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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

Westar Rules (WR), 1997

 

 

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1997 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 South Fremantle 20 14 5 1 2144 1549 138.41 58
2 East Fremantle 20 13 7 0 2042 1611 126.75 52
3 Perth 20 13 7 0 1936 1593 121.53 52
4 East Perth 20 12 7 1 1912 1585 120.63 50
5 Swan Districts 20 11 9 0 2113 1870 112.99 44
6 West Perth 20 11 9 0 1801 1694 106.32 44
7 Subiaco 20 9 11 0 1852 1912 96.86 36
8 Claremont 20 5 15 0 1567 1805 86.81 20
9 Peel Thunder 20 1 19 0 1120 2868 39.05 4
  H&A 90 89 89 1 16487 16487 100.00 360
  Finals 4 4 4 0 661 661 100.00 16
  Total 94 93 93 1 17148 17148 100.00 376

Westar Rules (WR), 1997 (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 | 22 | 23 | 1SF | 2SF | PF | GF

Round 1[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Perth 0.3 0.3 1.3 2.5 17 Sat 29-Mar-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park1,317
Swan Districts 2.1 6.4 6.7 11.9 75 Swan Districts won by 58 points
Peel Thunder 5.2 6.3 6.4 8.4 52 Sun 30-Mar-1997 12:00 pm Rushton Park5,781
South Fremantle 4.1 12.4 19.8 25.10 160 South Fremantle won by 108 points
Claremont 3.0 6.2 10.4 11.7 73 Mon 31-Mar-1997 12:00 pm Claremont Oval2,686
East Perth 4.4 8.6 11.13 11.18 84 East Perth won by 11 points
West Perth 3.1 7.7 8.9 11.9 75 Mon 31-Mar-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup2,841
East Fremantle 3.4 5.7 8.10 11.15 81 East Fremantle won by 6 points
Subiaco  Bye

Round 2[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Fremantle 4.3 8.7 14.9 15.18 108 Sat 5-Apr-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval1,448
Peel Thunder 1.2 3.4 6.7 7.9 51 East Fremantle won by 57 points
South Fremantle 5.2 7.4 8.10 11.13 79 Sat 5-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval1,779
Subiaco 5.4 10.8 13.11 16.11 107 Subiaco won by 28 points
Claremont 2.2 4.5 5.8 6.10 46 Sat 5-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Claremont Oval1,138
Perth 1.0 6.0 8.6 13.8 86 Perth won by 40 points
Swan Districts 3.6 8.13 13.16 20.19 139 Sat 5-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval2,107
West Perth 2.1 5.2 6.3 8.5 53 Swan Districts won by 86 points
East Perth  Bye

Round 3[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Swan Districts 4.2 7.8 13.10 15.14 104 Sat 12-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval2,183
Claremont 2.2 7.2 8.4 11.7 73 Swan Districts won by 31 points
Subiaco 8.5 13.8 18.17 27.20 182 Sat 12-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco1,531
Peel Thunder 2.3 2.3 3.4 5.5 35 Subiaco won by 147 points
West Perth 2.5 4.9 7.10 8.14 62 Sat 12-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Bunbury2,212
East Perth 3.3 8.7 12.9 14.13 97 East Perth won by 35 points
East Fremantle  Bye
Perth  Bye
South Fremantle  Bye

Round 4[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
South Fremantle 3.1 7.4 11.12 17.14 116 Fri 18-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval5,328
East Fremantle 5.5 6.8 9.9 11.9 75 South Fremantle won by 41 points
Perth 3.0 6.8 9.13 11.13 79 Sat 19-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park2,603
East Perth 2.3 2.5 3.8 5.12 42 Perth won by 37 points
Peel Thunder 1.0 3.3 6.5 9.9 63 Sat 19-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Rushton Park2,006
Swan Districts 6.6 13.9 21.12 26.18 174 Swan Districts won by 111 points
West Perth 2.1 8.4 12.7 15.13 103 Sat 19-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup2,202
Subiaco 2.3 2.3 6.4 8.9 57 West Perth won by 46 points
Claremont  Bye

