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AFL - KEY FACTS

Official name
Australian Football League

Known as
AFL

Former name
Victorian Football League (V/AFL), 1897-1989

Duration
1897–2022

Headquarters
140 Harbour Esplanade, Docklands, VIC, 3008

Phone
1300 722 515

Website
afl.com.au

Affiliated competitions (Current)
Premiership Season 1897-2022; Women's Premiership Season 2017-2022; Women's Under-18 Championships 2010-2022; Night/Pre-Season Competition 1956-2022; Under-19 Championships 1953-2022

Affiliated competitions (Historical)
AFLX 2018-2019; Women's Winter Series 2018-2019; Women's Exhibition Series 2013-2016; Reserves 1919-1999; Under 19s 1946-1991


Premiership Season

Official Name
V/AFL Premiership Season

Duration
1897–2022

Affiliated clubs (Current)
Carlton (VIC) 1897-2022; Collingwood (VIC) 1897-2022; Essendon (VIC) 1897-2022; Geelong (VIC) 1897-2022; Melbourne (VIC) 1897-2022; Sydney (VIC) 1897-2022; St. Kilda (VIC) 1897-2022; Richmond (VIC) 1908-2022; North Melbourne (VIC) 1925-2022; Western Bulldogs (VIC) 1925-2022; Hawthorn (VIC) 1925-2022; Brisbane (QLD) 1987-2022; West Coast (WA) 1987-2022; Adelaide (SA) 1991-2022; Fremantle (WA) 1995-2022; Port Adelaide (SA) 1997-2022; Gold Coast (QLD) 2011-2022; Greater Western Sydney (NSW) 2012-2022

Affiliated clubs (Historical)
Fitzroy (VIC) 1897-1996; University (VIC) 1908-1914

Affiliated grounds (Current)
Adelaide Oval; Bellerive Oval; Carrara Stadium; Cazaly's Stadium; Docklands; Eureka Stadium; Gabba; Kardinia Park; M.C.G.; Manuka Oval; Marrara Stadium; Perth Stadium; S.C.G.; Stadium Australia; Sydney Showground; Traeger Park; York Park

Affiliated grounds (Historical)
Albury; Arden Street; Blacktown; Brisbane Exhibition Ground; Brunswick Street; Canberra Stadium; Coburg City Oval; Corio Oval; East Melbourne; Euroa Memorial Oval; Football Park; Glenferrie Oval; Jiangwan Stadium; Junction Oval; Lake Oval; Moorabbin Oval; North Hobart Oval; Olympic Park; Princes Park; Punt Road; Riverway Stadium; Subiaco Oval; Toorak Park; Victoria Park; W.A.C.A.; Waverley Park; Wellington Stadium; Whitten Oval; Windy Hill; Yallourn Oval; Yarraville Oval

1983 V/AFL Premiership Season

 
 

1983 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 North Melbourne 22 16 6 0 2789 2183 127.76 64
2 Hawthorn 22 15 7 0 2675 2078 128.73 60
3 Fitzroy 22 15 7 0 2608 2059 126.66 60
4 Essendon 22 15 7 0 2664 2215 120.27 60
5 Carlton 22 13 9 0 2360 2244 105.17 52
6 Collingwood 22 12 10 0 2315 2247 103.03 48
7 Footscray 22 10 12 0 2102 2428 86.57 40
8 Melbourne 22 9 13 0 2220 2557 86.82 36
9 Geelong 22 8 14 0 1932 2197 87.94 32
10 Richmond 22 7 15 0 2124 2392 88.80 28
11 Sydney 22 7 15 0 2068 2670 77.45 28
12 St. Kilda 22 5 17 0 2150 2737 78.55 20
  H&A 132 132 132 0 28007 28007 100.00 528
  Finals 6 6 6 0 1215 1215 100.00 24
  Total 138 138 138 0 29222 29222 100.00 552

1983 Round by Round

Round 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | EF | QF | 1SF | 2SF | PF | GF

