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KEY FACTS

Official name
North Melbourne Football Club

Known as
North Melbourne

Nickname
Kangaroos

Former name
Hotham

Former name date
1888-01-01

Formed
1869 (disbanded 1907; reformed 1908; disbanded 1921; reformed 1922)

Colours
Royal blue and white

Associated clubs
Werribee; North Melbourne Reserves; North Melbourne WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1925–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1924

Home Ground
Docklands

AFL Premierships
1996, 1999 (2 total)

VFL Premierships
1975, 1977 (2 total)

VFA Premierships
1903-4, 1910, 1914-15, 1918 (6 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia - 1975 (1 total); VFL/AFL Night Series - 1965-6, 1980, 1995, 1998 (5 total); McClelland Trophy - 1976, 1978, 1983, 1998 (4 total)

Most Games
432 - Brent Harvey (1996-2016)

Most Goals
671 - Wayne Carey (1989-2001)

League Top Goalkickers
D.Wade (103) 1974; M.Blight (103) 1982; J.Longmire (98) 1990 (3 total)

Brownlow Medalists
Noel Teasdale 1965; Keith Greig 1973 & 1974; Malcolm Blight 1978; Ross Glendinning 1983 (4 medallists/5 medals)

Headquarters
204-206 Arden St, North Melbourne, VIC 3051

Phone: (03) 9320 2400 

Email
info@nmfc.com.au

Website
nmfc.com.au

North Melbourne



"With former playing hero Allen Aylett now spearheading the club's administration as a radical and forward thinking president, in 1971 North Melbourne audaciously announced a 'Five Year Plan' to secure a VFL premiership ... Every aspect of the club's operation came under intense analysis with a view to trimming the fat and maximising efficiency. Nevertheless, it is doubtful if such measures alone would have been sufficient to propel the team which won just one game in 1972 (earning an inevitable wooden spoon) to a remarkable four consecutive grand finals for two flags between 1974 and 1977..."

John Devaney explains how a rule change helped the Kangaroos break through to win their first flag

