A Player's Perspective: Corey Watts

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 10:00 AM

When Sandringham Dragons recruit Corey Watts made his way across the Nullabor earlier this year, he couldn’t have predicted how his first season at East Perth would unfold.

“It’s been a bit tricky to start off with,” he said.

“You come all this way to play footy and then something like this (the coronavirus crisis) happens. It has definitely presented Read More [+]

A Player's Perspective: Angus Scott

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 8:50 PM

Like thousands of other Australians, Angus Scott found himself at the centre of efforts to control the spread of coronavirus when he was forced to self-isolate earlier this week.  

He had travelled to his home state of Victoria to attend his grandfather’s funeral and returned to Perth on Wednesday night.

“My grandpa had been quite sick for Read More [+]

East Perth Forever and Office Closure

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 4:30 PM

We are currently living in extraordinarily difficult times. Life as we knew it has changed and we continue to face greater uncertainty in all aspects of our lives. Football is not immune to this.

The club is working tirelessly to ensure the East Perth Football Club survives this current situation. The Royals and the WAFL have been a constant in all our lives and it is our duty to ensure that the club and competition Read More [+]

Football Department Update

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 7:49 PM

Football Operations Manager Warren Parker gives East Perth fans an update on how the club is managing the COVID-19 situation.

Obviously, these are unprecedented times for everyone, how is East Perth managing the (COVID-19) situation as a club?

WP: We’re managing it day by day. We’re getting updated information from different parties every day. As you said, these are unprecedented Read More [+]

Message from our President and CEO

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 4:34 PM

Dear all valued members, sponsors and supporters,

The West Australian Football League, WAFLW, and WA Talent programs have been postponed until May 31 in an effort to reduce the spread of Coronavirus throughout our community.

The decision has been made together with the AFL and State football bodies around Australia as part of a Read More [+]

Local club benefits from Community Grant Funding

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 5:04 PM

The Mount Hawthorn Junior Football Club is the worthy recipient of three community grants after submitting funding applications to the City of Vincent, Toyota Australia and Bendigo North Perth Community Bank.

The City of Vincent ‘Female Participation in Sport Grant’ will enable the Cardies to establish activities, programs, and projects that promote and encourage equal participation of women and girls in sport. 

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Season Preview: Jeremy Barnard Q & A

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 4:10 PM

League Coach Jeremy Barnard gives East Perth fans an insight into preparations for the 2020 season.

2020 will be your second season at the helm of East Perth. What are some of the learnings that came out of your first year at the club?

JB: Last season, we focused on developing and getting the players used to our Read More [+]

Meet our Football Manager, Warren Parker

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 4:00 PM

He may have only had his feet under the desk for a little over a week, but newly appointed Football Operations Manager, Warren Parker, is firmly committed to driving East Perth’s rise up the ladder.

Parker joined East Perth from Claremont, where he had spent the past eight years in various sports administration roles, most recently, Talent Manager.

“Coming in, Read More [+]

Pre-season match details confirmed

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 4:00 PM

Details of East Perth’s pre-season matches have been confirmed.

The Royals will play Carey Park, Swan Districts and Claremont prior to the 2020 WAFL season.

Jeremy Barnard’s brother, Richard, is the league coach for the Panthers in the South West Football League; the brothers will go head-to-head as coaches at Gosnells Recreation Ground at 12.30pm on Saturday 14 March.

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Ellenbrook clubs forge partnership

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 12:54 PM

The Ellenbrook Dockers Junior Football Club and Ellenbrook Eels Senior Football Club have come together to sign an important MOU that will create a clear pathway from Juniors through to Seniors and facilitate closer relationships between both organisations. 

Dockers President Ben Ridley said it was an important outcome for the local football community.

“There was some hard work undertaken during the Read More [+]