Round 5[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Perth 4.5 11.6 13.9 17.12 114 Fri 25-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Perth Oval2,324
South Fremantle 3.3 9.7 14.9 19.11 125 South Fremantle won by 11 points
Subiaco 2.1 4.4 5.5 8.8 56 Fri 25-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco1,413
Perth 7.2 15.3 19.7 25.11 161 Perth won by 105 points
West Perth 7.4 13.12 18.16 27.23 185 Sat 26-Apr-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup1,383
Peel Thunder 4.4 6.9 7.10 9.11 65 West Perth won by 120 points
East Fremantle 4.3 7.6 8.9 16.11 107 Sat 26-Apr-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval1,638
Claremont 1.3 6.9 11.10 14.14 98 East Fremantle won by 9 points
Swan Districts  Bye

Round 6[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Claremont 7.1 10.3 12.6 15.7 97 Sat 3-May-1997 12:00 pm Claremont Oval1,347
South Fremantle 4.1 9.4 10.7 16.13 109 South Fremantle won by 12 points
Subiaco 2.2 5.7 6.12 9.15 69 Sat 3-May-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco1,889
East Perth 3.2 7.3 9.6 10.8 68 Subiaco won by 1 point
Perth 3.6 4.9 8.10 10.11 71 Sat 3-May-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park2,156
West Perth 3.2 8.5 10.6 13.9 87 West Perth won by 16 points
East Fremantle 4.2 6.4 14.9 14.13 97 Sat 3-May-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval2,076
Swan Districts 5.1 10.3 11.5 18.7 115 Swan Districts won by 18 points
Peel Thunder  Bye

Round 7[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Perth 4.3 6.7 11.9 13.10 88 Sat 10-May-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park1,443
East Fremantle 3.0 5.3 5.7 11.8 74 Perth won by 14 points
South Fremantle 4.1 10.7 15.10 26.17 173 Sat 10-May-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval1,700
Peel Thunder 1.4 3.4 7.6 8.7 55 South Fremantle won by 118 points
Claremont 6.7 8.12 10.13 13.18 96 Sat 10-May-1997 12:00 pm Claremont Oval1,467
Subiaco 1.3 3.4 5.10 7.12 54 Claremont won by 42 points
Swan Districts 6.1 12.4 16.8 20.11 131 Sun 11-May-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval2,656
East Perth 0.2 4.7 7.10 17.10 112 Swan Districts won by 19 points
West Perth  Bye

Round 8[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Perth 3.0 6.3 6.7 9.10 64 Sat 17-May-1997 12:00 pm Perth Oval1,862
East Fremantle 4.3 6.5 12.9 15.9 99 East Fremantle won by 35 points
South Fremantle 5.3 11.7 17.11 23.14 152 Sat 17-May-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval2,204
Perth 3.2 7.4 8.6 10.7 67 South Fremantle won by 85 points
West Perth 4.3 6.5 9.10 18.12 120 Sat 17-May-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup2,734
Swan Districts 4.3 8.7 10.7 10.12 72 West Perth won by 48 points
Claremont 3.2 8.5 12.8 14.11 95 Sat 17-May-1997 12:00 pm Rockingham1,005
Peel Thunder 3.6 6.7 11.10 14.14 98 Peel Thunder won by 3 points
Subiaco  Bye

Round 9[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 5.2 5.5 9.8 10.10 70 Sat 24-May-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco1,399
South Fremantle 4.5 8.9 12.13 18.17 125 South Fremantle won by 55 points
Swan Districts 2.2 8.5 12.14 16.15 111 Sat 24-May-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval1,938
Perth 2.4 3.6 3.8 7.10 52 Swan Districts won by 59 points
Claremont 4.5 4.7 6.9 8.11 59 Sat 24-May-1997 12:00 pm Claremont Oval1,119
West Perth 1.1 5.7 8.10 14.12 96 West Perth won by 37 points
Peel Thunder 3.2 7.3 8.4 11.5 71 Sat 24-May-1997 12:00 pm Rushton Park1,858
East Perth 2.7 6.10 11.14 12.22 94 East Perth won by 23 points
East Fremantle  Bye

