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KEY FACTS

Official name
Swan Districts Football Club

Known as
Swan Districts

Formed
1934

Colours
Black and white

Emblem
Swans

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

Affiliation (Current)
West Australian Football League (WAFL) 1934–2019

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 (9 medallists/12 medals)

Postal Address
PO Box 61, Bassendean, WA, 6054

Website
swandistrictsfc.com.au

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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2019 Season (WAFL) Fixture

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Swan Districts' 2019 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Swan Districts 1.42.56.67.7 49 LOST South Fremantle 1.23.36.38.5 53 -4 BAS Apr 6 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
2 A Swan Districts 3.25.27.47.6 48 LOST East Perth 2.34.75.97.14 56 -8 LEE Apr 13 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
3 H Swan Districts 0.32.94.148.17 65 LOST Perth 5.37.58.611.8 74 -9 BAS Apr 20 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
4 A Swan Districts 5.37.611.1116.12 108 WON West Perth 2.05.27.310.4 64 44 AJO Apr 27 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
5 H Swan Districts 1.34.49.59.7 61 LOST Subiaco 2.44.56.711.13 79 -18 BAS May 4 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
6 H Swan Districts 1.43.77.1010.12 72 LOST East Fremantle 3.37.58.613.8 86 -14 BAS May 18 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
7 H Swan Districts 3.25.38.710.10 70 WON West Coast Reserves 0.52.75.77.14 56 14 BAS May 25 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
8 A Swan Districts 4.37.610.611.8 74 LOST Perth 3.25.29.611.14 80 -6 LAT Jun 1 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
9 Swan Districts       Bye        
10 H Swan Districts 3.44.55.56.5 41 LOST Claremont 0.33.35.611.9 75 -34 BAS Jun 16 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
11 H Swan Districts 2.15.18.38.4 52 LOST West Perth 6.410.714.816.13 109 -57 BAS Jun 22 (Sat, 2:25) Scores
12 A Swan Districts 0.11.23.37.4 46 LOST Peel Thunder 6.49.415.919.11 125 -79 RUS Jun 29 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
13 H Swan Districts 4.17.27.58.9 57 LOST East Perth 1.34.78.148.17 65 -8 BAS Jul 6 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
14 A Swan Districts 0.21.53.93.12 30 LOST East Fremantle 1.44.55.68.11 59 -29 EFO Jul 13 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
15 Swan Districts       Bye        
16 A Swan Districts        vs South Fremantle          FRE Jul 27 (Sat, 2:15)  
17 H Swan Districts        vs West Coast Reserves          BAS Aug 3 (Sat, 2:15)  
18 A Swan Districts        vs Subiaco          LEE Aug 10 (Sat, 2:15)  
19 H Swan Districts        vs Peel Thunder          BAS Aug 17 (Sat, 2:15)  
20 A Swan Districts        vs Claremont          CLM Aug 24 (Sat, 2:15)  
 

Footnotes

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