 developed a fast, open, play-on brand of football similar in style to that produced by Geelong in the VFL, or Sturt in South Australia. The club’s training regime maximised physical fitness, endeavoured to habituate players to the sorts of psychological pressure and physical duress they could anticipate during matches, and inculcated in them the importance of making the best possible decision, from a range of alternatives, whenever they gained possession of the ball ... "

  • John Devaney is dazzled by the glittering history of West Perth, winner of 18 WAFL premierships

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2015 Season

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West Perth's 2015 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S R Opponent Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S Mgn Grd Date MR
1 A West Perth           vs South Fremantle             FRE Mar 21 (Sat, 2:05)  
2 H West Perth           vs Peel Thunder             AJO Mar 28 (Sat, 2:05)  
3 H West Perth           vs Perth             AJO Apr 4 (Sat, 2:05)  
4 A West Perth           vs Subiaco             LEE Apr 11 (Sat, 2:05)  
5 West Perth       Bye        
6 H West Perth           vs Swan Districts             AJO Apr 25 (Sat, 2:05)  
7 A West Perth           vs Claremont             CSH May 2 (Sat, 2:05)  
8 H West Perth           vs East Perth             AJO May 9 (Sat, 2:05)  
9 H West Perth           vs East Fremantle             AJO May 16 (Sat, 2:05)  
10 A West Perth           vs East Perth             LEE May 30 (Sat, 2:05)  
11 A West Perth           vs Peel Thunder             RUS Jun 6 (Sat, 2:05)  
12 West Perth       Bye        
13 H West Perth           vs South Fremantle             AJO Jun 20 (Sat, 2:05)  
14 H West Perth           vs Subiaco             AJO Jun 27 (Sat, 2:05)  
15 West Perth       Bye        
16 A West Perth           vs Perth             LAT Jul 11 (Sat, 2:05)  
17 A West Perth           vs Swan Districts             BAS Jul 18 (Sat, 2:05)  
18 H West Perth           vs Claremont             AJO Jul 25 (Sat, 2:05)  
19 A West Perth           vs East Perth             LEE Aug 1 (Sat, 2:05)  
20 A West Perth           vs East Fremantle             EFR Aug 8 (Sat, 2:05)  
21 H West Perth           vs Swan Districts             AJO Aug 15 (Sat, 2:05)  
22 A West Perth           vs South Fremantle             FRE Aug 22 (Sat, 2:05)  
23 H West Perth           vs Claremont             AJO Aug 29 (Sat, 2:05)