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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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2006 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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North Melbourne's 2006 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A North Melbourne 3.38.614.1019.14 128 WON Port Adelaide 5.38.511.613.9 87 41 FBP Apr 1 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
2 A North Melbourne 3.27.47.810.9 69 LOST Geelong 6.311.418.622.6 138 -69 KAR Apr 8 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
3 H North Melbourne 2.35.48.611.10 76 LOST Collingwood 3.39.516.1223.15 153 -77 DOC Apr 17 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
4 H North Melbourne 4.57.68.1010.11 71 LOST West Coast 3.16.510.614.11 95 -24 MAN Apr 23 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
5 A North Melbourne 2.43.99.1212.14 86 LOST Melbourne 1.37.59.913.12 90 -4 MCG Apr 29 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
6 H North Melbourne 1.26.611.1015.12 102 WON Hawthorn 4.47.810.1111.14 80 22 DOC May 7 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
7 H North Melbourne 1.15.36.59.6 60 LOST Adelaide 9.29.313.618.8 116 -56 DOC May 14 (Sun, 3:10) Scores
8 A North Melbourne 1.55.75.96.13 49 LOST Fremantle 2.35.49.413.6 84 -35 SUB May 20 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 A North Melbourne 1.35.86.88.9 57 LOST St. Kilda 4.46.78.1110.14 74 -17 DOC May 28 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
10 H North Melbourne 0.67.1012.1114.14 98 LOST Sydney 5.37.311.616.9 105 -7 MAN Jun 4 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
11 A North Melbourne 3.64.98.109.13 67 LOST Richmond 3.27.513.815.12 102 -35 MCG Jun 10 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
12 H North Melbourne 4.28.612.818.13 121 WON Carlton 4.46.614.815.12 102 19 DOC Jun 23 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
13 H North Melbourne 4.45.812.914.12 96 WON Essendon 2.36.79.813.11 89 7 DOC Jun 30 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
14 A North Melbourne 4.27.710.1313.16 94 WON Western Bulldogs 2.34.710.812.10 82 12 MCG Jul 9 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
15 H North Melbourne 4.47.128.1611.18 84 LOST Brisbane 2.35.57.912.13 85 -1 DOC Jul 15 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
16 A North Melbourne 1.34.46.87.10 52 LOST Adelaide 4.37.614.719.10 124 -72 FBP Jul 21 (Fri, 8:10) Scores
17 H North Melbourne 6.19.311.913.12 90 WON Geelong 2.23.65.78.12 60 30 MAN Jul 30 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
18 H North Melbourne 2.54.98.1012.12 84 WON Port Adelaide 2.23.56.109.11 65 19 DOC Aug 6 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
19 A North Melbourne 4.38.611.712.9 81 LOST West Coast 7.58.712.1414.23 107 -26 SUB Aug 12 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
20 H North Melbourne 4.39.611.812.10 82 LOST Melbourne 2.36.414.920.12 132 -50 MCG Aug 20 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
21 A North Melbourne 4.24.34.84.12 36 LOST Hawthorn 2.44.85.117.16 58 -22 YOR Aug 26 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
22 A North Melbourne 3.45.57.910.11 71 LOST Collingwood 3.36.710.1320.19 139 -68 MCG Sep 3 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
