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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) –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

CEO
Schemnitz, Leo; Joseph, Ron

President
Adams, Jack

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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1964 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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North Melbourne's 1964 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A North Melbourne 4.38.69.710.8 68 LOST Carlton 2.24.67.1010.16 76 -8 PRI Apr 18 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
2 H North Melbourne 0.16.57.58.13 61 LOST Melbourne 4.35.510.1111.11 77 -16 ARD Apr 25 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
3 A North Melbourne 6.19.415.619.7 121 WON Essendon 6.17.411.816.11 107 14 WIN May 2 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
4 H North Melbourne 0.38.711.914.15 99 WON Hawthorn 5.46.78.129.14 68 31 ARD May 9 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
5 H North Melbourne 0.33.810.1015.13 103 WON Footscray 1.73.117.127.14 56 47 ARD May 16 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
6 A North Melbourne 4.38.811.1513.17 95 WON Fitzroy 4.56.88.1010.18 78 17 BWS May 23 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
7 A North Melbourne 0.12.14.36.6 42 LOST Collingwood 5.512.1016.1522.18 150 -108 VIC May 30 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
8 H North Melbourne 2.26.67.910.9 69 LOST St. Kilda 4.86.119.1211.17 83 -14 ARD Jun 6 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
9 H North Melbourne 5.56.88.1310.15 75 WON South Melbourne 0.06.36.47.9 51 24 ARD Jun 15 (Mon, 2:15) Scores
10 A North Melbourne 0.13.65.710.12 72 LOST Geelong 1.35.311.711.8 74 -2 KAR Jun 27 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
11 A North Melbourne 2.24.26.410.5 65 WON Richmond 1.42.56.106.12 48 17 PUN Jul 4 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
12 H North Melbourne 2.13.56.116.12 48 WON Carlton 2.36.56.57.5 47 1 ARD Jul 11 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
13 A North Melbourne 1.54.104.116.15 51 LOST Melbourne 2.47.714.1118.15 123 -72 MCG Jul 18 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
14 H North Melbourne 3.34.75.137.14 56 LOST Essendon 2.25.46.712.13 85 -29 ARD Jul 25 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
15 A North Melbourne 2.03.73.75.8 38 LOST Hawthorn 3.33.47.57.7 49 -11 GLE Aug 1 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
16 A North Melbourne 1.02.12.34.3 27 LOST Footscray 0.53.78.710.8 68 -41 WES Aug 8 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
17 H North Melbourne 3.39.99.911.14 80 WON Fitzroy 2.34.48.612.7 79 1 ARD Aug 15 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
18 H North Melbourne 4.44.65.138.13 61 LOST Collingwood 1.15.48.414.8 92 -31 ARD Aug 22 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
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1964 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
35 Agrums, Peter 3                             3 1.0    
4 Allan, Barry 17                             9 0.5    
18 Allison, Tom 16                             9 0.6    
17 Aylett, Allen 11                             16 1.5    
23 Benton, Terry 8                             1 0.1    
10 Carr, Alan 11                             0 0.0    
19 Cheatley, Barry 16                             0 0.0    
24 Crosby, Roland 2                             0 0.0    
39 Davison, Peter 4                             0 0.0    
9 Dean, Ken 15                             0 0.0    
26 Delaland, Ken 1                             0 0.0    
33 Delanty, Mike 18                             2 0.1    
11 Dowdle, Mick 2                             0 0.0    
6 Dugdale, John 17                             46 2.7    
27 Dwyer, Laurie 10                             0 0.0    
29 Gaudion, Michael 18                             2 0.1    
13 Goode, Frank 7                             2 0.3    
42 Goode, Bob 3                             0 0.0    
36 Hallo, Dick 8                             0 0.0    
30 Harrison, Barry 1                             0 0.0    
3 Ibrahim, John 14                             19 1.4    
5 Jenkins, John 2                             0 0.0    
20 Karanicolas, Arthur 12                             7 0.6    
28 McAuliffe, Barry 2                             0 0.0    
1 McCarthy, Bernie 14                             11 0.8    
22 McGregor, Ian 1                             0 0.0    
12 O'Brien, Daryl 18                             0 0.0    
41 O'Donnell, Graeme 3                             1 0.3    
8 Palmer, Don 10                             2 0.2    
16 Pascoe, Bob 17                             17 1.0    
7 Perry, Adrian 7                             0 0.0    
14 Peterson, Viv 4                             3 0.8    
37 Pomeroy, Frank 10                             0 0.0    
21 Snell, Ken 11                             7 0.6    
15 Steward, Peter 1                             0 0.0    
2 Teasdale, Noel 14                             1 0.1    
32 Waddington, John 16                             0 0.0    
25 Wood, Maurie 16                             14 0.9    
Totals 360                             172 0.5    
 

Footnotes

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