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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 Sports Ground; 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

1965 V/AFL Premiership Season

 
 

1965 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 St. Kilda 18 14 4 0 1573 1154 136.31 56
2 Collingwood 18 13 5 0 1473 1131 130.24 52
3 Geelong 18 13 5 0 1319 1088 121.23 52
4 Essendon 18 12 6 0 1465 1102 132.94 48
5 Richmond 18 10 8 0 1561 1249 124.98 40
6 Carlton 18 10 8 0 1317 1190 110.67 40
7 Melbourne 18 10 8 0 1265 1315 96.20 40
8 South Melbourne 18 9 9 0 1386 1550 89.42 36
9 North Melbourne 18 5 13 0 1143 1415 80.78 20
10 Footscray 18 4 14 0 1010 1310 77.10 16
11 Fitzroy 18 4 14 0 1114 1580 70.51 16
12 Hawthorn 18 4 14 0 1200 1742 68.89 16
  H&A 108 108 108 0 15826 15826 100.00 432
  Finals 4 4 4 0 671 671 100.00 16
  Total 112 112 112 0 16497 16497 100.00 448

1965 Round by Round

Round 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 1SF | 2SF | PF | GF

Round 1[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fitzroy1.13.103.108.16 64 Sat 17-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Brunswick Street17,500
Essendon3.83.910.1611.18 84 Essendon won by 20 points[Stats]
Hawthorn0.06.47.58.6 54 Sat 17-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Glenferrie Oval36,000
Carlton6.56.911.1712.19 91 Carlton won by 37 points[Stats]
St. Kilda3.35.56.78.12 60 Sat 17-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Moorabbin Oval51,370
Collingwood0.02.47.48.6 54 St. Kilda won by 6 points[Stats]
Geelong0.03.24.35.5 35 Mon 19-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Kardinia Park23,232
Footscray0.12.25.35.3 33 Geelong won by 2 points[Stats]
North Melbourne0.61.123.124.12 36 Mon 19-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Coburg City Oval13,774
South Melbourne1.43.74.76.10 46 South Melbourne won by 10 points[Stats]
Richmond3.23.46.46.5 41 Mon 19-Apr-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.36,283
Melbourne1.06.26.37.5 47 Melbourne won by 6 points[Stats]

Round 2[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton3.14.46.78.11 59 Sat 24-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Princes Park34,945
Geelong5.36.48.89.11 65 Geelong won by 6 points[Stats]
Collingwood2.44.106.1111.13 79 Sat 24-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Victoria Park31,379
Richmond3.57.67.89.10 64 Collingwood won by 15 points[Stats]
Essendon6.79.916.1420.18 138 Sat 24-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Windy Hill20,500
Hawthorn2.03.35.46.8 44 Essendon won by 94 points[Stats]
Melbourne1.74.118.1211.14 80 Sat 24-Apr-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.21,744
North Melbourne2.35.67.810.12 72 Melbourne won by 8 points[Stats]
South Melbourne1.02.35.37.9 51 Sat 24-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Lake Oval23,979
St. Kilda2.24.57.1012.12 84 St. Kilda won by 33 points[Stats]
Footscray2.42.56.68.6 54 Sat 24-Apr-1965 2:15 pm Western Oval16,998
Fitzroy1.06.26.49.4 58 Fitzroy won by 4 points[Stats]

Round 3[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood3.77.1015.1519.16 130 Sat 1-May-1965 2:15 pm Victoria Park25,733
Hawthorn1.16.38.610.9 69 Collingwood won by 61 points[Stats]
Fitzroy4.06.07.19.4 58 Sat 1-May-1965 2:15 pm Brunswick Street15,890
Melbourne3.710.1211.2214.25 109 Melbourne won by 51 points[Stats]
North Melbourne1.34.86.117.13 55 Sat 1-May-1965 2:15 pm Coburg City Oval17,408
Geelong3.37.610.714.14 98 Geelong won by 43 points[Stats]
Richmond0.44.97.912.13 85 Sat 1-May-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.43,412
St. Kilda4.28.413.614.12 96 St. Kilda won by 11 points[Stats]
South Melbourne1.64.1111.1312.14 86 Sat 1-May-1965 2:15 pm Lake Oval23,200
Carlton1.36.58.810.11 71 South Melbourne won by 15 points[Stats]
Footscray2.35.65.86.12 48 Sat 1-May-1965 2:15 pm Western Oval24,365
Essendon4.38.613.1118.18 126 Essendon won by 78 points[Stats]

