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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

Affiliation (Current)
South Australian National Football league (SANFL) 1964–2022

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

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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2022 Season (SANFL) Fixture

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Central District's 2022 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Central District 1.15.59.512.8 80 LOST South Adelaide 3.29.310.513.7 85 -5 NOA Apr 2 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 H Central District 1.62.87.1213.15 93 WON West Adelaide 3.39.311.511.7 73 20 ELZ Apr 9 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
3 A Central District 5.27.39.610.7 67 LOST North Adelaide 1.68.1012.1216.14 110 -43 PRO Apr 15 (Fri, 2:10) Scores
4 H Central District 5.27.49.911.10 76 LOST Adelaide Reserves 2.16.810.914.17 101 -25 ELZ Apr 23 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
5 H Central District 1.02.23.65.8 38 LOST Woodville West Torrens 3.19.411.413.10 88 -50 ELZ Apr 30 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
6 A Central District 2.12.33.65.7 37 LOST Sturt 6.39.713.1020.15 135 -98 UNL May 8 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
7 A Central District 3.14.27.48.5 53 LOST Norwood 3.26.57.910.14 74 -21 NOR May 20 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
8 H Central District 1.02.02.33.7 25 LOST Glenelg 2.24.76.88.9 57 -32 ELZ May 28 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 Central District       Bye        
10 H Central District 2.27.47.68.9 57 LOST Port Adelaide Magpies 4.08.28.611.8 74 -17 ELZ Jun 11 (Sat, 2:35) Scores
11 A Central District 3.45.79.811.12 78 WON Woodville West Torrens 1.32.64.115.13 43 35 WOO Jun 18 (Sat, 1:05) Scores
12 H Central District 2.15.28.312.7 79 LOST North Adelaide 8.28.513.818.9 117 -38 ELZ Jun 25 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
13 H Central District 1.14.16.310.6 66 WON South Adelaide 2.33.47.510.5 65 1 ELZ Jul 2 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
14 A Central District        vs West Adelaide          RIC Jul 9 (Sat, 2:10)  
15 H Central District        vs Sturt          ELZ Jul 16 (Sat, 2:10)  
16 A Central District        vs Port Adelaide Magpies          ALB Jul 23 (Sat, 2:10)  
17 H Central District        vs Norwood          ELZ Aug 6 (Sat, 2:10)  
18 H Central District        vs Adelaide Reserves          ADO Aug 13 (Sat, 2:10)  
19 A Central District        vs Glenelg          GLE Aug 20 (Sat, 2:10)  
 

Footnotes

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