Round 10[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 4.4 10.8 18.12 22.15 147 Sat 31-May-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco981
Peel Thunder 0.2 1.4 4.6 6.11 47 Subiaco won by 100 points
East Fremantle 3.2 7.4 11.5 14.13 97 Mon 2-Jun-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval5,531
South Fremantle 2.3 5.6 6.10 8.12 60 East Fremantle won by 37 points
West Perth 4.3 7.5 12.6 14.8 92 Mon 2-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup2,298
East Perth 3.2 8.6 12.12 19.14 128 East Perth won by 36 points
Claremont  Bye
Perth  Bye
Swan Districts  Bye

Round 11[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Swan Districts 8.3 16.3 24.6 33.8 206 Sat 7-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval1,844
Peel Thunder 1.2 3.6 5.8 7.9 51 Swan Districts won by 155 points
East Fremantle 1.1 3.3 9.4 10.5 65 Sat 7-Jun-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval2,035
West Perth 4.4 7.7 14.8 18.11 119 West Perth won by 54 points
Perth 6.5 11.6 14.9 18.9 117 Sat 7-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park1,886
Subiaco 3.2 11.4 13.5 17.7 109 Perth won by 8 points
East Perth 3.2 5.3 10.6 16.8 104 Sat 7-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Perth Oval2,154
Claremont 2.5 6.6 12.9 14.12 96 East Perth won by 8 points
South Fremantle  Bye

Round 12[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
South Fremantle 5.1 6.4 8.5 9.6 60 Sat 14-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval2,341
West Perth 3.1 7.4 8.8 14.10 94 West Perth won by 34 points
Claremont 2.1 6.3 11.5 14.6 90 Sat 14-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Claremont Oval1,233
East Fremantle 4.3 6.8 8.11 12.12 84 Claremont won by 6 points
Swan Districts 6.4 10.8 14.14 19.20 134 Sat 14-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval2,252
Subiaco 2.0 11.1 14.4 16.4 100 Swan Districts won by 34 points
Peel Thunder 1.5 2.5 2.7 6.7 43 Sat 14-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Rushton Park1,363
Perth 2.4 6.13 12.16 17.19 121 Perth won by 78 points
East Perth  Bye

Round 13[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
West Perth 3.4 9.7 12.13 17.23 125 Sat 21-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup2,057
Subiaco 1.7 2.8 4.9 5.10 40 West Perth won by 85 points
Perth 5.2 9.6 10.9 14.12 96 Sat 21-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park1,887
South Fremantle 1.4 3.5 4.7 9.11 65 Perth won by 31 points
East Fremantle 1.2 4.3 8.5 14.7 91 Sat 21-Jun-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval1,785
East Perth 3.5 7.8 9.10 9.10 64 East Fremantle won by 27 points
Swan Districts 2.0 5.4 6.5 10.6 66 Sun 22-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval2,407
Claremont 5.3 9.3 13.6 17.12 114 Claremont won by 48 points
Peel Thunder  Bye

Round 14[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Perth 3.5 9.11 15.11 24.14 158 Sat 28-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Perth Oval1,418
Peel Thunder 2.3 5.3 7.6 7.8 50 East Perth won by 108 points
South Fremantle 2.3 7.5 12.9 16.12 108 Sat 28-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval2,282
Swan Districts 3.3 7.7 8.7 8.8 56 South Fremantle won by 52 points
Perth 6.2 9.7 11.12 11.18 84 Sat 28-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park1,739
Claremont 3.5 5.6 9.11 13.13 91 Claremont won by 7 points
Subiaco 1.2 2.3 3.6 8.7 55 Sun 29-Jun-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco1,347
East Fremantle 9.3 15.6 23.12 28.15 183 East Fremantle won by 128 points
West Perth  Bye

Round 15[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Claremont 2.2 3.3 3.6 8.9 57 Sat 5-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Claremont Oval1,520
West Perth 4.4 8.6 10.7 14.10 94 West Perth won by 37 points
East Perth 7.3 9.5 12.10 13.13 91 Sat 5-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Perth Oval2,751
Swan Districts 4.1 10.3 10.5 12.9 81 East Perth won by 10 points
Peel Thunder 0.1 2.1 5.3 7.4 46 Sat 5-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Rushton Park1,249
South Fremantle 5.3 10.4 14.9 18.14 122 South Fremantle won by 76 points
East Fremantle 0.2 3.5 6.9 10.15 75 Sat 5-Jul-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval1,559
Perth 3.0 5.5 8.5 13.7 85 Perth won by 10 points
Subiaco  Bye