Round 4[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton2.110.315.316.11 107 Sat 8-May-1965 2:15 pm Princes Park12,728
North Melbourne2.43.65.86.8 44 Carlton won by 63 points[Stats]
Essendon3.17.18.310.9 69 Sat 8-May-1965 2:15 pm Windy Hill14,500
Richmond4.38.412.814.9 93 Richmond won by 24 points[Stats]
Geelong3.44.67.77.8 50 Sat 8-May-1965 2:15 pm Kardinia Park21,525
Collingwood1.13.54.56.9 45 Geelong won by 5 points[Stats]
Hawthorn1.37.910.1114.14 98 Sat 8-May-1965 2:15 pm Glenferrie Oval9,000
Fitzroy2.25.28.49.7 61 Hawthorn won by 37 points[Stats]
Melbourne3.36.68.712.8 80 Sat 8-May-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.27,404
South Melbourne4.36.38.811.11 77 Melbourne won by 3 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.25.49.614.7 91 Sat 8-May-1965 2:15 pm Moorabbin Oval14,464
Footscray2.22.44.57.8 50 St. Kilda won by 41 points[Stats]

Round 5[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood6.17.48.99.11 65 Sat 15-May-1965 2:15 pm Victoria Park37,223
Carlton1.25.510.613.7 85 Carlton won by 20 points[Stats]
Fitzroy2.47.47.612.9 81 Sat 15-May-1965 2:15 pm Brunswick Street10,561
North Melbourne8.312.715.916.13 109 North Melbourne won by 28 points[Stats]
Geelong1.21.44.78.7 55 Sat 15-May-1965 2:15 pm Kardinia Park27,774
Melbourne2.07.68.610.9 69 Melbourne won by 14 points[Stats]
Richmond4.79.99.1514.21 105 Sat 15-May-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.32,104
Hawthorn1.04.44.108.12 60 Richmond won by 45 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.72.106.137.14 56 Sat 15-May-1965 2:15 pm Moorabbin Oval39,965
Essendon1.27.311.614.9 93 Essendon won by 37 points[Stats]
Footscray6.37.611.911.11 77 Sat 15-May-1965 2:15 pm Western Oval18,253
South Melbourne0.16.47.611.10 76 Footscray won by 1 point[Stats]

Round 6[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton3.43.86.128.13 61 Sat 22-May-1965 2:15 pm Princes Park27,949
Richmond1.33.34.56.9 45 Carlton won by 16 points[Stats]
Fitzroy0.14.55.58.8 56 Sat 22-May-1965 2:15 pm Brunswick Street11,925
Geelong3.75.1110.1511.21 87 Geelong won by 31 points[Stats]
Hawthorn5.29.311.412.9 81 Sat 22-May-1965 2:15 pm Glenferrie Oval11,800
Footscray0.36.77.1210.14 74 Hawthorn won by 7 points[Stats]
Melbourne1.42.75.86.13 49 Sat 22-May-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.58,808
Collingwood0.13.14.37.5 47 Melbourne won by 2 points[Stats]
North Melbourne0.06.66.78.10 58 Sat 22-May-1965 2:15 pm Coburg City Oval13,291
St. Kilda5.55.512.1114.12 96 St. Kilda won by 38 points[Stats]
South Melbourne5.28.312.914.12 96 Sat 22-May-1965 2:15 pm Lake Oval24,200
Essendon3.110.711.912.16 88 South Melbourne won by 8 points[Stats]

Round 7[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood4.18.612.815.11 101 Sat 29-May-1965 2:15 pm Victoria Park33,452
South Melbourne2.33.46.610.12 72 Collingwood won by 29 points[Stats]
Essendon1.23.95.175.23 53 Sat 29-May-1965 2:15 pm Windy Hill35,500
Carlton2.16.57.810.9 69 Carlton won by 16 points[Stats]
Geelong4.56.1116.1318.14 122 Sat 29-May-1965 2:15 pm Kardinia Park19,004
Hawthorn2.23.55.66.9 45 Geelong won by 77 points[Stats]
Richmond5.511.1014.1321.16 142 Sat 29-May-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.24,602
North Melbourne3.33.36.76.12 48 Richmond won by 94 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.45.98.1011.18 84 Sat 29-May-1965 2:15 pm Moorabbin Oval18,670
Fitzroy2.22.33.55.5 35 St. Kilda won by 49 points[Stats]
Footscray3.44.78.99.11 65 Sat 29-May-1965 2:15 pm Western Oval18,380
Melbourne2.17.37.610.9 69 Melbourne won by 4 points[Stats]