Round 1[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton4.08.613.920.16 136 Sat 26-Mar-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park28,498
Richmond4.37.410.911.10 76 Carlton won by 60 points[Stats]
Fitzroy1.45.1010.1216.16 112 Sat 26-Mar-1983 2:10 pm Junction Oval15,626
Hawthorn6.312.417.820.11 131 Hawthorn won by 19 points[Stats]
Geelong3.25.108.1415.16 106 Sat 26-Mar-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park18,377
Footscray3.25.39.811.9 75 Geelong won by 31 points[Stats]
Melbourne6.212.317.719.11 125 Sat 26-Mar-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.72,274
Collingwood5.79.1015.1220.15 135 Collingwood won by 10 points[Stats]
North Melbourne3.36.78.1114.16 100 Sat 26-Mar-1983 2:10 pm Arden Street18,496
St. Kilda4.28.511.1112.15 87 North Melbourne won by 13 points[Stats]
Sydney8.210.414.717.9 111 Sun 27-Mar-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.11,916
Essendon0.27.912.1515.20 110 Sydney won by 1 point[Stats]

Round 2[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood2.35.59.914.12 96 Sat 2-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Victoria Park34,751
Geelong7.29.512.915.11 101 Geelong won by 5 points[Stats]
Richmond3.25.610.915.10 100 Sat 2-Apr-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.41,889
Melbourne2.110.512.818.11 119 Melbourne won by 19 points[Stats]
Footscray3.29.912.1214.15 99 Sat 2-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Western Oval20,414
Carlton6.47.811.1012.10 82 Footscray won by 17 points[Stats]
Essendon5.57.712.920.11 131 Mon 4-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Windy Hill28,071
St. Kilda1.22.46.1010.10 70 Essendon won by 61 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.65.118.159.16 70 Mon 4-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park16,295
Sydney3.33.75.105.15 45 Hawthorn won by 25 points[Stats]
North Melbourne1.21.42.56.7 43 Mon 4-Apr-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park23,788
Fitzroy1.45.116.1112.16 88 Fitzroy won by 45 points[Stats]

Round 3[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton3.104.129.1613.19 97 Sat 9-Apr-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park69,596
Collingwood1.46.79.1511.21 87 Carlton won by 10 points[Stats]
Fitzroy1.36.98.1114.13 97 Sat 9-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Junction Oval21,478
Essendon2.75.76.127.14 56 Fitzroy won by 41 points[Stats]
Geelong2.33.97.1113.16 94 Sat 9-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Kardinia Park21,269
Richmond3.33.45.66.10 46 Geelong won by 48 points[Stats]
St. Kilda3.14.46.46.6 42 Sat 9-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Moorabbin Oval19,227
Hawthorn4.312.617.1026.15 171 Hawthorn won by 129 points[Stats]
Footscray8.59.710.1116.15 111 Sat 9-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Western Oval20,485
Melbourne2.34.78.911.13 79 Footscray won by 32 points[Stats]
Sydney2.44.85.105.15 45 Sun 10-Apr-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.11,831
North Melbourne5.712.1220.1827.23 185 North Melbourne won by 140 points[Stats]

Round 4[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon2.69.1319.1720.21 141 Sat 16-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Windy Hill28,250
Collingwood5.36.79.1017.15 117 Essendon won by 24 points[Stats]
Fitzroy3.66.118.1717.23 125 Sat 16-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Junction Oval10,738
Sydney0.71.114.146.16 52 Fitzroy won by 73 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.43.117.1912.25 97 Sat 16-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park16,504
Footscray4.58.89.1517.16 118 Footscray won by 21 points[Stats]
Melbourne4.29.211.613.12 90 Sat 16-Apr-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.38,544
Carlton1.66.1313.1414.15 99 Carlton won by 9 points[Stats]
North Melbourne1.36.912.1218.19 127 Sat 16-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Arden Street14,970
Richmond5.58.710.1614.19 103 North Melbourne won by 24 points[Stats]
St. Kilda5.27.48.711.13 79 Sat 16-Apr-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park20,826
Geelong2.47.510.913.12 90 Geelong won by 11 points[Stats]

