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KEY FACTS

State
WA

Official Name
West Australian Football League

Known as
West Australian Football League

Former Names
Westar Rules (WR) 1997-2000; Western Australia State Football League (WASFL) 1990; Western Australian National Football League (WANFL) 1932-1979; West Australian Football Association (WAFA) 1885-1907

Formed
1885

Period
1885-2014

Current Affiliations
West Perth (WA) 1885-2014; East Fremantle (WA) 1898-2014; Perth (WA) 1899-2014; South Fremantle (WA) 1900-2014; Subiaco (WA) 1901-2014; East Perth (WA) 1906-2014; Claremont (WA) 1926-2014; Swan Districts (WA) 1934-2014; Peel Thunder (WA) 1997-2014

Historical Affiliations
Fremantle (Original) (WA) 1885-1886; Rovers (WA) 1885-1899; Victorians (WA) 1885-1888; Fremantle (Unions) (WA) 1886-1899; WAFC (WA) 1887-1888; Metropolitans (WA) 1889-1890; Centrals (WA) 1891; East Perth (Original) (WA) 1891-1892; Imperials (WA) 1895-1897; North Fremantle (WA) 1901-1915; Midland Junction (WA) 1905-1910, 1914-1917

Grounds Used (Current)
Arena Joondalup; Bassendean Oval; East Fremantle Oval; Fremantle Oval; Lathlain Park; Leederville Oval; Rushton Park; Showgrounds

Grounds Used (Historical)
Albany; Anniversary Park; Broome; Bruce Rock; Bunbury; Busselton; Capricorn Oval; Carnarvon; Claremont Oval; Collie Recreation Ground; Corrigin Oval; Cunderdin Oval; Dampier Sports Club; Denmak; Dongara; Donnybrook; Esperance Oval; Esplanade; Exmouth; Fremantle Park; Frost Park; Geraldton; Gosnells Recreation Ground; Jubilee Park; Jurien Oval; Kalannie Town Oval; Kalgoorlie; Kambalda Oval; Karratha; Katanning; Kelmscott; Kununurra Oval; Manjimup Recreation Ground; Margaret River; Midland Junction Oval; Moora Reserve; Mt.Barker; Mukinbudin; Newdegate Showgrounds; Newman; North Fremantle Oval; North Hobart Oval; Perth Oval; Port Hedland; Rockingham; Shenton Park; Subiaco; Talanjee Oval; Toodyay Showgrounds; W.A.C.A; Wagin; Wanneroo Showgrounds; Wellington Square; Wickepin Oval; Wongan Hills

Western Australian National Football League (WANFL), 1972

 

 

The WAFL (West Australian Football League) is the premier League and governing body for Australian Football in Western Australia. Originally formed as the West Australian Football Association (WAFA) in 1885, the WAFL has undergone a variety of name changes since then, re-adopting its current name...

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1972 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 Claremont 21 18 3 0 2295 1815 126.45 72
2 East Perth 20 14 6 0 2261 1727 130.92 56
3 Perth 20 12 8 0 2038 1802 113.10 48
4 West Perth 21 9 12 0 1800 1839 97.88 36
5 East Fremantle 21 9 12 0 1967 2167 90.77 36
6 Subiaco 21 8 13 0 2052 2207 92.98 32
7 Swan Districts 21 7 14 0 1794 2257 79.49 28
8 South Fremantle 21 6 15 0 1949 2342 83.22 24
  H&A 83 83 83 0 16156 16156 100.00 332
  Finals 4 4 4 0 626 626 100.00 16
  Total 87 87 87 0 16782 16782 100.00 348

Western Australian National Football League (WANFL), 1972 (Round by Round)

Round 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 1SF | 2SF | PF | GF

Round 1[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Perth 5.3 13.8 16.16 23.26 164 Sat 1-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval10,431
Swan Districts 4.4 6.7 7.10 11.13 79 East Perth won by 85 points
Perth 2.2 5.7 8.10 11.14 80 Sat 1-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park11,160
Claremont 7.5 9.7 14.11 17.16 118 Claremont won by 38 points
South Fremantle 2.2 5.5 7.7 10.12 72 Mon 3-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval11,580
West Perth 4.2 4.5 9.9 11.11 77 West Perth won by 5 points
Subiaco 0.2 2.8 4.15 9.20 74 Mon 3-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco10,898
East Fremantle 6.2 8.3 15.5 17.9 111 East Fremantle won by 37 points

