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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
K. E. Grant

President
D. B. Oldman

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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1985 Season (SANFL) Fixture

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Central District's 1985 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Central District 0.47.810.1014.12 96 LOST North Adelaide 10.315.518.1224.18 162 -66 PRO Apr 6 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 H Central District 4.212.619.1028.11 179 WON Woodville 1.62.125.1315.18 108 71 ELZ Apr 13 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
3 A Central District 3.411.716.1721.21 147 WON Port Adelaide 4.310.812.1016.15 111 36 ALB Apr 20 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
4 H Central District 6.211.615.719.12 126 LOST West Adelaide 6.510.915.1420.15 135 -9 ELZ Apr 27 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
5 A Central District 6.210.612.916.11 107 LOST West Torrens 5.510.1315.1723.19 157 -50 THB May 4 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
6 A Central District 2.26.47.79.11 65 LOST Sturt 4.413.518.1323.23 161 -96 FBP May 11 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
7 A Central District 10.113.517.923.16 154 WON South Adelaide 4.37.89.1213.15 93 61 ADO May 20 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
8 A Central District 5.47.710.712.8 80 LOST Norwood 5.012.416.1118.13 121 -41 NOR May 25 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 A Central District 3.17.312.817.9 111 WON Glenelg 3.08.610.1015.12 102 9 FBP Jun 1 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
10 A Central District 0.34.86.1010.17 77 LOST North Adelaide 6.27.411.713.10 88 -11 FBP Jun 10 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
11 A Central District 8.311.619.823.9 147 WON Woodville 6.39.512.817.14 116 31 WOO Jun 22 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
12 H Central District 7.310.616.922.17 149 WON Port Adelaide 2.210.417.618.8 116 33 ELZ Jun 29 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
13 A Central District 4.48.613.816.13 109 LOST West Adelaide 6.08.111.318.8 116 -7 RIC Jul 6 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
14 H Central District 6.314.1119.1724.24 168 WON West Torrens 6.39.414.817.9 111 57 ELZ Jul 13 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
15 H Central District 2.24.89.1010.11 71 WON Norwood 3.44.66.79.10 64 7 FBP Jul 20 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
16 H Central District 4.44.68.1112.14 86 LOST Glenelg 2.29.412.713.12 90 -4 ELZ Jul 27 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
17 A Central District 3.15.412.718.9 117 LOST Sturt 9.113.415.621.8 134 -17 UNL Aug 3 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
18 H Central District 5.47.611.713.9 87 LOST South Adelaide 3.59.714.718.8 116 -29 ELZ Aug 10 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
19 H Central District 3.66.79.915.9 99 WON North Adelaide 1.34.55.87.10 52 47 ELZ Aug 17 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
20 H Central District 10.713.1020.1325.16 166 WON Woodville 4.38.613.921.16 142 24 ADO Aug 24 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
21 H Central District 4.311.418.726.15 171 WON Port Adelaide 4.69.910.1012.12 84 87 FBP Aug 31 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
22 H Central District 3.35.611.921.11 137 LOST West Adelaide 5.611.1317.1724.23 167 -30 ADO Sep 7 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
 

Footnotes

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