Round 5[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton2.46.77.119.11 65 Sat 23-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park25,789
Fitzroy1.76.914.1318.17 125 Fitzroy won by 60 points[Stats]
Collingwood3.34.105.149.19 73 Sat 23-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Victoria Park28,506
Hawthorn5.17.812.914.11 95 Hawthorn won by 22 points[Stats]
Sydney8.313.817.1224.16 160 Sun 24-Apr-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.11,276
St. Kilda4.48.816.1021.11 137 Sydney won by 23 points[Stats]
Essendon4.210.614.720.8 128 Mon 25-Apr-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park47,722
North Melbourne2.66.1014.1517.21 123 Essendon won by 5 points[Stats]
Geelong7.210.413.816.14 110 Mon 25-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Kardinia Park28,591
Melbourne1.26.815.1318.13 121 Melbourne won by 11 points[Stats]
Richmond0.38.813.1117.12 114 Mon 25-Apr-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.51,651
Footscray10.312.316.518.8 116 Footscray won by 2 points[Stats]

Round 6[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton2.36.510.1012.13 85 Sat 30-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park25,480
Geelong4.16.59.714.11 95 Geelong won by 10 points[Stats]
Collingwood2.49.911.1119.16 130 Sat 30-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Victoria Park28,315
North Melbourne2.108.1213.1715.18 108 Collingwood won by 22 points[Stats]
Essendon3.611.1417.1627.19 181 Sat 30-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Windy Hill26,387
Footscray3.23.35.57.7 49 Essendon won by 132 points[Stats]
Hawthorn1.45.78.1112.16 88 Sat 30-Apr-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park33,096
Richmond2.57.89.1515.16 106 Richmond won by 18 points[Stats]
Melbourne3.66.1011.1718.18 126 Sat 30-Apr-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.22,590
Sydney2.75.138.1712.21 93 Melbourne won by 33 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.26.49.915.12 102 Sat 30-Apr-1983 2:10 pm Moorabbin Oval16,154
Fitzroy7.412.817.1022.11 143 Fitzroy won by 41 points[Stats]

Round 7[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fitzroy3.35.39.811.10 76 Sat 7-May-1983 2:10 pm Junction Oval18,770
Geelong1.14.47.89.13 67 Fitzroy won by 9 points[Stats]
Hawthorn3.26.69.1113.13 91 Sat 7-May-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park13,958
North Melbourne4.58.1113.1521.16 142 North Melbourne won by 51 points[Stats]
Melbourne5.28.412.916.12 108 Sat 7-May-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park25,192
St. Kilda3.18.39.511.9 75 Melbourne won by 33 points[Stats]
Richmond4.49.712.1216.16 112 Sat 7-May-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.49,707
Essendon7.311.516.621.11 137 Essendon won by 25 points[Stats]
Footscray3.24.77.1011.16 82 Sat 7-May-1983 2:10 pm Western Oval31,479
Collingwood5.38.313.414.4 88 Collingwood won by 6 points[Stats]
Sydney7.410.615.618.10 118 Sun 8-May-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.15,432
Carlton1.314.715.1222.17 149 Carlton won by 31 points[Stats]

Round 8[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood1.36.611.916.11 107 Sat 14-May-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park58,780
Richmond2.24.35.88.11 59 Collingwood won by 48 points[Stats]
Geelong3.27.109.1211.18 84 Sat 14-May-1983 2:10 pm Kardinia Park17,650
Sydney7.49.514.1216.14 110 Sydney won by 26 points[Stats]
Hawthorn5.59.1015.1320.17 137 Sat 14-May-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park21,835
Essendon2.36.311.814.11 95 Hawthorn won by 42 points[Stats]
Melbourne3.36.78.1212.15 87 Sat 14-May-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.33,758
Fitzroy4.47.712.1218.18 126 Fitzroy won by 39 points[Stats]
North Melbourne5.211.823.1329.15 189 Sat 14-May-1983 2:10 pm Arden Street15,556
Footscray2.25.57.711.8 74 North Melbourne won by 115 points[Stats]
St. Kilda5.45.69.1312.17 89 Sat 14-May-1983 2:10 pm Moorabbin Oval19,016
Carlton6.111.615.822.13 145 Carlton won by 56 points[Stats]

