Robertson: ‘Doing the little things right’

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 2:14 PM

New East Perth recruit Nick Robertson says it is up to the club’s senior players to set the tone for the 2020 season.

The former Brisbane utility spent six seasons at the Lions and set himself apart with his commitment to diet, training and preparation on and off the field. 

The 24-year-old joined the Royals’ group at training for the first time this Read More [+]

Royals Recruiting Update

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 3:21 PM

East Perth’s impressive off season has continued with the signing of former Brisbane Lion Nick Robertson and young key defender Corey Watts from the Sandringham Dragons.

Regarded as one of the Lions’ hardest working players, Robertson was an integral member of the Brisbane’s best 22 during 2017 and 2018, playing 42 of a possible 44 games.

In 2019 Robertson played five games for the Lions including a stellar performance Read More [+]

Kerr Sets Barometer High For 2020

Monday, December 23, 2019 - 9:00 AM

Most East Perth fans will remember Rohan Kerr’s five-goal haul for West Perth on Grand Final day in 2013.

 Kerr spent four seasons with the Falcons between 2013 and 2016 and went on to play in back-to-back premierships with Pinjarra in the Peel League in 2017 and 2018. After returning to the WAFL competition in 2019, he will line-up for his second season at Read More [+]

Schumacher Marks New Chapter at the Royals

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 4:00 PM

Angus Schumacher believes his time on Carlton’s list will hold him in good stead for the next chapter of his life in Perth.

Schumacher is one of four key off-season signings for East Perth ahead of the 2020 season. 

The 20-year-old, who was taken at pick 70 in the 2017 NAB AFL National Draft, spent two years at the Blues. He made his Read More [+]

Colts Coach Announcement

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 8:25 PM

Daniel Curtis will lead our Colts for season 2020.

Curtis was chosen as Garry Moss' successor after a quick but indepth process.

'Daniel was very impressive in his interview.' CEO Dean Turner said

'There were a number of high quality candidates but it was Daniel's knowledge of the players, program and passion for the group that ultimately gave him the edge.' Turner commented.

'It is a credit to Scott Faulkner (Talent Manager) and the Talent Read More [+]

Notice of AGM

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 11:53 AM

Please be advised that the East Perth Football Club Annual General Meeting will be held on Sunday 19th January 2020 in the East Perth Member’s Bar, Leederville Oval.

The meeting will commence at 1.30pm. All Financial Members are invited to attend. Matters for consideration include

  • Confirming the minutes of the previous AGM
  • Receiving and considering the 2019 Financial Statements and Auditor’s Report

The Election of the Board and President has already taken place Read More [+]

Veide's Game Of Chance

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 3:19 PM

They say life is a game of chance.

 A job transfer led South Australian Jake Veide to Perth and the gamble he took on East Perth could be the boost the Royals need to climb up the ladder in 2020.

 Veide played 114 games for South Adelaide in the SANFL and a chance phone call from East Perth Operations Read More [+]

Lynch Confident The Tide Will Turn Quickly

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 2:49 PM

East Perth recruit Aidan Lynch’s football career has come full circle.
 
The former West Perth midfielder grew up barracking for East Perth as a youngster, and now the 25-year-old will pull on the Royals jumper in 2020 after transferring from the Falcons in December.
 
“My family is actually East Perth supporters but the location where we were living is what drew me to West Perth,” Read More [+]

Royals Women's Network Christmas Cheer

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 9:49 AM

On Thursday 5th December the Royals Women’s Network gathered in the Wally Edwards Room at the iconic WACA ground to celebrate the festive season.

Hosted by EPFC Director Jo Davies, the night gave ladies from Junior Clubs, various business sectors, Royals fans and players from our Rogers Cup team an opportunity to network.  Ladies were also given the opportunity to purchase Envy Jewelry, which raised funds for the Club.

Jo Read More [+]

From Navy To Royal

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 3:32 PM

The Royals have pulled off a recruiting coup, enlisting the services of former Carlton player Angus Schumacher. The 192cm, 85kg utility is known as a rebounding defender, however, is keen to use his size and pace through the midfield on the big WA grounds.

‘Angus’ strongest attribute is his elite left foot kicking skills. He is also a strong tackler, relentless in his attack on the ball, has quick hands and Read More [+]