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KEY FACTS

Official name
Central District Football Club

Known as
Central District

Nickname
Bulldogs

Formed
1959 (B grade); 1964 (seniors)

Colours
Royal blue, red and white

Associated clubs
Central District Reserves; Central District U18s; Central District U16s; Central District WFC; Central District U14s

Affiliation (Current)
South Australian National Football league (SANFL) 1964–2024

Home Ground
Elizabeth Oval

SANFL Premierships
2000-1, 2003-4-5, 2007-8-9-10 (9 total)

Senior Premierships
Stanley H Lewis Memorial Trophy: 2001-2-3-4, 2007 (5 total); Foundation Cup/Living Health Cup (minor premiers): 1995-6, 2001-2-3-4-5, 2007, 2010-11 (10 total)

Most Games
308 - Peter Vivian (1969-1985)

Most Goals
475 - Rudi Mandemaker (1986-1992)

League Top Goalkickers
E.Vidovich (62) 1968; R.Mandemaker (93) 1989; D.Schell (74) 2004 & (81) 2005; Justin Hardy (58) 2012 (5 total)

Magarey Medalists
Gary Window 1965; John Duckworth 1979; John Platten 1984; Gilbert McAdam 1989; Paul Thomas 2004; Brad Symes 2012 (6 total)

Headquarters
Goodman Rd, Elizabeth, SA 5112

Postal Address
PO Box 10, Elizabeth 5112, SA

Phone: (08) 8255 2555 

Website
cdfc.com.au

CEO
B. Ashmeade

President
N. Russell

Central District



"Astute recruiting over the summer months was to bear spectacular fruit in the 2000 season as the Bulldogs finally vanquished their premiership hoodoo in decisive, if not exactly spectacular, fashion ... It took them a few rounds to find their feet but once they did it became clear that the Bulldogs were going to prove extremely difficult to beat..." 

John Devaney looks at the emergence of the Bulldogs - from easybeats to 21st century powerhouse

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1976 Season (SANFL) Fixture

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Central District's 1976 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Central District 2.34.46.611.6 72 LOST Port Adelaide 6.913.1018.1318.16 124 -52 ELZ Apr 3 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 H Central District 2.310.1114.1318.18 126 WON Woodville 5.28.214.415.6 96 30 ELZ Apr 10 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
3 A Central District 2.27.612.1316.14 110 WON West Torrens 3.36.710.1013.15 93 17 THB Apr 17 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
4 H Central District 5.17.315.620.8 128 WON South Adelaide 4.76.1612.1716.20 116 12 ELZ Apr 24 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
5 H Central District 2.59.610.1212.17 89 LOST Norwood 4.59.1013.1517.20 122 -33 FBP May 1 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
6 H Central District 1.25.96.109.13 67 LOST West Adelaide 8.29.512.1613.19 97 -30 ELZ May 8 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
7 H Central District 2.08.28.211.9 75 WON North Adelaide 2.83.97.148.15 63 12 ELZ May 15 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
8 H Central District 2.66.79.912.13 85 LOST Glenelg 1.26.513.719.11 125 -40 ELZ May 22 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 A Central District 1.01.53.74.12 36 LOST West Adelaide 8.510.1013.1317.16 118 -82 RIC May 29 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
10 A Central District 1.25.87.1012.17 89 LOST Sturt 5.47.515.820.11 131 -42 FBP Jun 5 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
11 A Central District 3.35.38.410.5 65 LOST Port Adelaide 6.514.924.1435.16 226 -161 FBP Jun 12 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
12 A Central District 1.96.1312.1914.23 107 WON Woodville 2.16.26.410.8 68 39 WOO Jun 26 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
13 H Central District 5.36.811.1118.16 124 WON West Torrens 2.67.78.1015.12 102 22 ELZ Jul 3 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
14 A Central District 10.414.720.1023.13 151 LOST South Adelaide 6.314.918.926.11 167 -16 ADO Jul 10 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
15 A Central District 2.38.417.725.9 159 WON Norwood 5.414.716.1017.14 116 43 NOR Jul 17 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
16 H Central District 3.45.811.1514.21 105 WON North Adelaide 2.25.57.511.7 73 32 ELZ Jul 24 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
17 H Central District 4.94.109.1412.16 88 WON West Adelaide 4.55.97.117.20 62 26 FBP Jul 31 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
18 A Central District 3.110.514.923.12 150 WON Glenelg 6.612.1015.1316.16 112 38 GLE Aug 7 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
19 A Central District 3.35.410.613.8 86 LOST Sturt 4.313.518.1025.17 167 -81 UNL Aug 14 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
20 H Central District 2.24.45.69.8 62 LOST South Adelaide 3.64.119.1310.19 79 -17 ELZ Aug 21 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
21 A Central District 7.215.719.1027.17 179 WON West Torrens 5.39.715.1323.14 152 27 THB Aug 28 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
 

Footnotes

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