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2006 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
11 Archer, Glenn 15 176 11.7 39 2.6 215 14.3 87 5.8 3 0.2 35 2.3 12 12 1 0.1 1 7
16 Brown, Leigh 21 163 7.8 126 6.0 289 13.8 117 5.6 13 0.6 30 1.4 13 19 8 0.4 5 53
24 Firrito, Michael 17 130 7.6 107 6.3 237 13.9 75 4.4 6 0.4 44 2.6 15 11 3 0.2 5 23
38 Gibson, Josh 11 73 6.6 68 6.2 141 12.8 32 2.9 0 0.0 24 2.2 15 12 0 0.0 2 2
6 Grant, Shannon 18 247 13.7 109 6.1 356 19.8 127 7.1 0 0.0 31 1.7 8 10 21 1.2 18 144
15 Green, Kasey 22 169 7.7 118 5.4 287 13.0 108 4.9 1 0.0 28 1.3 9 17 13 0.6 11 89
31 Hale, David 22 166 7.5 84 3.8 250 11.4 120 5.5 243 11.0 42 1.9 18 16 11 0.5 12 78
39 Harding, Leigh 19 164 8.6 54 2.8 218 11.5 88 4.6 0 0.0 38 2.0 20 15 22 1.2 18 150
4 Harris, Daniel 22 213 9.7 215 9.8 428 19.5 89 4.0 4 0.2 109 5.0 26 13 5 0.2 4 34
29 Harvey, Brent 22 335 15.2 195 8.9 530 24.1 122 5.5 0 0.0 46 2.1 19 12 17 0.8 11 113
2 Hay, Jonathan 8 37 4.6 35 4.4 72 9.0 32 4.0 4 0.5 6 0.8 1 3 0 0.0 0 0
22 Jones, Chad 3 10 3.3 8 2.7 18 6.0 11 3.7 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 1 0 0.0 0 0
21 Jones, Corey 22 265 12.0 131 6.0 396 18.0 114 5.2 8 0.4 68 3.1 39 15 22 1.0 20 152
40 LeCras, Brent 2 12 6.0 7 3.5 19 9.5 11 5.5 0 0.0 2 1.0 0 0 0 0.0 2 2
25 Lower, Ed 4 16 4.0 14 3.5 30 7.5 10 2.5 1 0.3 10 2.5 3 1 1 0.3 1 7
35 Makepeace, Troy 12 123 10.3 66 5.5 189 15.8 70 5.8 0 0.0 29 2.4 7 5 4 0.3 2 26
5 McConnell, Daniel 4 40 10.0 30 7.5 70 17.5 26 6.5 0 0.0 7 1.8 1 3 0 0.0 0 0
1 McIntosh, Hamish 17 105 6.2 65 3.8 170 10.0 72 4.2 127 7.5 11 0.6 14 6 8 0.5 5 53
18 Moran, Brad 2 17 8.5 14 7.0 31 15.5 12 6.0 12 6.0 5 2.5 2 1 0 0.0 0 0
37 Perry, Joel 8 48 6.0 50 6.3 98 12.3 32 4.0 1 0.1 6 0.8 3 6 0 0.0 0 0
20 Petrie, Drew 21 208 9.9 104 5.0 312 14.9 158 7.5 87 4.1 54 2.6 27 16 4 0.2 3 27
30 Pratt, Daniel 18 206 11.4 63 3.5 269 14.9 130 7.2 0 0.0 29 1.6 14 8 3 0.2 3 21
3 Rawlings, Brady 22 241 11.0 197 9.0 438 19.9 109 5.0 0 0.0 52 2.4 13 7 4 0.2 5 29
27 Rawlings, Jade 3 25 8.3 10 3.3 35 11.7 25 8.3 0 0.0 1 0.3 2 2 2 0.7 1 13
26 Rocca, Sav 9 67 7.4 9 1.0 76 8.4 54 6.0 11 1.2 5 0.6 2 6 20 2.2 12 132
32 Sansbury, Eddie 7 47 6.7 52 7.4 99 14.1 30 4.3 0 0.0 14 2.0 3 5 1 0.1 1 7
34 Schwarze, Ben 11 81 7.4 50 4.5 131 11.9 53 4.8 1 0.1 13 1.2 4 8 2 0.2 3 15
7 Simpson, Adam 19 226 11.9 210 11.1 436 22.9 96 5.1 16 0.8 58 3.1 19 9 2 0.1 2 14
9 Sinclair, Jess 21 296 14.1 175 8.3 471 22.4 135 6.4 2 0.1 53 2.5 12 17 3 0.1 1 19
19 Swallow, Andrew 12 87 7.3 63 5.3 150 12.5 34 2.8 0 0.0 45 3.8 19 8 2 0.2 5 17
23 Thompson, Nathan 22 192 8.7 43 2.0 235 10.7 152 6.9 5 0.2 24 1.1 20 16 54 2.5 40 364
12 Thurley, Cameron 5 21 4.2 15 3.0 36 7.2 14 2.8 0 0.0 10 2.0 5 1 0 0.0 2 2
13 Trotter, David 2 10 5.0 3 1.5 13 6.5 2 1.0 0 0.0 5 2.5 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
14 Urch, Callum 2 8 4.0 4 2.0 12 6.0 6 3.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 1 1 0.5 1 7
36 Watt, Shannon 17 133 7.8 69 4.1 202 11.9 87 5.1 1 0.1 15 0.9 8 6 4 0.2 0 24
8 Wells, Daniel 22 227 10.3 180 8.2 407 18.5 81 3.7 4 0.2 53 2.4 14 5 11 0.5 7 73
Totals 484 4584 9.5 2782 5.7 7366 15.2 2521 5.2 550 1.1 1005 2.1 388 293 249 0.5 203 1697
 

Footnotes

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