Round 2[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
West Perth 2.2 6.3 12.8 16.11 107 Sat 8-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval10,231
Subiaco 5.4 6.8 7.11 14.13 97 West Perth won by 10 points
Swan Districts 0.4 1.9 6.15 6.18 54 Sat 8-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval7,341
Perth 3.5 9.9 15.12 21.14 140 Perth won by 86 points
Claremont 2.5 5.12 7.17 12.22 94 Sat 8-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval14,466
East Perth 3.4 3.6 7.10 8.10 58 Claremont won by 36 points
East Fremantle 4.6 4.11 5.17 6.21 57 Sat 8-Apr-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval13,780
South Fremantle 0.2 3.2 4.3 10.10 70 South Fremantle won by 13 points

Round 3[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 3.1 8.3 12.6 15.11 101 Sat 15-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco9,456
South Fremantle 1.3 3.5 8.8 11.14 80 Subiaco won by 21 points
Perth 1.2 6.11 9.16 11.19 85 Sat 15-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park10,365
East Perth 6.1 9.3 10.6 17.13 115 East Perth won by 30 points
Claremont 8.7 11.8 17.11 20.13 133 Sat 15-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval7,141
Swan Districts 1.5 4.10 7.12 14.14 98 Claremont won by 35 points
West Perth 3.1 9.4 10.7 12.9 81 Sat 15-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval11,522
East Fremantle 3.1 6.4 9.10 13.21 99 East Fremantle won by 18 points

Round 4[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Swan Districts 3.2 6.6 7.7 12.11 83 Sat 22-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval7,492
West Perth 2.2 8.4 15.10 22.12 144 West Perth won by 61 points
South Fremantle 5.5 7.6 12.14 13.19 97 Sat 22-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval9,157
Perth 2.4 8.12 11.16 17.20 122 Perth won by 25 points
East Perth 4.4 9.8 15.12 19.15 129 Sat 22-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval10,432
Subiaco 2.2 6.3 12.6 15.9 99 East Perth won by 30 points
East Fremantle 3.3 5.3 8.7 11.10 76 Sat 22-Apr-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval13,223
Claremont 3.0 10.6 12.8 14.11 95 Claremont won by 19 points

Round 5[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 4.2 8.8 10.9 17.11 113 Sat 29-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco5,522
Swan Districts 6.8 10.11 16.13 19.18 132 Swan Districts won by 19 points
West Perth 3.5 6.7 9.10 11.13 79 Sat 29-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval15,185
East Perth 2.5 7.8 12.10 15.13 103 East Perth won by 24 points
Claremont 0.4 3.8 10.11 14.16 100 Sat 29-Apr-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval10,031
South Fremantle 4.4 6.9 11.12 13.14 92 Claremont won by 8 points
East Fremantle 4.1 10.9 12.14 13.16 94 Sat 29-Apr-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval9,080
Perth 1.2 4.3 6.9 13.12 90 East Fremantle won by 4 points

Round 6[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
South Fremantle 1.2 5.5 9.11 11.13 79 Sat 6-May-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval11,084
East Perth 8.7 11.10 12.13 15.20 110 East Perth won by 31 points
Perth 4.3 5.7 6.8 9.11 65 Sat 6-May-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park7,417
Subiaco 1.3 4.5 9.9 11.12 78 Subiaco won by 13 points
West Perth 5.1 9.4 10.6 14.14 98 Sat 6-May-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval14,491
Claremont 3.4 4.8 7.15 10.18 78 West Perth won by 20 points
Swan Districts 1.2 6.6 8.12 14.15 99 Sat 6-May-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval6,967
East Fremantle 6.6 8.10 16.13 20.17 137 East Fremantle won by 38 points

