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KEY FACTS

Official name
Launceston Football Club

Known as
Launceston

Nickname
Blues

Formed
1875 (merged with Tamar Rowing Club in 1888)

Colours
Dark navy blue and white

Associated clubs
Launceston Reserves; Launceston WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Tasmanian State League (TSL) 1994–1997, 2009–2024

Affiliations (Historical)
Northern Football Association (NFA) 1882–1885; Northern Tasmanian Football Association (Original) (NTFA) 1886–1986; North West Football League (NWFL) 1987–1993, 1998–2008

Home Ground
Windsor Park

Senior Premierships
NTFL/A - 1888-9, 1892-3-4, 1897, 1899, 1900, 1909, 1913, 1920, 1924, 1926, 1929, 1933-4-5-6-7-8, 1940, 1945, 1951, 1969, 1976, 1985, 2006-7-8 (29 total); TSL - 2011, 2020-22 (4 total); Tasmanian State Premierships - 1933-4-5, 1937-8 (5 total)

Most Games
252 by Paul Ellis from 1973 to 1985

Headquarters
Windsor Park Complex, 432 West Tamar Rd, Riverside, TAS 7250

Postal Address
PO Box 1277 Launceston, TAS, 7250

Phone: (03) 6327 3424 

Email
generalmanager@launcestonfc.com.au

Website
launcestonfc.com.au

CEO
R. E. Marriner

President
W. H. Raymond

Launceston



"The Launceston teams of the 1930s were some of the finest ever to grace Tasmanian football ovals."

John Devaney looks back at the long and illustrious history of the Launceston Football Club.

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1941 Season (NTFA) Fixture

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Launceston's 1941 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Launceston 2.25.35.47.6 48 LOST City 2.36.128.1812.24 96 -48 YOR Apr 26 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 A Launceston 2.24.38.612.9 81 LOST Longford 4.36.1012.1618.20 128 -47 LON May 3 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
 

Footnotes

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