Round 9[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton1.510.1114.1215.14 104 Sat 21-May-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park30,660
Hawthorn6.28.712.1114.12 96 Carlton won by 8 points[Stats]
Essendon2.211.420.922.17 149 Sat 21-May-1983 2:10 pm Windy Hill19,955
Melbourne5.39.412.917.13 115 Essendon won by 34 points[Stats]
Fitzroy2.55.119.1613.21 99 Sat 21-May-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park22,336
Footscray6.310.415.922.13 145 Footscray won by 46 points[Stats]
Geelong4.28.410.912.12 84 Sat 21-May-1983 2:10 pm Kardinia Park21,802
North Melbourne7.013.417.818.16 124 North Melbourne won by 40 points[Stats]
St. Kilda4.16.58.1216.12 108 Sat 21-May-1983 2:10 pm Moorabbin Oval20,686
Richmond4.55.910.1313.15 93 St. Kilda won by 15 points[Stats]
Sydney6.37.712.1118.13 121 Sun 22-May-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.15,305
Collingwood4.48.911.1314.16 100 Sydney won by 21 points[Stats]

Round 10[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood3.45.96.1310.17 77 Sat 28-May-1983 2:10 pm Victoria Park32,820
Fitzroy6.17.78.1213.15 93 Fitzroy won by 16 points[Stats]
Essendon4.65.1012.1515.19 109 Sat 28-May-1983 2:10 pm Windy Hill20,793
Geelong3.47.612.615.7 97 Essendon won by 12 points[Stats]
Melbourne6.512.914.1116.13 109 Sat 28-May-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park23,989
Hawthorn3.211.517.827.9 171 Hawthorn won by 62 points[Stats]
North Melbourne4.312.721.1229.19 193 Sat 28-May-1983 2:10 pm Arden Street23,425
Carlton1.14.87.1111.16 82 North Melbourne won by 111 points[Stats]
Richmond2.24.38.816.10 106 Sat 28-May-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.21,047
Sydney6.26.78.814.10 94 Richmond won by 12 points[Stats]
Footscray6.88.1215.2117.26 128 Sat 28-May-1983 2:10 pm Western Oval19,247
St. Kilda3.19.810.1211.16 82 Footscray won by 46 points[Stats]

Round 11[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton6.49.612.1015.11 101 Sat 4-Jun-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park60,619
Essendon3.39.613.1019.12 126 Essendon won by 25 points[Stats]
Fitzroy7.611.917.1220.16 136 Sat 4-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Junction Oval16,153
Richmond3.58.811.1116.18 114 Fitzroy won by 22 points[Stats]
Hawthorn3.36.710.1212.16 88 Sat 4-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park13,482
Geelong3.47.48.614.11 95 Geelong won by 7 points[Stats]
Melbourne6.310.616.918.17 125 Sat 4-Jun-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.25,249
North Melbourne4.55.915.1320.19 139 North Melbourne won by 14 points[Stats]
St. Kilda6.611.819.1221.18 144 Sat 4-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Moorabbin Oval25,153
Collingwood5.411.918.1424.16 160 Collingwood won by 16 points[Stats]
Sydney4.39.911.1617.19 121 Sun 5-Jun-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.10,710
Footscray8.311.413.915.12 102 Sydney won by 19 points[Stats]

Round 12[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon1.510.820.1323.18 156 Sat 11-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Windy Hill20,012
Sydney6.19.211.513.5 83 Essendon won by 73 points[Stats]
Hawthorn4.712.920.1325.17 167 Sat 11-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park20,708
Fitzroy6.09.115.721.8 134 Hawthorn won by 33 points[Stats]
St. Kilda5.18.810.915.14 104 Sat 11-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Moorabbin Oval16,467
North Melbourne5.310.613.1120.15 135 North Melbourne won by 31 points[Stats]
Collingwood2.26.58.912.15 87 Mon 13-Jun-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park55,380
Melbourne2.03.18.510.8 68 Collingwood won by 19 points[Stats]
Richmond5.510.915.1121.15 141 Mon 13-Jun-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.48,243
Carlton1.63.87.1113.13 91 Richmond won by 50 points[Stats]
Footscray3.46.511.815.12 102 Mon 13-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Western Oval25,382
Geelong2.26.58.614.7 91 Footscray won by 11 points[Stats]

