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KEY FACTS

Official name
Kingborough Tigers Football Club

Known as
Kingborough

Nickname
Tigers

Former name
Kingston

Former name date
2004-01-01

Formed
1886 (absorbed Longley Football Club in 1967; changed name to Kingborough at the end of the 2003 season; played as Tigers FC from 2014–2021)

Colours
Yellow, black and white

Associated clubs
Kingborough Reserves; Kingborough WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Tasmanian State League (TSL) 1893–1907, 2014–2024

Affiliations (Historical)
Kingborough Football Association (KFA) 1908–1966; Huon Football Association (HFA) 1967–1995; Southern Football League (SFL (TAS)) 1996–2013

Home Ground
Kingborough Twin Ovals

Home Former Grounds
Kingston Beach Oval, Recreation Street, Kingston Beach 7050, Tasmania

Senior Premierships
Kingborough Football Association (KFA) -1930, 1933, 1936, 1948, 1953, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1965, 1966 (10 total); Huon Football Association (HFA) - 1980, 1991, 1995 (3 total); Southern Football League (SFL) - 1997, 2011 (2 total); Tasmanian State League (TSL) - 2023 (1 total)

Most Games
Ray Lorkin is reputed to have played in excess of 500 games

Headquarters
35 Lightwood Drive, Kingston, TAS 7050

Postal Address
PO Box 172, Kingston, TAS 7050

Phone: (03) 6239 3791 

CEO
R. Herweynen

President
S. Old

Kingborough



Kingborough – until late 2003, known as Kingston, where the club is based – has a long, proud and distinguished history which has yielded sixteen senior grade premierships in three different competitions.

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2016 Season (TSL) Fixture

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Kingborough's 2016 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Kingborough 6.28.811.915.12 102 WON Hobart City 1.13.24.37.6 48 54 NHO Mar 24 (Thu, 2:00) Scores
2 A Kingborough 0.03.53.57.10 52 LOST Burnie Dockers 8.59.914.1615.18 108 -56 WBO Apr 2 (Sat, 1:00) Scores
3 H Kingborough 5.48.612.918.12 120 WON Clarence 3.15.49.514.9 93 27 KTO Apr 9 (Sat, 6:00) Scores
4 Kingborough       Bye        
5 H Kingborough 1.23.54.56.8 44 LOST Glenorchy 8.610.917.1121.12 138 -94 KTO Apr 25 (Mon, 2:35) Scores
6 A Kingborough 1.05.07.19.2 56 LOST Devonport 5.510.714.1020.13 133 -77 DEV Apr 30 (Sat, 1:00) Scores
7 H Kingborough 1.34.44.55.7 37 LOST North Launceston 4.69.919.1120.18 138 -101 KTO May 7 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
8 H Kingborough 2.54.65.138.15 63 LOST Launceston 8.111.417.524.5 149 -86 KTO May 14 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
9 A Kingborough 0.02.25.45.11 41 LOST Lauderdale 7.411.1116.1619.21 135 -94 LAU May 21 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
10 H Kingborough 5.16.46.68.10 58 LOST Hobart City 3.23.79.1012.11 83 -25 KTO May 28 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
11 Kingborough       Bye        
12 H Kingborough 6.38.58.613.7 85 LOST Burnie Dockers 1.15.412.616.9 105 -20 KTO Jun 18 (Sat, 1:00) Scores
13 A Kingborough 1.35.57.910.12 72 LOST Clarence 4.311.413.719.13 127 -55 BEL Jun 25 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
14 A Kingborough 1.02.02.32.4 16 LOST Glenorchy 8.316.518.1029.14 188 -172 KGV Jul 3 (Sun, 1:00) Scores
15 H Kingborough 2.25.46.1110.12 72 LOST Devonport 5.615.817.822.13 145 -73 KTO Jul 9 (Sat, 1:00) Scores
16 A Kingborough 1.22.32.43.6 24 LOST North Launceston 4.511.1019.1530.19 199 -175 YOR Jul 16 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
17 A Kingborough 2.28.512.614.8 92 LOST Launceston 5.57.711.914.10 94 -2 WIN Jul 23 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
18 H Kingborough 5.66.97.109.13 67 LOST Lauderdale 0.11.65.1411.19 85 -18 KTO Jul 31 (Sun, 2:00) Scores
19 Kingborough       Bye        
20 H Kingborough 3.25.67.69.8 62 LOST Hobart City 2.47.79.1415.15 105 -43 KTO Aug 13 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
21 A Kingborough 0.12.24.34.5 29 LOST Glenorchy 6.112.1014.1721.22 148 -119 KGV Aug 19 (Fri, 6:30) Scores
 

Footnotes

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