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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
P. Hodyl

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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2018 Season (WAFL) Fixture

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Swan Districts' 2018 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Swan Districts 3.68.814.916.16 112 WON Perth 4.17.48.510.7 67 45 LAT Mar 31 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
2 H Swan Districts 4.17.59.815.12 102 WON Peel Thunder 2.46.510.913.10 88 14 BAS Apr 7 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
3 A Swan Districts 5.25.26.46.8 44 LOST Subiaco 3.39.514.1121.14 140 -96 LEE Apr 14 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
4 H Swan Districts 2.35.55.99.11 65 LOST West Perth 4.36.313.515.6 96 -31 BAS Apr 21 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
5 H Swan Districts 7.514.918.1222.17 149 WON East Fremantle 2.03.24.59.5 59 90 BAS Apr 28 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
6 A Swan Districts 2.35.69.814.10 94 LOST South Fremantle 4.69.611.1016.11 107 -13 FRE May 5 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
7 Swan Districts       Bye        
8 A Swan Districts 6.27.311.613.8 86 WON East Perth 2.05.35.511.7 73 13 LEE May 26 (Sat, 1:40) Scores
9 H Swan Districts 2.47.612.1017.13 115 WON Perth 8.112.413.413.7 85 30 BAS Jun 2 (Sat, 2:50) Scores
10 A Swan Districts 2.25.610.910.10 70 LOST Claremont 4.46.79.813.12 90 -20 CLM Jun 9 (Sat, 1:40) Scores
11 Swan Districts       Bye        
12 H Swan Districts 0.32.45.66.11 47 LOST Subiaco 6.312.717.919.15 129 -82 BAS Jun 23 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
13 A Swan Districts 1.04.17.49.6 60 LOST Peel Thunder 3.37.77.1110.18 78 -18 RUS Jun 30 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
14 H Swan Districts 1.15.58.711.11 77 LOST Perth 4.66.1212.1314.17 101 -24 BAS Jul 7 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
15 H Swan Districts 2.04.04.18.6 54 LOST East Perth 7.19.215.718.7 115 -61 BAS Jul 14 (Sat, 2:25) Scores
16 A Swan Districts 0.01.21.34.4 28 LOST West Perth 3.76.1011.1616.22 118 -90 AJO Jul 21 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
17 A Swan Districts 3.19.314.418.5 113 WON East Fremantle 4.26.39.512.7 79 34 EFO Jul 28 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
18 A Swan Districts 1.03.23.24.4 28 LOST Subiaco 3.53.78.1211.14 80 -52 LEE Aug 4 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
19 H Swan Districts 4.05.46.67.7 49 LOST South Fremantle 3.04.18.512.7 79 -30 BAS Aug 11 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
20 Swan Districts       Bye        
21 H Swan Districts 3.28.310.713.8 86 LOST Claremont 1.25.59.713.13 91 -5 BAS Aug 25 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
 

Footnotes

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