Round 8[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton0.62.105.196.22 58 Sat 5-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Princes Park41,561
Melbourne3.35.108.1113.17 95 Melbourne won by 37 points[Stats]
Collingwood2.28.99.1014.12 96 Sat 5-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Victoria Park25,349
Footscray3.35.68.1111.12 78 Collingwood won by 18 points[Stats]
Geelong1.24.65.108.14 62 Sat 5-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Kardinia Park27,584
St. Kilda0.32.44.66.7 43 Geelong won by 19 points[Stats]
North Melbourne1.23.67.911.15 81 Sat 5-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Coburg City Oval12,828
Essendon3.36.610.813.10 88 Essendon won by 7 points[Stats]
Richmond5.58.715.1021.17 143 Sat 5-Jun-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.20,649
Fitzroy1.56.87.1310.15 75 Richmond won by 68 points[Stats]
South Melbourne3.36.127.1713.24 102 Sat 5-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Lake Oval17,400
Hawthorn0.51.87.1412.19 91 South Melbourne won by 11 points[Stats]

Round 9[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon1.23.44.97.12 54 Sat 12-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Windy Hill34,900
Collingwood4.28.611.912.14 86 Collingwood won by 32 points[Stats]
Hawthorn3.24.610.814.10 94 Sat 12-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Glenferrie Oval11,000
North Melbourne4.58.810.1114.13 97 North Melbourne won by 3 points[Stats]
South Melbourne4.210.217.520.9 129 Sat 12-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Lake Oval32,260
Geelong3.48.712.817.13 115 South Melbourne won by 14 points[Stats]
Fitzroy3.35.47.69.7 61 Mon 14-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Brunswick Street20,140
Carlton2.46.89.1214.18 102 Carlton won by 41 points[Stats]
Melbourne4.16.47.69.7 61 Mon 14-Jun-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.72,114
St. Kilda6.38.711.1118.14 122 St. Kilda won by 61 points[Stats]
Footscray2.16.86.99.11 65 Mon 14-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Western Oval25,345
Richmond3.94.127.159.17 71 Richmond won by 6 points[Stats]

Round 10[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton3.24.510.912.10 82 Sat 26-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Princes Park19,679
Footscray1.24.47.58.10 58 Carlton won by 24 points[Stats]
Fitzroy1.23.67.1114.16 100 Sat 26-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Brunswick Street12,884
South Melbourne4.48.610.614.10 94 Fitzroy won by 6 points[Stats]
Geelong3.26.610.712.9 81 Sat 26-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Kardinia Park25,350
Richmond2.65.88.109.11 65 Geelong won by 16 points[Stats]
Melbourne2.12.35.46.6 42 Sat 26-Jun-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.51,420
Essendon1.56.109.1010.11 71 Essendon won by 29 points[Stats]
North Melbourne3.27.410.612.11 83 Sat 26-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Coburg City Oval21,626
Collingwood2.56.79.1013.12 90 Collingwood won by 7 points[Stats]
St. Kilda8.215.421.724.12 156 Sat 26-Jun-1965 2:15 pm Moorabbin Oval20,010
Hawthorn3.36.47.611.9 75 St. Kilda won by 81 points[Stats]

Round 11[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Hawthorn0.24.59.89.13 67 Sat 3-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Glenferrie Oval14,900
Melbourne5.28.713.919.11 125 Melbourne won by 58 points[Stats]
St. Kilda0.05.19.312.8 80 Sat 3-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Moorabbin Oval35,784
Carlton3.55.89.1210.14 74 St. Kilda won by 6 points[Stats]
Footscray1.63.75.77.10 52 Sat 3-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Western Oval14,150
North Melbourne1.02.64.85.10 40 Footscray won by 12 points[Stats]
Collingwood3.14.47.810.14 74 Sat 10-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Victoria Park20,687
Fitzroy0.12.33.44.6 30 Collingwood won by 44 points[Stats]
Essendon3.55.89.1312.16 88 Sat 10-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Windy Hill27,000
Geelong1.22.54.86.9 45 Essendon won by 43 points[Stats]
Richmond5.410.914.1223.20 158 Sat 10-Jul-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.35,220
South Melbourne1.46.610.612.10 82 Richmond won by 76 points[Stats]

