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KEY FACTS

Official name
Williamstown Football Club

Known as
Williamstown

Nickname
Seagulls

Nickname
Villagers

Formed
1864 (merged with South Williamstown 1888)

Colours
Royal blue and yellow

Associated clubs
Williamstown Reserves; Williamstown WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Victorian Football League (VFL) 1996–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1884–1995

Home Ground
Williamstown Cricket Ground

VFL Premierships
2003, 2015 (2 total)

VFA Premierships
1907, 1921, 1939, 1945, 1949, 1954-5-6,1958-9, 1986, 1990 (12 total); Division Two - 1969, 1976 (2 total)

Senior Premierships
Foxtel Cup - 2011, 2014 (2 total)

Most Games
217 - Ben Jolley (2008-2018)

Most Goals
672 - Ron Todd (1940-1949)

Championships and Trophies
Recorder Cup: Charlie Stanbridge 1933, Neville Huggins 1937, Arthur Cutting 1938, Des Fothergill 1941 (4 total); VFA Medal: Charlie Stanbridge 1933, Fred Brooks 1935, Neville Huggins 1936 & 1937, Arthur Cutting 1938 & 1939, Des Fothergill 1941 (5 medallists/7 medals); Liston Trophy: John Martin 1956, Barry Round 1987, Brett McTaggart 1988, Saade Ghazi 1989, Paul Dooley 1996, Michael Gibbons 2016 & 2018 (6 Medallists/7 Medals); Field Medal (Division 2): Ian Nankervis 1968, Colin Boyd 1976 (2 total)

Headquarters
1 Mason St, Newport, VIC 3015

Postal Address
PO Box 307, Williamstown, VIC, 3016

Phone: (03) 9391 0309 

Email
bcurry@williamstownfc.com.au

Website
williamstownfc.com.au

Williamstown



"Its greatest era came during the 1950s when it engaged in numerous memorable tussles with perennial rivals Port Melbourne, more often than not emerging on the winning side, at any rate when it really counted. Indeed, the three year period between 1954 and 1956 was, as far as Town supporters are concerned, the closest thing to heaven on earth imaginable. Each year the grand final pitted Williamstown against the Borough; each year the Borough were heavily favoured to win; and each year Williamstown defied the odds to claim the flag."

John Devaney looks back at the history of the Williamstown Football Club.

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2022 Season (VFL) Fixture

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Williamstown's 2022 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Williamstown 3.45.96.1211.12 78 LOST North Melbourne Reserves 3.48.614.1015.12 102 -24 ARD Mar 27 (Sun, 4:05) Scores
2 A Williamstown 1.04.16.210.2 62 LOST Southport 5.26.616.718.11 119 -57 FRH Apr 2 (Sat, 1:05) Scores
3 H Williamstown 3.36.58.69.11 65 LOST Casey 5.36.411.915.10 100 -35 WCG Apr 9 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
4 H Williamstown 1.23.26.39.4 58 LOST Werribee 4.25.86.128.17 65 -7 WCG Apr 15 (Fri, 1:05) Scores
5 Williamstown       Bye        
6 A Williamstown 2.74.104.156.18 54 LOST Geelong Reserves 4.07.19.510.6 66 -12 KAR May 1 (Sun, 12:00) Scores
7 H Williamstown 2.35.39.712.9 81 WON Gold Coast Reserves 2.33.93.109.17 71 10 WCG May 7 (Sat, 2:05) Scores
8 H Williamstown 0.30.91.113.16 34 LOST Frankston 3.43.77.1210.15 75 -41 WCG May 14 (Sat, 7:35) Scores
9 A Williamstown 1.14.64.85.12 42 LOST Brisbane Reserves 1.33.55.76.8 44 -2 MBC May 21 (Sat, 1:35) Scores
10 H Williamstown 4.15.36.58.7 55 LOST Footscray 5.19.116.419.7 121 -66 WCG May 28 (Sat, 2:05) Scores
11 A Williamstown 2.12.34.96.14 50 LOST Port Melbourne 3.14.58.510.9 69 -19 NPO Jun 5 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
12 Williamstown       Bye        
13 A Williamstown 2.44.55.77.8 50 LOST Sydney Reserves 6.213.517.924.17 161 -111 BKT Jun 19 (Sun, 11:35) Scores
14 H Williamstown 3.25.47.810.12 72 LOST Essendon Reserves 3.28.513.816.14 110 -38 WCG Jun 25 (Sat, 3:05) Scores
15 A Williamstown        vs Northern Bullants          PRE Jul 3 (Sun, 2:15)  
16 H Williamstown        vs GWS Reserves          WCG Jul 10 (Sun, 1:05)  
17 Williamstown       Bye        
18 A Williamstown        vs Richmond Reserves          PUN Jul 23 (Sat, 2:10)  
19 H Williamstown        vs Carlton Reserves          TBC Jul 30 (Sat, 2:10)  
20 A Williamstown        vs Collingwood Reserves          TBC Aug 6 (Sat, 2:10)  
21 Williamstown       Bye        
22 H Williamstown        vs Sandringham          TBC Aug 22 (Mon, 2:10)  
 

Footnotes

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