Round 13[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton5.411.519.1026.15 171 Sat 18-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park23,701
Footscray3.44.66.912.10 82 Carlton won by 89 points[Stats]
Fitzroy8.413.824.1134.16 220 Sat 18-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Junction Oval19,770
North Melbourne2.28.310.510.10 70 Fitzroy won by 150 points[Stats]
Geelong3.26.713.915.11 101 Sat 18-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Kardinia Park25,808
Collingwood2.25.47.413.7 85 Geelong won by 16 points[Stats]
Melbourne8.313.615.918.15 123 Sat 18-Jun-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.28,468
Richmond3.58.1014.1515.19 109 Melbourne won by 14 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.55.98.1113.13 91 Sat 18-Jun-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park30,616
Essendon6.38.816.921.12 138 Essendon won by 47 points[Stats]
Sydney2.44.107.1111.12 78 Sun 19-Jun-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.10,084
Hawthorn7.58.1012.1515.20 110 Hawthorn won by 32 points[Stats]

Round 14[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood3.23.48.915.10 100 Sat 25-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Victoria Park27,788
Carlton0.12.74.86.9 45 Collingwood won by 55 points[Stats]
Essendon1.33.46.78.10 58 Sat 25-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Windy Hill22,947
Fitzroy1.35.57.79.11 65 Fitzroy won by 7 points[Stats]
Hawthorn4.48.715.1021.17 143 Sat 25-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park8,188
St. Kilda7.68.118.159.20 74 Hawthorn won by 69 points[Stats]
Melbourne2.65.89.914.15 99 Sat 25-Jun-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.19,306
Footscray0.53.68.1212.13 85 Melbourne won by 14 points[Stats]
North Melbourne5.56.88.1311.16 82 Sat 25-Jun-1983 2:10 pm Arden Street7,404
Sydney2.24.45.57.8 50 North Melbourne won by 32 points[Stats]
Richmond2.15.27.411.4 70 Sat 25-Jun-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park17,339
Geelong4.55.610.810.9 69 Richmond won by 1 point[Stats]

Round 15[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton3.26.57.99.13 67 Sat 2-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park19,301
Melbourne3.27.911.1215.16 106 Melbourne won by 39 points[Stats]
Collingwood7.213.414.716.8 104 Sat 2-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Victoria Park33,611
Essendon1.14.28.713.9 87 Collingwood won by 17 points[Stats]
Geelong3.33.75.99.14 68 Sat 2-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Kardinia Park11,501
St. Kilda0.48.615.718.12 120 St. Kilda won by 52 points[Stats]
Richmond2.310.915.1316.18 114 Sat 2-Jul-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.23,622
North Melbourne7.112.416.921.12 138 North Melbourne won by 24 points[Stats]
Footscray2.26.48.69.6 60 Sat 2-Jul-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park15,750
Hawthorn2.26.412.713.11 89 Hawthorn won by 29 points[Stats]
Sydney6.110.517.923.9 147 Sun 3-Jul-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.10,315
Fitzroy8.415.615.1017.15 117 Sydney won by 30 points[Stats]

Round 16[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fitzroy6.28.610.1113.11 89 Sat 9-Jul-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park31,757
Carlton2.49.515.1318.16 124 Carlton won by 35 points[Stats]
North Melbourne5.311.416.819.14 128 Sat 9-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Arden Street22,345
Essendon4.45.57.816.11 107 North Melbourne won by 21 points[Stats]
Footscray5.37.89.912.12 84 Sat 9-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Western Oval15,006
Richmond4.48.811.1015.14 104 Richmond won by 20 points[Stats]
Hawthorn3.611.1116.1619.23 137 Sat 16-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park28,484
Collingwood5.56.1010.1314.16 100 Hawthorn won by 37 points[Stats]
Melbourne3.43.76.1210.19 79 Sat 16-Jul-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.34,155
Geelong2.34.58.1010.13 73 Melbourne won by 6 points[Stats]
St. Kilda5.110.214.620.9 129 Sat 16-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Moorabbin Oval17,861
Sydney4.67.911.1114.16 100 St. Kilda won by 29 points[Stats]