Round 7[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
South Fremantle 4.2 5.4 8.7 10.14 74 Sat 13-May-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval5,083
Swan Districts 0.3 2.9 3.11 8.11 59 South Fremantle won by 15 points
Perth 0.9 2.13 6.14 10.19 79 Sat 13-May-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park6,682
West Perth 2.1 3.6 6.7 6.7 43 Perth won by 36 points
Subiaco 5.7 9.12 13.18 14.19 103 Sat 13-May-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco7,507
Claremont 3.1 7.10 11.13 16.24 120 Claremont won by 17 points
East Perth 2.4 6.7 12.9 14.9 93 Sat 13-May-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval8,254
East Fremantle 6.6 9.11 13.14 16.19 115 East Fremantle won by 22 points

Round 8[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
West Perth 6.3 12.5 22.10 31.19 205 Sat 20-May-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval10,210
South Fremantle 2.2 4.2 9.6 11.10 76 West Perth won by 129 points
Swan Districts 3.2 8.4 9.8 14.13 97 Sat 20-May-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval7,352
East Perth 2.1 8.1 11.3 13.5 83 Swan Districts won by 14 points
Claremont 3.5 7.8 14.10 17.13 115 Sat 20-May-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval11,191
Perth 1.4 5.11 6.14 9.21 75 Claremont won by 40 points
East Fremantle 3.0 7.4 9.9 15.14 104 Sat 20-May-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval8,251
Subiaco 2.3 7.8 12.13 19.14 128 Subiaco won by 24 points

Round 9[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 1.5 2.6 5.10 6.12 48 Sat 27-May-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco11,143
West Perth 1.4 5.10 7.11 11.16 82 West Perth won by 34 points
Perth 3.1 7.9 10.11 19.14 128 Sat 27-May-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park8,582
Swan Districts 2.3 2.4 7.7 8.8 56 Perth won by 72 points
East Perth 2.3 11.5 16.12 23.18 156 Sat 27-May-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval14,739
Claremont 1.4 3.6 4.8 8.9 57 East Perth won by 99 points
South Fremantle 6.2 14.3 19.4 24.7 151 Sat 27-May-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval9,379
East Fremantle 2.2 5.4 11.7 14.10 94 South Fremantle won by 57 points

Round 10[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Swan Districts 4.3 8.4 11.7 14.8 92 Sat 3-Jun-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval7,984
Claremont 2.1 6.6 10.10 16.17 113 Claremont won by 21 points
East Fremantle 3.3 6.5 8.8 11.11 77 Sat 3-Jun-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval11,312
West Perth 0.4 3.6 6.9 10.9 69 East Fremantle won by 8 points
South Fremantle 4.3 12.8 18.10 20.10 130 Mon 5-Jun-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval11,761
Subiaco 3.5 9.9 11.10 16.18 114 South Fremantle won by 16 points
East Perth 5.6 8.7 12.12 17.15 117 Mon 5-Jun-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval14,666
Perth 5.2 10.7 14.8 15.13 103 East Perth won by 14 points

Round 11[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
West Perth 7.1 8.3 13.7 18.9 117 Sat 10-Jun-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval8,320
Swan Districts 2.1 7.2 10.5 16.7 103 West Perth won by 14 points
Perth 1.1 8.4 12.8 19.8 122 Sat 10-Jun-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park10,854
South Fremantle 2.7 6.12 9.15 11.17 83 Perth won by 39 points
Subiaco 2.2 4.5 9.9 14.12 96 Sat 10-Jun-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco8,288
East Perth 9.4 16.7 17.9 25.13 163 East Perth won by 67 points
Claremont 11.5 14.7 21.14 24.23 167 Sat 10-Jun-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval10,717
East Fremantle 3.4 8.8 8.12 12.18 90 Claremont won by 77 points

Round 12[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Swan Districts 3.4 7.5 10.8 14.14 98 Sat 1-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval3,224
Subiaco 7.3 9.7 11.11 12.17 89 Swan Districts won by 9 points
East Perth 3.3 6.9 11.10 15.15 105 Sat 1-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval8,206
West Perth 1.2 3.5 4.7 4.9 33 East Perth won by 72 points
South Fremantle 4.3 5.5 8.13 11.18 84 Sat 1-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval6,163
Claremont 5.2 9.6 9.7 16.14 110 Claremont won by 26 points
Perth 4.6 5.8 9.12 13.14 92 Sat 1-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park5,559
East Fremantle 1.1 4.8 9.8 11.10 76 Perth won by 16 points

