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KEY FACTS

Official name
Swan Districts Football Club

Known as
Swan Districts

Nickname
Swans

Formed
1934

Colours
Black and white

Associated clubs
Swan Districts Reserves; Swan Districts U19s; Swan Districts WFC

Affiliation (Current)
West Australian Football League (WAFL) 1934–2024

Home Ground
Bassendean Oval

WAFL Premierships
1961-62-63, 1982-83-84, 1990, 2010 (8 total)

Senior Premierships
R.P. Rodriguez Shield: 1962, 1965, 1974-5, 1980 (5 total)

Most Games
305 - Bill Walker (1961-1976)

Most Goals
555 - Eric Gorman (1961-1969)

League Top Goalkickers
M.George (90) 1974; S.Beasley (97) 1980; B.Hutton (83) 1984 (3 total)

Sandover Medalists
George Krepp 1935; Jim Davies 1944; Haydn Bunton 1962; Bill Walker 1965, 1966, 1967 & 1970; Phil Narkle 1982; Mick Grasso 1990; Jeremy Wasley 1996; Shane Beros 2003; Andrew Krakouer 2010; Samuel Fisher 2020 (10 medallists/13 medals)

Headquarters
Old Perth Road, Bassendean, WA 6054

Postal Address
PO Box 61, Bassendean, WA, 6054

Phone: (08) 9279 8700 

Email
reception@swandistrictsfc.com

Website
swandistrictsfc.com.au

President
J. Watterson

Swan Districts



Among the newcomers in 1961 to respond to the Bunton technique was rover Bill Walker, who would go on to become arguably the greatest player in the history of the club. Nevertheless, it was Bunton’s “genius (that was) solely responsible for the club’s dizzy climb from the bottom to the top of the premiership table in one winter”. Or perhaps, as one senior player archly put it, “He conned us into playing good football” ...

  • Swans might have been late arrivals in the WAFL but, as John Devaney writes, once they found their feet, they were hard to stop

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2002 Season (WAFL) Fixture

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Swan Districts' 2002 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Swan Districts 1.03.34.37.5 47 LOST Subiaco 1.51.104.157.18 60 -13 BAS Mar 30 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
2 Swan Districts       Bye        
3 H Swan Districts 3.24.35.79.7 61 LOST East Perth 2.16.48.713.12 90 -29 BAS Apr 13 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
4 A Swan Districts 1.32.84.107.15 57 LOST East Fremantle 3.25.68.1412.16 88 -31 EFO Apr 20 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
5 H Swan Districts 2.13.34.46.4 40 LOST Perth 5.27.610.813.11 89 -49 BAS Apr 27 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
6 A Swan Districts 0.27.78.99.10 64 LOST Claremont 5.27.311.616.9 105 -41 CLM May 4 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
7 H Swan Districts 4.211.1012.1115.14 104 WON Peel Thunder 7.49.514.915.12 102 2 BAS May 11 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
8 A Swan Districts 2.14.55.810.11 71 LOST South Fremantle 6.27.313.617.8 110 -39 WIC May 18 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
9 H Swan Districts 2.06.28.613.9 87 LOST West Perth 4.510.912.1316.15 111 -24 BAS May 25 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
10 A Swan Districts 0.21.63.83.11 29 LOST Subiaco 5.57.613.819.11 125 -96 SUB Jun 1 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
11 Swan Districts       Bye        
12 A Swan Districts 1.44.76.87.10 52 LOST East Perth 5.39.615.1022.13 145 -93 LEE Jun 22 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
13 H Swan Districts 2.34.49.79.7 61 LOST East Fremantle 4.18.59.517.10 112 -51 BAS Jun 29 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
14 A Swan Districts 1.42.66.611.7 73 LOST Perth 2.44.79.1014.14 98 -25 LAT Jul 6 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
15 A Swan Districts 3.44.47.89.9 63 LOST Claremont 1.54.65.99.12 66 -3 NEW Jul 13 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
16 A Swan Districts 2.25.48.612.7 79 LOST Peel Thunder 4.212.416.620.7 127 -48 RUS Jul 20 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
17 H Swan Districts 4.68.1110.1111.14 80 LOST South Fremantle 1.55.78.1311.16 82 -2 BAS Jul 28 (Sun, 12:00) Scores
18 A Swan Districts 2.32.64.108.15 63 LOST West Perth 3.05.39.315.4 94 -31 AJO Aug 4 (Sun, 12:00) Scores
19 H Swan Districts 1.03.35.37.5 47 LOST Subiaco 3.24.35.910.10 70 -23 BAS Aug 10 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
20 Swan Districts       Bye        
21 A Swan Districts 0.13.83.104.12 36 LOST East Perth 6.79.914.1418.17 125 -89 LEE Aug 24 (Sat, 12:00) Scores
 

Footnotes

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