Round 12[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton2.55.106.138.19 67 Sat 17-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Princes Park12,791
Hawthorn3.14.36.48.4 52 Carlton won by 15 points[Stats]
Collingwood1.36.78.88.13 61 Sat 17-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Victoria Park29,357
St. Kilda4.25.26.47.5 47 Collingwood won by 14 points[Stats]
Essendon2.35.310.812.12 84 Sat 17-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Windy Hill10,650
Fitzroy1.02.23.43.8 26 Essendon won by 58 points[Stats]
Melbourne2.25.25.49.6 60 Sat 17-Jul-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.36,839
Richmond3.64.87.119.12 66 Richmond won by 6 points[Stats]
South Melbourne3.36.77.88.8 56 Sat 17-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Lake Oval9,520
North Melbourne3.54.105.146.17 53 South Melbourne won by 3 points[Stats]
Footscray0.10.21.81.8 14 Sat 17-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Western Oval13,395
Geelong1.13.83.85.13 43 Geelong won by 29 points[Stats]

Round 13[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fitzroy1.53.86.107.13 55 Sat 24-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Brunswick Street7,486
Footscray1.14.24.36.6 42 Fitzroy won by 13 points[Stats]
Geelong1.53.54.95.9 39 Sat 24-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Kardinia Park19,658
Carlton3.16.28.79.12 66 Carlton won by 27 points[Stats]
Hawthorn0.15.16.37.5 47 Sat 24-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Glenferrie Oval11,400
Essendon2.25.39.1010.11 71 Essendon won by 24 points[Stats]
North Melbourne3.34.89.1211.15 81 Sat 24-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Coburg City Oval8,312
Melbourne1.03.35.39.6 60 North Melbourne won by 21 points[Stats]
Richmond1.24.64.68.8 56 Sat 24-Jul-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.56,360
Collingwood3.18.311.412.7 79 Collingwood won by 23 points[Stats]
St. Kilda1.18.610.718.9 117 Sat 24-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Moorabbin Oval18,709
South Melbourne2.54.65.106.12 48 St. Kilda won by 69 points[Stats]

Round 14[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton1.44.116.149.19 73 Sat 31-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Princes Park20,744
South Melbourne3.75.1011.1113.12 90 South Melbourne won by 17 points[Stats]
Essendon3.57.911.1013.18 96 Sat 31-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Windy Hill16,800
Footscray3.24.36.76.11 47 Essendon won by 49 points[Stats]
Geelong2.75.97.1210.17 77 Sat 31-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Kardinia Park17,154
North Melbourne0.13.24.35.4 34 Geelong won by 43 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.34.77.108.12 60 Sat 31-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Glenferrie Oval18,500
Collingwood1.45.125.1412.22 94 Collingwood won by 34 points[Stats]
Melbourne4.310.611.812.11 83 Sat 31-Jul-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.20,381
Fitzroy4.36.78.1211.15 81 Melbourne won by 2 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.18.410.714.12 96 Sat 31-Jul-1965 2:15 pm Moorabbin Oval34,076
Richmond3.74.76.1311.17 83 St. Kilda won by 13 points[Stats]

Round 15[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood3.46.513.714.9 93 Sat 7-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Victoria Park26,915
Geelong2.24.26.27.4 46 Collingwood won by 47 points[Stats]
Fitzroy0.11.51.74.12 36 Sat 7-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Brunswick Street7,463
Hawthorn4.45.56.68.6 54 Hawthorn won by 18 points[Stats]
North Melbourne4.04.16.36.8 44 Sat 7-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Coburg City Oval11,474
Carlton0.15.15.15.2 32 North Melbourne won by 12 points[Stats]
Richmond3.210.511.614.10 94 Sat 7-Aug-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.32,031
Essendon2.14.25.55.6 36 Richmond won by 58 points[Stats]
South Melbourne2.54.59.911.12 78 Sat 7-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Lake Oval15,130
Melbourne2.22.63.75.9 39 South Melbourne won by 39 points[Stats]
Footscray0.14.45.66.9 45 Sat 7-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Western Oval11,313
St. Kilda4.84.109.159.15 69 St. Kilda won by 24 points[Stats]

