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KEY FACTS

Official name
North Melbourne Football Club

Known as
North Melbourne

Nickname
Kangaroos

Former name
Hotham

Former name date
1888-01-01

Formed
1869 (disbanded 1907; reformed 1908; disbanded 1921; reformed 1922)

Colours
Royal blue and white

Associated clubs
Werribee; North Melbourne Reserves; North Melbourne WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1925–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) –1924

Home Ground
Docklands

AFL Premierships
1996, 1999 (2 total)

VFL Premierships
1975, 1977 (2 total)

VFA Premierships
1903-4, 1910, 1914-15, 1918 (6 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia - 1975 (1 total); VFL/AFL Night Series - 1965-6, 1980, 1995, 1998 (5 total); McClelland Trophy - 1976, 1978, 1983, 1998 (4 total)

Most Games
432 - Brent Harvey (1996-2016)

Most Goals
671 - Wayne Carey (1989-2001)

League Top Goalkickers
D.Wade (103) 1974; M.Blight (103) 1982; J.Longmire (98) 1990 (3 total)

Brownlow Medalists
Noel Teasdale 1965; Keith Greig 1973 & 1974; Malcolm Blight 1978; Ross Glendinning 1983 (4 medallists/5 medals)

Headquarters
204-206 Arden St, North Melbourne, VIC 3051

Phone: (03) 9320 2400 

Email
info@nmfc.com.au

Website
nmfc.com.au

North Melbourne



"With former playing hero Allen Aylett now spearheading the club's administration as a radical and forward thinking president, in 1971 North Melbourne audaciously announced a 'Five Year Plan' to secure a VFL premiership ... Every aspect of the club's operation came under intense analysis with a view to trimming the fat and maximising efficiency. Nevertheless, it is doubtful if such measures alone would have been sufficient to propel the team which won just one game in 1972 (earning an inevitable wooden spoon) to a remarkable four consecutive grand finals for two flags between 1974 and 1977..."

John Devaney explains how a rule change helped the Kangaroos break through to win their first flag