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1932 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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North Melbourne's 1932 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A North Melbourne 3.56.79.1111.12 78 LOST Geelong 2.35.1012.1314.21 105 -27 COR Apr 30 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
2 H North Melbourne 5.510.612.1114.12 96 LOST Essendon 2.27.610.1116.17 113 -17 ARD May 7 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
3 A North Melbourne 5.210.611.617.11 113 WON Fitzroy 5.29.510.1413.16 94 19 BWS May 14 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
4 H North Melbourne 7.77.78.149.16 70 LOST South Melbourne 2.05.38.511.7 73 -3 ARD May 21 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 H North Melbourne 6.310.414.718.10 118 WON Melbourne 5.38.1010.1212.16 88 30 ARD May 28 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
6 A North Melbourne 3.49.612.1216.14 110 WON St. Kilda 6.111.314.516.9 105 5 JUN Jun 4 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
7 H North Melbourne 3.06.18.39.8 62 LOST Footscray 4.47.512.1113.13 91 -29 ARD Jun 18 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
8 H North Melbourne 3.06.38.411.7 73 LOST Carlton 4.46.813.1214.16 100 -27 ARD Jun 25 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
9 A North Melbourne 3.25.29.513.9 87 LOST Collingwood 2.49.511.619.12 126 -39 VIC Jul 2 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
10 H North Melbourne 1.27.119.1714.22 106 WON Hawthorn 3.43.57.88.11 59 47 ARD Jul 9 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
11 A North Melbourne 0.13.43.66.7 43 LOST Richmond 2.23.46.98.10 58 -15 PUN Jul 16 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
12 H North Melbourne 2.13.74.96.14 50 LOST Geelong 3.26.48.614.10 94 -44 ARD Jul 23 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
13 A North Melbourne 3.17.211.215.2 92 LOST Essendon 4.18.711.1014.14 98 -6 WIN Jul 30 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
14 H North Melbourne 3.65.610.1212.17 89 WON Fitzroy 2.25.65.610.8 68 21 ARD Aug 6 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
15 A North Melbourne 0.21.62.84.11 35 LOST South Melbourne 3.35.65.109.13 67 -32 LAK Aug 13 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 A North Melbourne 2.25.89.1716.22 118 WON Melbourne 3.35.611.814.9 93 25 MCG Aug 20 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
17 H North Melbourne 3.103.1412.1914.21 105 WON St. Kilda 3.17.410.613.7 85 20 ARD Aug 27 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
18 A North Melbourne 1.07.89.1112.18 90 WON Footscray 5.45.68.89.10 64 26 WES Sep 3 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
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1932 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
29 Adamson, Jimmy 2                             0 0.0    
16 Allen, Les 16 31 15.5         6 3.0         8 4 38 2.4 2 230
4 Baker, Selwyn 14 43 14.3         9 3.0         6 6 27 1.9 0 162
5 Barker Jnr, Syd 6 7 7.0         2 2.0         1 2 1 0.2 0 6
40 Batchelor, Arthur 3                             0 0.0    
34 Bracken, Ken 1                             0 0.0    
20 Cameron, Charlie 18 82 27.3         20 6.7         25 7 0 0.0 0 0
41 Carroll, Hugh 9 14 14.0         3 3.0         3 2 1 0.1 1 7
17 Carter, Wally 9 40 20.0         9 4.5         16 7 1 0.1 0 6
16 Cooke, Ed 3 1 1.0         2 2.0         1 2 0 0.0 0 0
39 Cusack, Ted 2 9 9.0         3 3.0         1 1 2 1.0 1 13
7 Donnellan, Frank 7 16 8.0         2 1.0         10 2 0 0.0 0 0
25 Dowd, Dinny 2                             0 0.0    
10 Dunne, Tom 7                             0 0.0    
Edwards, Johnny 1                             0 0.0    
30 Fitzmaurice, Tom 17 29 9.7         9 3.0         6 9 62 3.6 8 380
14 Gaudion, Charlie 10 19 9.5         7 3.5         3 3 4 0.4 0 24
9 Gregory, Johnny 17 51 17.0         6 2.0         13 8 1 0.1 0 6
13 Huggins, Neville 18 56 18.7         10 3.3         9 11 2 0.1 2 14
8 Jackson, Ray 14 26 8.7         4 1.3         7 3 1 0.1 0 6
2 Jerram, George 17 43 14.3         15 5.0         8 5 0 0.0 0 0
6 Leather, Tom 11 24 12.0         5 2.5         5 8 9 0.8 3 57
33 Lewis, Bill 3                             0 0.0    
1 Lewis, Johnny 17 61 20.3         38 12.7         10 8 21 1.2 2 128
26 Llewellyn, Ted 13 27 13.5         8 4.0         4 8 6 0.5 0 36
18 Lynch, Jack 7 18 18.0         5 5.0         6 1 5 0.7 4 34
40 Mathews, Bob 12 25 12.5         3 1.5         17 3 0 0.0 0 0
19 Millen, Max 8                             7 0.9    
37 Morgan, Frank 2                             0 0.0    
48 Paterson, Jack 15 46 15.3         7 2.3         9 13 16 1.1 3 99
44 Pearce, Frank 16 27 9.0         4 1.3         9 6 1 0.1 0 6
12 Smith, Jack 12 29 14.5         8 4.0         3 12 5 0.4 2 32
35 Taylor, Dick 14 23 11.5         9 4.5         7 5 5 0.4 2 32
31 Webb, Jack 1                             0 0.0    
27 Welsh, Jack 12 32 10.7         4 1.3         7 3 2 0.2 0 12
18 Whittam, Ben 1                             0 0.0    
3 Wrout, Jack 5 2 2.0         0 0.0         0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Totals 342                             217 0.6    
 

Footnotes

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