Round 17[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fitzroy2.414.1016.1220.18 138 Sat 23-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Junction Oval15,335
St. Kilda7.614.719.1422.17 149 St. Kilda won by 11 points[Stats]
Geelong2.46.48.411.7 73 Sat 23-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Kardinia Park17,657
Carlton2.23.711.1015.18 108 Carlton won by 35 points[Stats]
North Melbourne5.312.317.524.8 152 Sat 23-Jul-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park41,098
Collingwood2.26.510.1114.14 98 North Melbourne won by 54 points[Stats]
Richmond3.16.77.1311.16 82 Sat 23-Jul-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.31,084
Hawthorn8.210.412.1022.14 146 Hawthorn won by 64 points[Stats]
Footscray4.36.813.916.11 107 Sat 23-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Western Oval20,708
Essendon6.49.1014.1218.17 125 Essendon won by 18 points[Stats]
Sydney8.212.615.1018.17 125 Sun 24-Jul-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.11,094
Melbourne2.17.711.1316.16 112 Sydney won by 13 points[Stats]

Round 18[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton2.43.1311.1617.17 119 Sat 30-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park17,891
Sydney5.26.48.611.9 75 Carlton won by 44 points[Stats]
Collingwood3.44.78.712.10 82 Sat 30-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Victoria Park20,743
Footscray3.67.148.159.19 73 Collingwood won by 9 points[Stats]
Essendon1.44.84.126.14 50 Sat 30-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Windy Hill18,067
Richmond4.210.315.719.10 124 Richmond won by 74 points[Stats]
Geelong0.14.36.57.7 49 Sat 30-Jul-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park14,718
Fitzroy5.08.612.916.15 111 Fitzroy won by 62 points[Stats]
North Melbourne2.45.910.1512.18 90 Sat 30-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Arden Street17,720
Hawthorn4.27.210.515.7 97 Hawthorn won by 7 points[Stats]
St. Kilda5.59.611.811.15 81 Sat 30-Jul-1983 2:10 pm Moorabbin Oval20,218
Melbourne3.27.511.1014.14 98 Melbourne won by 17 points[Stats]

Round 19[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Sydney5.56.87.1210.15 75 Fri 5-Aug-1983 7:40 pm S.C.G.12,732
Geelong4.58.712.1220.21 141 Geelong won by 66 points[Stats]
Carlton6.69.1118.1325.18 168 Sat 6-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park19,217
St. Kilda3.25.67.108.13 61 Carlton won by 107 points[Stats]
Essendon10.413.619.1223.18 156 Sat 6-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Windy Hill19,237
Hawthorn3.18.710.1016.14 110 Essendon won by 46 points[Stats]
Fitzroy6.812.1621.2222.29 161 Sat 6-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Junction Oval13,870
Melbourne2.25.65.611.9 75 Fitzroy won by 86 points[Stats]
Richmond4.47.79.1211.13 79 Sat 6-Aug-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.81,966
Collingwood5.07.29.513.11 89 Collingwood won by 10 points[Stats]
Footscray4.15.49.810.11 71 Sat 6-Aug-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park12,028
North Melbourne6.316.718.925.14 164 North Melbourne won by 93 points[Stats]

Round 20[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood8.515.521.828.14 182 Sat 13-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Victoria Park18,772
Sydney2.28.713.918.12 120 Collingwood won by 62 points[Stats]
Hawthorn6.59.1111.1515.22 112 Sat 13-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park28,476
Carlton4.15.315.620.9 129 Carlton won by 17 points[Stats]
Melbourne6.511.716.819.10 124 Sat 13-Aug-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.38,620
Essendon4.110.516.921.15 141 Essendon won by 17 points[Stats]
North Melbourne1.86.1212.1616.20 116 Sat 13-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Arden Street11,943
Geelong5.48.1010.1311.18 84 North Melbourne won by 32 points[Stats]
Richmond2.43.67.99.11 65 Sat 13-Aug-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park21,811
St. Kilda5.310.615.921.14 140 St. Kilda won by 75 points[Stats]
Footscray2.08.412.619.11 125 Sat 13-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Western Oval14,688
Fitzroy9.311.1312.1514.15 99 Footscray won by 26 points[Stats]