Round 16[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 3.4 8.6 10.9 14.9 93 Sat 12-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco1,184
Claremont 3.5 4.5 6.8 9.12 66 Subiaco won by 27 points
West Perth 4.3 8.5 10.6 14.8 92 Sat 12-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup2,207
Perth 5.4 9.4 12.8 18.9 117 Perth won by 25 points
South Fremantle 3.2 6.3 9.6 12.11 83 Sat 12-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval2,670
East Perth 3.2 5.4 9.7 12.11 83 South Fremantle drew with East Perth
Peel Thunder 1.2 6.4 8.7 12.8 80 Sat 12-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Rushton Park1,351
East Fremantle 9.4 12.6 18.10 22.11 143 East Fremantle won by 63 points
Swan Districts  Bye

Round 17[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
West Perth 4.0 6.2 7.3 10.5 65 Sat 19-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup2,338
East Fremantle 1.4 9.7 14.13 23.18 156 East Fremantle won by 91 points
Claremont 1.4 2.7 6.9 9.11 65 Sat 19-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Claremont Oval2,088
East Perth 4.4 7.5 9.11 13.13 91 East Perth won by 26 points
South Fremantle 4.2 6.5 8.7 13.10 88 Sat 19-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval1,841
Subiaco 3.2 6.5 13.7 17.9 111 Subiaco won by 23 points
Peel Thunder 3.4 5.8 10.9 11.15 81 Sat 19-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Rushton Park2,085
Swan Districts 9.4 11.9 14.11 22.17 149 Swan Districts won by 68 points
Perth  Bye

Round 18[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Swan Districts 2.2 3.6 4.7 9.9 63 Sat 26-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval1,919
East Fremantle 7.3 15.5 21.7 24.9 153 East Fremantle won by 90 points
East Perth 4.4 7.6 13.10 14.10 94 Sat 26-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Perth Oval1,952
Subiaco 1.3 4.6 5.6 8.8 56 East Perth won by 38 points
Perth 5.4 12.8 18.13 23.18 156 Sat 26-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park1,267
Peel Thunder 2.3 4.4 8.6 8.12 60 Perth won by 96 points
West Perth 2.2 4.5 5.11 7.15 57 Sat 26-Jul-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup1,569
South Fremantle 7.1 11.8 14.12 15.15 105 South Fremantle won by 48 points
Claremont  Bye

Round 19[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 5.4 8.4 13.5 18.9 117 Sat 2-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco1,499
West Perth 1.0 1.5 4.7 9.9 63 Subiaco won by 54 points
Swan Districts 3.0 7.2 10.7 11.9 75 Sat 2-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval2,418
Perth 9.1 14.5 20.6 28.10 178 Perth won by 103 points
Claremont 6.3 12.8 16.13 22.15 147 Sat 2-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Claremont Oval853
Peel Thunder 0.6 0.9 1.12 3.17 35 Claremont won by 112 points
East Fremantle 3.3 9.5 11.9 14.15 99 Sat 2-Aug-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval2,480
East Perth 6.1 10.3 13.3 14.6 90 East Fremantle won by 9 points
South Fremantle  Bye

Round 20[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
South Fremantle 1.7 5.15 9.18 13.21 99 Sat 9-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval1,153
Claremont 3.5 3.7 3.8 3.11 29 South Fremantle won by 70 points
East Perth 3.2 7.4 8.7 14.10 94 Sat 9-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Perth Oval1,523
Swan Districts 0.2 1.5 1.6 4.6 30 East Perth won by 64 points
Peel Thunder 3.0 4.0 5.2 6.5 41 Sat 9-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Rushton Park1,109
West Perth 2.2 4.7 6.8 8.12 60 West Perth won by 19 points
Subiaco 3.2 5.6 9.8 10.9 69 Sun 10-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco1,675
Perth 4.2 5.8 8.12 11.23 89 Perth won by 20 points
East Fremantle  Bye