Round 13[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Perth 5.1 12.4 15.10 19.16 130 Sat 8-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval5,860
South Fremantle 5.3 6.5 9.7 10.9 69 East Perth won by 61 points
Subiaco 5.5 5.11 8.13 11.14 80 Sat 8-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco4,720
Perth 2.3 7.6 11.11 18.17 125 Perth won by 45 points
Claremont 2.2 10.7 11.11 15.16 106 Sat 8-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval7,811
West Perth 4.2 4.3 8.3 8.8 56 Claremont won by 50 points
East Fremantle 2.1 4.4 6.7 9.10 64 Sat 8-Jul-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval4,785
Swan Districts 2.0 5.6 7.8 10.10 70 Swan Districts won by 6 points

Round 14[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Swan Districts 3.5 5.9 11.13 21.19 145 Sat 15-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval6,861
South Fremantle 3.9 5.11 8.15 12.16 88 Swan Districts won by 57 points
West Perth 5.4 6.7 10.10 12.12 84 Sat 15-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval10,318
Perth 5.2 10.2 14.10 16.11 107 Perth won by 23 points
Claremont 2.1 10.4 13.7 17.8 110 Sat 15-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval7,067
Subiaco 3.1 4.1 6.8 10.12 72 Claremont won by 38 points
East Fremantle 3.3 5.6 10.10 12.14 86 Sat 15-Jul-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval8,420
East Perth 4.2 8.8 12.13 17.18 120 East Perth won by 34 points

Round 15[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
South Fremantle 5.5 6.7 6.8 7.10 52 Sat 22-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval4,920
West Perth 1.1 4.2 8.6 12.6 78 West Perth won by 26 points
East Perth 2.0 9.3 13.4 15.8 98 Sat 22-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval9,564
Swan Districts 6.2 8.3 11.5 11.8 74 East Perth won by 24 points
Perth 3.2 9.11 11.16 16.20 116 Sat 22-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park11,411
Claremont 8.3 8.6 16.12 18.14 122 Claremont won by 6 points
Subiaco 6.2 12.6 13.10 17.15 117 Sat 22-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco4,349
East Fremantle 3.3 8.7 14.11 16.12 108 Subiaco won by 9 points

Round 16[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
West Perth 5.4 7.7 11.12 13.12 90 Sat 29-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval6,789
Subiaco 2.2 5.3 13.5 15.8 98 Subiaco won by 8 points
Swan Districts 1.1 6.7 9.9 12.17 89 Sat 29-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval8,187
Perth 3.6 10.10 14.15 16.15 111 Perth won by 22 points
Claremont 2.3 6.11 12.13 17.17 119 Sat 29-Jul-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval15,576
East Perth 1.3 5.6 8.9 10.13 73 Claremont won by 46 points
East Fremantle 5.4 16.6 17.13 22.17 149 Sat 29-Jul-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval6,823
South Fremantle 3.5 7.10 10.17 14.19 103 East Fremantle won by 46 points

Round 17[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 4.3 9.7 13.10 23.13 151 Sat 5-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco4,018
South Fremantle 4.1 8.2 12.6 12.9 81 Subiaco won by 70 points
Claremont 7.1 10.4 14.8 15.9 99 Sat 5-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval7,299
Swan Districts 0.2 4.4 5.4 6.9 45 Claremont won by 54 points
West Perth 3.4 4.8 6.10 9.14 68 Sat 5-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval8,736
East Fremantle 5.1 11.4 15.7 19.10 124 East Fremantle won by 56 points

Round 18[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Swan Districts 3.4 3.8 7.12 10.14 74 Sat 12-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval6,442
West Perth 2.3 4.7 6.8 8.12 60 Swan Districts won by 14 points
South Fremantle 3.5 6.12 9.14 14.27 111 Sat 12-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval4,723
Perth 6.5 10.6 15.8 19.10 124 Perth won by 13 points
East Perth 3.1 6.4 10.5 12.8 80 Sat 12-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval8,174
Subiaco 2.4 6.13 7.19 11.23 89 Subiaco won by 9 points
East Fremantle 4.4 7.7 9.11 12.12 84 Sat 12-Aug-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval11,018
Claremont 5.3 7.8 13.15 19.20 134 Claremont won by 50 points

