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KEY FACTS

Official name
Kew Bears Football Club

Known as
Kew Bears

Nickname
Bears

Former name
Kew

Former name date
2007-01-01

Formed
1912 (merged with North Kew in 2007)

Colours
Brown and gold

Associated clubs
Kew WFC; North Kew; Kew (Original)

Affiliation (Current)
Victorian Amateur Football Association (VAFA) 1949–2022

Affiliations (Historical)
Reporter District Football League (RDFL) 1912–1919; Victorian Junior Football Association (VJFA) 1920–1926; VFL Sub-District Football League (SUBD) 1927–1948

Home Ground
J.J. Higgins Reserve

Senior Premierships
VAFA B Section - 1953, 1966 (2 total); C Section - 1950, 1962, 1964, 1979 (4 total); Division One - 2015 (1 total); Division Two - 2014 (1 total); Division Three - 2013 (1 total)

Championships and Trophies
JN Woodrow Medal - John A. Fisher 1967 (1 total); GT Moore Medal - Noel F. Stokes 1957; V.R. Crowe 1966; D.J. Mullin 1969; W.K. Blay 1983; B.C. Burden 1988 (5 total); LS Zachariah Medal – A.N. Castle 1950; Joey M Busuttil 1986; Garry W. White 1993; Liam Kinsella 2016 (4 total)

Website
www.kewfc.asn.au

Kew Bears



Football is not just about the winning of premierships ....... and the true value of a club such as Kew, which has proudly carried the district banner for well over a century, and whose players continue to take part in the game for intangible rather than fiscal rewards, can not be easily or objectively defined. All that can safely be observed is that if the game ever reaches a point where it is unable to sustain such clubs, it will be infinitely poorer for it.

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2022 Season (VAFA Division 1) Fixture

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Kew Bears' 2022 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Kew Bears 7.28.311.620.14 134 WON Therry Penola  2.54.76.128.12 60 74 VIC Apr 2 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
2 A Kew Bears 0.11.27.59.6 60 WON Oakleigh Amateurs 2.23.57.87.11 53 7 SCA Apr 9 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
3 A Kew Bears 0.20.40.74.8 32 LOST PEGS 1.14.57.59.9 63 -31 PEG Apr 23 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
4 H Kew Bears 6.48.811.1414.21 105 WON Peninsula OB 1.14.34.34.6 30 75 VIC Apr 30 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
5 H Kew Bears 4.511.816.1225.17 167 WON St. Mary's Salesians 0.51.93.116.14 50 117 VIC May 7 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
6 A Kew Bears 2.36.79.1013.12 90 WON Old Camberwell 5.17.28.611.8 74 16 GBR May 14 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
7 H Kew Bears 3.37.411.714.10 94 WON Prahran Assumption 1.46.48.614.9 93 1 VIC May 21 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
8 A Kew Bears 3.35.59.811.12 78 WON Whitefriars 3.06.07.08.3 51 27 WHI May 28 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
9 H Kew Bears 3.24.85.87.12 54 WON Glen Eira 4.05.06.18.4 52 2 VIC Jun 4 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
10 A Kew Bears 9.214.419.1024.15 159 WON St. Mary's Salesians 0.12.15.75.7 37 122 FER Jun 18 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
11 A Kew Bears 3.55.77.1010.13 73 WON Peninsula OB 1.62.93.125.12 42 31 HMO Jun 25 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
12 H Kew Bears 3.47.79.1414.17 101 WON Whitefriars 1.14.26.78.7 55 46 VIC Jul 2 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
13 H Kew Bears        vs PEGS          VIC Jul 16 (Sat, 2:00)  
14 A Kew Bears        vs Therry Penola           JPF Jul 23 (Sat, 2:00)  
15 A Kew Bears        vs Glen Eira          PAC Jul 30 (Sat, 2:00)  
16 H Kew Bears        vs Oakleigh Amateurs          VIC Aug 6 (Sat, 2:00)  
17 A Kew Bears        vs Prahran Assumption          TOO Aug 13 (Sat, 2:00)  
18 H Kew Bears        vs Old Camberwell          VIC Aug 20 (Sat, 2:00)  
 

Footnotes

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