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2000 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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North Melbourne's 2000 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H North Melbourne 3.49.712.1116.15 111 LOST West Coast 6.017.422.724.10 154 -43 MCG Mar 10 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
2 A North Melbourne 3.88.1313.1517.18 120 LOST Melbourne 7.013.218.423.7 145 -25 MCG Mar 17 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
3 A North Melbourne 7.315.520.727.8 170 WON Richmond 6.213.319.720.14 134 36 MCG Mar 24 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
4 H North Melbourne 4.17.513.815.14 104 WON Geelong 5.28.510.615.9 99 5 DOC Mar 31 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
5 H North Melbourne 4.28.616.1019.14 128 WON Sydney 5.510.914.1018.12 120 8 SCG Apr 9 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
6 A North Melbourne 3.37.513.817.12 114 WON Collingwood 2.52.96.1111.16 82 32 MCG Apr 15 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
7 A North Melbourne 4.39.716.1119.15 129 WON St. Kilda 4.39.512.518.9 117 12 DOC Apr 22 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
8 H North Melbourne 3.25.79.119.13 67 LOST Hawthorn 5.38.812.1618.20 128 -61 MCG Apr 28 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
9 A North Melbourne 7.312.616.919.14 128 WON Adelaide 4.27.611.919.11 125 3 FBP May 6 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
10 H North Melbourne 3.54.1010.1322.16 148 WON Fremantle 0.45.76.108.12 60 88 MCG May 14 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
11 A North Melbourne 3.38.612.715.9 99 LOST Carlton 6.69.715.820.9 129 -30 PRI May 20 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
12 H North Melbourne 1.35.69.1110.16 76 WON Port Adelaide 3.35.57.78.11 59 17 SCG May 28 (Sun, 2:40) Scores
13 A North Melbourne 0.03.17.411.4 70 LOST Essendon 7.510.1313.1717.17 119 -49 MCG Jun 4 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
14 H North Melbourne 3.313.716.1117.14 116 WON Brisbane 4.28.310.717.10 112 4 DOC Jun 9 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
15 A North Melbourne 5.211.713.915.12 102 LOST Western Bulldogs 3.47.613.916.10 106 -4 DOC Jun 18 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
16 A North Melbourne 2.47.710.1316.17 113 WON West Coast 1.55.86.97.10 52 61 SUB Jun 25 (Sun, 1:20) Scores
17 H North Melbourne 0.511.1213.1514.19 103 WON Melbourne 3.55.810.1214.18 102 1 DOC Jul 1 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
18 H North Melbourne 5.69.915.1220.14 134 WON Richmond 1.65.86.107.14 56 78 SCG Jul 8 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
19 A North Melbourne 5.39.714.1318.16 124 WON Geelong 3.15.37.413.7 85 39 DOC Jul 14 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
20 A North Melbourne 3.15.511.714.7 91 LOST Sydney 6.48.1315.1421.19 145 -54 SCG Jul 22 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
21 H North Melbourne 4.27.510.1211.14 80 LOST Collingwood 3.47.89.1114.14 98 -18 DOC Jul 30 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
22 H North Melbourne 5.06.111.818.12 120 WON St. Kilda 3.47.108.1410.17 77 43 DOC Aug 5 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
1QF A North Melbourne 4.26.39.411.7 73 LOST Essendon 9.115.625.931.12 198 -125 MCG Aug 12 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
1SF H North Melbourne 6.110.712.1116.14 110 WON Hawthorn 2.25.39.715.10 100 10 MCG Aug 18 (Fri, 7:45) Scores
2PF A North Melbourne 5.19.110.417.4 106 LOST Melbourne 6.514.1018.1423.18 156 -50 MCG Aug 25 (Fri, 7:45) Scores
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2000 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
15 Abraham, Winston 23 166 7.2 86 3.7 252 11.0 51 2.2 0 0.0 37 1.6 18 28 27 1.2 17 179
14 Anderson, Brady 3 9 3.0 7 2.3 16 5.3 5 1.7 0 0.0 2 0.7 0 1 0 0.0 0 0
11 Archer, Glenn 17 197 11.6 52 3.1 249 14.6 85 5.0 3 0.2 29 1.7 11 22 6 0.4 2 38
26 Bell, Peter 25 387 15.5 262 10.5 649 26.0 107 4.3 0 0.0 75 3.0 47 23 24 1.0 19 163
12 Blakey, John 25 299 12.0 158 6.3 457 18.3 128 5.1 5 0.2 26 1.0 26 17 10 0.4 8 68
22 Burton, Matthew 23 74 3.2 78 3.4 152 6.6 44 1.9 430 18.7 24 1.0 12 16 10 0.4 2 62
17 Calthorpe, David 13 53 4.1 43 3.3 96 7.4 14 1.1 1 0.1 19 1.5 4 7 10 0.8 3 63
16 Capuano, Mathew 14 69 4.9 19 1.4 88 6.3 36 2.6 129 9.2 13 0.9 9 7 5 0.4 2 32
18 Carey, Wayne 23 336 14.6 86 3.7 422 18.3 176 7.7 16 0.7 35 1.5 32 30 69 3.0 37 451
9 Chandler, Brett 4 8 2.0 2 0.5 10 2.5 1 0.3 0 0.0 10 2.5 0 2 0 0.0 0 0
23 Clayton, Shane 24 264 11.0 120 5.0 384 16.0 108 4.5 0 0.0 34 1.4 29 10 8 0.3 11 59
45 Cochrane, Stuart 7 26 3.7 18 2.6 44 6.3 8 1.1 0 0.0 7 1.0 3 0 1 0.1 0 6
2 Colbert, Leigh 13 94 7.2 51 3.9 145 11.2 51 3.9 2 0.2 19 1.5 9 17 7 0.5 5 47
19 Dhurrkay, Gary 7 38 5.4 12 1.7 50 7.1 9 1.3 0 0.0 16 2.3 3 2 5 0.7 8 38
6 Grant, Shannon 25 304 12.2 131 5.2 435 17.4 127 5.1 1 0.0 28 1.1 20 23 29 1.2 18 192
29 Harvey, Brent 25 375 15.0 160 6.4 535 21.4 107 4.3 0 0.0 50 2.0 23 18 35 1.4 32 242
21 Hewitt, Evan 9 26 2.9 17 1.9 43 4.8 21 2.3 5 0.6 4 0.4 5 7 8 0.9 1 49
34 King, David 25 399 16.0 105 4.2 504 20.2 92 3.7 1 0.0 50 2.0 32 33 27 1.1 11 173
20 Kingsley, Kent 4 10 2.5 5 1.3 15 3.8 8 2.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 1 1 0.3 2 8
27 Lange, Adam 21 87 4.1 73 3.5 160 7.6 49 2.3 3 0.1 26 1.2 13 11 19 0.9 12 126
35 Makepeace, Troy 22 153 7.0 57 2.6 210 9.5 48 2.2 0 0.0 49 2.2 20 5 6 0.3 11 47
4 Martyn, Mick 15 101 6.7 42 2.8 143 9.5 43 2.9 5 0.3 7 0.5 16 12 1 0.1 0 6
5 McCartney, Jason 24 215 9.0 64 2.7 279 11.6 109 4.5 23 1.0 19 0.8 22 16 1 0.0 1 7
31 McKernan, Corey 23 231 10.0 80 3.5 311 13.5 135 5.9 150 6.5 15 0.7 23 38 40 1.7 22 262
44 Motlop, Shannon 19 103 5.4 66 3.5 169 8.9 25 1.3 0 0.0 30 1.6 10 3 13 0.7 7 85
39 Pagan, Ryan 3 22 7.3 6 2.0 28 9.3 7 2.3 0 0.0 5 1.7 0 2 0 0.0 0 0
28 Pickett, Byron 25 263 10.5 92 3.7 355 14.2 76 3.0 2 0.1 73 2.9 27 16 4 0.2 3 27
13 Pike, Martin 20 181 9.1 70 3.5 251 12.6 61 3.1 0 0.0 42 2.1 17 17 6 0.3 2 38
3 Rawlings, Brady 7 32 4.6 13 1.9 45 6.4 9 1.3 0 0.0 11 1.6 3 3 2 0.3 1 13
8 Scott, Robert 1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 1 0 0 0.0 0 0
24 Sholl, Craig 13 67 5.2 30 2.3 97 7.5 37 2.8 0 0.0 15 1.2 3 8 15 1.2 13 103
7 Simpson, Adam 25 376 15.0 116 4.6 492 19.7 87 3.5 29 1.2 83 3.3 21 20 5 0.2 6 36
25 Spaull, John 5 17 3.4 11 2.2 28 5.6 6 1.2 0 0.0 11 2.2 3 1 4 0.8 0 24
30 Stephens, Brad 2 4 2.0 0 0.0 4 2.0 2 1.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 1 2 0 0.0 0 0
10 Stevens, Anthony 12 145 12.1 63 5.3 208 17.3 50 4.2 1 0.1 32 2.7 10 18 4 0.3 4 28
36 Watt, Shannon 4 7 1.8 4 1.0 11 2.8 5 1.3 2 0.5 0 0.0 1 0 1 0.3 1 7
Totals 550 5138 9.3 2199 4.0 7337 13.3 1927 3.5 808 1.5 899 1.6 474 436 403 0.7 261 2679
 

Footnotes

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