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KEY FACTS

Official name
Kingborough Tigers Football Club

Known as
Kingborough

Nickname
Tigers

Former name
Kingston

Former name date
2004-01-01

Formed
1886 (absorbed Longley Football Club in 1967; changed name to Kingborough at the end of the 2003 season; played as Tigers FC from 2014–2021)

Colours
Yellow, black and white

Associated clubs
Kingborough Reserves; Kingborough WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Tasmanian State League (TSL) 1893–1907, 2014–2024

Affiliations (Historical)
Kingborough Football Association (KFA) 1908–1966; Huon Football Association (HFA) 1967–1995; Southern Football League (SFL (TAS)) 1996–2013

Home Ground
Kingborough Twin Ovals

Home Former Grounds
Kingston Beach Oval, Recreation Street, Kingston Beach 7050, Tasmania

Senior Premierships
Kingborough Football Association (KFA) -1930, 1933, 1936, 1948, 1953, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1965, 1966 (10 total); Huon Football Association (HFA) - 1980, 1991, 1995 (3 total); Southern Football League (SFL) - 1997, 2011 (2 total); Tasmanian State League (TSL) - 2023 (1 total)

Most Games
Ray Lorkin is reputed to have played in excess of 500 games

Headquarters
35 Lightwood Drive, Kingston, TAS 7050

Postal Address
PO Box 172, Kingston, TAS 7050

Phone: (03) 6239 3791 

CEO
R. Herweynen

President
S. Old

Kingborough



Kingborough – until late 2003, known as Kingston, where the club is based – has a long, proud and distinguished history which has yielded sixteen senior grade premierships in three different competitions.

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2015 Season (TSL) Fixture

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Kingborough's 2015 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Kingborough 2.44.77.1111.13 79 LOST Hobart City 4.28.58.515.10 100 -21 KTO Apr 3 (Fri, 2:00) Scores
2 A Kingborough 1.42.54.116.15 51 LOST Devonport 4.39.611.1017.16 118 -67 DEV Apr 11 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
3 H Kingborough 0.02.04.14.1 25 LOST Glenorchy 3.37.88.1210.16 76 -51 KTO Apr 18 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
4 H Kingborough 5.38.614.815.10 100 WON Clarence 3.28.410.513.5 83 17 KTO Apr 25 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 A Kingborough 1.51.51.84.11 35 LOST Lauderdale 6.56.515.619.7 121 -86 LAU May 2 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
6 H Kingborough 2.03.16.57.8 50 LOST Burnie Dockers 5.610.914.1118.17 125 -75 KTO May 16 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
7 A Kingborough 2.38.59.911.13 79 LOST Hobart City 3.39.511.912.12 84 -5 NHO May 22 (Fri, 6:30) Scores
8 H Kingborough 0.12.13.35.5 35 LOST Glenorchy 2.29.713.917.13 115 -80 KTO May 30 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
9 A Kingborough 0.13.66.68.7 55 LOST Clarence 7.47.712.1117.14 116 -61 BEL Jun 13 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
10 A Kingborough 2.54.66.88.10 58 LOST North Launceston 2.111.414.718.11 119 -61 YOR Jun 20 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
11 H Kingborough 3.24.58.1111.12 78 WON Lauderdale 1.77.107.139.16 70 8 KTO Jun 27 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
12 H Kingborough 4.25.69.1111.13 79 WON Launceston 3.05.27.311.7 73 6 KTO Jul 4 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
13 A Kingborough 1.02.34.84.9 33 LOST Burnie Dockers 7.109.1212.1316.21 117 -84 WBO Jul 11 (Sat, 1:00) Scores
14 A Kingborough 1.23.36.47.6 48 LOST Glenorchy 6.310.512.718.15 123 -75 KGV Jul 25 (Sat, 1:00) Scores
15 H Kingborough 3.26.77.139.15 69 WON Western Storm 2.04.16.47.5 47 22 KTO Aug 1 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
16 H Kingborough 1.11.41.71.10 16 LOST Hobart City 3.27.79.913.12 90 -74 KTO Aug 8 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
17 A Kingborough 1.13.26.58.7 55 LOST Lauderdale 2.59.1015.1320.18 138 -83 LAU Aug 16 (Sun, 2:00) Scores
18 A Kingborough 1.56.69.911.10 76 LOST Clarence 2.43.78.1216.13 109 -33 BEL Aug 22 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
 

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.