Round 21[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton1.36.813.1118.18 126 Sat 20-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Princes Park32,610
North Melbourne5.69.712.913.15 93 Carlton won by 33 points[Stats]
Fitzroy2.48.510.1019.13 127 Sat 20-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Junction Oval24,284
Collingwood3.43.124.157.21 63 Fitzroy won by 64 points[Stats]
Geelong1.22.85.1012.11 83 Sat 20-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Kardinia Park20,110
Essendon8.413.520.626.9 165 Essendon won by 82 points[Stats]
Hawthorn5.415.1022.1125.22 172 Sat 20-Aug-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park21,192
Melbourne3.24.36.68.9 57 Hawthorn won by 115 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.29.712.1213.16 94 Sat 20-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Moorabbin Oval15,860
Footscray3.24.27.316.4 100 Footscray won by 6 points[Stats]
Sydney1.21.56.910.13 73 Sun 21-Aug-1983 2:10 pm S.C.G.11,475
Richmond3.79.1311.1915.24 114 Richmond won by 41 points[Stats]

Round 22[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood7.515.719.924.11 155 Sat 27-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Victoria Park19,016
St. Kilda1.04.48.614.8 92 Collingwood won by 63 points[Stats]
Essendon2.26.411.618.10 118 Sat 27-Aug-1983 2:10 pm VFL Park64,232
Carlton2.75.116.188.19 67 Essendon won by 51 points[Stats]
Geelong1.24.47.911.11 77 Sat 27-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Kardinia Park12,245
Hawthorn6.49.716.1124.13 157 Hawthorn won by 80 points[Stats]
North Melbourne6.48.814.1521.22 148 Sat 27-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Arden Street10,609
Melbourne2.69.119.1310.15 75 North Melbourne won by 73 points[Stats]
Richmond3.55.129.1712.21 93 Sat 27-Aug-1983 2:10 pm M.C.G.27,310
Fitzroy4.39.513.1019.13 127 Fitzroy won by 34 points[Stats]
Footscray2.19.713.817.12 114 Sat 27-Aug-1983 2:10 pm Western Oval13,389
Sydney3.54.68.1110.12 72 Footscray won by 42 points[Stats]

1983 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 North Melbourne 22 16 6 0 2789 2183 127.76 64
2 Hawthorn 22 15 7 0 2675 2078 128.73 60
3 Fitzroy 22 15 7 0 2608 2059 126.66 60
4 Essendon 22 15 7 0 2664 2215 120.27 60
5 Carlton 22 13 9 0 2360 2244 105.17 52
6 Collingwood 22 12 10 0 2315 2247 103.03 48
7 Footscray 22 10 12 0 2102 2428 86.57 40
8 Melbourne 22 9 13 0 2220 2557 86.82 36
9 Geelong 22 8 14 0 1932 2197 87.94 32
10 Richmond 22 7 15 0 2124 2392 88.80 28
11 Sydney 22 7 15 0 2068 2670 77.45 28
12 St. Kilda 22 5 17 0 2150 2737 78.55 20
  H&A 132 132 132 0 28007 28007 100.00 528
  Finals 6 6 6 0 1215 1215 100.00 24
  Total 138 138 138 0 29222 29222 100.00 552

Elimination Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon4.37.514.517.12 114 Sat 3-Sep-1983 2:30 pm VFL Park65,881
Carlton3.38.411.712.9 81 Essendon won by 33 points[Stats]

Qualifying Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fitzroy5.47.512.719.9 123 Sat 3-Sep-1983 2:30 pm M.C.G.58,288
Hawthorn5.411.815.1019.13 127 Hawthorn won by 4 points[Stats]

First Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon5.37.89.1116.13 109 Sat 10-Sep-1983 2:30 pm M.C.G.81,090
Fitzroy3.48.910.1212.14 86 Essendon won by 23 points[Stats]

Second Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Hawthorn0.26.69.813.10 88 Sat 10-Sep-1983 2:30 pm VFL Park41,063
North Melbourne2.43.65.96.12 48 Hawthorn won by 40 points[Stats]

Preliminary Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon8.212.517.1025.14 164 Sat 17-Sep-1983 2:30 pm VFL Park63,785
North Melbourne2.19.210.312.6 78 Essendon won by 86 points[Stats]

Grand Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Hawthorn5.612.1016.1820.20 140 Sat 24-Sep-1983 2:50 pm M.C.G.110,332
Essendon3.04.14.38.9 57 Hawthorn won by 83 points[Stats]

Footnotes

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