Round 21[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Fremantle 3.4 7.7 11.12 14.13 97 Sat 16-Aug-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval1,554
Subiaco 1.2 5.4 8.5 13.11 89 East Fremantle won by 8 points
West Perth 1.3 6.11 7.18 12.18 90 Sat 16-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Arena Joondalup1,551
Claremont 1.7 1.8 4.12 5.14 44 West Perth won by 46 points
Swan Districts 3.3 5.4 8.6 14.10 94 Sat 16-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Bassendean Oval1,453
South Fremantle 6.1 8.4 16.8 18.12 120 South Fremantle won by 26 points
Perth 5.7 10.11 12.14 19.19 133 Sat 16-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park1,437
Peel Thunder 0.0 3.3 7.5 7.7 49 Perth won by 84 points
East Perth  Bye

Round 22[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Subiaco 6.1 10.1 13.5 18.8 116 Sat 23-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco1,217
Swan Districts 1.3 8.5 13.7 14.11 95 Subiaco won by 21 points
East Fremantle 2.1 3.6 8.12 11.18 84 Sat 23-Aug-1997 12:00 pm East Fremantle Oval1,569
Claremont 4.2 5.3 8.4 8.6 54 East Fremantle won by 30 points
East Perth 7.3 9.5 12.8 19.9 123 Sat 23-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Perth Oval4,709
West Perth 2.1 6.2 8.3 11.3 69 East Perth won by 54 points
Perth 1.4 6.5 8.9 10.15 75 Sat 23-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Lathlain Park3,122
South Fremantle 1.5 6.8 8.13 15.15 105 South Fremantle won by 30 points
Peel Thunder  Bye

Round 23[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Peel Thunder 1.7 2.8 3.16 5.17 47 Sat 30-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Rushton Park1,461
Subiaco 6.6 15.12 19.15 22.23 155 Subiaco won by 108 points
Claremont 4.2 8.7 8.8 11.11 77 Sat 30-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Capricorn Oval1,304
Swan Districts 3.5 11.9 17.14 21.17 143 Swan Districts won by 66 points
East Perth 7.1 10.1 12.3 18.9 117 Sat 30-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Perth Oval3,708
Perth 0.1 2.3 5.9 9.10 64 East Perth won by 53 points
South Fremantle 1.2 7.2 9.3 14.6 90 Sat 30-Aug-1997 12:00 pm Fremantle Oval7,688
East Fremantle 2.5 4.7 7.13 10.14 74 South Fremantle won by 16 points
West Perth  Bye

1997 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 South Fremantle 20 14 5 1 2144 1549 138.41 58
2 East Fremantle 20 13 7 0 2042 1611 126.75 52
3 Perth 20 13 7 0 1936 1593 121.53 52
4 East Perth 20 12 7 1 1912 1585 120.63 50
5 Swan Districts 20 11 9 0 2113 1870 112.99 44
6 West Perth 20 11 9 0 1801 1694 106.32 44
7 Subiaco 20 9 11 0 1852 1912 96.86 36
8 Claremont 20 5 15 0 1567 1805 86.81 20
9 Peel Thunder 20 1 19 0 1120 2868 39.05 4
  H&A 90 89 89 1 16487 16487 100.00 360
  Finals 4 4 4 0 661 661 100.00 16
  Total 94 93 93 1 17148 17148 100.00 376

First Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Perth 2.2 5.6 5.8 6.11 47 Sat 6-Sep-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco8,918
Perth 4.7 9.8 14.9 17.12 114 Perth won by 67 points

Second Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Fremantle 2.4 7.10 7.11 10.12 72 Sat 6-Sep-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco8,918
South Fremantle 4.3 4.3 5.5 7.5 47 East Fremantle won by 25 points

Preliminary Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
Perth 3.2 5.5 11.5 14.6 90 Sun 14-Sep-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco7,585
South Fremantle 4.6 12.8 14.12 19.13 127 South Fremantle won by 37 points

Grand Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundAtt
East Fremantle 5.4 8.6 10.10 11.13 79 Sun 21-Sep-1997 12:00 pm Subiaco32,371
South Fremantle 3.1 6.2 8.5 13.7 85 South Fremantle won by 6 points