Round 16[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton5.36.99.1211.16 82 Sat 14-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Princes Park36,730
Collingwood5.49.611.816.11 107 Collingwood won by 25 points[Stats]
Essendon1.44.55.89.15 69 Sat 14-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Windy Hill28,700
St. Kilda0.33.66.89.10 64 Essendon won by 5 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.36.89.99.14 68 Sat 14-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Glenferrie Oval15,000
Richmond3.710.812.1016.14 110 Richmond won by 42 points[Stats]
Melbourne4.36.58.611.7 73 Sat 14-Aug-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.44,753
Geelong1.17.613.916.11 107 Geelong won by 34 points[Stats]
North Melbourne4.37.69.812.10 82 Sat 14-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Coburg City Oval7,738
Fitzroy3.55.710.912.11 83 Fitzroy won by 1 point[Stats]
South Melbourne0.33.76.1310.18 78 Sat 14-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Lake Oval13,600
Footscray5.27.410.1013.14 92 Footscray won by 14 points[Stats]

Round 17[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood4.36.69.714.10 94 Sat 21-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Victoria Park33,318
Melbourne1.34.66.87.10 52 Collingwood won by 42 points[Stats]
Essendon2.44.88.1214.13 97 Sat 21-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Windy Hill18,950
South Melbourne0.02.14.64.7 31 Essendon won by 66 points[Stats]
Geelong3.24.66.89.16 70 Sat 21-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Kardinia Park15,651
Fitzroy3.05.27.38.4 52 Geelong won by 18 points[Stats]
Richmond5.19.313.514.8 92 Sat 21-Aug-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.40,576
Carlton1.24.67.710.9 69 Richmond won by 23 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.83.99.912.13 85 Sat 21-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Moorabbin Oval18,704
North Melbourne1.34.45.106.12 48 St. Kilda won by 37 points[Stats]
Footscray0.50.102.144.17 41 Sat 21-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Western Oval10,498
Hawthorn1.23.27.411.6 72 Hawthorn won by 31 points[Stats]

Round 18[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton2.26.79.910.9 69 Sat 28-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Princes Park26,267
Essendon1.02.23.59.6 60 Carlton won by 9 points[Stats]
Fitzroy3.211.313.516.6 102 Sat 28-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Brunswick Street15,762
St. Kilda3.46.615.1019.13 127 St. Kilda won by 25 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.35.68.610.9 69 Sat 28-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Glenferrie Oval15,100
Geelong7.610.1112.1517.20 122 Geelong won by 53 points[Stats]
Melbourne1.37.310.910.12 72 Sat 28-Aug-1965 2:15 pm M.C.G.19,532
Footscray4.26.38.910.15 75 Footscray won by 3 points[Stats]
North Melbourne4.25.78.911.12 78 Sat 28-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Coburg City Oval11,867
Richmond0.30.73.106.12 48 North Melbourne won by 30 points[Stats]
South Melbourne3.68.1110.1513.16 94 Sat 28-Aug-1965 2:15 pm Lake Oval28,860
Collingwood4.16.310.412.6 78 South Melbourne won by 16 points[Stats]

1965 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 St. Kilda 18 14 4 0 1573 1154 136.31 56
2 Collingwood 18 13 5 0 1473 1131 130.24 52
3 Geelong 18 13 5 0 1319 1088 121.23 52
4 Essendon 18 12 6 0 1465 1102 132.94 48
5 Richmond 18 10 8 0 1561 1249 124.98 40
6 Carlton 18 10 8 0 1317 1190 110.67 40
7 Melbourne 18 10 8 0 1265 1315 96.20 40
8 South Melbourne 18 9 9 0 1386 1550 89.42 36
9 North Melbourne 18 5 13 0 1143 1415 80.78 20
10 Footscray 18 4 14 0 1010 1310 77.10 16
11 Fitzroy 18 4 14 0 1114 1580 70.51 16
12 Hawthorn 18 4 14 0 1200 1742 68.89 16
  H&A 108 108 108 0 15826 15826 100.00 432
  Finals 4 4 4 0 671 671 100.00 16
  Total 112 112 112 0 16497 16497 100.00 448

First Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon3.58.1410.1614.19 103 Sat 4-Sep-1965 2:30 pm M.C.G.89,833
Geelong2.04.36.87.9 51 Essendon won by 52 points[Stats]

Second Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood5.58.711.1014.17 101 Sat 11-Sep-1965 2:30 pm M.C.G.98,395
St. Kilda2.76.1411.2213.24 102 St. Kilda won by 1 point[Stats]

Preliminary Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon3.65.910.1014.13 97 Sat 18-Sep-1965 2:30 pm M.C.G.95,386
Collingwood1.03.04.46.6 42 Essendon won by 55 points[Stats]

Grand Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon2.75.1010.1814.21 105 Sat 25-Sep-1965 2:50 pm M.C.G.104,846
St. Kilda1.64.85.119.16 70 Essendon won by 35 points[Stats]

Footnotes

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