Round 19[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 2.9 2.10 8.18 11.22 88 Sat 19-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco5,353
Swan Districts 0.2 5.11 5.14 7.20 62 Subiaco won by 26 points
West Perth 2.0 4.3 6.3 8.8 56 Sat 19-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval6,051
East Perth 4.2 7.2 13.8 16.8 104 East Perth won by 48 points
Claremont 2.7 6.10 14.19 16.23 119 Sat 19-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Claremont Oval5,345
South Fremantle 1.1 5.3 5.4 9.7 61 Claremont won by 58 points
East Fremantle 6.1 9.3 12.4 13.8 86 Sat 19-Aug-1972 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval6,167
Perth 3.6 7.12 7.13 10.16 76 East Fremantle won by 10 points

Round 20[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
South Fremantle 4.5 13.11 15.17 19.27 141 Sat 26-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval4,413
East Perth 4.5 6.8 14.9 16.10 106 South Fremantle won by 35 points
Perth 3.2 9.8 14.12 15.16 106 Sat 26-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park8,169
Subiaco 2.7 3.13 7.17 13.22 100 Perth won by 6 points
West Perth 3.5 5.7 9.9 13.11 89 Sat 26-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Leederville Oval7,420
Claremont 4.2 5.11 5.11 8.14 62 West Perth won by 27 points
Swan Districts 5.9 8.11 13.18 16.20 116 Sat 26-Aug-1972 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval5,413
East Fremantle 1.0 5.5 6.9 8.11 59 Swan Districts won by 57 points

Round 21[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
South Fremantle 3.3 9.8 16.12 23.17 155 Sat 2-Sep-1972 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval5,324
Swan Districts 2.1 5.3 9.6 10.9 69 South Fremantle won by 86 points
Perth 5.2 7.4 11.5 14.8 92 Sat 2-Sep-1972 12:00 pm Lathlain Park9,567
West Perth 4.3 7.4 11.4 13.6 84 Perth won by 8 points
Subiaco 1.4 5.9 9.12 17.15 117 Sat 2-Sep-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco8,334
Claremont 6.5 12.10 14.14 18.16 124 Claremont won by 7 points
East Perth 4.3 11.5 16.9 23.16 154 Sat 2-Sep-1972 12:00 pm Perth Oval8,873
East Fremantle 3.1 6.4 10.4 12.5 77 East Perth won by 77 points

1972 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 Claremont 21 18 3 0 2295 1815 126.45 72
2 East Perth 20 14 6 0 2261 1727 130.92 56
3 Perth 20 12 8 0 2038 1802 113.10 48
4 West Perth 21 9 12 0 1800 1839 97.88 36
5 East Fremantle 21 9 12 0 1967 2167 90.77 36
6 Subiaco 21 8 13 0 2052 2207 92.98 32
7 Swan Districts 21 7 14 0 1794 2257 79.49 28
8 South Fremantle 21 6 15 0 1949 2342 83.22 24
  H&A 83 83 83 0 16156 16156 100.00 332
  Finals 4 4 4 0 626 626 100.00 16
  Total 87 87 87 0 16782 16782 100.00 348

First Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Perth 0.1 5.8 6.11 12.18 90 Sat 9-Sep-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco23,057
West Perth 4.2 6.3 10.5 11.9 75 Perth won by 15 points

Second Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Claremont 5.0 7.0 11.2 11.3 69 Sat 16-Sep-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco24,119
East Perth 2.4 6.7 8.10 12.14 86 East Perth won by 17 points

Preliminary Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Perth 2.7 5.10 6.12 10.14 74 Sat 23-Sep-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco23,556
Claremont 4.3 7.5 10.8 15.15 105 Claremont won by 31 points

Grand Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Perth 1.3 5.8 8.12 9.17 71 Sat 30-Sep-1972 12:00 pm Subiaco46,055
Claremont 3.4 3.5 8.5 8.8 56 East Perth won by 15 points